14-Night Christmas Special

3 nights at Notten's Bush Camp - Sabi Sands Private Game Reserve bordering the Kruger National Park
6 nights at Crystal Apartments - Camps Bay, Cape Town
5 nights Boschendal Farm - Franschhoek 


The itinerary is subject to availability and accommodation and board basis at each property is as specified.   Both Crystal Apartments and Boschendal Farm are self catering, allowing for a little bit of self sufficiency, with easy access to a variety of eateries in both places.

Includes a car for 15 days during your stay in Cape Town, Transfer to and from Skukuza Airport are also included.

Day 1

Welcome to Johannesburg, South Africa! You will be met at the aircraft door with your name on a paging board and assisted through immigration, baggage collection and customs. You will then be escorted to the domestic departure terminal for your flight to Skukuza, the gateway to the Kruger National Park. Here you will be collected and transferred in an open landrover through the reserve to Notten's Bush Camps (45 minutes). Check in to Notten's Bush Camp in the Sabi Sands private game reserve, bordering Kruger National Park for 3 nights on an all inclusive basis.

Day 2

Watch the sunrise on an early morning game drive in an open landrover with a highly qualified game ranger and tracker. Head back to the lodge for a well earned breakfast on the open veranda overlooking the waterhole. Enjoy a guided bush walk or a spa treatment before heading out for a late afternoon game drive. Sunset drinks are served out in the bush and then the game drive continues after the sun has set with a specially designed spotlight. Return to the lodge for a fire-lit supper in the boma or on the open deck.

Day 3

Early morning game drive. During the day, relax by the large sparkling swimming pool or enjoy time with the family on one of the many game viewing decks. Later that afternoon after a buffet style lunch on the dining deck, head out on the afternoon / evening game drive.

Day 4

After the early morning game drive, you will be transferred by private landrover to Skukuza Airport, where you will board the flight to Cape Town. Collect hire car at Cape Town Airport. Welcome to Camps Bay - The four beaches of Clifton and the long stretch of white, palm tree lined sand at Camps Bay are the most popular sections for sun worshipers. Take scenic walks on the vibrant Promenade, indulge in the cosmopolitan pavement culture of cafes and bistros and be sure to stop for sundowners as the sun slips into the ocean. Between the cool Atlantic Ocean and the iconic Table Mountain, lie The Crystal Apartments. From modern and luxurious studios and two bedroom apartments through to the flagship loft and three bedroom loft apartment, The Crystal is a place that families have called home over the years. Enjoy 6 nights here on a room-only basis.

Day 5

Enjoy the wonderful views from every apartment and recover from the excitement of the safari by relaxing by the swimming pool. Wander down to the beach for a walk and test out the many cafes, bars and restaurants.

Day 6

Spend the morning enjoying a birds eye view of Cape Town. Hike up Lions Head, a gentle walk that is suitable for all the family - followed by a swift lift up to the top of Table Mountain in the world famous cable car. Enjoy the 360 degree views from the top.

Day 7

Spend the day on a private tour of the Cape Peninsular, visiting the lovely sea side towns of Kalk Bay and Simon's Town. See the penguins at Boulders Beach, take a boat trip out to Seal Island from Hout Bay and visit Cape Point, the most south westerly point of Africa.

Day 8

Family fun day in Cape Town city centre. Visit the V&A Waterfront, take a boat trip out to sea on a the Jolly Roger, a real life pirate ship, and enjoy the fascinating street entertainment of the bustling waterfront.

Day 9

Discover South Africa's history on foot.

Day 10

Welcome to Franschhoek, a beautiful village filled with wonderful arts, crafts, antique shops and galleries and is also home to some of the top chefs and restaurants in South Africa. In the heart of the Cape Winelands, surrounded by dramatic mountains and verdant stretches of vineyard, lies the historic farm of Boschendal. Organic vegetable gardens, fruit orchards and free-range cattle provide the farm-to-table produce used to create the cuisine masterpieces served in the elegant restaurant, or used in signature picnics. Savour the estate’s fine wines. You'll have five nights here, on a room only basis, but several eateries are within a short cycle away.

Day 11

Spend the day boarding down some of South Africa's biggest sand dunes or enjoy a day of exploring the Boschendal Farm estate by bike or on foot or simply relax by the pool on the comfy sun loungers.

Day 12

Family friendly wine estates Spier and Waterford Wine Estates offer chocolate tasting and grape juice pairing as well as tractor rides, birds of prey displays and segway tours for the whole family.

Day 13

Jump on board the Winetram and visit several wine estates, stopping for lunch at a lovely restaurant that serves lunch under the shade of huge oak trees, or opt for a gourmet picnic lunch back at Boschendal Farm.

Day 14

Enjoy your final day in the Winelands before returning the hire car to Cape Town Airport and boarding your late evening flight to London Heathrow.

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