An ideal destination for any adventurous traveler, South Africa boasts an array of spectacular experiences from awe inspiring safari game drives to the best whale watching destination in the world. With its amazing abundance of wildlife, beautiful beaches, divine vineyards, golden savannahs, hauntingly beautiful bushveld deserts and magnificent mountains, there is no doubt that this is a land of ultimate diversity.
 
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  1. Culture & Wildlife Discovery of Cape Town & The Garden Route 12D11N, Guided

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    Feel every bit of magic as you journey from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town on this 12-day South Africa discovery along the iconic Garden Route. Unearth wonders in Amakhala Private Game Reserve, De Hoop Nature Reserve, Tsitsikamma National Park, Stellenbosch and more. Witness nature at its finest as you encounter an astonishing variety of wildlife and plant life, striking peaks, pristine beaches, luscious wines and cuisines and breathtaking landscapes.

    Your adventure begins in Port Elizabeth, where you’ll venture on a 1-hour drive to the private game reserve of Amakhala for thrilling game drives. Journey west to the Garden Route for a forest walk in Tsitsikamma National Park. Explore Plettenberg Bay by traversing the Robberg Nature Reserve. Visit the Knysna Heads and onto one of the largest reserves in South Africa, De Hoop Nature Reserve—a World Heritage site that houses a wide variety of animals and the most threatened plant kingdom on the planet. Transfer to Cape Agulhas and then to Hermanus, the whale-watching capital of South Africa, before heading to picturesque Cape Winelands. Tantalise your tastebuds with exquisite wine tasting and food pairings at two of Stellenbosch’s best wine estates. Journey to Simon's Town for up close encounters with African penguins at Boulders Beach and onwards to Cape Point Nature Reserve for a walking adventure along the coastline and Old Lighthouse for scenic views. Continue along to Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and marvel at unique bird and plant life before journeying to the beach haven of Camps Bay. Your incredible adventure ends in Cape Town where you’ll enjoy a thrilling cable car to the summit of Table Mountain with free time to tap into its wonders at your own leisure.

    This adventure package includes 11 nights accommodation on a twin-share basis. All meals and activities as specified are included. This is primarily a vehicle-based trip, although there are a few opportunities to go on walks in the Tsitsikamma National Park and in Cape Point Nature Reserve, where all walking is optional.

    Embrace the majestic scenery of Africa and let yourself be bemused by the wonders of nature embedded in the South as you fall in love with nature’s wonders and exquisite wildlife.

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  2. Luxury South Africa & Botswana Active Safari (Walking, Biking, Big Five + Luxury Game Lodge) 11D10N, Fully Guided

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    Immerse into the oasis of Africa’s wilderness and inspiring wildlife as you hike, bike, and safari its wide-open plains traversing Cape Town, Botswana and Johannesburg. A thrilling 11-day adventure of unmatched discovery; search for indigenous plants to the majestic Big five, spot whales to rare African penguins and from quad biking to mountain climbing, pursue a compelling & serene safari escapade.

    Your journey begins in the beautiful city of Cape town. Uncover its natural splendours of indigenous plants, fynbos and natural forests as you hike the Kirstenbosch Gardens to the rolling hillside trails of Constantia’s winelands. Bike the breathtaking Cape Peninsula, one of the world's most biodiverse regions and collide with local wildlife including whales and rare African penguins. Delve deeper into the Cederberg Mountains at UNESCO-listed Bushman’s Kloof Wilderness Reserve, where rare flora and fauna and unique Bushman rock art await. Your safari voyage culminates as you embark on never ending safari escapades in Botswana and South Africa in pursuit of the legendary Big 5 and more. From biking Mashatu Game Reserve to thrilling game drives and safari walks at one of South Africa's largest nature reserves at Kruger National Park. Cap off your incredible adventure fulfilling your African dreams with unforgettable wildlife encounters on exclusive safari adventures in the private game reserve of Sabi Sands where leopards and white rhinos are among the highest recorded on the African continent.

