Enjoy the spectaculars the South Africa has to offer. Take a safari to view the local wildlife. Explore the lovely shopping areas that Cape Town has to offer. Be aw-inspired by the famous Victoria Falls. Enjoy a Zambezi river cruise and witness the rain-forest first hand during this exciting journey.

Discovery of South Africa

Honored May - September

Day 1 - CAPE TOWN


Arrive at Cape Town Airport and be transfer to your hotel by your English-speaking guide/driver.

Arrival at your hotel and spend the day at leisure.

Accommodation at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town - Standard Room (Bed and Breakfast)


Day 2 - CAPE TOWN

Breakfast at the hotel.

Day at leisure for optional excursions.

Overnight at Hotel.

Optional: Morning Half Day City Tour - Mountain and Noon Gun

Time: 8am - 12:45pm

Duration: +/- 3.5 hours

No visit to Cape Town is complete without a half day tour of the mother city itself. After departing the hotel we head for Table Mountain. Enjoy the crisp air and clear visibility as you reach the summit (weather permitting and cable car for own account). Our guide will point out the highlights of one of the world’s most famous views, and one of New 7 Wonders of Nature.

After the descent we enjoy a scenic coastal drive through Camps Bay, Clifton and Sea Point. We drive past the Cape Town Stadium and through the V&A Waterfront to the city centre where we visit Green Market Square. We stretch our legs with a walk through the Company Gardens.

The tour continues with a drive past the Houses of Parliament, the City Hall, The Castle and Slave Lodge, before entering the "Bo Kaap", also known as the Malay quarter. Learn about the history of this area of brightly painted houses and quaint cobbled streets.

We ascend Signal Hill to witness firing of the noon gun (except Sundays and Public Holidays).

Join the fascinating Diamond and Tanzanite experience at Jewel Africa. Discover the secrets of Diamonds, Tanzanite and other authentic African Treasures.

You will be dazzled by the diamond tour where we learn about the history of these sparkling gems before returning you back to your Hotel.


Day 3 - CAPE TOWN

Breakfast at the hotel.

Day at leisure for optional excursions.

Overnight at Southern Sun Waterfront Cape Town - Standard Room (Bed and Breakfast)


Optional Excursion: Full Day Cape Point

Time: 8am - 6pm

Our journey to Cape Point takes us along the scenic Atlantic seaboard coastal road. We pass the pristine beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay with their soft white sand and assure blue water. The formidable 12 Apostles Peaks rise above the road on one side, while sheer cliffs and incredible rock formations drop into the icy Atlantic Ocean on the other side. There is no doubt the coast of the Cape peninsula offers magnificent scenery with its great biodiversity.

We arrive at the quaint fishing village of Hout Bay with its imposing Sentinel. Visit Seal Island (own account) or shop for souvenirs at the craft market at the harbor.

Our tour continues over Chapman’s Peak which offers amazing photo opportunities, and onto the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve. This area is home to magnificent ‘fynbos’, many different species of buck and birds, the Cape Mountain Zebra, and mischievous baboons. These creatures entertain guests enjoying lunch at the restaurant which has splendid views of False Bay. Take the funicular (own account) to the lighthouse for an even better vantage point.

We visit Boulders Beach to see the African penguins (own account) before arriving at the naval base of Simonstown, and then we venture inland to our last stop of the day at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. With the sun setting over the tall peaks of Table Mountain the last rays sparkle on the trees and flowers, and offer a fitting end to a day filled with all the Cape has to offer.


Day 4 - CAPE TOWN / OUDTSHOORN

Breakfast at the hotel.

Full day vehicle with guide at disposal.

Overnight at Hlangana - Standard room (Bed and Breakfast)

Day 5 - OUDTSHOORN / KNYSNA

Breakfast at the hotel. Full day vehicle with guide at disposal.

Overnight at Knysna Log Inn - Standard room (Bed and Breakfast)

Optional: Safari Ostrich Farm - Tour & lunch

Optional: Cango Caves


Day 6 - OUDTSHOORN / KNYSNA

Breakfast at the hotel. Full day vehicle with guide at disposal.

Overnight at Knysna Log Inn - Standard room (Bed and Breakfast)


Day 7 - KNYSNA / GEORGE / HOEDSPRUIT / PRIVATE RESERVE

Breakfast at the hotel. Meet with your English speaking driver and be transferred to the airport for your departure flight to Hoedspruit (flight not included).

Arrive at Hoedspruit Airport and be met by your English-speaking driver for your transfer to the lodge. Depending on arrival time at the lodge, you will have a light snack and an afternoon game drive with an English-speaking ranger in regular.

Dinner and overnight at Kapama River Lodge - Spa Suite (Full Board + Activities)


Day 8 - PRIVATE RESERVE

Early morning activity with English-speaking ranger. Breakfast at the lodge. Rest of the morning at leisure. Lunch at the lodge. Afternoon game drive with ranger. Dinner and overnight at Kapama River Lodge.

Spa Suite (Full Board + Activities)

Day 10 - PRIVATE RESERVE / HOEDSPRUIT / JOHANNESBURGO / VICTORIA FALLS

Early morning activity with ranger (The morning game drive depends on the departure time from the lodge). Breakfast at the lodge. Meet with your driver to transfer you to Hoedspruit Airport to board your flight (not included) to Johannesburg connecting with flight to Victoria Falls.

Arrive at Victoria Falls Airport. Meet and be transferred to the hotel by your driver.

Overnight at Kingdom at Victoria Falls - Standard Room (Bed and Breakfast)

Optional : English Sunset Cruise - Standard (includes river usage fees)

Mini Cruise on the Zambezi River

This tour begins approximately 3:30pm-4:00pm (depending on the season). You will be picked up by the guide at your hotel and he/she will take you to the dock where you will board your cruise. Enjoy one of the most beautiful sunsets in the world, while experiencing the chance to see hippos, crocodiles and several species of birds, which proliferate in the Zambezi. During the cruise you can enjoy a snack and soft drinks.

Note: All passengers stay at Zambezi Sun - Livingstone, Zambia English service when you have to walk to the "Activity Centre" hotel.


Day 11 - CAPE TOWN / VICTORIA FALLS

Breakfast at the hotel. Day at leisure for optional excursions.

Overnight at Kingdom at Victoria Falls - Standard Room (Bed and Breakfast)

Optional Excursion: Regular English Tour of the Falls (including park fees)

Tour the Victoria Falls with incredible views and guided commentary. The Victoria Falls tour is a great photographic opportunity, now in Its 150 Millionth Fantastic Year - it reaches its zenith about May each year. It's a truly awe-inspiring experience – the sight, the sound, the smell; the humbling feeling that here indeed is nature's 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. En route, passengers may be taken past the 'Big Tree' where they may stop and take photos. Clients will be accompanied through the Rainforest by one of our qualified guides who will give a brief history of the Falls themselves as well as detailing the flora, fauna, bird & wildlife and other points of interest. Guides are also happy to assist clients with photographs whilst visiting this most spectacular of waterfalls. Raincoats are provided when needed.

Day 12 - CAPE TOWN

Breakfast at the hotel, then you will be met and transferred to the airport for your departure flight to Johannesburg (flight not included).