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Tours Pace 2

A World in One Country 2019

South Africa

from £2,799 per person 17 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £155 if not required
  • VIP travel service VIP door to door

Discover the diverse landscapes and cultures of South Africa

South Africa is often described as a world in one country and during this popular tour its remarkable canvases unfold before you. Discover the incredible wildlife of Kruger National Park, Drakensberg's mighty escarpment, the dramatic landscapes of the Garden Route and the magnificent Cape Coast.

Including...

15 nights in hotels and 2 in flight

35 meals: 15 breakfasts, 7 lunches and 13 dinners

Excursions and visits

  • Pretoria city tour
  • Safari in Kruger National Park
  • Scenic tour of the Drakensberg escarpment
  • Lake Jozini boat cruise
  • Shakaland cultural village
  • Visit to Tsitsikamma National Park
  • Knysna Lagoon cruise
  • Outeniqua tour
  • Tour around Cape Aghulas
  • Wine tasting in the Cape Winelands
  • Cape Town city tour and Table Mountain


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Day 1 UK-Johannesburg

After taking Saga's included UK door-to-door travel service to the airport, fly overnight to Johannesburg.


Day 2 Johannesburg-Pretoria

Enjoy an included orientation tour of Pretoria, an attractive city with an air of history to much of its centre. Stay overnight at the locally rated 4-star Zebra Country Lodge, bordering a game reserve where abundant wildlife roams. D

Pretoria Gauteng Province South Africa Africa

Day 3 Pretoria-Kruger National Park

Protea Kruger Gate

Journey to Kruger National Park, Africa's largest, stopping for an included lunch en route. Stay for three nights at the locally rated 4-star Protea Kruger Gate or locally rated 3-star Nkambeni Safari Camp, dependent on departure date. B,L,D


Day 4 Kruger Game Drive

Maybe see Rhino on a safari

Enjoy a full-day game viewing in one of the largest and oldest National Parks, where you may be lucky enough to see Africa’s  ‘big five’ – lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino – in their native habitat. B, D

Kruger National Park South Africa Africa

Day 5 The Drakensberg Escarpment

Lookout point at 'God's Window'

An included tour explores Limpopo Province. See scenic Blyde River Canyon and the ‘Three Rondavels’, visit Bourke’s Luck Potholes, and God’s Window, for superb views across the lowveld. Lunch is included. B,L,D

Drakensberg Escarpment Eastern Cape South Africa Africa

Day 6 Kruger National Park-Ezulwini

Piggs Peak

Stop for an included lunch as you travel to picturesque Ezulwini Valley and discover why this country is often referred to as the Switzerland of Africa. Stay overnight at the locally rated 3-star Lugogo Sun. B,L,D

Ezulwini Swaziland Africa

Day 7 Ezulwini to Jozini

iSimangaliso Wetland Park

Continue your drive to Jozini, set in the heart of the Zulu Kingdom, where you'll stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Ghost Mountain Inn, set at the foot of Ghost Mountain in Mkuze. Enjoy an included lunch on arrival at your hotel. This afternoon look forward to an included 'Sundowner' cruise on Lake Jozini, home to over 350 different species of bird. B,L,D


Day 8 Jozini

Wildlife at iSimangaliso Wetland Park

Today is at leisure. Relax or perhaps join one of the optional lake cruises available. B,D

iSimangaliso Wetland Park Kwazulu Natal South Africa Africa


Optional excursions

Pehaps take an optional visit to a nature reserve at iSimangaliso Wetland Park.

Simangaliso Wetland Park
iSimangaliso Wetland Park Kwazulu Natal South Africa Africa

Day 9 Jozini-Durban

Port Elizabeth City Hall

Travel to Durban, pausing for lunch and a a lively Zulu cultural show at Shakaland en route. Stay overnight at the locally rated 3-star Protea Hotel by Marriott Umhlanga. B,L,D

Shakaland Kwazulu Natal South Africa Africa

Day 10 Port Elizabeth to Knysna

Tsitsikamma National Park

Visit the sweeping tracts of coastal forest of Tsitsikamma National Park en route to Knysna, a town on a beautiful lagoon and a highlight of the Garden Route. Spend two nights at the locally rated 4-star Rex Hotel. B,D

Tsitsikamma National Park Garden Route South Africa Africa

Day 11 Knysna

Tsitsikamma Forest

Take a leisurely lagoon cruise to the two sandstone ‘Heads’, that protect it from the Indian Ocean, with free time after to explore the town independently. B,D



Optional excursions

Perhaps join an optional cruise on Knysna Lagoon.

Knysna Lagoon
Knysna Garden Route South Africa Africa

Day 12 Knysna to Arniston via the Outeniqua Mountains

Ostrich farm in Oudtshoorn

Drive the Garden Route to the seaside town of Arniston. En route visit the transport museum at Outeniqua, enjoy a mountain railcar ride, and stop at an ostrich farm, where you'll be served an included lunch. Stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Arniston Spa Hotel, close to an old fishing village, pristine beaches and nature reserves. B,L,D

Outeniqua Transport Mueusm George Garden Route South Africa Africa

Day 13 Arniston

Arniston

Arniston is close to the tip of Africa. An included excursion visits Cape Aghulas, the point at which the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet and where the coast is littered with wrecks! Stroll along the beach or explore the nature reserve. B,D

Cape Agulhas Western Cape South Africa Africa

Day 14 Arniston to Cape Town

Cape Town

Travel part of the Wine Route to Cape Town, pausing en route for a wine tasting and lunch. Stay three nights at the locally rated 3-star SunSquare Cape Town Gardens, or upgrade to the locally rated 4-star Table Bay Hotel with breakfasts included, for a supplement. B,L


Day 15 Cape Town

Table Mountain

See the city's highlights on an included morning tour. B

Cape Town Cape Town Western Cape South Africa Africa

Day 16 Cape Town

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

Explore independently or join an optional excursion to the Cape Peninsula, Simon’s Town and Boulders Beach with its penguin colony. B,D



Optional excursions

Perhaps join an optional excursion to the world-famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens Cape Town Cape Town Western Cape South Africa Africa

Day 17 - 18 UK

Travel to the airport for your overnight flight, arriving the following morning for your included UK door-to-door travel service. B



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A World in One Country 2019

South Africa

from £2,799 per person 17 2
Including optional travel insurance or a price reduction of £155 if not required