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Why South Africa

South Africa has it all! Whether you’re seeking a Big Five safari experience, cosmopolitan cities, a rainbow nation of richly diverse cultures or spectacular scenery. South Africa is like a world in one country — the ideal destination for those looking for variety in their journey to Africa.

Convenient access and a great value make it the perfect destination for those looking for a quick getaway too. With an abundance of activities and full range of lodging styles from five-star and boutique hotels to luxury tented camps, South Africa is an excellent choice for escorted touring, private guided and family travel.

Quick Info

Accommodations: South Africa has a wide range of high quality hotels and lodges, from moderate to premium price points.

Gameviewing: Open safari vehicles, game walks, and specialty safaris such as horseback riding.

Getting Around: Good roads – mini-coach, chauffeured car or self-drive. Extensive scheduled air and charter options.

Other Attractions: There is an abundance of soft adventure activities such as hiking, biking, fishing and shark diving. Allow time for shopping, fine dining, wine tasting, spa treatments, cultural excursions and city sightseeing.

Weather

HI/LoF Rainfall
JAN 82/74 .06"
FEB 84/60 .07"
MAR 80/57 .09"
APR 77/53 1.7"
JUN 67/45 3.8"
JUL 65/43 3.4"
AUG 67/46 3.2"
SEP 69/47 1.7"
OCT 74/51 .01"
NOV 76/55 0"
DEC 80/59 0.7"

South Africa Tours

Add-on $90

The Amy Foundation Tour

1 day from $90 per person

South Africa

Active

Culture

Visit the Amy Foundation where children in the after-school program will teach you how to gumboot dance and more!

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Add-on $1,550

Five Star Rail Journeys on The Blue Train

2 days from $1,550 per person

South Africa

Food and Wine

Nature

Romance

Experience five star luxury first hand on a 24 hour journey between Pretoria and Cape Town. Fit for presidents and royalty, experience the finest bed linens, marble tiles, and sumptuous meals complemented with the best South African wines making this rail journey one not to miss.

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Add-on $1,695

Five Star Rail Journeys on Rovos Rail

3 days from $1,695 per person

South Africa

Food and Wine

Romance

Sightseeing

Recapture the romance of a bygone era as you step aboard your elegant wood-paneled coach and journey in five-star luxury through the heart of Africa. Choose from a variety of suites and itineraries – from the three-day Cape Town to Pretoria to the fourteen-day Cape Town to Dar es Salaam.

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Add-on $3,895

In The Footsteps of Mandela

9 days from $3,895 per person

South Africa

Culture

Safari

Sightseeing

Embark on a provocative journey of inspiration through the vibrant and culturally diverse "Rainbow Nation." The fascinating history of Nelson Mandela’s South Africa is brought to life through a collection of soulful encounters with the people and places he touched in his efforts to end apartheid. Round out your stay with a wildlife safari revealing the country’s natural beauty.

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Add-on $5,395

Exploring Southern Africa 2019

10 days from $5,395 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Safari

Sightseeing

This adventure is one of our most popular safaris.  Experience the vibrant culture, scenic beauty and natural wonders of Southern Africa.  Spectacular Cape Town and Kruger National Park are artfully combined with the majesty of Victoria Falls.

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Add-on $5,595

Majestic South Africa

AIRFARE INCLUDED

10 days from $5,595 per person

South Africa

Air Included

Safari

Specials

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 Bay 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. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour.    

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Add-on $5,995

South African Splendor

AIRFARE INCLUDED

12 days from $5,995 per person

South Africa

Air Included

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SPECIAL
OFFER

Add-on $6,295

Cape Town and Kruger

9 days from $6,295 per person

South Africa

Safari

Sightseeing

This leisurely exploration of Cape Town, voted “one of the world’s most beautiful cities,” combined with a Big Five safari near Kruger creates the perfect introduction to South Africa’s rich attractions. You’ll have several days to explore “the Mother City.” Delve into the bustling waterfront and scenic Cape Peninsula, take the cable car to the top of Table Mountain, or visit Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned – the days are yours to fill as you wish. Next, fly off to your private game lodge adjacent to the famous Kruger National park for exhilarating wildlife.

