7 days / 6 nights
This great week-long tour concentrates on the Cape Town vicinity with lots of activity choices at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve.
Day 1 - Arrive Cape Town
Arrive to Cape Town, where you are met and escorted to your hotel.
Day 2 - Cape Town – Cape Peninsula
Half day Cape Peninsula tour, visiting the Cape Point Nature Reserve and the Cape of Good Hope. The afternoon is at leisure and your hotel is superbly positioned to explore the V&A Waterfront. (B)
Day 3 - Cape Town – City Sightseeing
Morning city tour of Cape Town with the afternoon at leisure. (B)
Day 4 – Cape Town / Penguins / Grootbos Private Nature Reserve
Morning departure for scenic drive to the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve. Along the way we stop to visit the Stony Point Penguins Colony at Betty’s Bay. Arrive in time for lunch, followed by an afternoon activity of choice - horseback riding, guided nature walks, 4WD Flora safaris, land-based whale watching (Jun-Dec), beach picnics, guided coastal tours, guided cave tours and guided birdwatching tours are all on offer. (BLD)
Day 5 – Grootbos Private Nature Reserve – Winelands & Social Responsibility Tour
This morning head out on a guided wine tour to discover one or two of the local wine pockets and absorb the peace, tranquility and flavors of the Overberg country side. In the afternoon we head out on an interactive and enlightening Social Responsibility Tour where we get an overview of the various community and conservation projects of the Grootbos Foundation. From the beautifully landscaped gardens to the fresh organic produce serviced in their restaurants, almost everything is permeated by their endeavor to uplift the local community while promoting the conservation of the unique biodiversity. (BLD)
Day 6 – Grootos Private Nature Reserve – Shark Cage Dive
Today enjoy an outing to the world famous Dyer Island and legendary Shark Alley. Discover the underwater world of the Great White Shark onboard a luxury boat in the company of experts and a dedicated marine biologist! The remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy activities offered at Grootbos. (BLD)
Day 7 – Grootbos Private Nature Reserve / Depart Cape Town
Time permitting, enjoy a morning activity. Transfer Cape Town for your departure flight. (B)