This luxury self-drive holiday package includes activities at Sun City, an authentic Big Five safari and the wonders of the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town.
This luxury self-drive holiday package offers a stay at the Sun City Resort in the North West Province of South Africa, followed by a few days at Madikwe Game Reserve, so you can have a safari experience and see wildlife on guided game drives. Take a 2 hour flight to Cape Town, where you can continue your self-drive holiday by exploring the beauty of the Cape.
Days 1 - 2: Sun City, North West, South Africa
Pick up your rental car from O.R Tambo International Airport upon arrival for the 2-hour drive to Sun City. Your time at Sun City is spent at leisure, enjoying the many attractions and facilities of the resort.
Maybe try your hand at gambling in the casino, splash out at the Valley of the Waves or just relax in the beautiful surroundings.
Day 3: Safari Lodge in Madikwe Game Reserve
From Sun City, drive to the Big Five Madikwe Game Reserve, about 3-4 hours from the resort.
This afternoon after check in at your safari lodge, you will have your first exciting game drive which doubles as a night drive where you can see fascinating nocturnal wildlife. You will return to camp for a delicious dinner.
Days 4: Madikwe Game Reserve
This day will be filled with exciting guided safari game drives early in the mornings and late in the afternoons, with time to just relax and get spoiled by the lodge staff.
Bring your camera to capture the amazing array of African wildlife. Wildlife you may be lucky enough to see in Madikwe Game Reserve near Sun City include black and white rhino, buffalo, lion, leopard, elephant, cheetah and wild dog.
Day 5: Madikwe - Johannesburg - Cape Town
After breakfast and your final morning game drive, drive back to Johannesburg to connect with your flight to Cape Town, which departs late in the afternoon.
Pick up your rental car at Cape Town International and drive to the city where you will be staying at a luxury Boutique Hotel in Cape Town with lovely Table Mountain views.
Day 6 - 8: Cape Town
Enjoy delicious made-to-order breakfasts at your hotel before heading off each day to explore the cosmopolitan and scenic city of Cape Town. Explore the Cape Peninsula coast with its magnificent beaches, the Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens and the historic Cape Winelands.
For some retail therapy, the V&A Waterfront is only 10 minutes drive from the hotel. The trendy Kloof Street is within walking distance and offers many restaurants and boutique shops to explore.
Day 9: Cape Town
After a delicious breakfast, check out of your hotel and drive to Cape Town International for your onward flight home.
- 9 days' car rental including GPS, unlimited mileage and premium insurance cover
- 2 nights' accommodation in a Superior Luxury Room at Sun City Cascades Hotel including breakfast
- Complimentary shuttle services within Sun City Resort
- Free access to Valley of the Waves at Sun City Resort
- 2 nights’ luxury accommodation at a malaria-free Madikwe safari lodge including breakfast, lunch and dinner
- Morning and afternoon game drives in open safari vehicle accompanied by experienced field guides
- 4 nights' Superior Room accommodation in a Cape Town luxury boutique hotel including breakfast
- Activities at Sun City (except Valley of the Waves)
- Meals and drinks not specified
- Fuel and other extras to be settled direct