9 Day Ultimate Cape Town & Eastern Cape Safari
The ultimate Cape Town & Eastern Cape Safari for 9 days – created for the diserning traveller with limited time who wishes to enjoy some of the top sightseeing destinations in South Africa.
Start your adventure in the beautiful and scenic city of Cape Town enjoying private sightseeing tours of Cape Point , the Winelands and Table Mountain. You will end your South African adventure with the highlight of a Big Five Safari at the luxury Shamwari Private Game Reserve, situated in the Malaria-free Eastern Cape
Day 1 Cape Town awaits you
On your arrival at Cape Town International Airport, you will be met by your private tour guide and whisked away to the Waterfront area of Cape Town – where you will spend the following 5 Nights at the Luxury Cape Grace Hotel – a boutique hotel offering superb service and attention.
The Cape Grace Hotel is in the ideal location of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, within walking distance of a wide variety of shops, restaurants and boat trips.
Spend the rest of your day relaxing
Day 2 – 5 Explore the highlights of Cape Town
The next few days will be enjoyed with your private tour guide, who will lead you on a journey of discovery and knowledge of the vibrant city, and all Cape Town has to offer.
You will explore the city centre, full of history and culture and go up to the Summit of Table Mountain by cable car , with superb views of the city.
Your tour guide will take you on a full day tour of Cape Point & Cape of Good Hope, including a visit to Boulders Penguin Beach and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. View from Cape Point over both the Indian and Atlantic Oceans provide amazing photographic opportunities.
Sample award winning Red and White Wines in the Cape Winelands, strolling down the oak lined avenues in Stellenbosch with it’s Cape Dutch Architecture.
If you are travelling in our Summer months, spend a day soaking up the sun on one of our glorious white beaches on your day of leisure
Day 6 – 8 Big Five Safari at Shamwari Game Reserve
Bid farewell to Cape Town as you take a one hour flight from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth.
A mere one hour drive will take you into Big Five country in the Eastern Cape, where you will be spending 3 nights on Safari at the luxury Shamwari Private Game Reserve at Eagles Crag Lodge.
Your time on safari will be spent on early morning game drives with your ranger in the hope of spotting the elusive leopard amongst other animals. Return to your lodge to relax around the swimming pool, and after lunch if you are feeling energetic, enjoy a bush walk.
In the late afternoon, when it is cooler, you will depart on an afternoon game drive, with the opportunity of watching the sun set over the vast plains of the reserve. As darkness descends, excitement builds and the game drive vehicle turns on the spot light. This is an amazing opportunity to see the nocturnal life and the predators hunting.
Boma dinners around crackling fires under the African Sky await you, where you will share your days game sighting with fellow travellers
Day 9 Your safari unfortunately comes to an end
After breakfast and your last Game Drive in the Eastern Cape, you will be transferred to Port Elizabeth Airport, where will connect with your onward flight back home.