Name of Tour : Glimpses of South Africa
Duration : 05 Nights/06 Days
DAY 01: Arrival Cape Town
Arrive at O R Tambo International Airport; board your flight to Cape Town International Airport. On reaching Cape Town, head to your hotel and complete the check-in formalities. Spend the rest of the day at leisure. This coastal city of South Africa is a treasure trove of interesting places with historical and geographical significance. Its natural wonders along with art and culture attract people from different parts of the world. The afternoon is free for you to explore the Mother City on your own. Spend the night relaxing at the hotel.
DAY 02: Cape Town
After breakfast, take a cable-car ride to the top of Table Mountain for a panoramic view of the city and its coastline. Then, continue through the historic Malay Quarter, going past the South African Museum, the Castle. In the afternoon, visit Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, one of Cape Town’s biggest tourist attractions. It is a hub of activities, restaurants, shops, entertainment and more. You can stay here for a while before returning to the hotel for the night.
DAY 03: Cape Town
Have a hearty breakfast and head out for a full-day tour of Cape Point. Travel along the Atlantic Ocean on the way to Hout Bay, a seaside neighborhood. Enjoy a half-hour cruise to ‘Seal Island’ or visit the ‘Mariners Wharf,’ the first harbor-front emporium in Africa. Continue alongside the Indian Ocean, and visit Jackass penguin colony on the way, at Boulders Beach near Simonstown. In the afternoon, proceed towards Cape Point and the Cape of Good Hope, Believed to be the meeting place of the two mighty oceans, the Atlantic and the Indian, this spot offers spectacular scenery. Head back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
DAY 04: Cape Town – Johannesburg
Check out from the hotel after breakfast. Get transferred to Cape Town International Airport for your onward flight to Johannesburg. On reaching there, get transferred to your hotel. Johannesburg, the second largest city in South Africa, offers a plethora of attractions through its art galleries and studios, cultural institutions, restaurants, cafes, etc. Today evening is at leisure for you to explore the place on your own. Overnight stay at the hotel for a good night’s sleep.
Day 05: Johannesburg
Breakfast will be served at the hotel. Later proceed for your Gold Reef City Tour. Gold Reef City gives you a chance to view Johannesburg in its original glory as it was back in late 19th and the early 20th century. The gold mining industry, which it is known for is one of the biggest contributing factors in the economic development of the country. Get a glimpse of this flourishing industry as we take you on a tour into the belly of a Gold Mine. After this, you also get a chance to view the melting and pouring process which culminates into a gleaming bar of gold bullion. The evening is at leisure for you to enjoy your way. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 06: Depart
This day marks the end of your wonderful vacation to South Africa. Post breakfast; head out to the O.R. Tambo International Airport for your flight back home.