Your type on paper
It's fair to say this trip to South Africa will be exactly your type on paper! We're sending you and a buddy of your choice off to a 14-night South African holiday in style so you can show the islanders how it's done 😉! You’ll spend the first 12 nights of your stay in the heart of the bustling Cape Town. Wake every morning to the sound of crashing waves before getting lost in the many streets and alleys of the city. Try your hand at golf, catch a game or concert at Cape Town Stadium, picnic in Green Point Park or shop your life away in the many vibrant stores of Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. Particular to a Pinot? We got you covered with, not one, but 3 wine tastings just outside the city. You’ll even get the opportunity to channel your inner Kelly Slater on a private surfing lesson!
Once you’ve soaked up all Cape Town has to offer, we’ll whisk you away to the 5-star Grootbos Natural Reserve for 3 days of luxurious adventure. What's on the itinerary you ask? Whale watching, cage diving with great white sharks (if you dare), bird watching and a luxury cruise spotting dolphins, seals and penguins just to name a few. Has this one turned your head? It definitely turned ours!
We’re treating you and your plus one to Return Premium Economy flights from London to Cape Town, South Africa. Baggage limit? What baggage limit?
You’ll get the chance to spend the first 12 nights of your stay in a stunning double room overlooking the sea at the 4.5-star Radisson Blue Hotel Waterfront in the heart of Cape Town. Wake to the sound of the Atlantic Ocean before tucking in to the waterside breakfast buffet included in your stay. Then venture out to explore the city centre and all the big cultural offerings just minutes away. Fancy a bit of shopping? Hop in to the complimentary shuttle bus to the countless shops and restaurants of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront or head out to the nearby Table Mountain to get your hike on. Unwind after a long day of exploring with a local dish paired with a glass South African wine at your seaside hotel Restaurant, sip a cocktail next to the heated infinity pool, or feel your tension melt away at the onsite Armani Spa.
Think that sounds luxurious? Wait till you see what we have planned for you next. You’ll spend the remaining 3 nights of your stay at the ultra-luxe 5-star Grootbos Nature Reserve a few hours outside of Cape Town. Feel connected to the vivid landscapes stunning surrounding nature while taking in breathtaking views in your very own freestanding villa equipped with its own private deck, fireplace and outdoor shower. Start each day with a hearty and delicious breakfast made from locally sourced ingredients by the onsite executive chef before heading out on the day’s adventure. Refuel with a tantalising 3-course lunch made from the freshest organic ingredients and end your days of exploration with a 5-course dinner unlike any other.
You can’t exactly go all the way to South Africa without sampling a glass (or 6) of the world renowned South African wine. So we’re sending you on, not one, but three wine tastings on the most prestigious and award-winning South African wine farms of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl. You’ll experience stunning scenery, learn about different grape varieties and taste (most importantly) the regions delicacies, all accompanied by a cheese assortment and cellar tour, an exciting ride on the Franschhoek tram, and a visit to the Drankenstein Prison where Nelson Mandela spent the last part of his captivity.
Venture back down to the Cape Town coast where you’ll get the opportunity to ride a wave or two on a private surfing lesson – perfect to kick-start your pro surfing career (step aside Kelly).
After you arrive at the Grootbos Nature Reserve for the 2nd leg of your trip, you’ll get the chance to head off on a land-based whale watching excursion where you’ll spot Southern Right Whales as close as 30 metres from you, hop aboard a luxury catamaran for an exhilarating experience spotting sharks, penguins, dolphins, seals, and even more whales, and discover the many intricacies of fynbos on a 4x4 tour led by passionate guides. For the adrenaline junkies out there, you’ll also get the chance to get up close and personal with Great White Sharks as you go cage diving. Top it all off with an awe-inspiring walk through the forest where you’ll spot colourful birds and picture-perfect flowers for a few final shots for the gram.
We’ve also included all your transfers and up to £500 spending money (depending on the price of flights on your chosen dates) to top everything off!
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