Safari in South Africa
nights & 15 days discovering south africa's highlights
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Rhino Discovery: This tour is operated by Karibu Safari, a reputable
safari operator with over 20 years of experience in the safari
industry. This tour offers a versatile and interesting itinerary
for the outdoor/ nature and wildlife orientated traveller. We
stay in rest camps, tented camps, chalets, lodges and hotels
in scenic surroundings.
Day at leisure in Johannesburg. We are met by our guide
at the reception of the hotel at +-18h00. Ridgeway Hotel or
similar. (Breakfast only).
DAY 2/3: KRUGER NATIONAL PARK
We travel to this famous wildlife sanctuary, the oldest
in Africa, which has 130 species of mammals, 114 species of
reptiles, 468 species of birds and 300 varieties of trees. During
game drives we observe zebra, giraffe, buffalo, lion, elephant
etc. Rest camps/ guesthouse or similar. (Breakfast and dinner).
4/5: MKUZI GAME RESERVE - ZULULAND
From special hides we have the opportunity to see a wealth
of game such as black and white rhino, giraffe, nyala, kudu,
wildebeest, suni etc. The Nsumo Pan has numerous waterbirds.
Rest camp or similar. (Breakfast and dinner).
DAY 6: GOLDEN GATE NATIONAL PARK - DRAKENSBERG
Massive golden sandstone cliffs tower over a grassy plateau
forming an impressive sight when entering this park nestled
among the Drakensberg Mountains. Rest camp/ chalets. (Breakfast
DAY 7: LESOTHO
We cross the border into the Kingdom of Lesotho driving
through picturesque mountain scenery and experiencing the unique
tribal life of the area. Malealea Lodge or similar. (Breakfast
DAY 8: MOUNTAIN ZEBRA NATIONAL PARK
With its rocky outcrops and mountainous heights, this 6.536ha
park is home to about 200 unique orange muzzled Cape Mountain
Zebra, along with a variety of antelope such as eland, blessbok,
springbok etc. The largest predator here is the elusive caracal.
Chalet/ rest camp. (Breakfast and dinner).
DAY 9/10: OUDTSHOORN - KNYSNA - THE GARDEN ROUTE
Travelling through quaint villages along the garden route
we visit an Ostrich Farm with an authentic "Feather Palace"
(Homestead built during the boom days before 1914) and explore
the Cango Caves, which are amongst the most spectacular caves
in the world consisting of a fantastic collection of stalactites
and stalagmites. Fairy Knowe Hotel *** or similar. (Breakfast
DAY 11/12: WINE ROUTE - STELLENBOSCH OR PAARL
Our day includes tasting wines at a wine estate and visiting
the historic town of Stellenbosch and the beautiful Franschhoek
Valley. Devon Valley Hotel *** or similar. (Breakfast and dinner).
DAY 13/14: CAPE TOWN
The mother city lies in a most spectacular setting between
Table Mountain and Table Bay. We take a cable car up Table Mountain,
one of the most well known landmarks in the world (weather permitting).
A leisurely drive to the Cape of Good Hope takes us through
the scenic Hout Bay and Chapman’s Peak. Cape Manor Hotel ***
or similar. (Breakfast).
DAY 15: CAPE TOWN
Transfer to the airport after a memorable tour of South
Africa. (Breakfast only).
The itinerary will depend on local conditions. Some departures
operate in reverse.
Group Size: 6-16 Participants.
Vehicle: Toyota/ Mercedes Safari Wagon.
Transfers: Transfers in Johannesburg and Cape Town (+-
€34 p/p) may be pre-booked.
The Safari Co. offers special rates (from 5% - 10% off
the published price) for The Rhino Discovery. Please
contact us for a detailed quote and set departure dates.
14 nights accommodation in chalets, lodges or hotels. Breakfasts
and dinners (except in jnb & cpt). entry to Cango Caves,
ostrich farm, 1 wine tasting (no lunch), Huguenot Museum, Table
Mountain ascent (weather permitting).
Flights, airport taxes, visa costs, lunches and drinks.
Dinners in Johannesburg and Cape Town, optional excursions,
gratuities and personal expenses, comprehensive travel insurance.
- Game viewing
- Sight seeing
South Africa offers great weather all year round. Every
season brings different attractions and highlights.
Extend your stay: to Victoria Falls
One of the natural wonders of the world, the Victoria
Falls is just a short flight away with amazing lodges to choose
The Royal Livingstone
The Victoria Falls Safari Lodge
The River Club
Cost of extension:
Depending on the choice of accommodation. Please contact
us for more information.
Map of The Rhino Safari route:
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and conditions for more information on how to book,
travel insurance, cancellation fees, baggage and other important
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