South Africa

History, culture, along with an ample measure of rest and relaxation, accompanied by the desired WOW factor South Africa has it all.

Flying into cosmopolitan Cape Town gives you the first introduction to this diverse country. With the backdrop of the magnificent Table Mountain, which can be experienced on foot or by cable car, to the splendour of the V&A waterfront.

  • The history of Robben Island.
  • Feel the African vibes from the music around the V&A and haggle in the markets.
  • Simon’s town to see the penguins and Cape Points where two oceansmeet.
  • Vineyards of the Garden route.
  • Kayak on storms River.
  • Cross the bridge through Kirsten Bosch National Botanical Gardens.
  • Experience afternoon tea at the Mount Nelson Hotel.
  • Visit the Tsitsikamma National Park with its verdant tropical forest, home to a host of exotic wildlife and onto Plettenberg Bay and Knysna.
  • Safari from Port Elizabeth which is Malaria free at one of four main luxury game reserves.

Have the safari of a lifetime with a personal game ranger, providing insightful and valuable information about the animals, fauna and flora.

After this amazing journey it’s time to relax to reflect on your adventure with a good spa treatment, swim in the pool and excellent fine dining.

The wine lands are the perfect place to drink in the atmosphere before returning home.

Visit Stellenbosch Or Franschhoek for fabulous wines/dining and relaxation.

And all of this can be achieved in just two weeks.

Based on 2 adults sharing a room for 14 nights. Flights from Manchester. Prices start from £2700.00 per person. Based on March.

A Taste of Africa

Cape Town - 2 Nights

Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater

Located adjacent to the fabulous V&A Waterfront.

From Cape Town you can visit the Penguins at Simon's Town, Visit the Winelands in Franschhoek/Paarl or Stellenbosch.

COLLECT CAR HIRE DRIVE TO HERMANUS

Hermanus - 2 Nights

One Marine Drive, Hermanus (a relaxing 2 hour drive from Cape Town)

This boutique hotel has five luxurious, spacious, sea facing rooms with private balconies. All the rooms have wonderful sea views of Walker Bay and the surrounding coastline. It’s the perfect base to use for Whale Watching from the beach or for the more adventurous experience....

Whale Watching from the beach.

Shark Cage Diving - Excluding Transfers

Going Great White Shark Diving in South Africa and more specifically a trip on the Slashfin, is a combination of goosebump thrills, education and relaxation on a luxury boat in the company of experienced experts and researchers! They will show you how to distinguish between a male and female shark and how to identify a specific shark by its unique dorsal fin and scars. The 20 - 25 minute boat trip to where the activity is to take place is by itself an exhilarating adventure. Named after a legendary 3,3 m male shark with a very distinctive dorsal fin, the Slashfin is a unique, multi-million rand aluminium boat custom designed for speed, stability, safety and space and can comfortably accommodate 40 passengers and the crew at a time. On any given day, we also usually see at least two or more members of the Marine Big Five - sharks, dolphins, whales, seals and penguins, as well as several bird species.

Option includes: Breakfast or lunch if it is a mid-day trip, wetsuits, towels and snacks on board. Hot soup and bread when you return from sea.

Drive to Oudtshoorn - 2 Nights

Hlangana Lodge, Oudtshoorn – 4 hours drive from Hermanus

Hlangana Lodge is located 1km from the Oudtshoorn town centre and caters for both local and international guests.

Meerkats

Ostrich

OVERNIGHT IN PLETTENBURG BAY – If you are feeling adventurous you could kayak and lilo down a beautiful gorge on Storms River.

Drive to Kariega - 3 Nights

Kariega River Lodge - % hours 30 minutes from Oudtshoorn Luxury Suite on a Fully Inclusive (Selected Beverages) basis for 3 nights In : Friday 16-Aug-2019 Out : Monday 19-Aug-2019

Hlangana Lodge is located 1km from the Oudtshoorn town centre and caters for both local and international guests.

Kariega Game Reserve is a family-owned and operated private game reserve in South Africa stretching across 9,000 hectares of pristine wilderness in the Eastern Cape. The Reserve is situated along the famous Garden Route and is a 10 minute drive from the sleepy coastal village of Kenton-on-Sea and a mere 140 km outside of Port Elizabeth. Incorporating luxury safari lodge accommodation, magnificent Big 5 and other game viewing as well as breath-taking vistas over the hills, valleys and rivers below. Experience close up viewing of the Big 5, as well as multitudes of other South African safari wildlife from the comfort of an open game drive vehicle. Complement your safari experience with a boat cruise down the Kariega River sighting abundant river birdlife, or take a kayak onto the river for a quiet paddle. River Lodge is one-of-a-kind, nestled on the banks of the Bushman’s River, this Lodge is unique in that it connects a Big-5 game reserve to the sea. The optional daily boat cruises ferry guests through the quaint village of Kenton-on-sea to its picturesque and user friendly beaches.

Option includes: Accommodation, all meals, selected beverages and activities.

Cape Town – Camps Bay 2 nights – Relax and take in all you have seen.

Flights

A tour including all of the above will provide you with many lasting memories and can be achieved within a two-week duration.

The itinerary listed above is purely for a suggested itinerary and this can be changed to whatever your requirements are – please ask us if you have any specific requirements.

The departure date will determine the flight and accommodation costs, but Bond Travel will strive to give the best possible cost effective quote for any tour.

We have our own ATOL licence, so any tour booked with us will be fully covered for the duration of the tour.

Our staff are fully conversant with all areas of this wonderful area and it will be our pleasure to present you with the holiday of a lifetime.

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