A holiday in South Africa has many highlights: the scenic beauty of Cape Town, the gastronomic flair of the Franschhoek Winelands, the excitement of the world’s best whale watching in Hermanus and the thrill of tracking the Big 5 through classic bush in the Kruger National Park. This 13-day journey encompasses the country’s incredible cultural and natural heritage in a perfect itinerary that allows you to meander at your own pace.
Beginning in Cape Town at the delightfully chic Kensington Place, you can explore the many sights and attractions of the Mother City before driving to the picturesque Winelands of Franschhoek, where the culinary and wine-making artistry at La Residence will enthral your senses. You then continue to the beautiful seaside town of Hermanus, set on the cliffs overlooking Walker Bay where southern right whales are often seen frolicking during midyear from the viewing decks of stylish Birkenhead House. You then fly to Royal Malewane, located in the wilds of Thornybush Reserve alongside the world-famous Kruger National Park.
Perfect as a honeymoon trip or a fantastic getaway combining the best of South Africa in one seamless package, this journey promises to deliver the delights of the country’s culture and cuisine coupled with its incredible wildlife heritage.