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BEST OF SOUTHERN AFRICA TOUR: PREMIUM

South Africa (incl. Rovos Rail), Zambia (Victoria Falls) and Botswana

ITINERARY DAILY BREAKDOWN

DAY 1: Arrival in Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Arrive at OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg
  • Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to your hotel
  • Lion and Safari Park
  • Welcome Dinner
  • Overnight: Da Vinci Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 2: Johannesburg

  • Apartheid Museum
  • Soweto Tour: Hector Pietersen Museum and Kliptown Walk
  • Lunch: Sakhumzi Restaurant
  • Overnight: Da Vinci Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 3: Depart Johannesburg for Thornybush Game Reserve

  • Transfer to the airport for your flight to Thornybush Game Reserve
  • On arrival at Hoedspruit Airport: Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to your lodge
  • Overnight: Thornybush Game Lodge (breakfast, lunch & dinner basis)

DAY 4: Thornybush Game Reserve

  • Thornybush safari activities
  • Overnight: Thornybush Game Lodge (breakfast, lunch & dinner basis)

DAY 5: Thornybush Game Reserve

  • Thornybush safari activities
  • Overnight: Thornybush Game Lodge (breakfast, lunch & dinner basis)

DAY 6: Depart Thornybush Game Reserve for Cape Town

  • Transfer to the airport for your flight to Cape Town
  • On arrival in Cape Town: Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to your hotel
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 7: Cape Town

  • City Tour: District Museum and The Cape of Goodhope
  • Robben Island Museum (weather permitting)
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 8: Cape Town

  • Table Mountain (weather permitting)
  • Shopping: Green Market Square
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 9: Cape Town

  • Cape Peninsula Tour: Chapman’s Peak Drive, Boulder’s Penguin Colony & Cape Point
  • Farewell Dinner
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 10: Depart Cape Town for Stellenbosch

  • Road transfer to Stellenbosch
  • Cape Winelands Tour
  • Overnight: Oude Werf Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 11: Depart Stellenbosch for Oudtshoorn 

  • Road transfer to Oudtshoorn
  • Cango Caves
  • Overnight: De Zeekoe Guest Farm (breakfast only basis)

DAY 12: Depart Oudtshoorn for Knysna

  • Ostrich Farm Tour
  • Transfer to Knysna
  • Overnight: African Breeze Guesthouse (breakfast only basis)

DAY 13: Knysna

  • Spend the day at leisure
  • Overnight: African Breeze Guesthouse (breakfast only basis)

DAY 14: Depart Knysna to Port Elizabeth for flight to Johannesburg

  • Road transfer to Port Elizabeth for flight to Johannesburg
  • On arrival in Johannesburg: Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to your hotel
  • Layover Overnight: Premier Hotel Pretoria (breakfast only basis)

DAY 15: Rovos Rail Trip: Pretoria to Victoria Falls Route

  • Start your journey on Rovos Rail Trip to Victoria Falls
  • Overnight: Onboard Rovos Rail Pullman Suite (breakfast, lunch & dinner basis)

DAY 16: Rovos Rail trip

  • Day on Board
  • Overnight: Onboard Rovos Rail Pullman Suite (breakfast, lunch & dinner basis)

DAY 17: Rovos Rail trip

  • Game drive at The Hide in Hwange
  • Overnight: Onboard Rovos Rail Pullman Suite (breakfast, lunch & dinner basis)

DAY 18: Rovos Rail trip ends and transfer to Victoria Falls, Zambia

  • Rovos rail trip ends at 10:00AM
  • On arrival in Victoria Falls: Meet and greet and transfer to your hotel
  • Overnight: Royal Livingstone Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 19: Victoria Falls to Botswana

  • Day trip to Chobe National Park
  • Overnight: Royal Livingstone Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 20: Victoria Falls

  • Spend the day at leisure
  • Overnight: Royal Livingstone Hotel (breakfast only basis)

DAY 21: Departure! End of the tour

  • Transfer to the airport your flight to Johannesburg
  • In Johannesburg, connect to your flight back home

TOUR ENDS!

QUOTATION (Based on 2 Pax)

Description Sharing Rate Per Person
Land Package: South Africa, Rovos Rail, Zambia and Botswana (day trip) From $10,780.00

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Quote is in US Dollars
  • Rates are based on per person sharing
  • Single supplement applies – please contact the office for rates
  • Rates are subject to change due to fluctuating rate of exchange. We will confirm the exact rate when you have
    accepted the quote and confirmed the booking
  • If the number of people quoted for above changes, the quote will be adjusted accordingly

ACCOMMODATION & MEALS SUMMARY

Destination Accommodation No. Nights Meal Plan
South Africa, Johannesburg Da Vinci Hotel 2 B&B
South Africa, Kruger Thornybush Game Reserve: Thornybush Game Lodge 3 FI
South Africa, Cape Town The Commodore Hotel 4 B&B
South Africa, Cape Winelands Oude Werf Hotel 1 B&B
South Africa, Oudtshoorn De Zeekoe Guest Farm 1 B&B
South Africa, Knysna African Breeze Guesthouse 2 B&B
South Africa, Johannesburg Premier Hotel Pretoria 1 B&B
South Africa & Zambia, Rovos Rail Pullman Suite 3 FI
Zambia, Victoria Falls Royal Livingstone Hotel 3 B&B

Accommodation Key Notes:

 

  1. B&B: Bed and breakfast
  2. FI: Fully Inclusive – Breakfast, lunch, dinner, selected drinks and activities
INCLUDED & EXCLUDED IN THE COST OF THE TOUR

Included

Airport Transfers
Tour Guides 
Transportation
Accommodation as per itinerary
Entrance and Park fees for all tours as per itinerary
Free and unlimited access to the Falls (Victoria Falls)
Meals as per itinerary
Rovos rail trip: Pretoria to Victoria Falls
Rovos Rail includes the following:
• Accommodation
• Three meals daily
• All beverages whilst on board the train, alcoholic and non-alcoholic
• All off train excursions as may apply to each itinerary
• Entrance fees as per itinerary
• 24-hour full room service and bar facilities
• Limited laundry service
• Government tax

Excluded

Flights and Visas
Travel insurance (highly recommended)
Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
Any activities not mentioned in the itinerary
Gratuities 
Telephone bills, laundry, any items of personal expense and any COVID-19 related expenses