South Africa Itineraries

With the world's longest wine route, South Africa can be enjoyed as both a region of tasty tipples, as well as being a wildlife and nature lovers dream. There are eleven official languages spoken in the country, laying claim to the vast history and culture that so aptly sums up the diverse story of this intriguing land.

The itineraries below are designed to give you a taste of what is possible, but are by no means set in stone. All holidays created by Original Travel are completely bespoke, designed by our team of specialists who use their personal travel experience to create the perfect tailor-made itinerary for you.

We very much believe that 'life is in the detail', and so whether you are looking to climb up Table Mountain to discover its 1,500 plant species (which is more than in all the UK), or sit back with a crisp Chardonnay under the mountainous Cape Winelands backdrop, then speak to our specialists to create your bespoke itinerary.

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Family South Africa Adventure

Enjoy a snapshot of South Africa's beauty on this twelve day family adventure. Starting on safari, tick off the Big Five before heading to Cape Town to enjoy water sports and wine tasting. End the trip on the coast of the Cape, where there's time to explore marine habitats, caves and...

Best of the Western Cape

Is there a better combination imaginable than beaches, big game and lots of Blanc (Sauvignon that is)? On this thirteen day road trip, find yourself falling in love with the diversity of the Western Cape with stops in Cape Town, Paternoster, Bushman's Kloof Wilderness Reserve and the...

Eastern Cape Family Escape

If your little ones love The Lion King, or are just general wildlife fanatics, taking them on safari will make all of their dreams come true. Couple that with some beach fun and a little bit of adventure and you've got the ultimate eight day family trip to South Africa. Don't worry - Mum and...

Garden Route Road Trip

This twelve day self-drive itinerary begins with time to explore the world-class gourmet scene of Cape Town and the surrounding winelands, before heading inland to discover ancient rock art and mountainous scenery. Re-joining the coast, trace the fabled Garden Route before ending on a high...

An Introduction to South Africa

For first timers to this wonderfully diverse country we've put together an 12-day itinerary that introduces you to some of our very favourite spots. Given the short timescale and the long list of potential places, it was no mean feat but with a little bit of Cape Town, a lot of wine, and a...

KwaZulu-Natal Explorer: Self-drive

This 14 day itinerary takes in the best of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. Leaving from the coastal city of Durban, explore the dramatic scenery of the Drakensberg Mountains and the dramatic history of the Anglo-Zulu battles at Rorke's Drift and Isandlwana , before enjoying a 'Big Five' safari...

South Africa in Style

So South Africa has been on your bucket list for years and you've finally got around to planning the perfect trip? Try this one! Combining the most luxurious hotels the country has to offer with the very best cultural and scenic experiences, this twelve day itinerary makes for a real trip of a...

Honeymoon in South Africa & Mauritius

They say it's the trip of a lifetime so the pressure is really on when it comes to planning your honeymoon. Let us take the strain off your shoulders with a handy thirteen-day itinerary for one of our best loved just-married combos - the wine and wildlife of South Africa with the wow of...

Honeymoon in South Africa and Mozambique

A safari and sea combo is one of our absolute favourite trips to plan, so you're in luck if that's what you've chosen for your honeymoon. On this two week adventure let us offer you the very best of Cape Town's city buzz, Sabi Sand's incredible wildlife, and Mozambique's paradise beaches....

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