23 Day South Africa, Botswana & Kenya (Flights Included)

Bunnik Small Group Tour starting in Cape Town and finishing in Nairobi

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Overview
Operator: Bunnik
Type: Small Group Tour (Premium)
Max Group Size: 12
Duration: 23 Days
From: Cape Town to Nairobi
Tour Code: BUN62035
Reviews: Not Yet Reviewed
Visits: South Africa, Botswana, Zambia, Kenya
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1
Depart Australia
2
Arrive Cape Town
‘Welkom' to Cape Town! Meet your tour guide and fellow travellers for a welcome drink this evening.
3
Cape Town
We discover the cosmopolitan city on a sightseeing tour this morning. Highlights include the South African Museum and iconic Table Mountain (weather permitting). Special Experience: Nestled at the eastern foot of majestic Table Mountain, the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is one of Cape Town's natural treasures. Explore the stunning landscapes on a garden tour.Tonight we'll enjoy a group welcome dinner, accompanied by djembe drumming. (B/D)
4
Cape Town - Mthethomusha Game Reserve
This morning we fly to the Kruger region and continue to Mthetomusha Private Game Reserve, on the border of Greater Kruger National Park. This afternoon we'll head out on our first game drive! (B/D)
5
Mthethomusha Game Reserve
Our day is devoted to viewing the abundant wildlife found in this beautiful park, on morning and afternoon game drives. (B/L/D)
6
Mthethomusha Game Reserve - Johannesburg
After one last morning game drive, we transfer to the airport for our flight to Johannesburg. (B)
7
Johannesburg - Okavango Delta
We leave South Africa and fly to Maun, gateway to the incredible Okavango Delta. From here we'll enjoy a scenic flight in a light plane over the beautiful delta into Moremi Game Reserve. This afternoon we'll head out in search of game by boat. (B/D)
8
Okavango Delta (Moremi)
Special Experience: This morning we cruise along the delta in a traditional mokoro canoe, admiring the amazing birdlife and scenery of one of the richest ecosystems in the world as it is bathed in morning light. (B/L/D)
9
Okavango Delta - Chobe
After an early morning searching for game, we travel to the airstrip for our flight to Kasane. From here, we'll make our way into famous Chobe National Park. This afternoon we take to the water for a boat safari as the sun sets. (B/D)
10
Chobe National Park
We explore Chobe National Park today on morning and afternoon game drives. Known for having one of the largest populations of elephants in Africa, it's also home to huge herds of buffaloes and zebra. Hopefully we'll spot large prides of lions lazing the day away in the shade as well. (B/L/D)
11
Chobe - Victoria Falls
We cross the border and travel to Victoria Falls, the world's largest waterfall, forming part of the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia. Tonight we'll relax on a sunset cruise along the Zambezi River. (B)
12
Victoria Falls
A morning guided walk takes us through lush rainforest to the spectacular falls. Explore the trails and take in the amazing view! (B/D) Special Experience: This evening we enjoy a boma dinner, with traditional dancing and drumming.
13
Victoria Falls - Nairobi
Enjoy the morning at leisure before our flight to Nairobi this afternoon. (B)
14
Nairobi
Today we'll visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dame Daphne Sheldrick, which rescues and rehabilitates orphaned elephants and rhinos from ivory and horn poachers. Then get up close and personal with the giraffes at the Giraffe Centre.Later we enjoy lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and visit the adjoining Museum. (B/L)
15
Nairobi - Samburu National Reserve
Escaping the city, we travel north and cross the equator before arriving in Samburu National Reserve. After lunch we'll head out on our first game drive! (B/L/D)
16
Samburu National Reserve
Keep an eye out for Samburu's diverse range of wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives today. (B/L/D) Special Experience: Visit a Samburu village and school to learn about ‘a day in the life' of a Samburu woman and her children.
17
Samburu National Reserve - Mt Kenya National Park
Today we travel to Mount Kenya, Kenya's highest mountain. Here we'll explore the forest on foot with a ranger. (B/L/D)
18
Mt Kenya National Park - Lake Nakuru National Park
A chance for us to spot the endangered rhino in beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park today. We'll participate in a tree-planting ceremony at our lodge before an afternoon game drive. (B/L/D)
19
Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha
Today we travel to Lake Naivasha, the home of the late Joy Adamson, author of “Born Free”. Its rich heritage and idyllic scenery make it the perfect place to enjoy afternoon tea and visit the house containing memorabilia from the “Born Free” film. (B/L/D)
20
Lake Naivasha - Maasai Mara
We travel to the famous Maasai Mara and enjoy a game drive, spotting elephants, giraffes, zebra, gazelles and lions! (B/L/D)
21
Maasai Mara
Our day in the Maasai Mara is devoted to discovering the incredible wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives. (B/L/D) Special Experience: This evening we'll enjoy a special bush dinner under a beautiful blanket of stars.
