With this trip you will travel to some of the less touristic places in South Africa. Arrive in Johannesburg and travel from here to the Limpopo Province. Limpopo is a province rich of wildlife and culture. Visit some of the beautiful Game reserves here and enjoy spotting wildlife.
You will also stay a couple days in one of the local villages. Stay with a host family and experience the local traditions. You will leave this village with new friendships.
From Limpopo you will continue the trip to eSwatini, previous Swaziland. eSwatini has different game reserves and you have to opportunity to cycle in between the wild. An exciting and adventurous activity.
After a couple of days of visiting eSwatini, you will cross the border back to South Africa. The next couple days you will stay close to the beach. Visit st Lucia, known for the Hippo’s that are roaming around and the crocodiles in Lake st Lucia.
Go on a boat trip in Uhmlanga Rocks and experience the ocean life here; possibly spot some whales and dolphins.
After a couple of days close to the beach, you will drive land inwards to Drakensberg. Visit the Southern- and northern part of Drakensberg. Take a day excursion to t the Sani Pass with a guide, the highest mountain road between South Africa and Lesotho. Stay in one of the highest mountain lodges and hike to the Tugela falls.
For a second time, you will cross the border, this time into Lesotho. Lesotho is a beautiful country, boarded on all sides by South Africa. You will be staying in the different places within Lesotho, which gives you the opportunity to see more of this country. Stay in lodges that are surrounded by magnificent mountain. Roam the countryside on food or horseback, accompanied by a flock of sheep and Marino goats.
Meet the kind and friendly Basotho people, the local of Lesotho, who treat you like one of them.
Day 1: Arrival in Johannesburg
Day 2: Johannesburg, Incl Diepsloot Cycle Tour
Day 3: Johannesburg – Masebe Nature Reserve
Day 4: Masebe Nature Reserve
Day 5: Masebe Nature Reserve – Selati Game Reserve, incl Afternoon Game Drive
Day 6: Selati Game Reserve, Incl Morning and Afternoon Game Drive
Day 7: Selati Game Reserve, Incl Morning Game Drive – White River
Day 8: White River
Day 9: White River – Piggs Peak (eSwatini)
Day 10: Piggs Peak (eSwatini) – Hlane Royal National Park (eSwatini)
Day 11: Hlane Royal National Park (eSwatini), Incl Rhino Drive
Day 12: Hlane Royal National Park (eSwatini)- St Lucia
Day 13: st Lucia, Incl boottrip Lake st Lucia
Day 14: St Lucia – Uhmlanga Rocks
Day 15: Uhmlanga Rocks – Underberg
Day 16: Underberg, Inc Sani-pass excursion
Day 17: Underberg – Royal Natal National Park
Day 18: Royal Natal National park
Day 19: Royal Natal National Park – Lesotho
Day 20: Lesotho, Incl Pony Trekking
Day 21: Lesotho – Clarens
Day 22: Clarens – Johannesburg – Departure South Africa
Meet & Greet on Arrival
Welcomes package with route description and sim-card
Car rental 1: Group K
– Pick up day 1 at Cape Town International Airport
– Drop off day 22 at Cape Town International Airport
– Johannesburg: Diepsloot cycletour
– Greater Kruger; 2 Game Drives per day
– Hlane: Rhino Drive
– St. Lucia: Boottrip Lake St. Lucia
– Underberg: Sani Pas
– Ribaneng Lodge: Pony-trekking
Mealbasis: Bed&Breakfast basis. Exception:
– Self-catering basis: Nthubu Camp
– Full Board basis: Greater Kruger