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South Africa is a vibrant and inspirational country that offers an exciting mix of intriguing culture, sweeping landscapes and iconic wildlife. This safari combines time in Cape Town with a self-drive journey through the country to the renowned Kruger region and finishes with a visit to the many cultural and historical sights in Johannesburg. ***You can increase/decrease the number of days you wish to travel, include other destinations and travel in the reverse direction***.


South Africa
Start Cape Town (Day 1)
Day 2 Table Mountain (Cape Town)
Day 3 Boulder's Beach (Penguins)
Day 4 Cape Winelands (Winelands)
Day 5 Hermanus (Whales)
Day 6 Swellendam (Town)
Day 7 Oudtshoorn (Garden Route)
Day 8 Garden Route (Other)
Day 9 Knysna (Garden Route)
Day 10 Addo Elephant NP
Day 11-12 Chintsa (Village)
Day 13-15 Drakensberg Mountains (Mountain Range)
Day 16 Rorke's Drift (Highlight)
Day 17 Isandlwana (Highlight)
Day 18 Panorama Route (Highlight)
Day 19 Graskop (Panorama Route)
Day 20-22 Greater Kruger
Day 23 Johannesburg (City)
Day 24 Cradle of Humankind (Highlight)
Day 25 Soweto (Johannesburg)
End Johannesburg (Day 25)

Tour Features

Mid-range tour

This mid-range tour uses lodges and guest houses.

Self-drive tour

Drive a vehicle yourself and travel without a tour guide. Rental vehicle is included.

Can start any day

If availability permits, this tour can start on any day.

Can be customized

You can request minor changes to the accommodations and destinations of this tour.

Not for solo travelers

Solo travelers cannot book this private tour.

Suitable for all ages

This tour is suitable for children of all ages.

Activities & Transportation

  • Activities: game drives, evening/night game drives, walking safaris (with an armed guide) & nature hikes/walks
  • Game drives: open-sided 4x4 vehicle & self-drive
  • Getting around: minivan, self-drive & air transfer
  • This operator can help select your international flights, but you'll have to book them yourself help
  • A transfer from and back to the airport is included

Accommodation & Meals

  • Additional accommodation before and at the end of the tour can be arranged for an extra cost
  • Day
  • 1-4
    Tintagel Guest House Mid-range guest house in or near Cape Town
    Day 1: Meals at Own Expense
    Day 2-4: Breakfast Included
  • 5
    Hermanus Guest House Mid-range guest house in or near Hermanus
    Breakfast Included
  • 6
    The Windmill Guesthouse Mid-range guest house in or near Swellendam
    Breakfast Included
  • 7
    La Pension Guest House Mid-range guest house in or near Oudtshoorn (Garden Route)
    Breakfast Included
  • 8
    Alfreds Manor Mid-range guest house in or near Garden Route
    Breakfast Included
  • 9
    Alfreds Manor Mid-range guest house in or near Knysna (Garden Route)
    Breakfast Included
  • 10
    Addo Rest Camp Mid-range chalet inside Addo Elephant NP
    Breakfast Included
  • 11-12
    Prana Lodge Luxury lodge in or near Chintsa
    Breakfast & Dinner Included
  • 13-14
    KarMichael Farm Mid-range guest house in or near Himeville
    Breakfast Included
  • 15
    Inkungu Lodge Mid-range guest house just outside Giants Castle GR (Drakensberg Mountains)
    Breakfast Included
  • 16
    Fugitives' Drift Luxury lodge in or near Rorke's Drift
    Breakfast & Dinner Included
  • 17
    Fugitives' Drift Luxury lodge in or near Isandlwana
    All Meals Included
  • 18-19
    Panorama Chalets & Rest Camp Mid-range chalet in or near Graskop (Panorama Route)
    Day 18: Breakfast Included
    Day 19: Meals at Own Expense
  • 20-22
    Senalala Safari Lodge Luxury lodge inside Klaserie NR
    All Meals Included
  • 23-24
    Melrose Place Guest Lodge Mid-range guest house in or near Johannesburg
    Breakfast Included
  • 25
    End of tour (No accommodation)
    Breakfast Included

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  • This tour is offered by Compass Odyssey, not SafariBookings.
  • This operator reserves the right to change rates advertised on SafariBookings.
  • If you request changes to this tour, the advertised rates will likely change.
  • If an accommodation is fully booked, the operator will suggest a comparable alternative.
  • Rates include a fixed budget for flights during this tour. If flights cost more, your quote will reflect this.
  • The exact order, contents and rates of this tour is subject to availability.