This diverse national parks and nature reserve tour gives you the best possible nature experience of South Africa. You will explore most of these parks with your own rental car.

From one of the 7 wonders of the World: Table Mountain to the world’s most beautiful Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The jewels of the Southern Cape Bontebok to the heart of South Africa’s famous Garden Route. Via Addo Elephant National Park, where you can spot the BIG7, you travel to Mountain Zebra National Park. Mount Zebra National Park is known for its crystal-clear air, beautiful scenery, tranquil ambience and an abundance of wildlife.

From the Eastern Cape you will travel right through the heart of the country. Tasting city life, in the City of Roses, and visit the world’s first big 5 Game Reserve in an urban area: Dinokeng Game Reserve.

Then it is time to travel through South Africa’s most northern province, rich of culture and wildlife. Meet the Venda’s and learn about their culture, habits and way of living. Hear more about the interesting history and breath-taking scenery of Mapungubwe National Park.

Last but not least you will discover the flagship of the South Africa’s National Parks. Kruger National Park is home to an impressive number of flora and fauna species. After the splendid Panorama Route, you most definitely have ‘ticked off’ a lot of sightings!

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Day 1: Arrival in Cape Town
Day 2: Cape Town, including Cape Malay cooking class
Day 3: Cape Town – Bontebok National Park
Day 4: Bontebok National Park – Wilderness National Park
Day 5: Wilderness National Park
Day 6: Wilderness National Park – Addo National Park
Day 7: Addo National Park, including giraffe walk
Day 8: Addo National Park – Mount Zebra National Park
Day 9: Mount Zebra National Park – Bloemfontein
Day 10: Bloemfontein – Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Day 11: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Day 12: Golden Gate Highlands National Park – Johannesburg
Day 13: Johannesburg – Dinokeng Game Reserve
Day 14: Dinokeng Game Reserve – Soutpansberg Mountain Range
Day 15: Soutpansberg Mountain Range
Day 16: Soutpansberg Mountain Range – Mapungubwe National Park
Day 17: Mapungubwe National Park
Day 18: Mapungubwe National Park – Kruger National Park
Day 19: Kruger National Park – Letaba Ranch, including a selection of activities 
Day 20: Letaba Ranch – Graskop
Day 21: Graskop
Day 22: Graskop – Johannesburg, Departure South Africa

Meet & Greet at arrival

Welcome package with route description and sim-card

Car rental

  • Group B EDMR car rental, Hyundai Grand i10
  • Pick up day 1 at Cape Town International Airport and drop off day 22 at Cape Town International Airport
  • Includes daily rental fee, contract fee, unlimited km use, second driver registration and Super Cover insurance

Excursions (Seated-group)

  • Cape Town: Cape Malay cooking course
  • Addo: Giraffe walk
  • Mount Zebra National Park: Cheetah tracking
  • Mtomeni: Selection of activities

Conservation levies

  • Bontebok National Park
  • Wilderness National Park
  • Addo National Park
  • Mount Zebra National Park
  • Golden Gate Highlight National Park
  • Mapungubwe National Park
  • Kruger National Park

Meal basis

  • Self-catering basis
  • Exceptions: Bed & Breakfast basis in Cape Town, Bloemfontein, Dinokeng, Soutpansberg and Graskop and Full board basis at Mtomeni Safari Camp