Venture to the cradle of civilization and discover the exotic magnetism of Africa.
A profusion of natural beauty, cultural diversity and extraordinary culinary delights, it is no wonder Cape Town has secured a spot on many seasoned travellers ‘must see’ list. Fringed in the rapture of flawless beaches, this beautiful city boasts a lively downtown core swarming with restaurants, shops, and local attractions. Marvel at the celestial panorama from Albert dock, or surrender to the beach’s enchanting allure and stroll along the sun baked seashore. Explore some of South Africa’s most celebrated landmarks such as Robben Island, or immerse yourself in Cape Town’s vibrant culture. No words can prepare you for the staggering beauty you will meet at the top of Table Mountain, or fully capture the fusion of flavour you will discover in the fertile Cape Winelands.
Recognized as the capital of the world’s diamond industry, over 14.5 million carats of diamonds were found in Kimberly’s dusty hills. Today, the world’s largest man made hole acts as a extraordinary monument to South Africa’s diamond rush. It was here, deep within the mines darkened abyss, the massive 83.5 carat diamond, the Star of Africa was discovered. Kimberley Mine Museum sympathetically recreates what Kimberly would have looked like during the diamond-rush days. Visitors have the opportunity to sift through diamond-bearing gravel looking for jewels, and discover the fascinating history of the De Beers mine.
Gaze in awe at the vast expanse of picturesque wildlife in Kruger National Park. Spanning over 7,000 square miles, join one of the world class safaris that tour through the plethora of plant and animal life. Gain respite at one of 40 camps and lodges that give the park the perfect balance of civilization and wildlife. Allow your Mala Mala guide to lead you through Prides of Lions, drive you off-road up to a herd of elephants, and take you into the heart of Africa. Whether you journey on foot, traverse by bike, or cruise by jeep, you will be sure to have an unparalleled adventure.
Under an umbrella of ethereal mist and rainbows, the cool waters of Victoria Falls plunge into darkness. Recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as well as one of the seven wonders of the natural world, Victoria Falls can be found on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. As a popular destination for honeymooners, sight seers and adventurists, this unbridled beauty mesmerizes all who cross its path. Soar above in a private helicopter and be humbled by the deafening roar of water and sheer magnitude of the falls and cliffs. Sail down the Zambezi River in a romantic sunset cruise, or enjoy the view with a drink in hand on the deck of The Royal Livingstone.
Whether you are eager for adventure, fervent for the historic or ready for romance, Africa’s incredible repertoire of exciting destinations and attractions are sure to offer an experience of a lifetime!