Out in Africa

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9 Nights
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* Vacation is round-trip, per person, based on 2 travelers. Includes air & airport taxes, transfers, hotels, tours, daily breakfast and more. Additional baggage charges may apply.

From spectacular safaris to the bright blue coast

Do you dream of seeing elephants and lions on safari? Cross that and more off your bucket list on this once-in-a-lifetime South African dream vacation! Enjoy a sunrise hot air balloon safari, tour the Cape Winelands, stay in Johannesburg and Cape Town, visit townships, and experience the stunning Cape Peninsula!

What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare into Johannesburg (JNB), out of Cape Town (CPT)
  • All airport transfers
  • 2 nights in Johannesburg at 54 on Bath, or similar
  • Early morning ballooning safari, including transfers and breakfast
  • Soweto Cultural Experience
  • One-way charter flight from Johannesburg (JNB) to Madikwe Game Reserve air strip
  • 3 nights in the Madikwe Game Reserve at the malaria-free Jamala Madikwe Royal Safari Lodge, or similar
    • Breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily with local brand drinks and activities included
    • 6 safari game drives included
  • One-way charter flight from Madikwe Game Reserve air strip to Johannesburg (JNB)
  • One-way economy class flight from Johannesburg (JNB) to Cape Town (CPT)
  • 4 nights in Cape Town at the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, or similar
  • Private full-day Cape Peninsula Tour
  • Sundowner drinks on Signal Hill
  • High Tea at The Mount Nelson
  • Private full-day Cape Winelands tour
  • Breakfast daily
Great Ways to Explore
  • Be sure to try delicious local specialties such as Chakalaka, Biltong, Bobotie, and Braii (barbeque).
  • Soak up some sun on beautiful Clifton 3rd Beach, Cape Town's top gay beach!
  • Unleash your wild side during your stay at a traditional safari lodge, and also get a bird's eye view on your hot-air-balloon safari!
  • Wander around De Waterkant, Cape Town's trendy, totally gay neighborhood filled with good food, vibrant nightlife, and charming shops.
  • Experience the bustle of Johannesburg, a visit to the township of Soweto, and a tour of the Cape Winelands!
Package Overview

Get ready to experience the very best of stunning South Africa! Your journey begins in bustling Johannesburg, where you'll start strong with unique experiences. Sail up, up, and away in a hot air balloon as you look down at majestic mountains and impressive wildlife below. Immerse yourself in vibrant culture as you tour Soweto, a township known for its history of political unrest. Have fun exploring "Joburg," a city that boasts an interesting blend of South African tradition and sleek modernism.

Next, take a flight into the wild! You'll spend a few nights in the African bush at Madikwe Game Reserve. Enjoy unforgettable safari rides, fun activities, delicious food, and luxurious accommodations. Keep your eyes out and your camera ready! You never know when a lion, elephant, or giraffe may say hello.

The last leg of your vacation will be spent in the colorful, laid back city of Cape Town. Enjoy a full-day, private tour of the Cape Peninsula, stand next to adorable penguins at Boulders Beach, and sip the day away on a private winelands tour! Gaze out at amazing views from Signal Hill, then hang out in De Waterkant, Cape Town's predominantly gay neighborhood, lined with quaint shops, cool cafes, and lively bars. Soak up some sun on Clifton 3rd beach, Cape Town's known gay beach, where bright blue waters meet a fun, party-like atmosphere.

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