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Exclusive wine and safari holidays in South Africa

This wine & safari tour highlights just some of the many attractions diverse South Africa has to offer, including wine tasting, gourmet meals, visits to top attractions and a safari in a Big Five game reserve.

Theme
Exclusive Experiences
Duration
Multiple days
Groups
Yes

This is only an example of a wine holiday package in the wine regions of South Africa. Our wine tours are entirely tailor-made to suit visitors' preferences and can be shorter or longer depending on their needs. Please contact us to design your own bespoke wine tour. These are just some ideas to help you get inspired.

Fully-customizable 11-Day South Africa Itinerary

 

Day 1: Cape Town

On arrival at Cape Town International Airport transfer to the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. This evening explores the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront which has an excellent selection of restaurants. Overnight at the hotel in Cape Town x 3 nights.

 

Day 2: Cape Town

Full day at leisure – lounge around the hotel’s pool or explore the many offerings available in and around Cape Town.

Here are some of our suggestions for Optional Activities:

  • African Arts and Crafts Shopping
  • Table Mountain Hike
  • Whisky tasting (Bascule Bar)
  • Shopping

 

Day 3: Cape Town

After breakfast depart on a Full Day Cape Peninsula tour. Nowhere else in the world treats you to the level of scenic beauty that’s on offer in the Cape Peninsula. Experience it all on this spectacular day tour that introduces you to rugged coastline while en-route to renowned Cape Point.

Highlights:

  • Impressive views from Chapman’s Peak Drive
  • Natural and historical wonders of Cape Point
  • Playful penguins at Boulders Beach
  • Seaside villages of Simon’s Town & Kalk Bay
  • Wine Tasting
  • Gourmet Lunch

 

Day 4: Cape Town to Stellenbosch

Today depart for Stellenbosch, which is the oldest wine route in South Africa. Here you’ll get to admire Cape Dutch architecture, rolling vineyards, fine wines and beautiful mountain ranges of historic Stellenbosch. Overnight at the hotel in Stellenbosch x 1 night.

Highlights:

  • Cellar tours
  • Cheese and wine pairing
  • Gourmet lunch
  • Visit picturesque Stellenbosch
  • Delectable dinner

 

Day 5: Stellenbosch - Franschhoek - Hermanus

Depart for Franschhoek and visit South Africa’s largest privately-owned motor museum before continuing to Hermanus for lunch & whale watching (seasonal). Overnight at the hotel in Hermanus x 1 night.

Highlights:

  • Cellar tours
  • Chocolate or Cheese and wine pairing
  • Discover the Franschhoek Valley
  • Franschhoek Motor Museum

 

Day 6: Hermanus - Knysna

After breakfast depart for the picturesque and famous Hermanus Wine Route, which winds through the valleys covered in multi-coloured vineyards. Our stop will be in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley for wine tasting & lunch before continuing to Knysna, arriving in the early evening. Overnight at the hotel in Knysna x 1 night.

Highlights:

  • Wine Tasting
  • Gourmet lunch
  • Visit the wine region of Hermanus

 

Day 7: Knysna – Lautenberg Bay

Continue to the millionaire’s playground of Lautenberg Bay. This afternoon take part in an island hike with sunset cruise overlooking the ocean. Overnight at the hotel in Plettenberg Bay x 2 nights.

 

Day 8: Plettenberg Bay

Full day at leisure – lounge around the hotel’s pool or explore the many offerings available in and around Plettenberg Bay.

Here are some of our suggestions for Optional Activities:

  • Beach Walks
  • Snorkelling with seals
  • Dolphin cruise

 

Day 9: Plettenberg Bay – Addo National Park

Depart for the game rich Addo National Park, with stops en-route to the Tsitsikamma National Park and Storms River Mouth. Overnight at the lodge in the Addo National Park x 2 nights.

 

Day 10: Addo National Park

Morning and afternoon game drives in the reserve in open safari vehicles led by a passionate and knowledgeable ranger & tracker.

Highlights:

  • Twice daily game drives
  • Big Five Safari
  • Bush lunch or dinner experience
  • Gourmet meals

 

Day 11: Addo National Park – George – Johannesburg – Homebound

After one last opportunity to track some elusive animal species and a hearty breakfast, transfer to George Airport for your domestic flight to Johannesburg, before connecting with your onward homebound connection.

For the fully-detailed itinerary of this trip, including suggested accommodation; prices; includes & excludes and further information, please contact us directly.

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