WELCOME! - JOHANNESBURG
Welcome to South Africa! Once you arrive in Johannesburg we'll take you to our accom . You'll have plenty of time to recover from your flight before meeting everyone in your group.
EXPLORE JOHANNESBURG - JOHANNESBURG
First up today we're learning about the history of Soweto township on a walking/bus tour. We'll visit the beautifully designed Apartheid Museum or Mandela's House depending on availability. Later we'll head out later for some drinks at the best watering holes around.
GRASKOP & THE PANORAMA ROUTE - GRASKOP
Today we leave JoBurg to head into the depths of Africa. We'll stop for breakfast in Dullstroom, then drive the renowned Panorama Route to see some of Africa's most stunning landscapes
KRUGER NATIONAL PARK - KRUGER NATIONAL PARK
We're off to Kruger National Park, crossing our fingers for our first sightings of exotic wildlife on our drive. Tonight at our pre - erected campsite we'll assist the cooks in making a traditional South African BBQ dinner, the perfect feast before tomorrow's safari.
OPEN VEHICLE GAME DRIVE - KRUGER NATIONAL PARK
Today is a trip highlight - a once in a lifetime open vehicle game drive through Kruger National Park! We'll look out for herds of mighty elephants, rhinos, buffalos, prides of lions and lurking leopards, and our experienced guides will ensure we have the best possible experience. Tonight we'll enjoy another BBQ by the fire underneath starry skies
TRAVEL TO ESWATINI - HLANE NATIONAL PARK
This morning we'll cross the border to Eswatini, a small landlocked nation that hosts Hlane Royal National Park. This evening is another chance to spot your favourite animals on a sunset game drive through the grasslands, then tonight we'll be treated to a show from rangers performing their traditional style of Swazi singing.
ZULU COMMUNITY STAY - ZULULAND
Re-entering South Africa, we'll head south towards Pongolapoort Nature Reserve, passing more breathtaking landscapes. After checking in to our traditional camp, we'll visit a local village to learn about the traditional way of life here. Tonight we'll share stories around the campfire and polish off another day of exploring with a delicious Zulu meal.
COASTAL TOWNS - BLYTHEDALE
Today we head to the coast, checking in to our beach lodge. This afternoon we'll chill on the beach or relax by the pool. Tonight we'll be shown how to make Bunny Chow, a South African fast food dish that's essentially a loaf of bread filled with curry. A must try!
TABLE MOUNTAIN - CAPE TOWN
This morning's an early start as we're off to catch our short flight Cape Town, a sc enic city featuring world - class beaches, amazing architecture, pumping nightlife, and so much more. Later we'll summit Table Mountain (weather permitting) to witness an epic sunset over the city, then tonight we'll check out the V&A Waterfront to wander, s hop, pop in to a brewery and take in the view.
DISCOVER CAPE TOWN - CAPE TOWN
Today we head off on a walking tour of Bo - Kaap, an area known for its colourful houses and Cape Malay culture. The tour will continue with a drive past the Houses of Parliament, the City Hall, Slave Lodge, District 6 Museum, Slave Lodge, The Castle, and Cape Town Stadium. This afternoon we'll stroll Sea Point Promenade and finish the day with a cocktail in hand as we watch the sunset.
CAPE PENINSULA - CAPE TOWN
Gear up for a day of adventure as we explore the dramatic beaches and cliffs of Cape Peninsula. We'll go on a cruise to get up close and personal with wild fur seals, stop for photos at the impressive Chapman's Peak, then explore the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve and hang o ut with a colony of wild African Penguins on Boulders Beach. Tonight we're out for our farewell dinner in a funky restaurant.
CHECK OUT & ONWARD TRAVEL - CAPE TOWN
Your amazing 12 day adventure comes to an end. You can either check out and make your way back home, extend your stay in Cape Town, or continue your travels in Africa. We'll be on hand to help you with any onward travel!