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Wine, Wildlife and Falls

Wine, Wonders & Wildlife: A Capetown to Vic Falls Adventure $5,500 ($1,000 deposit) & Optional 4-day Zimbabwe Safari extension (+$4,250)
July 8th - 16th, 2024
(4-day Extension July 17th-20th, 2024)

If these dates don't work, please inquire about private custom bookings.


Embark on the journey of a lifetime, where luxury, adventure, and natural splendor unite. This extraordinary itinerary takes you on a grand exploration of Cape Town, renowned for its iconic landmarks and delectable cuisine. You'll savor the best of the best with exclusive vineyard tastings and exceptional dining experiences in the picturesque Winelands. The thundering majesty of Victoria Falls awaits promising awe-inspiring encounters with one of the world's greatest natural wonders. And for those with an unquenchable thirst for adventure, an optional extension beckons in Zimbabwe's Mana Pools, where classic safaris with legendary guides and the untouched wilderness create an unforgettable 3-day safari experience. Join us on this remarkable journey that combines the pinnacle of culture, cuisine, and nature in one unforgettable adventure.


Important Info

  • Date: July 8th - 16th, 2024 (4-day extension July 17th - 20th, 2024)

  • Price: $5,500 ($1,000 non-refundable deposit) + $4,250 for optional 4-day extension 

  • Final payment will be 60 days before departure

  • Meeting point: The Capital Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa on July 8th, 2024.


Price Includes

  • All accommodations

  • Breakfasts

  • Reservations

  • Transportation and activities as listed in the itinerary

  • All wine tasting events

  • All meals, drinks and activities in Zimbabwe safari extension

  • Many surprises

Price Excludes

  • Entrance ticket to Table Mountain and Victoria Falls National Park

  • Meals other than breakfasts

  • International and domestic flights

  • Visas and tips

Day 1 - July 8th, 2024

Arrival in Capetown, South Africa

Check in at The Capital Hotel x 3 nights.

The Capital Hotel in Cape Town is a fantastic starting point for your exploration of the city and a place to unwind after a long flight. Situated in the heart of the city, it offers stunning views of Table Mountain and the city skyline, providing a picturesque backdrop for relaxation. It offers a world class SPA.

Near the Capital Hotel, you'll find a variety of excellent restaurants and bars. Just a short walk away, Belly of the beast is a renowned culinary hotspot, offering innovative dishes and a fantastic dining experience. Kloof Street, lined with diverse eateries and trendy bars, is also nearby, making it easy to savor the local food scene and enjoy the vibrant nightlife of Cape Town.

Day 2 - July 9th, 2024

Explore Capetown

On your second day in Cape Town, start by leaving the Capital Hotel in the morning to visit the iconic Table Mountain. Take the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway for a breathtaking ascent to the summit. 

Then head to the vibrant V&A Waterfront, located in the Marina area, and consider taking a helicopter flight over Table Mountain for a truly unique perspective on this natural wonder and the city. The flight offers an awe-inspiring view of the coastline and Cape Town's striking topography. Return to the Capital Hotel in the late afternoon to refresh and get ready for your exclusive reservation at FYN restaurant. FYN is a culinary gem in Cape Town, offering a fine dining experience with a fusion of South African and Japanese flavors. The evening at FYN promises to be a gastronomic delight, with innovative dishes and an elegant ambiance to cap off your day in style.

Day 3 - July 10th, 2024

Today, we're embarking on a day trip to Boulders Beach and the Cape of Good Hope to encounter penguins and witness the southernmost point of the continent. Throughout the journey, expect a series of delightful surprises awaiting us along the route.

By day three, your jetlag should be behind you, and it's time to fully immerse yourself in the beauty of Cape Town. 

Day 4 - July 11th, 2024

Wine country extravangaza

On day four of your journey, you'll depart from The Capital Hotel in Cape Town, setting the stage for a day of indulgent wine experiences. Your first stop is De Toren Private Cellar, a winery that stands out for its commitment to crafting Bordeaux-style wines with precision and care. The iconic wine you'll have the pleasure of tasting is "Fusion V," one of their flagship Bordeaux-style blends, celebrated for its elegance and complexity. The Icon Tour Tasting at De Toren provides a rare opportunity to explore the winery's facilities and sample their exceptional wines.

After a few hours at De Toren, you'll be transported to Delaire Graff Restaurant, a place of exceptional beauty and elegance. Delaire Graff is renowned not only for its wines but also for its stunning views of the surrounding vineyards and mountains. You can expect to be enchanted by the picturesque scenery while enjoying an al fresco lunch paired with their premium wines. Delaire Graff's most famous premium wines include their Delaire Graff Estate Chardonnay and their Laurence Graff Reserve, which are both celebrated for their quality and elegance. 

After this delightful lunch, you'll be transported to your next hotel, the beautiful and classic Leeu House in Franschhoek, where you can unwind in a charming and sophisticated setting, preparing for more wine country adventures in the days to come. We will stay at this hotel for the next 3 nights.

Day 5 - July 12th, 2024

Wine country exploration

After a morning hike in Krom River Canyon we visit to Tokara Winery. Here, you'll indulge in a pre-booked premium wine tasting experience. What makes Tokara truly exceptional is its flagship wine, the Tokara Director's Reserve, a Bordeaux-style blend celebrated for its complexity and depth, earning it a well-deserved reputation as one of South Africa's most prestigious wines.

