Our Cape to Kruger Tour perfectly combines the beauty of Cape Town with the spectacular Kruger National Park. It captures the essence of a South Africa’s most loved regions. Your days in Cape Town are filled with visits to Table Mountain, Cape Point and Boulders Beach. Your stay in Cape Town is not complete without a day spent in the beautiful Winelands. Cape Town is home to many restaurants from local flavours to fine dining and everything in between and is a real treat to end off a busy day.
Your time in the Greater Kruger is spent at two distinctive areas each unique in it’s own right. The Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve is a prime game viewing reserve with many luxury lodge accommodation to choose from. It is located on the south western border of the Kruger National Park with the wildlife passing through as there are no fences between Kruger and Sabi Sands. The Sabi Sands reserve is the oldest of all private reserves in South Africa. Your stay in the Greater Kruger area continues further north at the 13 000 hectare Kapama Private Game Reserve. The Kapama reserve is a mix of mainly savannah and riverine areas which yield great herds of buffalo, elephant and antelope, an abundance of predators and home to the Big 5.
WELCOME TO THE BEAUTIFUL CITY OF CAPE TOWN!
On arrival in Cape Town you will be met by one of our friendly eAfricaSAFARI Tours representatives. You will then be transferred to your hotel, where you will spend the balance of the day at your leasure. Dinner to own arrangements. Overnight Cape Town.
After breakfast you and your tour guide will depart for your full day Cape Peninsula tour and start your day with an ascent by cable car to the notorious Table Mountain (weather permitting). Thereafter head south along the Atlantic Seaboard towards Hout Bay and over Chapman’s Peak, offering stunning views and perfect photo opportunities. Continue to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve where we will spend some time at Cape Point and witness the meeting of the Atlantic Ocean and Indian Ocean currents.
Enjoy lunch (to own account) en-route followed by a visit to the penguin colony at Boulder's Beach before making your way back to your hotel. Dinner to own arrangements. Overnight Cape Town. (B, L)
After breakfast, depart the hotel for a full day tour of the beautiful Cape Winelands. The Winelands is well known for producing some of the world’s premium wines and rich in history and culture. Explore historical towns like Paarl, Stellenbosch and Franschhoek each town offers a variety of wines and lies within easy driving distance from each other. Your tour includes two or three (time permitting) wine tastings and a cellar tour at one of the estates. The estates we will visit today will be either of the following – Fairview, Nelson’s Creek, Solms Delta, Moreson, and Waterford. The Winelands is also the culinary capital of South Africa and no doubt you will enjoy lunch at either of the estates visited. Dinner to own arrangements. Overnight Cape Town. (B, L)
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel this morning, followed by check out. Your eAfrica Safaris representative will collect you from the hotel and transfer you to Cape Town International Airport for your flight to Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (booked under own arrangements).
On arrival at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport, you will be met and transferred by road (approximately 2,5 hours) to your lodge located in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve. You will be met by your lodge manager on arrival and assisted with check in. Enjoy some relaxation time before your first activity.
A delicious high tea will be served on the lodge deck before departing on your afternoon game drive by open safari vehicles and accompanied by your lodge ranger and tracker. Your very knowledgeable ranger and tracker team will be your hosts on game drive and will endeavor to show off all the fauna and flora that the Sabi Sands has to offer. Your tracker watches the road for spoor to follow. There might be some murmuring between ranger and tracker in Shangaan (the local language) as they discuss the spoor or if any interesting animals have been spotted.
Your ranger will choose a spot where you can stretch your legs and enjoy sundowners to witness the spectacular African sunset.
On return to the lodge you will have an opportunity to freshen up before dinner. Dinner will be served at the main area. Overnight at your lodge. (B, D)
After your early morning wakeup call from your ranger, enjoy a cup of coffee, tea or juice and some breakfast pastries before departing on your morning game drive. Although it is still very early, the bush is already alive and bustling. Depending on the animal activity during the night, your ranger and tracker might continue where you left off last night or head in a different direction this morning.
Return to the lodge after an adventurous morning drive. Enjoy a delicious breakfast on return to the lodge. Following breakfast depart for a guided morning bush walk (optional). The walk will offer you an opportunity to get a close up experience of the bushveld.
Return to the lodge in time for lunch and an afternoon siesta or relax at the pool. High tea will be served before departing for your afternoon game drive by open safari vehicle. Your ranger and tracker will continue the search for the Big 5. Enjoy sundowners en-route your game drive. Return to the lodge for dinner. Overnight at your lodge. (B, L, D)
Enjoy some light breakfast pastries and coffee, tea or juice before departing for your morning game drive and one last opportunity for your ranger and tracker to impress you! Enjoy a delicious breakfast on return to the lodge, followed by check out.
You will be collected from the lodge for your private road transfer to your lodge to the northern part of the Greater Kruger National Park (approximately 2 hours). Lunch will be enjoyed en-route.
On arrival at the lodge, you will be met by the lodge manager and assisted with check in. Enjoy some relaxation time before your afternoon game drive.Your ranger will introduce himself while at high tea and discuss your wishes and expectations for your afternoon drive. Following high tea, depart the lodge with your skilled ranger and tracker team for your afternoon game drive in search of the Big 5 and anything else you find that’s interesting along the drive.
Your ranger will stop at a suitable spot for evening sundowner drinks & snacks while you watch the magnificent African sunset on the horizon.
On return to your lodge you will have some time to freshen up before dinner. Enjoy a sumptuous dinner at the lodge. Overnight at your Lodge. (B, L, D)
Your day starts with an early morning wakeup call and enjoy some tea or coffee before heading out on your morning game drive. Continue your search for the big game but you might find many other smaller species and birds captivating.
Return to the lodge for a hearty delicious breakfast. You may opt for a bush walk after breakfast guided by your ranger or just relax around the lodge and watch the animals pass through during the day.
Lunch will be served at the lodge. Spend your afternoon relaxing by the pool or enjoy an afternoon siesta. Enjoy a decadent high tea before your afternoon game drive.
Head off on your afternoon game drive before the sun goes down. Enjoy a refreshing sundowner while stretching your legs. As the darkness falls and the nocturnal animals come out, your skilled tracker will scan the landscape using a spotlight.
Return to the lodge for dinner. Overnight at your lodge. (B, L, D)
Early morning wakeup call for your last morning game drive. Your ranger and tracker have one last chance to astound you with the natural beauty of the African Bush. Enjoy breakfast on return to the lodge, followed by check out.
Your local guide will collect you and assist with your transfer to Hoedspruit Airport for your flight to Johannesburg.On arrival at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport you will need to connect with your international flight. (B)