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The Explore South Africa Tour
12 Days Jhb to Cape Town



       
The Explore South Africa Tour starting in Johannesburg and ending in Cape Town takes a memorable 12 days and 11 nights. You drive through the scenic regions of Mpumalanga, spend 2 days  game viewing in the Kruger Park, then drive through Swaziland and on into Zululand.

From Durban, you'll fly to Port Elizabeth, then drive to Knysna and Oudtshoorn and on via Montague to Cape Town. Lots of sightseeing en route.  
You leave on Monday from Johannesburg and your tour ends on Friday the following week.

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Your Explore South Africa tour includes
11 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, accommodation, porterage, transportation, and sightseeing as specified.

Here's your Tour itinerary

DAY 1 Monday JOHANNESBURG
Depart for Mpumalanga. See Blyde River Canyon and God’s Window. Overnight near Hazyview.

DAY 2 Tuesday MPUMALANGA - KRUGER PARK - MPUMALANGA
Early morning game drive in Kruger National Park with pre-packed breakfast. Search for ‘Big Five’. Enjoy prolific birdlife and numerous other game. Afternoon at leisure at hotel. Late afternoon or night open-vehicle game drive available (optional and for own account).

PRIVATE GAME LODGE OPTION - DAY 3 & 4 MPUMALANGA - SABI SAND CONSERVANCY

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DAY 3 Wednesday   MPUMALANGA

Early morning coffee or tea. Enjoy an open vehicle game drive through Kruger National Park with pre-packed breakfast. Return to hotel for afternoon.
Late afternoon or night open-vehicle game drives available (optional and for own account).

DAY 4 Thursday MPUMALANGA - SWAZILAND
Early breakfast. Travel to Swaziland and visit glass factory. Complimentary (optional) afternoon excursion to Swazi candle factory. Overnight at hotel in Swaziland.

DAY 5 Friday   SWAZILAND - ZULULAND

After breakfast, re-enter South Africa. Enjoy afternoon game drive. Travel to the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi region. Overnight Hluhluwe-Umfolozi region.

DAY 6 Saturday   ZULULAND - DURBAN

After breakfast, you are taken to a traditional Zulu village for (ethnic) lunch and show displaying local culture. Overnight in Durban.

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DAY 7 Sunday   DURBAN

Spend the day at leisure in Durban (unescorted). Opportunity for optional Day Excursion (own account).

DAY 8 Monday   DURBAN - PORT ELIZABETH

Transfer to airport for Port Elizabeth flight. On arrival, transfer to hotel. Remainder of your day is spent at leisure. Overnight in Port Elizabeth.

DAY 9 Tuesday   PORT ELIZABETH - KNYSNA

Depart for the Tsitsikamma Mountains and beautiful indigenous forests. Your afternoon is spent at leisure at your hotel. Overnight in Knysna.

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DAY 10  Wednesday   KNYSNA  

After a leisurely start take a lagoon cruise to Featherbed Nature Reserve, trailer ride to top of Western Head, and walk back through milkwood trees
for lunch (included)  Overnight in Knysna. 

DAY 11  Thursday   KNYSNA - OUDTSHOORN

You travel over the spectacular Outeniqua Pass to Oudtshoorn. Visit a typical ostrich farm. Tour the vast limestone Cango Caves. Overnight in Oudtshoorn.

DAY 12   Friday   OUDTSHOORN - CAPE TOWN

Breakfast. Travel 'Route 62' via the ‘Klein Karoo’ and Montagu to Cape Town, where you arrive late afternoon. Passengers may disembark at Cape Town International Airport by request.

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