South African Explorer 2017

Tour Starting: September 2017

Day 01: Arrive Capetown
Welcome to South Africa! On arrival in Cape Town, you will be welcomed by our representative and transferred by a chauffeur driven car to your hotel. Cape Town is South Africa's most European city, stunningly framed between mountains and sea, having a lot going for it: it's multi-racial, relaxed and trendy, and it looks good in any season. Cape Town's laid back beauty and paradoxical character ensures that this is just about everyone's favourite South African city.
Cape town, South africa
The rest of the day is at leisure to explore a city with a diverse range of attractions, sights and activities.

Day 02 : Capetown
Cape town, South africa
Full day Cape Point Tour (Private).
This morning, see South Africa~s magnificent sights, on the full day Cape Point Tour. Visit Hout Bay, Chapman~s Peak, the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, Boulders Beach, Groot Constantia and visit the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

Day 03 : Capetown
Cape town, South africa
The full day is at leisure. Maybe you can take an Orientation City tour for an insight into the magic of Cape Town featuring a visit to the summit of Table Mountain (weather permitting), or discover the beauty of rolling vineyards on a Wineland Tour, maybe visit Robben Island to see where Nelson Mandela spent 18 years of his life. Or just go Shopping at the V&A Waterfront, the Shoppers paradise.
City Tour of Cape Town & Table Mountain City Tour Of Cape Town & Table Mountain

Day 04 : Capetown Oudtshoorn
Oudtshoorn, South africa
Transfer from hotel in Capetown to hotel in Oudtshoorn, en route visit to the Ostrich Farm, Cango Caves and the Cango Wildlife Ranch (Private).
This morning transfer from Cape Town to Oudtshoorn, the renowned Feather Capital of the World. Enroute, visit an Ostrich Farm and enjoy a guided tour. Touch, feel, sit on or even ride these magnificent birds. Later, continue on to the Cango Caves, one of the world~s greatest natural wonders, sculptured by nature through the ages. See the mysterious and breathtaking limestone formations in a wide variety of natural colours- a subterranean wonderland. Visit the Cango Wildlife Ranch famous for its Cheetah Conservation programme and a highly successful breeding station of this threatened species - one of the only two in the southern hemisphere. Get face to face with the cheetahs, tigers, lions and intriguing beasts like marabou storks, meerkats, endangered blue duiker antelope, and ring-tailed lemurs. If you~re feeling brave, you can cage-dive with crocs.... You can also get yourself photographed cuddling a cheetah cub or the cheetah, the fastest animal on land.


Day 05 : Oudtshoorn Knysna
Knysna, South africa
Transfer from hotel in Oudtshoorn to hotel in Knysna, en route drive through the Garden Route (Private).
Your odyssey down the beautiful Garden Route begins today. Enjoy a scenic drive that takes you over the breathtakingly beautiful Outeniqua Mountain pass to Knysna, a natural paradise of lush, indigenous forests, tranquil lakes, golden beaches, mountains and rivers which provide endless opportunity for leisure and outdoor adventure. On arrival in Knysna, check into your hotel.
Within the town, craft shops, flea-markets and cozy cafes beckon with small-town charm and hospitality. It is truly a Mecca for the gourmand, whether it~s shopping, food or culture.
Sunset Cruise on the Knysna Lagoon (Private).
This evening, enjoy a sunset cruise on the vast navigable lagoon that flushes into the sea through the famous Knysna Heads. Cruise onboard the John Benn, a double-decker boat that is steeped in history, and named after a legendary pilot of a bygone era. Comfortable and cozy with a classic wooden finish, it is one of the best floating restaurants in Knysna.

Day 06: Knysna - George - Johannesburg - Sun City
This morning transfer to George Airport for your flight to Johannesburg. (Flight on your own arrangement).
On arrival in Johannesburg, you will travel by road to Sun City. Sun City is a vibrant mix of entertainment, water sports, golf, gambling and family fun - a lush and tropical fantasyland deep in the African bushveld and has earned its reputation as Africa's Kingdom of Pleasure. Whatever you want, you'll find it at Sun City. From sizzling entertainment, world-class casinos and restaurants which cater for all tastes, to the more relaxed poolside venues, quiet places, and lush gardens and extensive sporting facilities. These are just some of the elements that make Sun City unique to the world's entertainment resorts. Explore this heaven.
Sun city, South africa

Day 07: Sun City
Sun city, South africa
The full day is free to enjoy various activities Sun city has to offer. Explore the Lost City and the Valley of Waves, fabled to be the ruins of a glorious ancient civilization, celebrate and bring to life the legends of this mystical city. The Lost City is internationally applauded for its wonderfully imaginative theme and exquisite landscaping whilst the fantastic Valley of Waves is one of the world's most exciting water parks. For the more adventurous an optional tour to the Pilanesberg Game Reserve, home to the "Big 5" (Buffalo, Elephant, Leopard, Lion and Rhino) for a Jungle Safari is recommended.

Day 08: Sun City - Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South africa
Transfer from hotel in Sun City to hotel in Johannesburg, en route sightseeing of Pretoria and Gold Reef city (Private).
Today, you will travel to Johannesburg. Enroute visit Pretoria, affectionately known as the Jacaranda City for all the purple blossom-bedecked trees, which line its thoroughfares in summer. Pretoria is an elegant, quiet city that~s a perfect contrast with its more frenetic neighbour, Johannesburg, just half an hour away. Enjoy a brief city tour of beautiful city and South Africa~s Political Capital. Proceed towards Johannesburg to visit the Gold Reef City (closed on MON and TUE). A popular attraction, Gold Reef City, is located just south of the city centre. It was built to replicate an old mining town. Walk through the original homes of the miners, watch a gold bar being poured and then descend into the depths of a real gold mine where you can browse through the charming reconstruction of Johannesburg circa 1888. Its latest attraction is a giant Ferris wheel, allowing panoramic views of Johannesburg. Later head back to your hotel in Johannesburg.

Day 09 : Depart Johannesburg
Today, you will be transferred to the Johannesburg airport by the hotel shuttle for your flight back home.

Tour Starting: September 2017

Inclusions

Accommodation at hotels or similar with daily South African breakfast & dinner
All Transportation in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle with an English speaking driver (except Johannesburg where departure transfer will be arranged by a hotel shuttle bus)
Sightseeing as mentioned in the itinerary by private air-conditioned vehicle.
Services of an English Speaking driver cum guide.
South Africa Visa Charges.
International flight

Exclusions
Overseas Medical Insurance.
Meals other than specified in the itinerary.
Tips, Laundry, telephone, optional excursions and other items of a personal nature.
Cost of foreign exchange for personal use.
Any items or services not specified in the itinerary 'PACKAGE INCLUDES' head.