SPECIALIZED ITINERARY FOR CAPE TOWN
Explore Cape Town, the Peninsula and Beyond...
Day 1 - Arrival at Cape Town international Airport
Depending on when you arrive into Cape Town, it might be advisable to take a nap, unpack, settle in, and then head out to paint the town red. :-). At Sunset, a visit to The Bungalow - This cool hang out spot in Cape Town is every echelon or elite’s hang out spot. It’s young, it’s classy, it’s hip, it’s happening, has great food, great ambience, awesome libations, and it’s a boat load of fun.
Day 2 - Explore Cape Town and a couple of its sites beginning with Table Mountain, Lion’s Head, District Six Museum, and embark on a Robben Island Tour with an actual political ex-convict.
Robben Island is where Former President Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years. Although the Island has been both a leper colony and a military base, it's best known as the prison that held political prisoners during the years of struggle against Apartheid. On arrival, meet one of the former inmates, and tour guide of this excursion.
Day 3 - Explore more of Cape Town.
Visit the Wine lands; Franschhoek, Stellenbosch, Spier, and the Cheetah Reserve. Finally, stop at Boulder’s beach and Simon’s Town to see Cape Town’s adorable Penguins.
Day 4 - Explore more of Cape Town and its Peninsula.
Begin the day by visiting Gordon's Bay; an aesthetically beautiful town by the Bay with a lovely marina, and then proceed to explore more gems. Visit Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden. Stop at Koeel Beach, Secret Cave, Harbor hangout, etc., to take in the sights.
Day 5 to Day 9- Explore beyond Cape Town. Embark on a 5 day, 4 night excursion through the Garden Route.
The Garden Route includes one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline. Head northwards over Toits Kloof Mountain, through Worcester, Montagu; Oudtshoorn - known as "The Feather Capital of the World" because of the flourishing ostrich industry. Oudtshoorn's attraction includes three show farms: Highgate, Safari, and Cango Ostrich Farm. Visit palatial homes known as "feather palaces"; Ostrich Farm in Oudtshoorn; Cango Wildlife Ranch and Caves - The Cango Wildlife Ranch (Crocodile and Cheetah farm) offers an opportunity to learn about frightening reptiles and other beautiful animals. One has a chance to view a cheetah, tiger, lion, puma, jaguar, vultures, flamingos, crocodiles, tiger tortoises, ostriches, etc., which makes for a truly amazing interactive experience. Visit Keurbooms River Nature Reserve; over Outeniqua Mountains to Knysna; Mossel Bay; Botlierskop for a Day Safari; through rolling hills to Swellendam; and then return back to Cape Town. At night time, visit Beluga and the Reserve to unwind.
Day 10 - Embark on the Peninsula and Cape of Good Hope Tour.
A visit to Clifton Beach, Camps Bay, see the Twelve Apostles, Llandudno, Hout Bay, Chapmans Peak Drive, Noordhoek; Ostrich Viewing, Cape of Good Hope Nature Reserve; Cape Point, and the Cape. Travel up the spectacular coastline through charming historical villages. Finish the night off at the Bungalow.
Day 11 - Explore more of Cape Town.
Visit Giovanni's for a sumptuous lunch; Hillsong Church, Bo kaap Malay Quarters (the colorful muslim section); and end up at the Bungalow.
Day 12 - Explore more of Cape Town
Visit Cape Town’s Townships by embarking on a private tour, and end up at one of Cape Town’s many beaches.
Day 13 - Spend the day at several or one of the very many beaches of Cape town. Allocate set times to explore them all and relax on Bikini Beach till sundown.
Day 14 - Departure.