South Africa & Kruger Park highlights tour

Come and explore what makes South Africa and its surroundings so unique!

Experience an abundance of wildlife and submerge yourself in historic landmarks

Experience the splendor of the Kruger National park, combined with 5-star treatment and big 5 safaris. Then capture the essence of South Africa’s Garden Route in the Western Cape. From adventure to style, and end your trip in the Mother City; called Cape Town, for the Two Ocean experience.

Explore the South African & Kruger Park Itinerary below

Come and explore what makes South Africa and its surroundings so unique!

Day 1

OVERNIGHT: SANDTON 5* HOTEL

  • Arrive at OR Tambo International Airport and be welcomed by a representative who will escort you to your luxurious transfer.
  • Check-in at the Sandton 5* Hotel and relax in the vibrant city of Sandton with an afternoon at leisure.
  • Optional: Explore Sandton Nelson Mandela Square, renowned for its restaurants and exclusive boutique shops.
  • Included in your stay: Meet and Greet service, air-conditioned 7-seater vehicle, and English-speaking driver guide.
  • Optional: Upgrade your experience with knowledgeable guide services for a more in-depth discovery of South Africa.
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Day 2

OVERNIGHT: SANDTON 5* HOTEL

  • Enjoy a delicious breakfast at your hotel.
  • Embark on a full-day tour of Soweto and Johannesburg’s inner city with a knowledgeable English-speaking guide.
  • Visit Kliptown Open Air Museum, Regina Mundi Church, Hector Pietersen Museum, Nelson Mandela House, and Soccer City.
  • Lunch in Soweto included.
  • Drive-by orientation tour of Johannesburg’s inner city, including Constitution Hill and Maboneng Precinct.
  • Return to your hotel via the upscale suburb of Houghton.
  • Optional: Book your unforgettable tour now and immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of South Africa!

Day 3

OVERNIGHT: SANDTON 5* HOTEL

  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Discover the origins of humankind and immerse in African culture at the Cradle of Humankind and Lesedi Cultural Village.
  • Visit Maropeng Visitor Centre to learn about human evolution.
  • Experience five unique African cultures at Lesedi Cultural Village through a multilingual guided tour.
  • Conclude your day with a traditional African feast.
  • Optional: Upgrade your experience with a visit to Lesedi Cultural Village.

Day 4

OVERNIGHT: 4/5* lodge inside the Kruger or in the Kruger Surround which is just as beautiful as it’s the same region – FULL BOARD

  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Private transfer to the airport for your flight to Kruger National Park.
  • Afternoon game drive safari in Kruger National Park (timing dependent on arrival time).
  • Overnight at a 4/5-star lodge inside or near the park, with dinner included.
  • Note: Kruger gate closes at 5:30 PM, plan accordingly for a seamless arrival.

Day 5

OVERNIGHT: 4/5* lodge inside the Kruger or in the Kruger Surround which is just as beautiful as it’s the same region – FULL BOARD

  • Breakfast at your lodge.
  • Morning game drive safari to spot wildlife in their natural habitat.
  • Lunch at the lodge.
  • Afternoon game drive safari.
  • Dinner at the lodge.
  • Overnight at the 4/5-star lodge.

Day 6

OVERNIGHT: 4/5* lodge inside the Kruger or in the Kruger Surround which is just as beautiful as it’s the same region – FULL BOARD

  • Breakfast at your lodge.
  • Morning game drive safari to spot wildlife in their natural habitat.
  • Lunch at the lodge.
  • Afternoon game drive safari.
  • Dinner at the lodge.
  • Overnight at the 4/5-star lodge.

Day 7

OVERNIGHT: PORT ELIZABETH HOTEL 5*

  • Breakfast at your lodge.
  • Morning game drive safari.
  • Transfer to Port Elizabeth International Airport for your onward flight (flights not included).
  • Greeted by a driver guide upon arrival in Port Elizabeth and transfer to your 5-star hotel.
  • Optional: Enhance your experience with optional guide services.

Day 8

OVERNIGHT: PLETTENBERG BAY HOTEL 5*

  • Breakfast at your hotel.
  • Experience luxury in Plettenberg Bay with a 5-star hotel stay.
  • Discover Tsitsikamma National Park and enjoy a thrilling bungee jump at Bloukrans Bridge.
  • Entrance fee to Tsitsikamma National Park included.
  • Optional: Embark on an adventure with a thrilling South African bungee jump.

