South African Splendours with Kenya - 2017

  • A complete all inclusive tour
  • Stay at top quality hotels
  • American buffet breakfast at the hotels.
  • Stay 03 nights in Cape Town
  • Ride the cable car to the top of the beautiful Table Mountain for breathtaking views
  • Guided tour of Cape Town
  • Visit the famous Victoria and Alfred Waterfront – Cape Town’s biggest tourist attraction
  • Full day tour to the Cape of Good Hope
  • Enjoy a cruise to Seal Island
  • Visit Cape Point where the Atlantic and Indian Ocean meet
  • Ride the funicular to the top of the lighthouse
  • See the Jackass Penguins at Boulders beach
  • Visit Simons Town
  • Stay 02 nights in Knysna – paradise on Earth
  • Cruise on the Knysna Lagoon
  • The beautiful Garden Route included – Oudtshoorn, Knysna
  • Visit Cango Caves – beautiful stalagmite and stalactite formations
  • Visit the Cheetah Ranch – an unique experience with the fastest land animal
  • Stay 01 night in Sun City - a city that never sleeps
  • Stay 01 night in Johannesburg
  • Visit the Gold Reef city in Johannesburg
  • City tour of Nairobi
  • 02 full days of game viewing in Masai Mara
  • A relaxed tour with ample time for shopping
  • Visit 07 cities in 11 days: Cape Town, Knysna, Oudtshoorn, Sun City, Johannesburg, Nairobi, Masai Mara.
  • Services of a professional and experienced Tour Manager traveling with you throughout your tour

