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Discover the highlights of South Africa on your private tour. From the quintessential African metropolis of Cape Town, let your journey lead you to the stunning Winelands where delicious vintage and some of the world’s best gastronomic delights await. Drive through the scenic Garden Route and finally, travel on to the hotbed of wildlife – Kruger, where the Big Five await!

Would you like to extend your vacation and see more South African destinations? Get in touch with us for a customized tour itinerary that matches all your interests and preferences!

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Itinerary Summary

DayPlaceHighlightsHotel Options
1 - 4Cape TownWine Tasting, Contemporary Cosmopolitan Culture, Winelands and Wine FarmsSunSquare Cape Town Gardens, Portswood Hotel
4 - 6WinelandsStellenbosch and Franschhoek Valleys, Wine Estates and Wine Tasting, Fine Dining, Mont Rochelle Nature ReserveRusthuiz Guest House, River Manor Boutique Hotel & Spa
6 - 9Southern KrugerGame Drives, Game Walks, Rugged LandscapeUmkumbe Safari Lodge, Mjejane River Lodge

Ideal For

  • Landscape
  • Wildlife
  • Wine & Food
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Itinerary Details

Day 1 - 4

International Arrival

Transfer to your accommodation

Cape Town

3 Nights

Your African metropolis awaits! With Table Mountain as a breathtaking backdrop, Cape Town is considered one of the world’s most beautiful cities.

Included Activities

Around the Cape in a Day
Discover all that Cape Point has to offer on this enjoyable day excursion. Following an early breakfast at your hotel, drive out to the Atlantic Seaboard Coastal Road with your local guide. Enjoy your drive along this scenic stretch of road, passing by white sandy beaches and the ocean by Clifton and Camps Bay. Take in the bracing sea breeze as the wind catches your hair. Watch the sudden appearance of the Twelve Apostles Peaks to one side of the road, while the dramatic cliffs and rocky outcrops of the Cape Peninsula rise above the Atlantic on your other side. Make a pit stop at the pretty little fishing village of Hout Bay with its famous Sentinel. If you wish, you can take a boat ride to Seal Island, or browse through colorful stalls by the harbor piled high with handicrafts and local artifacts. Drive up to the Cape’s famed Chapman’s Peak and make the most of its photo opportunities. Continue up to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve before dropping by the spectacular Cape Point. Look out for the feathery ‘fynbos’ swaying in the heathland along with the region’s endemic birds and wildlife, particularly the Cape Mountain Zebra and the baboons. Gaze out at False Bay, or if you wish, you can ride the funicular to the old lighthouse for taking in the twin oceans of the South Atlantic and the Indian Ocean. Take a refreshing lunch break, before visiting the colony of African penguins at Boulders Beach. Go over to the old naval base of Simon’s Town, and end your eventful day at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens just as the sun sets over the iconic Table Mountain. (Full Day; Time of Day: Morning; Duration: 9 hrs; Shared Activity & Transfer; Fitness Level: Easy; Services included: Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve Gate (Cape Point), Chapman’s peak drive, Penguins at Boulders Beach. Services excluded: Seal island Cruise in Hout Bay; Lunch; Cape Point Funicular ; Kirstenbosch Gardens entrance fees. Please bring comfortable walking shoes).

Private Full Day City Tour & Table Mountain and Kirstenbosch
Discover cosmopolitan Cape Town with your own vehicle and guide which gives you flexibility to explore at your own pace. Highlights of the tour include the Castle of Good Hope, Green Market Square, Kirstenbosch Garden, Company Gardens and of course – weather permitting – a visit to the top of Table Mountain which offers breathtaking views of Cape Town and the surrounding coastline.

Hotel Options
RoomStandard Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleGuest house
Portswood Hotel – Opt 2
RoomStandard Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
Day 4 - 6

Transfer to Winelands (1 hr)

Winelands

2 Nights

Fancy a tipple? The Winelands are one of the prettiest areas of South Africa and producing some of the best wines in the world, which you can sample during your vineyard visits.

Included Activities

Wine Delight at the Cape Winelands
Explore the beautiful countryside of the Cape Winelands and discover well-stocked cellars at some of the best vineyards in the region. After lunch at your hotel, drive over to the historic hamlet of Stellenbosch, accompanied by your local guide. Stop over for a round of delicious South African wine paired with cheese and crackers. Driving around Stellenbosch, soak in the mesmeric natural beauty of the gorgeous valley shadowed by the Hottentot Holland Mountains. Feast your eyes on the white gabled Cape Dutch homesteads and tree-lined avenues shaded by ancient oaks. You could also try yet another round of wine and cheese, if time permits. (Half Day; Time of Day: Morning or Afternoon; Duration: 4 hrs; Private Activity & Transfer; Meals included: Wine & cheese tatsing; Fitness Level: Easy; Please bring comfortable walking shoes; Note: Wine tasting is not allowed for visitors under 18 years of age).

