The Cape , Winelands & Safari

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Day 1

    

Cape Town

Day notes

Arrival in to Cape Town International Airport ( international flight details TBA) with assistance through immigration and customs and taken to your awating driver guide and proceed with private road transfer to your hotel.

Check-in and get know your surroundings in exquisite Clifton location in Cape Town, with breathtaking views over the ocean and surrounding spectacular coastal and city scenery.

Being in Constantia you are located in the Cape Town wine growing area, so you are ideally located for your stay in this beautiful city

Reminder of the day at leisure to enjoy

Check-in to Cape View Clifton

Transfer from Cape Town International Airport [CPT] to Cape View Clifton

Details  
Mode

Transfer

Vehicle Type

Private

Pick up

Cape Town International Airport [CPT]

Drop off

Cape View Clifton

Included:

Breakfast

Day 2

    

Cape Town

Day notes

Breakfast at your hotel.

Suggested private tour is included with vehicle and guide of Cape Town City to get acquainted to the sites and areas that make this city one of the most beautiful in the world.

Met after breakfast by a private guide at the hotel for your private half day City Tour of Cape Town.

Depart at approximately 10:00am with private vehicle and private Guide.

We have arranged a comprehensive city orientation tour starting with a trip up Table Mountain by cable car (cableway ticket for own account as weather dependent). The state-of-the-art cable car rotates 360° on its way to the top, offering a panoramic view. At the summit are short walks to enjoy the magnificent scenery.

You are then taken on a city tour, which includes a visit to the Castle, a drive through the city centre, a stop in the picturesque Malay (Muslim) Quarter, the architecture in this area is typical of what Cape Town was like 200 years ago.

Then visit to the Waterfront or Milnerton for views of Cape Town. You will go past the houses of parliament, visit two or three of our famous museums and visit the company gardens.

Highlights:

•A tour of the Malay Quarter

•Cape Town city centre

•Company Gardens

•Greenmarket Square

•The flower sellers and the Castle of Good Hope.

Alternatively can arrange some adventure activities / Hiking / Table Mountain climbs etc.

Return back to your hotel or make arrangements to maybe take a lunch at one of the local restaurants that we can provide you details of, or locally at your hotel recommendations will be forthcoming.

Remainder of the day and evening at leisure.

Again for dinner recommendations can be made to ensure you have a varied selection of some of the best restaurants in town and the surrounds.

Day 3

    

Cape Town

Day notes

Today another suggestion we have included would be to enjoy a Cape Peninsular Tour

After breakfast you will be met by a private guide at the hotel for your private full day Peninsula Tour.

Depart at approximately 9:00am along the spectacular Atlantic Seaboard. You drive through the coastal suburbs of Sea Point, Bantry Bay and Clifton.

You will stop for a photo opportunity of Table Mountain's impressive Twelve Apostles. You then travel on past Bakoven and Llandudno which are marked by shipwrecks which fell foul to the infamous Cape winter storms, then on to the scenic fishing village of Hout Bay.

An optional extra would be to board a boat to view the Cape Fur Seal colony on Duiker Island is wanted

You will also head over the 600m heights of Chapman's Peak Drive, which is without a doubt one of the world's most spectacular mountain passes. You will also have a chance to watch Southern Right Whales frolicking just offshore from June to November.

Explore the rocky coastline and unique Cape Fynbos vegetation which is home to unique birdlife such as African Black Oystercatchers and Cape Sugarbirds amongst others. The opportunity is also there to view small animals such as the Cape Mountain Zebra, Bontebok, ostrich and Baboon as we enter the Cape of Good Hope National Park.

Climb to the famous Cape Point Lighthouse to capture the magical vistas of False Bay, and stop at the south western most point of Africa - the fabled Cape of Good Hope. (A funicular is an optional extra for those who prefer)

Lunch will be at one of the restaurants of your choice after having been giving suggestions by your guide.

You will visit Boulders Beach for an exciting close up encounter with African Penguins. Drive through the historical naval village of Simonstown and over yet another spectacular mountain pass; Boyes Drive, where you will take in views of the quaint fishing harbour at Kalk Bay as well as the seaside villages of St James and Muizenberg.

Visit Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens - with time to browse these magnificent gardens set on the slopes of Table Mountain before returning to the city.

Please note that tours are subject to a change in direction due to weather and traffic conditions

Highlights:

•Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope

•Boulders Beach – Penguin Colony

•Hout Bay – optional boat trip to Seal Colony

•Simonstown historical naval base

•Fynbos vegetation

•The chance of seeing baboons, bontebok, ostriches, bird life and the Southern Right Whales (seasonal)

•Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

•Includes a private guide, entrance fees to Cape Point, Boulders Beach

Penguin Sanctuary and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. Lunch at your own cost will be at the suggestion of the guide once he finds out your preference or he can make suggestions.

