Hwange N.P. Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF AFRICA 532

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The Smoke that Thunders

Day 1: Victoria Falls

Welcome to Africa! Upon arrival at Victoria Falls airport we will pick the group up and transfer you to your hotel for the evening.

Victoria Falls, ZImbabwe

Day 2: Victoria Falls

This morning enjoy a brief tour of the Falls. It's a truly awe-inspiring experience – the sight, the sound, the smell; the humbling feeling that here indeed is Nature's Supreme Masterpiece. No photograph can begin to depict the reality and nothing prepares you for your first sight.

Tree lion in Victoria Falls

Days 3-5: Victoria Falls - Hwange N.P.

Today you will be transferred to the Elephant Eye lodge at Hwange. Your accommodation here includes all meals, local drinks (excluding premium brands), 2 game activities per day and laundry. It excludes: Park Fees which are payable locally. Overnight Elephant Eye.

Elephant in Moremi Game Reserve

Day 6: Hwange N.P. - Victoria Falls

Today you will be transferred back to Vic Falls with the remainder of the day free.

Days 7-9: Victoria Falls

The next three days are free for you to relax or explore independently. Alternatively you could book one of the many optional activities including Horse Riding, Micro-flight over the falls, Helicopter over the falls, Farting on the Zambezi, bungee jumping or an elephant back safari.

Golden sands of Durban

Day 10: Victoria Falls

Today you will be transferred to Victoria Falls airport for your flight (flight not included) to Durban. Own onward arrangements.

Days 11-22:

The next few days we have noted that you have your own arrangements with family in Durban!

Downtown Durban

Day 23: - Port Elizabeth

Upon arrival into Port Elizabeth airport we will pick the group up and transfer you to your hotel for the evening. Port Elizabeth is also known as "Nelson Mandela City", the landing place of the 1820 settlers and the area that saw the first meeting of Khoisan, British, Dutch, German and Xhosa people. This major sea port and tourist destination is renowned for its sunshine and sandy beaches. Overnight Protea Marine (Sea Facing room).

Day 24: Port Elizabeth

PORT ELIZABETH - JEFFREY'S BAY Today we will drive onto Jeffrey's Bay. For those who may like surfing, perhaps hire a board and hang ten. For the rest you could just relax at the beach! Overnight On the Beach Guest House.

Day 25: - Knysna

JEFFREY'S BAY - KNYSNA Today we will drive onto Knysna. Knysna Heads is a striking geological features on the southern African coastline. The two great sandstone cliffs are at the mouth of the lagoon, which connects the estuary with the sea. Overnight Protea Knysna Quays (Lagoon Facing room).

Day 26: Knysna

A free day to relax or explore independently. Overnight Protea Knysna Quays (Lagoon Facing room).

Day 27: Knysna - Oudtshoorn

Continuing along the garden route we drive over the breathtaking Outeniqua pass which offers stunning views over the Swartberg. Enroute to Oudtshoorn we visit the beautiful Cango Caves where we embark on a tour of the mysterious limestone formations in this subterranean wonderland.

Inquisitive ostrich getting up close

Day 28: Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn is the ostrich capital of the world and this afternoon you could opt to visit a show farm to learn about the history and use of these unique birds, as well as their life cycle and how they are farmed.

Cango caves, just outside Oudtshoorn

Day 29: Oudtshoorn - Cape Town

Driving through the magnificent landscapes, towering cliffs and an abundance of trees and indigenous flora onto Cape Town via Route 62, the longest wine route in the Western Cape.

Cape Point, South Africa

Day 30: Cape Town

Today enjoy a half day tour around Cape Town including the SA Museum, Castle of Good Hope and depending on the weather Table Mountain as well.

One of the many bays around Cape Town

Day 31: Cape Town

A free day for you to relax or explore independently and make the most of your time.

Vineyard in the winelands region

Day 32: Cape Town

Sadly your last day with us with your group departure airport transfer.

Africa Spotlight
German influence on the architecture in Swakopmund

Swakopmund

Founded in 1892 during the German colonial rule, the distinct colonial character has been well preserved. Swakopmund has several excellent ...


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