    This luxury package includes 11 nights of accommodation in luxury safari lodges, camps to cottage farms on a twin share basis. Your stays embrace a true wilderness experience to spend less time driving and explore more time viewing the wildlife. All meals and transfers are included as specified. You will be escorted by two support vans and three tour leaders on each departure for an average 6:1 guest-to-leader ratio. With multiple walking and biking options to choose from each day, accommodating varied activity levels and giving you the freedom to enjoy the best of a region at your own pace. An experience tailored to suit your priorities and personal style; walk and bike in true comfort.

    Extend your eyes to the world, travel to a different world with Botswana and South Africa's intriguing landscapes and wildlife. A journey into the soul of Africa, find adventure in your walks, game drives, and biking its diverse splendors where every day will leave you awestruck.

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  3. Cape To Victoria Falls By Rovos Rail 13D12N

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    Escape to the transcendent region of South Africa. Let its elegance engulf you as you traverse the land aboard the world-class Rovos Rail and engage in exclusive safari experiences at luxury lodges from Lions Sands River Lodge to the ethereal Elephant Camp set on private concessions. From the pursue of the Big Five to the thrilling power of Victoria Falls, from South Africa to Zimbabwe, savour the timeless grace unveiling Southern Africa on this unforgettable 13-day escapade.

    Gather your closest loved ones and embark on a voyage of discovery across South Africa to the treasures of Zimbabwe. Your adventure starts in Cape Town. Pursue its thriving neighbourhoods, learn its history and visit iconic destinations such as Table Mountains, Robben Island, Boulder’s Beach, and much more. See the ‘Big 5’ and all of Africa’s iconic creatures on thrilling game drives, exhilarating safari walks, and immerse yourself in the best safari experience in the privately owned game reserve of Sabi Sands. Unearth the immense beauty of this land as you ride in extreme luxury and comfort aboard one of the most luxurious trains on Earth, the world-class Rovos trail. Travel back in time, relive the elegance of a bygone era encompassing the timeless grace and high romance of African exploration. Sit back, see the magic and mystery of Africa unfold beyond the windows and you’ll see why this railed castle has earned its stripes. End your voyage on the less traveled and unspoiled splendours at Zimbabwe. Drink in everyday views of the majestic Victoria Falls and feel the connection to nature and the empowering experiences at the exclusive safari lodge The Elephant Camp.

    ACCOMMODATION PLANS

    Our program offers two accommodation plans.

    Standard Plan: 3 nights’ stay at the elegant Georgian-Victorian guesthouse, Cape Cadogan, with breakfast included. Tucked in the residential street of Gardens making an ideal city escape with Cape Town at your doorstep. You’ll stay 2 nights at Lion Sands River Lodge famous for its record number of leopard spotting and perfectly set on the banks of the Sabi River. Inclusive of two daily game drives, bush walks and other complimentary safari activities on a fully inclusive basis. 3 night’s stay onboard the Rovos Rail in a Pullman Suite measuring 7 sqaure metres. Complete with lounge area and ensuite bathroom with shower on a fully inclusive basis.

    Luxury Plan: 3 nights’ stay at the award winning five-star boutique hotel, Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, with breakfast included. A prime location set amongst breathtaking Camps Bay and the majestic Table Mountain and Twelve Apostles Mountain Range. You’ll stay 2 nights at Lion Sands Ivory Lodge situated on the banks of the Sabi River. The epitome of ultimate luxury, each suite has their own private rim flow plunge pools with magnificent views over the river. Inclusive of two daily game drives, bush walks and other complimentary safari activities on a fully inclusive basis. 3 night’s stay onboard the Rovos Rail on a fully inclusive basis in a spacious Deluxe Suite measuring 10 square metres. Complete with lounge area, ensuite bathroom with shower and a bar fridge filled with your choice of beverages. Please contact us for a quote.

    This luxury package includes 12 nights accommodations on a twin share basis. All meals and luggage transfers are covered. All planned explorations will be in the company of a professional guide.

    Explore the romance, style and indulgence of luxury travel in the most beautiful wilderness regions where rare memories are created from rail journey to bush paradise. Escape the crowds and absorb the magnificence of otherworldly regions that is Africa.

