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South Africa, Regal Retreat

South Africa

8 days

4 nights Cape Town 3 nights Kruger Private Reserve

Indulge in sublime luxury while exploring South Africa’s premier destinations. Discover Cape Town’s scenic beauty on private guided tours. See the penguins frolicking at Boulder’s Beach along the Cape Peninsula, and enjoy a wine pairing lunch in the breathtaking Franschhoek valley. Round off your city stay with a soulful safari experience at the Relais & Châteaux, Jabulani in the renowned Kapama Private Game Reserve. Spend time with the resident elephant herd, learning about their behavior, and their unique character traits.


Explore beautiful Cape Town on privately guided sightseeing tours, including a scenic drive along the sparkling coastline of the Cape Peninsula

Discover an oasis of calm at the iconic Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, set at the foot of Table Mountain.

Experience the joy of interacting with Camp Jabulani's resident elephant herd. Spend time watching them and learning about their individual stories.

Enjoy the rhythm of Africa on close wildlife encounters in the Kapama Private Game Reserve.


1. Belmond Mount Nelson

South Africa, Cape Town

The Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel lies at the foot of Table Mountain. Painted pink for peace in 1918, the magic of a bygone era awaits within this verdant oasis in the heart of the city. Delight in exquisitely restored interiors with quirky modern touches. The individually decorated bedrooms are a peaceful haven, and combine understated charm with modern luxury. A stay at Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel is foodie heaven. Take time over an afternoon tea layered with tempting sandwiches and sweets. Indulge in a feast of seasonal specialties at the Lord Nelson Restaurant. The sun splashed Oasis Bistro is perfect for long lazy breakfasts and delicious poolside snacks. If you are looking for something a little different, take your seat at the exclusive chef’s table for a culinary journey of discovery. Additional amenities include the Librisa Spa, two heated outdoor swimming pools, a fitness center, two tennis courts, a hair salon, a children’s activity center and scheduled shuttle to the V&A Waterfront.


2. Jabulani

South Africa, Kapama Private Game Reserve

Jabulani is a family-owned and managed luxury safari lodge in the Kapama Private Game Reserve. Tucked along a dry river bed, the Relais & Chateaux accredited lodge is an oasis of opulent serenity. Designed with pure relaxation and intimacy in mind, the suites are complete with stone tubs, an outdoor glass-enclosed shower, a fire-place with a separate lounge area, and a private plunge pool. By day, expansive windows allow for uninterrupted sunshine and views of the surrounding bush, and in the evenings, a blazing fire and a welcoming bed draws to a perfect close another day in Africa. Activities include safari drives in the Big Five Kapama Private Reserve, however, the camp’s most notable offering is the daily elephant interaction with its rescued resident herd of African elephants. Between activities relax on the wooden deck overlooking the dry river bed, work out in the open air fitness area, or indulge in a treatment at the outdoor Spa (additional).


Day 1. Arrive Cape Town, South Africa

With a warm welcome upon your arrival in Cape Town, South Africa’s “Mother City,” you will be transferred to your hotel. The rest of your day is at leisure to enjoy one of the most beautiful and vibrant cities in the world.

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel


Day 2. Cape Town

Drink in the picturesque scenery on a Cape Peninsula tour as you drive along the exquisite stretch of coastline. Relish the breathtaking views along legendary Chapman's Peak and take a ride on the Flying Dutchman funicular to the old lighthouse. On your way back towards Cape Town, visit the endearing African penguin colony at Boulders Beach. (B)

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel


Day 3. Cape Town

Leave behind the lively city and venture into the beautiful Franschhoek winelands, where spectacular vineyards cover the valley floor and mountain slopes. Discover wine farms and estates dating back 300 years to the French Huguenots, each with their own story to tell. Stroll through the picturesque little village, and enjoy lunch on a nearby wine farm surrounded by old oak trees. (BL)

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel


Day 4. Cape Town

The day is yours to fill with fun adventures and sights. Perhaps go on a guided city tour (additional cost). Take the cable car to the top of Table Mountain, marvel at the colorful Malay Quarter, stroll through the Company Gardens, past the Houses of Parliament, and then test your bargaining skills at the bustling Greenmarket Square. (B)

Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel


Day 5. Cape Town / Kapama Private Game Reserve

Say goodbye to Cape Town - you’re off to the Kapama Private Game Reserve! This renowned reserve offers an extraordinary safari experience. Settle in and soak up the tranquility of the African bush before embarking on your late afternoon game drive. This superb sanctuary is home to an abundance of wildlife so keep your eyes peeled. (BLD)



Day 6. Kapama Private Game Reserve

Meet Jabulani's resident herd of African elephants. Spend time with these highly intelligent creatures, learning about their behavior, their unique character traits, and their incredible story. Watch them splash playfully during their midday swim, and in the evening, join them for their last sunset drink at the dam, before bidding them good night. (BLD)



Day 7. Kapama Private Game Reserve

Another day of exploration awaits with morning and late afternoon game drives, the latter extending into the twilight to showcase the fascinating nocturnal creatures. Between exciting safaris, spend the time at camp, relax at the pool, or indulge in a decadent spa treatment. (BLD)



Day 8. Kapama Private Game Reserve / Depart

Venture on one last early morning game drive, a bittersweet farewell. Breakfast is included before your transfer to the airport for your flight to Johannesburg. and your connecting arrangements. You may be leaving Africa behind but you’ll return home with fantastic photos and memories that will last forever. (B)



Land Arrangements (Price per person)

Departure Dates May 1, 2022 - May 31, 2022
Share Twin/Double From $6,695
Single Room Supplement Starting From: $3,195
Departure Dates Jun 1, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022
Share Twin/Double From $7,495
Single Room Supplement Starting From: $3,595
Departure Dates Sep 1, 2022 - Sep 30, 2022
Share Twin/Double From $7,795
Single Room Supplement Starting From: $3,895
Departure Dates Oct 1, 2022 - Oct 31, 2022
Share Twin/Double From $6,895
Single Room Supplement Starting From: $3,595

**Surcharges Apply Apr 02-06, Dec 16-31, Jan 01-10.

Air Arrangements (Internal Airfare)

Cape Town - Kruger - Johannesburg

Economy Class per person from $500

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