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9
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£3,889
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Wildlife & Safari
Africa
Dec - Dec

Experience both sides of this magnificent country with time in Cape Town before travelling across to Johannesburg and into world famous Kruger National Park. With luxury hotels, fantastic food, great wine and the chance to see some wonderful wildlife in its natural habitat, this little tour combines the best of South Africa.

At a Glance

  • Land based whale watching
  • Horse riding at Grootbos
  • Two days in Hermanus
  • Four days in Cape Town
  • Kruger safari

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  • Days 1 - 2
    Hermanus

    After arriving at Cape Town International Airport, head to Hermanus and your first overnight stop at Grootbos. This private nature reserve is centred in the heart of the Cape's abundant sea, floral and wildlife landscapes. Over the next two days, enjoy whale watching, catching spectacular sunsets or join the specialised guides in exploring this natural wonderland on foot, horseback or in a 4x4 (activities may require an additional fee).

    • Cape Town to Hermanus
    • Whale watching
    • Optional walking, horseback & 4x4 tours

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

    Highlights
    Accommodation
    Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
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  • Days 3 - 6
    Cape Town

    Head back to Cape Town and spend three nights in this captivating city. From fine dining and top class shopping down by the water on the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, to the African penguin colony on Boulders Beach, there is plenty for you to explore here. 

    • Three nights in Cape Town
    • See the sights

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Highlights
    Accommodation
    O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa
    Landmark
    Simon's Town
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    Boulders Beach
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    Hout Bay
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    Victoria and Albert Waterfront
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    Seal Island
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  • Days 7 - 9
    Kruger National Park

    Depart on a flight from Cape Town International Airport to Hoedspruit Airport, on the edge of Kruger National Park. Embark on three full days of activities and wildlife viewing. Your lodge is set along the banks of the Timbavati River with views to the Drakenberg Mountains.

    • Flight from Cape Town to Hoedspruit
    • Three days in Kruger National Park
    • Game drives & wildlife viewing

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

    Highlights
    Accommodation
    The River Lodge at Thornybush
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Hermanus

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve

‘Award-winning, Family Friendly Pristine Wilderness’
A wonderland of exploration will greet you at Grootbos from the second you arrive with the warmest of welcomes; accommodation is totally luxurious, stylish and offers more than ample space. Families are given exceptional consideration with caring staff who take time and effort to ensure every member enjoys their visit to the full.

Cape Town

O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa

Thornybush Game Reserve

The River Lodge at Thornybush

‘Luxury Lodge, Open Savannah Plains’

The River Lodge is in the Thornybush Private Nature Reserve next to Kruger National Park, where regular views of the Big Five are an everyday occurrence in the open savannah. It is along the banks of the Timbavati River with views across the Drakenberg Mountains. There are four suites with plunge pools at the lodge, ensuring a personalised service, as well as a lounge, dining area and a swimming pool overlooking the water hole nearby.

Landmark
Cape Town

Simon's Town

At the east side of the Cape Peninsula near Cape Town, Simon’s Town is the home of the South African Navy.
Landmark
Cape Town

Boulders Beach

Home to a breeding colony of over 2,000 endangered African Penguins.
Landmark
Cape Town

Hout Bay

The busy little harbour of Hout Bay is used by fisherman to bring in fresh catches. There is a great selection of restaurants, quirky shops and craft markets.
Landmark
Cape Town

Victoria and Albert Waterfront

With the dramatic Table Mountain as its backdrop, the V&A Waterfront offers a range of shops, restaurants and activities.
Landmark
Cape Town

Seal Island

Just off Hout Bay outside Cape Town, the island is named after the 60,000 plus Cape fur seals that occupy it.
9 Days from £3,889 per person
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This trip includes

Meet & greet on arrival at Cape Town International Airport
Private car with drive guide transfers throughout
Four day safari on Thornybush Private Nature Reserve

This trip excludes

Meals unless otherwise stated

Price based on travelling in May/June 2017

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