This 7 night Southern Africa escape embraces 3 nights in the iconic city of Cape Town before transporting you to Botswana to experience two different safari destinations in the heart of the Okavango Delta. You will stay in exquisite 5 star accommodation including the Belmond Mount Nelson Cape Town, Belmond Eagle Island and Belmond Khwai River Lodge.
Valid for travel between 01 Jul 2019 to 30 Sep 2019
Arrive in Cape Town and transfer to the opulent Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel. With a stay at the Mount Nelson you are following in the footsteps of Winston Churchill, John Lennon and Nelson Mandela. The heated pools and lush gardens make a perfect setting to relax in an hotel that oozes old world charm.
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast before you depart on you full day Cape Peninsula tour. The Cape Peninsula tour begins with a scenic drive along the Atlantic coast, passing through the cosmopolitan suburbs of Sea Point and Camps Bay to Hout Bay, one of Cape Town’s best-kept secrets. Here, you can take a short boat trip to Duiker Island (for own account and time permitting) to view the Cape Fur Seals which inhabit the island. From there we travel to the Cape Point, a breathtaking rocky promontory. The Cape Peninsula tour returns by way of Simon’s Town, Fish Hoek and Muizenberg, with a stop at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens. (B)
Travel by cable car to the top of Table Mountain (excludes cableway ticket fee and weather permitting), then descend and pass through the Malay Quarter, city centre and Company Gardens. The afternoon is at your leisure. (B)
Today you will take a short flight from Cape Town to Maun whe you will board your light aircraft flight and fly into the heart of the Okavango Delta. After you have settled into your luxury room at Belomnd Eagle Island lodge enjoy afternoon game activities. Belmond Eagle Island Lodge brings timeless luxury to the Botswana wetlands. High-ceilinged tented rooms flood with light; each has a plunge pool and oversized bed with views of the Delta. (B) (L) (D)
Enjoy morning and afternoon game activities. Including walking safaris, mokoro canoe rides and moterboat safaris to explore the deltas waterways. (B) (L) (D)
Transfer by light aircraft to Belmond Khwai River Lodge where you will spend the next two nights. The Khwai area is known for being one of Southern Africa most beautiful and game rich areas. Your day will be spent on morning and afternoon game drives looking for the areas abundant wildlife, including healthy numbers of lions, wild dogs and hyenas. (B) (L) (D)
Enjoy morning and afternoon game drives. (B) (L) (D)
Enjoy an early morning game drive before being taking a light aircraft fight back to Maun. (D)