This 8 days tour covers the best of what Johannesberg and Pretoria had to offer including the best safari in Kruger National Park. The tour brings together the magnificent history of Soweto and cultural experience including the both experience of wildlife safari in The Kruger National Park and City Life in Johannesburg and Pretoria ... More info ›
This 8 days tour covers the best of what Johannesberg and Pretoria had to offer including the best safari in Kruger National Park. The tour brings together the magnificent history of Soweto and cultural experience including the both experience of wildlife safari in The Kruger National Park and City Life in Johannesburg and Pretoria. In the Kruger National you are guaranteed to see some of the BIG FIVE. The tour will take you to the Blyde River canyon also knows as the Panorama Route Tour.
DAY 1: Arrival then transferred to the hotel. Welcoming dinner will be served. Overnight: Holiday Inn Rosebank or similar
DAY 2: Johannesburg - Apartheid Museum; Soweto Tour
After an early breakfast, depart on a tour of The Apartheid Museum, dedicated to illustrating apartheid and the 20th-century history of South Africa. Then we will travel to Soweto which is the most metropolitan township in the country. We will visit Nelson Mandela's Soweto home, before proceeding to the Hector Peterson memorial, dedicated to one of the first casualties of the Soweto uprising of 1976. Overnight: Johannesburg, Holiday Inn Rosebank or similar Meals: Breakfast and Lunch only
DAY 3: Pretoria, Hartbeespoort Dam, Lesedi Village
The Pretoria Capital City tour offers a visit to some of the Historical Sites including the Union Buildings with the newly erected Sculpture of Nelson Mandela. Pretoria is called the Jacaranda City - named because of the beautiful jacaranda trees that line the streets in the main part of town making for a beautiful purple October. Lunch is at the scenic Hartbeespoort Dam where there is also a bustling flea market to purchase local crafts. Lesedi Cultural Village: This is a multi-cultural village and a home of 5 African Tribes i.e. Basotho, Zulu, Pedi, Xhosa and Ndebele. Overnight: Johannesburg, Holiday Inn Rosebank Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
DAY 4 - 6 : Kruger National Park
Transfer to Kruger National Park. The world-renowned Kruger National Park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa. Your guide will be with you all the times for the duration of the tour. Sightseeing and game drives with the tour guide from the air-conditioned vehicle for the duration of the your stay. Overnight: Skukuza Camp or Similar Meals: Breakfast and Dinner included.
DAY 7: Blyde River Canyon Tour
Leave the park after breakfast to Johannesberg via the Blyde River Cayon. The Canyon is the third largest canyon in the world and one of South Africa’s scenic wonders. The scenery of the 25 000 ha reserve is unsurpassed, its vegetation both varied and lush and the rich selection of birdlife includes a breeding colony of the rare bald ibis. The Canyon starts at Bourke’s Luck Potholes and ends at the Three Rondavels. Here will also visit The God’s Window and Bourke’s Luck pot holes. Overnight: Nelspriut. Meals: Breakfast
Day 8: Johannesburg
Transfer from Nelspruit to Johannesburg with fun filled memories