Explore South Africa With Kids : Flights to Africa

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Explore South Africa With Kids

This is a package for a family of 4 consisting of 2 adults & 2 children aged between 3 and 11 years and is priced at £1699 per unit sharing. This package offer is valid from 1st March 2014 to 31st August 2015. The tour starts from Cape Town and concludes at Kariega Game Reserve after 14 nights.

Day No.Accommodation & DestinationServices ProvidedDuration of Stay
1Tarragona Lodge
HoutBay
Cape Peninsula
Meet & Greet CPT
CPT to Cape Peninsula Transfer
Family Room Bed & Breakfast
3 Nights
4Vrede en Lust Wine Estate
Franschhoek
2 Bedroom Jonkmanshuis Cottage Bed &
Breakfast
2 Nights
6Zoutpan Guest Farm
Albertinia
Family Room Bed & Breakfast 2 Nights
8The Dunes
Plettenberg Bay
Dunes Leisure Resort Duplex Unit Room
Only
3 Nights
11Cape St Francis Coastal Resort
St.FrancisBay
Club Break Family Room Bed & Breakfast2 Nights
13Kariega Main Lodge
Kariega Game Reserve
Chalet Full Board incl.2 game activities per day2 Nights

This family package includes accommodations for 14 nights: 3 nights room only, 9 nights bed and breakfast, 2 nights full board including game activities. Meet and greet at Cape Town, Route Description and transfer to Cape Peninsula is also included in this package.

Services excluded are Daily conservation fees and entrance fees into national parks and private reserves, Car hire and Flight charges.

Self drive options between each location is also offered.

  • Self drive from Cape Town to Franschhoek ±95 km
  • Self drive from Franschhoek to Albertinia ±295 km
  • Self drive from Albertinia to Plettenberg Bay ±185 km
  • Self drive from Plettenberg Bay to Cape St. Francis ±170 km
  • Self drive from Cape St. Francis to Kariega Game Reserve ±220 km

Tarragona Lodge

Set on the southern slope of TableMountain in picturesque landscaped gardens with panoramic mountain views, Tarragona redefines service excellence. A superb hideaway nestling in the beautiful valley that runs from HoutBay to Constantia, Tarragona Lodge is a haven of peace and tranquillity for both the leisure and business traveller. From its Executive suites with international facilities to its lounges, cocktail bar, beautiful dining room and landscaped gardens, it is the ideal base from which to explore Cape Town and the Western Cape.

Vrede en Lust Wine Estate, Franschhoek
Vrede en Lust Wine Estate, Franschhoek

Vrede en Lust Wine Estate

A stay on this farm is a unique experience that keeps guests coming back. The accommodation is located amongst the vineyards, with ancient oak trees providing ample shade. From here one can walk run or cycle through the vineyards all the way to the top of the farm or up into the forests above for a breathtaking view of the region. Or simply relax around the swimming pool with your favourite book!

Zoutpan Guest Farm

At ZoutpanStruishuis Guest Farm you will experience the warm Afrikaner hospitality of Engela and Bertie Horn in their stylishly decorated CapeDutch apartment units. If you choose to dine ‘at home’, you will also experience ‘boerekos’ at its best. Whether travelling on business or for pleasure our facility will suit your requirements.

The Dunes, Plettenberg Bay
The Dunes, Plettenberg Bay

 The Dunes

The Dunes Hotel and Resort is situated on the Garden Route, in the bustling town of Plettenberg bay, in the Western Cape Province. A mere 1 hour’s drive from George will bring you to this stunning coastal resort. The Dunes is the perfect destination for relaxing family holidays, weddings cocktail parties, conferences, launches and exhibitions.

Cape St Francis Coastal Resort  

Cape St Francis, including the historic Seal Point Lighthouse, is a tranquil eco-destination. The area is the ideal base enabling you to visit nearby AddoElephantPark, Shamwari Game Reserve, Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours, the Kouga Cultural Centre or experience the ultimate thrill of Bloukransbungy jumping. One can spend many leisurely hours on the wide beaches stretching from Seal Point to Shark Point and Johnson’s pool provides a sheltered swimming.

Kariega Main Lodge - View from Deck
Kariega Main Lodge – View from Deck

Kariega Main Lodge

Kariega Main Lodge offers families, friends and couples a relaxed and friendly environment to enjoy the African bush. All the log chalets are air conditioned, with en-suite bedrooms, and large private viewing decks. Each has a spacious lounge and living area which is great for socializing before retreating to the privacy and comfort of your bedroom. The lodge has been expertly integrated with the surrounding bush to create a natural environment where guests can enjoy traditional meals in the restaurant or boma, a drink at the bar or a quiet a swim in the pool.

Kariega Main Lodge also has a complimentary play area and midday activities for children. These are mainly about having fun but the lodge staff also aim to inspire, excite and educate. Children can enjoy activities such as a mini ranger course where they go on a guided trail within the boundaries of Main Lodge and learn about their surroundings and the plants and animals inhabiting this area.

RECOMMENDED EXCURSIONS

Hang gliding Tsitsikamma: A first in Africa. Enjoy the unequalled beauty of the indigenous forest high up on ten treetop platforms. Gently glide along in harness along steel cables 30 meters above the forest floor. Birdlife is abundant (including KnysnaLoeries and the elusive Narina Trojan), and your guides will explain the ecology of the lush primeval forest. Safety is paramount, and the system has been built to the highest civil engineering standards. Guides are fully-trained professionals.

Hang gliding - Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours
Hang gliding – Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours

Penguin and township tour Cape St. Francis: Depart from Cape St Francis Resort and head down to the penguin rehabilitation centre. From there you travel to Talhado Children’s Home. Then onto Nomvulo’s Knitters – a feel good story, previously unemployed persons who now knit the most beautiful garments. A light lunch at Port St Francis is for guests own account.

Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary Plettenberg Bay: Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary in South Africa is the World’s first free-roaming, multi-species primate sanctuary. More than 450 primate’s free-roam the Monkeyland’s forest. Around 450 apes, monkeys and lemurs live at Monkeyland, including gibbons, capuchin monkeys, squirrel monkeys, spider monkeys, miniature monkeys, vervets, saki monkeys, howler monkeys, two species of langurs and three species of lemur.

Bike Tours - Winelands
Bike Tours – Winelands

Bike Tour – Winelands: This family friendly tour is designed to ensure that families of all ages and sizes are able to enjoy a fantastic day out. With easy cycling, and lots of activities to keep the kids occupied, you as the parents are guaranteed a lot of “quiet time”. The trained guides will ensure your children’s safety on the bikes and off, at all times, leaving you to enjoy yourself on the tour.