Johannesburg to Cape Town

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4.6 Based on 36 Reviews
  • duration 20 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-7582
  • 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
  • +12
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Discover Kruger and the Drakensberg mountains
  • Visit Eswatini (Swaziland) and Lesotho
  • Explore Cape Town and the Garden Route
The "Johannesburg To Cape Town" trip starts in Johannesburg and ends in Cape Town. The "Johannesburg To Cape Town" trip is a cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 20 days. You will travel through Swaziland, Lesotho and South Africa and visit Lesotho, Hlane Royal National Park, Mpumalamga and 11 other destinations. This is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

This epic journey explores the different facets of three very diverse countries. We go on game drives in Kruger National Park, walk in the spectacular Drakensberg mountains, travel along the Garden Route, enjoy wine tasting in renowned vineyards and visit exciting Cape Town, while also visiting the mountain kingdoms of Eswatini (Swaziland) and Lesotho. This three-week trip has something for everyone: prolific wildlife, incredible scenery, beautiful beaches, awe-inspiring mountains and, of course, the rich culture that makes these countries what they are today.
  • Day 1: Start Johannesburg; drive to Graskop (Mpumalamga)
  • Day 2: Explore Panorama Route; afternoon game drive
  • Day 3: Morning game walk; to Kruger National Park
  • Day 4: Game drives in Kruger National Park
  • Day 5: To Hlane Game Reserve in Eswatini (Swaziland), optional nature walk
  • Day 6: To St Lucia on the Elephant Coast
  • Day 7: Boat trip and game walk; afternoon at Cape Vidal
  • Day 8: To Dundee via Rorke's Drift
  • Day 9: To Royal Natal National Park; optional afternoon walk
  • Day 10: Daywalk in the Drakensberg
  • Day 11: To the Kingdom of Lesotho
  • Day 12: Free day to enjoy the culture and mountain scenery of Lesotho
  • Day 13: To Graaff-Reinet in the Karoo
  • Day 14: To Tsitsikamma National Park on the Garden Route
  • Day 15: Free day to go on walks, relax or explore the region
  • Day 16: To Hermanus; whale watching in season
  • Day 17: Visit the South African wine region en route to Cape Town
  • Day 18: Cape Peninsula tour, Cape Point and Simon’s Town penguins
  • Day 19: Free day in Cape Town
  • Day 20: End Cape Town
  • All accommodation
  • All breakfasts, 16 lunches, 13 dinners
  • All transport and listed activities
  • Tour leader throughout
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation
  • Visas or vaccinations
4.6 - Excellent
Based on 36 reviews
  • Evelyn Patricia Dodson
  • From Australia
  • On Aug 11 2019
4 - Very Good
An amazing experience
This tour showcases a spectacular and varied landscape, with a good chance to view Africa's amazing wildlife, along with a wide selection of activities, excellent personnel and great food. I'm very glad to have chosen this tour.
  • Elizabeth Bie
  • From Australia
  • On Jul 15 2019
4 - Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
  • Anonymous
  • On Feb 23 2019
4 - Very Good
What does this mean?
Varied itinerary, unusual overnights.Food quality very mixed.
  • Anonymous
  • On Feb 18 2019
4 - Very Good
Trip from Johannesburg to Cape town
This was a very memorable trip which took in so much of South Africa's wild life, past histories and south Africa as it is now. Our guides were excellent in their information about South Africa, the animals and the cultural and... Read more
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Johannesburg to Cape Town tour. You can cancel the tour up to 93 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 92 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 22 July 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 July 2024, a deposit of 25% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 92 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Johannesburg to Cape Town tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Johannesburg to Cape Town 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 protocols have been adhered to.
  • Group sizes are kept small to maintain a low risk ‘small group bubble’, with an average of 10 guests in each group.
  • Hygiene safety measures and distancing will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • Several COVID-19 distancing measures have been adopted on this package tour to keep travellers safe.
  • All travellers will be required to be fully vaccinated no less than two weeks prior to travel.
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