About safari – Your journey will be sandwiched between Mozambique and the Mpumalanga Province of South Africa, area of the Drakensberg, the Lowveld is renowned for it subtropical climate, abundant wildlife, and ancient history. Real Africa! This area encompasses a number of spectacular game reserves including the world-famous Kruger National Park, vast farmlands, and the popular Panorama Route.
And in Cape Town – 3 Days Best of Cape Town and surroundings tours. You will visit Cape of Good Hope, colony of African Penguins, visit Cape Agulhas , enjoy glass of good wine, watch Southern Right Whales from the shore and from the boat and have most adrenaline rush experience with Shark Cage Diving
Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport(KMIA)
Beautiful combination of safari experience in Kruger park and Cape Town tours.
3 Days Kruger Park experience and 3 Days – Best of Cape Town Tour, Hermanus & Whales boat based tour, Shark Cage Diving boat trip, Cape Agulhas and wine testing.
You will visit Cape of Good Hope, natural colony of African Jackass Penguins, Cape Agulhas -most Southern Point of Africa, enjoy glass of good wine at the local cozy wine farm, watch gracious sea mammals – Southern Right Whales and Great White Shark and of course, great food and a good company is a bonus.
On arrival at Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport(KMIA), you are met and transferred to the lodge by your driver.
Arriving at the Lodge at around 13:00 pm you are checked into your rooms and have time to freshen up before your panorama route tour. After the tour, you return to the lodge for dinner and relaxation.
Our safari starts very early, before sunrise, to the Kruger National Park in specially fitted open vehicles. We enter through the Kruger Gate into one of the best wildlife areas of the KNP; here you will spend the day on a safari with your ranger and we will visit various water holes, look out points & rivers.
We have our breakfast, which was pre-packed by the lodge, at a local rest camp and then we will continue our safari looking for the mighty Big 5, not missing out on over 100 mammal & 500 bird species – your ranger will ensure the very best experience. Your guide will stop at a local rest camp for lunch where there is a great menu, then we continue with our safari.
We return to the lodge late afternoon (around 4 pm) after a great day on safari. You can then relax and even jump into the swimming pool before we have dinner at the lodge.
This morning will be spent at leisure on the deck overlooking the River on having a lie in. After breakfast, you will be transferred to KMIA for your scheduled flight Cape Town.
On Arrival in Cape Town airport you will be picked up by a driver and dropped at your hotel for the evening at your leisure. You can visit V&A Wharf Waterfront restaurants and shopping mall for nice dinner and entertainment in the Cape Town harbor.
First in the morning you will visit Table mountain, then you have an unforgettable trip along the coast of the Cape Peninsula, washed by Atlantic Ocean. You will be able to visit the most southwest point of the African continent, mystically called the Cape of Good Hope, where two currents meet, see African Penguins, Have wine and chocolate paring at the very old wine farm of the Cape.
Your tour around the cape will show you different suburbs of Southern Peninsula -nothing less than short of breathtaking.
Our second part of the day will be dedicated for discovery of good wines and wine tastings.
Very early morning departure to Gaansbaai for shark cage diving experience. Scenic drive in comfort via N2 (National road #2) and go over the Sir Lowry Pass at the Overberg area where mountains covered by fynbos (local bush vegetation) and tall pine trees forests and little rivers along your tranquil route. We will make a stop at the Hermanus town famous for whale watching from June to December of every year. Just a leg stretch 5 min stop.
Light Breakfast upon your arrival,
Safety briefing on the boat. Heading of to the sea
Boat will drop its anchor at the open ocean to see and admire Great White and other species of the sharks in the cage and from the boat deck. You will be given time to change into wet suits and start your underwater shark cage diving adventure! Your boat skipper will advise when it is the best time to go into the cage and then under the water to see the shark. Shark can be seen from the deck of the boat as well and often it is a much better view then under the water but if you want that shimmering adrenaline rush mixed with cold-eish ocean water feel, waves rocking boat and the shark trying to snuggle with the cage you in – that is your call to get in there.
Wet, cold but happy you will head back to the shore. We hope this trip met your expectations in full. On the way back (depending on the season and tide) you might stop at the largest Cape Fur Seal Colony in Africa.
After the boat trip you will be given hot soup and video of our trip to watch.
We heading off to Cape Agulhas – most Southern Point of Africa (45 min drive)
Enjoying Cape Agulhas, visiting old lighthouse and having late lunch at the restaurant right on the beach here.
Driving back to Hermanus (1.15 min) Relax at leisure in the evening.
Night over at the Hotel in Hermanus
In the morning after your breakfast you will be taken to the harbor for the boat based Whales watching 2 hours journey. 1.5 -2 hours of the boat trip to see Southern Right Whales (only available in whale season July-November)
After the boat trip we will stop at the beautiful art wine farm visit at Hemel en Aarde valley for little cuppa of vino and tapas food.
Our trip back to Cape Town will take via False bay shore – one of the most scenic routes of surroundings near the Cape. We will Visit Stony Point African Penguins colony which is 5000 birds large and more spreaded on the shore and beautiful to visit.
1.5 hours drive back to Cape Town Cape Ton International airport in comfort.
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