Itinerary - South African Splendours with Kenya - 2017

    Day 01
  • Welcome aboard! Enter the world of Vacations Exotica as you begin your memorable journey of South Africa. Arrive into Cape Town. Enjoy the city sights of Cape Town on a guided city tour. Take the cable car to the top of Table Mountain. Today embark on your journey to South Africa. On arrival into Cape Town you will be met by our professional and experienced tour manager / local representative in the arrival area located outside the customs hall. Proceed to your hotel and check in. Later proceed on an exciting guided city tour of this beautiful city with the majestic Table Mountain in the backdrop. See the Houses of Parliament, the District Six Museum and the Malay Quarter. Ride a cable car to the top of “Table Mountain” (weather permitting) for breathtaking views of the ocean and city. Visit the famous Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, one of Cape Town’s biggest tourist attractions and drive past some of the best beaches of Cape Town. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Garden Court or similar in Cape Town (D)
  • Day 02
  • Seal Island Cruise. Visit the famous Cape of Good Hope. See the Jackass Penguins. Visit Simon’s Town. After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, proceed on an exciting full-day Cape Peninsula Tour. Proceed to Hout Bay, a colorful and entertaining village and enjoy a cruise to Seal Island, to view seals and sea birds at Duiker Island (weather permitting). After lunch, continue to the Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve, marvel at the scenery en route to Cape Point, at the South Western tip of the reserve, in the African continent; ascend to the top by Funicular. Later drive along the False Bay Coast and visit the Boulders Beach to see the famous Jackass Penguins. Later, enjoy a short stop at the Simon’s Town, a scenic town and an important naval base. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Garden Court or similar in Cape Town (B, L, D)
  • Day 03
  • Visit the scenic towns of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch. Today enjoy wine tasting. After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, proceed on an orientation tour of Cape winelands. Visit the scenic towns of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch where you can enjoy local wine and cheese, do not miss an opportunity to buy wine from the wine estate. After an Indian lunch, rest of the day is free for you to enjoy some shopping opportunities at the Victoria and Albert Waterfront. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Garden Court or similar in Cape Town (B, L, D)
  • Day 04
  • Onto Knysna. En-route visit the Mossel Bay. Enjoy a boat trip on Knysna Lagoon After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, check out and proceed to Knysna. En-route visit the town of Mossel Bay for an orientation tour. Enjoy lunch on arrival in Mossel Bay before continuing to Knysna. Take a stroll through the centre of town, get caught up in the vibrant and happy jostle of coffee shops, art galleries, workshops, gift shops and flea markets filled with locals and buskers, café’ society and visitors. On arrival in Knysna enjoy an afternoon boat trip on the Knysna Lagoon to view the famous Knysna Heads aboard the pleasure boat, the John Benn. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Graywood or similar in Knysna (B, L, D)
  • Day 05
  • See the magnificent Cango Caves. Visit Oudtshoorn, the feather capital of the world. Visit the Cango Wild Life Ranch. After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, visit the Cango Caves, internationally renowned as one of the world’s great natural wonders sculpted by nature through the ages, their fascinating limestone formation occurs in a variety of ways. Later, visit the Highgate Ostrich Ranch. Here come face to face with the biggest bird in the world. Enjoy an Indian lunch. Later, visit the Cheetah and Crocodile Farm (Cango Wildlife Ranch) where crocodiles ranging from 50 cms. to four meters in length, inhabit the ranch. Return to your hotel later in the afternoon. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Graywood or similar in Knysna (B, D)
  • Day 06
  • Onto Sun City After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, check out and proceed to the airport for your flight to Johannesburg. On arrival, drive to Sun City and Check in to the hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure. Tonight enjoy an Indian Dinner. Overnight at Hotel Cabanas or similar in Sun City (B, D)
  • Day 07
  • Onto Johannesburg. Enjoy a tour of Gold Reef City. After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, check out and drive to Johannesburg. After an Indian lunch, visit the Gold Reef City, a replica of old-time Johannesburg. Travel back in time as you take a ride on a penny-farthing or stroll through the olden day houses. Also enjoy a gold pouring demonstration and a spectacular dance performance by the miners. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at Hotel Peermont Metcourt or similar in Johannesburg (B, L, D)
  • Day 08
  • Welcome to Kenya! City tour of Nairobi After a buffet breakfast at the hotel, check out and transfer to the airport for your flight to Nairobi. On arrival at Nairobi Airport, transfer to your hotel and check in. Later proceed on a city tour which takes you to Nairobi’s landmarks – Parliament buildings, Kenyatta International 1st founding President of Kenya – Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, and to a lookout point where spectacular views of the city of Nairobi awaits you, then onto The City market for some shopping. Tonight enjoy an Indian dinner. Overnight at the Hotel Intercontinental / Eka or similar in Nairobi (B, D)
  • Day 09
  • Onto Masai Mara. Enjoy your game drive Today, after buffet breakfast drive to Masai Mara Game Reserve–Jewel of Kenya’s Game Park. The Masai Mara one of the greatest wildernesses of the world. This enormous Reserve actually part of the vast Serengeti plains famously known for its spectacular great wildebeest migration and is a true home of the big five-Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Rhino and Cape Buffalo. Upon arrival, enjoy lunch. Later, explore the reserve on a late evening game drive. Followed by relaxing around the lodge fire before dinner. Overnight at Keekorok Lodge or similar in Masai Mara (B, L, D)
  • Day 10
  • A full day of game-viewing! Early morning, set out on an exciting game-drive to view the teeming wildlife savoring their morning kill. Drive around to search for the myriad species of game that make this reserve their home. If lucky, you can witness the kill in action, moment by moment, right in front of your unbelieving eyes! Return to your lodge just in time for breakfast. Later, enjoy the stunning surroundings as you have time at leisure. After a sumptuous Indian lunch at your lodge, proceed for another exciting game drive, where you can expect to see the famous ‘Big Five’. In the evening, enjoy a delicious Indian dinner at your lodge. Overnight at Keekorok Lodge or similar in Masai Mara. (B, L, D)
  • Day 11
  • Farewell!! This morning, after an American breakfast proceed to the Airport to board your flight back home. Return home with wonderful memories of your holiday with Vacations Exotica. (B)