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  4. Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel

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    Uncover the soul of South Africa at Mount Nelson A Belmond Hotel, a tranquil oasis in Cape Town’s beating heart. Experience timeless indulgence in the shade of Table Mountain offering easy access to all that is happening in this dynamic city. Regarded as one of the city’s top five-star hotels, transport into a perfect balance of tranquillity and contemporary buzz. Painted pink for peace in 1918, Mount Nelson is an icon in its own right. Welcoming many famous guests over the years including Queen Elizabeth II, John Lennon and Nelson Mandela, submerge into glamour and elegance of a bygone era. Capture the light with a painting masterclass, indulge in a decadent afternoon tea amongst its magical garden or unwind at the prestige Librisa Spa. Whether dining on exotic Cape cuisine, soaking up the sun or exploring the buzzing streets, your time here captures elegance as you unlock the captivating wonders of Cape Town.

     

    * The accommodation rating and pricing is a guide only, reviewed by Onlyluxe Travel Experts. Please note that pricing can change at any time. Please contact us for exact pricing and more information.

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  5. Bush To Sea, Big 5 Dreaming with Mauritius 14D13N

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    Embrace the wonders of bush to island paradise in Africa on this 14 days voyage. Turn your dreams of seeing the majestic ‘Big 5’ into reality as you submerge into a luxury South African safari experience combining unrivalled Big Five game viewing and the best safari lodge, Ulusabu, in the privately owned game reserve of Sabi Sands. Extend your dreams to the island haven of Mauritius and savour a slower pace of beach living.

    Your adventure begins in the beautiful capital, Cape Town where you’ll uncover legendary icons including Table Mountain, Bo Kaap quarter, Castle of Good Hope, Cape Winelands and more. Your African journey culminates as you tick off more on your African bucket list with a thrilling safari adventure of The Big 5 as you traverse over 13,500 hectares at the privately owned game reserve in Sabi Sands. From thrilling game drives to intimate safari walks with your expert ranger and tracker, spend your days in search for unforgettable wildlife encounters. Balance it with simply indulging in nature at your safari oasis, the opulently rustic Ulusaba Safari Lodge. Fly to Johannesburg and spend the night before a change of pace to an island paradise. Fly to Mauritius for a tranquil 4-day escape of island living at the 5-star Karats Boutique Hotel & Spa. Create your own adventures from snorkeling, kayaking to filling your days with long strolls on the beach, soaking in the sunset and dining at picturesque locations.

    ACCOMMODATION PLANS

    Our program offers two accommodation plans.

    Standard Plan: 5 nights’ stay at the elegant Georgian-Victorian guesthouse, Cape Cadogan, with breakfast included. Tucked in the residential street of Gardens making an ideal city escape with Cape Town at your doorstep. You’ll stay 4 nights at Ulusaba Safari Lodge on a fully inclusive basis including two daily game drives and a daily walking safari for a memorable safari experience.

    Luxury Plan: 5 nights’ stay at the award winning five-star boutique hotel, Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, with breakfast included. A balance of ocean and mountain escape embraced by the breathtaking Camps Bay and the majestic Table Mountain and Twelve Apostles Mountain Range. You’ll stay 4 nights at Lion Sands River Lodge famous for its record number of leopard spotting and perfectly set right on the banks of the Sabi River. Being entirely private, with only 6 guests to a game viewer, take privilege in a truly intimate safari experience along with two daily game drives, bush walks and other complimentary safari activities on a fully inclusive basis.

    This luxury package includes 13 nights accommodation in luxury hotels on a twin share basis. All meals and luggage transfers are covered during this trip. All planned explorations will be in the company of a professional guide.

    Expand your horizon and capture the beauty of Africa’s splendours from bush to sea as you combine the best of both relaxation and adventure into the soul of Africa.

