Cape Town and Safari

Cape Town and Safari

South Africa

Day 1 – Arrival Cape Town On arrival in Cape Town guests will be met by a Welcome Tourism Services representative who will escort them to the vehicle and transfer to the hotel. Cape Town is situated amidst majestic mountains and is surrounded by pristine white beaches. Often called the ‘cosmopolitan hub of Africa’, it is home to a rich cultural and historical heritage, vibrant restaurants and nightlife and a multitude of activities – from extreme sports to leisurely scenic cruises and world-class shopping. On arrival guests will check in at their hotel.

Harbour Bridge: Ideally positioned on the fringe of the V&A Waterfront within the Cape Town International Convention Centre precinct, this state-of-the-art hotel offers no less than 360 degree views of the best the Mother City has to offer. Set against a backdrop of mesmerising ocean and mountain views with a sea water canal running through the hotel’s bridge wing and a water taxi ultimately completing the scene, Harbour Bridge Hotel & Suites links the city to the sea. Perfect for both business and leisure travelers. Offering 40 quality rooms and 18 luxury suites, Harbour Bridge Hotel and Suites offers clear lines and high-quality furnishings, along with pure luxury and modern elegance. All rooms and suites have an en-suite bathroom, whilst the suites have an additional lounge area and fully equipped kitchen. Further services include satellite TV, hairdryer, telephone and private digital safe. Four star amenities combined with state-of-the-art meeting facilities makes Harbour Bridge Hotel and Suites the hottest property on the business and conference circuit.

 

Day 2 –Cape Town Guests will enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Half Day City Tour. Highlights of this half day tour include a visit up Table Mountain on the cableway (the cableway ticket is not included as the mountain visit is weather permitting); Malay Quarter, city centre and Company Gardens and time permitting the Castle of Good Hope. Photographic opportunities of Table Mountain present from Table Bay and the Cape Town Diamond Works.

 

Day 3–Cape Town Cape Point Full Day Scheduled Tour: Cape Town is built on a mountainous peninsula. This full day tour is an ideal way to see the highlights of the city. Travel along the Atlantic seaboard with its white beaches and rugged mountains to Hout Bay. If time permits, there is the option of taking a half hour boat trip to Duiker Island to see a Cape Fur Seal colony (for own account). If open, continue on Chapman’s Peak Drive, noted as one of the most stunning roadways in the world. Visit the Cape Point Nature Reserve and the tip of the Cape Peninsula that has captivated travelers for centuries. The return journey to Cape Town takes guests along the False Bay coast with the option of visiting the colony of rare African Penguins at Boulders Beach (for own account). Guests will pass through the naval village of Simon’s Town, Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay and Muizenberg. Visit the internationally-acclaimed Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden before returning to the hotel.

Day 4 –Cape Town to Bush After completing check out formalities guests will be met and transferred to Cape Town International Airport for the flight to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport. (flight costs not included). On arrival at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport guests will be met and transferred to Bongani Mountain Lodge. Guests will enjoy an afternoon game drive in the reserve looking for the Big 5.

Bongani Mountain Lodge is ideally situated in Mthetomusha Private Game Reserve, on the southwestern border of the world-renowned Kruger National Park. Walk ancient paths once used by the San (Bushman) people with over 250 San rock art sites, estimated to be 1 500 years old, the greatest concentration of rock art per square meter on earth.

Day 5 & 6 –Bongani Mountain Lodge Guests will enjoy game drive in the reserve looking for the Big 5.

Day 7 – Depart Guests will be woken early for a morning game drive. (Dependant on departure flight times) Guests will be met and transferred to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport for the onward flight. (flight costs not included)

Included:

  • Transportation as indicated
    • Accommodation in standard rooms at hotels, lodges and camps, unless other wise indicated in the itinerary.
    • Scheduled tours TICC and TICP with entrance fees as indicated
    • Meals as indicated in itinerary.
    • Value adds as mentioned.
    • Entrance fees as mentioned in the itinerary.
    • Tourism levies where applicable

Not included:
• Personal extras (curios, gifts etc.)
• Any gratuities.
• Porterage.
• Entrance fees.
• Any airfare or airport departure taxes
• Any medical or travel insurance.
• Optional tours and transfers