Southern Africa Tour
Destination tours are suspended until 2021 due to Covid
|12 Days Tour||Group Size 4-12 persons||Starting from R217,500 / person|
|In-destination transfers||Activities and excursions||All accommodations|
|Staying||Food||March 2020 – Nov 2020|
- Track big game in Botswana and see smaller creatures on a guided bush walk.
- Take in the sights and sounds of the Okavango Delta on a peaceful mokoro trip.
- Admire the natural spectacle of Victoria Falls from a cruise along the Zambezi river and visit nearby villages and markets.
- Search for rhino on foot inside a private South African Kruger game reserve.
- Ride to the top of Table Mountain to the summit to admire the city and explore Cape Town’s history and coastline.
Wildlife on Safari in the Okavango Delta, BotswanaUpon arrival in Johannesburg you will drive across the border into Botswana and catch a light-aircraft flight into the heart of the Okavango Delta. Arriving in the Khwai Concession, you will set out on a scenic drive exploring the beautiful country natural wonders. This lush premier wildlife area will provide an awesome viewing of natural habitat that is situated on the fertile northeast of the Delta. With your first Okavango wildlife encounters under your belt, you will return to camp for a scrumptious dinner and drinks around the campfire. Your mobile tented camp is light on impact and high in comfort. Large individual canvas tents have two twin beds, comfortable mattresses, a connected private open air bathroom and covered veranda. You overnight at the private campsite in the Khwai Concession (or similar). All meals included. Safari Game Drive: 4 hours; Transfer: 2 hours; Flight: 1 hour.
Moremi Safari Game ReserveEnjoy a full day of game viewing around the concession. A morning and afternoon game drives give you the chance to spot big game such as elephant, lion and giraffe, while bush walks with an expert guide allow you to see and learn more about the smaller creatures that can be found here, from reptiles to insects and birds. Night drives provide an opportunity to see and hear nocturnal species such as honey badgers, bush babies and even leopard.
Moremi Wildlife SafariSpend another day on a safari in Vurumba. It’s greatly recommended to take a boat safari or mokoro trip on the water, where you may spot crocodiles, hippo and a variety of birds, including bright little bee-eaters, crakes and pygmy geese. Floating along the water and through the reeds is unbelievably peaceful and your guide will help point out the various wildlife. (At you own account) you may also wish to go on another game drive to tick off any species you've yet to see - wild dog, cheetah and African wildcat are all found here.
Welcome to the Breathtaking Victoria Falls and the Great Zambezi RiverToday you'll be driven back to Vurumba's airstrip, where you'll board a light aircraft for a hour and a half flight to Kasane Airport. On arrival, your private driver will meet you for a two-hour journey to your accommodation which includes crossing the Zambezi River by speedboat, entering Zambia; then another car to take you on to your accommodation in Livingstone before embarking on our first excursion. The interwoven channels of the Zambezi River above the Falls are excellent for birding and spotting elephants. It’s also an amazing place to take in your first African sunset. You return to the lodge for dinner and overnight. Dinner included. Safari Boating: 2 hours.
Today you will visit the mighty Victoria Falls, one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Gazing out over the vast of water, you can hear its roar and feel the spray as it crashes into the crevasse. The falls are part of the Mosi O Tunya National Park, which also offers opportunities for viewing wildlife such as giraffe, zebra and impala on game drives. You may also wish to explore nearby villages to learn about the local culture, or pay a visit to Livingstone museum.
Welcome to Kruger National Park private game reserveA direct flight this morning takes us to a remarkable private wildlife reserve bordering South Africa's treasured Kruger National Park. After unpacking at Kapama Game Reserve we set out on an afternoon game drive today in hopes of seeing rhino and other "Big Five" wildlife. After sipping a delightful sundowner, we return to our well-appointed safari lodge for a delicious dinner. Overnight at Kapama Game Reserve. All meals included. Safari Game Drive: 3–4 hours.
