South African Adventure (Sep 21, 2011)

Gathering participants for this tour to South Africa!

Tour Dates:  Sep 21-29, 2011

Tour Price:   From $3,580++ per person (with Full Board Meals)

Day 01  / Sep 21

Midnight departure from Manila on board prestigious airlines on your way to Johannesburg, South Africa. Enjoy. Upon arrival transfer to transfer to Mpumalanga Province with lunch en route. Late arrival at our hotel situated along the banks of the Sabie River. In close proximity is the world-famous Kruger National Park, as well as Bourke's Luck Potholes, God's Window, the Blyde River Canyon, Pilgrims' Rest and many other places of interest. The driver will suggest the best view based on the prevailing weather conditions and time available. Dinner at hotel.

Day 02 / Sep 22

Breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards you are transferred to the Kruger National Park, where you will board open safari vehicles for a full day’s excursion. The park offers a wildlife experience that ranks with the best in Africa. It is unrivalled in the diversity of its life forms and a world leader in advanced environmental management techniques and policies. Enjoy a buffet lunch before continuing your game drive explorations. Late afternoon return to the hotel, to freshen up before dinner at hotel.

Day 03 / Sep 23

After breakfast and check-out we drive to the Sun City, unique in the context of world resorts, with a combination of features unmatched anywhere, draws thousands of visitors each year to its four top-quality hotels, a Vacation Club plus magnificent sporting and recreational facilities including 2 world class golf courses, and the magical Lost City Water Park, The Valley of Waves. Lunch en-route and dinner at the Calabash Restaurant.

Day 04 / Sep 24

The whole day is free for individual activities. You may want to playa round of golf or spend the afternoon at the Valley of Waves. Lunch at Sun Terrace Restaurant and dinner at Orchid Restaurant.

Day 05 / Sep 25

Drive to Pretoria for sightseeing with visit to Voortrekker Museum, built in honor of the Voortrekkers (pioneers) who left the Cape Colony. Lunch at a Chinese Restaurant. Then to Gold Reef City to savor the offering of traditional African music, dance and history found throughout the complex. Nowhere else will the tourist find such a comprehensive and colourful depiction of mining life at the turn of the nineteenth century when you visit the Gold Reef Gold Mine. Enjoy an underground mining experience and the sight of a gold bar being poured from the furnace. Enjoy a dinner at the famous Carnivore Restaurant where you can taste game meats.

Day 06 / Sep 26

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Cape Town. Upon arrival visit an Ostrich Farm where you will be taken for a guided tour about the breeding and ranching of these fascinating birds. Lunch at farm and know how ostrich taste like. Visit Table Mountain (weather permitting) which, over the centuries, has become one of South Africa’s best known landmarks. The fa-mous flat top is approximately 3 km wide and its highest point  1086m above sea level. The summit can be reached by a cable car with a revolving floor for panoramic views. Dinner at a Chinese Restaurant.
Day 07 / Sep 27


Drive to Hout Bay Harbour by taking the Nauticat Launch Cruise to view the seals of Duiker Island. Enjoy a lobster lunch at the famous Bertha’s Restaurant. Continue onto Simonstown to get a closer look at the penguins at Boulders Beach. Then take a breathtaking drive that will lead you to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, undoubtedly one of the Cape’s biggest attractions. Situated at the most southern point of the Cape Peninsula, and flanked by the cold Atlantic Ocean on the west and the warm Indian Ocean on the east, world-famous for its unique flora and fauna and spectacular scenery, the nature reserve is unique world wide. The reserve has a spectacular coastline, with Cape Point boasting the highest sea cliffs in South Africa. Dinner at a Chinese restaurant with a sliced of Abalone.

Day 08 / Sep 28

After breakfast, departure transfer to the airport for your flight back to Manila

Day 09 / Sep 29

Arrival in Manila. Home Sweet Home!

View of Table Mountain, Cape Town, South Africa
Photo from South Africa in 1

Kruger National Park - Game Reserve
Photo from Kruger National Park

Sun City, South Africa
Photo from Ikapa