Want to see it all in Southern Africa but don’t know where to begin? This is the tour for you! Head to fabulous cosmopolitan cities with stunning architecture. Experience an exclusive wildlife experience during game safaris at a private reserve. Natural beauty abounds – from mountain ranges to dramatic rock formations!


Itinerary Summary

DayPlaceHighlightsHotel Options
1 - 1JohannesburgUrban Bistros, Historical Sites, Beautiful Architecture, Musical Rhythms
1 - 4Central & Northern DrakensbergDragon Mountain, Rich Natural Beauty, Giant’s Castle Game ReserveMontusi Mountain Lodge
4 - 5DurbanBeachfront Copacabana Vibes, Contemporary Cosmopolitan Culture, DivingLalaria Lodge, Fairlight Beach House
5 - 7HluhluweHilly Grasslands, African Big Five, Self-Drive Game SafarisFalaza Game Park and Spa, Thula Thula Luxury Tented Camp
7 - 9IsimangalisoPristine Beaches, Cultural Encounters, Off-The-Beaten-Path DestinationSt. Lucia Wetlands G House, Thonga Beach Lodge
9 - 10EzulwiniWildlife, Valleys, CultureMantenga Cultural Village, Summerfield Luxury Hotel & Botanical Garden
10 - 11Piggs PeakBeautiful Scenary, Rolling hills, Spectacular Waterfalls, Sparking streamsPhophonyane Falls Lodge
11 - 13HazyviewDramatic Rock Formations, Fabulous Panoramic Views, Boat RidesRissington Inn, Oliver's Restaurant and Lodge
13 - 15KrugerSabi Sands Game Reserve, Game Walks, SafarisNotten's Bush Camp
15 - 15JohannesburgUrban Bistros, Historical Sites, Beautiful Architecture, Musical Rhythms

Ideal For

  • Heritage
  • Landscape
  • Relaxation
  • Wildlife

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Itinerary Details

Day 1 - 1

International Arrival

International arrival. We will welcome you at the airport

Pick up the rental car at the airport


0 Days

Discover South Africa’s beating heart! Johannesburg, or Jo’burg’ is a dynamic, cosmopolitan city with great places to eat and interesting sites to visit.

Day 1 - 4

Drive to Drakensberg (4-6 hrs)

Central & Northern Drakensberg

3 Days

Be awed by the most dramatic mountain views in southern Africa! The magnificent Drakensberg mountains tower over KwaZulu Natal in South Africa.

Hotel Options
RoomGarden Suite
MealsFull Board
Day 4 - 5

Drive to Durban (2-3 hrs)


1 Day

Experience the eclectic! Durban is a sprawling, friendly city with beautiful beaches, often compared to Miami Beach.

Hotel Options
Lalaria Lodge – Opt 1
RoomSea View Room
MealsFull Board
RoomLuxury double
MealsFull Board & Drinks
StyleBeach Resort
Day 5 - 7

Drive to Hluhluwe (3-4 hrs)


2 Days

Set in the heart of Zululand, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve is renowned for its white rhino conservation.

Included Activities

Falaza: Game drives 
Game drives at Falaza Game Park and Spa

Thula Thula: Game drives, bush walks
1 game drive per day, 1 game walk per day

Hotel Options
MealsFull Board
RoomLuxury Tent
MealsFull Board
Day 7 - 9

Drive to Isimangaliso (1-2 hrs)


2 Days

Welcome to a sub-tropical paradise! The name iSimangaliso means ‘miracle’, which aptly describes this unique place.

Included Activities

Thonga Beach: guided walks, kayaking & sundowners at Lake Sibaya
Indulge in an exotic beach experience that is a welcome break from the routine monotony of city life. Explore on guided walks and watch the magnificence of the South African landscape vary from coastal forests to grasslands to beaches. If drifting at level with water is more your thing, grab an oar and settle down in a kayak. The guides may cruise you over to where a hippo or a crocodile is sunning itself. A sundowner on Lake Sibaya can be quite a unique experience as you watch the nocturnal life come alive.

Hotel Options
StyleGuest house
MealsBreakfast, Lunch, Dinner
StyleBeach Resort
Day 9 - 10

Drive to Ezulwini (4-5 hrs)


1 Day

Located in the western corridor of the Kingdom of eSwatini (Swaziland), the Ezulwini Valley, meaning “place of heaven” is the seat of the Royal Court and one of the main attractions in eSwatini.

