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South Africa Discovery

 

South Africa Discovery

9 days from $2,595 - Land Only
Departing Daily

Overview
Itinerary
Dates & Prices

It is no surprise this has been among the most popular tours we offer year after year. Cape Town, plus Kruger National Park and Victoria Falls are just an unbeatable combination!

This tour offers you maximum flexibility because every accommodation and every tour can be changed to fit your requirements. Would you like an extra night in Cape Town to go shark diving? No problem, we can add that. How about adding a night in Victoria Falls to include an exciting Elephant Interaction or a full day tour to Chobe. All possible.

We have offered three of our most requested combinations to get you started. If you have different accommodations on your bucket list, let us know and we will design a tour just for you.

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Day 1  Arrive Cape Town
Welcome to South Africa! Upon arrival in Cape Town, you will be met and transferred to your choice of hotel. Cape Town is South Africa's most beautiful harbor city. The remainder of the day is at leisure to refresh from your transatlantic journey.

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
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  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


    ×
    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
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  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


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    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
    ×
    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
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Day 2  Cape Town | Meals: B
Cape Town comes alive this morning on an introductory tour of the city. There is no better place to begin than with Table Mountain. Weather permitting, take the cable car to the summit to take in the glorious views of the city below. Then, your drive takes you through Camps Bay with its white sandy beaches and on to City Hall where Nelson Mandela made his first public speech after being released from Robben Island. Visit the Company Gardens and then hear about Greenmarket Square, location of the well that once was the main water supply for the city. Learn about the Malay Quarter and the colorful Bo-Kaap homes before ending the morning at a master diamond cutter. Return to your hotel for a leisurely afternoon.

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
    ×
  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


    ×
    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
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  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
    ×
    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
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Day 3  Cape Town | Meals: B
Head out to the glorious Cape Point in today's full day of touring. Your morning starts early, as you cruise along the exquisite stretch of coastline known as Millionaire's Paradise, past Llandudno to the working harbor of Hout Bay. We will stop here so you can embark on an optional up-close-and-personal Seal Island cruise if you like. Then, we wind along legendary Chapman's Peak Drive, soaking in the spectacular ocean views before arriving at the Cape of Good Hope section of Table Mountain National Park. We meander back to the city via Simon's Town and the endearing penguin colony at Boulders Beach. What a glorious day!

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
    ×
  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


    ×
    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
    ×
  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
    ×
    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
    ×
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Day 4  Cape Town-Kruger National Park - Private Game Reserve | Meals: BD
Fly to Mpumalanga or Hoedspruit this morning (flight not included), where you continue by road to your choice of private game reserve. Later, get ready for exciting game viewing, as you embark on your first evening game drive. Many predators like lion and leopard hunt at night, so there's a good chance you might spot one on the prowl.

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
    ×
  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


    ×
    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
    ×
  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
    ×
    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
    ×
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Day 5 & 6  Kruger - Private Game Reserve | Meals: BD
This is big game country and during your game drives you're likely to encounter large herds of buffalo and impala, along with giraffe, elephant and much more. Your experienced Ranger will provide insight on what you see, along with the flora and fauna around you. Don't miss the opportunity to take a game walk with your experienced Ranger -- seeing the bush by foot opens an entire new world!

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
    ×
  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


    ×
    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
    ×
  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
    ×
    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
    ×
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Day 7  Mpumalanga-Victoria Falls | Meals: B
Fly to Livingstone this morning, where you will be met and transferred across the border into Zimbabwe and your choice of hotel. Depending on the season, as you travel to your lodge, you might even see some of the spray rising up from spectacular Victoria Falls. Settle in and relax before enjoying a relaxing sunset cruise on the Zambezi River.

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
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    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
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  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
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    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


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    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
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  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


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    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
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    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
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Day 8  Victoria Falls | Meals: B
An exciting day begins with a visit to the "smoke that thunders", amazing Victoria Falls. Stop at various lookout points to try and take that perfect photo - but watch out for the spray from the Falls. You will quickly see what this is one of the seven Natural Wonders of the World. Your walking tour takes you through the misty rain forest which flanks the Falls. Stop and listen to the power of millions of gallons of water crash into the gorges below. Continue on to a nearby village to learn about customs that have been carried on generation to generation. You will have an opportunity to visit an actual homestead in the village and talk to those who live and work there. As you leave, you can browse the village curio shop filled with a wide variety of homemade crafts.

Accommodation Choices

  • Value Plus


    Cape Town: SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl

    SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl



    Situated on the corner of Buitengracht and Strand Street, the bustling location of SunSquare Cape Town City Bowl inspires visitors to explore the surroundings and get to know the city. Our new Cape Town hotel has dedicated basement parking for those travelling by car and planning on venturing beyond the City Bowl.