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  6. Big 5 Dreaming (Cape Town & Sabi Sands) 10D9N

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    Let yourself be engrossed by the beauty of the boundless land that is South Africa. Turn your dreams of seeing the majestic ‘Big 5’ into reality as you submerge into a luxury South African safari experience combining unrivalled Big Five game viewing and the best safari lodge, Ulusabu, in the privately owned game reserve of Sabi Sands. From sea to bush, from Cape Town to Sabi Sands, tap into the wild soul of Africa on this curated 10 days voyage.

    Your adventure begins in the beautiful capital, Cape Town. Browse through its streets brimming with life and visit the town’s legendary icons such as Table Mountain, Castle of Good Hope, the Cape Winelands and all the splendours in between. Prepare to turn your dreams into reality with the best safari experience in Africa at the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. A journey offering a luxury South African safari experience combining unparalleled Big Five game viewing and more. Sabi Sands boasts the best place in the world to see the Big Five, feast your eyes with sights as you traverse over 13,500 hectares of the private reserve. Embark on thrilling game drives with your dedicated ranger and tracker and marvel at these beautiful creatures up close. Feel the excitement as you track hunting predators as they stalk their prey on guided exhilarating safari walks. Relish the stunning view of these magnificent creatures as they gather at the watering hole. Enjoy the many amenities of the luxury lodges in Sabi Sands and fully immerse yourself in the ultimate safari experience for four adventure packed days.

    ACCOMMODATION PLANS

    Our program offers two accommodation plans.

    Standard Plan: 5 nights’ stay at the elegant Georgian-Victorian guesthouse, Cape Cadogan, with breakfast included. Tucked in the residential street of Gardens making an ideal city escape with Cape Town at your doorstep. You’ll stay 4 nights at Ulusaba Safari Lodge on a fully inclusive basis including two daily game drives and a daily walking safari for a memorable safari experience.

    Luxury Plan: 5 nights’ stay at the award winning five-star boutique hotel, Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa, with breakfast included. A balance of ocean and mountain escape embraced by the breathtaking Camps Bay and the majestic Table Mountain and Twelve Apostles Mountain Range. You’ll stay 4 nights at Lion Sands River Lodge famous for its record number of leopard spotting and perfectly set right on the banks of the Sabi River. Being entirely private, with only 6 guests to a game viewer, take privilege in a truly intimate safari experience along with two daily game drives, bush walks and other complimentary safari activities on a fully inclusive basis. Please contact us for a quote.

    This luxury package includes 9 nights' accommodation in luxury hotels and safari lodges on a twin share basis. All meals and luggage transfers are covered during this trip as specified. All planned explorations will be in the company of a professional guide.

    Expand your horizon, submerge into a different world and tune out the stress of everyday life. A 10-day escape for adventurers, lovers and families that combines the best of both relaxation and exploration into the soul of Africa.

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  7. South Africa Encompassed with Four B’s (Big 5, Berg, Battlefields & Beach) 12D11N

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    Submerge in the very best of South Africa’s most famous B’s – Big 5 game viewing, mountain magic in the ‘Berg(Drakensberg), historic Battlefields of the Anglo-Boer War in KwaZulu Natal (KZN) and into Umhlanga’s Beach paradise. This 12-day curated unique adventure offers off-the-beaten-path experiences and incorporates the self drive road trip exploring the wonders of the wide-open African wilderness. Embrace some of the country’s most spectacular scenery from the Panorama Route, incredible safari game drives, hiking the breathtaking Drakensberg Mountains and the historic splendours of battle sights including Rorkes Drift and Spioenkop. From mountains to beach, from Eswatini to Durban, immerse yourself in an adventure of a lifetime.

    Your journey begins in the City of Gold, Johannesburg, tapping into South Africa’s apartheid regime to a discovery into its breathtaking Panorama Route treasured with canyons, waterfalls and majestic gorges. Your adventure culminates with your very own roadtrip as you journey into the splendours of the African wilderness enjoying safaris in Eswatini and Zululand. Step back into history at the time of the Anglo-Boer War on a quest to Fugitives Drift and Spioenkop and be captivated by the natural delights of the spectacular Drakensberg mountains, including the largest collection of rock art in the world. Explore this phenomenon through an array of hiking trails. Cap off your road trip adventure with leisure at the luxury oceanfront paradise, Oyster Box Hotel, in Umhlanga. Indulge in beachside living, soaking in the sunshine on KwaZulu Natal’s breathtaking coastline. This extremely varied itinerary includes plenty of fabulous escapades to immerse you in South Africa’s treasures.

