BOOK NOW at www.imaginative-traveller.com or CALL 0845 287 0769SOUTH AFRICA47Discover the Cape 11 days A great introductory trip to South Africa, including Cape Town and the Garden Route.Our adventure begins in Cape Town and we have time to explore this beautiful city and visit its highlights, including the penguin colony at Boulders Beach and the Cape of Good Hope. We then head into the vineyard region of Stellenbosch for wine tasting and spend the night in the French Huguenot town of Franschhoek, known as the gastronomic capital of South Africa. We travel along the coast following the Garden Route, famous for its breathtaking scenery, lovely beaches and the pristine forest of the Tsitsikamma National Park. Before returning to Cape Town we stop and relax in the coastal town of Hermanus which offers excellent whale watching (in season) and beaches.Trip InfoDeparture DatesTravel: travel by private minibus.Group size: normally min. 6, max. 16, plus leader/driver and appropriate local staff. Accommodation: 10 nights chalets and lodges.Meals: all breakfasts included.Start day: Sunday End day: WednesdayTour code: EAZRStart FinishStart Finish201109 Jan 19 Jan30 Jan 09 Feb20 Feb 02 Mar27 Mar 06 Apr17 Apr 27 Apr15 May 25 May28 Aug* 07 Sep02 Oct* 12 Oct30 Oct* 09 Nov20 Nov 30 Nov18 Dec 28 Dec201215 Jan 25 Jan19 Feb 29 Feb11 Mar 21 Mar*Whale watching seasonItineraryDay 1 / CAPE TOWN Start Cape Town; optional afternoon cable car trip up Table Mountain.Day 2 / CAPE TOWN Full day tour around Cape Peninsula visiting Cape Point Nature Reserve and the resident penguin colony at Boulders Beach.Day 3 / Franschhoek To Franschhoek via Stellenbosch; optional afternoon of wine tasting.Day 4 / Outshoorn Drive to Outshoorn taking the Franschhoek pass through stunning mountain scenery.Day 5 / Outshoorn Optional visits to the Cango Caves and an Ostrich Farm.Day 6 / Knysna After lunch visit the Knysna Heads and an optional trip to an oyster farm.Day 7 / Tsitsikamma To Storms River Mouth in Tsitsikamma National Park; walks in the coastal forest reserve.Day 8 / HermanusDay 9 / Hermanus Free day for optional activities such as whale watching (in season).Day 10 / Cape Town Return to Cape Town; free afternoon for optional activities including a visit to Robben Island or relax on the beach.Day 11 / Cape Town Morning free for optional half day activities. End Cape Town.
For detailed departures, itineraries and prices please visit our website48TANZANIA / ZANZIBAR / SOUTH AFRICA / mozambique / swazilandSafari & Spice 11 days Tanzania's famous safari parks and Zanzibar's idyllic beaches.Kruger & Coast 12 daysExperience three of Africa's visually diverse countries.This journey will take you through the best of Tanzania. From two of the world's greatest game viewing locations in Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti National Park, to the sandy white beaches of Zanzibar. This is a grand trip exploring famous safari parks and idyllic beaches.Trip InfoTrip InfoDeparture DatesGroup size: Maximum 24.Grade: Wildlife Moderate.Transport: 4WD vehicle, Custom-built safari vehicle, Ferry, On foot.Accommodation: 6 nights camping, 4 nights hotel.Meals: 10 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 6 dinners.Parks: This trip includes 3 days in the Serengeti National Park/Ngorongoro Conservation Area.Start Day: Saturday End Day: TuesdayTour code: GAISGroup size: Maximum 24.Grade: Wildlife Easy / Walking Easy.Transport: Custom-built safari vehicle, On foot.Accommodation: 10 nights camping, 1 night basic lodge.Meals: 11 breakfasts, 10 lunches, 9 dinners.Parks: This trip includes 2 days in Kruger National Park, 2 days in Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary and 1 day in Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park. Start Day: Friday End Day: TuesdayTour code: GAKCItineraryItineraryDay 1 / Nairobi Day 2 / Nairobi - Arusha Day 3-4 / Serengeti National ParkDay 5 / Ngorongoro Crater - Mto Wa Mbu Day 6 / School of St Jude - Arusha Day 7 / Dar es SalaamDay 8 / Stone Town (Zanzibar)Day 9-10 / Nungwi (Zanzibar) Day 11 / Dar es Salaam Day 1 / Pretoria/Johannesburg Day 2 / Blyde River Canyon Region Day 3-4 / Kruger National Park Day 5-6 / Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary Day 7 / Maputo Day 8 / Praia de Macaneta - Maputo Day 9-10 / St Lucia Wetlands - Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park Day 11-12 / Zulu Vilage - Durban NEWStart FinishStart Finish201125-Mar 05-Apr06-May 17-May10-Jun 21-Jun01-Jul 12-Jul22-Jul 02-Aug12-Aug 23-Aug26-Aug 06-Sep16-Sep 27-Sep07-Oct 18-Oct11-Nov 22-Nov02-Dec 13-Dec23-Dec 03-Jan201213-Jan 24-Jan27-Jan 07-Feb09-Mar 20-Mar13-Apr 24-AprDeparture DatesStart FinishStart Finish201115-Jan 25-Jan19-Feb 01-Mar02-Apr 12-Apr07-May 17-May18-Jun 28-Jun23-Jul 02-Aug03-Sep 13-Sep08-Oct 18-Oct19-Nov 29-Nov24-Dec 03-Jan201204-Feb 14-Feb10-Mar 20-Mar21-Apr 01-MayJourney from Johannesburg to Durban. Encounter wildlife in the world-famous Kruger National Park, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park and Swaziland's Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, all homes to incredible arrays of exotic animals. In Mozambique, bask on a beautiful Indian Ocean beach and dine on delicious seafood. Discover further aquatic life at St Lucia Wetlands, before winding up the adventure on the coast near Durban, South Africa's vibrant beach capital.See our website for a detailed itinerarySee our website for a detailed itinerary.You can do this same trip in reverse, tour code GAISR - please visit our website for more details.