22
Maasai Mara - Nairobi - Australia
Today we begin our journey home. (B)
23
Arrive Australia
1
Depart Australia
2
Arrive Cape Town
‘Welkom' to Cape Town! Meet your tour guide and fellow travellers for a welcome drink this evening.
3
Cape Town
We discover this cosmopolitan city on a sightseeing tour this morning. Highlights include the South African Museum and iconic Table Mountain (weather permitting). Special Experience: Nestled at the eastern foot of majestic Table Mountain, the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is one of Cape Town's natural treasures. Explore the stunning landscapes on a garden tour.Tonight we'll enjoy a group welcome dinner, accompanied by djembe drumming. (B/D)
4
Cape Town - Mthethomusha Game Reserve
This morning we fly to the Kruger region and continue to Mthethomusha Private Game Reserve, on the border of Greater Kruger National Park. This afternoon we'll head out on our first game drive! (B/D)
5
Mthethomusha Game Reserve
Our day is devoted to viewing the abundant wildlife found in this beautiful park, on morning and afternoon game drives. (B/L/D)
6
Mthethomusha Game Reserve - okavango Delta
We leave South Africa and fly to Maun, gateway to the incredible Okavango Delta. From here we'll enjoy a scenic flight in a light plane over the beautiful delta into Moremi Game Reserve. This afternoon we search for game before admiring the sunset from a cruise on Boro River. (B/D)
7
Okavango Delta (Moremi)
Special Experience: This morning we cruise along the delta in a traditional mokoro canoe, admiring the amazing birdlife and scenery of one of the richest ecosystems in the world as it is bathed in morning light.  (B/L/D)
8
Okavango Delta - Chobe
After an early morning searching for game, we travel to the airstrip for our flight to Kasane. From here, we'll make our way into famous Chobe National Park. This afternoon we take to the water for a boat safari as the sun sets. (B/D)
9
Chobe National Park
We explore Chobe National Park today on morning and afternoon game drives. Known for having one of the largest populations of elephants in Africa, it's also home to huge herds of buffaloes and zebra. Hopefully we'll spot large prides of lions lazing the day away in the shade as well. (B/L/D)
10
Chobe - Victoria Falls
We cross the border and travel to Victoria Falls, the world's largest waterfall, forming part of the border between Zimbabwe and Zambia. Tonight we'll relax on a sunset cruise along the Zambezi River. (B)
11
Victoria Falls
A morning guided walk takes us through lush rainforest to the spectacular falls. Explore the trails and take in the amazing view! (B/D) Special Experience: This evening we enjoy a boma dinner, with traditional dancing and drumming.
12
Victoria Falls - Johannesburg Airport
Today we take another flight, this time to Nairobi. (B)
13
Johannesburg Airport - Nairobi
Today we'll visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dame Daphne Sheldrick, which rescues and rehabilitates orphaned elephants and rhinos from ivory and horn poachers. Then get up close and personal with the giraffes at the Giraffe Centre. Later we enjoy lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and visit the adjoining Museum. (B/L)
14
Nairobi 
Today we'll visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dame Daphne Sheldrick, which rescues and rehabilitates elephants and rhinos orphaned by ivory and horn poachers. Then get up close and personal with the giraffes at the Giraffe Centre. Later we enjoy lunch at the Karen Blixen Coffee Garden and visit the adjoining Museum. We then visit the Kazuri Beads Factory. Started by two single women, it now produces ethical handicrafts and provides sustainable employment to more than 340 local women. (B/L)
15
Nairobi - Samburu National Reserve
Escaping the city, we travel north and cross the equator before arriving in Samburu National Reserve. After lunch we'll head out on our first game drive! (B/L/D)
16
Samburu National Reserve
Keep an eye out for Samburu's diverse range of wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives today. (B/L/D) Special Experience: Visit a Samburu village and school to learn about ‘a day in the life' of a Samburu woman and her children.
17
Samburu National Reserve - Mt Kenya National Park
Today we travel to Mount Kenya, Kenya's highest mountain. On our way we stop at the Nanyuki Spinners and Weavers, a place where women are trained in the craft of spinning and weaving, empowering them to earn a sustainable living.  On arrival in Mt Kenya we'll explore the forest on foot with a ranger. (B/L/D)
18
Mt Kenya National Park - Lake Nakuru National Park
A chance for us to spot the endangered rhino in beautiful Lake Nakuru National Park today on an afternoon game drive. (B/L/D)
19
Lake Nakuru National Park - Lake Naivasha
We'll participate in a tree-planting ceremony at our lodge this morning before we travel to Lake Naivasha, the home of the late Joy Adamson, author of “Born Free”. After lunch, we drive to Hell's Gate National Park where we go for a walk, admiring the spectacular scenery of towering cliffs, extinct volcanoes and deep gorges. We then return to the rich heritage and idyllic scenery of Lake Naivasha, the perfect place to enjoy afternoon tea and visit the Adamson house containing memorabilia from the “Born Free” film. (B/L/D)