    Your accommodation includes 12 night’s accommodation on a twin share basis from unique stays to 5 star hotels and luxury lodges. Highgrove House in Mpumalanga offers every facility and both safari lodges – Stone Camp Cottage in Eswatini and Rhino Ridge near Zululand – are known for their stunning safari offerings. Three Tree Hill Lodge in the Drakensberg is as spectacular as its surrounds and your final stop, the Oyster Box, is an oceanfront living paradise. Dining throughout offers a taste of the very best the country has to offer.

    Be lured into a world of ever-changing wilderness and adventure surrounded by a wealth of South Africa's untamed beauty. Perfect for great outdoor lovers, history buffs and everyone who wants to enjoy an ideal blend of relaxation and exertion. Tick off an exhilarating African bucket list adventure where lifetime memories are made of this.

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  8. Luxury Malaria-Free Family Fun in South Africa (Self Drive) 12D11N

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    Make unforgettable family memories as you foray into the wilderness of South Africa and its traditional cultures on this exhilarating 12-day self-drive combining bush, beach and vine. This curated family road trip embraces exceptional Big Five malaria free safaris in one of the largest game reserves to the best wonders of South Africa. From the ocean pleasures of Cape Town to the bush splendours of Madikwe, reconnect with your family on a meaningful and inspirational safari escapade.

    Your adventure takes you on a family road trip creating unmatched experiences with loved ones in breathtaking destinations of the country. Together, experience the wide-open African plains and have freedom in exploring at your own pace as you create endless treasured adventures. Your exciting journey begins in the Fairest Cape, the stunning city of Cape Town, with Table Mountain as its icon. Tap into its culture, history, art, natural splendours and local peculiarities boasting plenty of hedonistic pleasures. Your wilderness escapade continues to the rich biodiversity of De Hoop Nature Reserve on the southernmost tip of Africa. Home to an array of rare wildlife, spend your days snorkeling, mountain biking, nature hiking, whale watching or sand boarding on the dunes. Be wined and dined with South Africa’s finest in the lush valleys of the Cape Winelands, where you’ll enjoy wine tastings, cellar tours, mountain biking, walking trails and trout fishing. Cap off your family adventure on an unmatched safari experience in the exquisite Madikwe Game Reserve. One of the country's prime safari destinations boasting endless wildlife in a malaria free setting. Engage in thrilling game drives, safari activities and village cultural immersion that will educate and inspire every member of the family.

    Your fun-filled escapade includes 12 nights' accommodation in carefully handpicked luxury hotels and safari lodges designed for an ultimate family holiday. Stay at the foots of Table Mountain at Mount Nelson Belmond Hotel to the sweeping Cape Winelands mountains at the lovingly rustic farm cottages of Boschendal. Savour the seaside life at the all-inclusive Morukuru Beach Lodge and escape to bush paradise with a fly in safari at the all-inclusive Madikwe Safari Lodge. Throughout you’ll be pampered with superb cuisine, sampling a taste of South Africa’s fresh produce transformed into memorable meals that are paired with some of the best wines in the world from local wine estates.

    Entertain the whole family as you discover the magic and beauty that is South Africa. Find inspiration and education on this exhilarating self-drive road trip where treasured family memories are to be celebrated together.

    *The price guide is for a family (2 adults + 2 children). Children are 12 years & under. Please contact us for quotes for different group sizes and ages.

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  9. Ultimate South Africa Explorer by Blue Train 13D12N

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    Discover the soul of Africa on a journey through its rich culture, natural beauty, abundant wildlife, award winning wines and exquisite cuisine. Journey from the natural splendours of the Panorama Route, search for The Big 5 on a safari in the Kruger Park and end in beach life paradise in Cape Town. Ignite your senses on a new era of luxury travel onboard the opulent Blue Train from Pretoria to Cape Town as you uncover the countryside’s hidden gems.

