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WT-South Africa 02:10 Days Tour of South Africa: Cape Town - Mount Sheba - Greater Kruger National Park - Pretoria - Livingstone - Johannesburg
  • Day
    1
    Arrival in South Africa

    After arriving at Cape Town International Airport, you will check in the hotel and take a short rest. In the afternoon, you are going to visit the Table Mountain. Table Mountain is one which has glistening Atlantic bay in front and a table-like mountain on back. Opposite the mountain there is a natural harbor named Table Harbor which is named after Table Mountain. At the top of the mountain, there is an open ground which has 1500 meters long and more than 200 meters wide. With white clouds on the top and blue sky over the head, you walk in the mountain and see all the things are like floating in the clouds. It is just as wonderful as walking in the outer space. You will climb the Table Mountain and overlook the fascinating sceneries of Cape Town and Cape Peninsula.

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    Cape Town

    Firstly you will go to Cape of Good Hope nature reserve. It will take about an hour getting there. But it won’t be bored because it covers those most beautiful sceneries. There are steep canyon, towering peaks and the Atlantic Ocean. In the reserve you will visit Cape Point. On the way back you will pay a visit to the town of Simonstad and town of Muizenberg. These two towns both lie on the Indian Ocean coast. Lastly, proceed to Boulders beach for those adorable African penguins.

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    Cape Town

    Take a short ferry to Robben Island this morning. Robben Island is an island located on the Table Harbor in Western Cape. In 1999, it is put on the list of World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Thousands of tourists come here everyday to visit the museum of this island. The ex-president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, was kept in Robben Prison for nearly eighteen years. He was sentenced to twenty-seven years in jail because he struggled against white rule and determined to pursue democracy. After visiting the museum you will go back to Cape Town. Then the whole afternoon will be free for you to look around Victoria and Alfred Waterfront freely.

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    Mount Sheba

    In the morning, you will go to Cape Town International Airport to take a flight to Johannesburg. Then go to Mount Sheba by bus. After checking in a hotel, you will walk to visit the rainforest and waterfalls nearby.

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    Greater Kruger National Park

    Today’s tour will begin with the visit of Shangaan Cultural village, where you can experience the local traditional life and learn about the traditional farming methods. Then pay a visit to the village chief’s house. After finishing the trip there, you will head to the Greater Kruger National Park which is not far from the village. Greater Kruger National Park is the biggest wild animal zoo in South Africa. There are lots of wild animals like elephants, lions, rhinoceros, antelope, giraffe, wild water buffalo, zebra, crocodile, hippos and many other different kinds of birds on the endless wide plain. As for the plant, there are baobabs which are unique to Africa. The best season for tour is during the dry season-June to September. Yearly visitor numbers is beyond 250,000.

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    Greater Kruger National Park

    Today you will continue the tour in Greater Kruger National Park and will be arranged hunting in the park. After that you will go to enjoy the beautiful grassland between Sabi River and Lebombo Mountains.

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    Pretoria

    Continue to visit in the Kruger National Park in the morning. And then take a bus to Pretoria, the administrative capital of South Africa. Pretoria can be described as a totally Europeanized city and white persons are almost everywhere on the streets. It is called Garden City because of its prosperous business, clean streets, beautiful sights as well as flourishing flowers and plants. Once arrival you will head to visit Cullinan diamond mine. Until now, the largest diamond in the world was found there.

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    8
    Livingstone

    After breakfast, transfer to O.R. Tambo international airport in Johannesburg and fly to Livingstone. After arrival you will firstly visit Livingstone Museum, and then check in the hotel. If the location of the hotel is good enough, you can see Victoria Falls at a distance in the hotel. The whole afternoon will be free for you.

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    9
    Livingstone

    Go to visit Victoria Falls in the early morning. Victoria Falls is about 1700 meters wide (about 5500 feet) and the highest point of it has 108 meters (355 feet) high. It is a world’s famous waterfall wonder and was put in the world heritage list in 1989. You will observe the falls from different views. Then travel to visit Zambezi River in the afternoon.

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    Departure from South Africa

    The morning is free for you. You will go to the airport for a flight to Johannesburg and then connect a flight leaving South Africa. Here is the end of this fantastic trip.