Extravagant Southern Africa

11 nights / 12 days

Accommodation

Luxury transport

Welcome drinks

Guided tours

Accommodation

Luxury transport

Welcome drinks

Guided tours

Your Journey

Your Journey

Your Journey

Cape Town

Day 1 - 4

There’s nowhere quite like Cape Town with its melting pot of cultures, cuisine and landscapes. Our Cape Town City tour includes a walk through the Company’s Garden, a visit to the Castle of Good Hope, and a meander through the famous colourful Malay Quarter - Bo-Kaap.

Crowning the tour off, visitors can enjoy a thrilling trip up the iconic Table Mountain to soak up spectacular views of Robben Island, the city and the magnificent coastline - weather permitting.

Sandwiched between the mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, the breathtaking Cape Peninsula drive passes through some popular attractions such as Camps Bay, Chapmans peak, and Noordhoek towards the legendary Cape of Good Hope.

Some peninsula highlights include: hopping on a cruise to Seal Island and visiting Boulders beach to witness free-roaming penguins.

Finally, we will head to the beautiful Winelands region of the Western Cape with a visit to the historical towns of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, where you’ll learn about the history of the area and winemaking with a visit to the Mont Rochelle wine estate, part of the famous Virgin Collection owned by Richard Branson since 2014.

Rovos Rail

Day 5 - 6

The Rovos Rail offers visitors the unique experience of an African train safari with a journey from Cape Town to Pretoria on the most luxurious train in the world. Traditional South African cuisine and the finest selection of wines and spirits are offered while you soak up incredible views of the South African landscape from your train window.

The charming little village of Matjiesfontein offers a perfect stopover for an opportunity to stroll through this historic village. The diamond mining town of Kimberley is another stop along the journey and offers visitors an array of wonderful activities and attractions including: a tour of the city, visiting the Diamond Mine Museum and viewing the Big Hole – the largest hole in the world dug by hand where almost 3 tons of diamond were excavated.

Johannesburg

Day 7

Dubbed the ‘City of Gold’, Johannesburg boasts a rich history which was built on the discovery of gold in the area.

The township of Soweto is famous for being the only suburb in the world which was home to 2 Nobel Peace prize winners: Nelson Mandela and Bishop Tutu, who lived in Soweto, Vilakazi street.

A top highlight includes visiting the Lesedi Cultural Village showcasing several of South Africa’s tribes, viewing the colourful dwellings and being mesmerized by traditional dancing, ending the evening with a Pan-African food feast.

Only a short drive from Johannesburg, you can enjoy a safari drive through a wilderness reserve where you can view numerous herbivore species and predator enclosures housing lions and cheetahs. Animal interactions are available, which include petting lion cubs and feeding giraffes!

Victoria Falls

Day 8 - 9

Experience the beauty of the Zambezi River by taking a sunset cruise, viewing game from the safety of the boat, whilst sipping on cocktails and enjoying delectable snacks.

You will witness the incredible natural beauty of the Victoria falls close-up and enjoy a guided tour through the rainforest surrounding the falls, providing you with magical views and incredible photographic opportunities.

Game drives in the Chobe National park are spectacular, as it is home to the largest population of elephants in the world.

Numerous exciting seasonal activities are available for your pleasure including swimming in the Devil’s and/or Angel’s pools, helicopter and microlight flights, white water rafting, gorge swinging and ziplining, magical elephant encounters and lion walks… and much more.

botswana

Day 10 - 11

The Chobe National Park is famous for its large migratory population of elephants. This unique safari experience offers up-close wildlife encounters creating memories for a lifetime. Visitors can look forward to discovering the Linyanti Swamps, exploring the Savuti Channel, and spotting the big 4: elephant, buffalo, leopard, and lion. This diversity of habitats provides a sanctuary to an astonishing array of African wildlife.

Famous for its wonderful riverboat safaris, the Chobe River offers one of the best safari boat cruises in the world. Boat trips are an excellent way to catch a glimpse of over 450 bird species - making it a wildlife photographer’s dream.