In Mandela’s Footsteps

IN MANDELA`S FOOTSTEPS

IN MANDELA’S FOOTSTEPS Celebrating Mandela’s “Long Walk to Freedom”
Johannesburg ( 3n ) – Cape Town (4n) – Safari in Kruger (2n) 9 nights / 10 days

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An extraordinary journey, celebrating an extraordinary life of Nelson Mandela. Combining enriched experience of world renowned Historic Icon of Peace and Democracy – Nelson Mandela and a true African Safari. Come join us on a truly remarkable journey where we will focus our attention on the fascinating history of Nelson Mandela – a man who has fought for social justice for 67 years and was instrumental in the birth of democratic South Africa as we know it today.

Highlights : Soweto, Vilakazi Street, Nelson Mandela House Museum, Kliptown, Apartheid Museum, Constitution Hill and Lilies Leaf, Robben Island, Parliament, City Hall & Grand Parade.

Day 1
Arrive Johannesburg International Airport
Johannesburg –
South Africa’s biggest city and capital of its inland Gauteng province, began as a 19th-century gold-mining settlement. It’s known for Soweto township, a sprawling jumble of African workers’ houses that was once home to Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu.
Note: US citizens are not required to hold a visa to South Africa for intended stays under 90 days, ( subject to change without prior notice)
Meet and greet by Salute Africa representative
Transfer to the hotel Hilton Sandton Hotel 5* (Accommodation in guest rooms – 3 nights B&B)

Day 2
Breakfast at the hotel and a Full day Soweto and Johannesburg city tour with English speaking guide lunch included.
Evening at leisure.
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Day 3
Breakfast at the hotel and a Full day Long Walk to Freedom tour with English speaking guide–lunch included
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Day 4
Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer to the airport and a short flight to Cape Town (2 hrs in flight)
The world was transfixed when Nelson Mandela was finally released to freedom in 1990 after 27 years in jail for his role in the struggle to overcome apartheid. We begin the journey in Cape Town where Nelson Mandela walked from prisoner to presidency.
Transfer to hotel The Table Bay Hotel 5* (Accommodation in luxury rooms – 4 nights B&B)

Day 5
Breakfast at the hotel
Full day Robben Island, City & Table Mountain Tour with English speaking guide – lunch included (meals only)
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Day 6
Breakfast at the hotel
Full day Cape Point Tour with English speaking guide– lunch included (meals only)
Return to your hotel for an evening at leisure.
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Day 7
Breakfast at the hotel
Day at leisure Or alternatively – optional additional excursion (supplementary cost)
Full day Winelands Tour with English speaking guide– lunch included (meals only)
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Day 8
Breakfast at the hotel
Transfer to the airport and a short flight to Kruger Park (2 hrs in flight)
Kruger Park is South Africa’s most exciting African safari destination. Steeped in legend and history, the iconic Kruger National Park in South Africa is waiting for you to explore its vast landscapes and spectacular African wildlife. Enjoy thrilling game drives and walking safaris – find out what it is like to be close to a pride of Lion, feel the excitement and intensity of Africa.
Transfer to the kamp Kirkman’s Kamp 5* (Accommodation in a cottage on Full board basis – 2 nights )
Afternoon game drive-safari in search of the “Big 5“.
After dusk, return to the lodge for dinner
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Day 9
Morning Game Drive
As dawn breaks over the Kruger, fragrant tea or coffee and morning biscuits or rusks will wake you to the delights of a new day. Set out in an open 4×4 safari vehicle in the company of your guide.
Return to the lodge for a delicious breakfast and time for a quick siesta in the comfort and privacy of your personal chalet before lunch.
Afternoon tea, just before an Afternoon game drive.
Return to the lodge for dinner served under African skies around a roaring fire.

Day 10
Morning Game Drive
As dawn breaks over the Kruger, fragrant tea or coffee and morning biscuits or rusks will wake you to the delights of a new day. Set out in an open 4×4 safari vehicle in the company of your guide.
Return to the lodge for a delicious breakfast
Transfer to the Mpumalanga airport
Flight to Johannesburg ( 2hrs in flight)
On Arrival, connect to your outbound flight home

BON VOYAGE!!!

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