Sublime South Africa
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Discover our wonderful Pride of Africa tour which takes you from Cape Town to Pretoria, via Kimberley. Visit the historical village of Matjiesfontontein, see the awe-inspiring views from cape point and enjoy amazing walks and magnificent views atop Table Mountain.
Your adventure begins with an overnight flight to Cape Town via Johannesburg.
A great way to begin your time in Cape Town is with a cable car ride to the top of Table Mountain to enjoy panoramic views of the city.
Today, maybe travel to Cape Point where you can admire the awe-inspiring views. Later, travel to Boulders Beach - home to a colony of African Penguins. Or perhaps visit the poignant and moving Robben Island.
Whilst in Cape Town, you'll find a wide range of wonderful scenic walks in all directions from challenging hiking routes within the National Park to relaxing strolls around the waterfront. Meanwhile, wine lovers can sample fabulous wines with a visit to a local vineyard.
Today join the magnificent Pride of Africa and this evening you'll have the opportunity to visit the historical village of Matjiesfontein - a charming Victorian village that's packed full of character.
Travelling through more amazing scenery, the Pride of Africa takes you to Kimberley. Here you'll board the bus for a tour of the city plus a visit to the Diamond Mine Museum and the extraordinary Big Hole.
Today the train travels through the goldfields of the Witwatersrand towards Pretoria. Once a symbol of apartheid, Pretoria now represents Nelson Mandela's movement towards unity and peace. Reflecting its rich history, the city is home to many historic buildings and interesting museums.
Make the most of your final day in South Africa with some more sightseeing in Pretoria. Alternatively, let us arrange a wildlife safari for you in one of the parks close to the city.
Arrive home in the UK.
The itinerary above is just a suggestion and you are free to make adjustments to suit your exact requirements. Please call 01904 734 358 to speak to one of our Tailor-Made Holiday Specialists about tailoring your holiday with GRJ independent.
Our tours of Africa typically depart the UK in the evening, between 7pm and 9:20pm.
Sublime South Africa