Safari in Kapama Game ReserveUnder the masterful guidance of our safari guide, we get out early, to see if we can locate some of the amazing big five rhinos, elephants, lions, leopards, as well as a myriad of other creatures. As the sun rises, we focus our attention on the vast diversity of plants, insects and small creatures that serve a vital function in the ecosystem. Concluding with a tasty brunch, we have some down time in the afternoon for some siesta before going out on another game drive this evening. We overnight at Kapama Game Reserve. All meals included. Safari Game Drive: 3–4 hours.
Welcome to Magnificent Cape TownWe will leave Kruger heading by road back to Johannesburg. From here, a direct flight takes us to the southern tip of the continent and the marvelous city of Cape Town. Wrapped in an amphitheater of mountains at the confluence of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, Cape Town is beautiful, historic and absolutely fun. Point B boutique guesthouse is your home for the next four nights is quintessential Cape Town in character and close to hip restaurants internationally recognized for their culinary creativity. Spend the rest of the day relaxing or exploring the city. You could take a stroll along the V&A Waterfront, which is lined with trendy shops, cafes and restaurants. Also, while at the Waterfront, you can take in the Zeitz MOCAA museum. To complete your day enjoy a delightful visit to the peaceful Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, where you can see a wide variety of local floras. All Breakfast included. Drive: 5 hours; Flight: 2.5 hours.
Walk on the top of Table Mountain and taste zesty Cape Malay cuisineThe next morning, we set out for stunning views atop Table Mountain. A cable car from the base of the mountain whisks us up past Cape "fynbos" (a unique flora found only on the southern tip of Africa) to the flattop summit. Here we enjoy a leisurely walk, taking in the sweeping views of nearby landmarks. Returning to the base, we head for our next stop, the colorful Malay quarter of Bo Kaap. Once a former township, this area offers a unique view into South Africa’s challenging past while inviting visitors to its flavorful and storied cuisine. Welcomed into a local home, we sample the spicy aromatic flavors of curries and samosas which have cemented Cape Malay cooking as one of the quintessential South African emblems. After a short walk, we return to our relaxing Cape contemporary abode to enjoy the rest of the afternoon and evening at leisure. Breakfast and lunch included. Note: Weather on Table Mountain is notoriously unpredictable and the guides may adjust the itinerary for this reason. Walking: 3–4 hours.
Taste our way through the Cape WinelandsThe Cape Winelands’ majestic mountain scenery, rolling vineyards and historic Cape Dutch architecture make for one of the most beautiful wine regions in the world. Our loop ride begins this morning in the lovely village of Franschhoek, founded by the French Huguenots in 1688 and nestled in a valley between towering mountains in the heart of the Winelands region. Returning to Cape Town, you are on your own for dinner tonight—an opportunity for you to choose from any of the excellent eateries located nearby. Breakfast and lunch included.
Fly to Johannesburg and bid farewell before departing for homeWe have one final morning adventure to the townships before packing up and catching our flight to Johannesburg, where our adventure concludes. Arrive in Johannesburg by mid-afternoon in time to catch evening international departures. Breakfast included.
Accommodations on this trip
Tour Day #1 - Botswana & OV Delta
Suggested : Little Vumbura Camp
Optional : Vumbura Plains
Tour Day #4 - Victoria Falls
Suggested : Tongabezi
Optional : Royal Livingstone Hotel
Tour Day #7 - Kruger Park
Suggested : Kapama Private Game
Optional : Protea Hotel Kruger Gate
Tour Day #9 - Cape Town
Suggested : Point B Guest House.
- All meals included for Safari in Botswana and Okavango Delta
- All meals included for Victoria Falls
- All meals included for Kruger Park
- Breakfast included for Cape Town
- In-destination transfers included
- All excursions as detailed entry fee included
- Optional In-country air travel can be provided upon request
What Other Visitors Experienced
Atlanta, Georgia USA
This was the trip of a lifetime for me and my wife. Point B tourism and hotel services were amazing.
Atlanta, Georgia USA
The team at Point B was amazing and made us feel like family. The food prepared was amazing and we look forward to coming back next year. Thank you all.