SOUTH AFRICA TOUR
South Africa Tour, Cape Town, Garden Route, Knysna, Sun City, Game Lodge, Johannesburg
Day 1: Arrive in Cape Town
On arrival at Cape Town airport and after clearing immigration and baggage claim, meet your tour manager / local airport representative in the arrival hall at 1630 hrs(South Africa local time) Please ensure your flight arrives before 1400 hours. Transfer to hotel. Dinner and overnight in Cape Town.
Note: For early flight arrivals, transfers to the hotel can be arranged at a supplement cost. Check-in time at the hotel is 15:00 hrs.
Day 2: Cape Town
After breakfast, discover the spirit of the Mother City with its vibrant cultures and history all set against beautiful scenery. The highlights of your half-day tour include a visit to Table Mountain by Cableway (weather permitting), Green-market Square, and a scenic drive through the city allows you to catch glimpses of iconic landmarks, such as the Company Gardens, the Houses of Parliament, City hall and the Castle. This afternoon you have some unaccompanied time at leisure which can be used to explore the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and other shopping opportunities.
Day 3: Cape Town – Cape Peninsula
Today you will travel on Africa’s premier tour route to the romantic place where the Indian and Atlantic oceans meet. On your full-day Cape Point Tour, discover why Sir Francis Drake, the explorer, called it “the fairest Cape that we saw in the circumference of the Globe”. Offering an exciting day out, the tour includes a visit to Hout Bay, a cruise to the seal colony (weather permitting), Cape Point Nature Reserve, Cape Point, Cape of Good Hope, etc. Before heading back to your hotel, visit the penguin colony in Simonstown and take a walk through the scenic Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.
Day 4: Cape Town – Knysna – Lagoon Cruise
After breakfast, check out from the hotel. Depart along the Garden Route to the coastal town of Knysna (approximate drive for 6 hours), famous for its oysters and magnificent views. Knysna’s most famed attraction is the Knysna Heads, the entry into the Knysna lagoon. Legends tell that many ancient sailing vessels met their doom at this location. This afternoon enjoys a sunset cruise on the Knysna Lagoon before spending the evening at leisure.
Day 5: Knysna – Oudtshoorn – Knysna
Full-day excursion to Oudtshoorn. First stop at Cango Caves, the Klein Karoo’s oldest and one of the world’s natural wonders. Next visit to Safari Ostrich Farm, where can interact with the world’s largest birds. The final stop of your tour is at Cango Wildlife Ranch, an opportunity to view some of the animal species which inhabited the Karoo region in the early days.
Day 6: Knysna – George – Johannesburg – Sun City
Check out and transfer to George Airport for your flight to Johannesburg. On arrival, we drive to Sun City Resort. (Approximate drive 3 hours). The rest of the day is at leisure exploring Emperor’s Palace (unaccompanied), which offers a wide variety of entertainment and activities to entice all ages. Overnight stay in Sun City.
Day 7: Sun City
A full day is free for leisure activities. Sun City Resort is home to many thrilling activities with something for everyone to enjoy. Make it a beach day on the palm-fringed shore of the Roaring Lagoon or discover the ruins of a mythical civilization at the Maze of the Lost City or find your fun at Sun Central where two levels of action-packed, family entertainment venues give you even more great things to do at Sun City.
Day 8: Sun City – Game Reserve
After breakfast check out and drive to the Game Reserve to experience the wild side of Africa and an opportunity to see the “BIG 5” in their natural habitat. This afternoon board your open safari vehicle and proceed on the game drive. Evening at leisure.
Day 9: Game Reserve – Johannesburg
Early morning refreshments at your lodge. Then you can proceed on your next experience of the game drive. In return, enjoy breakfast at your lodge. Afternoon we drive to Johannesburg. On arrival proceed on a city orientation tour of Johannesburg.
Day 10: Johannesburg Departure
After breakfast, check out and proceed to the Airport for your return flight back home.
Note: Group transfer from the hotel to the airport will be at 1030 hours or earlier. For a late departure flight, a transfer to the airport can be arranged at an additional cost. Check-out at the hotel is at 11:00 hours.
Note: On occasions, due to large events, traffic, logistics, and availability of reservations, it may be necessary to change the above itinerary. However, all aspects of the itinerary will be covered.
You can extend your holidays to destinations like Kruger National Park or Kenya.
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- Accommodation in 4* hotels with buffet breakfast.
- Meals as mentioned in the tour itinerary
- Internal flight from George – Johannesburg
- Local English-speaking tour guide where ever applicable.
- All entrances as specified in the tour highlights
- Premium services of Star Tours Representative or experienced local group operator.
- Tips & Service charges.
The price does not Include
- International flights
- Visa charges & overseas insurance charges
- Anything not mentioned in the price includes sections
- City Tour of Cape Town
- Visit Table Mountain
- Cape Peninsula Tour
- Visit Hout Bay
- Cape of Good Hope
- Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
- Drive along the Garden Route
- Sunset Cruise on Knysna Lagoon
- Cango Wildlife Ranch
- Cango Caves
- Safari Ostrich Farm
- Early morning and afternoon game drives
- Day to explore activities at Resort.
- Panoramic City Tour
Pick Up Points Available
There are no pick-up points available for flight tours and for that reason you must travel directly to Cape Town Airport