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DAY 01 NEW YORK / JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA
Depart New York (JFK) on your international South African Airways flight to Cape Town, via Johannesburg. From the moment you board your South African Airways flight you feel the warm and welcoming African hospitality in every detail of the world class service you are about to experience.

*New York / Johannesburg South African Airways flight #204 11:15am - 8:05am+1

*Direct, non-stop flight from New York to Johannesburg is approximately 16 hours long. Complimentary lunch and breakfast as well as snacks and drinks are served on the flight. On board entertainment is offered on a complimentary basis too.

DAY 02 ARRIVE JOHANNESBURG /CAPE TOWN
On arrival at Johannesburg's Oliver Tambo International Airport's Central Terminal Building, collect your luggage and then clear Customs and Immigration.

*Johannesburg / Cape Town South African Airways flight #327 11:00am - 1:10pm

Re-check your bags for your domestic flight to Cape Town where you will be met by an African Travel Inc. representative and transferred to The Table Bay Hotel.



ACCOMMODATIONS: THE TABLE BAY HOTEL - Luxury room
The Table Bay Hotel offers the ultimate in 5-star luxury accommodation in Cape Town. One of the Leading Hotels, The Table Bay continues to set its own standards in international service, cuisine and luxury. This property is synonymous with friendly service, environmental sustainability awareness, and a keen attention to detail. You will soon see that every detail has been taken care of to make your experience uniquely and luxuriously South African. The Table Bay Hotel is perfectly situated to take full advantage of some of Cape Town’s most incredible sights and settings. Conveniently positioned in the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront against the stunning backdrop of the working harbor, Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean; the Table Bay Hotel provides an experience like no other.



DAY 03 CAPE TOWN
Enjoy a day of leisure in the wonderful city of Cape Town. Cape Town is a city with a diverse range of attractions, sights and activities to offer and has something for everyone.

From the landmark beaches of Clifton and Camps Bay to the vibrant Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and Cape Town city center, the award-winning wine farms of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek - time spent in Cape Town will not be forgotten.
ACCOMMODATIONS: THE TABLE BAY HOTEL (B)

DAY 04 CAPE TOWN
On this tour you will see why the area earned the name of The Fairest Cape. Sit back and relax, as you drive along the exquisite stretch of coastline known as Millionaire’s Paradise – from Clifton to Camps Bay, to the exclusive beach hamlet of Llandudno – towards the charming working harbour of Hout Bay; if you choose, you can embark on an up-close-and-personal Seal Island cruise (your own account).



The tour then winds its way along the legendary Chapman’s Peak Drive, hugging the cliffs and relishing the breathtaking ocean views. After a stop for lunch (your own account), visit the wild and beautiful Cape of Good Hope Section of the Table Mountain National Park, an integral part of the world-renowned Cape Floral Kingdom. You will have the opportunity to ride the Flying Dutchman funicular (optional and own account) to the old lighthouse for awe-inspiring views!

Finally, the tour makes its way back along the coast towards the City, visiting the historic naval port of Simon’s Town and the endearing African penguin colony at Boulders Beach. Did you know that the African Penguin used to be called a “jackass” penguin because its call is similar to that of a braying donkey!
ACCOMMODATIONS: THE TABLE BAY HOTEL (B)

DAY 05 CAPE TOWN
Spend your last day in Cape Town doing some last minute shopping or visit one of the many places of interest. There are historic and cultural sites, world-class museums and bustling markets, inviting beaches and lush gardens to visit, as well as great restaurants and wonderful shopping.
ACCOMMODATIONS: THE TABLE BAY HOTEL (B)

DAY 06 CAPE TOWN / JOHANNESBURG / HOEDSPRUIT / KAPAMA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE
Today you will be transferred from your hotel to Cape Town Airport in time for your scheduled flight to Johannesburg.

Cape Town / Johannesburg South African Airways flight #316 8:50am - 10:50am

On arrival at Johannesburg Airport, connect with your scheduled flight to Hoedspruit.

Johannesburg / Hoedspruit South African Airways flight #1227 12:15pm - 1:20pm

Upon arrival at Hoedspruit Airport you will be met and transferred to your lodge in the Kapama Game Reserve, covering 12 000 hectares of undisturbed bushveld in prime Big Five – Lion, Elephant, Rhino, Buffalo and Leopard - country. The reserve offers panoramic views of the nearby Drakensberg Mountain range and the area supports a wide variety of game including elephants, buffalo, rhinoceros, and a large population of giraffe, impala, blue wildebeest and kudu. A small permanent water source lies just beyond Kapama River Lodge perimeter fence attracting animals like antelopes, elephant and buffalo.

You will arrive in time to take a late afternoon game drive where you will have excellent photo opportunities of Africa’s most amazing animals and views.



ACCOMMODATIONS: KAPAMA RIVER LODGE - Spa suite
Kapama River Lodge is stylishly furnished and beautifully positioned along a dry riverbed. The ambience of nature is captured perfectly and guests fall in love with River Lodge the moment they arrive. Each spacious room at Kapama River Lodge features a full en-suite bathroom and patio with uninterrupted views into the leafy-green game reserve. Step onto your private balcony with a cool drink from your mini bar, and while away free time, gazing lazily into the bush for animals that may pass by, or have your early morning coffee in your room, watching the bush come alive with sound as the first rays fall.