    Gather your closest loved ones and embark together on this 13-day adventure across the African wilderness. Begin at the historical city of Johannesburg and journey to one of the world’s most spectacular seascapes in Cape Town. Tap into the natural splendours of the Panorama Route in Mpumalanga, boasting canyons, waterfalls and magnificent gorges. A window to the soul of Africa, embark on one of the world’s most luxurious and greatest train journeys on South Africa’s exquisite Blue Train as you travel from Pretoria to Cape Town. Savour the fragrant cuisine, indulge in elegant silverware and crystal styled fine dining affairs while immersing yourself in Africa’s most diverse and spectacular country scenery. Take your train journey to another level on a unique safari in Kruger. Stay on an elevated century-old train transformed into a unique luxury lodge for an ultimate game viewing experience above the thriving Sabi River. Your scenery throughout is just as delicious as your gourmet affairs. Be wined and dined with award-winning and exquisite dinning affairs at the renowned Cape Winelands. Submerge in its picturesque wine estates paired with premium wine tastings. Discover the legendary icons of Cape Town from its historical BoKaap neighbourhood to the magnificent seven wonder atop Table Mountains and all the hidden gems in between.

    Your ultimate South Africa escapade includes 12 nights’ accommodation where each adventure is elevated in luxury, from 5 Star sophistication hotels, a Tuscan-styled estate and oceanfront living to once in a lifetime train experiences. Whether you’re in the bush, by the sea, on the train or in the big city, specified meals are inclusive and are always a gourmet experience. For game-viewing, pack a hat, light clothing in neutral colours, sunscreen, good walking shoes and mosquito repellent. As flights to the bush involve minimal luggage, we arrange for storage for the rest of your belongings while you’re on safari.

    Discover South Africa’s magic in many famous destinations and enjoy an authentic local experience. This varied 13-day itinerary takes you around the country to experience its incredible beauty firsthand. Fall in love with South Africa that will leave you wanting more.

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  10. Ultimate South Africa Explorer By Blue Train + Panorama Route + Garden Route 16D15N

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    Discover the soul of Africa on a journey from the Panorama route to the Garden route embracing its rich culture, natural beauty, abundant wildlife, award-winning wines and exquisite cuisine. Search for The Big 5 on a safari in the Kruger Park and savour beach life paradise in Cape Town. Ignite your senses on a new era of luxury travel onboard the opulent Blue Train from Pretoria to Cape Town as you uncover the countryside’s hidden gems along the way. Submerge into the whale watching wonders in breathtaking Hermanus to the spectacular mountain passes of the Swartzberg Pass and wide-open spaces of Oudtshoorn.

    Your adventure begins in Johannesburg, where you learn about the country’s political history at Constitution Hill and enjoy its artistic culture at Victoria Yards. Then savour spectacular scenery on a 2-day Panorama Tour of Mpumalanga, before heading to the Kruger Park for a unique safari, staying on a century-old train that has been transformed into a luxury lodge. Explore Pretoria, the country’s capital, before embarking on another bucket-list adventure – 2 nights on the luxurious Blue Train from Pretoria to Cape Town. In the Western Cape you’ll savour superb food and wine in the Winelands, explore Cape Town on a comprehensive city tour and have time to relax by the sea. You’ll also go whale watching in Hermanus or Sea Kayaking in a Marine Reserve, explore the magical Swartberg Mountains, sample an ostrich egg – and much, much more.

    Your ultimate South Africa escapade includes 15 nights’ accommodation where each adventure is elevated in luxury, from 5 Star sophistication hotels and guesthouses to a Tuscan-styled estate, oceanfront living with breathtaking views and a once in a lifetime train experience. For game-viewing, pack a hat, light clothing in neutral colours, sunscreen, good walking shoes and mosquito repellent. As flights to the bush involve minimal luggage, we arrange for storage for the rest of your belongings while you’re on safari.

    Discover all the natural splendours that South Africa has to offer. Escape to its wilderness and wide open spaces as you fall in love and find your slice of African paradise.

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