SOUTH AFRICA
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12
Days
8
Nights

Excite your inner adventurer in South Africa! Set out from Johannesburg for safari in Kruger National Park, one of Africa's leading game sanctuary that covers more than 7,700 square miles of land between the Crocodile River in the south and the Limpopo in the north. It also boasts the greatest species diversity in Africa--more than 140 resident mammal species, including the iconic Big Five (lion, elephant, leopard, buffalo and rhino). A 4x4 vehicle gives you nearly unlimited photo opportunity to snap pictures of zebra, wildebeest, giraffe, hippo, crocodile, wild dog and vast antelope herds. Then explore scenic Cape Town. This once colonial settlement is one of the world's most picturesque tourist destinations and most beautiful cities. Snug between hilly mountains and pristine white beaches, Cape Town is often called the cosmopolitan hub of Africa.
DAYS 1 & 2 DEPART USA
Depart Los Angeles on a flight bound for South Africa.

DAY 3 JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
Transfer from the Johannesburg Airport to your hotel. After check in, spend the balance of the day at leisure. Welcome to Johannesburg, the biggest city in South Africa and also the financial hub of the country. Johannesburg is a relative young city, just over 100 years old. The city is proud to be the biggest man made forest in the world and consists of over ten million trees, making it a beautiful green city in summer. The majority of South Africa’s gold mines can be found near Johannesburg and gave rise to the city just over 100 years ago. Johannesburg is also known as one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Africa with a mixing pot of different cultures from South Africa, Africa and the world.

DAY 4 JOHANNESBURG - KRUGER NATIONAL PARK 
Transfer from your hotel to the Johannesburg Airport for your flight to Hoedspruit Airport. Upon arrival, transfer to your lodge in Kruger National Park. In the afternoon, set out for your first game drive in an open 4x4 safari vehicle. This premier game sanctuary covers more than 7,700 square miles of land between the Crocodile River and the Limpopo and boasts the greatest species diversity in Africa. Send your camera into overdrive photographing more than 140 resident mammal species, including the big five “lions, elephants, leopards, buffaloes, and rhinos”. Return to the lodge for dinner in the evening. (B,L,D)

DAYS 5 & 6 KRUGER NATIONAL PARK/SAFARI GAME DRIVES
Enjoy one of Africa’s leading attractions, the Kruger National Park. In addition to the “big five” you’re likely to see zebra, wildebeest, giraffe, hippo, crocodile, wild dog and vast antelope herds. The varied terrain is also home to more than 300 species of trees, including baobabs, marulas and mopanes, countless insects and fascinating plants and grasses. Begin these two days with early morning game drives into the wild, followed by breakfast at the lodge. Spend the balance of the mornings to mid-afternoons at leisure. In the late afternoon, hop on board your dedicated 4x4 safari vehicle again for another drive to see magnificent wild animals in their natural habitats before returning to the lodge for dinner. (B,L,D)

DAY 7 KRUGER NATIONAL PARK - CAPE TOWN
Enjoy your final, exciting early morning game drive through Kruger National Park. After breakfast, transfer to Hoedspruit Airport for your flight to Cape Town. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and spend the balance of the evening at leisure to relax and explore this cosmopolitan city on your own. Welcome to one of the world's most picturesque destinations and most beautiful cities in the world. Cape Town is situated amidst majestic mountains and is surrounded by pristine white beaches. Often called the 'cosmopolitan hub of Africa', it is home to a rich cultural and historical heritage, vibrant restaurants and nightlife and a multitude of activities (B)

DAY 8 CAPE TOWN/CITY TOUR WITH SCENIC CABLE CAR RIDE
Begin an informative tour of Cape Town. Weather permitting, take a cable car to the top of Table Mountain, a soaring flat toppedmountain, to observe and learn about exotic flora and fauna and take in one of the best views in all of Africa. Tour the Malay Quarter, Company Gardens, the Edwardian-styled Town Hall, Castle of Good Hope, Table Bay at the base of Table Mountain, and Cape Town’s Diamond Works, a fine jewelry manufacturer. Spend the balance of the day at leisure to rest or explore Cape Town on your own. (B)

DAY 9 CAPE TOWN/CAPE PENINSULA
TOUR During your second day in Cape Town, travel via the 12 Apostles and Hout Bay to Chapman’s Peak for one of the region’s most dramatic panoramic views over the city. This full day Cape Peninsula tour will visit Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, and the African penguin colony at Boulders Beach. (B)

DAY 10 CAPE TOWN AT LEISURE
Spend this full day at leisure to relax, explore Cape Town on your own, or participate in an optional tour to Robben Island. Take a ferry to ride across Table Bay to Robben Island. The island was once a prison, where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison. Today, it’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site where former political prisoners give tours. See Mandela’s cell in the prison — it’s roughly seven square feet and hear what life was like for him and the other prisoners there, including how he was made to dig in a quarry when officials found out he was acting as a leader during a prisoner rebellion. (B)

DAY 11 CAPE TOWN TO USA
Depending on flight times there will be some leisure time to relax or explore Cape Town on your own. Transfer from your hotel to the Cape Town International Airport for your departure flight. (B)

DAY 12 ARRIVE TO USA
Arrive back to Los Angeles International airport and the USA.
  • ROUND TRIP INTERNATIONAL AIR TRANSPORTATION – Air transportation from Los Angeles and inner South African flights
  • FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATIONS - Hotel accommodations for 8 nights
  • SUPERB CUISINE - 14 included meals consisting of 8 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 3 dinners, including special Boma feast
  • COMPREHENSIVE ROUTE - Visiting Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, & Cape Town
  • SIGHTSEEING TOUR PROGRAM - Sightseeing, including local guide and all entrance fees as per the day to day
  • PROFESSIONAL TOUR DIRECTOR - Assistance of a professional Tour Director upon arrival in Johannesburg
  • FIRST CLASS MOTORCOACHES - Touring by private airconditioned motorcoach
  • SAFARI VEHICLES – 4x4 safari vehicle with an English speaking driver-guide for all game drives
  • BAGGAGE HANDLING AND TRANSFERS - Baggage handling for one piece of checked luggage outside of the airport
  • TAXES AND FEES – All park fees and government taxes
  • WATER – One bottle of mineral water per person per day during game drives

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