The central guest entertainment areas include a large rim-flow swimming pool with sun umbrellas and recliners for lazy afternoons. The Rhino Boma dining area has a roaring outdoor fire that gives a glow to evening meals. Buffet-style meals introduce African flavors with Pan African dishes using fresh local ingredients and specialist dishes featuring venison like kudu and impala. (B,L,D)



DAY 07 KAPAMA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE
Enjoy an early morning game drive in this wildlife paradise. Spend the rest of the day relaxing by the pool, or perhaps take a siesta to make up for the early morning wake-up call, or indulge in a spa treatment. In the late afternoon you will be taken on another unforgettable safari in the unspoilt African bush.
ACCOMMODATIONS: KAPAMA RIVER LODGE (B,L,D)

DAY 08 KAPAMA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE
Enjoy morning and afternoon game viewing activities in this wilderness paradise.
ACCOMMODATIONS: KAPAMA RIVER LODGE (B,L,D)

DAY 09 KAPAMA PRIVATE GAME RESERVE / HOEDSPRUIT / JOHANNESBURG
After an early morning game drive to track the animals that may have eluded you so far, return to the lodge for breakfast before you are transferred to Hoedspruit for your scheduled flight to Johannesburg.

Hoedspruit / Johannesburg South African Airways flight #1228 1:55pm - 2:55pm

On arrival in Johannesburg you will be transferred to the Da Vinci Hotel where you will spend the night.



ACCOMMODATIONS: DA VINCI HOTEL AND SUITES - Standard
DaVinci Hotel and Suites on Nelson Mandela Square is centrally located and features a stylish restaurant and bar. Spacious rooms are elegantly decorated and equipped with flat-screen TVs. Each has a minibar, satellite TV and a work desk. You can enjoy the convenience of luxurious shopping at the Legacy Corner Mall and Sandton City - an elevator trip away. (B)

DAY 10 JOHANNESBURG / VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE
After breakfast this morning you will be transferred from your hotel to Johannesburg Airport for your South African Airways flight to Victoria Falls, where you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Johannesburg / Victoria Falls South African Airways flight #40 10:50am - 12:35pm

Straddling the borders of Zimbabwe and Zambia, the Victoria Falls captivates visitors from all over the world. The grandeur and beauty of this extraordinary natural phenomenon must be seen to be believed.



In the afternoon enjoy a tranquil sunset cruise on the Zambezi River. The Zambezi offers outstanding natural, scenic beauty with a wide diversity of game and bird life. One has a unique vantage point to spot large animals such as elephants, hippo and crocodiles, as this area lies within Zambezi National Park.

Enjoy dinner at the Makuwa-Kuwa Restaurant, which overlooks the waterhole at the lodge.



ACCOMMODATIONS: VICTORIA FALLS SAFARI LODGE - Standard room
Victoria Falls Safari Lodge is set high on a plateau, which forms a natural boundary to the adjacent Zambezi National Park. The Majestic Victoria Falls is located just 2.5 miles from the lodge and the Victoria Falls Airport is 15 miles away. The lodge is west-facing with an onsite waterhole, which attracts a wide variety of game throughout the year, ensuring year-round stunning sunsets and magical views of unspoilt bushveld. Rising up around existing trees and natural landscape, the lodge prides itself on exceptional hospitality and food. The guest rooms are decorated with an African theme and are equipped with air-conditioning, ceiling fan, tea/coffee making facilities, hair dryer, in-room safe, direct dial telephone and a private balcony with views of the bushveld and African sunsets. The hotel also offers a complimentary shuttle service, which stops in Victoria Falls town, the craft market and the Falls. (B,D)

DAY 11 VICTORIA FALLS
After breakfast go on a guided tour of Victoria Falls, one of seven natural wonders of the world. This walking safari takes you through the magnificent rain forest where you are able to view the Cataracts, Livingstone's statue and a wide variety of birds and plants.



After returning to the hotel, enjoy dinner at The Boma Restaurant, offering a unique African experience that bombards the senses with the tastes, sights, sounds and smells of Africa - coupled with the warmth and hospitality of the local people. Traditional customs such as local beer tasting and pre-dinner hand washing are observed, while the sights and sounds of the evening are accentuated by Ndebele performers who captivate diners with their colorful and energetic songs and dance. Steeped in mystery a witchdoctor adds a touch of drama and after-dinner guests are invited to while away the evening with the restaurant’s Sangoma - a traditional story teller - to learn more about the country’s folklore, culture and heritage.
ACCOMMODATIONS: VICTORIA FALLS SAFARI LODGE (B,D)

DAY 12 VICTORIA FALLS / JOHANNESBURG / NEW YORK
After breakfast you will be transferred to Victoria Falls Airport for your flight back to Johannesburg. (B)

Victoria Falls / Johannesburg South African Airways flight #41 1:15pm - 2:55pm

Upon arrival in Johannesburg, you will connect to your ongoing flight back to the USA on South African Airways.

Johannesburg / New York South African Airways flight #203 9:00pm - 6:40am+1
*The flying time from Johannesburg to New York is approximately 16 hours, non-stop. Dinner and breakfast are served and snacks and drinks are available throughout the flight, all on a complimentary basis.

DAY 13 FRI ARRIVE NEW YORK
Arrive home with a lifetime of memories!



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All prices are in USD Dollars and are per person based on double occupancy accommodations unless otherwise stated. Fuel surcharges, government taxes, departure and security fees are included. Package prices are valid as of June 2017. Prices are valid for new bookings only, subject to availability, may change without notice, and are not retroactive. Blackouts, peak period surcharges, cancellation charges and other restrictions apply. A 20% deposit is due at the time of booking to confirm program. Final payment is due 100 days prior to departure. To protect your investment, Travel Protection is available at an additional cost. *Member Benefit savings are per person, applied at the time of reservation and are not yet reflected in rates shown. Visit africantravelinc.com for additional Terms & Conditions.

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