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South Africa Travel Tour Highlights
This grand journey allows visitors to focus on what makes South Africa a repeat favorite destination for even the most discerning travelers. Highlights include Cape Town’s natural beauty and chic downtown, the wineland’s stunning Cape Dutch estates and culinary gems, the sea coast of Hermanus, and safari exploration in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve and Mpumalanga. Begin your journey in Johannesburg with an overnight stay at the Saxon Boutique Hotel. The next morning you will be transferred to the Rovos Rail for a deluxe expedition by train to Cape Town. When you arrive, explore the beautiful Cape Peninsula and the bustling city, with its hip boutiques, cafes, markets and restaurants. You will also get a chance to see the historic side of Cape Town during a tour of Robben Island where Nelson Mandela spent 27 years of his life. From Cape Town continue to La Residence, the wineland’s answer to culinary bliss. Set in the town of Franschhoek, this property features views of lavender fields and dramatic mountainsides. Next stop: Hermanus, for the best land based whale watching in the world. The Marine Hotel is perched on a cliff overlooking the sea, so be sure to carve out time to watch the marine life right off shore! Continue to Plettenberg Bay, known for its perpetually pleasant weather and coastal scenery. The next day fly to the Singita Boulders in Sabi Sands for two days of wildlife adventure followed by a visit to Camp Jabulani, known for its friendly resident elephants! Finally, conclude your South African adventure with two nights at Royal Malewane for some of the best game viewing in all of Africa.