Day 9

OVERNIGHT: KNYSNA HOTEL 5*

  • Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel.
  • Transfer to the stunning Knysna, where you’ll embark on a breathtaking sunset cruise on the John Benn on the Knysna Lagoon.
  • Travel in style and comfort with our air-conditioned 7-seater vehicle and English-speaking driver-guide.
  • Stay hydrated with 2 bottles of water per person.
  • Your driver-guide will be available for a full 12 hours, making this a truly unforgettable South African tourism experience.

Day 10

OVERNIGHT: KNYSNA HOTEL 5*

  • Unwind in Style at a 5-Star Knysna Hotel – Your South African Tour Just Got Better!
  • Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel.
  • Take the day at leisure and make the most of your time in South Africa with the added convenience of a knowledgeable driver-guide at your disposal for 12 hours.
  • Travel in comfort with our air-conditioned 7-seater vehicle and English-speaking driver-guide.

Day 11

OVERNIGHT: CAPE TOWN CITY/WATERFRONT HOTEL 5*

  • Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel.
  • Explore Cape Town at your leisure with a transfer to the city in style and comfort with our air-conditioned 7-seater vehicle and English-speaking driver-guide.
  • Stay hydrated throughout the day with 2 bottles of water per person, ensuring a truly unforgettable South African tourism experience.

Day 12

OVERNIGHT: CAPE TOWN CITY/WATERFRONT HOTEL 5*

  • Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the hotel.
  • Take a well-deserved break and spend the day at leisure, exploring the breathtaking beauty of your surroundings and relaxing in the comfort of your luxurious accommodations.

Day 13

OVERNIGHT: CAPE TOWN CITY/WATERFRONT HOTEL 5*

  • Begin your day with a delicious breakfast at your hotel.
  • Embark on a half-day Table Mountain tour, including a cable car ride to the summit (weather permitting and non-refundable).
  • Explore the scenic suburbs of Camps Bay and Clifton, and learn about the rich history of South Africa as you visit landmarks such as Parliament Buildings, City Hall, the Slave Lodge, and the Castle of Good Hope.
  • Discover the vibrant Bo-Kaap and its people, and witness a professional diamond cutter in action.
  • Stay hydrated with 1 bottle of water per person.
  • Your tour vehicle will be available for 4-5 hours.
  • After freshening up at your hotel, enjoy a dinner cruise, included in your tour package.

Day 14

OVERNIGHT: CAPE TOWN CITY/WATERFRONT HOTEL 5*

  • Enjoy a delicious breakfast at your 5-star Cape Town City/Waterfront Hotel
  • Cruise along Millionaire’s Paradise, from Clifton to Camps Bay and Llandudno
  • Optional Seal Island tour (at your own expense)
  • Drive along Chapman’s Peak Drive
  • Lunch (at your own expense) at Cape of Good Hope section of Table Mountain National Park
  • Visit Simon’s Town and the penguin colony at Boulders Beach
  • Visit Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens in summer or Groot Constantia for wine tasting and cellar tour in winter
  • Stay hydrated with 2 bottles of water per person

Day 15

OVERNIGHT: CAPE TOWN CITY/WATERFRONT HOTEL 5*

  • Optional half-day tour with Nelson Mandela’s former warden and friend, Christo Brand
  • Start at Jetty One at V&A Waterfront, departure point for prisoners to Robben Island
  • Explore former home of Minister of Security, Kobie Coetsee, and visit Pollsmoor Prison where Mandela was imprisoned
  • Subject to approval, see entrance to prison, Mandela’s cell, and his former home in Bishopscourt
  • Visit City Hall, where statue of Mandela commemorates his first speech as a free man
  • Day of leisure and relaxation in Cape Town

Day 16

  • Enjoy breakfast at your hotel
  • Transfer to the airport in an air-conditioned 7-seater vehicle with English-speaking driver-guide
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NB: Please note that all services are subject to change, based on suppliers availability and post
Covid-19 lockdown regulations. Some services may no longer be available due to Covid-19