You should return to the hotel at about 17:00/ 17:30pm. Evening at leisure.

Again for dinner recommendations can be made to ensure you have a varied selection of some of the best restaurants in town and the surrounds.

Day 4

    

Cape Town

Day notes

Full day at leisure or embark on some additional adventure activities; hiking, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Surfing, biking

Again for dinner recommendations can be made to ensure you have a varied selection of some of the best restaurants in town and the surrounds.

Included:

Breakfast

Day 5

    

Hermanus

Day notes

Departure following breakfast and check-out with private driver guide for transfer to Birkenhead House located on the renowned " Whale Coast", though it is not Whale season the coastal town offers a great experience in refined surrounding.

Arrival in to for a sumptuous lunch out on the decking ( weather permitting) with wonderful sea views.

Check-out from Cape View Clifton

Check-in to Birkenhead House

Transfer from Cape View Clifton to Birkenhead House

Details  
Mode

Transfer

Vehicle Type

Private

Pick up

Cape View Clifton

Drop off

Birkenhead House

Included:

Accommodation

Local beverages and house wines

All meals and snacks

All coffees & specialty teas

Full mini-bar

Laundry

Wifi

Complimentary in-house shuttle service into the town of Hermanus

Day 6

    

Hermanus

Day notes

Leisurely breakfast and marvel at the ocean infront of you.

Your hosts at Birkenhead House will entice you with ideas on what can be achieved in the area

Recommended ideas include possible shark cage diving in nearby Gansbaai

Shuttle service can be provided in to down also if you want to wander around the quaint shops

Dinner and overnight to the sounds of the waves

Planned

Included:

Accommodation

Local beverages and house wines

All meals and snacks

All coffees & specialty teasFull mini-bar

LaundryWifi

Complimentary in-house shuttle service into the town of Hermanus

Day 7

    

Franschhoek

Day notes

Breakfast.

Departure by private driver guide onward for scenic drive approx 2hrs 30mins to the Cape Winelands.

Note: For both Hermanus and Winelands section could be possible with your own self-drive hire car as well to give flexibility

Arrival and check in to this exquisite property in the heart of the winelands for the next 2 nights. Franschhoek is the ' Gourmet Capital ' of South Africa.

Suggest either optional dinner at La Residence or one of the numerous top restaurants in town.

Check-out from Birkenhead House

Check-in to La Residence

Transfer from Birkenhead House to La Residence

Details  
Mode

Transfer

Vehicle Type

Private

Pick up

Birkenhead House

Drop off

La Residence

Included:

Accommodation

Breakfast and snacks

Wifi

Laundry service

Full mini-bar

Local beverages and house wines

All coffees & speciality teas

Complimentary in-house shuttle service into the town of Franschhoek

Day 8

    

Franschhoek

Day notes

Breakfast.

Either of self-drive basis or if preferred with private guide explore the winelands estates for full day enjoying the beautiful winelands.

Suggest lunch at Delaire Graff Restaurant.

Suggest either optional dinner at La Residence or one of the numerous top restaurants in town

Included:

Accommodation

Breakfast and snacks

Wifi

Laundry service

Full mini-bar

Local beverages and house wines

All coffees & speciality teas

Complimentary in-house shuttle service into the town of Franschhoek

Day 9

    

Thornybush Game Reserve

Day notes

Departure early after breakfast for the transfer in private vehicle approximately 50 mins back to Cape Town International Airport ( Domestic).

Check in for onward schedule flight service with South African Express to Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport (HDS)

SA 1241 departs 0930 arrival 12:10 ( flight not included and for own account)

On arrival in to Hoedspruit you are met by a representative from Royal Malewane for the short road transfer ( approx 40mins) to the lodge for the next 2 nights on safari.

Royal Malewane is situated within the renowned Thornybush Game Reserve, on the western fringe of the Kruger National Park. Accommodating a in colonial splendor, Royal Malewane is an exclusive getaway for those who value privacy, personalized service and offers the best game viewing South Africa has to offer.

After lunch and time at leisure before you embark on your first safari with expert ranger and tracker in 4x4 landrover on the look out for the big game that is abound.

Enjoy a sundowner drink and marvel at the African savannah before heading back to the lodge to get ready for dinner

3 nights Royal Malewane in luxury suite accommodation Inclusive of all meals, local beverages,game drives and laundry.

Check-out from La Residence

Check-in to Royal Malewane

Transfer from La Residence to Cape Town International Airport [CPT]

Details  
Mode

Transfer

Vehicle Type

Private

Pick up

La Residence

Drop off

Cape Town International Airport [CPT] (Royal Malewane & Africa House)

Scheduled Flight from Cape Town International Airport [CPT] to Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS]

Details  
Flight Company

South African AIrways

Mode

Scheduled Flight

Flight No.

