South Africa Explorer

This 15 day South Africa Explorer tour celebrates the beauty of this country, from its wildlife conservation parks to African penguins at Boulders Beach.

15 Days
Cape Town to Johannesburg
From (AUD)
$ 6,795
Dates & Pricing

2019 Cape Town > Johannesburg

Tour Map
Tour Code:
15 days
Departure City:
Cape Town
Return City:

15 Day Itinerary

  1. Day 1 - Cape Town

    Welcome to South Africa and to the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town. On arrival, you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a welcome briefing from your Tour Director.

    Three Night Stay: Cape Town

  2. Day 2 - Cape Town

    Today, explore the beautiful Cape Peninsula. Enjoy the spectacular views from the summit of Cape Point, then visit Boulders Beach, home to the protected land based colony of African penguins. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant in Simons Town.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch

  3. Day 3 - Cape Town

    Enjoy a city tour including a cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain (weather permitting). The rest of the day is at leisure.
    Discover More: Township tour, Cape Winelands tour or Robben Island (additional cost).

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  4. Day 4 - Cape Town – Knysna

    Travel through the mountains of the Western Cape then along the beautiful Garden Route to Knysna. This afternoon enjoy a sunset cruise.
    Overnight Stay: Knysna

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  5. Day 5 - Knysna – Addo Elephant National Park

    Continue along the Garden Route through Plettenberg Bay and the beautiful Tsitsikamma Rainforest before arriving at Addo Elephant National Park, the third largest national park in South Africa.
    Two Night Stay: Addo Elephant National Park

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  6. Day 6 - Addo Elephant National Park

    An early start for your morning game drive in open safari four wheel drive vehicles. Look out for close up photo opportunities of the ‘Big Five’ elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard. In the early afternoon, enjoy a traditional African high tea before your afternoon game drive. Return to the lodge where dinner is included.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  7. Day 7 - Port Elizabeth – Durban

    Leaving Addo, drive to Port Elizabeth for your flight to Durban (flight not included, book flight after 1:00pm).
    Overnight Stay: Durban

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  8. Day 8 - Drakensberg – Cathedral Peak

    Travel north into the magnificent World Heritage listed Drakensberg Ranges through stunning mountain scenery before arriving at your hotel, perched on the slopes of the 3004 metre Cathedral Peak.
    Two Night Stay: Cathedral Peak 

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  9. Day 9 - Drakensberg

    Today is at leisure for you to enjoy the magnificent surroundings of the Drakensberg Ranges.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  10. Day 10 - Drakensberg – Swaziland

    Travel north through Natal, into the independent kingdom of Swaziland, where your hotel is located in a picturesque valley en route to Kruger National Park.
    Overnight Stay: Swaziland

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  11. Day 11 - Swaziland – Kruger National Park

    Continue to the world famous Kruger National Park, home to many hundreds of species, cats, antelope, as well as the ‘Big Five’. Drive by coach through the park to your hotel where you enjoy an outdoor ‘boma’ highlight dinner (weather permitting) to taste some of the delights of Africa.
    Three Night Stay: Kruger National Park

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  12. Day 12 - Kruger National Park

    Start early this morning for your game drive in customised open safari vehicles. A light bush lunch is included before your afternoon game drive commences.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

  13. Day 13 - Kruger National Park

    You’re Invited: Visit Elephant Whispers, a project dedicated to securing the future of the African elephant. Experienced elephant handlers share their in-depth knowledge and you get a chance to get up close to these amazing animals.

    Travel along the ‘Panorama Route’ and view the stunning Blyde River Canyon, the third largest canyon in the world.

    Meals Included: Breakfast, Dinner

  14. Day 14 - Johannesburg

    This morning travel to South Africa’s largest city Johannesburg.
    Overnight Stay: Johannesburg

    Meals Included: Breakfast

  15. Day 15 - Johannesburg

    After breakfast you will be transferred to Johannesburg airport for your flight home.

    Meals Included: Breakfast

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