Arrival in Oudtshoorn
Arrive at the George Airport to a warm welcome by a representative and receive a private road transfer to Oudtshoorn. Upon arrival in Oudtshoorn, check-in to the hotel. Thereafter, visit an ostrich farm with hundreds of ostriches from the ones still in incubation to full-grown adults. Arrangements for an ostrich ride can be made if you're feeling adventurous.
Oudtshoorn - Knysna (2 hours approx)
After breakfast at your hotel, enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour in and around Oudtshoorn including visits to the world renowned Cango Caves and the Cango Wildlife Ranch, where you will learn more about cheetah and crocodiles. Thereafter, depart to Knysna. Upon arrival, check-in to your hotel. Enjoy an evening cruise on the Knysna Lagoon before returning to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
Knysna - Cape Town (6.5 hours approx)
After an early breakfast today, receive a transfer to Cape Town, driving along the Garden Route. The Garden Route is South Africa's most famous scenic highway, linking the Nelson Mandela Metropolis to Cape Town in the Western Cape Province. Cape Town, the "Mother City", offers beautiful white sandy beaches and sightseeing options such as the Table Mountain and the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Upon your arrival, proceed to your hotel followed by a quick check-in. enjoy the rest of the day at leisure followed by a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
After enjoying breakfast, embark on an exciting city tour. Begin by taking a cable car to the top of Table Mountain for a panoramic view of the entire city and its coastline. Next, visit the historic Malay Quarter and pass through the South African Museum with its famed Bushmen exhibits, the Cape Castle and other interesting sights. Towards the end of the morning, visit the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, which is Africa's most talked about tourist venue with a number of shops & restaurants. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure, at the wonderful harbour and waterfront or explore your way through the city and its many avenues before returning to the hotel on your own for a comfortable overnight stay.
After a hearty breakfast, proceed on a full-day tour of Cape Point. Enjoy a half-hour cruise to "Seal Island". The not-so-adventurous can enjoy a trip to the to the fish market "Mariners Wharf". Thereafter, continue alongside the Indian Ocean, and stop to see the Jackass penguin colony at Boulders beach near Simon's Town. Thereafter, proceed to Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope which is the point of confluence of two mighty oceans i.e. the Indian and the Atlantic. Finally, make a stop at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, which is home of some 3,500 species of Southern African fauna and flora, before proceeding back to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay.
Onto Kruger National Park
Meals: Breakfast, lunch (time permitting) & dinner
After a scrumptious breakfast, you will be transferred to Cape Town International Airport, in time to board your scheduled flight to MQP Airport. On arrival, meet a representative and receive a transfer to a safari lodge of your choice. The Kruger Park is truly the flagship of Africa and South Africa's game reserves containing 336 species of trees, 49 species of fish, 34 species of amphibians, 114 species of reptiles, 507 species of birds and 147 species of mammals. Enjoy a lunch of your choice at the lodge (depending on your time of arrival) before proceeding on an afternoon game drive in an open 4x4 safari vehicle (depending on your time of arrival). Return to the lodge to relax and enjoy a delectable dinner followed by a comfortable overnight stay.
Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
The day today is all about safaris through an ecologically diverse region. After an early morning game drive, enjoy breakfast at the lodge. Thereafter, enjoy your day at leisure till lunch and then proceed for your afternoon game drive. Enjoy a tasty dinner followed by a comfortable overnight stay at the lodge.
Kruger Lodge - Johannesburg - Sun City
After enjoying breakfast, receive a transfer to the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in time to board a scheduled flight to Johannesburg International Airport. Upon arrival, receive a transfer to Sun City (2.5 - 3 hour drive). Sun City, a premier holiday resort, is internationally renowned as a millionaire's playground with sparkling theatrical extravaganzas, restaurants, casinos, amusement parks, golf courses, wildlife parks and offers something for everyone. Upon arrival at Sun City, proceed to the hotel followed by a quick check-in and spend the rest of the day at leisure exploring the innumerable avenues of enjoyment.
Today, enjoy an optional early morning Game Drive in the Pilanesberg National Park before breakfast or proceed directly for breakfast. Spend the day at leisurely day in this magnificent holiday resort. The pool area is surrounded by tropical plants. The incredible Water World and the Valley of Waves with its wide variety of water activities are also located nearby. Sun City is a sportsman's paradise. From golf at the two golf courses designed by Gary Player to tennis, mini-golf, squash, ten-pin bowling and horse riding, it has it all. There is also a gym, sauna, and spa. (Costs for additional activities not included).
After a scrumptious breakfast, enjoy the day at leisure before taking a late afternoon transfer to the hotel in Johannesburg. Upon arrival, spend the rest of the day at your leisure. You can also take an optional tour of the Gold Reef City. Highlights include descending underground with a 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. Thereafter, witness a gold bar being poured and enjoy the traditional gum-boot dancing uniquely created by the miners decades ago. End your trip with a stroll through the museum village which also offers specialty shopping, including original mining antiques at the Old Mine Shop and interesting coins at the Gold Reef City Mint.
After enjoying breakfast at the hotel, receive a transfer to the O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg Airport) in time to board at flight back home.