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  • Kosher Tour to South Africa

  • Kosher Tour to South Africa ensures the unique experience on the southernmost tip of the African continent from a safari Kruger National Park in the east, populated by big game, to craggy cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope in the southwest with its Penguin colony, and imposing flat-topped Table Mountain. Discover the wonders of South Africa and savor the spirit of adventure while feasting on kosher meals and attending a Shabbat service in the iconic city of Cape Town.

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Kosher Tour to South Africa
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Day 1: Johannesburg – Kruger National Park

On arrival in Johannesburg take a scenic 4 hour drive to the border of the National Park Kruger. En route stop for a light lunch and an African village experience. Enjoy a welcome dinner under the stars. Overnight in the Kruger National Park at Kruger Park Lodge (L, D)

Day 2: Sabie River, Sundowner Safari

After breakfast, enjoy overview of the Sabie River, populated with hippos and fish eagles are eating and bathing.

Two hippos in the water of the Sabie River, Kosher Tour to South Africa
Two hippos in the water of the Sabie River

Take a half day tour of the scenic panorama route and lunch. Return to the lodge to freshen up. At 4pm head out again, transferring to Kruger’s southern gates. Hop onto 4 x 4’s with expert rangers, for our first sundowner safari into Kruger offering incredible sights and sounds. After sunset return back for dinner at the lodge.
Overnight in the Kruger National Park at Kruger Park Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 3: Kruger Full Day Game Drive

5:30am drive to the gates of Kruger for a full day game drive in the southern sections of Kruger in open 4 x 4’s with expert rangers.

African Elephants, Kosher Tour to South Africa
African Elephants

Breakfast packs will be included. Stop for a lovely lunch at one of the picnic sites. Return in the late afternoon to Kruger Park Lodge for our final dinner.
Overnight in the Kruger National Park at Kruger Park Lodge (B, L, D)

Day 4: Kruger National Park – Cape Town

Early morning breakfast, and transfer 1 hour south to Nelspruit Airport for departure by early flight via Johannesburg to Cape Town. Arrival to Cape Town at 2pm, we will do a short orientation tour of the city, and enjoy champagne at a view-site overlooking the city. Welcome dinner at the hotel.
Overnight in Cape Town at President Hotel (B, L, D)

Day 5: Cape Town City Tour, Table Mountain
Ultra-modern Jewish Museum in Cape Town, Kosher Tour to South Africa
Ultra-modern Jewish Museum in Cape Town

After breakfast depart on a highlights of Cape Town city tour including the ultra-modern Jewish Museum, which houses the history and tributes of the great Jewish communities of the Diaspora. It not only covers cultural and religious communities from this part of the world, but also contains exhibits that illustrate the history of the Jews, Jewish life and Judaism in general. The Houses of Parliament, Greenmarket Square and the former slave quarter, are not to be missed. Take the cable car up to the iconic flat-topped Table Mountain, one of the new 7 Natural Wonders of the World. Afterwards return back to the hotel mid-afternoon, to fresh up. A 13 minute walk takes us to the synagogue for Shabbat service.
Overnight in Cape Town at President Hotel (B, L, D)

Day 6: Day at leisure for Shabbat
Cape Town Victoria and Alfred Waterfront harbor, Kosher Tour to South Africa
Cape Town Victoria and Alfred Waterfront harbor

Full day at leisure on Shabbat. After Havdala, transportation will be available to take us to the Waterfront craft markets and boutique stores. A nice stroll around the harbor area, a stunning setting, overlooking yachts, ocean liners, sunset cruise boats and fishing boats is a perfect end of the day.
Overnight in Cape Town at President Hotel (B, L, D)

Day 7: Cape Peninsula

A full day tour of the Cape Peninsula, includes the famous rocky Cape of Good Hope and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens.

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Kosher Tour to South Africa
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

Enjoy a canopy tour high above the forest of this beautiful reserve to visit the African Penguin colony, popular and thriving, where these flightless birds spend their time feeding.

Penguins, Kosher Tour to South Africa
Penguins

A drive along a lovely coastal road takes us back to our hotel.
Overnight in Cape Town at President Hotel (B, L, D)

Day 8: Departure Day

After breakfast it’s time for some last minute shopping OR a 15 or 25 minute scenic helicopter flight over the mountains and bays (optional activity). Check out and drive to Cape Town Airport for your 2 hour domestic flight back to Johannesburg connecting to your international flight home. (B)

2018 Tour Dates:

22 Jan 2018  – 29 Jan 2018
16 Jul 2018  – 23 Jul 2018
06 Aug 2018  – 13 Aug 2018
13 Aug 2018  – 20 Aug 2018
12 Nov 2018  – 19 Nov 2018

Land package price:

$ 3,450 USD per person based on double occupancy
$ 500 USD Single supplement

Land cost includes:
  • 3 night accommodation in Kruger National Park (4 star), based on double occupancy in rooms with private facilities, including all your Kosher meals
  • 4 night accommodation in Cape Town (4 star) including 3 Kosher meals a day.
  • Transport in Luxury air-conditioned vehicles to and from key airports and points en route.
  • Transport in a well-equipped 4 x 4 vehicle with expert rangers.
  • All entrance fees and excursions listed on day tours and excursions.
  • Shabbat meals and services in Orthodox Shul’s with a reputation for warm hospitality
  • Economy class flights from Nelspruit via Johannesburg to Cape Town and on your final day, from Cape Town back to Johannesburg.
  • Expert Kosher chefs and Beit din approved Mashgichim to oversee all Glatt Kosher catering.
  • Experienced hosts/ tour guides and bus drivers.
  • Mineral water served daily in the bus or vehicles
  • Donations to local projects and charities that are active in the villages and communities.
Your land cost does not include:
  • International flights
  • Departure taxes/fuel surcharges or airport improvement fees subject to change without prior notice
  • Optional helicopter trip on the final day in Cape Town
  • Travel insurance – non-refundable insurance premium
  • Documentation including passport fees
  • Early check in and late check out
  • Single room supplement – a limited number of single rooms is available on payment of supplement
  • Optional pre-, post or other private tour arrangements
  • Services not mentioned
  • Meals not mentioned
  • Beverages not specified
  • Gratuities for individual services such as laundry and valet service or any other items of a purely personal nature
  • Tips to drivers/local guides/hotel and restaurant staff – tipping is at the discretion of the traveler
  • & O.E.
*Hotels:

Kruger National Park, 3 nights – Kruger Park Lodge, 4 star, http://www.krugerparklodge.co.za/
Cape Town, 4 nights – President Hotel, 4 star, Bantry Bay, Cape Town http://presidenthotel.co.za/

Note:
  • Although airfare is not included in this program, we are able to suggest economy class round trip airfares. Please note the airfare suggested is subject to change without prior notice and is not guaranteed until such time as the ticket has actually been issued.
  • Upgrade to 5 star accommodation is possible upon request.
  • We can accommodate pre/post tour arrangements in conjunction with your departure.