    After a busy day, return to your bright, modern and spacious room, meet up for a coffee in the spacious lobby or head through to Vigour & Verve, where great food and drinks are served all day long. The hotel has great connectivity and guests have access to free WiFi throughout the property.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Chisomo Safari Camp
    Victoria Falls: Batonka Guest House

    Batonka Guest House



    Come and bathe in our tranquil atmosphere, surrounded by warm Zimbabwean smiles and a feeling of coming home. Batonka Guest Lodge is just 2.1km (1.3miles) from the majestic mighty Victoria Falls, set in lush gardens, a tranquil haven away from the bustle of town but within walking distance of the main attractions. The main lodge offers indoor and outdoor dining, a cozy lounge, and beautiful verandah opening out onto the surrounding gardens. The lodge offers a one-way shuttle to town or the Falls twice daily at 10am and 3pm. A local taxi company will safely take guests to their destinations outside of these times.
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  • First Plus


    Cape Town: PortsWood Hotel

    PortsWood Hotel



    Experience a piece of Cape Town’s rich history when you stay at The PortsWood Hotel.

    Located at the entrance to the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the lobby and restaurant are built around a 300 year old well and the cells which held prisoners on their way to Robben Island.

    Enjoy a taste of Cape Malay food at our recently refurbished Quarter Kitchen restaurant and then head out to enjoy all that the Cape has to offer.

    Relax in the comfort of our sun loungers and unwind in the tranquil atmosphere of the pool area. Enjoy a light lunch as you soak up the sun or sip on a delicious cocktail and absorb the beauty of the Capetonian sunsets.

    For those with a sense of adventure and who are historically driven, this restaurant is a must. The terrace offers light meals as well as the “Links bar”.
    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Becks Safari Lodge

    Becks Safari Lodge



    Becks Safari Lodge, combines luxe living and innovative design with a deep appreciation for the South African bushveld. Setting this new intimate and exclusive safari lodge aside is its owners' strong philosophies on community development and environmental sustainability, paired with a passionate and dedicated team of staff.

    With the capacity to accommodate 20 Pax in luxury safari suites, each unit boasts views of either the Makhutswi River or a popular waterhole, providing excellent game viewing possibilities. Relaxation and rejuvenation is promoted with a calming colour palette of silver, charcoal and elephant-grey; full amenities and memorable experiences.

    Each air-conditioned suite is fitted with its own deck, spacious interiors and a high-impact design scheme aimed to bring the outside in. Interesting material combinations of locally-sourced wood and steel connect with an unparalleled backdrop while contemporary, intrepid visuals elevate the elegant atmosphere. Made of brick, metal and canvas, these unique suites designed with tin roofs awaken the senses by incorporating the outside sounds of the bush.

    Becks' main building on the other hand is a light and airy space overlooking the river bed and flood plains beyond. Ideal for interacting with fellow guests, it incorporates an impressive deck with excellent views of the surrounding bushveld. A 20-meter infinity pool helps to combat the warm summers, while an inside fireplace creates a cozy atmosphere for cooler evenings. And for group travellers and families, the outside fire pit provides an idyllic, distinctive way to wind-down the day.

    Traversing over the 9000 hectares of supreme African bushveld, the Karongwe Reserve is home to the Big Five (Lion, Leopard, Buffalo, Rhino and Elephant) as well as a wealth of other creatures. Our open vehicle game drives are perfect for game viewing. Enjoy a sundowner while the sun sets over the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains.

    The magnificent game viewing makes for perfect photographic opportunities; enjoy the view of the Lowveld from a “kopje” amid the lush vegetation, huge variety of trees and over 365 different bird species. Game drives are conducted with our qualified game rangers and Shangaan trackers – who will share their vast experience of the African Bush and a chance to view Cheetah on foot.


    ×
    Victoria Falls: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge

    Victoria Falls Safari Lodge



    Set high on a plateau which forms a natural boundary to the Zambezi National Park, Victoria Falls Safari Lodge enjoys uninterrupted views of unspoilt bushveld, spectacular African sunsets and an on-site waterhole. A complimentary shuttle service transports guest to the Victoria Falls and town centre on an hourly basis throughout the day.
    • 4 km/2.5 mls from the Victoria Falls Rainforest
    • 3 km/2 mls from Victoria Falls Town Centre
    • 100 km/62 mls from Chobe Game Reserve (Botswana)
    • 24 km/15 mls from Victoria Falls Airport
    • 170 km/106 mls from Hwange Game Reserve
    • 5 km/3 mls from the Zambian Border (Livingstone)
    Facilities:
    • 24 hour reception services
    • Complimentary hourly bus shuttle to the village and Victoria Falls for hotel residents
    • Ample free secure open parking space
    • Private shower facilities for early arrival & late check-out guests
    • Limited facilities for guests with disabilities
    • Check out time 1000hrs/Check in time 1400hrs
    • Swimming pool with sun deck
    • Credit cards accepted : VISA, Amex and MasterCard
    • Private and bush dinners available on request
    • Activities desk
    • Curio and Gift Shop
    • Wireless access is available throughout the hotel
    • TV Lounge with satellite link
    • Internet Cafe with e-mail access, digital photo downloading, CD printing and photo printing facilities
    • Baby sitting facilities
    • Guest library and Games room
    • 24 hour security
    • Tailor made wedding service available
    • Up-grades available on request at an additional charge


