Hiking South Africa

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Run by: G Adventures

Reference number: DSHS

From: £1599.20

This lively tour through South Africa is filled with enough excitement to keep you€tive and on your feet. Hike up the famous Table Mountain. Explore the kingdoms of Lesotho and Swaziland. Discover the true meaning of "Ubuntu" as you dance and laugh with the locals over a traditional meal in the Kruger area. Whether you get a taste of the beach or the biltong, this 17-day journey will satisfy any craving for adventure.

Day 1 Cape Town

Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Cape Town (1B)

Enjoy an included hike to the top of Table Mountain, taking in the views of the city bowl, peninsula, and Robben Island. In the evening have dinner at the Waterfront, or one of the great restaurants in the city.

Day 3 Cape Town/Oudtshoorn (1B)

Travel into the Klein Karoo on the famous Route 62. Opt to enjoy a wine tasting along the way.

Day 4 Oudtshoorn/Stormsrivier

Before leaving Oudtshoorn, opt to explore the Cango Caves or visit an ostrich farm. Cross over the Outeniqua Mountains into the Garden Route. Stop at the Bloukrans Bridge for those brave enough to try the bungee jump, and arrive in the forest village of Stormsrivier for the night.

Day 5 Tsitsikamma National Park (1B)

Set out on an included hike along the famous Otter Trail, inside the Tsitsikamma National Park. This beautiful coastal trail passes the picturesque suspension bridges, and visits breathtaking waterfalls.

Day 6 Addo Elephant National Park (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a wildlife safari drive in our vehicle. Be on the watch for elephants and other wildlife. Spend the night camping under the stars.

Day 7 Addo Elephant National Park/Graaff-Reinet (1B)

Travel into the vast semi-desert of the Great Karoo and overnight in the town of Graaff-Reinet, just outside the Camdeboo National Park. Opt to hike in the Valley of Desolation for beautiful views over the surrounding area, or explore this quaint Karoo town.

Day 8 Graaff-Reinet/Lesotho (1B)

Cross the border into the highest independent state in the world.

Day 9 Lesotho

Enjoy free time in the morning for horseback riding, or mountain biking, through this beautiful mountainous country. In the afternoon hike with a local guide to discover hidden waterfalls, before watching the sun set over "The Kingdom in the Sky’.

Day 10 Lesotho/Drakensberg (1D)

Return to South Africa and set up camp in the foothills of the mountain.

Day 11 Drakensberg (1B, 1D)

Set off on an included hike along Tugela Gorge in Royal Natal NP.

Day 12 Drakensberg/Saint Lucia (1B)

Travel through KwaZulu-Natal to Saint Lucia on the coast of Zululand.

Day 13 Saint Lucia

Enjoy a free day to explore. Opt to take a wildlife safari drive in Hluluwe - iMfolozi Park, go horseback riding on the beach, or join the CEO for a walk through town and out to the beach, where you can spot hippos and crocodiles in the estuary.

Day 14 Saint Lucia/Swaziland

Cross another border into Swaziland and stay in traditional beehive huts in Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary.

Day 15 Swaziland/Hazyview (1D)

Continue exploring Mlilwane Sanctuary in the morning, joining your CEO on a walk to see some of the resident wildlife, then cross back into South Africa, and head to our safari camp just outside the famous Kruger National Park.

Day 16 Kruger National Park (1B, 1D)

Enjoy a full-day wildlife safari drive in the Kruger Park (in our vehicle). Experience a traditional dinner and local dancing in the evening.

Day 17 Hazyview/Johannesburg (1B)

Transfer back to Johannesburg, South Africa’s largest city. The tour ends upon arrival.

Departures

Departure Date Return Date Availability Price
20/01/2019 05/02/2019 5 £1699.15
10/02/2019 26/02/2019 0 £1999.00
24/02/2019 12/03/2019 6 £1599.20
24/03/2019 09/04/2019 12 £2069.00
21/04/2019 07/05/2019 12 £2069.00
19/05/2019 04/06/2019 14 £2069.00
23/06/2019 09/07/2019 14 £2069.00
07/07/2019 23/07/2019 14 £2139.00
28/07/2019 13/08/2019 14 £2139.00
18/08/2019 03/09/2019 13 £2139.00
08/09/2019 24/09/2019 14 £2069.00
29/09/2019 15/10/2019 14 £2069.00
20/10/2019 05/11/2019 14 £2069.00
10/11/2019 26/11/2019 13 £2069.00
01/12/2019 17/12/2019 14 £1999.00
15/12/2019 31/12/2019 14 £1999.00
05/01/2020 21/01/2020 14 £1999.00
26/01/2020 11/02/2020 14 £1999.00
09/02/2020 25/02/2020 14 £1999.00
01/03/2020 17/03/2020 14 £2069.00
15/03/2020 31/03/2020 14 £2069.00
05/04/2020 21/04/2020 14 £2069.00
19/04/2020 05/05/2020 14 £2069.00
10/05/2020 26/05/2020 14 £2069.00
24/05/2020 09/06/2020 14 £2069.00
14/06/2020 30/06/2020 14 £2069.00
28/06/2020 14/07/2020 14 £2069.00
19/07/2020 04/08/2020 14 £2139.00
02/08/2020 18/08/2020 14 £2139.00
23/08/2020 08/09/2020 14 £2139.00
06/09/2020 22/09/2020 14 £2069.00
27/09/2020 13/10/2020 14 £2069.00
11/10/2020 27/10/2020 14 £2069.00
01/11/2020 17/11/2020 14 £2069.00
15/11/2020 01/12/2020 14 £2069.00
06/12/2020 22/12/2020 14 £1999.00
20/12/2020 05/01/2021 14 £1999.00
10/01/2021 26/01/2021 14 £1999.00

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