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Upgraded Southern Africa Family Adventure

11 days, Cape Town to Victoria Falls

Group enjoying sunrise in Cape Town
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Boasting some of the most iconic wildlife and vibrant landscapes, southern Africa makes for an unforgettable family adventure. Take in charming Cape Town by foot, visit Boulders Beach to spot the African penguin on parade, and keep your eyes peeled to spot the "big five" on safari in Kruger National park. Then complete your adventure in Zimbabwe with a tour of stunning Victoria Falls.

11 days

Cape Town to Victoria Falls

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Boasting some of the most iconic wildlife and vibrant landscapes, southern Africa makes for an unforgettable family adventure. Take in charming Cape Town by foot, visit Boulders Beach to spot the African penguin on parade, and keep your eyes peeled to spot the "big five" on safari in Kruger National park. Then complete your adventure in Zimbabwe with a tour of stunning Victoria Falls.

Is this tour for me?

Travel Style: Family

Trips built for adventurers of all ages with age-appropriate activities and hotels that know families.

Service Level: Upgraded

Quality accommodations and more inclusions than on other G Adventures tours, like meals, private transport, and activities.

Physical Rating: 2 - Light

Light walking and hiking suitable for most fitness levels. Nothing too challenging.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; 20

Age requirement: 7+

All travellers under age 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Visa Requirements

11 days

Cape Town to Victoria Falls

Sold Out

There are no departure dates currently available for the rest of this season. Some tours only run during parts of the year.

Trip Code: DSCGF

Need a flight? We can help.

Call us to book your flights! We'll find you the best option!

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Itinerary Notes

Prices are based on double occupancy; all other room configurations are on request and cannot be guaranteed. We will accommodate triples/quads whenever possible. Please call for further details.

Family adventures are designed for groups traveling with children between the ages of 7 and 17. Your group must include a child in order to book, and anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Please note that when traveling to South Africa with a minor child under 18, it may be necessary to provide additional documentation, up to and including birth certificates and consent forms.

Itinerary

Day 1Cape Town

Arrive in time to meet your fellow travelers for a welcome gathering this evening. Your arrival transfer is included.

Day 2Cape Town

Today, set out on a tour of the Cape Peninsula and head to Boulders Beach to watch thousands of African penguins waddle about their business. Then visit the notorious Cape of Good Hope and climb up to the lighthouse at Cape Point for fantastic views.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 3Cape Town

Today is a day at leisure in Cape Town. Hike up iconic Table Mountain with a guide, or hop on the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway for a quick ride to the summit, taking in incredible views of the Atlantic. Or opt to visit Two Oceans Aquarium to pay a visit to the resident clownfish and translucent jellies.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 4Cape Town/Greater Kruger Area

Fly from Cape Town to the Greater Kruger National Park and settle into your lodge, located at the gateway to the famed wildlife reserve.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 5Kruger National Park

Early in the morning hop into the open jeep for a safari in Kruger National Park—home to the famed "big five". Spot elephants, lions, giraffes, and perhaps elusive leopards as you ride through this epic wilderness. We’ll criss-cross savanna, scrubland, and riverbanks on our daylong excursion.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 6Greater Kruger Area

Another safari drive awaits, as we look to spot the wildlife that eluded us before. The afternoon is at leisure. Relax by the pool at our lodge, or opt to experience the area by zip-line.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 7Greater Kruger Area/Johannesburg

After breakfast, head to Chimp Eden for an encounter with our closest relatives in the animal world. Run by the Jane Goodall Institute of South Africa, Chimp Eden is the first and only chimpanzee sanctuary in the country. At Chimp Eden, we’ll get an opportunity to see rescued chimps living in a safe and secure sanctuary and learn more about these fascinating creatures. Later, arrive to Johannesburg and get settled in.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Lunch

Day 8Cradle of Humankind

Transport yourself to millions of year ago at the Cradle of Humankind, where the fossils of some of our earliest known human ancestors were discovered. Step down into Sterkfontein Caves, where the remains of “Mrs. Ples” and “Little Foot”—both more than two million years old—were found. This evening, tuck into a traditional South African braai (barbeque).

Exclusive Inclusions:

Your Foodie Moment Traditional South Africa Braai (Barbecue)

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 9Johannesburg/Victoria Falls

After a flight into Zimbabwe, join our local guide for a tour of Victoria Falls, one of the largest waterfalls on Earth. Sp spectacular is the size, you can hear the falls’ thunderous noise from up to 24 miles away. Enjoy getting soaked in the mist from your vantage point at the overlook.

Meals included:

Breakfast

Day 10Victoria Falls

The day is free to explore Victoria Falls. Embark on a sunset cruise on the Zambezi River; hit the rapids on a thrilling white-water rafting excursion; or take a memorable helicopter ride above the massive cascade. This evening, celebrate your new friends and the culmination of an awesome adventure at a farewell dinner.

Meals included:

Breakfast | Dinner

Day 11Victoria Falls

Depart at any time.

Meals included:

Breakfast
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What's Included

  • Your Foodie Moment: Traditional South Africa Braai (Barbecue), Johannesburg
  • Arrival transfer
  • Excursion to Cape Point including the penguins at Boulders Beach
  • Kruger National Park wildlife safari drives in open vehicle
  • Tour of Victoria Falls
  • Internal flights
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Accommodations

Hotel (5 nts), safari lodge (3 nts), guest house (2 nts)

Meals

10 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 5 dinners
Allow USD255-335 for meals not included.

Transportation

Air-conditioned touring vehicle, open safari vehicle, walking, plane

Staff & experts

1-2 CEOs (Chief Experience Officers) based on group size throughout, including a local CEO in Victoria Falls, local guides/rangers

Departures

There are no departure dates currently available for the rest of this season. Some tours only run during parts of the year.

Please Contact Us to inquire about dates for next season, or to discuss other tour options.

Upgraded Southern Africa Family Adventure

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