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Bazaruto Islands with Cape Town and Kruger Safari

An exciting trip across three stunning locations in Southern Africa.

Cape Town  – Kruger  – Bazaruto

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The ultimate holiday for those seeking culture, wildlife and nature.

Begin your holiday in Cape Town and spend a few days exploring this vibrant city with a hire car (a popular way to experience South Africa) before flying into Kruger for your safari. You will spend three nights here in a world renowned Big Five national park, with the amazing experience of spending one night in a tree house.The remaining seven days of your holiday will be spent on the island resort of Anantara Bazaruto, a location that provides plenty of opportunity to relax on the beach or take part in water based activities such as snorkelling.

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The itinerary…

Day 1: Take to the Skies

Your holiday begins! Check in at London Heathrow for your overnight flight direct to Cape Town.

Day 2: Welcome to Cape Town

Trevoyan Pool And Decking 1

Have a dip in Trevoyan's swimming pool

Arrive in Cape Town and pick up your hire car. Drive approximately 20 minutes to Trevoyan Guest House, where you will stay for four nights in a superior King Suite, with breakfast included.

Centrally located, with great rooms and always friendly staff, it's a great base when exploring the city.

Days 3-5: Penguins, whales and fur seals

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A raft of penguins

With your hire car, explore places off the beaten track, meet the penguins at Boulder's Beach, see if you can spot some whales and fur seals, or drive the scenic route down to Cape Point. Ask Trevoyan to prepare a picnic for you.

In a quiet safe neighbourhood, Trevoyan is within walking distance of some of the best Cape Town restaurants. A short, inexpensive taxi ride/drive will bring you to the V&A Waterfront with its shops and restaurants or to the splendid beaches in Camps Bay and Clifton.

Day 6: It's safari time - fly to the Kruger

Umlani Bedroom Exterior

Bedroom at Umlani

After breakfast at Trevoyan, head back to Cape Town in time to return your hire car before checking in for your flight to Hoedspruit, Greater Kruger National Park. Arrive in Hoedspruit and take the one hour shuttle to reach Umlani Bush Camp. The scenic drive is highly exciting! Keep your eyes peeled for the Big Five and so much more.

This is your chance to reconnect with nature in one of Africa's world-renowned, unspoilt wilderness reserves. Timbavati Game Reserve is a private nature reserve that shares an unfenced border with the legendary Kruger National Park.

You will be taken out on two game drives per day, in open top 4 wheel drive vehicles. The morning game drive will leave at dawn and the night drive will leave in the late afternoon. There is always a ranger on stand-by for an optional morning bush walk. On a walking safari you are totally enveloped in nature, spotting things up close such as insects, animal tracks, big game droppings, and huge swarming termite mounds. These small, unexpected aspects of life often make the biggest impression.

Day 7: Sleep in a tree house

Umlani  Treehouse

The Treehouse at Umlani

For exclusive tranquillity there is a tree house about 2.5kms from the camp overlooking a dam. You will spend one night here. Home to the Big Five as well as hundreds of other animal species, the Kruger National Park has become South Africa's ultimate safari destination.The camp has deep rooted environmental and community ethos, for which it has won many awards, and makes for a true African safari experience.

Day 8: Spend the day out on safari where there's always something new to discover.

Umlani Game Drive

A game drive at Umlani

Return to Umlani Bush Camp for your last night at the Timbavati Wildlife Reserve.

Day 9 : Fly to Mozambique

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Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort and Spa

After breakfast, you will enjoy a private transfer to Kruger International Airport, where you will then fly to Vilanculos. The flight takes just over one hour. Arrive in Vilanculos and be met at arrivals by an Anantara driver, who will transfer you to the boat jetty for an approx 45 minute boat transfer to the island.

Hop off the boat, wading through knee high water, and arrive at Anantara Bazaruto Island Resort & Spa. You will stay here for 7 nights, in a Beach Villa on an all-inclusive basis. Included in the rate are all meals, local brand drinks, mini bar - soft drinks and beer, tea/coffee, bottled water, non-motorised water sport activities, and daily scheduled snorkelling trips (weather permitting).

Day 10-14: Beach Bliss

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A diving trip

Inspiring travellers with a sense of adventure, the island hideaway showcases its extraordinary destination with Mozambican inspired lavish accommodation options, rich dining journeys, nurturing spa journeys and authentic local discoveries.

In the remote Bazaruto Archipelago off the coast of Mozambique, the Indian Ocean teems with marine life and gorgeous jewel-like waters that surrounds a cluster of six paradise islands.

Day 15: Homeward Bound

After your last Indian Ocean breakfast, return by boat and road to Vilanculos airport in time to check in for your flight to Johannesburg, Arrive in Johannesburg and connect to your return international flight.

Day 16: Revived and Refreshed

Land in London Heathrow after the holiday of a lifetime.


Duration: 14 nights

Location: South Africa, Africa

Price: £5516pp

A wonderful trip comprising of two countries and three stunning locations. This holiday itinerary provides the perfect blend of culture, wildlife, nature and relaxation.

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