Overview

Flight - 1 night
Cape Town - 5 nights
Pretoria - 1 night
Kruger NP - 2 nights
Flight - 1 night

Spendology - Widgets

HIGHLIGHTS OF SOUTH AFRICA

In response to popular demand, this tour will take you from Cape Town, voted number one city by Telegraph readers, to the majestic wildlife of Kruger National Park and spectacular Panorama Route

This highlights tour has been carefully designed to distil the authentic Jules Verne experience into a concise arrangement, shorter and more affordable.

This programme reveals South Africa's major attractions including Kruger National Park and the ‘fairest Cape’, staying on the fringes of one of the largest game reserves in the world and in the heart of Cape Town.

The greater Cape area contains some of South Africa's most unforgettable scenery and historic architecture, from the Winelands to the Cape of Good Hope, Robben Island and the waterfront, all presided over by the iconic Table Mountain. The nation's elegant capital, Pretoria boasts beautiful buildings rising in broad streets lined with jacaranda trees.

Key Features

Wildlife & Natural Wonders
Jules Verne Sightseeing
Local Expert Guides
Group Size: 8 - 35

 

Day 1 Fly overnight from Heathrow to Cape Town via Johannesburg.

Day 2 Transfer to the 4-star Harbour Bridge Hotel for five nights. Afternoon at leisure.

Day 3 Half-day Cape Town tour including Company Gardens and BoKaap. Optional Table Mountain cable car (bookable locally). (B)

Day 4 Full-day Winelands tour. Discover Stellenbosch on a guided walk and enjoy a wine tasting and free time in Franschhoek. (B)

Day 5 Day at leisure. Optional full-day Cape Point tour along the coasts of Clifton to view Camps Bay, Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak. Experience a funicular which reveals the magnificent views from Cape Point (£95). (B)

Day 6 Day at leisure. Optional Robben Island tour (weather dependent), where Nelson Mandela spent 18 years in prison (£30). (B)

Day 7 Transfer to Cape Town airport and fly to Johannesburg. Half-day Pretoria city tour visiting the Voortrekker Monument and viewing the Union Buildings. Overnight at the 4-star Court Classique. (B)

Day 8 Continue to the Kruger area (6 hrs). Afternoon game drive in an open 4x4 vehicle at Manyaleti Private Game Reserve, an unfenced reserve adjacent to the Kruger National Park. Two nights in tented accommodation at the 3-star Shalati Safari Camp. Boma Dinner. (B, D)

Day 9 Full-day game drive in an open 4x4 vehicle at the Kruger National Park. (B, D)

Day 10 Transfer to Johannesburg via the scenic Panorama route for your return overnight flight. (B)

Day 11 Arrive at Heathrow. 

  • Key
  • B - Breakfast
  • L - Lunch
  • D - Dinner
 

Notes

Some travel is on unmade, bumpy roads and it is sometimes necessary to ‘climb’ into the safari vehicle.

2019

Thursdays
per person in a twin/double room
South African Airways from Heathrow

Date Price
November 14 £1995

2020

Thursdays
per person in a twin/double room
South African Airways from Heathrow

Date Price
January 23 £1995
April 23 £1945
May 14 £1895
August 13 £1995
September 17 £1995
October 15 £2095
November 12 £2095

Supplements per person

Single Supplement

Single supplement £295
(May-Sep £145)

Optional Excursions

Cape Point £95
Robben Island £30

Extension Options

Extra nights - Cape Town
Harbour Bridge Hotel
(per night) £95

Single supplement £55

Extra nights – Pretoria
Court Classique
(per night) £75
Single supplement £35
Optional Soweto Tour £75
Departure transfer £30

Extension - Victoria Falls
4 nights - £895
Single supplement £195

Independent Arrival

Save £800 
Arrival transfer add £25 
Departure transfer included with group 

Price Includes
Air travel and taxes, transfers, 8 nights’ accommodation, breakfast daily, 2 dinners, park fees, itinerary as described, services of guides and local representatives. If our specially negotiated airfares are unavailable at the time of booking, a supplement may apply.

Not Included
Travel insurance, optional excursions, tipping, any government taxes or compulsory charges introduced after publication.

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