9 Days Cape Town & Kruger Package

This package comprises of 2 of our most popular scheduled tours, transport, accommodation and 1½ to 2 free/leisure days combined together.


Day 1
Arrival in Cape Town
Package starts

Arrive in Cape Town, affectionately known as The Mother City. You will be collected from the airport and transferred to your accommodation in the city centre where you have the rest of the day to spend at your leisure.

Route: Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town City Centre ±22 km
Travel time: ±20-30 min
Transport: Included (pick up from airport and drop off at your accommodation)
Accommodation: Backpacker - Cape Town
Meals: None

Day 2
Cape Town
Ultimate Cape Point Tour

This morning you will depart on a full day tour of the Cape Peninsula (our scheduled Ultimate Cape Point Tour).

After being picked up from your accommodation, we begin the morning with a leisurely stroll along the cobbled streets and brightly coloured houses of the Bo Kaap where you have the opportunity to take some pictures. We then head through the exclusive seaside suburbs of Clifton and Campsbay where we have a short photo stop too.

We then carry on along Victoria drive, through Houtbay and along the scenic Chapmans Peak Drive eventually arriving at The Cape of Good hope Nature Reserve where we have a 40 minute hike from the most south west tip of Africa, Cape of Good Hope to the Cape Point Light House. We then start driving north to Boulder Beach Penguin colony, where you can view them from the boardwalk and, should you wish, go inside to view them even closer (optional extra; entrance R170)!

By this stage you would have built up quite an appetite. We stop for a traditional Cape lunch of fish ‘n chips in the old Kalk Bay harbour where the local fishing community goes back generations. After everyone has had their fill, we stop briefly at the Shark Spotter, entrusted by the local surfers of Muizenberg to look out for Great White Sharks.

We continue then to travel through the lush Constantia Valley to the oldest wine farm outside of Europe for a relaxing end of the day wine tasting experience (optional extra; from R85) where we also learn about the history of farming in the Cape in beautiful surroundings.

Route: Cape Peninsula Route ±160 km
Travel time: ±8 hrs (full day tour)
Transport: Included
Accommodation: Backpacker - Cape Town
Meals: Lunch

Included Highlight: Bo Kaap, Camps Bay, Hout Bay, Chapman’s Peak Drive, Cape of Good Hope/Cape Point entrance, Boulders Beach from boardwalk, Simon’s Town, Kalk Bay, Boyes Drive, Constantia.

Optional Highlight: Boulders Beach Entrance; Wine Tasting


Day 3
Cape Town at leisure

You have a choice today of going on another one of our MANY amazing full/half day tours/activities such as wine tasting, sandboarding, shark cage diving, paragliding, skydiving OR you can spend your day at your own leisure and go sightseeing, visiting the local markets or just lazing at the beach.

Our optional extra full/half day tours & activities are very popular and tend to book out in advance. Should you wish to book any of these tours and activities for this day, please note that it is advised that you pre book these.

  • Shark cage diving @ R2700 pp (FD)
  • Wine tasting tour @ R1150 pp (FD)
  • Sandboarding @ R900 pp (HD)
  • Sandboard & Quad Bike Combo @ R1590 pp (HD)
  • Skydiving @ R3400 pp (HD)
  • Paragliding @ R1500 pp (HD)


Route: None
Travel time: None
Transport: None
Accommodation: Backpacker - Cape Town
Meals: None

Day 4
Cape Town at leisure
Depart for Johannesburg

You have a choice today of going on another one of our MANY amazing full/half day tours/activities such as wine tasting, sandboarding, shark cage diving, paragliding, skydiving OR you can spend your day at your own leisure and go sightseeing, visiting the local markets or just lazing at the beach.

Our optional extra full/half day tours & activities are very popular and tend to book out in advance. Should you wish to book any of these tours and activities for this day, please note that it is advised that you pre book these.

  • Shark cage diving @ R2700 pp (FD)
  • Wine tasting tour @ R1150 pp (FD)
  • Sandboarding @ R900 pp (HD)
  • Sandboard & Quad Bike Combo @ R1590 pp (HD)
  • Skydiving @ R3400 pp (HD)
  • Paragliding @ R1500 pp (HD)

You will fly to Johannesburg THIS afternoon.

Reminder that your internal flight from CPT (Cape Town International Airport) to JNB (O R Tambo International Airport) today is NOT included in this package.

We will arrange and book your airport transfers in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

The next morning (Day 5) you will start the 4 Day “Kruger Tour” section of this package.

Route 1: Cape Town City Centre - Cape Town International Airport ±22 km
Travel time: ±20-30 min (excl flight time)
Transport: Included (depart Sedgefield and drop off at the airport)

Route 2: O R Tambo International Airport - Johannesburg accommodation ±20 km
Travel time: ±20-30 min (excl flight time)
Transport: Included (pick up from airport and drop off at your accommodation)

Accommodation: Backpacker - Johannesburg
Meals: None

Day 5
Johannesburg to Kruger
Sunset Drive, Greater Kruger

This morning you will depart on your 4 Day “Kruger” Tour section of this package.

