Relish the rich natural beauty and diversity that South Africa has to offer, and enjoy the finest marine viewing experiences on this 13-day vacation . Get up-close-and-personal to marine mammals in their natural environment – experience the thrill of watching humpback whales lobtailing, southern right whales breaching, dolphins jumping and seals playing, and be awed by great-white sharks. Then shift your search from the sea to the land and scout the African bush for the Big Five – this vacation...
Cape Town – Arrive in South Africa
Today, you arrive in Cape Town - world renowned for award-winning wines and spectacular natural beauty. Collect your rental vehicle from Cape Town International Airport and begin exploring the breath-taking views across False Bay. Travel onto Simon’s Town and the lodge where you’ll be spending the night. The lodge is ideally positioned near Boulders Beach – home to approximately 2,000 African Penguins.
Cape Town – Explore the City, Table Mountain, Township Tour, Walk with Baboons
Cape Town – Cape Peninsula Guided Tour
Hermanus – En route to discover whales
Hermanus – Dyer Island Cruise
Oudtshoorn – Exploring Cango Caves
Plettenberg Bay – Breath-taking Outeniqua Pass
Plettenberg Bay – Garden Route exploration
Plettenberg Bay – Bungee Jump or Canopy Tour
Port Elizabeth – Calabash Township Tour
Amakhala Game Reserve – Discover the Big 5
Amakhala Game Reserve – Walk through the African bush
Port Elizabeth – Depart Home
- Come face-to-face with Africa’s Big Five at Amakhala Game Reserve
- Search for the Marine Big Five - namely: whales, sharks, seals, dolphins and penguins
- See as many as three different whale species
- Interact with, and ride, the world’s largest bird – the ostrich
- Relish a once-in-a lifetime opportunity to ‘walk with baboons’
- Discover the underground wonders of the Cango Caves - Africa’s largest show cave system
- Cultural tour: meet local South Africans first-hand by taking a township tour
- Leap off the highest commercial bungee jump in the world (optional) - a plunge that Prince Harry took while in South Africa
- Appreciate that on your vacation you’ll use companies recognized by the Fair Trade Tourism organization for their commitment to ethical, social and environmental processes and the promotion of responsible tourism
$12,670 per person (excluding international flights)
- 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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