Cape Town & Greater Kruger Park
The two most popular South African destinations at an incredible price. Authentic South Africa – Cape Town & Greater Kruger Park offers the culture and luxury of Cape Town and the wilds of Greater Kruger Park.
Tour Length: 9 days
From $2895 per person
Welcome to the ‘fairest Cape in the World’ as your begin your Authentic South Africa – Cape Town & Greater Kruger Park adventure. Colonial monuments co-exist with delightful modernity in the glorious city of Cape Town. Basking in a Mediterranean climate for most of the year, veteran travelers insist this setting tops even the trendiest resort in the south of France; certainly, the wines are just as delicious! Relax and enjoy guided sightseeing: a tour of the delightful city, a glimpse into the colorful Malay Quarter and an excursion along the full length of the Cape Peninsula.
Next up: wing to Makalali Private Game Reserve. Perfect for nature lovers and photographers, this reserve boasts all the ‘Big Five’ – lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo. in addition to cheetah, giraffe, zebra and kudu. Guests can join the two scheduled game drives each day for a chance to view these wild animals in their natural habitat.
Authentic South Africa Itinerary
Day 1-4 Cape Town (4 nights)
Upon arrival at Cape Town Airport you will be met by a Great Safaris Guide who will assist you to the vehicle for the private transfer to your elegant, five star hotel as you commence your Authentic South Africa adventure.
Over these days in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, your activities will include a half-day tour of the city highlights, including a cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain, a full day tour to the tip of Cape Point with a visit to the penguins at Boulder Beach. One day will be at your leisure to fill as you choose; perhaps a full day in the winelands, possibly by bicycle, or a Cape Malay cooking class.
Day 5-8 Makalali Private Game Reserve (4 nights)
Wing to Johannesburg and then to Hoedspruit, gateway to the Greater Kruger Park. Arrive at your lodge in time for the afternoon game drive in an open 4 x 4 safari vehicle. Enjoy sundowners in the bush, as you witness the multi-hued African sunset.
Considered one of the leading pioneers in Ecotourism in South Africa, Makalali Private Game Reserve represents a conservation mission to expand South Africa’s green frontier by re-establishing the ancient wildlife migration routes that linked the famous Kruger National Park in the east to the lush Drakensberg Mountains in the west. Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives during your time at Makalali.
Day 9 Johannesburg – Departure
A final game drive and wing back to Johannesburg in time to connect with your outbound flight. Bid farewell to South Africa.