Cape Town & Eastern Cape Safari

Short on time but big on experiences, make the most of Cape Town & a safari

From the heart of Cape Town to one of South Africa's most luxurious game reserves, this private and tailor made tour is perfect for those who want the delights of the city and the adventure of a safari but are short on time. Seek the Big 5, revel in Camps Bay and relax in the knowledge that all the transport has been taken care of.

Tour highlights

    • Seek out the Big 5 at luxurious Amakhala
    • Enjoy a few days in Cape Town with its now legendary foodie scene
    • Private transfers keep you in comfort all the way
    • 8 day holiday, for those short on time


Day 1

UK to Cape Town

Arrive into Cape Town and enjoy a private transfer from the airport to your hotel in the heart of the city. Spend the afternoon relaxing into your surroundings and exploring the local area. Cape Town has a fantastic array of bars and restaurants for visitors to discover.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Days 2-4

Cape Town

Cape Town is a vibrant and exciting city with a rich and proud cultural heritage. Spend a day exploring the museums before taking a trip up Table Mountain for soaring views over the city and onward down the Cape Peninsula. Speak to your Best at Travel consultant about adding arranging a private city tour that will also take you to over to Robben Island, the former prison off the coast of the city where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated.

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 5

Cape Town to Eastern Cape Game Reserve

You will be collected from your hotel in Cape Town and taken back to the airport by private transfer for the short flight along the coast to Port Elizabeth. On arrival into Port Elizabeth your driver whisks you into the scenic countryside and onward to the Amakhala Game Reserve. This wonderfully scenic reserve boasts a river valley, forests and expansive plains providing the perfect setting for diverse game viewing. The array of lodges are sensitive to the natural environment and, while thoroughly modern, they take their architectural cues from native tribal design.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Days 6-7

Eastern Cape Safari

Just before the first light of day your driver-guide will collect you for the day's first game drive. Although chilly, this is a magical time to venture out into the African bush as the night predators are finishing their shift and the rest of the wildlife is just waking up. Your guide expertly seeks out spectacular animals like cheetahs, lions, rhinos and giraffe. The Big 5 reside here, including the elusive leopard. Back at the lodge enjoy a delicious breakfast before a day spent relaxing. Late afternoon you head back out for your second game drive and as the sun begins to set make a quick stop in the bush for a sundowner drink. That evening share tales of the day's sightings with other guests over a hearty evening meal.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8

Eastern Cape Safari to UK

Enjoy a final morning's game drive into the bush in search of these incredible animals before breakfast and starting the journey home. Your driver will collect you and return you to Port Elizabeth Airport ahead of the connecting flight back to the UK.

INCLUDES : Breakfast, Lunch



Starting at 27th April 2016 - 31st December 2016

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