This gold collection South African safari offers the ultimate in game viewing in some of South Africa’s best game reserves. The five star luxury lodge accommodation throughout provides a haven of comfort after a full day of game viewing activities. The Safari finishes in picturesque Cape Town where you can relax in your beautifully appointed and conveniently located accommodation or enjoy the many sights of this sophisticated city.
Travel to Madikwe Game Reserve
You will be met on arrival at Johannesburg O.R. Tambo airport transferred by road to Madikwe Game Reserve and on to your luxury lodge.
Check into the Madikwe Safari Lodge for an all-inclusive 3 night stay.
Madikwe Game Reserve
Madikwe Game Reserve is currently the fifth largest game reserve and is also one of the lesser- known parks in South Africa. This makes it a hidden- gem as it is regarded as one of the best conservation areas in Africa and offers the Big 5 in a 680 km2 park (750 km2 including newly incorporated privately owned land).
In 1991 the area was declared a reserve and 10 000 mammals were relocated from other National Parks. The park is home to approximately 66 large mammals and roughly 300 bird species.
You will find all this flora and fauna in an area comprised of vast open plains of grasslands, woodlands, rocky outcrops and single mountains.
Madikwe Game Reserve
When you’re not out exploring the wildlife and scenery you can explore the ultra luxurious Madikwe Safari Lodge. This luxury Safari Lodge harmonizes perfectly with the natural surroundings of the location and ensures an unforgettable adventure in this unique reserve.
There are 3 Lodges to choose from, the Lelapa Family Lodge, the Kopano Private Lodge for couples and the Dithaba Lodge offering incredible views over the vast plains.
Travel to Marakele National Park
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Marakele National Park in the Limpopo area approximately 3hrs drive east. Here you will find the Marataba Safari Lodge offering 15 luxury tented suites that are designed to bring you closer to nature. Check in for a 3 night all-inclusive stay.
Marakele National Park
Marataba Safari Lodge has 15 luxury stone and canvas tented suites, beautifully appointed with luxury ensuite bathroom and tastefully furnished interiors.
The Marakele National Park offers dramatic scenery and a choice of game activities including game drives, walking safaris, picnics, breakfasts in the bush and a cruise on the Miss Mara as well as seeing a large variety of birds and game including the Big 5. The professional guides will ensure your game experience is both educational and exciting.
Marakele National Park
There are so many ways to safari in this vast wilderness.
The game here is impressive in both number and diversity, due to Marataba’s location in a transition zone between the dry western and wetter eastern regions of South Africa. Whether you choose to appreciate it in a vehicle, on foot or in the water, each experience is a powerful one.
Travel to Cape Town
Today you will be transferred back to Johannesburg O.R. Tambo airport for your flight to Cape Town. On arrival in Cape Town, you will be met and transferred to More Quarters Hotel where you will stay for the next 3 nights with breakfast daily.
Two days to explore all that Cape Town and the surrounding area has to offer. There are plenty of optional tours from which to choose including Table Mountain & City tour, Cape Point Tour, Cape Winelands Tour, Robben Island Tour or you can hire a car and self drive around the area. More Quarters Hotel is ideally located near Table Mountain in the Capetonian’s Cape Town and only 10 minutes to the V & A Waterfront, 15 minutes from Clifton Beach.
The More Quarters Hotel offers a choice of 18 one bedroom or two bedroom converted heritage townhouses and Redcliffe House, with their entrances onto a cobbled lane adjoining the main hotel. This creates the feel of a secluded quarter in the suburb., all beautifully appointed with every modern convenience. There is a lounge area with complimentary tea, coffee or port as well as a lovely breakfast room. The perfect location from where to explore Cape Town
Today you will be met and transferred to Cape Town International airport for your onward flight.