wildlife tours in South Africa

 

  Luxury Safaris Southern Africa
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens

Bontebok

Table Mountain

Cape Winelands

HIGHLIGHTS

Table Mountain – a global icon in its own right
Cape Town, known as the ‘Mother City’ for very good reason
Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
Cape Point Nature Reserve – home to over 1000 species of flowering plants and the endangered Bontebok antelope
Boulders Coastal Park for African Penguins
Robben Island
Cape Winelands

BEST TIME OF THE YEAR

April to October for botanising and birding following the onset of the winter rains, also for viewing Great White Sharks in False Bay.

September to October for the annual influx of Southern Right Whales.

November through to March are summer holiday months with several beaches to choose from.


BUDGET

Cape Town has much to offer in the way of accommodation options across the price spectrum from back packers to luxury international hotels.

Self-catering is a popular option. Click here to view an example of Accommodation on offer by Avian Leisure.


GETTING THERE

Cape Town’s completely refurbished airport is the international gateway and is well placed to service all domestic routes within SA.

Self-drive or guided day tours for getting around.


THINGS TO DO

Over 200 species of birds occur within the Greater Cape Town area.

Pelagic birding off Cape Point , Great White Shark and whale watching in False Bay
Seal Island outings.

Botanising and game viewing in the Cape Point National Park.

Scuba diving, sport fishing, surfing, hiking, paragliding and kayaking.

Guided birding and photographic tours.

Exploring the extensive and scenically extensive wine lands.

Excursions to the West Coast,  South Coast and inland to the dry Karoo  to sample the different culture, habitats, and  scenery

WHERE TO STAY

Numerous options exist in relation to budget and specified requirements.


 



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