- Venture out on safari in world-renowned Kruger National Park and spot the African “big five” in a private wildlife reserve.
- Get an insider’s tour of the breathtaking Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town.
- Visit the township of Soweto, where Nelson Mandela grew up, and enjoy a traditional South African barbecue.
Spectacular scenery, vibrant culture, and a dramatic, inspiring past—South Africa has it all. Discover the charms of Cape Town, one of Africa’s most beautiful cities, then travel to Johannesburg—former home of revolutionary leader Nelson Mandela and gateway to some of the world's most celebrated wildlife reserves. Scan the horizon of Kruger National Park for the "big five," spend time with a conservationist from the National Geographic's Big Cat Initiative, and enjoy unforgettable sunsets over the savanna.
This trip is operated in collaboration with G Adventures.