9 Days
Air-Inclusive

Overview

Experience the wonders of South Africa with this air-inclusive sweetheart special offer. Spend four nights in Cape Town at the SunSquare City Bowl where you will have the opportunity to explore this fabulous cosmopolitan city. With world-class dining and shopping, cultural experiences, abundant outdoor activities and Winelands that date back to 1659, there are plenty of options to enjoy. Next, you will spend two nights on safari at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge, a malaria-free private reserve within Pilanesberg National Park.


Itinerary

Day 1

Traveling

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

Day 2

Cape Town View Accommodation

On arrival in Johannesburg, you will connect for your two-hour flight to Cape Town. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel.

Day 3

Cape Town

Take a full day 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 available 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 on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel.

Day 4

Cape Town

A full day at leisure. We recommend taking an optional Cape Winelands tour - ask your safari expert when booking

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel.

Day 5

Cape Town

A full day at leisure. We recommend taking an optional Cape Peninsula tour - ask your safari expert when booking

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl Hotel.

Day 6-7

Pilanesberg Game Reserve View Accommodation

After breakfast you will be met and transferred to the Cape Town airport for your flight to Johannesburg.

On arrival in Johannesburg, you will be met for your road transfer to the malaria- free southwest of the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. While Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge sits on its own concession, the area still offers you all the wonders of Pilanesberg including the magnificent Big 5 and incredible views of the distant bush veld amphitheater.

Enjoy daily morning and afternoon game drives with qualified game rangers.

Overnight on a full board for two nights at Shepherd's Tree Game Lodge.

Day 8

Departure

After breakfast and an early morning game drive, you will be transferred to the Johannesburg airport for your flight to the United States.

Day 9

Traveling

Arrival 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 Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg - Cape Town – Johannesburg) Accommodation as per the itinerary; Most meals as per the itinerary (5x breakfast, 2x lunches, 2x dinners); Ground transfers as per the itinerary; All park fees and safari activities


Excludes

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