Highlights: Amakhala safari - Cape Town - Grootbos Nature Reserve.
Other Departures: Manchester - £2925, Edinburgh - £2919, Glasgow - £2915, Belfast - £2889, Aberdeen - £2879, Newcastle - £2889
Day 1: Flight.
Day 2: Arrival at Amakhala Game Reserve.
HillsNek Safari Camp (Tent)
All tents are linked to the main lodge by raised wooden walkways.
The tents are complete with an en-suite bathroom and a romantic outside shower.
With all the canvas windows rolled up one may appreciate the beauty of nature from the comfort of your bed or whilst soaking in a deep bubble bath.
Overnight: 2 Nights Amakhala HillsNek Safari Camp (Tent)
Day 3: Amakhala Game Reserve.
Romantic Dinner at your tent deck.
Overnight: Amakhala HillsNek Safari Camp (Tent)
Day 4: Cape Town Stay & Activity.
All Airport transfers.
Guest Room Balcony - Bed & Breakfast.
Overnight: Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point
Day 5/6: 2 Nights Grootbos Private Nature Reserve. (Beach)
Cape Town Activity
Scheduled - Authentic Cape Town City tour - Half Day (Included)
Departs Daily between 07h35 and 08h30. Returns at ±12h30
Sense the depth of history as you drive past Parliament Buildings,
City Hall and the Slave Lodge before stopping for a short visit to the Castle of Good Hope (optional),
originally built as a maritime replenishment station and now the oldest surviving colonial building in South Africa!
Alternatively, we walk around the Grand Parade square which has its own historical significance.
We hear of the brief history of District Six en-route to a visit at the Company Gardens where we walk through the landscaped gardens.
Learn more about the history of the Bo-Kaap and its people as we move up the cobblestoned hills to the Malay Quarter, and marvel at the ice-cream colors of the quaint Bo-Kaap homes.
Trace the moves of a professional diamond cutter as he creates every girl's dream stone with a visit to a diamond cutting factory.
After learning more about the history of diamonds and gold in South Africa,
We drive past the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Stadium, Sea Point, Clifton, and Camps Bay as we make our way to Table Mountain,
where you have the option of either admiring the views from the lower cable station or purchasing a ticket (for your own account) to reach the summit.
After delighting in this photo opportunity, return to the hotel or stay on top of the mountain and find your own way back to your hotel.
Your experience highlights:
The Castle of Good Hope (Optional )
Parliament Buildings, City Hall
Grand Parade and the Slave Lodge
The Company Gardens - Malay Quarter
Diamond cutter visit
Cable car to the summit of Table Mountain (own account and weather permitting)
Hidden high above Walker Bay is one of South Africa's premier marine and floral destinations, situated between mountain and sea, less than 2 hours from Cape Town.
Situated on the fynbos and forest-clad hills overlooking the whale-watching haven of Walker Bay.
Grootbos has carved a unique niche in the upmarket eco-lodge sector by specializing in the Cape region of South Africa's world-renowned flora and marine biodiversity.
This multi-award-winning 2500 hectare reserve is home to more than 760 plant species, offers warm hospitality, excellent cuisine, and is a nature lover's paradise.
Each of the 27 individual luxury suites beneath the overhang of milkwood trees and indigenous gardens provides the ideal blend of privacy and supreme comfort.
Each suite is furnished with romantic canopy beds and the finest linens and down quilts.
All suites have spacious en-suite bathrooms and a separate lounge with a fireplace.
From private decks, guests can soak up exquisite ocean and mountain vistas.
Overnight: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve.
2 Nights - Garden Lodge
Bedroom Luxury Suite
Day 7: Departure
Transfer to the Airport.
Accommodation, all meals,
Selected house beverages and 2 game activities per full day.
(Night drives and guided walks are subject to availability and at the discretion of ranger),
Wi-fi and VAT Compulsory Conservation levy will be included in quotations and bookings.
Premium branded beverages, telephone calls, laundry and any items of a personal nature
Cape Town Includes.
Grootbos Private Nature Reserve Includes
Breakfast English breakfast menu.
Welcome drink served upon arrival.
Water, soft drinks, tea, and coffee.
Minibar and Fresh fruit daily in-suite.
Horse riding for non- and experienced riders through the reserve (please note that the weight limit is 90kg/198lbs per person/ children under the age of 12 are only allowed on guided pony rides).
Guided Walks including fynbos nature tours and Milkwood walks.
Nature, marine & coastal drives and walks including the Walker Bay Nature Reserve, De Kelders cliff walk, Klipgat Cave combined with seasonal land-based whale watching (whale watching especially during July - December).
Bird-watching, experience a great variety of bird species on the reserve.
Various maps of the reserve and the area for self-guided walks.
Transfers to/from all activities.
Conservation Levy is not included in the accommodation rate however this is a mandatory extra and must be included on the invoice - refer to extras.
Whale watching boat trips and boat trips to Dyer Island.
Shark Cage Diving, beach horse riding, and scenic flights.
Lady Stanford River Cruise.
Items of personal nature (telephone calls, items bought from the Grootbos Gallery).
- Return flights from London Heathrow
- Airport taxes
- 5 nights accommodation as per Itinerary
- All Private Transfers as per itinerary
- Amakhala Ranger Safari
- Meals on Safari & Beach All Inclusive
- Private Dining requests
- Safari Outdoor Shower
- Half Day Cape Town Tour
- As per Itinerary