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SPECIAL
OFFER

Add-on $6,799

Southern African Treasures

AIRFARE INCLUDED

13 days from $6,799 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Air Included

Safari

This safari, showcases some of the best destinations in Southern Africa. Experience South Africa’s unique highlights and premier destinations while indulging in sublime luxury and comfort. Explore the rich tapestry of landscapes and seascapes, cosmopolitan cities and pristine wildlife reserves. Visit the world-class museums and inviting beaches or enjoy the views from the top of iconic Table Mountain. Collect a photographic gallery of the magnificent Big Five in the world renowned Kruger National Park. Be awed by the majesty of Victoria Falls and the “smoke that thunders.”  Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. 

 

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Add-on $7,995

Iconic Botswana

AIRFARE INCLUDED

12 days from $7,995 per person

Botswana South Africa

Air Included

Safari

Specials

Botswana is well known to the safari connoisseur for its unrivaled remoteness, pristine and well managed wildlife reserves. The wetland paradise of the Okavango Delta, and the diverse, varied habitat of the Moremi Wildlife Reserve are a sanctuary to a plethora of animals, while Chobe National Park is renowned for its huge herds of elephants that congregate along the waterways and lagoons. Enjoy spectacular animal viewing in a dynamic wilderness, where the perfect combination of land and delta create a picturesque preserve of floodplains. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. 

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SPECIAL
OFFER

Add-on $8,395

Scenic Cape Town and Kruger

AIRFARE INCLUDED

10 days from $8,395 per person

South Africa

Air Included

Safari

Specials

This leisurely exploration of Cape Town, voted “one of the world’s most beautiful cities,” combined with a Big Five safari near Kruger creates the perfect introduction to South Africa’s rich attractions. Beginning with a helicopter flight along the Atlantic Seaboard, you’ll have several days to explore “the Mother City.” Delve into the bustling waterfront and scenic Cape Peninsula, take the cable car to the top of Table Mountain, or visit Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned – the days are yours to fill as you wish. Next, fly off to your private game lodge adjacent to Kruger National Park for exhilarating wildlife. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour

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Add-on $8,699

Incredible Cape Town and Safari

AIRFARE INCLUDED

13 days from $8,699 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Air Included

Safari

From the world heritage treasures of the "Fairest Cape" and Victoria Falls to the unmatched wildlife viewing in the Kruger National Park, this kaleidoscope of adventures delivers a wonderful safari experience. Explore the vibrant cultural and natural wonders of the region, from the picturesque landscapes of South Africa's "Mother City," to the country's premier wildlife haven - Kruger National Park. Round out your South African sojourn with the out-of-this-world spectacle of Victoria Falls. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. 

 

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Add-on $8,995

Unforgettable Southern Africa

10 days from $8,995 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Food and Wine

Safari

Sightseeing

This adventure is one of our most popular safaris. Experience the vibrant culture, scenic beauty and natural wonders of Southern Africa. Spectacular Cape Town and Kruger National Park are artfully combined with the majesty of Victoria Falls.

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Add-on $9,495

South Africa's Natural Wonders 2019

AIRFARE INCLUDED

12 days from $9,495 per person

South Africa

Air Included

Nature

Safari

Take in breathtaking views of Cape Town, then journey to the marine and wildlife kingdoms of Grootbos Nature Reserve and Shamwari Game Reserve. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. 

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Add-on $9,895

A Taste of South Africa

10 days from $9,895 per person

South Africa

Food and Wine

Safari

Specials

On this delectable journey, you'll meet bakers, grocers and fine food purveyors, as you taste your way through delightful farmers’ markets in "The Mother City." Enjoy award-winning, world class wines in breathtaking valleys, then top it all off, with an exhilarating safari at the renowned Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this tour.

 

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SPECIAL
OFFER

Add-on $9,995

South African Adventure 2019

10 days from $9,995 per person

South Africa

Active

Safari

Sightseeing

Spectacular Cape Town followed by incomparable wildlife viewing beckons on this safari, exploring two different private wildlife conservancies of South Africa, the Shamwari Private Game Reserve and iconic Kruger National Park.

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Add-on $10,095

Southern Africa Through a Child's Eyes

11 days from $10,095 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Family

Nature

Safari

The special needs of families are thoughtfully attended to on this wonderful vacation. Be awed by the breathtaking Victoria Falls, join in the wonder of meeting an African penguin or the excitement of seeing an animal in the wild for the first time. Family-friendly accommodations with children’s menus, pint-sized robes, babysitting, and engaging activities for explorers of all ages, including fascinating age-appropriate bush themed activities and crafts.

