Catamaran excursion in Cape Town, South Africa

Ultimate Two-Week South Africa Tour for Families

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Customizable Itinerary

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Countries Visited

South Africa

Places Visited

Cape Town, Hermanus, Wilderness, Oudtshoorn...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

No matter your age and no matter your interests, this ultimate 14-day South African family vacation has something for everyone. You will be whale watching, mountain biking, ostrich riding, meeting elephants, and coming face to face with lions. There will be quiet beaches, vibrant streets, captivating locals, and a dramatic range of landscapes. From Cape Town to Timbavati, you will absorb the authentic African experience on the ultimate South African, family vacation.

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Trip Highlights

  • Experience the adventure of an African family safari with two nights in the Timbavati, which is an intimate Kruger reserve
  • Relax on a serene coastline with beachfront accommodations in Cape Town, Wilderness, and Hermanus
  • Explore traditional African culture, including a day in Nelson Mandela’s Soweto and a morning tracking of animals with a San bushman
  • Interact with elephants in Oudtshoorn and waddle alongside penguins on Boulders Beach
  • Venture through a breathtaking mountain pass to discover the Karoo, where your kids can ride an ostrich and visit mysterious caves
  • Discover the charms of the Garden Route and why it is one of South Africa’s premier family destinations
  • Have your breath taken away whale watching in Hermanus with the option for a shark cage dive in nearby Gansbaai
  • Indulge in a tour of many of the Cape’s best locales with a private guide, including Cape Town, Table Mountain, the West Coast, and learning to surf in Muizenburg
  • Mountain bike in the Elgin forest and canoe out of a town called Wilderness
  • Safely come face to face with Africa’s most iconic animals with the Big Five being the main feature of your Timbavati safari

Starting Price

$14,737 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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