HOSTED BY RUDY PANKOW
Cape Town | Rudy 2021
Hello! Rudy here,
Get ready to have the time of your life !
You and I will be embarking on an exquisite and memorable 7-Day tour of Cape Town, South Africa, visiting some of the best landmarks the Mother City has to offer.
The tour includes trips to Cape Peninsula and Kirstenbosch, both of which offer spectacular scenery. We will have a handful of awesome activities – a hike up the renowned Table Mountain, a walk along the 130 metre Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway which winds its way over the Aboretum garden, a trip to the world-renowned V&A Waterfront and much, much more.
Adding to the list of fun and funky activities, you get to end the tour in style with an exciting farewell party hosted by me and the Armandi team.
This all sounds enticing doesn’t it? If you’re reading this, you’ve certainly already taken a step in the right direction!
I cannot wait to have you join in, have a look at the itinerary and book!
See you soon!
~ ARRIVE IN CAPE TOWN ~
Welcome to Cape Town !!
Now let’s get down to having the time of your life ! Our friendly team will meet you at the airport and take you to your hotel.
After checking in, Kick off your shoes, grab a drink from the hotel bar and relax by the pool. I can assure all of you folks from around the world that you will call this your “home away from home” even if it's only for a few days.
As you relax and the excitement kicks in, have a look at your welcome pack, meet our awesome crew members, mingle with the other travellers and explore some other tidbits to get your vacation started.
Last but least, enjoy a nice long hot bath, tuck into your comfortable bed and get enough rest as tomorrow will be an exciting fun filled day !
But most importantly, enjoy our hospitality!
~ CAPE PENINSULA ~
Finally, the tour kicks off with one of the most scenic landmarks in the world called the Cape Peninsula.
Also known as Cape Point, situated on the South Westerly tip of Africa with fabulous scenery. This is a really fun way to explore the Cape Peninsula, with scenic drives and easy hiking.
After picking you up from the hotel, we travel to Chapmans Peak, one of the most scenic drives in the world which offers a beautiful overview of the Peninsula. We also Visit one of the only two land based breeding colonies of the African Penguins at Boulders Beach.
This will be followed by an easy hike to the most South-Western point of Africa. With walks along the spectacular Diaz Beach encircled by cliffs until you reach the Legendary Cape of Good Hope.
The Cape Point Nature Reserve will leave you breathless for the rest of the Tour…..
~ TABLE MOUNTAIN & KIRSTENBOSCH ~
The distinctive-looking mountain is Cape Town’s most recognised landmark and is a very popular attraction.
On this day we will take an easy hike up the beautiful mountain, all the way to the top ! But don’t sweat ! We won't hike all the way down again ! After spending time on this masterpiece we will take the CableWay down.
Thereafter, we take a short bus ride to Kirstenbosch. Acclaimed as one of the greatest Botanical Gardens of the world. It contains over 7000 species of plants from Southern Africa, situated on the slopes of Table Mountain.
Here you'll enjoy a walk along the Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway – also known as the “Boomslang”. This 130 metre steel-and-timber bridge snakes its way through and over the trees of the Arboretum, providing stunning views of the garden.
~ V&A WATERFRONT & TWO OCEANS ~
Today we travel to The World Famous V&A Waterfront.
It is an iconic mixed-use destination located in the oldest working harbour in the Southern Hemisphere.
With Table Mountain as its backdrop, the 123-hectare neighbourhood sits within the beautiful city, welcoming millions of people from all over the world.
The V&A is a symbol of heritage and diversity, where people from all walks of life can play, live, shop, dine and work while immersed in the vibrant spirit and authentic local culture that exists in this bustling ecosystem.
You will have the time to shop at the well known V&A Mall and enjoy a superb lunch at a local hotspot with Rudy!
We will also visit the Two Oceans Aquarium located at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. The aquarium is named for its location, where the Indian and Atlantic Ocean meet. Here you will be able to see all the marine life of South Africa's two oceans.
~ AFRICAN BUSH SAFARI ~
Dream Come True !
Today we travel to the historic town of Touws River, in a valley between the Langeberg and the Outeniqua Mountains in the Karoo for an exciting African Bush Safari !!
This is the home of the Big 5 – Elephant, Lion, Buffalo, Rhino and Leopard - as well as a significant amount of other wild game, which roam freely on the reserve.
You will experience a truly remarkable African Safari Drive, seeing the Big 5 up close and all the other free roaming wild game animals. After which you will be spending the rest of the day in the Bushveld sipping cocktails at the pool surrounded by Nature. Perhaps you fancy some relaxing spa treatments, or would like to go and explore the Beautiful Nature the Reserve has to offer!
This will be the very first African Safari experience for most of you, we can guarantee you that this will be the Highlight of your tour.
~ SEAL ISLAND ~
We start the day off by visiting Seal Island. Taking a short boat ride out of the Houtbay Harbour to the Island that's located off the northern beaches of False Bay.
This Island is so named because of the great number of Cape fur seals that occupy it. It is 5 acres in area and home to 64,000 cape fur seals.
After visiting Seal Island, we depart to Camps Bay Beach, you will enjoy the afternoon with Rudy for some fun in the sun !! Get your tan on! Swim in the Ocean! And of course - enjoy Cocktails all afternoon long.
Camps Bay is very popular for its magnificent beaches and Cocktail Bars, perfect for a beach day ! And best off all - your first drink is on us !!
~ YOUR PICK~
We may be the locals here, but that shouldn't stop you from exploring other attractions within the Mother City!
We understand that you would like to have some free time for shopping and other activities whilst in Cape Town. Therefore you will have this day totally free to do whatever your heart desires.
We end the day off with a bang- an exclusive farewell party hosted by Rudy!
~ WE SAY OUR SAD GOOD-BYES ! ~
Saying good-bye is never easy, especially if you made new friends, had the best time in Cape Town ever and last but not least, became part of the Armandi Travel family.
Our crew will assist you with checking in for your flight, transporting you to the airport and they will be on standby with a box of tissues to wipe away all those tears!
Welcome Pack from Rudy
Re-tour flights in economy class
Accommodation in a luxury 4-star hotel, single or sharing
Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
Transportation in a luxury, air-conditioned bus to all activities
All mentioned daily activities and Entrance fees
Registered and friendly tour guides
Meet & Greet + selected activities with Rudy
Water for the hiking days
Transport to and from the airport
African Bush Safari
Specified Boat rides
All alcoholic beverages will be for your account
Any additional activities / meals or beverages not specified
Anything of a personal nature
Visas and passports
Whether travelling alone, with a friend or with family, we have the perfect package on offer!
A delux room with 1 king sized bed. Two payment options available
$4,999 per person
A delux room with your choice of either a king sized bed or twin beds. Two payment options available
$4,599 per person