InClusions - South African Splendours with Kenya - 2017

    SIGHTSEEING AND EXCURSIONS SOUTH AFRICA
  • Cape Town : Guided city tour including Houses of Parliament, District Six Museum, Malay Quarter, etc. : Cable car to the top of ‘Table Mountain’ : Full-day tour to the Cape of Good Hope, : View the Jackass penguins at Boulders beach : Visit Simons Town : Enjoy a cruise to ‘Seal Island’ : Visit the towns of Franschhoek and Stellenbosch : Enjoy wine and cheese tasting Knysna : Visit the Mossel Bay : Enjoy a cruise on Knysna Lagoon. Oudtshoorn : Visit the Ostrich Farm. : Visit the Cango Caves : Visit the Cheetah Ranch and Crocodile Farm Sun City : Enjoy the glitz and glamour of this entertainment complex Johannesburg : Visit the Gold Reef City KENYA : Orientation Tour of the City Nairobi : City tour Masai Mara : Enthralling game viewing drives : Visit the Masai Mara National Reserve HOTELS : Chance to see the ‘Big Five’ • 03 nights accommodation at Hotel Garden Court or similar in Cape Town. 02 nights accommodation at Hotel Graywood or similar in Knysna. 01 night accommodation at Hotel Cabanas or similar in Sun City. 01 night accommodation at Hotel Peermont Metcourt or similar in
  • Johannesburg
  • 01 night accommodation at Hotel Eka / Intercontinental or similar in Nairobi 02 night accommodation at Keekorok Lodge or similar in Masai Mara
  • MEALS
  • Daily buffet breakfast at the hotel. Indian Jain / Vegetarian lunches as specified in the itinerary Daily Indian Jain / Vegetarian / Non-vegetarian Indian dinners TRANSFERS
  • All transfers and excursions as specified in the itinerary will be by an air conditioned coach AIRFARE, VISAS AND OVERSEAS TRAVEL INSURANCE Return economy class group airfare as per the itinerary Cost of ticket taxes Cost of Overseas Travel Insurance Cost of South Africa / Kenya single entry visa All local taxes as of 1st January 2016 TOUR MANAGER
  • Services of a professional and experienced Tour Manager or a local represen-tative throughout your tour (Subject to a minimum of 10 full paying passengers)

ExClusions - South African Splendours with Kenya - 2017

  • Cost of deviation - In case you wish to deviate from the group departure dates mentioned in the brochure i.e. either travel before the departure date of your tour or would like to come back on a later date after the tour ends, there will be an additional charge that will be applicable which will be advised to you by our sales team / partner agent. The same subject to availability of seats for the given dates & ticket validity. Kindly also note, the deviation request is to be made at the time of booking or at least 30 days prior to departure date.
  • Tour cost is subject to GOI / RBI regulations under Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS)
  • Any expenses of personal nature such as porterage, laundry, wines, mineral water, food and drink not in the regular menu provided by us, mini bar, telephone calls, pay channels etc.
  • Tips of any nature i.e. drivers, guides, tour managers, etc
  • Meals other than what is mentioned in your itinerary
  • Cost of excursions, city sightseeing, entrance fees and local guides availed of by the passengers, other than that mentioned in ‘What your tour price includes’
  • Tips of 05 USD per person per day for the duration of the tour

Tour Cost Dates - South African Splendours with Kenya - 2017

    October to November
    Per Person on Per Child without Bed Twin Share (Below 12 years)
    Ex-Mumbai: ` 1,08,000 + USD 1,550 ` 85,000 + USD 650
    Single Room Supplement : USD 450 Check for
    January to March
    Ex-Mumbai: ` 1,08,000 + USD 1,699 ` 85,000 + USD 750
    Single Room Supplement : USD 450
    TOUR COST (SOUTH AFRICAN SPLENDOURS)
    October to November
    Per Person on Per Child without Bed Twin Share (Below 12 years)
    Ex-Mumbai: ` 90,000 + USD 899 ` 79,000 + USD 299
    Single Room Supplement : USD 300
    January to March
    Ex-Mumbai: ` 90,000 + USD 950 ` 79,000 + USD 350
    Single Room Supplement : USD 300
    Note:
  • As a third person in a triple room, the 3rd person in the room will get a rollaway bed. The room size may be the same as the double room. Govt. of India Goods and Services Tax (GST) as applicable on both INR & USD Component
  • OVERSEAS TRAVEL INSURANCE
  • It is extremely important to possess an overseas travel insurance policy before you travel on your tour. Keeping your convenience in mind, we have included the cost of overseas travel insurance for the duration of the tour, in your tour cost. However for any passengers above the age of 60, and those who extend their holiday, additional charges would apply.
  • VISAS REQUIRED TO TRAVEL ON YOUR TOUR
  • Single-entry South Africa visa Single-entry Kenya visa Important: The dates and granting of Visas is at the sole discretion of the concerned consulate. Vacations Exotica is not responsible for granting of visas and is only a facilitator in the visa application process.
  • Important
  • Vaccination - In case you are traveling to Kenya, it is mandatory to obtain a yellow fever vaccination certificate and carry the same with you on your tour
  • Note
  • The tour will operate subject to a minimum of 10 passengers booking on the tour. Services of a professional and experienced Tour Manager or a local representative.