Africa Dream Trip – Wilderness Safaris
Of all the African safaris that Trek offers, the African Dream Trip is the ultimate in luxury and sightseeing. Wilderness Safaris is one of our partners in Africa, and they have a sterling reputation for offering the best safaris. The trip begins in Johannesburg, South Africa, where you will spend 3 days at the Fairlawns Boutique Hotel & Spa, recent winner of a World Luxury Award for best South African boutique hotel. You will then fly out to Botswana to spend 3 nights at Mombo Camp, Wilderness Safaris’ premier camp that was rated #1 hotel in the entire WORLD by Travel + Leisure magazine. Mombo Camp offers incredible luxury inside, and the world’s best game viewing outside.
After your stay at Mombo, you will fly out to another 3 night stay at a Wilderness Safaris camp in Botswana, the Kings Pool Camp. Kings Pool is another upscale camp that also offers an unusually large population of elephant for your viewing, as well as lions, leopards, cheetahs, and others. Next up on your itinerary is a flight to Zimbabwe, where you will spend 2 nights at the Victoria Falls Hotel, a spectacular colonial-era hotel where you can view the world famous Victoria Falls, one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. Included in your time in Zimbabwe is a guided tour of the Falls and a sunset cruise along the Zambezi River.
Your final stop is a return to South Africa, with 4 nights of tours and activities in historic Cape Town. You will be staying at the Twelve Apostles, an award-winning hotel that prides itself on outstanding service and amenities. You will experience a full day tour of Cape Town’s peninsula, including visiting African Penguins at Boulder Beach and the world-famous Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens. The next day is a full-day tour of the Boland region’s Winelands, where you will have the opportunity to sample some of South Africa’s famous wines. The final full day will be spent riding a cable car to the top of Table Mountain, offering breathtaking views of the city. The following day, you will be flown back to Johannesburg for your international flight home.