Touring Date


01 May 2018  - 19 Dec 2018

General

Signature tours of South Africa, focus exclusively on 5 star hotels and lodges in 3 keys areas: Big 5 safari lodges, the Palace of the Lost City and Cape Town.

The safaris have the reputation for being loved by many Jewish families from around the world, and then the Sun city resort is filled with options for activities like hot air ballooning, Valley of the waves water and theme park, casino’s and two famous golf courses that host the annual million dollar golf challenge. Pilanesberg National Park which is an ancient volcanic crater, now a fertile ecosystem,  borders on the Sun City resort.

Cape Town with both its iconic natural wonders of the world like Table Mountain National Park, and Cape of Good Hope, as well as the most ornate and beautiful , and historical synagogue in the Southern Hemisphere, is a bucket list city to visit, with much to offer any international visitor.

Each tour has some added pampering elements, like spa treatments on arrival, to ease out of the jet lag, to private silver service picnics out in the safari reserves, to a scenic 15 minute helicopter flight over Cape Town. All transport in high end Mercedes top of the range sedans, and some of the finest tour guides in the country.

For a detailed and comprehensive digital itinerary of this tour click on this link http://wetu.com/Itinerary/Overview/82f3e762-1a33-4303-9649-d672687ccb6b

SIGNATURE  TOURS SUMMARY:

Length: 10 Nights/ 11 days in 2 iconic areas, Cape Town and Welgevonden Game Reserve

Starts: Every Friday morning in Johannesburg

Ends: Every Monday afternoon in Johannesburg

Minimum numbers: 2 Guests to guarantee a departure

Tour Includes: 

2 nights’ accommodation in Johannesburg, including breakfast daily and Shabbat meals, within safe walking distance of Orthodox Shuls.

2 nights’ accommodation on safari, including all meals, 2 safari activities daily, local drinks and park fees.

2 nights’ accommodation in Palace of the Lost City, including 3 meals a day, and access to the casino’s, and Valley of the Waves resort is included. Optional hot air ballooning, golf or half day trip into Pilanesberg National Park, are to your own account.

4 nights’ accommodation in Cape Town, including breakfast daily, and Shabbat meals, within safe walking distance of Orthodox Shuls.

Transport in Luxury airconditioned vehicles to and from key airports and points en route.

Transport in well-equipped 4 x 4 vehicles with expert rangers.

All entrance fees and excursions listed as part of the main tour.

15 minute scenic helicopter flight over Cape Town.

Silver: Return Economy flights Johannesburg to Cape Town, road transfer to Camp Ndlovu,  and Cape Town to Johannesburg

Gold: Return Economy flights Johannesburg to Etali Safari Lodge, Johannesburg to Cape Town, and Cape Town to Johannesburg

Beth din approved Glatt Kosher catering.

Experienced English speaking hosts/ tour guides and chauffeur drivers.

Tour Excludes:

International flights to start and end in Johannesburg.

Optional tours in Sun City, August single surcharge at Etali safari lodge for single travellers.

All drinks, other than whilst you are on safari.

Premium drinks on safari

Any other items not clearly mentioned under inclusions.

What is the main differences between Silver and Gold packages ?

Silver packages:  The safari lodge is located 2 hours 30 minutes drive north of Johannesburg, in the Welgevonden Game Reserve. Offers excellent Big 5 safari viewing. You don’t have to take malaria medication in the Silver package.

Gold package:  the safari lodge is located a 1 hour flight west of Johannesburg, flying you in a small to medium sized charter plane, landing directly inside the reserve, on an airstrip.  Offers excellent Big 5 game viewing. You don’t have to take malaria medication in the Gold package.

Glatt Kosher standards are maintained throughout all 3 levels, either freshly made on site, or pre-made by an accredited Beth Din Kosher caterer and delivered to the accommodations.

Activities

Available departures

This tour is repeated every weekday (working day).

Full Itinerary

DAY 1: JOHANNESBURG

Arrive in Johannesburg. Road transfer to hotel. Enjoy a Jet lag massage upon arrival. Walk to local Shul. Sabbath meal back at the hotel. 

