9 Day Highlights of Southern Africa – Superior Package

Safari tour package:
A set-date, set-itinerary, group safari
Price per person*:
$449 - $539
Includes internal flights:
No
Length of safari:
9 days
Best months:
All year
Countries visited:
Parks visited:
Activity level:
Easy - Game drives, bush dinners
Safari type:
Adventure safaris Big five Romantic safaris Romantic Cultural safaris Cultural Birding safaris Birding
*Prices are estimates and used as guidelines only. Please contact the tour operator for an exact quote.
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Explore the best of Southern Africa on this 9 day Southern African Safari with Jenman Safaris, which includes; Cape Town & Table Mountain, Cape Point, Big Five Game Viewing in Kruger National Park, Sunset Cruise on the Zambezi River and Victoria Falls.

A standard lodge package highlighting Cape Town, the Great Kruger National Park and Victoria Falls

Highlights: Cape Town & Table Mountain, Cape Peninsula & Cape Point, Big 5 game viewing in Greater Kruger National Park area, Sunset cruise on the Zambezi River, Victoria Falls

MEALS: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner


Day 1: Cape Town    

On arrival at Cape Town International Airport you will be met by a representative from Jenman African Safaris, who will transfer you to your hotel. You have the remainder of the day at leisure to acclimatize and relax at the hotel facilities.

Accommodation:     Cape Milner Hotel or similar (side-view rooms with en- suite bathrooms, bar & restaurant)

 

Day 2: Cape Town [B]

This morning you will be collected and taken on an orientation tour of the city. You will see the Company Gardens, Greenmarket Square, the SA Museum and Bo-Kaap. The afternoon can be spent at leisure. We suggest a visit to the V&A Waterfront, situated in the heart of Cape Town’s working harbour, offering an abundance of indoor shopping and entertainment.

Accommodation:      Cape Milner Hotel or similar 

 

Optional activities in Cape Town
Below is a list of some of the most popular optional activities on offer in Cape Town. Pre-booking is recommended to avoid disappointment. The rates are per person and are quoted in South African Rand. All activities are subject to availability and may require a minimum amount of passengers to operate.  Certain activities only operate at specific times of the year or certain days of the week. Please contact our reservation office for further information. Please contact our reservation office for further information. Should you wish to partake in an activity that is not listed below, we will gladly assist you with rates and reservations.

Township Tour                             R 502.00
Shark Cage Diving                        R 1,850.00
Give Back Cultural Field Trip         R 750.00

*Please note prices are subject to change


Day 3: Cape Town [B]

The day is spent exploring the Cape Peninsula and visiting Hout Bay on the Atlantic coast before heading off to Cape Point for lunch (not included). In the afternoon we head back via the Boulders Beach penguin colony.

Accommodation:     Cape Milner Hotel or similar  (side-view rooms with en- suite bathrooms, bar & restaurant)

 

Day 4: Cape Town to Greater Kruger National Park   [BD]

In the morning you will be transferred to Cape Town International Airport for your flight to Eastgate Airport in Hoedspruit (not included in the price). Here you will be met and transferred to your lodge situated just outside the Kruger National Park. The afternoon is spent on a Big 5 sunset drive in the private concession.

Accommodation:      Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, bar & restaurant) 


Day 5: Greater Kruger National Park    [BLD]

Early this morning and later this afternoon you head off in open vehicles into the private concession in search of Africa’s Big 5. Keep those cameras ready! If you would like to get up close and personal with the animals you might want to arrange an optional guided walk with armed rangers.

Accommodation:       Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, bar & restaurant)


Day 6: Greater Kruger National Park to Johannesburg    [B]

This morning you will be taken back to Eastgate Airport for your flight to Johannesburg (not included in the price). On arrival proceed to your hotel, which is located right at OR Tambo for your overnight stay.

Accommodation:    City Lodge at OR Tambo or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, bar & restaurant)


Based at Africa’s busiest airport, City Lodge at OR Tambo Airport will provide business and leisure travellers with homely accommodation that is ideal for those commuting to and from Johannesburg and perfect for those who require immediate access to the airport. OR Tambo Airport offers a number of services from banking to a wide range of retailers, so whether it’s a good book or a scrumptious meal, the airport’s facilities have everything you need. The hotel boasts a fitness room as well as a deck with a pool and a large commercial area with a coffee shop.


Day 7: Victoria Falls    [B]

Today you’ll head to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Enjoy the marvellous views from the plane (flight not included in tour price) and embark on an adventure in Southern Africa’s Adventure Capital. After arrival at Victoria Falls, you will be transferred to your accommodation. In the afternoon, you can relax on a sunset cruise on the mighty Zambezi River.

Accommodation:    Ilala Lodge or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, bar & restauran


Ilala Lodge offers distinguished accommodation in warm elegant surroundings. The decor evokes an era of early adventure and the quest for discovery in Africa. The Hotel is ideally situated being the closest to the mighty Victoria Falls as well as the town centre. The National Park borders the front of the property and wild animals often graze on the hotel lawns, with the spray of the falls in the background.


Day 8: Victoria Falls    [B]

After breakfast you will be taken on a guided tour of the Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. There will still be time for optional activities should you wish to book additional excursions. 

Accommodation:    Ilala Lodge or similar (rooms with en-suite bathrooms, swimming pool, bar & restaurant)


Optional activities in Victoria Falls

Below is a list of some of the most popular optional activities on offer in Victoria Falls. Pre-booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.  The rates are per person and are quoted in US Dollars. All activities are subject to availability and may require a minimum amount of passengers to operate. Certain activities only operate at specific times of the year. Please contact our reservation office for further information.  Should you wish to partake in an activity that is not listed below, we will gladly assist you with rates and reservations.

115 Minute Helicopter Flight                                    $ 172.50 (excl. levies)
22 Minute Helicopter Flight                                    $ 270.00 (excl. levies)
Boma Dinner                                                        $ 65.00
Sunset Cruise                                                      $ 57.50
Dinner Cruise                                                       $ 86.50
Bungi Jump                                                         $ 171.00
Canoeing (full day)                                               $ 172.50
Horse Back Safaris (novice)                                 $ 92.00
Rafting (full day, low water)                                   $ 172.50
Rafting (full day, high water)                                  $ 161.00
Flying Fox (Cable Slide)                                       $ 48.50
Gorge Swing                                                       $ 109.00
Zip Line                                                              $ 79.00
Canopy Tour                                                       $ 60.50
Tram & Bridge Champagne Sunset Tour               $ 75.00
Moonlight Dinner Run (tram)                                $ 170.00

*Please note prices are subject to change


Day 9: End of Tour   [B]

Depending on your departure time, you will be taken to Victoria Falls Airport for your onward flight.  We hope to welcome you on one of our African adventures again soon.

 

Listed below are hotels/lodges/resorts that the safari tour operator can accomodate for you.

  • Cape Milner Hotel or similar
  • Shiduli Private Game Lodge or similar
  • City Lodge at OR Tambo or similar
  • Ilala Lodge or similar

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Jenman Safaris

- We offer private/custom safaris
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- Our main focus is: Luxury safaris
- We book international flights
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Since: Mar 2013

Parks you will visit

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Animals you will see

Aardvark
Aardvark
African buffalo
African buffalo
African caracal
African caracal
Baboon
Baboon
Bat-eared fox
Bat-eared fox
Rhinoceros
Rhinoceros
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Horseback riding
Horseback riding
Bird watching
Bird watching
Boating / canoeing
Boating / canoeing
Bush walks
Bush walks
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Game drives
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