Monday: Arrive Johannesburg preferably on a morning flight.
Fly 1 hour to Hoedspruit 12h00- 13h00. Road transfer 40 minutes to our private bush lodge in central Kruger National Park. Enjoy a sunset game drive, and welcome dinner.
Kusudalweni lodge and spa, has a separate Kosher kitchen, set in another building, apart from the rest of the lodge. They can cater all the way up to Chalav Yisrael dairy, and Mehadrin commission meat. Please ensure you make special mention of this level of ingredient, if required on your enquiry form.
Kusudalweni is located in the central point of a triangle of eco systems, including the Guernsey Bushveld and Manyeleti reserve for 4 x 4 safari drives, the Kruger National Park for a full day journey into this premier national park, and the magnificent Blyde River Canyon and panorama route, set above the African savanna in the back round.
Tuesday: Early morning breakfast, and then depart for Manyeleti gate, for Big 5 safari, return to lodge for lunch and some siesta time to recover from jetlag. Afternoon depart again for a sunset drive in the area of Kusudalweni.
Wednesday: Early morning breakfast, and then depart on a Full day safari into Kruger National Park with experienced safari guides. A picnic lunch will be served deep in Kruger, at a lovely view-site. Three Kosher meals included.
Thursday: After breakfast transfer to Hoedspruit airport for your2 hour 30 minute flight to Cape Town, arrive mid afternoon, short orientation tour including going up a view site to overlook the city, and then check in at the hotel. Welcome dinner.
Clarendon Fresnaye belongs to good family friends of ours, owner run, and set in a lovely upmarket Jewish suburb, within walking distance of a few orthodox schuls, and Kosher eateries slightly further down the hill. Emmy, Nicci and her team have become a true gem to our Kosher guests, going the extra mile for our Kosher guests.
Kosher meals are delivered by our preferred Kosher caterers, as well as Shabbat meals and are included in the price.
Friday: Full day private Cape Town City & Table Mountain tour. Includes: vehicle, guide, Table Mountain tickets, visit to two museums, Castle of Good Hope. Walk to the Local Orthodox Shul ( 15 minute walk in a safe area). Thereafter enjoy Sabbath meal at the Hotel.
Saturday: Walk to the Shul for morning services. Afternoon at leisure with Sabbath meals included.
Sunday: Full day private Cape Point tour. Includes: vehicle, guide, Chapmans Peak coastal cliff drive, visit to Cape Point lighthouse and the famous Cape of Good Hope. & funicular, visit the Penguin Colony at Boulders beach. Excludes: lunch. Dinner served back at the hotel.
Monday: Early morning road transfer to Cape town airport, Fly 3 hours to Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Pick up and transfer 20 minutes to the hotel. That afternoon enjoy a sunset boat cruise on the Zambezi river, to see swimming elephants, fish eagle, hippos, crocodiles and many bird species. Return to the hotel for dinner.
Stanley and Livingstone has recently undergone a massive refurbishment, and in relation to their 5 star quality, at 4 star prices, and a family who own the lodge, that are empathetic to the Jewish cause, we can only but strongly recommend them as our handpicked option in Victoria Falls.
Tuesday: Morning guided tour of the Victoria Falls and the protected rainforest within the national park, return to hotel for some refreshments and then afternoon african village visit included. Return for sunset, and your farewell dinner.