We travel via farmlands to the picturesque Lowveld and on to a Game Lodge in the Kruger Park. After a short break, during which you may unwind at the bar, have a swim or relax in the tropical gardens, we board the open Landcruiser for a 3h Sunset Drive. Your guide will show you various animals and birds and after darkness falls, we use spotlights to locate nocturnal species. Dinner will be a typical South African meal in our Boma. Overnight in comfortable air-conditioned en suite thatch-roofed chalets.

Route: Johannesburg - Tremisana Lodge ±470 km
Travel time: ±5.5 hrs (excl game drives/bush walks)
Transport: Included
Accommodation: Tremisana Lodge
Meals: Dinner

Included Highlight: 3h Sunset Drive

Day 6
Greater Kruger
Bush Walk

Awaken at sunrise for an exhilarating day of unforgettable bush life. Drive to a remote part of the Game Reserve, where you enjoy a 4h Bush Walk. Your experienced field guide will lead you through the bush. The thrill of following Africa’s large animals until you can take a photo will remain with you forever. Adrenalin surges will be acute, notwithstanding the presence of your armed ranger. Return to Tremisana for brunch. At around 14h30 we go on an afternoon game drive. Transfer to Marc’s Treehouse Lodge where accommodation is in fascinating and romantic treehouses.

Route: Tremisana Lodge & Balule Reserve ±23 km
Travel time: ±20-30 min (excl game drives/bush walks)
Transport: Included
Accommodation: Marc’s Treehouse & Tented Camp
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Included Highlight: 4h Bush Walk, Game Drive

Day 7
Kruger National Park
Game viewing

We travel to the Kruger Park where we board our open Gameviewer. The absence of windows and elevated vantage position allow for excellent photographic opportunities. You will have an amazing chance not only to view game but also to listen to and smell the African bush and its denizens. There will be regular stops at picnic spots and rest camps. Your experienced ranger will show you many animals and birds that frequent this wildlife paradise. The Orpen-Satara region boasts open plains and support large herds of zebra, giraffe and antelope that attract numerous predators.

In fact the zones we visit have the highest concentration of lions in Africa!.

Route: Enter Kruger National Park, Orpen-Satara region ±120 km
Travel time: ±1.5 hrs (excl game drives/bush walks)
Transport: Included
Accommodation: Marc’s Treehouse & Tented Camp
Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Included Highlight: Full Day Kruger Park on open vehicle

Day 8
Kruger to Johannesburg
Bush Walk, Blyde River Canyon

Complete the Kruger experience with an early morning walk accompanied by an armed ranger. Explore the wilderness one last time with a field guide and learn how to track wild animals. We then drive to the awesome Three Rondawels and the Blyde River Canyon. Return to Gauteng in the late afternoon. We return you to your hostel or airport at around 17h00.

Route: Tremisana - Three Rondawels/Blyde River Canyon - Johannesburg ±510 km
Travel time: ±6 hrs (excl bush walks)
Transport: Included
Accommodation: Backpacker - Johannesburg
Meals: Breakfast

Included Highlight: Blyde River canyon and Three Rondawels

Upon return in Johannesburg from the 4 Day ‘Kruger’ section you will be dropped off again at your accommodation again.


Day 9
Depart Johannesburg
Package ends

Today you will have the morning at leisure before being transferred to the airport.

Route: Johannesburg accommodation - O R Tambo International Airport ±20 km
Travel time: ±20-30 min (excl flight time)
Transport: Included (pick up from your accommodation and drop off at the airport)
Accommodation: None
Meals: None

Package includes:

  • All Airport transfers (Day 1, 4 & 9)
  • All Accommodation in Cape Town & Johannesburg (Nights 1, 2, 3 ,4 & 8)
  • All Accommodation on the Kruger section (Nights 5, 6 & 7)
  • All guided tours with qualified Cape Xtreme tour guide
  • Meals as specified on itinerary (1x Lunch, 3x Breakfast, 3x Dinner)
  • Entrance to Cape of Goodhope/Cape Point (Day 2)
  • All game drives and walking safaris in Kruger National Park (Days 5 to 8)

Package excludes:

  • All flights (internal flight on Day 4 on your own account)
  • Meals not specified on the itinerary
  • All items of a personal nature
  • All optional extras/entrances on Cape Point Tour (Day 2)
  • All optional extra tours/activities in Cape Town (Day 3 & 4)

Day 2 Optional Extras:

Please note that these rates are subject to change without prior notice as per the service providers. Payment for these activities/tours/entrances can be made on the day (cash/card).

  • Boulder Beach Entrance from R160 pp
  • Wine Tasting from R85 pp

Day 3 and 4 Optional Extras:

Choose 1 full day activity OR 1 or 2 half day activities. Our optional extra full/half day tours & activities are very popular and tend to book out in advance. Should you wish to book any of these tours and activities for this day, please note that it is advised that you pre book these.

  • Shark cage diving @ R2700 pp (FD)
  • Wine tasting tour @ R1150 pp (FD)
  • Sandboarding @ R900 pp (HD)
  • Sandboard & Quad Bike Combo @ R1590 pp (HD)
  • Skydiving @ R3400 pp (HD)
  • Paragliding @ R1500 pp (HD)