Cape Town to Chobe Adventure
Discover the best of Africa on this 15 Day Cape Town to Chobe Adventure journey. Explore the Garden Route, visit Victoria Falls and watch wildlife in Chobe National Park.
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Day 1: Arrive Cape Town (South Africa)
On arrival, be met and transferred to your hotel. Tonight, meet your fellow travellers and Tour Director at a Welcome Reception.
Hotel: Southern Sun Waterfront Hotel, 3 nights
Day 2: Cape Town – Cape Peninsula
Discover the breathtaking Cape Peninsula during a full-day tour. Journey along the curving roads of Chapman’s Peak, where spectacular scenes greet you at every bend. Drive to Cape Point and enjoy a light lunch before watching the penguins at Boulders Beach. Later, explore historic Simon’s Town. Tonight, try African drumming before a Welcome Dinner of Cape Malay cuisine.
Day 3: Cape Town
A city alive with creativity, colour and natural beauty, be ready to fall in love with Cape Town today as you ride a cableway to the summit of Table Mountain before touring the city. During a free afternoon perhaps take a ferry to Robben Island; explore Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens; join an African Heritage Tour; or visit the Constantia Wine Valley.
Day 4: Cape Town – Oudtshoorn
Farewell Cape Town this morning, and travel through the Karoo region, which showcases a well preserved semidesert eco-system. Arrive at your hotel for a dinner of local produce, including ostrich.
Hotel: Surval Boutique Olive Estate
Day 5: Oudtshoorn – Knysna
This morning, discover the Cango Caves. After, tour an ostrich farm and come face-to-face with Africa’s enormous flightless birds as you enjoy the chance to feed an ostrich by hand. Then, join the Garden Route to Knysna, where you will enjoy a free afternoon. Perhaps join a whale watching select experience – seasonal (own expense).
Hotel: Knysna, Protea Hotel Knysna Quays, 2 nights
Day 6: Knysna – Featherbed Nature Reserve
Visit Featherbed Nature Reserve, a pristine piece of paradise on the Western Head of Knysna, accessible only by ferry. Cross the Knysna lagoon and join a park guide for a 4WD journey to the top of Western Head. Later, you may like to join an optional bushwalk that takes you into ancient sea caves.
Day 7: Knysna – Port Elizabeth
Depart Knysna and continue along the Garden Route. Make a stop to visit Monkeyland Primate Reserve, the world’s first free-roaming multi-species primate sanctuary. Continue along the Storms River Mouth and through Tsitsikamma Forest on the way to Port Elizabeth. Check in to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
Hotel: Beach Hotel
Day 8: Port Elizabeth – Johannesburg – Kruger National Park
Board an included flight to Nelspruit via Johannesburg. On arrival, you’ll be whisked to a private concession of land within Kruger National Park. Settle in to your thatched chalet then head out on your first game drive.
Hotel: Shishangeni Private Lodge, 2 nights
Day 9: Kruger National Park
Thorn thickets, savannah grasslands and riverine bush alive with curious critters – Kruger National Park is the perfect place to look for the Big Five as well as a host of smaller mammals. Follow the calls of the wild, from the roaring of a prowling lion to the grunt of a hippopotamus during your time out on your safari adventure. You’re treated to a taste of South Africa tonight with an authentic outdoor boma dinner beneath the starlit sky.
Day 10: Kruger National Park – Johannesburg
Farewell Kruger National Park and fly to Johannesburg. Perhaps spend your free afternoon in the buzzing town of Soweto, the former hometown of Nelson Mandela.
Hotel: Johannesburg, Southern Sun Hyde Park
Day 11: Johannesburg – Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) – Livingstone (Zambia)
Take an included flight to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe today. On arrival, set out on a guided tour of the falls before transferring to Livingstone.
Hotel: AVANI Victoria Falls Resort
Day 12: Livingstone – Victoria Falls
During your free day, perhaps enjoy a helicopter or microlight flight. Or, head out on a sunset cruise.
Day 13: Victoria Falls – Chobe National Park (Botswana)
Cross the border to Chobe National Park. At sunset, head out on a game-viewing cruise to observe the herds of elephants that flock to the riverbank at this time of the day.
Hotel: Chobe Bush Lodge or upgrade to a suite on a Chobe Princess Safariboat, 2 nights
Day 14: Chobe National Park
During this morning’s game drive, you’ll have many chances to spot Africa’s famous mammals thanks to the park’s high density of elephant herds and lion prides. Buffalo, zebras, antelope, including lechwe, may be seen here too, as well as an abundance of birdlife. You will also delight in a cruise along the Chobe River, which offers you a unique way of viewing game and the picturesque African sunset. Return to your lodge for dinner prepared by expert chefs and set within stunning surrounds.
Day 15: Chobe National Park, Depart Livingstone
Travel back to Livingstone this morning for your onward flight.
|2020 Dates & Prices||Twin Share||Solo Traveller|
|July: 01, 15||$9,495.00||$11,595.00|
|August: 05, 19||$9,495.00||$11,595.00|
|September: 02, 16, 30||$9,495.00||$11,595.00|
|Meals:||14 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 7 dinners|
|Transport:||Airport transfers & Custom-designed vehicles|
|Flights:||Air Ticket: Port Elizabeth - Johannesburg - Nelspruit - Johannesburg - Victoria Falls|
|Accommodation:||14 nights accommodation|
|Guide:||Experienced Tour Director|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.