Discover South Africa

Take in the wonders of this spectacular region with this tailor made luxury itinerary exploring Cape Town, Hermanus and the Cape Winelands.

10 nights from £5,750 per person

Includes accommodation, meal plans as stated, flights and private transfers throughout.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Spend 3 days whale watching & exploring in Hermanus
  • Spend 3 days wine & food tasting in the mountains of Franschhoek
  • Spend 4 days discovering the bustling city of Cape Town

ITINERARY

Day 1 - 3

Hermanus 

Situated just 140 kilometres from Cape Town and built between the beautiful shores of Walker Bay, Hermanus has grown from a small seaside resort town to become arguably the best-known place for whale watching in the world. This town is also famed for its natural scenic beauty, featuring long stretches of pristine beaches. 

Things to do:

- Whale Watching

- Explore the OldHarbour Museum, which is comprised of the charming fisherman’s village the old harbour, and the Whale House Museum

- Hike through the nearby Fernkloof NatureReserve, and sample an array of top-quality wines

Board basis: All Inclusive

Accommodation: Birkenhead House

Day 3 - 6

Franschhoek

Franschhoek is a heritage town and a world-renowned food and wine destination. Travellers could choose to focus their visit on any one aspect alone - nature, cuisine or culture - and find plenty to keep them busy. The estates here attract wine experts from around the globe with their Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Cap Classique sparkling wine (among others).

Things to do:

- Vineyard & wine cellar tours (included in price)

- Wine & food tasting (included in price)

- Visit Cape Dutch manor houses, fascinating museums, and charming boutiques

- Hike & cycle amount lush farmlands & mountains

​Board basis: Bed & Breakfast

Accommodation: Le Quartier Francais

Day 6 - 10

Cape Town

Set at the confluence of the Indian and Atlantic oceans and backed by the iconic Table Mountain, the bustling city of Cape Town presents an alluring combination of drawcards. Incredible powdery white beaches, highly acclaimed wine routes, and astonishingly beautiful mountain trails surround a cosmopolitan hub. 

Things to do:

- Take the cable cart up to the top of Table Mountain and take in the spectacular view

- Visit Boulders Beach to watch the penguins

- Take a boat ride and tour the famous Robben Island where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 18 years

- Look round the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary African Art

- Walk along a treetop canopy among incredible native flora at the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

- Explore the chic waterfront harbour

​​Board basis: Bed & Breakfast

Accommodation: One&Only Cape Town

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