This tour offers the absolute best of what Cape Town and Zimbabwe have to offer. The two countries are easily combined due to the increasing availability of flights between destinations. Cape Town is a vibrant and diverse city with something for everyone. We have included what we believe to be must-see experiences including a wine tour, a visit to the penguins at Boulders Beach and Robben Island. We can however, add-in or remove activities depending on your preferences. In Zimbabwe you will experience the splendour of Victoria Falls and a range of other activities including Afternoon Tea at the famous Victoria Falls Hotel. This is also where you get to see some of Africa’s famous wildlife in Hwange NP, on your included 3 night Safari! What more could you want from a trip?
Prices from £3895pp based on 2 sharing in mid-range accommodation
You will be met at Cape Town Airport and transferred to your hotel for 9 nights. On arrival you will be presented with a full detailed timed itinerary of your tour for the week, and you will be given the opportunity to ask any questions you have prior to the start of the tour. You will be given time to settle in for the rest of the day before being picked up in the evening for a meal at the famous African themed Gold Restaurant.
Today you will be picked up by our local guide for a full day private wine tasting tour in Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. You will visit 4 or 5 vineyards and be given the chance to try and purchase a wide range of excellent wines from some of the best wine growing regions in the world. There is a lunch stop (own expense) overlooking the beautiful Franschhoek valley and the day finishes with a wine and cheese pairing.
Perhaps use the included hop-on Hop-off Bus Tickets
Perhaps use the included hop-on Hop-off Bus Tickets
Today is a full day private tour with a local guide taking in some of the most outstanding scenery around Cape Town. Cape Point is at the tip of the Cape Peninsula and one of the southern most part of table mountain national park, a declared Natural World Heritage Site. From here you will visit the Cape of Good Hope, a rocky headland on the Atlantic Ocean. The tour also includes a visit to Boulders Beach, the breeding place of the African Penguins and a unique sight in the region.
This morning you will be picked up by a local driver and taken down to the Clock Tower ready to embark on a tour of the historic Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated for 27 years. There is a ferry ride across to the island, where you will then pick up a bus on arrival for a tour of the island, followed by a tour of the prison by a former inmate. You will then return back by ferry to the clock tower where your driver will be waiting to take you across to Kirstenbosch botanical gardens.
Today is an included trip to Cape Agulhas, which is the southernmost tip of Africa and the place where the Atlantic and Indian Oceans Meet. This is a long day, however the tour takes you through stunning mountain scenery, and you will get the opportunity to try and spot the blue crane, the national bird of South Africa. Late lunch (own expense) will be in Hermanus, and if you are there between July and November you may get to see the whales from the shore....
Today you will be picked up from your Cape Town Hotel and Transferred to the airport for your flight to Victoria Falls. On arrival you will be met at Victoria Falls Airport and transferred to your chosen hotel for 2 nights. You will be presented with a full detailed timed itinerary of your tour, and you will be given the opportunity to ask any questions you have prior to the start of the tour with our local representative. After arriving at your hotel, you will be given time to settle in and rest for the afternoon, before being picked up early evening for an exciting African dinner experience at the excellent Boma Restaurant!
Today is the opportunity to experience the magnificent Splendour of Victoria Falls, known locally as Mosi-oa-Tunya (the smoke that thunders). You will be picked up in the morning ready for a guided tour of the falls. You will then have an included lunch at the on-site Rainforest Café. In the afternoon you have time to do an optional helicopter tour over the falls, or free time to explore all the town of Victoria Falls has to offer. In the evening you will enjoy a beautiful sunset cruise on the Zambezi River, and experience not to be missed.
After breakfast you will get picked up by your private guide to drive approximately 3.5 hours to your chosen accommodation in Hwange National Park, getting the chance to see more of rural Zimbabwe on route. You will be met in Hwange by representatives of the Hotel and transferred by 4x4 to the secluded property for your 3 night stay. You will be given the opportunity to have lunch and then relax before embarking on an included afternoon safari.
You will have 2 full days to enjoy the activities offered at your chosen hotel, most notably the included morning and afternoon safaris. All activities are led by qualified and professional guides to ensure you get the best experience possible.
After breakfast you will be picked up by your driver to return to Victoria Falls, where you should arrive late morning. Today is your chance to enjoy one or more optional activities within Victoria Falls, depending on your preference. Your guide can help in making all these arrangements, or you can simply spend time relaxing at your hotel or doing a little shopping in the area. Mid-afternoon you will be picked up and taken to the Victoria Falls Hotel to enjoy their luxury High Tea on the exquisite Stanley's Terrace, with return transfer to your hotel afterwards.
Today you will be picked up at an agreed time and returned to Victoria Falls airport for your onward flight, or flight home.