On arrival into Johannesburg your will be met and transferred from OR Tambo Airport to your hotel in Sandton
Standard Room – Superior Room Breakfast – 2 nights
Connected to the high-end Sandton City shopping centre, this upscale high-rise hotel is 5 minutes’ walk from the Sandton Convention Centre and 7 minutes’ walk from trains at Sandton Station.
Warm, African-themed rooms feature tea and coffeemaking equipment, iPod docks and satellite TV. Wi-Fi and minibars are free. Suites add lounges, and penthouses offer floor-to-ceiling windows with telescopes.
A ritzy terrace with 3 fire pits offers relaxed dining, and an upscale restaurant includes a show kitchen and a trendy bar. There’s a pool and a spa, plus meeting/event space and a library lounge.
DAY 2Private Apartheid Museum & Soweto Tour – includes relevant entrance fees
This tour provides a great opportunity to take a closer look at South Africa’s turbulent past, by combining a drive through Soweto with a visit to the Apartheid Museum, regarded as the pre-eminent museum in the world dealing with 20th century South Africa, at the heart of which is the story of apartheid. The Museum opened its doors in 2001 and here visitors can embark on a historical voyage of discovery, a personal exploration of the past that examines apartheid right up to the first democratic elections held in 1994. The tour of the museum lasts approximately two hours.
We then continue to Soweto (South western township), a sprawling residential area that has become a “city within a city”. Soweto is home to approximately 2-million people, many of whom work in various parts of the greater Johannesburg metropolitan area. Your guide will follow a route that takes you past all the major points of interest, including the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, Baragwanath taxi rank, Regina Mundi church, Hector Pieterson Memorial and Nelson Mandela’s former home.
DAY 3 After breakfast check out and meet your driver guide in the lobby for your transfer to Sun City
The Palace of the Lost City
Luxury Twin Room Bed & Breakfast – 2 nights
A legendary destination, designed by dreamers, for luxury-seekers. Since inception in 1992, The Palace of the Lost City has enthralled visitors from all over the globe. Its unique setting in South Africa, on an extinct volcanic site among the Pilanesberg mountains, is matched by the inspired architecture and passionate attention to detail for which The Palace of the Lost City is renowned. Accommodation is fit for royalty, The Palace of the Lost City is synonymous with 5-star luxury. Every detail has been carefully considered to ensconce guests in opulent comfort, from the cool mosaic tiles of the lobby and the subtle fusion of botanic aromas, to the hotel’s regally appointed high teas. Each exquisite suite with its handcrafted furniture repeats the magic of this remarkable place and offers royal hospitality with breathtaking views over water or jungle.
After breakfast check out and meet your driver guide in the lobby for your transfer to Pilanesberg
Ivory Tree Lodge
Standard Room Full Board – 5 nights Includes all meals, teas & snacks, two daily game activities and tourism levy (excludes any beverages)
aha Ivory Tree Game Lodge is situated in the north-eastern region of the Pilanesberg National Park, in an ancient natural amphitheatre divided by riverine woodlands and elephant trails. The central facility includes a pool, bar, conference room, boma, reception, and curio shop. aha Ivory Tree Game Lodge offers 5-star accommodation in the ‘Big 5’ Pilanesberg Game Reserve. All 67 rooms are decorated in earthy tones and offer comfortable outside seating areas.
Enjoy your last game drive before breakfast. Transfer from Pilanesberg to OR Tambo International Airport for your flight to Victoria Falls Zimbabwe
On arrival into Victoria Falls you will be met and transferred to your lodge located in Victoria Falls town
Standard Room Bed & Breakfast – 3 nights
The perfect base for exploring all that Victoria Falls has to offer, Ilala Lodge provides distinguished affordable accommodation in a gracious and secluded ambiance. Ilala Lodge is ideally situated on the Zimbabwean side of the falls and is the closest hotel to the Victoria Falls and town centre. Ilala Lodge comprises of a total of 73 rooms in 2 separate wings – a standard and new deluxe wing. All rooms have a view of the Victoria Falls spray. The standard wing has 32 rooms and 2 standard suites. The deluxe wing has 36 rooms and 3 executive suites. All rooms have en-suite facilities, hair dryer, security box, DSTV, air-conditioner, tea and coffee making facilities, free Wi-Fi, mini-bar, and Espresso coffee machines. Relive the travels of the great African explorer David Livingstone with a cruise down the mighty Zambezi River abroad the luxury boat, the Ra-Ikane. Become entranced by the atmosphere amidst period decor, along with unsurpassed comfort, service and cuisine.
Included during your stay in Victoria Falls
• Tour of the Falls includes entrance fees and return transfers
• Sunset Cruise on Ra-Ikane – includes river usage fees, selective drinks & snacks, return transfers
• Boma Dinner – includes dinner, show and return transfers
Check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Cape Town
On arrival into Cape Town, you will be met and transferred to your hotel
Standard Room Bed & Breakfast – 5 nights
The PortsWood Hotel – a piece of Cape Town’s history. The restaurant and lobby are built around the original well and holding cells for prisoners en route to Robben Island 300 years ago. Today, The PortsWood is famous for its unique approach to service – catering to the international traveller’s every need and anticipating their every desire. Rich in South Africa’s unique culture, The PortsWood is a must for any traveller. The V&A Waterfront offers the visitor an abundance of unforgettable experiences. Indoor shopping and entertainment venues seamlessly merge with ocean vistas and mountain views and the fresh sea breeze and warm African sun adds zest to a cosmopolitan, vibrant atmosphere. More than 80 restaurants bring a fusion of international food, from rustic al fresco fish and chips to starched tablecloth cuisine.
Included during your stay in Cape Town
• Table Mtn. & City Tour
• Cape Point Tour Full day
Check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Johannesburg