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Luxury

African Journey with Zambezi Queen

Cape Town to Livingstone
13 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: AFZ13
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in seven destinations
  • Finest dining - a total of 24 meals
  • 12 nights hand-picked accommodation
  • Services of an APT Tour Director
  • Explore the historical town of Stellenbosch and admire its beautiful Cape Dutch architecture
  • Discover the wonders of Kruger National Park during game drives
  • Delight in a boma dinner under the stars in Kruger National Park
  • Enjoy incredible game safaris on the Chobe River

Map & Itinerary

Africa Map 2021 AFZ13
Cape Town to Livingstone

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Give your holiday a personal touch with a choice of included sightseeing or dining options

Arrive in Cape Town, where we’ll meet you on arrival and transfer you to your hotel, affectionately known as Mt Nellie. At the foot of Table Mountain, and walking distance of Company’s Garden, this exquisitely restored colonial hotel was painted pink over 100 years ago.

Stay: Three Nights, Cape Town, Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

After breakfast, meet up with your fellow travellers and tour director for a welcome briefing before you head out to discover the charms of the city. Built by Dutch colonialists, stop at the Castle of Good Hope for a tour of this historic pentagonal fortress, the oldest colonial building in South Africa. Afterwards, board the aerial cableway to the top of Table Mountain. This evening, delve into Cape Town’s dining scene as you enjoy dinner at a local restaurant.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
Aerial View of Cape Town

After breakfast this morning, journey along the spectacular coastal Chapman’s Peak Drive to Cape Point. Enroute, take in the South African beach scenery, its quaint villages and the ‘tip’ of Africa, Cape Point, before continuing on to Simon’s Town for lunch. Nearby is Boulders Beach, where you might see a colony of penguins, before returning to your hotel.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps head to Robben Island and during a guided visit learn about the prison where Nelson Mandela was housed and life on the island. Alternatively, spend the morning at the Victoria & Alfred (V&A) Waterfront with a visit to the largest museum of contemporary African art in the world, the Zeitz Mocaa Museum. Otherwise, you might like to set out on a Heritage tour to discover the neighbourhoods of Bo-Kaap and District Six.


Choose how to spend your morning with a number of sightseeing options on offer. Afterwards, head for the oak-shaded streets of Stellenbosch, one of South Africa’s most well-known wine regions, for the remainder of the day. Here, let the town’s tremendous history, character and charm unfold before you, with magnificent mountains forming the perfect backdrop.

Stay: Two Nights, Stellenbosch, Lanzerac Hotel or similar

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Today you'll explore the historical town of Stellenbosch and admire its beautiful Cape Dutch architecture and colonial history. Here you will indulge in its storied past, remarkable culture and inspiring artwork on a walking tour, before tasting traditional cuisines such as the savoury classic bobotie and sweet Amarula mousse.


Once you’ve enjoyed time to explore Stellenbosch, make the most of the rest of the day at your estate. Surrounded by mountains and wine farms, it’s the perfect place to relax or partake in the activities offered within the property.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch

Today, fly to Kruger before transferring to your lodge located on a private concession. This evening, enjoy a game drive and a round of sundowners as you soak up the magnificent African sunset before a delicious dinner.

Stay: Two Nights, Kruger National Park, Thornybush Waterside Lodge or Lukimbi Safari Lodge

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Your day ends with a delicious boma dinner under the stars. This magical setting provides a perfect conclusion to your experience.


Rise early today for your morning game drive with experienced local trackers. It’s then back to your magnificent lodge for some time to relax before setting off on another game drive this afternoon.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Heard of elephants at Kruger National Park

Today you will fly to Johannesburg, where you’ll stay overnight in preparation for your flight to Victoria Falls in the morning.

Stay: Johannesburg, D’Oreale Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Fly to Victoria Falls today and set out on a discovery of this astonishing natural wonder. Later, cross to the Zambian side of the falls and check in to your hotel. Tonight, enjoy dinner at your hotel.

Stay: Two Nights, Royal Livingstone Hotel

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

FREEDOM OF CHOICE™

Perhaps set out on Chief Mukuni’s Village Cultural Tour then visit the Maramba Market. Alternatively, marvel at the spectacular sight of thundering Victoria Falls from a helicopter flight. Otherwise, you might choose to learn about the history and construction of the Victoria Falls Bridge on a guided discovery.


Today presents a number of ways in which you could spend the day. Perhaps head out on your chosen sightseeing activity or simply relax and unwind at your hotel.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
View from a boat towards a herd of elephants grazing nearby, Botswana

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

From your perfect vantage point directly on the river that flourishes with life, enjoy incredible game safaris on the Chobe River.


Travel to Kasane in Botswana today and journey by boat across the border into Namibia. Here, you will board your riverboat, the Zambezi Queen.

Stay: Two Nights, Chobe River, Zambezi Queen

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner

Today, you might choose to travel by tender boat to a local Namibian village where you’ll meet the tribe village elders and locals. Gain a deeper understanding of how the people of this 100-year-old village live, including learning more about their daily challenges and traditions. Alternatively, try your hand at catch and release tiger fishing as you join a local guide and head out on a fishing expedition on the Chobe River.

Daily :
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

After breakfast, your African adventure concludes as you return to Livingstone for your onward flight.

Daily :
  • Breakfast

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