This 12-day South Africa Family Experience invites you to experience the excitement of a safari, the relaxation of the Winelands and the buzz of the ‘Mother City’, Cape Town. Starting in Cape Town, you will spend 4 days exploring the city and its surroundings. Next up, travel to the Cape Winelands before heading to Samara Private Game Reserve for your family safari experience.
- You’ll go to South Africa
- You’ll visit Franschhoek (Cape Winelands)& Eastern Cape
- This tour starts in Cape Town(South Africa) & ends in Port Elizabeth (South Africa)
Value add which can be pre-booked by Dantas Luxury:
- Harbour House Restaurant group: priority seating, signature cocktail, beautifully decorated table with a chilled bottle of wine on table upon arrival
- Kove Collection Restaurant group: priority seating and bottle of Kove wine
Bonus: Professional child-minding in Cape Town on request
Mount Nelson: deluxe and one extra bed will be placed in the room for ages
Babylonstoren: two-bedroom cottage so maximum 2 adults and 2 children
Samara: At Karoo Lodge in a Karoo Suite
Mount Nelson recycles, makes organic compost, uses spring water to irrigate the estate
Babylonstoren ensures the future of this biodiversity jewel is conserved and is a member of the Biodiversity and Wine Initiative
Samara’s conservation ethic over the past 20 years has been guided by professional advice and conservation best-practice
Mount Nelson is the perfect family hotel with a children’s centre and child friendly activities, kids’ welcome snack, complimentary child-minding services in the kid’s club but extra babysitting can be arranged.
Babylonstoren welcomes families and the farm is a paradise for children
Samara offers baby-sitting and has a dedicated children’s programme on offer
This package can accommodate maximum 2 adults and 2 children up to the age of 12 years old
From Cape Town International Airport, your driver will collect you and transfer you to Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel for your check-in. You will spend 4 nights at this fabulous property situated centrally in the suburb of Gardens with a fantastic view of Table Mountain. Children receive a welcome pack with a selection of treats on arrival in the room including kids gowns and slippers, colouring books, a penguin teddy, kiddies themed bathroom amenities. The hotel offers kids DVD’s at reception and popcorn as well as a Kids Club area.
On day 3, you will explore the city on a private morning tour where you can view the sights of Cape Town with your family.
After breakfast and a simple checkout, your driver will meet you and transfer you towards the Cape Winelands. This scenic drive will take you to Babylonstoren, your base for the next 2 nights. Situated between Stellenbosch and Franschhoek, the lodge is located on one of the oldest Cape Dutch fruit and vegetable farms.
Your family will stay in a luxury 2-bedroom cottage with easy access to the gardens. The little ones can partake in harvest activities, a scavenger hunt as well as join the baker to bake fresh farm bread.
For all members of the family, there is full access to the gardens at all times, a private guided garden tour and farm walk, cycling, mountain drives, harvest tour, bread baking with the bakers and canoeing or rowing on the farm dam. For adults there is cellar tour and wine tasting and the Spa on site at an additional cost.
After a healthy breakfast and simple checkout, your driver will meet you to transfer to the Cape Town International Airport, about 45 minutes’ drive away.
At the airport, you will take a scheduled flight from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, on the east coast of South Africa for your safari experience. Once in Port Elizabeth, your driver will meet you and accompany you to Samara Private Game Reserve. Your base for the next 5 nights is the Karoo Lodge. Perfect for a family, the lodge offers private game vehicles with a guide and tracker.
End of tour
After your morning activity, you will be collected and have a transfer back to the Port Elizabeth International Airport for onward journey home.