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Romantic South Africa & Mauritius

cape town Tours Romantic South Africa & Mauritius

Romantic South Africa & Mauritius

One of our most popular holidays for couples and honeymooners, this scenic route offers the perfect marriage of incredible food with world class wines, romantic hotels with wonderful service and fascinating sights coupled with plenty of relaxing activities – a match made in heaven!    

  • Style: Multi Centre Holiday
  • Duration: 17 days/16 nights
  • Starts in: Cape Town
Guide Price £2259
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
  • Cape Winelands
  • Eastern Cape Game Reserves
  • Mauritius

Days 1-2 Cape Town  
This beautiful city is the ideal spot to begin your romantic holiday. Perhaps enjoy a stroll around the V&A Waterfront and a meal with the striking harbour as your backdrop. On your second day, enjoy a private guided trek up majestic Table Mountain, where incredible photo opportunities await.        

Day 3 Cape Town      
Today, set your own pace. Why not enjoy a stroll along the beach in upmarket Camps Bay or visit Robben Island, the infamous former prison that held Nelson Mandela, or join a whale watching tour to Gansbaai.

Days 4-5 Cape Town to Franschhoek  
Pick up your car and drive through rolling countryside to the charming village of Franschhoek, which boasts fabulous restaurants, boutique shops and an attractive mountain backdrop. Hop on the Franschhoek Wine Tram on your second day to sample the range of delectable produce which makes this area so special.        

Day 6 Franschhoek to Swellendam      
Continue east, passing historic Cape Dutch homesteads and dramatic valleys towards quaint Swellendam. Nestled between the lush mountains which surround the town on all sides, spend a leisurely afternoon exploring, being sure to sample the fine cuisine on offer, before returning to your peaceful hotel, set amongst beautifully manicured gardens.        

Days 7-8 Swellendam to Plettenberg Bay  
After a hearty breakfast, travel onwards to the pretty town of Plettenberg Bay. Here a multitude of activities await, from horseriding, ziplining and watersports to beaches and wildlife sanctuaries.        

Day 9 Plettenberg Bay to Eastern Cape GR      
No South African holiday would be complete without a Big 5 safari experience, so today arrive at your Eastern Cape lodge in time for a thrilling game drive. Learn about the reserve’s conservation efforts from your expert ranger.

Day 10 Eastern Cape GR      
Two game drives are included today so keep your eyes peeled for those big cats! Relax back at camp between game drives and as night falls, the sound of the bush beckons as you savour a delicious meal by candlelight.      

Day 11 Eastern Cape GR to Johannesburg    
Enjoy a final early morning game drive, before heading back to Port Elizabeth for your afternoon flight to Johannesburg where you will spend the night.

Day 12 Johannesburg to Mauritius      
Today, fly across the Indian Ocean to the stunning island of Mauritius and your romantic hotel.      

Days 13-16 Mauritius
Spend lazy days by the pool, enjoy time on the beach or indulge in a pampering spa treatment. Be sure to sample the fantastic cuisine and intimate atmosphere at the hotel’s restaurants.  

Day 17 Mauritius      
It’s time to say goodbye to paradise and transfer back to the airport.

Additional Options:
Like this holiday but don't want to drive? This holiday is also available as a Chauffeured Fly Drive, meaning you can enjoy this itinerary without actually having to drive yourself.    

Guide Price £2259
per person (based on 2 adults sharing a room)
  • 8 days Economy Premium Cover car hire including zero insurance excess, 7% early booking discount, unlimited mileage, 24 hour Roadside Assistance and 1 additional driver. A one way drop off fee is payable locally
  • Private transfer from Cape Town airport to your hotel
  • Private return transfers from Mauritius airport
  • 16 nights 4star to 5star accommodation
  • 16 breakfasts, 2 lunches & 7 dinners
  • All drinks on days 9-10
  • Private Table Mountain Hike & City Tour
  • Franschhoek Wine Tram
  • 4 game drives
Not Included
  • International flights
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The tour itinerary, inclusions and departures are based on travel from 01/12/2019 to 31/12/2020. Guide prices are based on twn/dbl share, are subject to availability and may vary by departure date. For travel outside of these dates, the itinerary and inclusions may vary to that shown above - please ask for details.
Romantic South Africa & Mauritius

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