Cape Town, Kruger & Zimbabwe

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12 Nights
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Take a walk on the wild side

This is the adventure you've been waiting for! How long have you said, "I want to go on a safari?" On this once-in-a-lifetime vacation, you'll journey from Cape Town all the way up to Victoria Falls - with experiences in Kruger, Johannesburg, Soweto, and various nature reserves in-between! Enjoy included tours, meals, and authentic local experiences. Come face-to-face with Table Mountain, visit the Great Zimbabwe National Monument, and spot the Big 5 on a thrilling safari drive!

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Cape Town (CPT), out of Victoria Falls (VFA)
  • Accommodation as listed below, or similar:
    • 2 nights in Cape Town at the Inn on the Square
    • 1 night in Johannesburg at the Airport Game Lodge
    • 3 nights in the Greater Kruger Area at the Aan de Vliet Lodge
    • 1 night in the Morning Sun Nature Reserve area (Louis Trichardt) at the Mashovhela Lodge*
    • 1 night in the Great Zimbabwe Monument Area (Masvingo) at Norma Jean’s Lakeview Resort
    • 2 nights in Matobo National Park area (Matopos) at the Farmhouse Matopos
    • 1 night in Hwange National Park at the Hwange Safari Lodge
    • 1 night in Victoria Falls at the Explorers Village Lodge
  • Sightseeing as described in the itinerary, including the following:
    • Soweto Bicycle Tour
    • Traditional dinner with local dance performance
    • Kruger Wildlife Safari Drive
    • Letaba Ranch Nature Walk
    • Visit to the Great Zimbabwe National Monument
    • Guided Rhino Walk
    • Victoria Falls Visit
  • Breakfast daily and 4 dinners
  • Services of a group leader throughout the tour
  • One-way economy class flight from Cape Town to Johannesburg
  • Transportation by private van and safari vehicles

*Please note: Accommodation this night is shared, even if you have booked a single room, and may have shared bathroom facilities.

Please note: As per the land operator’s policy, travel insurance is required in order to participate in this escorted trip. With this being said, you will not be permitted to join the group until proof of travel insurance has been verified by your tour leader. When selecting a travel insurance policy, please bear in mind that you must have medical coverage, and you must have a minimum coverage of $200,000 USD in case of repatriation and/or emergency rescue. While the policy offered to you by Great Value Vacations does meet the coverage requirement, please note that you are not required to have travel insurance from any particular provider.

We think this small group escorted tour is an amazing experience and we hope you will too!  However, we want you to be aware that some of the accommodation included in this package may not have the same amenities you’d normally expect from one of our escorted vacations. For instance, some accommodation may not have air-conditioning, television, Wi-Fi, English-speaking staff, etc. 

The minimum age for this tour is 12 years old. All travelers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Great Ways to Explore
  • Indulge in delicious local cuisine and witness a local dance performance during your stay in the Greater Kruger area.

  • Keep your eyes peeled for giraffe, elephant, and buffalo on your nature walk through Letaba Ranch.
  • Enjoy free time in colorful Cape Town. You may want to treat yourself to a tour of Table Mountain, Cape Point, or the nearby Winelands.

  • Discover the secrets of Africa's most significant ruins site south of Cairo, the Great Zimbabwe Monument.

  • Get up-close and personal with rhinos on an unforgettable rhino walk in Matobo National Park.

Package Overview

This is an escorted tour. It’s perfect if you prefer not to do your own driving and want to see as many sights as you can during your vacation. 

Discover the magic of southern Africa on this adventure-packed journey from Cape Town to Victoria Falls! Spend two weeks exploring national parks, spotting breathtaking wildlife, and becoming immersed in local cultures. Enjoy a perfect blend of guided excursions and independent exploration, with private transportation included!

Start out in the colorful seaside city of Cape Town. Experience Table Mountain, lounge on Camps Bay Beach, or meander through vendors of handmade crafts at Greenmarket Square. If you're feeling adventurous, you may want to consider taking yourself on an excursion down to Cape Point, or out to Stellenbosch & the Winelands.

From Cape Town, you'll take a short flight to Johannesburg. During the same afternoon, you'll dive into the intricate history of South Africa on a bicycle tour through Soweto. See this historical township with your own eyes and learn about the effects of segregation during apartheid. While visiting Johannesburg, you'll also be treated to a traditional dinner and dance experience performed by locals.

Next stop: Kruger National Park! Embark on a thrilling safari drive and keep your eyes peeled for the "Big Five" - lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards, and buffalo! During your time in the Kruger area, you'll also enjoy a walk along the Great Letaba River. Your journey will continue to Morning Sun Nature Reserve, a tranquil paradise of African plains near the Soutpansberg Mountains. 

After, you'll cross the border into Zimbabwe! Visit the Great Zimbabwe National Monument, explore ancient cave paintings, and enjoy an included rhino walk in Matobo National Park. After another wildlife experience in Hwange National Park, your journey will conclude at the one and only Victoria Falls.

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Please note that some package inclusions may be restricted or unavailable at time of travel. We will substitute them with similar options of equivalent value, as available.

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Escorted vacation packages are per person based on two travelers (unless otherwise specified), and typically include hotel accommodations; transportation with professional driver/guide; sightseeing as listed, some meals, local taxes, hotel service charges and porterage of one (1) suitcase per person, due to limited capacity on motor coaches. Space is limited and prices may be restricted to certain travel dates, length of stay or room type. Driver and guide gratuities are not included, and are at the discretion of the traveler. Terms and conditions apply. Minimum child ages and handicapped traveler restrictions may apply on escorted tours; please call for details.

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