TBA

Ticket No.

Schedule

Departure

Cape Town International Airport [CPT]

Arrival

Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS]

Ticket Class

Schedule

Transfer from Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS] to Royal Malewane

Details  
Mode

Transfer

Vehicle Type

Private

Pick up

Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS]

Drop off

Royal Malewane

Included:

Accommodation

All meals and snacks

Wifi

Full mini-bar

Transfers to/from Jackalberry Airstrip

South African reserve wines & beverages (excludes French Champagne)

All coffees & speciality teas

Laundry service

ATea/coffee station in room

2 Game drives daily & bush walks

Day 10

    

Thornybush Game Reserve

Day notes

Early morning safari in to the reserve with your ranger and tracker.

Return to the lodge post safari

Guests of Royal Malewane are treated to a full breakfast, lunch, high tea and gourmet dinner - all expertly prepared by the award-winning chef, who is on hand to cater for any special preferences or requests, be it a favourite dish for dinner under starlight in the boma or a pre-packed bush breakfast. Royal Malewane is able to offer expert personalised service of the highest order.

You may also wish to enjoy the refined bush spa located at the lodge

The Royal Malewane Spa is the perfect refuge for guests seeking relaxation or rejuvenation. This sanctuary for the senses in the heart of wildest Africa offers guests an indoor and outdoor treatment area, gym, steam room and, of course, the highest level of personalized service. Guests may enjoy a treatment of their choice at the luxurious spa or in the sala, with only nature surrounding them. Alternatively, they may relax with a treatment in the complete privacy of their own suite.

A vast array of treatments is provided: massage, aromatherapy, skin care and hydrotherapy.

Afternoon / evening safari with your ranger and guide, return to the lodge for dinner or maybe other plans afoot for tonight that will be relayed locally.

Overnight in your luxury suite accommodation Inclusive of , all meals, local beverages,game drives and laundry.

Planned
Planned

Included:

Accommodation

All meals and snacks

Wifi

Full mini-bar

Transfers to/from Jackalberry Airstrip

South African reserve wines & beverages (excludes French Champagne)

All coffees & speciality teas

Laundry service

ATea/coffee station in room

2 Game drives daily & bush walks

Day 11

    

Thornybush Game Reserve

Day notes

Early morning safari in to the reserve with your ranger and tracker.

Return to the lodge post safari

Guests of Royal Malewane are treated to a full breakfast, lunch, high tea and gourmet dinner - all expertly prepared by the award-winning chef, who is on hand to cater for any special preferences or requests, be it a favourite dish for dinner under starlight in the boma or a pre-packed bush breakfast. Royal Malewane is able to offer expert personalised service of the highest order.

You may also wish to enjoy the refined bush spa located at the lodge

The Royal Malewane Spa is the perfect refuge for guests seeking relaxation or rejuvenation. This sanctuary for the senses in the heart of wildest Africa offers guests an indoor and outdoor treatment area, gym, steam room and, of course, the highest level of personalized service. Guests may enjoy a treatment of their choice at the luxurious spa or in the sala, with only nature surrounding them. Alternatively, they may relax with a treatment in the complete privacy of their own suite.

A vast array of treatments is provided: massage, aromatherapy, skin care and hydrotherapy.

Afternoon / evening safari with your ranger and guide, return to the lodge for dinner or maybe other plans afoot for tonight that will be relayed locally.

Overnight in your luxury suite accommodation Inclusive of , all meals, local beverages,game drives and laundry.

Included:

Accommodation

All meals and snacks

Wifi

Full mini-bar

Transfers to/from Jackalberry Airstrip

South African reserve wines & beverages (excludes French Champagne)

All coffees & speciality teas

Laundry service

ATea/coffee station in room

2 Game drives daily & bush walks

Day 12

    

End of Itinerary

Day notes

Final safari and breakfast at the lodge.

Time to relax before you are transferred back to Hoedspruit Airrort ( 40mins drive)

Depart on scheduled flight to Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport

On arrival you will met and assistance provided to International Airport for check in for your onward international flight homeward ( flight details to be advised)

END OF SERVICES

Check-out from Royal Malewane

Transfer from Royal Malewane to Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS]

Details  
Mode

Transfer

Vehicle Type

Private

Pick up

Royal Malewane (Royal Malewane & Africa House)

Drop off

Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS] (Eastgate Airport [HDS])

Scheduled Flight from Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS] to OR Tambo International Airport [JNB]

Details  
Flight Company

South African Airways

Mode

Scheduled Flight

Flight No.

TBA

Ticket No.

Schedule

Departure

Hoedspruit - Eastgate Airport [HDS]

Arrival

OR Tambo International Airport [JNB]

Ticket Class

Schedule

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