Foodies on Foot Tour
Take a leisurely walk along the streets of Stellenbosch. On this walk, enjoy sampling the delicious flavors of South African cuisine. Select from top quality, locally produced food. Also get to meet and interact with food artists, getting insightful stories of what inspires their passion for food art. Take a stroll from one tasting shop to the next, getting a taste of platters of seasonal local products, freshly baked bread, snacks, homemade ice-cream, melt-in-the-mouth pastries and confectionery. The guide will take you on a tour around the oak-lined streets of the old town center. Explore and soak up the beauty of the charming town taking in the amazing architectural marvels of the centuries old town. End the tour with a special tasting of some of the delicious regional wines.

Hotel Options
Room
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
RoomStandard
MealsBreakfast
StyleBoutique
Day 6 - 9

Transfer to Cape Town (1 hr)

Flight to Southern Kruger (2-3 hrs)

Transfer to your accommodation (1-2 hrs)

Southern Kruger

3 Nights

Kruger National Park is the epitome of safari experience in Africa, rich with its lion prides, elephant herds and thousands of other animals, against shifting backdrops of savanna, forests, rivers and mountains.

Included Activities

Umkumbe Safari Lodge: Game drives, Bush Walks
Search for the Big Five and experience wonderful game drives in the early morning when the animals are particularly active and in the late afternoon when the sun paints incredible colors on the horizon. You can also experience exciting night drives to observe rarely spotted nocturnal wildlife.
Stretch your legs and enjoy exciting bush walks with an experienced guide to discover the small wonders of nature.

Mjejane River Lodge: Game Drives
Get up close with the wildlife at Mjejane Game Reserve and sprawling Kruger National Park with a choice of game drives. Set off early in the morning with an experienced guide for thrilling encounters of the wild kind! Enjoy breakfast in the bush with the sights and sounds of the wild making for a unique ambiance. Or, you could get off to a slightly late start and explore Mjejane Concession. Listen to your guide’s insights into animal behavior as you drive to vantage viewpoints. Keep an eye out for elephant herds sauntering along while shy antelopes scurry past your vehicle. Look out for glimpses of lions, cheetahs, hippos, and giraffes before you return to the lodge for breakfast. You also have the option of going on afternoon game drives across Mjejane Concession, returning to the lodge in time for dinner. (Shared Activity; Time of Day: Morning/Afternoon; Duration: 2-3 hrs; Fitness level: Easy to Moderate.)

Hotel Options
RoomStandard Room
MealsFull Board and Activities
StyleLodge
RoomStandard Room
Meals
StyleLodge

Transfer to Airport (1-2 hrs)

International Departure

 Price & Inclusions

  • Option 1 From $ 4,390 /person
  • Option 2 From $ 4,890 /person

Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.

Price Includes

  • Accommodation in one double room for 9 days / 8 nights.
  • Meals as indicated
  • Economy flights for all sectors :
    • Cape Town – Southern Kruger
  • All activities as listed :
    • Cape Town: Around the Cape in a Day
    • Cape Town: Private Full Day City Tour & Table Mountain and Kirstenbosch
    • Winelands: Wine Delight at the Cape Winelands
    • Winelands: Foodies on Foot Tour
    • Southern Kruger: Umkumbe Safari Lodge: Game drives, Bush Walks
    • Southern Kruger: Mjejane River Lodge: Game Drives
  • The general business terms apply
  • Game drives in high quality and well-maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver-guide. In case the game drives are booked through your lodge/camp, they will be shared with other guests with a maximum of 9 guests per vehicle.
  • All airport and hotel transfers as indicated above
  • Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
  • On request: A printed set of your travel documents by post
  • Fees and taxes

Not Included

  • Drinks and meals not specified above: Most of our camps and lodges include a variety of alcoholic and non- alcoholic drinks on certain meal plans. Depending on the meal plan you are booked, it is important to note that imported brands like luxury spirits, wines, and champagne are not included.
  • Tips, additional meals, and personal expenses
  • Visa fees
  • Travel, health and cancellation insurance
  • International airfare (from your home country to your destination and return)
Enchanting Travels Guest - Traveled to South Africa - White Rhinoceros, Kruger National Park - Rebecca Cory
What our guests say about this trip

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South Africa: Western Cape and Kruger

9 days $ 4,390 / person

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