10 Days
Departs Daily


This 5 star package includes a 4-night stay at the premier urban chic resort, the Taj Cape Town, and a 3-night stay at Shamwari to experience many of the sights, sounds and activities that Jack Hanna enjoyed on the reserve. Also included are international and domestic flights, transfers, 13 meals and daily safaris while in the Shamwari Game Reserve.


Day 1


Depart from New York JFK or Washington Dulles on your South African Airways flight.

Day 2-5

Cape Town

On arrival in Johannesburg, you will connect to your flight to Cape Town.

You have several days at leisure to explore the beautiful city of Cape Town. Maybe take a trip in the cable car up Table Mountain or a boat ride for a poignant visit to Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for many years. Perhaps take time to explore the vibrant V&A Waterfront with its many shops, restaurants and activities as well as the fascinating Two Oceans Aquarium. In the summer months maybe head for the white sand beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay for people watching and soaking up the African Sun. Whatever else, you will not be at a loss for things to do!

Overnight for four nights on a bed and breakfast basis at the Taj Cape Town Hotel.

Day 6-8


After breakfast, transfer to the Cape Town airport for your flight to Port Elizabeth.

On arrival at the Port Elizabeth airport, you will be met and transferred to the Shamwari Game Reserve.

You will be met by your ranger and given an introductory talk about the days ahead and then check into your room. Enjoy lunch at the lodge and some time to relax.

In the late afternoon you will be taken on your first safari game drive.

Overnight for three nights on a fully inclusive basis at Shamwari Riverdene Lodge.

Day 9


After breakfast and morning safari, you will be transferred to the Port Elizabeth airport for your flight to Johannesburg and connecting flight to the United States.

Day 10


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


Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York John F Kennedy or Washington Dulles Airports to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg – Cape Town - Port Elizabeth - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Most meals (7 x breakfast, 3 x lunch, 3 x dinner); Ground transfers; All park fees and safari activities.


Add on air from other US cities; Any meals or services not mentioned above; Any items of personal expense - i.e. drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc; Gratuities for rangers/guides/drivers