Day 1: Welcome to Johannesburg, South Africa
On arrival at O R Tambo International Airport, you will be met and assisted by a Sardius Tours & Safaris representative and transferred to the Airport Grand Hotel.
The Airport Grand Hotel & Conference Centre is conveniently situated a five minute drive away from the Johannesburg International Airport, offering the business and leisure traveler convenient access to the Johannesburg Airport, Johannesburg City Centre and Pretoria. Overnight:The Airport Grand Hotel.Dinner, bed and breakfast
In the morning after you have enjoyed breakfast, you are collected at your hotel and transferred to the airport for a domestic flight to Mpumalanga – Kruger National Park. Overnight at the Pestana Kruger Lodge.Pestana kruger Lodge is just 150 meters away from the most important entrance on the south side of the Kruger National Park and is the ideal place for the whole family. The Lodge is set amongst wonderful gardens and has fantastic view over the Crocodile River where hippos and other wildlife abound.
The Kruger National Park is the habitat of countless species, and tourists here will have the opportunity to observe at close quarters the “Big 5 of Africa” – the lion, leopard, Elephant, buffalo and the rhinoceros, not to mention 336 types of trees, 49 species of fish, 114 types of reptiles and 507 species of birds and innumerable giraffe, monkeys, zebras and antelope. Overnight: Pestana Kruger Lodge .Dinner, lunch, bed and breakfast
Day 3: Kruger Park Safari tour
Clients will spend a full day in the Kruger National Park driving +- 250-300km, accompanied by a qualified guide. We will be stopping for breakfast and lunch at different rest camps. Blankets and cooler boxes with water will be supplied.
Lunch included.Overnight: estana Kruger Lodge Dinner, lunch, bed and breakfast
Day 4: Panorama tour
After breakfast we will be visiting well known sites such as Blyde River Canyon, Three Rondavels, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, God’s Window, The Pinnacle Rock, Pilgrim’s Rest, Berlin Falls, Lisbon Falls, Graskop, Mac Mac Falls and lone Creek Falls accompanied by a qualified guide in an air-conditioned vehicle. Lunch included.Overnight: Pestana Kruger Lodge Dinner, Lunch, bed and breakfast
After breakfast you will be transferred back to the airport for your regional flight to Cape Town. At Cape Town International airport you will be met and assisted by an Sardius Tours & Safaris representative and transferred to your Hotel – the Breakwater Lodge.
Just minutes away from restaurants, pubs, theatres and shops, the Breakwater Lodge is premier Cape Town hotel accommodation, ideally positioned in the heart of Cape Town’s V & A Waterfront development.Once a 19th Century prison, the Breakwater Lodge today provides comfortable and affordable Cape Town hotel accommodation in a spectacular setting that looks over the bay and up onto Table Mountain. Neighbouring Cape Town’s CBD, the Breakwater Lodge lies within easy reach of the main routes to the beaches, mountain walks and city hotspots, not to mention the airport. Overnight:Breakwater Lodge, bed and breakfast
After breakfast you will be collected from your hotel for a full day Cape Wine Route tour. After collection from your hotel, we leave the city and head along the N1 motorway to visit the Afrikaans Taal Monument on the outskirts of Paarl. Next we stop at the entrance of the Victor Verster Prison from which Nelson Mandela was released from detention. A scenic drive is taken to the Franschoek Valley to visit the memorial to the French Huguenots, and then we call on one of the many fine wine estates in the region. A cellar tour and a tasting of “the nectar of the gods” are included. Cross the Helshoogte Pass (Hell’s Heights) and descend into historic Stellenbosch, centre of learning, rugby and the wine industry. We stop for lunch (own account) washed down with local wines. After a short guided tour of the second oldest South African town a unique shopping experience awaits you at Oom Samie se Winkel (Uncle Sam’s Shop). The tour terminates at your hotel again in the late afternoon.Overnight:Breakwater Lodge Dinner, bed and breakfast
Day 7: City, Table Mountain and V&A Waterfront:
You are collected at the hotel and taken to the lower cable station on the slopes of Table Mountain. Weather permitting, ascend the mountain by aerial cable car (entrance fee excluded), and from a height of 1067 meters, view the city and Table Bay below, Robben Island, the Atlantic Seaboard as well as most of the spectacular Cape Peninsula. Afterwards, head down into the Malay Quarter with it’s narrow cobbled streets and colourful Mosques. Next we continue to Government Avenue where we park at the top and stroll to the National Gallery and SA Museum, as well as view the Houses of Parliament. We then travel to the City Hall on the Grand Parade and afterwards, visit the Castle.
Enter the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront – a region that abounds with shops, pubs, restaurants and entertainment. You may either leave the tour here to explore on your own or return to your hotel in the late afternoon.Overnight: Breakwater Lodge, Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
After you have enjoyed a leisure breakfast at the hotel, you will be collected by an Ambula Safaris & Tours representative and transferred to Cape Town airport for your domestic flight to O R Tambo International for a connecting flight to Victoria Falls.
Welcome to Victoria Falls – Zimbabwe
Welcome to Victoria Falls Airport, Zimbabwe. Upon arrival you will be met and assisted by an Ambula Safaris & Tours representative at the Victoria Falls Airport as you are transported to your hotel – The Victoria Falls Hotel for your two night stay.Established in 1904, The Victoria Falls Hotel is set in The Victoria Falls National Park with a private path to the Victoria Falls. The elegant lounges offer serenity and seclusion. Corridors reflect all the past glories of the Empire and suites and rooms are superbly furnished in Edwardian-style. The Courtyard entrance overlooks lily ponds, lush flowering shrubs and palm trees.
As you drift leisurely along the Zambezi River, keep an eye out for animals making the way to the riverbank to quench their thirst or bathing hippos, hungry crocodiles lying in wait for their meal. Nothing can prepare you for the tranquillity that this immense river offers you only a few kilometres from the Falls. Soft drinks, beers, spirits and snacks are served while viewing the beautiful sun set on the horizon of the river bank.
Overnight:Victoria Falls Hotel Dinner, Bed and Breakfast
Day 10 Full day Victoria Falls Tour
After breakfast, you will be collected from the hotel to enjoy one of the must do activities, a tour of the mighty Victoria Falls. The tour begins with the visit to the biggest Baobab tree in Zimbabwe that is over 1000 years old, known as The Big Tree. This tree is a short drive from the Mighty Victoria Falls where a guided tour of the falls begins which goes as far as the Victoria Falls Bridge that was built in 1902 by a British Company.
Day is spent at leisure and you have a choice of the following activities to take part in:
Additional Activities: Elephant Back Safaris
Flight of angles
Historic bridge tour
In the evening you will be collected and transported to The Boma for unique African dinner. Dinner at The Boma.
This offers a unique African experience that bombards the senses with the tastes, sights, sounds and smells of Africa – together with the warmth and hospitality of Zimbabwe and its people. Specialising in a superb selection of traditional Zimbabwean dishes, fish, a variety of game meat and potjiekos (hunter’s stew) – as well as vegetarian meals – diners are invited to sample such ethnic delicacies as deep fried kapenta and groundnuts.
Depart for Johannesburg ** A fond farewell**
In the morning after you have enjoyed breakfast, you are collected from your hotel and transferred to Victoria Falls Airport for your international flight to Johannesburg.
Accommodation as stated above
Return transfers in a luxury air-conditioned vehicle for all excursions
Meals as stated above
Services of a professional driver
Services of a registered and experienced tourist guide
Entrance fees and excursions where stated in above itinerary
All airfares where stated above
All the day tours mentioned above
All other airfares & airport taxes other than above
All Visa’s & Passports