CLASSICAL SOUTH AFRICA
Classical South Africa Tour
The Best of the Cape Tour, South Africa
Still spaces on this stunning tour in South Africa this winter, but not for long!
Having worked and travelled extensively in the Cape region of South Africa we have put together what we think is the absolute best of this stunning region in this 2 week tour.
All tours are private, tailor-made itineraries and 100% flexible.
Days 1 - 3Camps Bay
Accommodation: 5*Bed & Breakfast
Your trip starts with a flight to Cape Town, we can use a variety of services included direct flights if available. You will be met on arrival and transferred to your accommodation.
Situated just 10 minutes from the center of Cape Town and overlooking Camps Bay beach, The Bay Hotel combines the personal service and charm of a country retreat with the sophistication and efficiency of a premier international hotel.Cape Town is a city where you can do lots of different things. Indeed, you can go to Table Mountain, who affords panoramic views of Lions Head, Devils Peak and the city of Cape Town. You can go on Robben Island well known for holding political figures during the apartheid. You also can visit Cape point, do a township tours, visit the Castle of Good Hope, visit the penguins at Boulders Beach or just visit The Cape Winelands.
Days 4 - 10Langebaan
Accommodation: 4*Bed & Breakfast
Langebaan is an idyllic little seaside town on the South African West Coast. It is located at the edge of the tranquil Langebaan lagoon, 100 km north of Cape Town. It is a mecca for nature-lovers and water sports enthusiasts. The lagoon is part of a protected area, the West Coast National Park. A world-renowned birding spot with migratory birds from as far as Russia stopping here annually, the Park is also a favorite destination with nature lovers and adventure seekers alike.The jewel of the West Coast towns, Langebaan, will leave you with memories of astartling blue sea, acres of spring flowers and the enticing smell of fish ‘braai’s’ (barbecues). Sunsets on the west-facing coast are legendary and you’ll experience plenty of enchanting moments. Almost year round sunshine, safe waters and reliable winds make Langebaan a paradise for watersports lovers – particularly kitesurfers, windsurfers, kayakers, yachtsmen, waterskiers and fishermen.
Accommodation: 4*Bed & BreakfastStellenbosch is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa, situated about 50 kilometres east of Cape Town, along the banks of the Eerste River. It is the second oldest European settlement in the province, after Cape Town. The town became known as the City of Oaks due to the large number of oak trees that were planted by its founder, Simon van der Stel, to grace the streets and homesteads.You can visit the city, or just relax in your accommodation during this day.
Days 12 - 15Plettenberg Bay
Accommodation: 4*Bed & BreakfastDuring these days, the choice is yours: laze around the pool on balmy sunny days, relax in the sauna, read a book, or take the opportunity to visit the many attractions nearby.Not only are there wonderful walks in and around the area, but you can walk from the lodge through the indigenous forest to Monkeyland Primate Sancutary or The Birds of Eden or The Elephant Sanctuary.Or go and see the wild cats at Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre, and if you like the more slithery things they even have a Snake and Crocodile sanctuary. Not to mention a little further up the road there is the HIGHEST bungy in the world and the Treetops Canopy tours …From a boat-based whale and dolphin trip around the bay with Ocean Blue Adventures, to walks on the Robberg Peninsula. Discover the midden at Nelson’s Cave which traces humankind back over 100 000 years! Or you might like to take a little boat up the Keurbooms River.
Days 16 - 20Safari - Eastern Cape
Accommodation: 5*Bed & BreakfastDiscover all that the Eastern Cape bushveld has to offer during a Day Safari at Big 5 Pumba Private Game Reserve.Big 5 Day Safaris are conducted all year round and can be tailored to suit the needs and wants of your specific group. Expect to see cheetahs, rhinos, elephants, hippos, buffaloes, leopards and a host of other exciting animals, including the rare white lion.
Day 21Return to UK
On your last day in , a private transfer will pick you up to take you to the airport, where an overnight flight will be waiting to fly you back to the UK.
5* THE BAY HOTEL , CAPE TOWNSituated in Camps Bay, the Bay Hotel is the only hotel in Cape Town with uninterrupted views and direct access to the world famous Camps Bay beach. This elegant 5 star hotel features landscaped grounds with 4 outdoor pools and views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range. It offers spacious guest rooms a 10-minute drive fr...
4* THE LANGEBAAN FARMHOUSE, LANGEBAANOverlooking the stunning Langebaan lagoon, The Farmhouse Hotel is an experience to be savoured. Celebrated for their friendly and attentive staff, antique collection and West Coast warmth, The Farmhouse Hotel offers guests an authentic coastal farmstead encounter. This unique and very well run property is the only real high standard hotel style p...
4* RIVER MANOR BOUTIQUE HOTEL, LANGEBAANRiver Manor with its National Monument status has two historical houses set in the picturesque Oak-lined “avenue” across from the Erste River, a two minutes stroll from the village centre with its museum, café’s, restaurants and galleries. The 18 spacious rooms, furnished within the theme of Colonial Charm w...
4* THE HOG HOLLOW , LANGEBAANSet on a hillside, Hog Hollow Country Lodge is situated about 20km east of Plettenberg Bay, overlooking the Matjies River Gorge and Tsitsikamma Mountains beyond. It is an excellent lodge from which to explore the places of interest along this stretch of the Garden Route. ...
5* PUMBA LODGE, SOUTH AFRICA WILDLIFE SAFARIAwake to the sounds of the African bush veld as the sun makes its appearance on the horizon bringing with it the prospect of another perfect day. Eco friendly Pumba, a proud member of the Green Leaf Conservation Initiative, is set in the malaria-free Eastern Cape and provides an intimate African safari experience never to be forgotten. Th...
Itinerary OverviewDays 1 - 3 Camps Bay Days 4 - 10 Langebaan Day 11 Stellenbosch Days 12 - 15 Plettenberg Bay Days 16 - 20 Safari - Eastern Cape Day 21 Return to UK
Minimum 2 passengers (or single supplement will apply) assuming flights from the UK. other European or worldwide departure airports available on request.Guide price per person: £2295 / excl. sports