Drakensberg Mountains Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF SOUTH AMERICA 41

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Johannesburg city

Day 1: Johannesburg

Upon arrival at Johannesburg Airport you will be transfered to our pre tour accommodation at the Safari Lodge near the airport, where you can relax before our early departure the following day.

Modern art in Johannesburg

Day 2: Johannesburg - Kruger N.P.

Morning flight to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport - Arriving here the lodge will collect you and transfer you to the Hippo Hollow country estate. Remainder of the day at your leisure.

Modern buildings in Johannesburg

Day 3: Kruger N.P.

This morning we start we depart on our Panorama Day tour. This wonderful full day tour includes sights such as God’s Window, with its spectacular views across the Lowveld, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, with its extraordinary rock formations, the Blyde River Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in the World, the famous Three Rondavels and historic Pilgrims Rest (time permitting) where 'Wheelbarrow Patterson' discovered gold. A lunch stop takes place at the renowned Harri’s Pancakes in Graskop.

Lion looking for prey in the setting sun

Day 4: Kruger N.P.

Early this morning depart on your included morning game drive into Kruger National Park with certified ranger guides to show you all there is to see. Afternoon at leisure to relax at the hotel.

Looking for prey in the setting sun

Day 5: Kruger N.P.

Today, we enjoy a full days game viewing in Kruger National Park.

Monkeys in the Kruger

Day 6: Kruger N.P. - Drakensberg Mountains

Today you will fly back to J'Burg - Arriving here your private transfer awaits to drive you to the Cavern hotel situated in Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park.

Waterfall in the Drakensberg Mountains

Day 7: Drakensberg Mountains

Today you have included a guided morning hike - thereafter you can further hike on your own in the afternoon or partake in activities offered at the hotel payable locally.

Day 8: Drakensberg Mountains - Cape Town

Today we depart from Drakensburg and head to Cape Town by flight from King Shaka Airport in Durban. Arrival in Cape Town our local team collects you and transfers you to your hotel the Table Mountain Lodge, which is situated in the popular and vibrant suburb of Tamboerskloof,

Cape Point, South Africa

Day 9: Cape Town

Today we explore with a Cape Peninsula Tour. Highlights will include the beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay and then Hout Bay, where you may choose to join an optional boat cruise to Seal Island. Continue to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve via Chapman’s Peak, Stop for lunch in the area, (not included – own account) before continuing to Simonstown, the naval base, and then visit the African Penguin breeding colony at Boulders Beach. On the return trip, enjoy a stop at the world renowned Kirstenbosch Gardens before arriving at your hotel late this afternoon.

One of the many bays around Cape Town

Day 10: Cape Town

Spend the final day at leisure, weather dependent there is the chance to take the cable car up Table Mountain and enjoy one last view of the Cape of Good Hope (payable locally). Later we will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight home.

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