12 Days Luxury Safari to South Africa with sightseeing in Cape town
Day 01 and 02: Arrive in Johannesburg – Transfer to Cape Town.
Today will be your travel date. You will arrive in Johannesburg, South Africa. Upon arrival, you will connect with your scheduled flight to Cape Town. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Overnight The Taj Cape Town or Table Bay Hotel or One and Only Cape Town.
Day 3 and 4: Full Day in Cape Town
Today you will have a full day Private Peninsula tour. You will depart the city along the Atlantic Seaboard past the coastal suburbs of Sea Point, Bantry Bay and Clifton and stop for a photo of of Table Mountain’s towering Twelve Apostles. You will proceed to Bakoven and Llandudno, marked by shipwrecks, to the fishing village of Hout Bay. Here, you will board a boat to view the Cape Fur Seal colony on Duiker Island (weather permitting). Next morning you will have a full-day Winelands tour including Paarl and Stellenbosch. 2 nights Taj Cape Town or Table Bay Hotel or One and Only Cape Town.
Day 05 and 07: Transfer to Phinda Game Reserve
Today after breakfast, you will be transferred back to the airport for your scheduled flight to Durban. Uppon arrival, you will be met and transferred by vehicle to Phinda Game Reserve (approx 3.5 hours). During this time, you will go for game-drives in open 4×4 safari vehicles led by experienced rangers and Zulu trackers, boat cruises, black rhino tracking and game walks. An optional excursion to the Indian Ocean for a day at the beach and some snorkeling and scuba is available. Activities include game viewing by vehicle, boat cruises, black rhino tracking at Mkuze and game walks. 3 nights Phinda Forest Lodge or Phinda Mountain Lodge or Phinda Rock Lodge or Phinda Vlei Lodge.
Day 08 and 10: Private Game Reserve
You will be transferred to the airstrip for your scheduled charter flight to your safari camp in Kruger Sabi Sands. On arrival board your scheduled charter flight to Skukuza airport and transfer to your safari camp. Activities include game drives in open land rovers, together with your game ranger and tracker, to see what animals you can find both in the day and at night. Bush walks are also offered where you can spot all those little things you might have missed on the drive. In between game activities a visit to the local village, where many of the guides are from, can be scheduled. Enjoy two full days of game viewing. 3 nights Kirkman’s Kamp or MalaMala Main Camp or Rattray’s.
Day 11 and 12: Private Game Reserve/Skukuza/Johannesburg/USA
Depart this morning by scheduled charter flight to Mpumalanga. Continue on the scheduled inter-Africa flight to Johannesburg. Continue onward overnight to the USA.