20
Lake Naivasha - Maasai Mara
We travel to the famous Maasai Mara and enjoy a game drive, spotting elephants, giraffes, zebra, gazelles and lions! (B/L/D)
21
Maasai Mara
Our day in the Maasai Mara is devoted to discovering the incredible wildlife on morning and afternoon game drives. (B/L/D) Special Experience: This evening we'll enjoy a special bush dinner under a beautiful blanket of stars.
22
Maasai Mara - Nairobi - Australia
Today we begin our journey home. (B)
23
Arrive Australia
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Journey Highlights
  • Explore the picturesque city of Cape Town including SA Museum and majestic Table Mountain. The second most populous city in South Africa, learn of the history and modern-day Cape Town while witnessing some amazing scenery.
  • Tour the beautiful Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, one of Cape Town's national treasures.
  • Dine at a traditional African restaurant and enjoy the Diembe Drumming!
  • Spend 2 nights in a mountain lodge on the border of the Greater Kruger National Park.
  • Head out on game drives in Mthethomusga Game Reserve, bordering Greater Kruger National Park, where the 'Big 5' can be found.
  • Spend 2 nights in an eco tent in the heart of Moremi Game Reserve.
  • Explore the magnificent Okavango Delta, the largest inland delta on earth, and view the giant Mopane forests and the Kwai floodplains.
  • Discover world-renowned Moremi Game Reserve from the water on mokoro canoe safaris.
  • Enjoy a river safari on the Chobe River observing life along the riverbanks.
  • Game drive through Chobe National Park in search of wildlife, including the majestic elephants the park is famous for.
  • Spend 2 nights at amazing Victoria Falls with plenty of free time to relax and explore the local surrounds.
  • Take a sunset cruise along the Zambezi River onboard an Ra-Ikana (a 16 seater luxury boat built to replicate the 'Ma-Robert', Dr David Livingstone's boat).
  • Enjoy a guided excursion of the Falls including all 16 view points to see this natural phenomenon.
  • Experience a traditional Boma Dinner, complete with dancing, singing and drumming!
  • Visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, run by Dr Dame Daphne Sheldrick, one of the world's most extraordinary animal rehabilitation programs.
  • Visit The Giraffe Centre, an important conservation initiative created by the ‘African Fund for Endangered Wildlife'.  Feed and get up close and personal with these majestic creatures from elevated platforms.
  • Tour the Karen Blixen Museum, presenting a glimpse of the life of Karen Blixen, an extraordinary farmer and the author of ‘Out of Africa'.
  • Explore rugged and remote Samburu National Reserve on game drives. The reserve attracts some amazing wildlife including giraffe, buffalo, waterbuck, zebra and much more!
  • Visit a Samburu Village and school for protected Samburu women and their children.
  • Discover Mount Kenya National Park, home to Africa's second highest peak, affording some of the most impressive views in east Africa.
  • Participate in a tree planting ceremony in Lake Nakuru.
  • Take a spectacular game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park, a sanctuary for migratory water birds.
  • Enjoy afternoon tea at Elsemere in Lake Naivasha, home to the late Joy Adamson, author of 'Born Free'.
  • Visit Lake Naivasha, a beautiful freshwater lake. Fringed by thick papyrus, it is one of Kenya's important horticultural areas with its yellow-barked Acacia Xanthophlea and is teeming with birdlife.
  • Spend 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara.
  • Experience unforgettable game drives in the Maasai Mara, Kenya's finest and most famous reserve. With its abundance of wildlife and rolling savannahs, it makes for amazing game-viewing. Keep an eye out for millions of wildebeest and zebras which migrate here annually.
  • Enjoy an incredible bush dinner under the Maasai Mara stars.
Trip Inclusions
  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Africa. Taxes included
  • 4 economy-class flights within Africa
  • 3 light plane flights within Africa
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding shared lodge open safari 4WD)
Accommodation & Meals
  • 5 nights in good quality hotels (4 star)
  • 2 nights in eco tented accommodation in Moremi Game Reserve
  • 11 nights in African lodges (4-4½ star)
  • 2 nights in a luxury-style tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara
  • 20 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 15 dinners, including welcome and farewell dinners
Your Tour Guides
  • English-speaking locally based national guide throughout southern Africa (based on min. of 6 passengers)
  • English-speaking locally based guides in southern Africa  
  • English-speaking locally based driver/guide in Kenya (max 6 passengers per vehicle)
Entrance Fees & Permits
  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves are included
Trip Notes
  • Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Disruptions to itinerary may occur.
Journey Highlights

