Safari and scenery Tour : 8 Days/ 7 Nights
Highlights Places to visit :- Johannesburg - Kruger National Park and surroundings - Cape Town- Full Day Cape Peninsula Tour - Half Day Mother City Tour
Tour Price Camping $ 1 305p/p and Accommodated $ 1 495p/p
Includes:- Local Flights, Accommodation, All return airport transfers, Guided Tours, Halfboad breakfast and Dinner basis . Departs as per booking Includes all tours and transfers, i.e. all travel costs (Toll, fuel and parking) and porterage, Includes all entrance fees,An experienced and qualified English speaking tour guide, accompanied on all tours and transfers, one and half day tours including dinner etc,
Complimentary bottled water provided for travel during tours, there will be no refunds as certain places are subject to prevailing weather conditions;
E.g. Table Mountain and Duikers’ Island boat cruise.
*Please note that optional sector and optional activity is not included in the itinerary
Day 1 Johannesburg
Our driver guides will be waiting out side , meet and greet at the airport on arrival , after customs clearance & luggage collection guests will be free to travel about 16.00 hrs : traveling from airport immediately towards Kruger park and staying overnight along the way
Day 2 Nelspruit
We drive via Dullstroom and Lydenburg over the scenic escarpment to the Panorama Route which leads us to Bourke’s Luck Potholes - having been formed by stones swirling around the current where the Blyde and Treur river meet. Thereafter we visit the spectacular Blyde River Canyon with the “Three Rondavels”. The view into a ca. 800 mtr deep gorge is breathtaking. Another famous lookout point is God’s Window, offering spectacular views down sheer cliffs of over 500 mtr in height, visit the historical mining town Pilgrims Rest and enjoy the reconstructed High Street of yesteryear. Thereafter we head for the forestry village Sabie, visit the famous Lone Creek Waterfalls and then head to our overnight stay near Hazyview.
Day 3 Kruger National Park
After breakfast we shall drive into the world famous Kruger National Park. Along our way we might encounter impalas, zebras, giraffes and elephants. On our all-day game drive we also look out for waterbucks, buffaloes, hippos and with a little bit of luck we even might see lions, leopards or cheetahs. Overnight as above.
Day 4 Kruger National - Johannesburg - Cape town
Today, weather permitting; we travel along the old stage coach mountain pass (Long Tom Pass, 2150 mtr above sea level) back onto the plateau. After a short coffee stop along the way we will return not later than 13.30 hrs to the JHB International Airport (ORTI) in time for flight, departing approx 14.30 hrs from OR Tambo international airport, check in at the local flight depature lounge and fly to Cape town, on arrival at the Cape Town International Airport meet and greet by our qualified driver guides, and transfered to a Hotel in near Waterfront area. This day on your arrival there will not be time for anything to visit. Dinner at the hotel or restaurant to be advised.
Day 5 Cape Town ( Full Day Cape Peninsula Tour)
On this day we embark on one of the most scenic drives in the world along the Atlantic Ocean. We commence with a boat cruise to ‘Duikers’ seal island to visit a seal colony of the ‘Cape Fur seals’(weather permitting). We then proceed to Cape Point via Chapman’s peak, Noordhoek and
Kommetjie. At Kommetjie, we will visit the ‘Slangkop’ lighthouse, the tallest lighthouse in South Africa. We then proceed to Cape Point. At Cape Point we will first adjourn for rest for lunch (optional) at the Two Oceans restaurant, We then visit the old lighthouse at Cape Point and also the Cape of Good Hope, the south most westerly tip of Africa. After experiencing the unique meeting point of the cold Benguela and the warn Aghulhas currents respectively, we proceed to see the endangered Black-Footed (African) penguins, at Boulders beach, in their natural habitat. We then drive along the vast
‘False Bay’ coastal route through the towns of via Simonstown, Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay and Muizenberg. We then drive via the beautiful green suburb of Constantia, where most of the international embassies in Cape Town are situated, and which was the birthplace of South African wines. The actual route taken could change depending on prevailing weather conditions at the time. We will then proceed directly for an early dinner at the hotel or Restaurant, Venue to be advised
Full day tour Duration +-9 hours
Day 6 Cape Town ( Half Day Mother City Tour)
This tour gives an overview of the city of Cape Town and covers its 350 year history and cultural heritage. It gives an insight into ‘freedom struggle’ and birth of the new post ‘Apartheid’ South Africa. We commence the tour with a visit to Table Mountain (weather permitting), Nominated to be one of the seven natural wonders of the world. If the cableway is in operation, we will proceed to the top of the mountain, and do a walk on the plateau, for approximately one hour. We then drive past the Castle of Good Hope, the first and obviously oldest formal structure in South Africa. We will then drive through the city and show places of interest. We then proceed to the ‘Company Gardens, the first garden established by colonists in South Africa. We will walk through the Company Garden and proceed to the Iziko Museum, ’ Old Slave Lodge’. At the end of the tour we will proceed for an early dinner at the hotel or Restaurant (optional), (Venue to be advised), followed by a transfer back to the Hotel. Please take note that should there be no access to the top of Table Mountain, we will visit ‘Signal Hill’ and do a drive via ‘Kloof road’ into the city
Day 7 Cape Town (Wine lands) - Johannesburg
Soon after breakfast you will visit the winelands and you will be enlightened aboutt the winery and the histry of cape wine lands experiance test of life with a sip of wine with a chocolate, on this day you will be transfered to the capetown international airport for your flights to johannesburg, arrive in Johanessburg meet and greet by our guides who will assist with your laggage and transferred to your hotel for check inn if the time is still there we can do johannesburg city tour that includes Soweto
Day 8 Johannesburg
This day its a free day for your shopping if your flights are leaving late in the evening as normaly is the case , international flights check in is 2 hours before, and your flights are on a different section with local flights .you will be transferred to the airport and this will be the end of your tour
We look forward to welcoming you to our family in Africa. Just like our past clients, you will be amazed by the splendor and beauty of South Africa . African Coast Travel & Tours Ltd will ensure that you have a lot of fun too!
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All transfers are done by African Coast
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