    ENTERTAINMENT:


    MaKuwa-Kuwa Restaurant A restful, split-level a la carte restaurant with views overlooking the waterhole

    Buffalo Bar An open plan bar with its own game-viewing platform overlooking the waterhole

    Pool Deck & Viewing Deck A delicious light menu & full bar service are available. Additionally this offers a wonderful view of the 'Vulture Restaurant' in front of the waterhole. This attracts hundreds of vultures every lunchtime

    Room Service Limited room service available

    The Boma Place of Eating -- Just 500 metres from the lodge, The Boma offers a unique African experience including traditional dancers, an interactive drumming show & mouth-watering local & international dishes every evening
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  • Premier Plus


    Cape Town: Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

    Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa



    The Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa stands at the edge of the world. On one side, a line of majestic mountains - The Twelve Apostles - reaches towards the heavens; on the other, the sun sets on breeching whales, playful dolphins, and crashing Atlantic rollers. And all around, you can walk the wilderness trails of the Table Mountain National Park. We'll even pack you a picnic.

    And yet this luxury 5-star boutique hotel is just a few minutes from worldly, cosmopolitan Cape Town. City-centre theatres and art galleries, plus the shops and restaurants of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront are only 15 minutes away via our complimentary car transfer service - quicker still if you use our helipad.

    When choosing one of our 55 deluxe guest rooms and 15 luxurious suites, the hardest part is deciding whether to overlook the mountains or the sea. Whichever direction you face, the views are stunning.

    Interior decor is just as appealing. Our light, airy, and peaceful rooms are an eclectic mix of contemporary African style, classic European comfort and effortless, up-to-the-minute technology. Cool colours and rich fabrics bring elegance and wilderness serenity. At The Twelve Apostles, you want for nothing: every room includes 24-hour room service, individual air conditioning, entertainment centres with DVD, and plush bathrobes and slippers.

    AWARD WINNING-CAPE FUSION CUISINE AND ATLANTIC VIEWS

    If ever a location and its 5-star cuisine were in harmony, it's here at The Twelve Apostles. With stunning national park scenery and inventive Cape fusion cuisine, The Twelve Apostles Hotels invites diners to immerse themselves in the Cape experience.

    You can choose to dine in the Azure restaurant with its magnificent sea views of the Atlantic Ocean, which has just received the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Blazon award, given to professional members such as an owner, manager or executive chef of a dining or hotel establishment maintaining a superb level of cuisine, service and hospitality, as required by the exacting standards of the Chaîne internationally.

    Our Head Chef, Roberto de Carvalho and his team, famous for their fynbos menu, will infuse your taste buds with organic ingredients chosen daily from our own herb garden and the local markets, depending on the season.

    For lighter fare try the Café which is open 24 hours a day, and has a choice of delicious fresh salads, light snacks, grilled meat and fish. If you have your own personal favourite dish, all you have to do is ask!

    For breathtaking sundowners head to the Leopard Room bar. Our head barman keeps 72 types of vodka and 46 ports and will create cocktails using your own favourite ingredients, or you can have Tea by the Sea with all the trimmings, an event of such magnificence that it's become a local tradition.

    For a really unique experience, join us for a Dinner and Movie evening. Dine in our stunning Azure Restaurant followed by an intimate viewing of a classic film at our private cinema.

    When asked for their memories of The Twelve Apostles, guests are hard-pressed to choose between the magic of the glorious Atlantic sunsets or the kindness of our staff. Luckily, the two go hand-in-hand. While you watch the sunset from a striped terrace lounger, we'll be at your side with cocktails, cool drinks, or tasty snacks. Whatever you want, we'll arrange it for you. That's how life is at the Twelve Apostles.

    From the complimentary drink that awaits your arrival to the free transfers to Camps Bay and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, from 08h00 to 20h00 you always feel at home. Your stay includes a full South African breakfast and use of the Sanctuary Spa, (voted best spa resort in Africa) which boasts of hydrotherapy pools, a sauna and flotation tank.

    And when the day's over, you retire to a room or suite of elegant luxury. Each one is unique; each is decorated in relaxed, soothing colours for airy, daytime coolness and cosy, night-time intimacy.

