Majestic South Africa
10 days from $3,999* per person
* Prices are in US dollars, Based on double occupancy, incl. taxes & fuel surcharges, restrictions apply
The Highlights of Majestic South Africa
Discover beautiful Cape Town, with her iconic Table Mountain, sweeping ocean views and buzzing food and wine scene. Enjoy 5-star luxury at The Table Hotel on the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the best address in Cape Town. Then fly off to Shamwari Private Game Reserve and your premier lodge, situated high above the cliffs, for thrilling wildlife encounters in a malaria free paradise. Your visit to Shamwari will directly help rhino conservation. African Travel, Inc., will be donating $50 per couple towards the building of a rhino boma at Shamwari Game Reserve. The rhino boma will be a safe haven to rehabilitate injured or orphaned rhino, until they are strong enough to be released back into the wild.
*All prices are in US Dollars per person based on double occupancy accommodations unless otherwise stated. Fuel surcharges, government taxes, departure taxes and September 11th Security Fees are included. Package is subject to availability, may change without notice, blackouts, peak period surcharges, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply. A 50% non-refundable deposit is due at the time of booking to confirm program. Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure. Once final payment is received, the program is non-refundable. To protect your investment, trip cancellation insurance is available at an additional cost. For additional Terms & Conditions please contact one of our safari specialists. CST # 207144-20.
Explore the wildlife rich Shamwari Game Reserve, home to the coveted Big Five and one of the largest private conservation initiatives in Southern Africa.
Discover Cape Town's diverse culture, urban sophistication and stunning scenery.
Experience dinner at Camissa Brassiere, named after the ancient Khoi name for Cape Town. Camissa links the city's past and its cultural heritage in a feast of flavors.
Enjoy uninterrupted views from your lodge high up in the cliffs and savor the sights and sounds of the bush.
1. The Table Bay
South Africa, Cape Town
The Table Bay Hotel is set on the historic Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, against the stunning backdrop of the working harbor, Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean. The air conditioned rooms feature en-suite bathrooms with separate shower and bath. Amenities include walk in closets, hairdryers, 24-hour in room dining, mini-bar, tea & coffee making facilities, safe, satellite TV, telephone, Wi-Fi, and universal adaptor sockets. The hotel features a selection of dining options with three restaurants and two bars. The Camissa Brasserie restaurant, named after the Khoisan word for Cape Town, offers diners a sensory experience while overlooking the harbor. The Lounge offers a relaxed setting where you can enjoy breakfast, light meals and the Table Bay High Tea seven days a week. The Atlantic serves a breakfast buffet daily, while the Union Bar is the perfect spot to unwind and savor creative cocktails. During your stay, start your morning with a good work out at the gym, lounge around the heated outdoor swimming pool or, pamper yourself at the spa.
2. Eagles Crag Lodge
Shamwari Game Reserve
Eagles Crag Lodge is located in the Shamwari Game Reserve. Tucked away and surrounded by imposing mountain cliffs, the lodge offers ultimate luxury, privacy and breathtaking scenery. Exclusive well-secluded suites fashioned in African thatch, glass and stone boast expansive views of the surrounding rock faces, where eagles soar. Each suite features air-conditioning, ensuite bathroom, in and outdoor shower facilities, hairdryer, electronic safe, private minibar, ceiling fan, tea and coffee making facilities and a private deck with plunge pool. The lodge has a library, a bar/cigar lounge complete with fireplace and big screen TV. There is also a business center with Wi-Fi access, a gift boutique, an upstairs lounge with a fireplace that opens onto a terrace, and a Relaxation Retreat with two therapy rooms, hydro bath, steam room and sauna.
To fill your time between game drives, you may wish to visit the Born Free Big Cat Sanctuary, the Animal Rehabilitation Center or the Rhino Awareness Centre. A unique Kids on Safari program, bush walks and, star gazing ensure an authentic African adventure.
Day 1. USA / Johannesburg, South Africa
Depart New York on your South African Airways flight to Johannesburg. Sit back, relax, and prepare for an exhilarating adventure.
Day 2. Johannesburg/Cape Town, South Africa
On arrival in Johannesburg, take a short domestic flight to Cape Town. You will be met by an African Travel Inc. representative at Cape Town Airport and transferred to your 5-star hotel.
The Table Bay
Day 3. Cape Town
Few cities in the world offer as many potential activities as Cape Town. We've included a few special enhancements to your Cape Town experience. It won't be long before you discover why Cape Town is frequently listed as a top destination by travel magazines and adventure travel bloggers. (BD)
Hidden Gem: – Enjoy dinner at Camissa Brassiere, named after the ancient Khoi name for Cape Town. Camissa links the city's past and its cultural heritage in a feast of flavors.
The Table Bay
Day 4. Cape Town
The day is yours to fill with fun adventures and sights. Take a cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain or drink in the picturesque scenery on a Cape Peninsula tour as you drive along the exquisite stretch of coastline. Relish the breathtaking views along legendary Chapman's Peak and take a ride on the Flying Dutchman funicular to the old lighthouse. On your way back towards Cape Town, visit the endearing African penguin colony at Boulders Beach. (B)
The Table Bay
Day 5. Cape Town
Spend your last day in Cape Town with some last minute shopping or visit one of the many places of interest. Take a walk down Kloof and Long streets and explore the buzzing bistros, boutiques, cafes and restaurants in the area. For wine connoisseurs, an excursion into the nearby wine country is a "must do". Stroll through the oak lined streets of Stellenbosch or the quaint village of Franschhoek, sample wines with chocolates, olives and cheeses or indulge in one of the many award winning gourmet restaurants. (B)
The Table Bay
Day 6. Cape Town / Port Elizabeth / Shamwari Game Reserve
After a delicious breakfast, bid adieu to Cape Town and transfer to the airport for the flight to Port Elizabeth. Upon arrival, you will be transferred by road to your reserved lodge in the Shamwari Game Reserve for a three night safari. (BLD)
Eagles Crag Lodge
Day 7. Shamwari Game Reserve
Dedicated to nature conservation, Shamwari Game Reserve has been primed accordingly. The vast ever-changing vegetation and mild weather conditions provide the perfect home and hunting ground for multitudes of different species. Twice-daily game drives throughout the reserve, accompanied by expert guides and trackers, provide plenty of opportunities to witness wildlife. Ask your guide about what you can do to help support sustainable tourism efforts. (BLD)
Eagles Crag Lodge
Day 8. Shamwari Game Reserve
Here the graceful leopard, the powerful rhino, elephant and hippo share the domain with kudu, gemsbok, wildebeest, zebra, hyena and a large variety of smaller game, as well as a paradise of bird, reptile and plant life. Your game ranger will share his expert knowledge of the area and ensure that your experience is both rewarding and informative. Guided nature walks offer another perspective of the fauna and flora around you. (BLD)
Eagles Crag Lodge
Day 9. Shamwari Game Reserve / Port Elizabeth / Johannesburg / New York
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before continuing to Johannesburg. Once you have landed in Johannesburg, connect to your ongoing South African Airways flight and head back to the US. (B)
Day 10. New York, USA
Arrive home with a lifetime of memories!
Land Arrangements (Price per person)
**Surcharges Apply .
Air Arrangements (Internal Airfare)
Internal & International Airfare Included