Discover the many sides of South Africa

  • Explore the picturesque city of Cape Town including SA Museum and majestic Table Mountain. The second most populous city in South Africa, learn of the history and modern-day Cape Town while witnessing some amazing scenery.
  • Tour the beautiful Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, one of Cape Town's national treasures.
  • Dine at a traditional African restaurant and enjoy the Diembe Drumming!
  • Spend 2 nights in a mountain lodge on the border of the Greater Kruger National Park.
  • Head out on game drives in Mthethomusga Game Reserve, bordering Greater Kruger National Park, where the 'Big 5' can be found.

Breathtaking Botswana

  • Spend 2 nights in eco tent in the heart of Moremi Game Reserve.
  • Explore the magnificent Okavango Delta, the largest inland delta on earth, and view the giant Mopane forests and the Kwai floodplains.
  • Discover world-renowned Moremi Game Reserve from the water on mokoro canoe safaris.
  • Enjoy a river safari on the Chobe River observing life along the riverbanks.
  • Game drive through Chobe National Park in search of wildlife, including the majestic elephants the park is famous for.

The smoke that thunders

  • Spend 2 nights at amazing Victoria Falls with plenty of free time to relax and explore the local surrounds.
  • Take a sunset cruise along the Zambezi River onboard an Ra-Ikana (a 16 seater luxury boat built to replicate the 'Ma-Robert', Dr David Livingstone's boat).
  • Enjoy a guided excursion of the Falls including all 16 view points to see this natural phenomenon.
  • Experience a traditional Boma Dinner, complete with dancing, singing and drumming!

