Cape Town Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF AFRICA 759

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Cape Point, South Africa

Day 1: Cape Town

Airport arrival transfer into Cape Town airport to hotel.

One of the many bays around Cape Town

Day 2: Cape Town

You transfer to the little town of Klein Bay, close to Hermanus and Gansbaai. After a safety briefing, you board your shark-chaser, the Predator II for the 5 mile voyage to Dyer Island. The island, together with Geyser Rock nearby, is home to 40 000 Cape Fur Seals, the Great White Shark’s favourite prey, and the channel which runs between the two is known as Shark Alley. This is where the anchor is lowered. Using a specially mixed chum to attract the sharks, you will soon have an opportunity to see them feeding at the surface, alongside the boat. The cage is then lowered and you are able to witness these incredible hunters of the deep in your wetsuit, protected by galvanised steel mesh.

Vineyard in the winelands region

Day 3: Cape Town - Victoria Falls

Departure transfer to Cape Town airport. FLIGHT TO VIC FALLS NOT INCLUDED. Arrival transfer at Vic Falls airport to hotel. These unforgettable helicopter flights depart regularly throughout the day and offer spectacular photographic opportunities. You will be collected from your hotel 30 minutes prior to the arranged flight time. After a safety talk at the Heli-pad, you are whisked away on either a 12/13 minute Flight Of Angels, which takes you over the majestic Victoria Falls, or you can go on a 30 minute Game Flight, which also includes a flight over the Zambezi National Park. National Park fee of US$12 per person must be paid locally in cash at the helipad. Subject to change without prior warning.

The Smoke that Thunders

Day 4: Victoria Falls

You will be transferred to the nearby Masuwe Estate, where your experience begins with an introductory talk on the African Encounter Lion Rehabilitation Program and a thorough brief on all safety aspects. You are then shown to a designated area to meet the lions and their handlers and enjoy the unique and exhilarating experience of walking alongside and interacting with the lions for approximately 90 minutes. The morning walk includes a full English breakfast on the deck and the afternoon walk includes snacks, soft drinks, beers and wine. There are strict age and height restrictions to be aware of before embarking on this excursion.

Victoria Falls, ZImbabwe

Day 5: Victoria Falls

Departure transfer to the airport.

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