11 Days
Air-Inclusive

Overview

Bask in the greenery of the iconic Table Mountain and watch the clouds part like a curtain of white cotton candy to make way for an absolutely spine-tingling view of the Mother City. Next, have the unique opportunity to sample the flavors of Stellenbosch, South Africa’s second-oldest city, while enjoying top-quality, locally produced artisan foods. Kruger National Park has the greatest diversity of wild animals in Southern Africa, making it an ideal spot for Big Five Game viewing and safari adventure activities. Complete this bucket-list adventure with one of the most spectacular natural wonders of the world.


Itinerary

Day 1

Traveling

Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your South African Airways flight to South Africa.

Day 2

Cape Town

On arrival in Johannesburg you will connect onwards for your flight on South African Airways to Cape Town. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Victoria & Alfred Hotel.

Day 3

Cape Town

After breakfast you will be met by your local English speaking driver-guide for your Scheduled Full Day Tour of the Cape Peninsula.

Highlights include; Chapman's Peak, Cape Point Nature Reserve, Boulders Penguin Colony and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Victoria & Alfred Hotel.

Day 4

Cape Town

Enjoy a half-day exploring the city tour and hike or ride up Table Mountain in the cable car.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Victoria & Alfred Hotel.

Day 5

Stellenbosch

After breakfast, you will be transferred to your hotel in Stellenbosch.

Located on a private garden estate in Stellenbosch, Majeka House is a boutique hotel that features a spa, a gourmet restaurant and a large, heated, communal indoor pool.

You will then depart for a half-day Half Day Foodies on Foot tour. The Foodies on Foot tour is the unique opportunity to sample the flavors of Stellenbosch, South Africa’s second-oldest city, while enjoying top-quality, locally produced artisan foods. Journey past the five oldest streets in Stellenbosch and through the old town center to discover its colorful history, view the beautiful outdoor art, and appreciate the rich architecture.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Majeka House.

Day 6

Stellenbosch

After breakfast, embark on the half-day Kayamandi experience. This is a walking tour with a local guide. Get an insider’s perspective from your resident guide who was born and bred in Kayamandi. Meet talented local artists and entrepreneurs. Interact with the local children at an inspiring day-care centre (Mon – Fri). See exciting community development projects. Pop into a Spaza shop for a sip of corn-based Mageu – said to be one of Madiba's favourites. Full Xhosa lunch in a family home. Try home-made ginger beer (non-alcoholic). Enjoy a hearty lunch consisting of several traditional dishes Finish with dessert.
• Recipes to try at home
• Receive a small, hand-crafted souvenir

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Majeka House.

Day 7

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE

After breakfast you will be transferred to the Cape Town airport for your flight to Victoria Falls,Zimbabwe. Upon arrival, you will be met and transferred to Old Drift Lodge.

Spend the next 3 days and nights on safari and visiting one of the largest waterfalls in the world!

Overnight on a full board basis at Old Drift Lodge

Day 8

Victoria Falls, zimbabwe

Old Drift Lodge is ideally situated within the National Park and offers guests all-inclusive insight into an exquisite natural world.

Overnight on a full board basis at Old Drift Lodge.

Day 9

VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE

The Zambezi National park can be explored on a 4x4 game drive, river safari and walking safari, satisfying guests needs to experience every aspect this natural utopia.

Overnight on a full board basis at Old Drift Lodge.

Day 10

Departure

Enjoy the morning at leisure until your transfer from the hotel to Victoria Falls airport for your flight to Johannesburg and connecting flight to the United States.

Day 11

traveling

Arrival in the United States at New York JFK or Washington Dulles airport.


Includes

Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York JFK or Washington Dulles to Cape Town and then to Victoria Falls, then Johanessburg, back to the United States ; Domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary ( Cape Town - Victoria Falls - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Most meals as per the itinerary (7 x breakfast, 2 x lunch, 2 x dinner); Ground transfers as per the itinerary; All park fees and safari activities; Scheduled Cape Peninsula tour; Scheduled Half Day City tour, Table Mountain-including cable car ticket, Half Day Foodies on Foot tour, and half-day Kayamandi Township Tour. Activities available at Old Drift Lodge at no extra charge to guests (time / weather permitting): Morning or Afternoon Game drives in the Zambezi National Park Morning or Afternoon River Safaris Guided Walking Safaris Lunch at the Lookout Cafe - Including drinks Guided Tour of the Falls – Zimbabwe (Excluding Rainforest Entry Fees)


Excludes

Add-on air from other U.S. cities; Any meals or services not mentioned above; transportation between Stellenbosch and Kayamandi township. Price on request.; Any items of personal expense, i.e. drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc.; Gratuities for rangers/guides/drivers.