    Children love the 12A too. As do our guests' pets. Young or old, two-legged or four-legged, we make a fuss of everyone. Nothing is too much trouble - we'll even rustle up a bowl of popcorn or other treats for you to enjoy in our private 16-seater cinema.


    ×
    Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve: Dulini Lodge

    Dulini Lodge



    Beneath the shade of ancient Ebony and Leadwood trees, the tranquil haven of Dulini is enigmatically embraced by its rich riverine setting. There is a restorative quality to the peaceful atmosphere of the camp, on the banks of the Mabrak River. The symphony of bird song and the passage of wildlife add to the allure of Dulini.

    The main lodge, resplendent with deep couches and contemporary African accents spills onto the cool veranda, offers views to the wilderness beyond.

    A welcoming ambience of laid back luxury creates a place of conversation and laughter, while the extensive library of books accommodates those more inclined to quieter contemplation.

    Six exquisite thatched suites grace the banks of the riverbed. The spacious accommodation with private plunge pools and interiors that epitomise romance, with canopies of mosquito nets and beautiful bathrooms. Each suite offers a private view of the riverbed, seamlessly integrating the grandeur of nature and elegance of décor.
    ×
    Victoria Falls: Elephant Camp

    Elephant Camp



    The Elephant Camp is nestled on a ridge between the Masuwe River and the Zambezi gorges, giving guests an uninterrupted view of the breath-taking spray that swells above the Victoria Falls rainforest. Set against a backdrop of indigenous teak woodland, the imaginative use of eco-friendly canvas tents allows this unique camp to live in harmony with the surrounding environment.

    Two camps flow from the African landscape. The Elephant Camp Main which consists of 12 luxury suites and The Elephant Camp West consisting of only four suites.
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Day 9  Victoria Falls-Depart | Meals: B
All too soon your amazing experience comes to an end today as you are transferred to the airport to begin your journey home.

Land Only Per Person Prices in US Dollars
Departs Daily
  Per Person Sharing a Twin Bedded Room Per Person in a Single Bedded Room
Twelve Apostles, Dulini & Elephant Camp
01 NOV 20 - 15 DEC 20$7,395$10,295
16 DEC 20 - 07 JAN 21$7,995$11,995
08 JAN 21 - 31 MAR 21$7,795$10,995
01 APR 21 - 31 AUG 21$7,695$10,995
01 SEP 21 - 31 OCT 21$8,095$11,895
01 NOV 21 - 15 DEC 21$7,895$10,995
Sun Square Cape Town Gardens, Chisomo Lodge & Batonka Guest Lodge
21 DEC 21 - 03 JAN 22$2,795$3,495
04 JAN 22 - 31 MAR 22$2,695$3,395
01 APR 22 - 31 AUG 22$2,595$3,195
01 SEP 22 - 31 OCT 22$2,695$3,395
Portswood Hotel, Becks Safari Lodge & Victoria Falls Safari Lodge
21 DEC 21 - 31 MAR 22$3,995$5,195
01 APR 22 - 31 JUL 22$3,795$4,795
01 AUG 22 - 30 SEP 22$3,895$4,895
01 OCT 22 - 30 NOV 22$4,095$5,395
All prices are based on a minimum of 2 people traveling together. Airfare Cape Town-Mpumalanga-Livingstone is not included in the Land Tour Price.
These are just a few of the possible accommodation combinations. We can mix and match accommodations to suit your style of travel.

  • Botswana & Victoria Falls
    12 days from $5,995 Land Only
    Visiting: Okavango Delta, Moremi Reserve, Victoria Falls, Johannesburg

  • Zambia Explorer
    9 days from $5,795 Land Only
    Visiting: South Luangwa Valley, Victoria Falls (Livingstone)

  • Stars of Southern Skies
    12 days from $5,995 Land Only
    Visiting: Cape Town, Okavango Delta, Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve, Victoria Falls

  • Kenya and Victoria Falls
    11 days from $5,095 Land Only
    Visiting: Victoria Falls, Lake Elementaita, Amboseli, Masai Mara, Nairobi

  • Savannahs & Falls
    12 days from $5,495 Land Only
    Visiting: Victoria Falls, Arusha, Lake Manyara, Serengeti, Ngorongoro, Tarangire
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  • Cape Town
  • Kruger National Park/Private Game Reserve
  • Victoria Falls

This Tour Includes

  • Your choice of accommodations
  • Arrival and departure transfers
  • Full breakfast daily, 3 lunches and 3 dinners
  • Half Day Cape Town City Tour with Table Mountain
  • Full day tour to the Cape Peninsula
  • Full game viewing in camp/lodge 4WD safari vehicles with experienced Ranger
  • Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River
  • Morning tour of Victoria Falls and Village Visit
  • All park entry fees, service charges and hotel taxes
  • UTG Take Me With You Kit
  • UTG Safari Delay Protection Plan
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