13 Day Essential South Africa and Victoria Falls

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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Experience an unforgettable safari by watching the Big 5 in a private game reserve.

 

  • Enjoy a visit to the scenic Cape Town.

 

  • Enjoy a luxury train journey starting from the magnificent Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe to Pretoria in South Africa, which traverses some incredibly beautiful landscapes.

Day by Day plan

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  • Day 1: Johannesburg - Skukuza

    You will fly from Johannesburg to Skukuza where you will be transferred by road to the exclusive Rattray’s Mala on Mala. Tucked away in a forest of green, on the banks of the world-renowned Sand River, lies a special place.  MalaMala Rattray’s Camp offers an intimate glimpse of an era long lost when travellers from afar married the magic of the African bush with elegance and refinement.

     

    Combining humble opulence and romantic exclusivity with unrivalled game viewing, MalaMala Rattray’s Camp is the premier safari destination for those seeking to experience the wild heart of Africa.

     

  • Day 2: Johannesburg - Skukuza

    You will fly from Johannesburg to Skukuza where you will be transferred by road to the exclusive Rattray’s Mala on Mala. Tucked away in a forest of green, on the banks of the world-renowned Sand River, lies a special place.  MalaMala Rattray’s Camp offers an intimate glimpse of an era long lost, when travellers from afar married the magic of the African bush with elegance and refinement.

     

    Combining humble opulence and romantic exclusivity with unrivalled game viewing, MalaMala Rattray’s Camp is the premier safari destination for those seeking to experience the wild heart of Africa.

     

  • Day 3: Johannesburg - Skukuza

    You will fly from Johannesburg to Skukuza where you will be transferred by road to the exclusive Rattray’s Mala on Mala. Tucked away in a forest of green, on the banks of the world-renowned Sand River, lies a special place.  MalaMala Rattray’s Camp offers an intimate glimpse of an era long lost when travellers from afar married the magic of the African bush with elegance and refinement. 

     

    Combining humble opulence and romantic exclusivity with unrivalled game viewing, MalaMala Rattray’s Camp is the premier safari destination for those seeking to experience the wild heart of Africa.

     

  • Day 4: Head to Cape Town

    You will fly to Cape Town and spend the next few days exploring this beautiful city.

     

    A coming-together of cultures, cuisines and landscapes, there's nowhere quite like Cape Town, a singularly beautiful city crowned by the magnificent Table Mountain National Park. Table Mountain National Park defines the city. The flat-topped mountain is the headline act, but there are many other equally gorgeous natural landscapes within the park’s extensive boundaries. Cultivated areas, such as the historic Company’s Garden, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden and Green Point Urban Park, also make exploring the city a pleasure.

     

  • Day 5: Table Mountain

    Today you will go to the top of Table Mountain in a cable car.

     

  • Day 6: Cape Peninsula

    Today you will enjoy a scenic tour of Cape Peninsula.

     

  • Day 7: Head to Victoria Falls

    Head to the airport for a flight to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.

     

    From there, you will be transferred to the Edwardian grandeur of the Victoria Fall Hotel. 

     

  • Day 8: Head to Victoria Falls

    Today you will head out for a half-day tour of the Victoria Falls which will include a sunset Zambezi River cruise.

     

  • Day 9: Experience the Rovos Rail.

    Rovos Rail, for 29 years operating sojourns across Southern Africa lasting from 48 hours to two weeks, in meticulously restored antique trains carrying no more than 72 guests.

     

    It bills itself as “the most luxurious train in the world”

     

  • Day 10: Experience the Rovos Rail.

    Rovos Rail, for 29 years operating sojourns across Southern Africa lasting from 48 hours to two weeks, in meticulously restored antique trains carrying no more than 72 guests.

     

    It bills itself as “the most luxurious train in the world”

     

  • Day 11: Experience the Rovos Rail.

    Rovos Rail, for 29 years operating sojourns across Southern Africa lasting from 48 hours to two weeks, in meticulously restored antique trains carrying no more than 72 guests.

     

    It bills itself as “the most luxurious train in the world”

     

  • Day 12: Rovos Rail - Pretoria

    Get off from the train in Pretoria, where you will be transferred to the 131 on Herbert Baker Boutique Hotel for the night.

     

  • Day 13: Johannesburg Departure

    You will be transferred to the Johannesburg airport for your flight back home.

     

    TOUR ENDS

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