 
 
DAY 2: JOHANNESBURG

Walk to the Shul for morning services. Afternoon at leisure with Sabbath meals. 

 
 
DAY 3: THE WATERBERG BIOSPHERE

Road transfer (around 3 hours) to Camp Ndlovu in Welgevonden. Enjoy daily: all meals, two selected safari activities. 

 
 
DAY 4: THE WATERBERG BIOSPHERE

Enjoy a breakfast picnic in the bush with two selected safari activities. 

 
 
DAY 5: SUN CITY

Enjoy your last morning game drive and breakfast. Road transfer to Sun City. Enjoy daily all meals. 

 
 
DAY 6: SUN CITY

Enjoy daily all meals. Optional to do hot air ballooning at Pilanesburg early morning (approx. 5am). 

 
 
DAY 7: CAPE TOWN

After breakfast. Road transfer back to OR Tambo International Airport. Fly from Johannesburg to Cape Town, Arrive in Cape Town. Road transfer to hotel in Cape Town. 

CT Aerial
 
 
DAY 8: CAPE TOWN

Full day private Cape Town City & Table Mountain tour with a welcome glass of Champagne. Your guide will drop you off at your Hotel a few hours before sunset. Includes: vehicle, guide, Table Mountain tickets, visit to two museums, Castle of Good Hope. Walk to the Local Shul. Thereafter enjoy Sabbath meal at the Hotel. 

TM and Stadium
 
 
DAY 9: CAPE TOWN

Walk to the Shul for morning services. Afternoon at leisure with Sabbath meals included. 

Table Mountain CablewayTable MountainRobben Island
 
 
DAY 10: CAPE TOWN

Full day private Cape Point tour with a moutwatering picnic lunch at one of Cape Town's scenic spots. Includes: picnic lunch, vehicle, guide, Champans Peak Drive, visit to Cape Point & funicular, visit the Penguin Colony at Boulders beach. Excludes: all extras. 

 
 
DAY 11: 

Enjoy your last day in Cape Town. A guide will take you to do last minute shopping or similiar activity. Road transfer to Cape Town International Airport. Fly from Cape Town to Johannesburg. Arrive in Johannesburg. Check in for your International flight. END OF ITINERARY

Pricing

Silver Package Prices

1 May – 19 December 2018

$7,100 per person  sharing 

Single $9,750

 

Gold Package Prices 

1 May – 19 December 2018

$7,760 per person  sharing 

Single $10,610

 

Discounts available for groups of 8 guests or more and subject to availability

 

Price Includes:

  • 2 nights accommodation in Johannesburg, including breakfast daily and Shabbat meals, within safe walking distance of Orthodox Shuls.
  • 2 nights accommodation on safari, including all meals, 2 safari activities daily, local drinks and park fees.
  • 2 nights accommodation in Palace of the Lost City, including 3 meals a day, and access to the casino’s, and Valley of the Waves resort is included. Optional hot air ballooning, golf or half day trip into Pilanesberg National Park, are to your own account.
  • 4 nights accommodation in Cape Town, including breakfast daily, and Shabbat meals, within safe walking distance of Orthodox Shuls.
  • Transport in Luxury airconditioned vehicles to and from key airports and points en route.
  • Transport in well equipped 4 x 4 vehicles with expert rangers.
  • All entrance fees and excursions listed as part of the main tour.
  • 15 minute scenic helicopter flight over Cape Town.
  • Silver: Return Economy flights Johannesburg to Cape Town, road transfer to Camp Ndlovu, and Cape Town to Johannesburg

Gold:  Return Economy flights Johannesburg to Etali Safari Lodge, Johannesburg to Cape Town, and Cape Town to Johannesburg. 

  • Beth din approved Glatt Kosher catering.
  • Experienced English speaking hosts/ tour guides and chauffeur drivers.

Price Excludes:

  • International flights to start and end in Johannesburg.
  • Optional tours in Sun City, August single surcharge at Etali safari lodge for single travellers.
  • All drinks, other than whilst you are on safari.
  • Premium drinks on safari

Any other items not clearly mentioned under inclusions.