Self Drive South Africa

Highlights: Cape Town - Winelands - Oudtshoorn - Garden Route - Amakhala Safari Other Departures: Manchester - £1949, Glasgow - £1935, Aberdeen - £1945, Edinburgh - £1939, Belfast - £1949, Newcastle - £1939 Book now for a deposit of £350pp Itinerary:
Day 1 Cape Town
Upon arrival, you will be met by your chauffeur for a transfer to your hotel. A short walk to the famous WaterFront, This luxurious boutique hotel boasts a strategic position in the Sea Point cosmopolitan area, ideal for both leisure and business travelers alike. From the hotel, visitors will be able to enjoy wonderful views to Cape Town's main sightseeing attractions, including Table Mountain, Signal Hill, and Lions Head. Within a short stroll away, guests may reach the sea promenade for a leisurely walk and admire the impressive views to the Atlantic Ocean. Guests can enjoy a refreshing dip at the outdoor pool and taste the delicious specialties at the spectacular restaurant.
Accommodation: 4 Nights The Hyde Hotel or similar
Double Or Twin Studio B&B Day 2 - 4 Leisure Days with Optional activities
Table Mountain
Robben Island
Full-Day Cape Peninsula Day 5 Franschhoek Winelands
After breakfast, you will be transferred to the vehicle pick up point and continue to Franschhoek. Driving through amazing Winelands and outstanding views.
Located in the world-famous Cape Winelands, the hotel has become one of the most romantic getaways in its class. Capturing the essence of luxury, the impeccably appointed hotel offers unparalleled views of the Franschhoek Mountains and is the perfect setting for a taste of the legendary Cape Wine Routes. Located on the site of one of Franschhoek's original country retreats, this hotel retains its elusive charm with a contemporary Cape Dutch feel.
Cape Town International Airport is about 45 km away.
Accommodation: 2 Nights Le Franschhoek Hotel & Spa or similar
Double Standard B&B Day 7 Oudtshoorn
After breakfast drive through the Karoo. A breathtaking drive with spectacular views. A good opportunity to stop for pictures while experiencing the Karoo cuisine.
A chance to go on early morning activity to see the meerkats coming out of their barrows (additional cost) This Lodge is one of the finest small luxury establishments in South Africa, and the best choice for your stay in the picturesque town of Oudtshoorn. Located on the golden mile, en route to the Cango Caves and walking distance to the best restaurants in town, Hlangana Lodge is a four-star boutique hotel set on more than a hectare of exotic gardens where you can have a refreshing drink by the saltwater swimming pool.
Accommodation: Hlangana Lodge or similar
Double Standard B&B Day 8 - 11 Plettenberg Bay
Leaving the feather town descending towards the Garden Route. From here you start experiencing the breathtaking coastal views. Set at the heart of the world-famous Garden Route, The Robberg Beach Lodge is an absolute favorite for scenic views of the Robberg Nature Reserve and the cool Indian Ocean. This beautiful 5-star lodge is famous for its proximity to Robberg Beach, one of the Garden Route's best blue-flag beaches. Centrally located, it is only a short drive to Main Street, where an abundance of restaurants, galleries, coffee shops, and family-friendly activities are waiting to be explored. Guests can choose from a selection of luxury 5-star room options in one of our four adjacent buildings. Beautiful sea-view rooms and suites, spacious rooms and suites without sea-views and humble garden rooms are available. The rooftop deck provides sweeping views of the surrounding ocean, the perfect setting to relax and enjoy a sundowner. Attention to detail and warm and personal service ensures that guests can relax while their needs are attended to.
Accommodation: 4 Nights The Robberg Beach Lodge or similar.
Cottage Standard Room B&B Optional activities:
Robberg Nature Reserve hiking
Elephant Sanctuary
Birds Of Eden
Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary
Knysna John Benn Cruises

Day 12 Port Elizabeth
A leisurely drive after breakfast along the coastline, a chance to stop at the Bloukrans Bridge Bungy for the brave-hearted. A warm welcome awaits you in the heart of the friendly city's lively beachfront at The Beach Hotel. Perfectly positioned opposite Port Elizabeth's favorite, pristine beach and adjacent to the Boardwalk Complex, the hotel is the perfect choice for both business and leisure travelers. With a choice of three uniquely different restaurants, you are assured of a culinary adventure.
Watch the magnificent sunset over the Indian Ocean, while indulging in an exotic cocktail on The Veranda, enjoy traditional fine dining in the Crest Restaurant, or experience a fusion of elegant chic and contemporary cuisine in Port Elizabeth's award-winning Ginger Restaurant. Inviting, spacious bedrooms, some with stunning sea views, cater to your every need including air-conditioning, Wi-Fi, and modern comforts. Whether you are a thrill-seeker or a relaxed adventurer, there is something for everyone.
Accommodation: The Beach Hotel or similar.
Side Sea Facing Double B&B Day 13 Amakhala Game Reserve
Morning breakfast at leisure and a short drive to your safari activities. Evening game drive with an experienced guide. The Amakhala Game Reserve is set in a spectacular stretch of rolling hills near the unspoiled coastline of the Eastern Cape. In this malaria-free area, the Big Five roam freely on the land they were driven from hundreds of years before. With many of the lodges owned and run by descendants of the 1820 settlers, the Amakhala experience includes a rich historical undercurrent as well as warm hospitality in a luxurious African setting. With the choice of 3 to 5 star graded establishments, as well as all-inclusive accommodation, game drives, and boat cruises, you will have plenty of time to soak up your very own African Eden.
Accommodation: 2 Nights Amakhala Game Reserve - Woodbury Lodge
King Double Room Day 14 Amakhala Game Reserve
Morning game drive. After brunch, you have the afternoon to sit around the pool observing your surroundings. Afternoon game drive. Includes
All meals.
Selected house beverages.
2 Game drives per full day.
Conservation Levy Day 15 Drive to Port Elizabeth for your departure flight home.
Morning game drive Excludes
Premium branded beverages.
Telephone calls.
Any items of personal nature.

Offer Includes

Return flights from London Heathrow
Airport taxes
14 nights accommodation as per Itinerary
Vehicle hire
Safari Lodge on All Inclusive with 2 Game activities per day

Meal Plans

  • As per Itinerary