South Africa Private Journey

Beautiful Cape Town and a Classic Wildlife Safari

Trip Cost

Prices are for 2020
$5795 per person, double occupancy
Single supplement: $1490
Internal airfare: $890 (subject to change)

Make it Your Trip!

The prices above are for the ready-to-book adventure outlined in this Detailed Itinerary, a popular option that has been handcrafted by our Area Specialists to include the best of every destination. While many travelers choose to book this tour as is, our Area Specialists are also happy to work with you to customize this Private Journey to suit your specific interests and style of travel. We can arrange for longer or shorter stays, offer hotel upgrades (see below for sample costs), or add an extension to additional places of interest. We can even add special activities or customize excursions depending on your interests. We invite you to contact us to discuss your options!


Optional Hotel Upgrades
All upgrade pricing is per person, per night, based on double occupancy. Please call for single occupancy pricing.

Cape Town: The Victoria and Alfred Hotel, from $110
Cape Town: Cape Grace Hotel, from $210
Thornybush Private Game Reserve: Shumbalala Game Lodge, from $325
Timbavati Game Reserve: Kambaku River Sands, from $250
Sabi Sand Game Reserve: Londolozi, from $820
Mala Mala Private Game Reserve: Mala Mala Game Reserve, from $620


Prices are not guaranteed until services are confirmed.
Information on pricing policy
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Extension Costs

Johannesburg Extension: from $1195
Okavango Delta Safari Extension: from $4995
Among the Elephants Extension: from $1995

When to go

January to December

For our Private Journey trips, you choose your own group and your preferred dates—there are no set departure dates. Private Journeys are available to groups as few as two people or as large as you like. Contact us for availability, questions, or to book your adventure!

Trip Cost Includes

  • Accommodations as noted, based on double occupancy
  • Choice of two full-day guided excursions in Cape Town on Days 2-3
  • All meals except 3 dinners as indicated in the Detailed Itinerary (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)
  • Land and internal air transportation as noted
  • Park entrance fees
  • Airport transfers as noted
  • Services of safari guides and camp staff

Trip Cost Does Not Include

International airfare, meals not specified (BLD) in this itinerary, any activities described as optional, airport departure taxes, optional tipping or gratuities to staff, additional hotel nights made necessary by airline schedule changes or other factors, pre-trip expenses such as medical immunizations (if any), travel insurance, or passports and visas; and other expenses of a personal nature (alcoholic beverages as noted, laundry, etc.).

Trip Payment Schedule*

At time of reservation: 25% of trip cost
90 days prior to departure: Balance

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.

Cancellation and Transfer Fee Schedule*

Minimum fee: 25% of trip cost
90 days or less: 100% of trip cost

*Please note that this differs from our regular catalog departures.