Witness Kenya's amazing wildlife and spectacular scenery

  • Visit the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, one of the world's most extraordinary animal rehabilitation programs.
  • Visit The Giraffe Centre, an important conservation initiative created by the ‘African Fund for Endangered Wildlife'.  Feed and get up close and personal with these majestic creatures from elevated platforms.
  • Tour the Karen Blixen Museum, presenting a glimpse of the life of Karen Blixen, an extraordinary farmer and the author of ‘Out of Africa'.
  • Explore rugged and remote Samburu National Reserve on game drives. The reserve attracts some amazing wildlife including giraffe, buffalo, waterbuck, zebra and much more!
  • Visit a Samburu Village and school for protected Samburu women and their children.
  • Nanyuki Spinners and Weavers. 
  • Discover Mount Kenya National Park, home to Africa's second highest peak, affording some of the most impressive views in east Africa.
  • Take a spectacular game drive in Lake Nakuru National Park, a sanctuary for migratory water birds and rhinos.
  • Participate in a tree planting ceremony in Lake Nakuru.
  • Visit Lake Naivasha, a beautiful freshwater lake. Fringed by thick papyrus, it is one of Kenya's important horticultural areas with its yellow-barked Acacia Xanthophlea and is teeming with birdlife.
  • Enjoy a short hike through Hell's Gate National Park.
  • Enjoy afternoon tea at Elsemere in Lake Naivasha, home to the late Joy Adamson, author of 'Born Free'.
  • Spend 2 nights in a luxury tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara.
  • Experience unforgettable game drives in the Maasai Mara, Kenya's finest and most famous reserve. With its abundance of wildlife and rolling savannahs, it makes for amazing game-viewing. Keep an eye out for millions of wildebeest and zebras which migrate here annually.
  • Enjoy an incredible bush dinner under the Maasai Mara stars.
Trip Inclusions
  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Africa. Taxes included
  • 5 economy-class flights within Africa
  • 3 light plane flights within Africa
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding shared lodge open safari 4WD)
  • Tipping Made Easy, $495pp pre-paid
  • Porterage included where available 
  • Entrance fees to all national parks and reserves are included
Accommodation & Meals
  • 5 nights in good quality hotels (4 star)
  • 2 nights in eco-tented accommodation in Moremi Game Reserve
  • 11 nights in African lodges (4-4½ star)
  • 2 nights in a luxury-style tent in the heart of the Maasai Mara
  • 20 breakfasts, 11 lunches and 15 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners
Your Tour Guides
  • English-speaking locally based national guide throughout southern Africa 
  • English-speaking locally based driver/guides in Kenya 
Trip Notes
  • Accommodation, itinerary and inclusions subject to change.
  • Disruptions to itinerary may occur.
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Average Age: 50+ years
Types: Small Group Tours (Flights Included)
Max Group Size(s): 20
Budget: Premium
Destinations: Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East, South & Central America, USA, Canada
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Flights Included
Unlike most tour companies, Bunnik include domestic and international flights from Australia in their tour packages (and in the prices shown below). Bunnik's airfares have built-in flexibility so you're able to extend your stay, fly out of other cities or even upgrade your flights to Business or First Class.
Repeat Travellers
Take advantage of the following benefits offered only to Bunnik's past clients. Receive a further $100pp loyalty discount towards your next tour. After travelling on 4 or more Bunnik Tours, you'll receive a $250pp saving! Receive a very handy Bunnik Tours travel wallet, luggage strap and backpack.
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Friday
17 May 2019
Saturday
08 Jun 2019

19,495

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837

per person

18,658

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Saturday
15 Jun 2019
Sunday
07 Jul 2019

19,895

per person

845

per person

19,050

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Thursday
11 Jul 2019
Friday
02 Aug 2019

20,295

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853

per person

19,442

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Thursday
08 Aug 2019
Friday
30 Aug 2019

21,695

per person

881

per person

20,814

per person

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Monday
02 Sep 2019
Tuesday
24 Sep 2019

20,695

per person

861

per person

19,834

per person

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Thursday
20 Feb 2020
Friday
13 Mar 2020

20,995

per person

867

per person

20,128

per person

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Thursday
19 Mar 2020
Friday
10 Apr 2020

20,395

per person

855

per person

19,540

per person

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Friday
17 May 2019
Saturday
08 Jun 2019

21,745

per person

882

solo traveller

20,863

solo traveller

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Saturday
15 Jun 2019
Sunday
07 Jul 2019

22,145

per person

890

solo traveller

21,255

solo traveller

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Thursday
11 Jul 2019
Friday
02 Aug 2019

22,545

per person

898

solo traveller

21,647

solo traveller

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Thursday
08 Aug 2019
Friday
30 Aug 2019

23,945

per person

926

solo traveller

23,019

solo traveller

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Monday
02 Sep 2019
Tuesday
24 Sep 2019

22,945

per person

906

solo traveller

22,039

solo traveller

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Thursday
20 Feb 2020
Friday
13 Mar 2020

23,245

per person

912

solo traveller

22,333

solo traveller

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Thursday
19 Mar 2020
Friday
10 Apr 2020

22,645

per person

900

solo traveller

21,745

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