Day 1: Arrival in Cape Town
Upon arrival at the Cape Town International Airport, receive assistance at airport by our representative with your travel documents and then receive a transfer to the hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure. The Western Cape is a province of extraordinary diversity. Its numerous attractions and famous landmarks offer various options of day tours and sightseeing opportunities. Cape Town, the Mother City, is well-known for its beautiful white sandy beaches, the Table Mountain and the V&A Waterfront.
Day 2: Cape Town
After enjoying breakfast, embark on a city tour of Cape Town. Take a cable car to the top of Table Mountain for a panoramic view of the entire city and coastline. Thereafter, visit the historic Malay Quarter and the South African Museum with its famed Bushmen exhibits, the Cape Castle and other interesting sights. Later on, visit the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, which is South Africa's most talked about tourist venue chockablock with shops and restaurants. After having enjoyed exploring the harbour, return to your hotel on your own. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3: Cape Town
After enjoying breakfast, embark on a full-day sightseeing tour of Cape Point. Enjoy a half hour cruise to Seal Island. Alternatively, the not-so-adventurous can make a trip to the fish market called Mariners' Wharf. Continue alongside the Indian Ocean, and stop to see the well-established Jackass penguin colony, situated at Boulders' Beach near Simons Town. Continue travelling to finally arrive at Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope, which is the meeting place of the two mighty oceans, i.e. the Atlantic and the Indian. After enjoying the view of the sea from the Cape, turn around for a visit to the Kirstenbosch Botanical gardens, which is home of some 3500 species of Southern African flora and fauna. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Cape Town - Mabula
Meals: Breakfast, lunch (time permitting) & dinner
After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the O.R. Tambo International Airport to board a flight to Johannesburg. Upon arrival, transfer to Mabula Game Lodge by road and check-in to the lodge. On arrival (provided time permits), depart for an afternoon safari. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the lodge.
Safari - Drive two hours to the north of Johannesburg to arrive at the Mabula Private Game Lodge. Spread out across 12,000 hectares, this malaria-free reserve offers a rich experience of the African wilderness. Guests will have the chance to get up close and personal with nature.
Day 5: Mabula
Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
After enjoying breakfast, embark on a morning game drive with a stop for morning tea/coffee & rusks. Enjoy the rest of the morning at leisure before proceeding for another fun-filled afternoon game drive. Return to the lodge for a delectable lunch.
Day 6: Mabula - Sun City
After a hearty breakfast, receive a transfer to Sun City by road, a millionaires' playground that caters to everyone. Sun City is exotic - more like a pleasure palace of sparkling theatrical extravaganzas, restaurants and casinos. Upon arrival in Sun City, check-in to the hotel and enjoy the evening at leisure.
Day 7: Sun City
After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, spend the day at leisure. Pay a visit to the incredible Water World or the Valley of Waves with its wide variety of water activities. With tennis courts, two golf courses designed by Gary Player and sport activities that include bowling, mini golf, squash, ten pin bowling and horse riding Sun City is nothing less than a sportsman's paradise. (Costs not included for additional activities). Enjoy the evening at leisure followed by a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 8: Sun City - Johannesburg
After enjoying breakfast, transfer to Johannesburg by road. En route, enjoy a sightseeing tour of Gold Reef City (optional). Highlights of thee tour include descending underground with your Gold Reef Guide who will explain how the ore was mined a century ago and how it is mined in the "City of Gold" today. Afterwards, witness a gold bar being poured followed display of traditional gum-boot dancing, unique to the miners in the area. Thereafter, stroll through the museum village which also offers specialty shopping opportunities, which include original mining antiques at the Old Mine Shop and interesting coins at the Gold Reef City Mint. Enjoy the evening at leisure followed by a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Johannesburg
After breakfast today, receive a transfer to the O. R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg Airport) to board a return flight.