Best of South Africa & Mozambique

South Africa & Mozambique
Duration
14 days
Nights
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Explore, discover and relax on this fabulous trip combining the sights of Cape Town with spectacular game viewing in a Sabi Sands game reserve, Kruger followed by secluded beach paradise in Mozambique. This itinerary includes some of our favourite hotels and lodges in some of the world's most spectacular settings.

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1

Fly to Cape Town

Depart the UK for a direct flight to Cape Town

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2-5

Cape Town & the Western Cape

Begin with three nights in the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town at the stunning Mount Nelson hotel. Take a stroll along the Victoria and Albert Waterfront, home to a variety of shops and high-quality restaurants overlooking the harbour. Take the cable car to the summit of Table Mountain enjoying the many hiking trails or just the fantastic panoramic views over the city, ocean and surrounding landscape. Dine in world class restaurants or sample fine wines in picturesque vineyards in the Winelands. Take a ferry over to Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela spent much of his prison sentence. Paddle board with penguins at Boulders Bay along the Cape Peninsula, enjoying the the spectacular scenery of Cape Point.

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6-8

Sabi Sands Game Reserve

From Cape Town fly direct to Kruger National Park and enjoy three nights on safari on the exclusive Sabi Sands Game Reserve staying at the luxurious and beautifully designed Lion Sands River Lodge. Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives in search of the big five or get out on foot and track the smaller creatures which surround you. The Sabi Sands is renowned for spectacular game viewing opportunities with an abundance of wildlife at every turn. Leopard populations are high as well as regular sightings of rhino, buffalo, lion and elephant and of course plenty of plains game. On the bank of the Sabi River in the heart of the Sabi Sand private Game Reserve, the lodge offers unparalleled game viewing, and a luxurious experience with fantastic service. you can even sleep out in one of the Lion Sands tree house platforms for an unforgettable night under the stars!

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9-13

Machangulo Beach Lodge

Fly or drive to Maputo for your short boat transfer to Machangulo Beach Lodge in South Mozambique. Surrounded by 5 amazing nature and marine reserves, the lodge is located on a beautiful secluded peninsula and offers a unique African beach paradise. The lodge is intimate and secluded, the essence of barefoot luxury providing off the beaten track diving and snorkelling at its best. Days can be spent exploring the surrounding islands, picnics on private beaches, snorkelling in crystal clear waters, diving with turtles or whale sharks (seasonal), kayaking or paddling through the estuaries and bays or on the offshore reefs and spotting dolphins or simply relaxing in the privacy of your own villa.

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Return to UK

14

Take the one hour boat ride back to Maputo and transfer to Maputo airport for your return flight to the UK