10 day sample itinerary

South Africa: Cape Town and Zanzibar Multi Centre

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Cape Town is the oldest city in South Africa and regularly receives the accolade of best city in the world. From the iconic Victoria & Alfred Waterfront to the trendy district of Camps Bay; the instantly recognisable Table Mountain and the nearby Cape Winelands, famous for producing some of the world’s best wines; and, last but certainly not least, the exceptional cuisine in Cape Town – each facet of this remarkable city combines to make it a supremely appealing destination. 

After soaking up the culture and glamour of buzzy city life, it's time for you retreat to the island of Zanzibar – the perfect place to relax and regroup. The archipelago of Zanzibar is considered the Indian Ocean's best-kept secret; steeped in history, the island offers intrigue of years gone by and tales of traders and pirates, as well as world-class resorts offering luxurious comfort and pampering. Powdery white sand beaches and amazing dive spots make Zanzibar the ideal place to finish your African adventure.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Explore Cape Town, a vibrant city that's constantly evolving
  • Ascend world-famous Table Mountain and admire the view
  • Pay a visit to historic Robben Island
  • Retreat to paradise island Zanzibar
  • Relax on stunning white sand beaches or dive in the crystal clear ocean

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
10 days
Destination Breakdown

Itinerary Breakdown

Live it up in the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town where sundowners are an essential part of every sunset as it sets over Table Mountain. Trace the footsteps of one of the most influential individuals to have ever lived, Nelson Mandela, with a visit to Robben Island.Take a trip to Boulders Beach to witness the world famous penguins, with walkways and viewing points over the beach, this is the only place in Africa you can get close to penguins. Camps Bay is always worth a visit, a hot spot for A list celebrities who flock to Cape Town every year.

The very name 'Zanzibar' brings to mind intrigue, adventure on the high seas and tales of traders from a bygone era. The 'spice' island retains all of this romance and mystery to this very day and combines it with a collection of boutique accommodation that makes it the perfect place to unwind and relax after shopping until you dropped in Cape Town.
Indigo beach is on the pristine white sands of Bweju Beach, voted one of the top ten beaches in the world. This boutique property is perfect if you want a laid back and relaxing holiday. There's lots of activities you can partake in here, but if sunbathing is more your thing you can unwind around the pool taking a dip whenever you feel the need to cool down.

Points of Interest

South Africa

Explore the wonderfully diverse and breathtakingly beautiful South Africa; home to some of the world’s greatest. From cage diving with great white sharks and whale watching in Hermanus, to embarking on one of the best road trips of all time, The Garden Route, South Africa won’t disappoint.

Venture on a safari to see the Big Five at Kruger National Park, watch penguins waddle onto the beach in Cape Town, voted best city in the world, and tour the vineyards in Cape Winelands; there’s something for everyone. South Africa gives you the chance to combine city, safari, sea and mountains all in one trip, making it one to remember.

Zanzibar

Leave the world behind in Zanzibar, draped with mesmerising shores and warm ocean breeze.  The perfect tonic following a safari or desert expedition, Zanzibar promises pure indulgence and paradise.

If you’re a keen diver, head to the archipelago, the most perfect all-year diving destination, for some of the most stunning underwater sights imaginable, before relaxing on a traditional dhow boat cruise along the coastline. For a more cultural experience, wander the markets of Stone Town and grab a bargain or two while soaking up the local atmosphere.