Venture into the solitude of the South African wilderness, expose yourself to some of the most awe-inspiring, untouched African plains and unique African wildlife left in South Africa. Authentic South Africa Safari offers excellent game viewing opportunities and the world-renowned Big Five can be spotted all year-round.
DAY 1 Welcome to Johannesburg the “City of Gold”
Our adventure begins!!!!
Your Private Transfer from OR Tambo International Airport to Sandton awaits you from all corners of the world. Enjoy the rest of the day on leisure and getting ready for an adventure.
Overnight: Park Inn by Radisson, Johannesburg Board basis – Bed & Breakfast
DAY 2 Gauteng
After breakfast travel to Soweto – a sprawling cluster of townships on the south-western flank of Johannesburg and learn more about the life of South African residents in this historical : Full Day Soweto & Apartheid Museum. On return freshen up and relax while waiting for your dinner.
Overnight: Park Inn by Radisson, Johannesburg Bed & Breakfast
DAY 3 – 5 Hazyview
Drive through the panoramic views of the South Africa’s’ landscapes, overland panorama route – travel north via the magnificent Panorama Route with stops at Gods Window and Bourkes Luck Potholes. On arrival to your next stop enjoy the remainder of the day taking the scenery in as you have a BIG5 day ahead. Embark on an early morning coach game drive through the world-renowned Kruger National Park and get to see the Big5 in their natural habitat. If the weather is good opt for the upgrade of the open safari vehicle, an authentic South Africa at its best. Optional Upgrade: Open Safari Vehicle Game Drive
Overnight: Umbhabha Eco Lodge, Hazyview on Half Board Basis(DBB)
DAY 6 – 7 Eswatini
Tour and Wind through the picturesque mountains and forests of eSwatini (Swaziland). Explore the activities on
offer within Mlilwane Nature Reserve
Overnight: Mantenga Lodge, Eswatini on Bed & Breakfast
DAY 8-10 St Lucia
We re-enter South Africa, continuing south into the reaches of Zululand, once the realm of the mighty King Shaka who united the Zulu clans. During your stay Enjoy a Hluhulwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve Game drive or a full day in iSimangaliso Wetland Park South Africa’s first World Heritage site.
OPTIONAL Tour available on day 10 is a 3 Hour Culture or Nature Bicycle Tour
Overnight: Elephant Lake Hotel, St Lucia on Bed & Breakfast
DAY 11 – 12 Addo Elephant National Park
After your breakfast a Private Transfer to the airport for you departure to King Shaka International Airport for your flight to Port Elizabeth (Gqeberha). A Private Transfer awaits at Port Elizabeth airport to Addo Elephant National Park spend the day at leisure and own activities can be conducted. The next day adventure is a Full Day Open Safari Vehicle Game Drive in Addo Elephant National Park.
Overnight: Zuurberg Mountain Village, Addo Elephant National Park on Bed & Breakfast
DAY 13 -14 Plettenberg Bay
Drive along South Africa’s spectacular Eastern Cape coastal highway to the iconic Garden Route.
Explore the magnificent beauty and attractions of Plettenberg Bay and Knysna.
Overnight: Bay View Hotel, Plettenberg Bay on Bed & Breakfast
DAY 15 – 16 Oudtshoorn
Before making our way to Oudtshoorn, you will enjoy an Eco Experience in the Featherbed Nature Reserve.
Tour: Cango Caves and Ostriches are the order of your day, exploring the town of Oudtshoorn – the Ostrich Capital of Africa.
Overnight: Kleinplaas Resort, Oudtshoorn Half Board (DBB)
DAY 17 Hermanus
Tour: From Ostriches to Whales as we head to Hermanus, the best land based whale watching town.
Overnight: Windsor Hotel, Hermanus on Bed & Breakfast
DAY 18 -21 Cape Town the “Mother City” welcomes you !!!!
Cape Town is best know for the iconic Table Mountain, Cape Town will appeal to just about anyone in the mood for a holiday. Get to experience Cape of Good Hope, a rocky headland on the Atlantic coast of the Cape Peninsula believed to be the dividing point between the Atlantic and Indian Oceans. Indulge yourself in the best South African wines along the Cape Winelands route. And it is in Cape Town where will also say our good byes to the Authentic South Africa adventure and memories are captured.
OPTIONAL Tour: Before departing for Cape Town via one of the world’s most scenic coastal roads, enjoy a boat based Whale Watching tour.
OPTIONAL Shared Tours: Full Day tour of the: Cape Winelands / Cape Peninsula / Cape Town City
Overnight: Fountains Hotel, Cape Town on Bed & Breakfast
DAY 21 Farewell South Africa !!!!!!
After breakfast, Private Transfer: Cape Town Hotel to Cape Town International Airport for your flight back home.
January – December
Groups Tours are scheduled – depart every Tuesday.
|01 Jul 2021 – 15 Dec 2022||2 Pax||ZAR 103 374|
|4 Pax||ZAR 67 693|
|Group Tour (Min 8 Pax)|
|01 Jul 2021 – 15 Dec 2022||8 Pax||ZAR 45 435|
Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently. Please treat all pricing as a guide only:
- All rates are subject to availability and may change without notice.
- Single supplements apply.
- Larger groups above 8+ pax allowed contact our Safari Expert for rates
- Request a quote or speak to one of our Safari Experts for the best, most current rates available.
- Meals as 20 Breakfasts and 4 dinners
- Entrance fees were applicable
- Activities as per the itinerary, Full Day tour of the: Game Drives in Kruger National Park & Addo Elephant, Ostrich Farm, Soweto & Apartheid Museum, Cape Winelands / Cape Peninsula / Cape Town City
- Private guide, driver and transfers
- All items of a personal nature
- Personal travel insurance
- Covid – 19 Tests on departure for international guests where required (we can however assist with arrangements)
- All drinks, return transfers from Cape Town , curio purchases, any telephone charges,
- Swaziland Entry All visitors require a valid passport and relevant travel documents. We recommend you contact the embassy / high commission to ensure all entry requirements are adhered to.