12 Days In South Africa & Mozambique

Image © Cape Grace / RockFig Safari Lodge / Santorini Mozambique

Explore the wonders of Cape Town & it’s surroundings, staying at the majestic Cape Grace Hotel with Table Mountain as your backdrop, followed by a Big Five Safari in a Private Nature Reserve in Kruger National Park at the intimate RockFig Safari Lodge.  Your final destination is the beautiful tropical coastline of Mozambique, staying in the luxurious Santorini Lodge overlooking the Bazaruto Archipelago islands.


• 3 nights at Cape Grace Hotel (Bed & Breakfast)

The luxury Cape Grace Hotel is situated on a private quay positioned between Cape Town’s vibrant V&A Waterfront and the tranquil yacht marina.

• 4 nights at RockFig Safari Lodge (Fully Inclusive)

In the heart of Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, adjacent to the world famous Kruger National Park this luxury private safari lodge is the perfect safari destination to seek out the Big Five.

• 4 nights at Santorini Mozambique (Fully Inclusive)

Santorini Mozambique sits on an elevated position, on the Southern mainland coast of Mozambique, overlooking beautiful turquoise waters.  This luxurious property brings a mix of influences from Greece, India and Asia which can be seen in the architecture and other finer details and from where guests can enjoy stunning views over the Bazaruto Archipelago islands.

• Flexible departures any day

Although it is possible to book this tour as shown above, it is entirely customisable. We can add or delete days, change the accommodation used and generally design the tour to suit your individual requirements.  Contact one of our team to discuss your travel requirements.




VIP Meet & Greet: Cape Town International Airport

Welcome to Cape Town! On arrival you will be met at the door of your aircraft with your name on a paging board. Should your aircraft be directed to the apron and not the terminal building, you will be transported to the terminal by bus where you Meet and Greet will be waiting for you as you step off the bus. You will then be assisted through immigration, baggage collection and customs and transferred in your private vehicle to The Cape Grace Hotel.

Overnight The Cape Grace Hotel in a Fairmont Harbour View Room (Bed & Breakfast)

DAY TWO – CAPE TOWN –  Private Full Day Tour: Cape Peninsula 

• Explore Kalk Bay – Meet the Resident Seals & Fishing Folk
• Explore – Conservation Walk near Boulders, Simon’s Town
• Explore Cape Point – History, Wildlife & Nature
• Explore – Noordhoek Farm Village with a Cheeky ‘Kick Ass’ Ice Cream or Coffee
• Early Evening Sundowners – Cape Peninsula
• Explore – Cape Town’s most scenic road with all 144 curves of Chapman’s Peak Drive

Your tour begins at Kalk Bay, best known for its working fishing harbour and bohemian feel. Browse the arts and crafts on offer, perhaps do a bit of shopping in the quirky fashion boutiques and enjoy the antiques and collectables along the main strip.

Next, head over to Simon’s Town for those keen to find out more about the rich history surrounding this naval town, museums and monuments providing plenty of insight. Bringing this naval town to life is an insight into the shark diving industry and stories of Just Nuisance – Great Dane, WWII mascot and only dog ever enlisted in the Royal Navy.

Before heading into the Cape Peninsula itself  search for your own rogue penguins – a splinter colony away from the crowded boardwalks over the main breeding site – on a beach known only to locals. The tour continues with a gentle hike in the Cape Peninsula Reserve, exploring secluded beaches, and this region’s unique wildlife. The return journey weaves back to Cape Town via Noordhoek Farm Village a food artisan hub of the Peninsula and – time permitting – stopping for a sundowner at a local brewery, vineyard, beach or scenic look-out, whatever takes your fancy.

*Please note that during your morning brief your guide may advise changing the route of your tour to allow for crowds during peak seasons so that you can spend maximum time exploring outside the vehicle.

*Lunch options are a choice of local eats, fine dining,wild picnic lunch or a tasting table experience (lunch at an additional cost.)

*Entrance fees are included.

Overnight The Cape Grace Hotel in a Fairmont Harbour View Room (Bed & Breakfast)

DAY THREE – CAPE TOWN – Private Full Day Tour: Winelands 

• Explore – Stellenbosch Village
• Wine Tasting – Tokara Winery
• Explore – Franschhoek, boutique shops, galleries & cafés
• Explore – Wine Tasting & unique experience
• Wine Tasting – Boutique Wine Farm off the Beaten Track

Today you explore one of the most scenically beautiful areas in South Africa, visiting fascinating towns and taking a look into off-the-beaten-track farms which revel in their old-world roots and influences.

