South Africa To Victoria Falls Adventure

South Africa to Victoria Falls Adventure

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BrushBuck Wildlife Tours has “jumped the pond” to take our guests on a truly unique and amazing 12 Day safari to South Africa!

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

Day 1: Adventure Begins in Beautiful Cape Town, South Africa

Upon your arrival in Cape Town, we will meet you at the airport and shuttle you to your first stay of the journey. After settling in, you will have a chance to meet your fellow BrushBuck travelers as we host a relaxing meet and greet dinner.
Accommodations: Southern Sun Cullinan
Meal: Dinner

Southern Sun the Cullinan in Cape Town

Day 2: Table Mountain Camp; Cape Point

We depart for one of the NEW 7 Natural Wonders of the World -Table Mountain. This scenic trip up the cable offers breathtaking views and fantastic photography opportunities. After we take in all Table Mountain has to offer, we will then head for The Cape of Good Hope, known to locals as Cape Point. We will stop to view penguins along the way and enjoy the scenic vistas of the western South African coast.
Accommodations: Southern Sun Cullinan
Meal: Breakfast

Pool at Southern Sun the Cullinan

Day 3: A Free Day to Enjoy Cape Town

On our third day, you will have a free day to explore Cape Town, tour the historical South African wineries, a hike up Platteklip Gorge on Table Mountain, or shop the day away at the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront! We will gather for a final Cape Town farewell dinner later in the evening.

Day 3 Free Day Tour Options:
Cape Town City Tour (including optional stop Table Mountain) AM/PM
Half Day / Full Day Winelands Tour AM/PM
Half Day Township Tour AM/PM
Full Day Cultural Tour (AM Township & PM Robben Island )
Other Activities: Great White Shark Diving, Whale Viewing Tours, & Table Mountain Hikes!
Accommodations: Southern Sun Cullinan
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Hotel Lobby at Southern Sun the Cullinan

Day 4: Goodbye Cape Town, Hello BIG 5!

After breakfast we will head to the airport and bid farewell to beautiful Cape Town. There will be a short in-country flight to the Hoedspruit Airport followed by a transfer to Kruger National Park. Upon arrival we will enjoy the afternoon & prepare for our evening game drives or night drive (guests choice). Animals often seen are: lion, elephant, rhino, cape buffalo, zebra, wildebeest, impala, hippopotamus, hyena, baboons, vervet monkeys, waterbuck, giraffe, along with many species of birds. Night drives often reveal several species not seen in the day such as bush baby, civets, eagle owls, African wild cats, lion, leopard, hyena, and more.
Accommodations: Satara Rest Camp In Kruger National Park
Meals: Breakfast included (Lunch and Dinner are at guests leisure)

Satara Rest Camp In Kruger National Park

Day 5: Kruger National Park, Choose Your Fun!

BrushBuck Adventure guests will have a choice of their bush activities. They may choose a morning walk in the bush, a dawn or dusk game drive, evening braaii (bbq) in the bush, or simply rest and relax around the Satara Rest Camp!
Accommodations: Satara Rest Camp In Kruger National Park
Meals: Guests will be able to eat at leisure at the camp restaurant

Open area at Satara Rest Camp In Kruger National Park

Day 6: Kruger National Park to The Sabie Sands Game Reserve

The day will begin early as this is our best chance at wildlife! Our guests will have the choice of doing a game walk led by rangers to experience the African bush by foot or they may choose to a sunrise game drive to cover more ground and watch for animals. Once we are back from our morning treks we will head for the Sabie Sand where we will settle in and get ready for what the evening game drive has in store for us and our cameras!
Accommodations: Arathusa Game Lodge in the Sabie Sands Game Reserve
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Arathusa Game Lodge in the Sabie Sands Game Reserve

Day 7: Sabie Sands Wildlife and Luxury

We start the day early with coffee and cakes as we head out on our morning game drive in our open air safari vehicles with our guides and trackers! Early morning is our best chance at natural predation as we watch the beautiful African sunrise and look for game animals. Animals often seen are: lion, leopard, cheetah, elephant, rhino, cape buffalo, zebra, wildebeest, impala, hippopotamus, hyena, wild dog, baboons, vervet monkeys, waterbuck, giraffe, along with many species of birds. We will go out on two game drives — one at dawn, and one at dusk.
Accommodations: Arathusa Private Game Lodge in the Sabie Sands Game Reserve
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Dining around a fire at Arathusa Private Game Lodge

Day 8: Kruger National Park to White River

We depart on an early morning game drive to view more wildlife to give our wildlife enthusiasts their best opportunities to see the rare animals that only appear after several game drives! We then say our goodbyes and head for White River for a true South African Boma Dinner!
Accommodations: Stille Woning or similar In White River
Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Stille Woning Pool

