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BEST OF SOUTHERN AFRICA TOUR: PREMIUM

South Africa (incl Garden Route & Rovos Rail), Zambia (Victoria Falls) and Botswana

ITINERARY DAILY BREAKDOWN

DAY 1

Arrive in Johannesburg: Apartheid Museum & Welcome Dinner

  • Arrive in Johannesburg
  • Meet and greet and transfer to your hotel
  • Apartheid Museum
  • Welcome Dinner: The Butcher’s Grill
  • Overnight: Da Vinci Hotel

DAY 2

Johannesburg: Soweto Tour

  • Soweto Tour – Hector Pietersen Museum & Kliptown Walk
  • Lunch: Sakhumzi Restaurant
  • Overnight: Da Vinci Hotel

DAY 3

Depart Johannesburg to Thornybush: Fly

  • Transfer to the airport for your flight to Thornybush
  • On arrival in Hoedspruit airport: Meet and greet and transfer to your hotel
  • Overnight: Thornybush Waterside Lodge

DAY 4

Thornybush: Full Day Game Drive

  • Thornybush safari activities
  • Overnight: Thornybush Waterside Lodge

DAY 5

Thornybush: Full Day Game Drive

  • Thornybush safari activities
  • Overnight: Thornybush Waterside Lodge

DAY 6

Depart Thornybush for Cape Town: Table Mountain

  • Transfer to the airport for your flight to Cape Town
  • On arrival in Cape Town: Meet and greet and transfer to your hotel
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel

DAY 7

Cape Town: Robben Island and Shopping

  • Table Mountain
  • Robben Island
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel

DAY 8

Cape Town: Cape Peninsula Tour

  • Cape Peninsula Tour: Boulder’s Penguin Colony, Chapman’s Peak Drive & Cape Point
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel

DAY 9

Cape Town: Cape Winelands Tour

  • Shopping
  • Overnight: The Commodore Hotel
  • Farewell Dinner

DAY 10

Depart Cape Town for Stellenbosch

  • Road transfer to Stellenbosch
  • Cape Winelands Tour
  • Overnight: Oude Werf Hotel

DAY 11

Depart Stellenbosch for Oudtshoorn: Cango Caves

  • Transfer to Oudtshoorn
  • Overnight: De Zeekoe

DAY 12

Ostrich Farm and later transfer to Knysna

  • Ostrich Farm
  • Transfer to Knysna
  • Overnight: African Breeze Guesthouse

DAY 13

Knysna: Leisure

  • Knysna activities
  • Overnight: African Breeze Guesthouse

DAY 14

Depart Knysna to Port Elizabeth for flight to Johannesburg

  • Road transfer to Port Elizabeth for flight to Johannesburg
  • Layover Overnight: Premier Hotel Pretoria

DAY 15

Transfer to Pretoria for Rovos Rail trip

  • Transfer from your hotel to Pretoria for your Rovos Rail Trip to Vic Falls
  • Rovos Rail Pullman Suite: trail departs Pretoria at 9:30AM

DAY 16

Rovos Rail trip

  • Day on Board
  • Rovos Rail Deluxe Suite

DAY 17

Rovos Rail trip

  • Game drive at The Hide in Hwange
  • Rovos Rail Deluxe Suite

DAY 18

Rovos Rail trip and transfer to Victoria Falls Avani

  • Rovos rail trip ends at 10:00AM
  • On arrival in Victoria Falls transfer to your hotel
  • Overnight: Avani Victoria Falls Resort

DAY 19

Victoria Falls to Botswana: Chobe National Park

  • Day trip to Chobe National Park
  • Overnight: Avani Victoria Falls Resort

DAY 20

Victoria Falls: Full day at leisure

  • Overnight: Avani Victoria Falls Resort

DAY 21

Depart Victoria Falls for your flight back to USA via Johannesburg

  • Depart Victoria Falls for your flight to Johannesburg
  • In Johannesburg, connect to your flight back to USA

TOUR ENDS!

QUOTATION (Based on 2 Pax)

Description Sharing Rate Per Person
Land Package Only: South Africa: Johannesburg, Thornybush Private Game Reserve, Cape Town, Garden Route and Rovos Rail (Pretoria to Victoria Falls Route) $ 8,306.00
Land Package Only: Zambia (Victoria Falls) $ 873.00
TOTAL: PER PERSON $ 9,179.00

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Quote is in US Dollars.
  • Quote is based on 2020 rates.
  • 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 Basis
South Africa, Johannesburg Da Vinci Hotel 2 B&B
South Africa, Kruger Thornybush Game Reserve: Waterside 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 City Lodge OR Tambo Airport 1 B&B
South Africa & Zambia, Rovos Rail Pullman Suite 3 FB+
Zambia, Victoria Falls Avani Victoria Falls Resort 3 B&B

Accommodation Key Notes:

 

  1. B&B: Rate includes Bed and breakfast
  2. FI: Fully inclusive
  3. FB+: Rate includes Dinner, bed, breakfast, lunch, selected drinks and activities

INCLUDED & EXCLUDED IN THE COST OF THE TOUR

Included

Airport Transfers
Tour Guides for all tours as per itinerary
Transport at all destinations
Accommodation on all destinations
Entrance and Park fees for all tours as per the itinerary
Free and unlimited access to the Falls (Victoria Falls)
Meals (apart from the meals provided at accommodations):
• Daily breakfasts at all hotels
• Breakfast, lunch and dinner at Thornybush
• Welcome Dinner in Johannesburg
• Lunch during Soweto Tour, Johannesburg
• Farewell Dinner: Gold Restaurant, Cape Town
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
Visas
Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
Any activities not mentioned in the itinerary
Gratuities / tips for rangers/ guides/ drivers/ accommodation and restaurant staff
Telephone bills, laundry and any items of personal expense