Cape & Kruger (Thorny Bush)

Combine 3 days on safari in Kruger with Cape Town, a fun, friendly and relaxed coastal city.

Discover 2 very different sides to South Africa, from its most modern of cites in the south to a wild land unchanged for centuries in the north. With 3 days in the Kruger region you have an excellent chance to spot the Big 5 and can definitely enjoy the delights of Thornybush Lodge.

Tour highlights

    • 3 days on safari in Kruger
    • 4 days in scenic Cape Town
    • All transfers and flights are taken care of
    • Relax on this varied 2-centre visit to South Africa


Day 1

UK to Cape Town

Arrive into Cape Town and enjoy a private transfer to your hotel in the heart of the city. At the V&A Waterfront there are lots of bars and restaurants to choose from so on your first evening in town enjoy an initial foray to this scenic area.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Days 2-4

Cape Town

Discover an exciting city which is at once modern and progressive while proud of its unique heritage. A range of intriguing museums offer an insight into Cape Town's past, while the most moving of all is a short boat ride away: Robben Island. The former island prison is now a living museum with tours guided by former inmates, many contemporaries of Nelson Mandela. Back on the mainland, take the cable car up Table Mountain for expansive views of the city below. Ask your Best at Travel consultant to arrange a comprehensive city tour for you so you can make the most of your time in the city.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 5

Cape Town to Kruger National Park

A private transfer takes you back to Cape Town airport for your flight up to the world-famous Kruger National Park area. In the north of the country, this huge wildlife refuge is made up of Kruger Park itself, plus a variety of adjoining game reserves. The result is an even larger area of unfenced land where the animals can roam freely. The Thornybush Game Reserve is one of these adjoined, unfenced areas. Arrive in time to take advantage of your first afternoon's game drive in this exciting and beautiful area.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Days 6-7

Thornybush Game Reserve

Each morning on safari you will be collected just before dawn for your morning game drive. As the cool morning mist lifts and the sun's light covers the bush your expert driver-guide will take you in search of South Africa's most famous and most spectacular residents. After the game drive enjoy breakfast at the lodge before a day spent relaxing. In the late afternoon be ready for your second game drive of the day. Return to the bush in search of lions, leopards, buffalo and rhino while the plains are dotted with an array of antelopes. After a stop for sunset drinks return to the lodge for your delicious evening meal.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

Kruger National Park to UK

Make the most of your final morning's game drive; after breakfast it is time to start the journey home. Your transfer will arrive to take you back to the airport from where you will catch the connecting flight back to the UK.

INCLUDES : Breakfast



Starting at 27th April 2016 - 31st December 2016

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