Day 9: Catch A Flight to Beautiful Victoria Falls

Wake up to a beautiful South African breakfast at the Stille Woning Guest Lodge before we fly out to Livingstone, Zambia. Today our adventure travelers will have a choice of the activities they would like to enjoy for the afternoon upon arrival:

Elephant Back Safaris
Cheetah Walk
A Walk with the Lions
Sunset river cruise on the mighty Zambezi River
Sunset wildlife river cruise
Accommodations: Zambezi Sun in Livingstone, Zambia
Meals: Breakfast included (Lunch and Dinner are at guests leisure)

Zambezi Sun in Livingstone, Zambia

Day 10: A Day of Victoria Falls

Victoria Falls is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  We spend the day listening, enjoying and photographing as our local guide takes us through telling the stories of discovery, local tales and geology of the surrounding area. We will see the Zimbabwe and Zambia side of the falls as we tour at leisure to take it all in.
Accommodations: Zambezi Sun in Livingstone, Zambia
Meals: Breakfast included (Lunch and Dinner are at guests leisure)

the pool at Zambezi Sun

Day 11: A Free Day to Enjoy the Victoria Falls Area Activities!

BrushBuck adventure travelers may choose and book from these options:

Day Trip To Chobe National Park, Botswana
Game Drive in Mosi-O-Tunya National Park
River Rafting World Class 5 Rapids on the mighty Zambezi
Guided Tiger Fishing
Devils Pool (seasonal)
Bungee Jumping
Scenic Helicopter Flight
Guided Local Village Tour
Elephant Back Safaris
Cheetah Walk
A Walk with the Lions
Sunset river cruise on the mighty Zambezi River
Accommodations: Zambezi Sun in Livingstone, Zambia
Meals: Breakfast included (Lunch and Dinner are at guests leisure)

The pool and lounge area at Zambezi Sun

Day 12: Share Memories & Departure

We say our goodbyes at breakfast and head to the airport to fly back to Johannesburg and beyond. Please feel free to extend your stay if you want to enjoy Zambia and the surrounding area as an extension of your vacation!

Meals: Breakfast

TOUR MAP:

South Africa Safari Tour Map

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PUBLIC TOUR PRICING

Double Occupancy $5500.00 USD PP PLUS ON TOUR FLIGHTS = $750.00 USD PP TOTAL $6250.00 USD PP
Single Occupancy $6500.00 USD PP PLUS ON TOUR FLIGHTS = $750.00 USD PP TOTAL $7250.00 USD PP

This price includes eleven (11) nights of lodging and select meals.
Exclusions include: international travel to South Africa, select meals and activites available for guest selection on day 3, 9, and 11 of the safari.

Tour Details

  • Please book your flights from the USA arriving into Cape Town, South Africa and departing out of Livingstone, Zambia.
  • Ask your travel doctor for malaria pills that will work best for you and your travel companion. We use Malarone, but that may not work for everyone.
  • Your International Certificate of Vaccination will be needed on this trip.
  • You will need a Yellow Fever vaccination to enter and exit Zambia.
  • Your passport will be needed for travel throughout this tour.
  • A traveler’s wallet is suggested with two (2) credit cards and at least one ATM card. Tell your bank where you are going otherwise they will shut your cards off for fraud protection. It is advisable to keep $500 USD in small bills ($20’s, $10’s, and $5’s) on hand throughout the vacation along with local currency.
  • Weather is mild cold (60 degrees Fahrenheit) to very hot (100+ Fahrenheit). We suggest packing thin long sleeve shirts, thin pants or zip off pants as these prevent sunburns and bug bites.  Laundry service is available and saves a lot of packing.
  • Visa Fees to enter:
    • Zimbabwe- $45 USD
    • Zambia- $80 USD
    • South Africa- $0
  • Currency in South Africa is the South African Rand which can be withdrawn at the ATM or bank upon arrival. Call your bank to let them know you are traveling!
  • Zimbabwe and Zambia both trade in $USD at the ports of entry and in country.

Tour Availability

Limited availability for the following dates:

 

2017 DATES

April 10th-20th (Victoria Falls Peak Runoff)
May 15th-25th
June 12th-22rd (Shark Breaching Peak, *Special Itinerary)
July 10th-20th (Shark Breaching Peak, *Special Itinerary)
August 14th-24th
September 11th-21st
November 6th-16th (Calving Season)

2018 DATES

April 9th-19th (Victoria Falls Peak Runoff)
May 14th-24th
June 11th-21st (Shark Breaching Peak, *Special Itinerary)
July 9th-19th (Shark Breaching Peak, *Special Itinerary)
August 13th-23rd
September 10th-20th
November 5th-15th (Calving Season)

*Lodge in Simonstown with 4 Shark Viewing Excursions

Cancellation Policy

50% of the price of the tour will be withheld outside of 60 days; within 60 days, 100% of the total price of the tour will be charged.

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Please feel free to contact BrushBuck today to reserve your adventure of a lifetime!

888-282-5868 | (local 307-699-2999)


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