- December, January
This trip is completely customizable! We can always add and remove things to ensure the package works best for you and your travel crew.
Confirm your trip by paying your deposit and pay the remaining balance with a flexible personalized payment plan.
This South African experience brings you the best of South Africa. We have curated this experience for travelers looking for the perfect mixture of adventure and relaxation. Spend your week exploring South Africa, all you have to do is book that flight and everything else is handled from the moment you land.
Our trips are customized to work for you – so you can select your daily activities and you get the final say on your accommodations!
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Your South Africa getaway curated by local experts from our team!
Please note this is a sample itinerary and your actual itinerary would be adjusted based on your selected activities, dates of travel and of course your travel style!
Johannesburg is one of Africa’s biggest and most vibrant cities. It is the economic capital of Africa and the gateway to Southern Africa.
On arrival in Johannesburg O.R Tambo International Airport (JNB), your new guide will meet you and transfer you to your hotel.
Start your afternoon by visiting Maboneng.
Enjoy a welcome dinner at Zioux Restaurant. Right next door is Saint where you can enjoy your first night in Johannesburg with night of cocktails and South African music.
– Dinner and drinks at own guests account
Today you will enjoy a full day tour of Soweto and Johannesburg. Soweto is the largest and best-know township in South Africa. On this interactive tour you will meet some of the locals, and learn about the challenges and triumphs of their lives.
Embark on a walking tour that highlights the history of Soweto, the exciting and vibrant neighborhood it has become.
It is a two hour walk that includes the Hector Pietersen and Mandela museums, and the free-market lifestyle of the Vilakazi precinct. For lunch, you enjoy the Soweto watch and eat tour.
Watch a magnificent meal being prepared by chefs together with their professional kitchen personnel. Includes lunch (the magnificent meal that’s just been prepared in front of you).
Maboneng, which means Place of Light in the Sotho language, is an inner-city area that was until recently filled with dilapidated industrial buildings. Since around 2010, it has morphed into a centre of Johannesburg’s creative energy.
Not far from Maboneng is Lorentzville, another inner-city neighbourhood which now houses Victoria Yards.
This project strives to encourage commercial enterprise that goes hand in hand with social development. There’s an urban agriculture project which creates jobs by growing fruit and vegetables that are sold to the public, artisan studios which nurture the skills of young craftspeople, and arts galleries that encourage the talent of undiscovered artists.
The rest of the day is at leisure. Nelson Mandela Square and the adjacent Sandton City mall offer a huge selection of restaurants, coffee shops and cafés.
After breakfast you will check out, Transfer to OR Tambo International Airport and board your 2-hour flight to Johannesburg.
Arrive at Cape Town International Airport and transfer by your guide to your hotel.
Your hotel will be located on the edge of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. The Waterfront is simultaneously Cape Town’s working harbour, and a destination that offers hundreds of shops and restaurants on the edge of the water.
Once settled in, you will walk to the kiosk of the helicopter company in the Waterfront, from where you will be taken to the helipad. The helicopter will take you on a breath-taking 12-minute flight over the scenic highlights of Cape Town. A pre-recorded DVD of the route is included.
In the evening, you will enjoy welcome dinner at The Grand Pavilion – Harry’s Bar.
This tour gives you the opportunity to experience the beauty, historic monuments, and the great cultural heritage the city has to offer.
Pick up for the Cape Town Half Day Tour. The tour visits the Castle of Good Hope and the Company’s Garden, before going into the Bo-Kaap with its colourful homes against the hillside.
Visit, the table mountain and travel by cable car to the top. Later in the evening you will enjoy a 2-hour Champagne Cruise.
After breakfast this morning, a representative from Aquila will pick you up at the hotel and you will depart to Aquila Private Game Reserve.
Here you will enjoy a safari on an open 4×4 vehicle, which is followed by a buffet lunch and some leisure time. During leisure time, guests can make use of the optional extra activities such as spa treatments, quad bike adventures and horseback experiences.
This evening you will be transferred to Gold Restaurant for an evening of entertainment and a delicious tasting menu from all over the continent of Africa (Dinner at guests own account)
After breakfast, your guide will pick you up at the hotel.
Depart on a full day tour of the Cape Peninsula. You will drive south along the Atlantic coastline, through Camps Bay to Hout Bay.
In the fishing harbour of Hout Bay you will board boat which will take you to Seal Island. From Hout Bay you will travel over the beautiful Chapman’s Peak Drive (road conditions permitting) to the Cape of Good Hope National Park.
After visiting Cape Point, you will continue along the False Bay coast to Simon’s Town and its colony of African penguins at Boulders Beach.
Arrival at your hotel in the late afternoon.
On the menu today are some of the most photogenic landscapes in South Africa: The Winelands.
Your guide will pick you up after breakfast and you will depart on a full day tour of discovery amongst the oldest vineyards in the southern hemisphere.
The tour includes wine tastings at 2 of the area’s wine estates.
Visit Stellenbosch, the second oldest colonial town in South Africa. And Franschhoek is also on the agenda which is the perfect place for lunch. Lunch will be served in one of South Africa’s best restaurants are situated in the village. Lunch at own guests account.
Drive back to Cape Town. Overnight.
After breakfast you will check out, and your guide will pick you up at the hotel for the transfer to Cape Town International airport to board your flight back home.
The payment towards your South Africa trip can be paid out monthly or in full. We provide flexible payment plans for all travelers, all payments must be completed no later than one month before your scheduled arrival date.
All prices are based on double occupancy – this means you will be sharing a room with a friend, partner, or family member.
If you are traveling solo or if you require a single room please reach out and we will send adjusted price quotes.
Have questions about this trip?
Schedule a call with Nancy, our travel expert based in Africa.
Select the trip that works for your travel style and budget! All of our packages are customizable, your dedicated travel expert will make adjustments based on your preferences and we provide you with a list of top rated hotels and villas so you get the final say on your accommodations.
We plan your trip based on the dates you provide us! You can always change your dates as needed up until your accommodations are booked. Need help with finding flights? You can always reach out to our team for support.
We provide fully customizable payment plans for all travelers - simply secure you trip with a deposit and pay the remaining balance with regular installments with all payments completed up to one month before your arrival date.
Our team will be ready to welcome you once you arrive at your destination, we provide full service 24/7 support during your trip. Get ready for a bucket list experience - your vacation has been curated with care and attention to detail, we can't wait for you to see what we have in store.
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