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South Africa Family Safari

Details & Itinerary

Welcome to South Africa! This popular family friendly adventure begins in Cape Town which is known for its beautiful scenery and plentiful activities for families of all ages. Don’t miss taking the cable car up to Table Mountain or encountering penguins at Boulder’s Beach. After spending your time in the city, take a short flight into the Panorama route where you will experience one of South Africa’s most breathtaking areas. Wrap things up with exciting wildlife encounters in a private reserve and leave with unforgetable memories.


Days: Thirteen

Countries: South Africa

Departures: Daily

Day One: Depart Home

Embark on your overnight flight from your international airport and make your way into Cape Town International Airport.

Day Two – Five: Arrival & Exploring Cape Town

Upon arrival at Cape Town International you will be met by a member of the Odyssey Safaris team who will transfer you by road to the The Clarendon Fresnaye. Situated along the slopes of Lions Head, here you will find exhilarating views of the wrapping indigo ocean along South Africa’s most beautiful coast.

Spend your next few days exploring everything Cape Town has to offer. This iconic city is a combination of history, cultural vibrancy and stunning scenic views. From reaching the top of Table Mountain to diving with great white sharks of the coast, Cape Town is full of exciting experiences for everyone.

Overnight: The Clarendon Fresnaye

Day Six – Eight: Cape Town – Panorama Route

Today you will drive back to Cape Town International Airport where you will connect with your flight to Kruger Mpumalanga Airport. On arrival you will be met and transferred to Hippo Hollow Country Estate located in the Panorama Route. This family-friendly hotel is situated on the banks of the Sabie River and provides an easy acess into Kruger National Park.

Not only will you find three onsite restaurants as well as beautiful lush gardens but also a wide variety of acitivities that are perfect for all members of the family. Some activity highlights include Blyde River Canyon tours, cultural experiences at Shangaan River Club and encounters with Africa’s largest land mammals at Elephant Whispers.

Overnight: Hippo Hollow Country Estate

Day Nine – Twelve: Panorama Route – Timbavati Private Nature Reserve

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to the Timbavati Private Game Reserve, bordering the Kruger Park and check into Kambaku Safari Lodge. Known for its natural splendor, this private game reserve boasts a wide swathe of bush and high density of wildlife – including the Big Five, over 350 bird species and the rare white lion.

Kambaku was designed as a family friendly lodge that creates unforgetable experiences within the African bush. In this private oasis it’s easy to spot wild dogs, hippos, hyena among many other majestic wildlife. Here it’s all about bringing people together to have a memorable adventure during your stay in South Africa.

Overnight: Kambaku Safari Lodge

Day Thirteen: Kruger – Hoedspruit – International Flight Home

Today you will be met by your private driver who will transfer you by road to Hoedspruit Airport where you will connect with your onward flight home.

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