Delve Deep: South Africa (Safari)

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  • Booking Type Instant booking
  • duration 19 days
  • tour type Group Request as private
  • age requirement 18-39 yrs
  • max group size 20
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-37200
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Ends Cape Town, South Africa
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Afternoon and two full-day 4x4 game drives in Kruger National Park
  • Morning bush walk through Kruger National Park
  • See Blyde River Canyon
  • Esitjeni village walk
  • Estuary cruise in St Lucia
  • Royal Natal National Park hike
  • Sunset 4x4 game drive in Addo Elephant National Park
  • Tour of Cango Caves with local guide
  • Visit Cape Agulhus
  • Wine tasting in Hermanus
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The tour "Delve Deep: South Africa (Safari)" starts in Johannesburg and ends in Cape Town. This is a safari trip that takes 19 days. You will travel through Mountain Zebra National Park, Durban, Hermanus and 10 other destinations visiting South Africa, Swaziland and 3 more countries. This is a guided group tour. The tour includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Iconic sights and in-depth adventures with a local Trip Leader. Forget the mainstream checklist, this trip is its own Big Five – BIG on wildlife, BIG on the outdoors, BIG on culture, BIG on views and BIG on having a sick time. Oh, and the wine here is pretty bloody good too. On this one, adventure is seriously an understatement.
  • Day 1 : Johannesburg (South Africa)
  • Day 2 : Johannesburg – Kruger National Park
  • Day 3 : Kruger National Park
  • Day 4 : Kruger National Park
  • Day 5 : Kruger National Park – Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary (Eswatini)
  • Day 6 : Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Day 7 : Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary – St Lucia (South Africa)
  • Day 8 : St Lucia – Durban
  • Day 9 : Durban
  • Day 10 : Durban – Drakensberg
  • Day 11 : Drakensberg
  • Day 12 : Drakensberg – Malealea (Lesotho)
  • Day 13 : Malealea
  • Day 14 : Malealea – Mountain Zebra National Park (South Africa)
  • Day 15 : Mountain Zebra National Park – Addo Elephant National Park
  • Day 16 : Addo Elephant National Park – Storms River – Tsitsikamma National Park Region
  • Day 17 : Tsitsikamma National Park Region – Oudtshoorn
  • Day 18 : Oudtshoorn – Hermanus
  • Day 19 : Hermanus – Cape Town
  • 18 nights in 2-person dome tents or twin-share accommodation
  • 18 Breakfasts
  • 9 Lunches
  • 15 Dinners
  • Overland safari truck – lockers included. 4x4 safari jeeps.
  • Trip Leader throughout the tour
Optional Activities
  • FYI: these are optional activities available locally. Things might change – prices are here to give you a rough idea.
  • Mlilwane sunset game drive: from 435 ZAR
  • Mlilwane sunset guided walk: from 270 ZAR
  • Visit the Esitjeni village chief: from 240 ZAR
  • Surfboard hire in Durban: prices available locally
  • Bay cruise in Durban: from 250 ZAR
  • Visit Juma Masjid Mosque in Durban: prices available locally
  • Tour of Valley of 1000 Hills: prices available locally
  • Amphitheatre day hike in Drakensberg: from 880 ZAR
  • Sangoma traditional healing appointment: from 70 ZAR
  • Guided hike in Malealea: from 100 ZAR
  • Non-guided hike in Malealea: prices available locally
  • Pony trekking in Malealea: from 420 ZAR
  • Mountain biking in Malealea: from 350 ZAR
  • Village tour in Malealea: from 75 ZAR
  • Sunset 4x4 game drive in Mountain Zebra National Park: from 370 ZAR
  • Nighttime 4x4 game drive in Addo Elephant National Park: from 445 ZAR
  • Kayaking Storms River: from 1030 ZAR
  • Storms River hiking trails and suspension bridge: prices available locally
  • Shark cage diving: from 3305 ZAR
  • Any international flights to Johannesburg and from Cape Town are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Delve Deep: South Africa (Safari) tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
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GOOD TO KNOW Download trip notes

No additional cancellation fees apply for this Delve Deep: South Africa (Safari) tour. You can cancel the tour up to 64 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 63 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 10 August 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 10 August 2023, a deposit of 200 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 63 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Delve Deep: South Africa (Safari) tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Delve Deep: South Africa (Safari) tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene global standardised protocols have been adopted.
  • The crew in this tours are trained in COVID-specific hygiene standards and equipped with the skills required to keep every traveller safe.
  • Coaches are immaculately cleaned before each trip starts and regularly throughout.
  • This trip requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 atleast 14 days before departure, unless you are medically exempt from having the vaccine.
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