A South African Adventure

Tour Details

A SOUTH AFRICAN ADVERTURE

CAPE TOWN, THE GARDEN ROUTE & AN EASTERN CAPE SAFARI

A 10 night fully escorted tour.

Departing Wednesday,  10 OCTOBER 2018

£2879 per person sharing

Often described as The World in One Country, South Africa offers the inquisitive visitor a truly memorial holiday experience. Our escorted tour starts in the Mother City – Cape Town – where you will have the opportunity to visit the cities many iconic attractions. Later you travel to Stellenbosch, South Africa’s wine region before joining the famous Garden Route and its magnificent vistas. Finish your South African adventure in the Eastern Cape, with a stay on a ‘big 5’ game reserve.

 

Price Includes:

  • Return flights Dublin to South Africa via Istanbul
  • 3 nights at Onomo Inn on the Square, Cape Town with breakfast
  • 2 nights at The Stellenbosch Hotel with breakfast
  • 1 night at Oudtshoorn Hotel with breakfast
  • 1 night at Simola Hotel & Golf Resort, Knysna with breakfast
  • 1 night at Garden Court King’s beach, Port Elizabeth with breakfast
  • 2 nights at Kariega Game Reserve – Main Lodge with Full Board and four game drives
  • 2 full day tours in Cape Town including lunch at Simon’s Town
  • Wineland’s tour with Cellar visit and wine tasting
  • Route 62 drive and visit to the Cango Caves
  • Sunset Cruise on Knysna Lagoon
  • Services of a Travel Solutions Tour Manager

 

Optional Extra:

  • Single Room – £650

 

You require a valid UK/Irish Passport to travel on this tour.
A copy of your Travel Insurance Certificate will be required prior to travel.

 

 

Itinerary

WEDNESDAY 10 OCTOBER 2018
Meet your Travel Solutions Tour Manager at Dublin Airport and check in for your flight to Cape Town.

DUBLIN/ISTANBUL                  FLT:TK1978      Depart 4.30pm arrive 10.55pm
ISTANBUL/CAPE TOWN          FLT:TK044        Depart 1.55am arrive 12.10pm
THURSDAY 11 OCTOBER 2018
Arrive Cape Town at 12 noon (local) and transfer to your hotel in the centre of the city. Once you have checked in you will have free time to relax and explore at your own pace.

FRIDAY 12 OCTOBER 2018
After breakfast you depart for a full day escorted Peninsula Tour. Travel along the coast through Clifton and Camps Bay towards Cape Point. Take a short cruise to Seal Island and later visit the Penguins at Boulders Beach. The scenic drive along Chapmans Peak is one of the best in the world. Lunch today is included at Simon’s Town.

THURSDAY 13 OCTOBER 2018
Today we tour the city, with visits to Robbin island and Table Mountain (weather permitting). Spend some time at the V&A waterfront and later your local guide will show you around the city.

FRIDAY 14 OCTOBER 2018
Depart for Stellenbosch and a morning visit to a local cellar with wine tasting. After lunch you will have a guided tour of Stellenbosch.

SATURDAY 15 OCTOBER 2018
Make the short transfer to Franschhoek for a walking tour of the area. Take in some chocolate tasting and later at lunch wine tasting at a Franschoek wine estate.

SUNDAY 16 OCTOBER 2018
After breakfast depart for Oudtshoorn. Travel along the scenic Route 62, passing though Montagu and Barrydale. Later visit the fabulous Cango Caves for a guided tour of this natural attraction.

MONDAY 17 OCTOBER 2018
Before leaving Oudtshoorn, you will visit a local Safari Ostrich Farm, where a local guide will give you a tour of the farm. Afterwards, travel to Knysna with the afternoon free to explore at your own pace. This evening we have arranged for a sunset cruise on the lagoon.

TUESDAY 18 OCTOBER 2018
This morning depart for Port Elizabeth travelling through the Tsitsikamma Forest. On arrival you will have a guided tour of the city.

WEDNESDAY 19 OCTOBER 2018
A late morning departure from Port Elizabeth and make the short journey to Kariega Game Reserve – home to the BIG 5.  After checking in, you join the reserves rangers for a afternoon game drive.

THURSDAY 20 OCTOBER 2018
Rise early for a morning game drive, returning to the lodge for breakfast. Spend the morning relaxing and making use of the facilities at Kariega. Late in the afternoon you join your rangers once again for a second game drive.

FRIDAY 21 OCTOBER 2018
Rise early again for a morning game drive. After breakfast you will check out and transfer to Port Elizabeth airport for your journey home

Note: All meals are included during your stay at Kariega Game Reserve.

 

PORT ELIZABETH/J.BURG       FLT: BA6242    Depart 1.25pm arrive 3.00pm
J.BURG/ISTANBUL                      FLT:TK039        Depart 6.20pm arrive 05.00am
ISTANBUL/DUBLIN                    FLT:TK1975      Depart 7.15am arrive 10.00am

 

SATURDAY 22 OCTOBER 2018
Arrive Dublin Airport at 10.00am

Travel Solutions reserve the right to change the itinerary should weather conditions require.
This tour will operate subject to minimum booking number.
You require a valid UK/Irish Passport to travel on this tour.
A copy of your Travel Insurance Certificate will be required prior to travel.



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Departing 10 Oct 2018

Adult prices from £2879