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Add-on $10,795

Southern Explorer 2019

AIRFARE INCLUDED

12 days from $10,795 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Air Included

Safari

Sightseeing

This adventure is one of our most popular safaris.  Experience the vibrant culture, scenic beauty and natural wonders of Southern Africa.  Spectacular Cape Town and Kruger National Park are artfully combined with the majesty of Victoria Falls. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. 

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Add-on $10,995

South African Tapestry 2019

11 days from $10,995 per person

South Africa

Food and Wine

Safari

Sightseeing

Touching upon both coasts, this journey through South Africa explores a rich tapestry of landscapes, from rugged seascapes, centuries old vineyards, 10,000 year old rock art sites to pristine wildlife reserves.

 

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Add-on $11,295

Beyond the Rainbow 2019

AIRFARE INCLUDED

12 days from $11,295 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Adventure

Air Included

Safari

Beyond the magical rainbows of thundering Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe will enthrall you with its excellent game viewing, and enchant you with its warm hospitality. Explore the grandeur of the world’s largest curtain of falling water; then, fly off to safari in the pristine Hwange and Mana Pools National Parks. From your fully-appointed tented camps, watch the parade of wildlife come down to drink. Cap your evenings with unmatched stargazing and lively storytelling around your campfire. Please see our Terms And Conditions for additional information regarding this Air Included tour. 

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Add-on $11,995

African Romance

12 days from $11,995 per person

Mozambique South Africa

Nature

Romance

Safari

Africa embraces you… start in stunning Cape Town, followed by a luxurious safari on a private Kruger area reserve, and finally fall in love at your Eden-like beach retreat in Mozambique.  

 

 

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Add-on $12,595

Southern Africa Wildlife Wonderland

13 days from $12,595 per person

Botswana South Africa Zambia

Food and Wine

Nature

Safari

From the World Heritage treasures of the “Fairest Cape” and Victoria Falls to unmatched wildlife viewing in Kruger and the Okavango Delta, this kaleidoscope of adventures delivers the ultimate safari experience.

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Add-on $13,995

Ultimate South Africa with Victoria Falls

11 days from $13,995 per person

South Africa Zimbabwe

Food and Wine

Safari

Sightseeing

This journey combines contemporary design and exclusivity, with beautiful settings and spectacular wildlife viewing, to create the ultimate sensory wildlife safari.

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Add-on $13,995

Cape to Cairo

16 days from $13,995 per person

Egypt Kenya South Africa Zimbabwe

Culture

Safari

Sightseeing

This comprehensive adventure features the most sought-after highlights on the African continent including the cosmopolitan sights of Cape Town, the grandeur of Victoria Falls and the mighty Zambezi River, the endless game viewing opportunities in Kenya’s Maasai Mara and the towering Great Pyramids of ancient Egypt.

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Add-on $14,195

The Essence of Southern Africa

11 days from $14,195 per person

Botswana South Africa Zimbabwe

Food and Wine

Safari

Sightseeing

Find yourself in the essence of luxury and refinement, hosted by properties known for their intimate size and exceptional service.  Discover a private island retreat in the Okavango Delta and the exclusivity of the Selinda Reserve, topped off with a leisurely stay at Victoria Falls. This is southern Africa at its best.

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Add-on $16,695

An Epicurean Adventure in Southern Africa

11 days from $16,695 per person

South Africa Zambia

Food and Wine

Safari

Sightseeing

This epicurean safari presents a tantalizing treat. Start in the ‘Mother City’ and explore Cape Town’s evolving food scene and culinary delights. Enjoy a delightful farm stay at Babylonstoren, surrounded by majestic mountains and fragrant gardens. Cap your stay with the ultimate safari at the sculptural Singita Lebombo in the wild and remote Singita Kruger National Park.

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Add-on $19,995

The Connoisseur's Collection 2019

14 days from $19,995 per person

Botswana South Africa Zambia

Food and Wine

Safari

Sightseeing

From the World Heritage treasures of the “Fairest Cape” and Victoria Falls to the unmatched wildlife viewing in the Okavango Delta and the exclusive Singita Sabi Sand, this collection of adventures delivers the ultimate connoisseur’s safari experience.

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