Franschhoek is the food and wine capital of Africa boasting award-winning wineries and world Top 50 rated restaurants, set at the foot of the magnificent Cape Fold Mountains.
2 Nights at Leeu Estates in the heart of the winelands, surrounded by vineyards and Franschhoek's only 5-Star Premium rated hotel, you'll enjoy service and amenities that co-exist to perform perfection.
3 Nights in the Five-Star Premium Ivory Sands Lodge at the confluence of the Sabie and Sand rivers provides the ultimate bush retreat, where everything is included and highly personalised.
LION SANDS IVORY LODGE
LION SANDS TREEHOUSE
Day 10-11: Royal Malewane
KRUGER PARK - SOUTH AFRICA
Thornybush private game reserve in the Greater Kruger Park is the location of your next wildlife safari, also part of the greater Kruger National Park and South Africa's most wildlife dense location.
Royal Malewane is a 5-Star Premium Safari lodge and boasts the most experienced guides in Africa, perfect for finding those hard-to-see animals on your safari bucket list.
PRIVATE GAME DRIVE
Day 12-13: Thorntree Lodge
VICTORIA FALLS - ZAMBIA
Out of South Africa and onto the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe where you'll visit the world's largest waterfall and adventure zone, the Victoria Falls, one of the 7 Natural Wonders of the world.
2 Nights at Thorntree River Lodge on the banks of the mighty Zambezi will be your base from which to explore the magnificent Victoria Falls, including a helicopter tour of the falls and rhino tracking safari.
VICTORIA FALLS AERIAL
DEVILS POOL VIC FALLS
THORNTREE RIVER LODGE LOOKOUT
Day 14-16: Mombo Camp
OKAVANGO DELTA - BOTSWANA
With Victoria Falls still a strong memory your luxury safari adventure turns to the Okavango Delta in Botswana, probably the most pristine, magical place in Africa to experience a wildlife safari.
3 Nights at Mombo - known as the place of plenty - in your luxury spacious tented accommodation with sweeping views over the floodplains, teeming with wildlife including all the cats and large elephant herds.
MOMBO CAMP EXTERIOR
Day 17-20: North Island
SEYCHELLES - INDIAN OCEAN
Out of Southern Africa and into the warm blue waters of the Indian Ocean where your private island awaits in the Seychelles, North Island, an infinite exclusive tropical island with untouched beaches.
4 Nights in your private villa epitomises the freedom that complete privacy allows and is the ideal setting to reflect on your luxury African safari vacation of a lifetime, with everything customised to your needs.
NORTH ISLAND VILLA
NORTH ISLAND PRIVATE BEACH
NORTH ISLAND AERIAL
Activities & Attractions
Now that you've seen the overview of the best luxury safari in Africa, let's take a closer look at the highlight activities and attractions on your 19-night epic vacation.
The Chapman's Peak drive along the Cape Peninsula is one of the most scenic on the planet. You'll visit quaint fishing towns, see far-stretch beaches and enjoy wine tastings at select vineyards.
You'll visit the local penguin colony outside Simons Town and if you so choose, you can swim with penguins in blue waters protected by large boulders with endless sea views in perfect harmony.
The Cape and surrounds is blessed with award-winning wine estates dating back to the French Huguenots with award-winning varietals of white and red you'll enjoy with private winemakers.
With brand fabulous shops and dining experiences right on your doorstep as well as cosy local markets, street arts and a variety of nightlife entertainment, you'll experience the local South Africa.
Private 4x4 Safaris
The private game reserves of the Kruger Park and Okavango Delta will be yours to explore with your private guide and tracker, boasting the best game viewing on safari in all of Africa.
For a unique view of the African bush and the animals who call it home, you'll enjoy a hot air ballooning safari complete with your favourite drinks and snacks, a blissful experience in the wild.
You'll get up close to the animals of the African bush veldt on horseback, the most intimate of all the safari experiences. Animals do not see horses as a threat, meaning you get in arms length.
Vic Falls Heli Tour
The best way to view Victoria Falls is from above and your private heli tour creates unique video and photographic opportunities, perfect for an oversized wall mounted piece of art for home.
The traditional dug out canoe or Mokoro safari experience is unique to Botswana and you'll navigate the banks of the Okavango Delta as the animals come down to quench their thirst.
The warm waters of the Indian Ocean create perfect snorkeling conditions allowing you to view the sea life below through crystal clear waters off the back of your luxury private villa.
Explore the untouched coral reefs of North Island with visibility to make the most experienced diver smile from ear to ear, and see the colours of the Seychelles illuminate below the ocean.
There are not shortage of luxury timeouts on your once in a lifetime luxury African safari vacation, with each lodge or hotel providing their unique spin on wellness and peace of mind, body and soul.
For a detailed itinerary of the best luxury African safari on the continent, contact us today and one of our VIP safari management consultants will help you every step of the way.