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Exclusive Kruger & Vibrant Cape Town Itinerary

Johannesburg

Day 1 to 2

ACCOMODATION: Peermont Metcourt Hotel

Peermont Metcourt at Emperors Palace is a stylish and comfortable hotel in Johannesburg currently with 248 rooms. The rooms have a variety of amenities including DSTV, Internet connectivity, LCD flat screen, tea and coffee stations, laptop safe and a convenient working desk. Guests can relax at the private and sheltered pool terrace which is set in a beautiful garden.

Meal Plan: Bed & Breakfast


Blyde River Canyon

Day 2 to 4

ACCOMODATION: Hippo Hollow

Hippo Hollow Country Estate is situated on the outskirts of Hazyview on the Sabie River, and is only a few minutes’ drive from the world famous Kruger National Park, making it the ideal destination from which to access the reserves of the Lowveld and the sights of Mpumalanga. The sight of Kingfishers and other beautiful water birds as well as hippos grazing on the lawns often enhance the stay. Guests are accommodated in 63 unique units of thatched Garden, River Chalets and Courtyard Hotel Rooms, which either overlook the beautiful gardens or the impressive Sabie River and each with an en-suite bathroom, television and tea/coffee making facility.

Meal Plan: Breakfast; Dinner


Kruger National Park

Day 4 to 7

ACCOMODATION: Elephant Plains Lodge

Elephant Plains Lodge is situated within the Sabi Sands conservation area and offers accommodation to a maximum of 24 guests at any one given time in varying rooms from Rondavels and luxury suites to the Manyeleti honeymoon suite. All rooms have air-conditioning, ceiling fans, mosquito nets and en suite facilities with both a shower and bath. The pool overlooks the watering hole opposite the camp where animals come to drink daily. Breakfast and lunch are served buffet style in the dining room and evening meals are served around a fire in the Boma. Adjacent to the swimming pool, the wooden deck offers spectacular views across the waterhole and scenic plains. Elephant Plains Game Lodge is world renowned for excellent Big 5 game viewing and guests can enjoy two game drives and a bush walk per day.

Activities: Game drives in Kruger National Park
Meal Plan: Breakfast; Lunch; Dinner


Cape Town

Day 7 to 11

ACCOMODATION: Ocean View Guest House

Ocean View House is situated in picturesque holiday town of Struisbaai, nestled between the Twelve Apostles mountain range and is less than 4 kilometres away from the Agulhas Lighthouse and the Southernmost Tip of Africa. Camps Bay main beach and restaurants are situated just 10 minutes away. The guest house offers 14 rooms, of which some are sea facing, each with a bathroom, hairdryer, TV, wireless internet access, minibar, air-conditioning and heating and tea/coffee making facility. Some rooms have a lounge seating area and a private balcony. The swimming pool is set in the beautifully landscaped gardens, with koi pond and bar area. Enjoy a hearty breakfast, weather permitting, on the veranda, with a wonderful view over the Atlantic Ocean.

Activities: Half day Cape Town City & Table Mountain tour (Table mountain cableway tickets- excluded) | Full day Cape Point & Peninsula tour
Meal Plan: Bed & Breakfast

Itinerary Details

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Availability: All Year

Duration: 11 Days

Places
  • Johannesburg
  • Blyde River Canyon
  • Kruger National Park
  • Cape Town
Transport
  • Rental Car
  • Flight (Kruger - Cape Town)
Accomodation
  • Peermont Metcourt Hotel
  • Hippo Hollow
  • Elephant Plains
  • Ocean View Guest House
Activities
  • Game Drives
  • Self Drives

Johannesburg

Johannesburg or short Jo’burg is a fascinating city, where all the ups and downs of 21st-century South Africa can be witnessed. Discover the energy of one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities, feel the spirit of its people in powerful monuments, echoing with the past, hear the rhythm of its music, from sophisticated jazz to urban kwaito, see its beauty – from its unmistakable skyline to the unspoilt splendour of the untamed bush and feast on a fusion of flavours in the shebeens of Soweto and the upmarket bistros of Rosebank and Sandton.


Blyde River Canyon

At 700m in depth, the Blyde River Canyon is ranked as the 3rd deepest canyon in the world. Millions of years of erosion have carved out dramatic rock formations, such as the Three Rondavels, the Pinnacle, and Bourke's Luck Potholes. Possibly the best view in the whole of the Blyde River Canyon is of the "Three Rondavels", huge, round rocks, thought to be reminiscent of the houses or huts of the indigenous people, known as rondavels. This canyon is part of the famous Panorama route which starts at the town of Graskop and includes God's Window, the Pinnacle and Bourke's Luck Potholes.


Kruger National Park

Huge, wild and full of wildlife, the Kruger National Park is one of Africa's top safari destinations and offers visitors a classic African safari experience - rich in lion prides, elephant herds and thousands of other animals, against shifting backdrops of savannah, forest, river and mountains.

At over 53,000 hectares and with just 12 safari lodges in the reserve, Timbavati offers a very exclusive game experience. The reserve shares a long, unfenced border with the Kruger National Park, and is home to the Big Five as well as a wide array of other game including cheetah and occasional wild dog packs from the Kruger Park. The landscape has a wild and rugged feel to it and the game viewing in Timbavati is excellent.


Cape Town

Regarded among the most magnificent cities in the world, Cape Town with a unique mix of vibrant culture, beautiful beaches, rich history, world-class shopping facilities, and friendly citizens. Enjoy a tour of Cape Town and the stunning Cape Peninsula, visit Robben Island to see the prison where Nelson Mandela was held captive in, watch the world stroll by at the buzzing Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, take the cable car up Table Mountain and explore Table Mountain National Park, visit the beautiful Kirstenbosch Gardens, hike up to the top of Lion Head and enjoy the amazing views or – during summer – simply relax at the beautiful beach of Camps Bay.

Included In Prices

  • Self-Drive car during your journey as follows:
    • 11 days: Group C (Toyota Corolla) or Similar
      • Pick-up: Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
      • Drop-off: Nelspruit Airport
      • Pick-up: Cape Town Airport
      • Drop-off: Cape Town Airport
    • STLW, SCDW
    • Tyre, rim and hubcap Waiver, Windscreen damage Waiver
    • Airport Surcharge, Tourism levy, Vat
    • Unlimited Mileage, Vehicle Assist, Carbon Emissions Tax
    • Water, Sandblasting and Undercarriage Damage (T&C apply)
    • Third Party Liability, General Public liability
    • GPS
  • 24 hour point of contact

Not Included in Price

  • International Flights
  • Any Park Entrance Fee this is to be paid directly
  • Drinks and meals not specified above.
  • Laundry
  • All activities and excursions mentioned as optional
  • Among other expenses, the following additional costs not included for rental cars:
    • Fuel for rental vehicle, Fuel Deposit, Contract Fee, Excess Deposit (Standard Cover)
    • One way drop off / delivery fees, second spare tyre, 2nd driver fee, Cross border fees
  • Gratuities and personal expenses.