Spend time in Stellenbosch, browsing through its wealth of appealing stores and museums and sip local coffee blends in tempting cafés. Your tasting experience will commence at one of the iconic wine estates, let the pairing of wine awaken your senses before you meander through lush gardens bursting with life. Admire a collection of contemporary art, see the highest-growing vines and, from an elevated point, take in the stunning vistas over an old-world estate.

After lunch, you visit some of the smaller, boutique and family-owned wine estates for a more intimate wine tasting. Discover Franschhoek, established by the French Huguenots in 1688, this town retains its historic charm but has fused it with a contemporary vibe. It boasts gourmet restaurants, appealing boutiques and art galleries.

*Lunch options are a choice of local eats, fine dining or a wild picnic lunch (lunch at an additional cost.)

*All tasting fees, entry and attraction fees included

Overnight The Cape Grace Hotel in a Fairmont Harbour View Room (Bed & Breakfast)


Today you will transfer to Cape Town Airport for the flight to Hoedspruit Airport.  You will be met on arrival by your Guide from RockFig Safari Lodge and transfer to Timbavati Private Nature Reserve, your home for the next 4 nights.

4 nights at Rockfig Safari Lodge – Luxury Suites

Your stay includes: All meals, local drinks, 2 scheduled safari activities per day, return airstrip transfers and laundry.
Lodge activities include: Game drives and bush walks. Maximum 4 guests per safari vehicle.

Excludes – Conservation Levy

Overnight RockFig Safari Lodge  in a Luxury Suite (Fully Inclusive + Activities)


Transfer by road to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport for your flight to Vilanculos, Mozambique.  You will be met on arrival by a Driver who will transfer you to Santorini Lodge.

Settle into your ocean view Suite, home for the next 4 nights.

Your stay includes: All meals, local brand drinks, non-motorised activities, shared return Vilanculos Airport transfers, Wi-Fi and laundry.  Resort activities: kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, beach volleyball and cricket, gym baskets and snorkelling equipment, 2 hour villages and school tour.

Overnight Santorini Mozambique  in a Suite (Fully Inclusive + Activities)

Includes Value Add for bookings of 3 nights or more:
Welcome spa treatment choose between a 15 minute hand or foot ritual treatment and a complimentary private snorkeling trip to Magaruque Island including a picnic lunch, refreshments and an optional stop at Pansy Island (Park fees excluded).


Today transfer from Santorini Lodge to Vilanculos Airport for your onward flight.

Prices & Booking Information

12 Days From USD$8379 Per Person

Contact Us For Details and Prices
Based on a minimum of 2 adults traveling together

  • Subject to our standard Terms & Conditions
  • Subject to change & availability of services at time of booking
  • Price valid for travel date 1st-12th May 2024 – for alternative travel dates please Contact Us>>

Inclusive of:

  • The Meet and Greet at the airport upon arrival and assistance upon departure. Transfers Airport – hotels and vice versa
  • All scheduled transfers
  • All excursions specifically listed in the itinerary
  • On Safari – All meals, local brand drinks, daily safari activities, return airstrip transfers and laundry. Lodge activities: 2 schedule game drives per day and walking safari’s. Maximum 4 guests per safari vehicle.
  • Santorini Lodge – All meals, local brand drinks, non-motorised activities, shared return Vilanculos Airport transfers, Wi-Fi and laundry. Resort activities: kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, beach volleyball and cricket, gym baskets and snorkelling equipment, 2 hour villages and school tour.
  • All taxes

Exclusive of:

  • International and internal airfare
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Any activities not mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals and drinks during Cape Town excursions
  • Conservation Levy
  • Visa fees

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Any of our own Gamewatchers team of Safari Advisors based in the USA, Canada, the UK, India and Australia will be glad to be of service in arranging your safari, helping you plan your trip, confirming prices, answering your questions and booking your choice of safari camps and lodges for you.

Our Safari Advisors have helped many hundreds of our guests to plan their trips and will be delighted to assist you and to help you plan your ideal safari.

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