Hotel Options
Day 10 - 11

Drive to Piggs Peak (1.5 hrs)

Piggs Peak

1 Day

Piggs Peak is a town in north-western eSwatini (Swaziland). It was founded around gold prospecting in 1884, but its main industry is now forestry. The Phophonyane Falls lie near the town.

Hotel Options
Day 11 - 13

Drive to Blyde River Canyon (5-6 hrs)


2 Days

The gateway to Kruger National Park! A small farming town famous for its banana production, Hazyview gets its name from the shimmer during the summer heat.

Included Activities

Private full day excursion in Blyde River Canyon
Enjoy an exciting expedition as you drive through the alluring Blyde River Canyon route, with its jaw-dropping views and sounds. Be completely awed by the grand mountains, the breathtaking waterfalls, the picturesque valleys, and the striking rivers as you are steered in air-conditioned vehicles through panoramic landscapes. With popular tourist attractions on offer, such as the Lone Creek, God’s Window viewpoint, Pinnacle Rock, Graskop town, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, Pinnacle or Lisbon or Berlin waterfalls, and Blyde River Canyon, to name a few, this full-day tour is an enthralling experience. Skilled and well-informed guides will accompany you to help you discover the minute details of the famed Blyde River Canyon.

Hotel Options
Rissington Inn – Opt 1
RoomCourtyard Room
RoomExclusive Standard
MealsFull Board
Day 13 - 15

Drive to Kruger South


2 Days

Walk on the wild side! With its iconic sprawling landscape dotted with baobab and marula trees, Kruger National Park is one of Africa’s top safari destinations, rich with its lion prides, elephant herds and thousands of other animals, against shifting backdrops of savannah, forest, river and mountains.

Included Activities

Nottens Bush Camp: 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.

Hotel Options
MealsFull board and Activities
Day 15 - 15

Drive to Nelspruit (2 hrs)

Drive to airport and drop off the rental car.

Flight to Johannesburg (1 hr)


0 Days

Discover South Africa’s beating heart! Johannesburg, or Jo’burg’ is a dynamic, cosmopolitan city with great places to eat and interesting sites to visit.

International Departure

 Price & Inclusions

  • Option 1 From $ 3,753 /person
  • Option 2 From $ 5,000 /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 (on a twin-sharing basis) on the indicated meal plan for 14 nights.
    • Economy flights for all sectors : Nelspruit – Johannesburg
    • All activities as listed :
      • Hluhluwe: Thula Thula: Game drives, bush walks
      • Hluhluwe: Falaza: Game drives
      • Isimangaliso: Thonga Beach: guided walks, kayaking & sundowners at Lake Sibaya
      • Blyde River Canyon: Private full day excursion in Blyde River Canyon
      • Kruger South: Nottens Bush Camp: Game drives, bush walks
    • 24-hour point of contact in Africa
    • South Africa: Game drives in high quality and well maintained safari vehicle with professional English-speaking driver guide. Game drives may be shared with other guests of the lodge/camp, with maximum of 9 guests in the vehicle.

South Africa: Self-driven car during your journey as follows:

    • Vehicle Type: Default car for 1-3 guests: Toyota Corolla or similar (Automatic) / For families / friends (4-5 guests): Toyota Avanza or similar (Manual) / For high end guests and 4×4 (1-3 guests): XTrail or similar (Manual) / For groups (6-8 guests): Toyota Quantum or similar  (manual)
    • Unlimited mileage
    • X days
    • Pick-up:   Date   Airport
    • Drop-off: Date   Airport
    • GPS Navigation System
    • One additional driver is allowed
    • Towing charges in the event of mechanical failure

Our preferred car rental partner, Bidvest, offers “Bidvest Assist” package with the following services:

  • Transport to hospital in case of a medical emergency. Guaranteed hospital admission up to ZAR 2000, which is to be refunded by client or client’s medical air. Additional costs must be paid by client
  • 24-hour call service for car breakdown or emergency. Repatriation to an appropriate facility in the client’s area of residence following an accident  Theft Loss Waiver and Collision Damage Waiver
  •  Tyre and windscreen damage waiver, as well as underbody, sand and/or water damage waiver. The general business terms apply
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Exploring Eastern South Africa

15 days $ 3,753 / person

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