Highlights of the Tour
Experience Cape Town and safari like never before with stops at Table Mountain, the Castle of Good Hope, Cape Point, Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Then, head to the Gondwana Game Reserve for a memorable safari to witness South Africa’s iconic wildlife. View all Cape Town Travel Packages.
Cape Town, South Africa
Resting at the confluence of the Indian and Atlantic Ocean, sandwiched between the slopes of the iconic Table Mountain and the glistening sapphire waters of Table Bay, the exceptionally scenic city of Cape Town is in a class of its own. Some cities boast rich culture, vibrant nightlife, a cosmopolitan atmosphere and extraordinary architecture, while others boast breathtaking landscapes and extraordinary natural wonders. Cape Town, is lucky enough to be blessed with all of these attractions and so much more. With its bustling harbor, world-class beaches, top-notch vineyards, and its mountainous surroundings brimming with diverse flora and fauna, Cape Town consistently captivates the hearts of all who visit.
Gondwana Game Reserve
Gondwana Game Reserve, located within a four-hour drive from Cape Town International Airport along South Africa’s scenic Garden Route, offers an exceptional luxury safari experience. This 11,000-hectare private, malaria-free game reserve is renowned for its Big 5 safari encounters. Guests can indulge in luxurious accommodation at the safari-style Kwena Suites and Kwena Lodge Villas, all featuring stunning views of the mountainous landscape and roaming wildlife. The reserve offers exhilarating game drives led by expert guides, where visitors can witness lions, elephants, giraffes, Cape buffaloes, and hippos in their natural habitat. Additionally, there are diverse activities such as mountain biking, Africology spa treatments, guided bush walks, and conservation programs. The lodge boasts spacious facilities with elegant dining options, including alfresco dining on a dramatic dining deck overlooking waterholes. The unique design of Kwena Lodge draws inspiration from the ancient Khoi-San people’s way of life, providing a culturally rich experience amidst luxury and nature.
Days 1 – 3
Kensington Palace (or similar)
Cape Town, South Africa
This contemporary private hotel combines cutting-edge design with a tranquil but prime location off trendy Kloof Street, below Table Mountain. Eight bespoke en-suite guest rooms with extra length king size beds (superior rooms) and private outdoor terraces.
Day 4 – 5
Gondwana Game Reserve, Kwena Lodge (or similar)
Garden Route, South Africa
Less than a four-hour drive from Cape Town International Airport, along South Africa’s scenic Garden Route, the award winning Gondwana Game Reserve provides the perfect luxury safari getaway for Cape Town visitors.
You will be picked up at Cape Town International Airport for transfers between Cape Town Airport and your hotel (or vice versa), 2×4 vehicles may be utilized. All luggage, besides hand luggage and photo equipment, is carried on the vehicle or trailer roof racks to ensure maximum comfort in the vehicle. Some game drives may be conducted in open-sided safari vehicles.
The onus is on the client to organize all visas required to visit the countries stated on the itinerary.
Please note that travel and cancellation insurance is mandatory for every guest travelling with JENMAN African Safaris. All insurance is solely the responsibility of our guests. Please ensure you arrange your own insurance with protection for the full duration of your journey to cover personal injury, damage and loss of personal items including but not limited to camera equipment and other electronic items, medical expenses, repatriation expenses and loss of luggage, etc. Please speak to your travel agent if you require assistance.
Tucked between mountains, forest and sea, Grootbos Nature Reserve is an exclusive area that boasts some of South Africa’s richest biodiversity and most dramatic landscapes. And with such a diverse area, Grootbos has a variety of activities and experiences on offer – encounter magnificent Southern Right Whales either from the coast or the ocean itself, stand at Africa’s southernmost tip, or even take a unique tour exploring the secret life of a beehive and taste delicious honey-inspired treats.