Johannesburg Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF AFRICA 864

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Johannesburg city

Day 1: Johannesburg - Kruger N.P.

Welcome to Johannesburg. Upon arrival you will be met by our local representatives and transferred to your accommodation at Kapama Kaula. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight Kruger

Looking for prey in the setting sun

Days 2-3: Kruger N.P.

Stretching virtually all the way along the border with Mozambique, it’s said that Kruger has the greatest variety of wildlife in Africa. Lion, elephant, leopard, cheetah, giraffe are present as are a profusion of herbivores. Seeing the wildlife in their natural habitat is a wonderful experience, especially at a waterhole. Spend the next two days exploring the Greater Kruger National Park and spotting wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives. Overnight - Kruger N.P.

Monkeys in the Kruger

Day 4: Kruger N.P. - Cape Town

Today you will be transferred to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport in time for you flight (NOT INCLUDED IN THIS QUOTE) to Cape Town. Upon Arrival into Cape Town you will be met by our local representatives and transferred to your accommodation. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure. Overnight Cape Town.

Cape Point, South Africa

Day 5: Cape Town

Explore the city of Cape Town, known affectionately as the Mother City. Your tour will take in the Houses of Parliament, the Castle, the lively Greenmarket Square with its daily market, the Company Gardens and of course Table Mountain, which will give you spectacular views over the city and the Peninsula. (the cable car fee is not included as it is weather dependent). As you come back down from the mountain, make a stop at Bo Kaap, home to the Cape Malay community, with its cobbled streets and brightly coloured houses. From here you have the choice of being dropped off at the Waterfront to experience this vibrant location at your own pace, with its many shops, restaurants and pubs - or at your hotel to end the tour.

One of the many bays around Cape Town

Day 6: Cape Town

Today enjoy a full day sightseeing exploring the famous Cape Town vineyards. This delightful drive winds its way to the heart of the Cape Winelands, through superb mountain ranges, vineyards and Cape Dutch homesteads. Head off to the wine country via the N2 to the heart of South Africa's wine industry. With the sheer vastness of wine estates on offer, we are truly spoilt for choice when we enjoy our first wine tasting of the day. We take some time to enjoy the fabled culinary skills of the Franschhoek chefs at one of the many award winning restaurants (lunch not included in cost). We return to the bustle of city life after an enthralling day in the countryside, arriving back at the hotels at approximately 17:30.

Vineyard in the winelands region

Day 7: Cape Town

Embark on a full day tour of the Peninsula. Take in the beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay, before crossing over to Hout Bay, where you may choose to join an optional boat cruise to Seal Island. From here you drive to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve via Chapman’s Peak, one of the world’s most breathtaking coastal drives, where you will board a funicular to get to the top of the Peninsula to witness the symbolic meeting of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans and enjoy spectacular views over False Bay. After lunch (not included), continue to Simonstown, the naval base, and visit the African Penguin breeding colony at Boulders Beach. Then stop at the world-renowned Kirstenbosch Gardens before arriving at your hotel for overnight

Cablecar to Table Mountain

Day 8: Cape Town - Victoria Falls

After breakfast on day 8 transfer to Cape Town Airport for your flight to Johannesburg, where you will then catch a connecting flight to Victoria Falls. Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel for the next three nights. (FLIGHTS NOT INCLUDED). Overnight Victoria Falls.

The Smoke that Thunders

Day 9: Victoria Falls

The Victoria Falls reaches its zenith in about May each year. It is a truly awe-inspiring experience – the sight, the sound, the smell and the humbling feeling that here indeed, is Natures Supreme Masterpiece. No photograph can begin to depict the reality and nothing prepares you for your first sight. This tour is conducted in the morning and afternoon and is 2 hours in duration. You will be accompanied through the Rainforest by a qualified Guide, who gives a brief history of the Falls and the surrounding flora, fauna, bird and wildlife. Raincoats and camera protective bags are provided when needed. Overnight Vic Falls

Victoria Falls, ZImbabwe

Day 10: Victoria Falls

Enjoy today at your leisure. Overnight Vic Falls.

Tree lion in Victoria Falls

Day 11: Victoria Falls

Sadly your time with us has come to an end as you are transferred to the airport in time for your departure flight to your onward destination.

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