Your Dream Journey Bridget’s Dream Journey: South Africa

Andrew Harper Travel Journey Overview


Cape Town, Franschhoek, Madikwe Game Reserve, Kruger National Park, Royal Malewane

Duration: 14 Days

Starting at: $25,011

Bridget finds this country to be a unique mix of safari, history, excellent wines, and a beautiful coastline. This is an ideal journey to experience no matter the type of adventure seeker!

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Bridget Kapinus

Bridget incorporates her interests in active adventure, and wildlife travel when booking trips for Andrew Harper Travel’s clients.

I specialize in: Africa, Scandinavia, South America, Asia, Italy, France, Central Europe, Middle East, Safaris, Cruises, Private Jet, Yachts, Multi-Gen

Day 1 Cape Town

Arrive at Cape Town International Airport and quickly transfer to the Silo Hotel, a magical space towering above the V & A Waterfront surrounded by the natural wonder of South Africa's Mother City. The Silo was built in the grain elevator portion of the historic grain silo complex occupying six floors above what will become the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA). Its bulging windows transform the building at night into a glowing beacon reflecting off the harbor.

Stay Overnight The Silo Hotel

The Silo Hotel

The Silo Hotel is located in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront and is the ideal base from which to explore all that the city has to offer.

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Day 2 Cape Town

To experience Cape Town from a new perspective, explore the 11 art installations by cycling along the Sea Point Promenade. After walking the cobblestone streets of colorful Bo-Kaap and learning how to make traditional Cape Malay cuisine, head to the top of Table Mountain, where you'll enjoy an afternoon picnic while a guide brings the city'[s history alive. Later, back at the city, visit the Secret Gin Bar, where a team of connoisseurs make unbeatable and unusual cocktails.

Stay Overnight The Silo Hotel

The Silo Hotel

The Silo Hotel is located in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront and is the ideal base from which to explore all that the city has to offer.

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Day 3 Cape Peninsula

First head through Kalk Bay to find a splinter colony of rogue penguins on a beach known only to locals. After a unique lunch experience feasting at Chef Nicky Gibbs personal home, continue to the Cape of Good Hope to explore secluded beaches, shipwrecks and sighting the Cape 5: ostrich, baboons, mountain zebras, bonteboks, and tortoises. The drive this day follows Cape Town's most scenic road, Chapman's Peak Drive, where 114 bends in the road might become the mot beautiful five-plus miles you'll ever experience.

Stay Overnight The Silo Hotel

The Silo Hotel

The Silo Hotel is located in Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront and is the ideal base from which to explore all that the city has to offer.

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Day 5 Franschhoek

Today, you'll explore one of the most scenically beautiful areas in South Africa, the Franschhoek Wine Valley, where you'll enjoy special tours lead by a Cape Wine Master, an intimate wine tasting at My Wyn Wine Estate, and a delicious Long Table Lunch with Chef Duncan at the Colman Wine Estate. Afterward, you'll visit historic cobweb-strewn cellars and tasting rooms of the Muratie Wine Estate, situated in the stunning Knorhoek Valley.

Enjoy an overnight stay at a luxury accommodation. Contact Andrew Harper Travel advisor Bridget Kapinus for more information.

Days 6 & 7 Madikwe Game Reserve

Within the spectacular 185,000-acre Madikwe Game Reserve, you'll stay at Mateya Safari Lodge. Nestled in the rocky outcrop of the Gabbro Hills, the lodge suites are arranged around one of the best hills for wildlife viewing, each with a private, rim-flow pool deck and natural window sala where you can overlook the popular waterhole and surrounding plains.

Stay Overnight Mateya Safari Lodge

Mateya Safari Lodge

Mateya Safari Lodge, located in the spectacular 75,000 hectare Madikwe Game Reserve, promises to be among the most prestigious game lodges of its kind and certainly one of the most exclusive in Southern Africa.

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Days 10 & 11 Kruger National Park

Your stay inside Kruger National Park will be in one of the 15 cantilevered, cliff-side suites at Singita Lebombo Lodge. The palatial suites are inspired by the perching nests of eagles and offer panoramic vistas across the Sweni River and climbing hills beyond. Besides dining on sublime African-themed meals crafted by the internationally-renowned executive chef, you can also enjoy game drives, safari walks and stargazing safaris.

Enjoy an overnight stay at a luxury accommodation. Contact Andrew Harper Travel advisor Bridget Kapinus for more information.

Days 13 & 14 Royal Maleware

Your final stop on this unforgettable tour is at Royal Malewane, where extraordinary game viewing, fine cuisine and an award-winning spa awaits. Residing in one of its six luxurious suites, you'll enjoy guides and trackers who bring you thrillingly close to the Big Five, sensual treatments at the tranquil Waters of Royal Malewane Bush Spa, and culinary creations from their passionate chef.

Stay Overnight Royal Malewane

Royal Malewane

Escape to the wilderness and experience the timeless magic of the bushveld.

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Prices are per person, based on two people sharing, except where noted. Room categories, dates of travel and change to services will affect the price. Dollar conversions shown will fluctuate throughout the year. Contact the Andrew Harper Travel Office to customize this itinerary to fit your needs.