Following the wine tasting, you'll enjoy a leisurely lunch at Tokara's beautiful restaurant. The restaurant not only offers delectable cuisine but also boasts panoramic views of the Stellenbosch mountains.

Day 6 - July 13th, 2024

Explore the wine country

Day six is a grand and indulgent day as you board the renowned Orange Wine Tram, a delightful way to explore some of South Africa's most celebrated wineries.

Next, you'll visit Babylonstoren, a destination known for its exceptional gardens. What makes it special is the meticulously designed and beautifully maintained gardens that offer an incredible sensory experience. The garden-to-table dining experience is a true highlight. Lunch here will be a feast for the senses as you savor dishes prepared with ingredients freshly picked from the gardens.

After Babylonstoren, you'll continue your wine journey to Vrede en Lust, renowned for its top-quality Pinotage, particularly the Boet Erasmus. The Pinotage grape is South Africa's signature red variety, and Vrede en Lust has mastered its craft.

In the evening, indulge in a culinary experience at one of the best restaurants in the area, La Petite Colombe. This restaurant offers a sophisticated and creative tasting menu that combines South African and international flavors. It's renowned for its impeccable service and artful presentation, making it a must-visit for food enthusiasts seeking a memorable dining experience during their stay in the Winelands.

Day 7 - July 14th, 2024

Transfer from the wine country to the 5 star Marly Hotel in Camps Bay: nestled in the heart of Camps Bay, it offers breathtaking ocean views and luxurious accommodations. With its chic design, impeccable service, and proximity to the beach, it provides the perfect blend of relaxation and sophistication.

Explore Camps Bay

Camps Bay is a slice of paradise on the Cape Town coast, renowned for its powdery white sand and turquoise waters. The palm-lined promenade exudes a trendy and vibrant atmosphere, making it a hub of leisure and entertainment. As the sun sets, indulge in the local scene by exploring some of Camps Bay's trendy restaurants and bars. Try out The Codfather for fresh seafood. End your evening at one of the beachfront bars like Café Caprice or Sunset Café, where you can sip cocktails and enjoy the ocean breeze. 

Day 8 - July 15th, 2024

Transfer to Cape Town International Airport. 


Victoria Falls, known as "The Smoke that Thunders," is one of the most remarkable natural wonders in the world, as it's the largest waterfall by width and height. 


Upon arrival in Victoria Falls, you'll be greeted with airport pickup and check in at Shongwe Lookout Lodge. This lodge offers a perfect blend of comfort and natural beauty, allowing guests to unwind in a tranquil environment while being in close proximity to the excitement of Victoria Falls.


If you arrive early, you can opt for an exhilarating helicopter flight over the falls to witness the grandeur from the air. In the late afternoon, a visit to the falls is on the agenda, and transportation to the site is included, offering you a chance to experience the thundering cascades up close and feel the misty spray on your face. Victoria Falls is a destination that combines the power of nature with incredible adventure.


***Obtain a KAZA visa on arrival*** It will allow you to move freely between Zimbabwe and Zambia. (50 usd cash on arrival)

Day 9 - July 16th, 2024

Devil's Pool and Sunset Cruise

On day nine, you'll have an extraordinary morning adventure as you're picked up for the Devil's Pool experience at Victoria Falls. Devil's Pool is a natural infinity pool right on the edge of the falls, offering an exhilarating yet safe opportunity to swim right at the precipice. It's special because it provides a thrilling and unique perspective of the falls, allowing you to look over the edge into the chasm while being surrounded by the raw power of the water.

After your thrilling morning, you'll have lunch at the Devil's Pool location. Later in the afternoon, transportation will take you to a serene sunset cruise on the Zambezi River. This experience features an open bar and snacks, allowing you to savor the tranquil beauty of the river and its surroundings as the sun sets. To end your day, dinner at Dusty Road Township offers a cultural and culinary adventure, providing an opportunity to taste local cuisine and engage with the vibrant township community, making it a truly memorable experience.

Accommodations tonight are across the border in Zambia  at the Radisson Blue Victoria Falls.

Day 10, 11, 12 - July 17th - 19th, 2024

Fly to Johannesburg and home

Zimbabwe Safari extension: Mana Pools Majesty: A 3-Day Safari

***Optional 4d/3n extension vs flying home from Victoria Falls Airport (VFA)***

A 3-day safari extension is the perfect opportunity to delve deeper into the wonders of Mana Pools, taking part in walking safaris, game drives, and experiencing the magic of one of the most pristine wildernesses on Earth. With our team's expertise in guiding and understanding the nuances of this remarkable ecosystem, you'll have a chance to create unforgettable memories in one of Africa's most extraordinary wildlife havens.

We will fly from Victoria Falls to Mana Pools

All-inclusive glamping at Zambezi Expeditions Camp x 4d/3n

Additional $4,250 per person for this extension

Day 13- July 20th, 2024

Fly to Johannesburg and home

On the final day of your remarkable journey, you'll bid farewell to the pristine wilderness of Mana Pools as you board your chartered flight back to Victoria Falls. From there, you'll make your way to Johannesburg (JNB), South Africa, in time for your onward international flight. This well-organized departure ensures you have ample time to connect with your international flights, particularly for those heading to Europe and the USA, as departures are scheduled after 8 pm, allowing you to conclude your African adventure with ease. Safe travels and fond memories as you return home with unforgettable experiences from your journey through Cape Town, Wine Country, Victoria Falls, and Mana Pools.

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