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Addo Elephant National Park South-Africa

Discover South Africa

Addo Elephant National Park South-Africa

Discover South Africa

Addo Elephant National Park South-Africa

Discover South Africa
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Discover South Africa

This tour takes you from Johannesburg to Cape Town in 20 days. PDFGrab the Tour Dossier PDF .

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Current Price

ZAR 23950  Currency Converter + ZAR 2610 Local Payment ZAR 3190 Single Supplement (if needed)

Duration

20 days

Type

Accommodated Tours,

Accommodation

Lodge, hostel, chalet or permanent tents

Tour Summary

Discover southern Africa between Johannesburg and Cape Town including Kruger National Park and Durban as well as the kingdoms of Lesotho and Swaziland. Explore the famous Garden Route and sip on wine in the Stellenbosch Winelands before ending your journey in Cape Town!

 

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Tour Code

JCT(A)20-13

A day-by-day breakdown of what to expect and where you'll be staying.


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Day 1, Johannesburg to Kruger National Park

Leaving Johannesburg we leave directly towards the Greater Kruger National Park area, travelling through the lust Mpumalanga.

Day 2 to 3, Kruger National Park

Todaty we will travel along the Panorama Route, stopping for breath taking views at Blyde River Canyon, God's Window and Bourke's Luck Potholes. 

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Day 4, Kruger National Park

The day will be spend exploring the Kruger National Park and spotting wildlife. 

Day 5 to 6, Kruger National Park to Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary

Today we leave the Kruger National Park and cross the border into Swaziland where we will spend the next two nights. Experience the wonderful Swazi culture at one of the many markets or explore the Mlilwane Nature reserve on foot.

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Day 7, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary to St. Lucia Wetlands

Leaving Swaziland we re-enter South Africa and make our way down to the warm Indian Ocean coast. Our afternoon is spent exploring the Greater St Lucia Wetland park - which is also a UNESCO world heritage site. Weather depending we could spend some time on a boat cruise on the lagoon. The evening is spent enjoying a Zulu Culture experience.

Day 8, St. Lucia Wetlands to Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve

This morning we drive to the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve for an adventurous game drive in open 4x4 vehicles. In the evening we will enjoy a sunset cruise.

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Day 9, Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve to Durban

We make our way to the coastal city of Durban which is also known as a surfer's paradise! 

Day 10, Durban to Drakensberg

From Durban we head inland to the majestic Drakensberg Mountain Range. the Drakensberg has always been favourite among hikers and nature lovers with various viewpoints and hiking trails. En route to Lesotho we pay a visit to the remarkable Mandela capture site as well as a visit to thundering Howick Falls.

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Day 11, Drakensberg

A free day in this magnificent mountain region allows time to relax, take a day trip to Lesotho, mountain bike, Heritage site hike, rock climb or horse ride.

Day 12, Drakensberg to Malealea via (Golden Gate Highlands National Park)

It's a visually impressive drive up to the Lesotho Border. Lesoto is one of the highest countries in the world, with the entire country over being 1000m above sea level.

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Day 13, Malealea

We spend the day in this landlocked country exploring the lifestyle of the Basotho and their ponies. We might go on a short pony trek in the mountains or a guided walk with one of the Basotho men telling us all about their culture and way of life.

Day 14, Malealea to

Leaving Lesotho behind us we head for the coast of South Africa. Take time to relax, try a gentle hike in the surrounding area or try out some optional activities.

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Day 15 to 17, to Addo Elephant National Park

We then travel inland again to Addo Elephant National Park - home to one of the densest concentrations of African elephants on the continent and a park which boasts the 'Big 7'!

Day 18, Addo Elephant National Park

This morning we will spend time driving through the Addo Elephant National Park in our truck in search of the elephants and animals which reside in the park.

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Day 19, Addo Elephant National Park to Tsitsikamma National Park

Before we leave Lesotho, first we are going to enjoy another game drive. After that we make our way down the Indian Ocean coast to the indigenous forests of Tsitsikamma. This famous area along the Garden route rewards visitors with spectacular scenery and bird watching.

Day 20, Tsitsikamma National Park

Our day is at leisure to explore all the optional activities on offer in this adventure village. From Tree top Canopy tours, Blackwater Tubing and Forest tours to the World's highest Bungee jump!   

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Day 21, Tsitsikamma National Park to Plettenberg Bay via (Plettenberg Bay)

After breakfast we drive tinto Plettenberg. The afternoon will be spendt enjoying optional activities. 

Day 22, Plettenberg Bay to Oudtshoorn

We take the scenic Outeniqua Pass into the Karoo and head to Oudtshoorn, famous for it's many Ostrich farms. In Oudtshoorn we will also visit the world-famous Cango Caves.

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Day 23, to Stellenbosch

Leaving the ostrich capital behind us we drive a beautiful scenic route to Stellenbosch - one of the oldest and best preserved settlements in South Africa. Known today as the heart of the Cape Winelands, you might want to try out some of the delicious local wines and cheeses.

Day 24, Stellenbosch to Cape Town

Today we arrive in the 'Mother City' of Cape Town. So much to see and do with stunning scenery and numerous landmarks to keep you busy. Start with a trip up Table Mountain for awesome views of this beautiful city.

Meals included in your tour cost

19 Breakfasts, 19 Lunches, 16 Dinners


Highlights included in your tour cost

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Cango Caves

Used in the Stone Age South Africa's oldest tourist attraction Guided tours


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Cape Winelands Wine Tour

Stunning mountains and rolling vineyards Some of the worlds best wine farms Gorgeous Cape Dutch architecture Wine and cheese feast


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Kruger National Park Game Drive

View the Big 5 in their own environment World Famous Kruger National Park


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St Lucia Boat Cruise

World Heritage Site Hippo, Crocodile and numerous bird species Huge system of estuaries Bird lovers paradise


There are 11 optional activities available on this trip.

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ROUTE INFO AND LOGISTICS

This tour goes through: Kruger National Park, Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, Durban, Drakensberg, Malealea & 7 other destination(s) in Africa.

TOUR DETAIL

Crew: 2 crew (including cook)
Vehicle: Overland Truck
Other: Sleeping mat included

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