This intoxicating blend of wilderness, luxury, and romance is one of our secret recipes for an unforgettable African honeymoon. The journey begins in the iconic Cape Town, where you will be shown some of its cultural and historical highlights, driven along the fabulous coastline, met with the little penguins and invited to prestigious cellars for its long and celebrated wine traditions.
Then, we’ll whisk you away to your exclusive safari lodge in private Sabi Sand Reserves, which offers unparalleled game viewing with no fences in between. Finish your trip with a castaway three nights stay on a paradise island off the coast of Mozambique, enjoying warm water from the Indian Ocean and powdery white sand before leaving Africa via Johannesburg.
Spend half-day with your private guide taking in Cape Town’s highlights. We will Meander through the cobbled Greenmarket square where you can relish a shopping expedition at a myriad of dazzling stalls, stroll the Company Garden, learn the unique history of the colorful Malay Quarter, and of course, rise all the way to the top of Table Mountain that will give you unparalleled views over the city below
Drive through the majestic Cape Peninsula on a vintage World War II Motorbike and let the winds and ocean scents blowing through your face. Enjoy the flexibility to hop on and off at any pristine beaches along the way and make stops at quaint fishing villages for delicious fish and chips.
At the end of the road, take an imposing view of both Atlantic and the Indian Ocean from The Cape Point and meet a quirky colony of African Penguins that love to hang out at Boulders Beach. We will return to Cape Town via the famed Constantia Winelands, stopping at its centuries-old wine farm for some wine tasting
Spend a full day exploring different cellars and restaurants around Cape Winelands with an expert wine guide. Your guide will follow your wine preferences and introduce you to some of the most impressive wine estates that blanket the exquisite landscape; many of which still bear their original French names. Typically the regions explored are Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, and Paarl, but may vary depending on your wine tastes. Come with the drinks are different pairing experiences such as chocolates, cheeses, nougats, olive oils, and cuisines that tantalizes your taste buds.
Enjoy your days exploring the world-famous Sabi Sand Reserve on morning and afternoon game drives and immerse in an authentic African wilderness where animals wander across vast stretches of grazing land without any fences as they did years and years ago. Your private safari games are guided by highly trained rangers who will share every detail about the animals and their behavior while helping you tick them off your bucket list including the “must-see” Africa Big five and elusive leopards
On arrival at Vilanculos Airport, a scenic helicopter ride will whisk you away to the remote Benguerra Island. This small island, off the coast of Mozambique, will bring your love story over the top with stretches of white sand beaches and bountiful marine life waiting to be explored. Spend your island days sailing the crystal clear water on a traditional dhow, snorkel the famous ‘three-mile reef’, climb the most beautiful sand dunes on the island, and indulge in wonderful candlelit dinner beneath the starry skies.
Enjoy your private moment in solitude and serenity as we set up an idyllic picnic on a deserted island in the middle of nowhere with blue ocean scenery anywhere you look. Have the island all to yourself and relish in the natural surroundings over a vast assortment of hors d’oeuvres and local delicacies while looking for ripped seashells, ghost crabs, and frolicking dolphins below.
Back in civilization, you will be privately transferred to your hotel in the downtown area. Known as the greatest gold-mining area on earth, Johannesburg is the second-largest city in Africa and a melting pot for all kinds of culture with immigrants hailing from Europe, Asia, and all over Africa. Its downtown area, Sandton, is one of the most vibrant, progressive and energetic parts of the city with large numbers of designer’s boutique and upmarket eateries
Take a full day to unearth the pulse of Johannesburg through contradicting scenes of the capital: behemoth glass structure, colonial mansion, and sprawling highways on one side and small houses crammed next to each other on the other. With your expert guide, you will retrace the anguished footprints of South Africa’s past inside the Apartheid Museum and visit the town of Soweto that produced three Nobel winners for fighting Apartheid including the widely-known Nelson Mandela. Other highlights including the famous financial district, the iconic Nelson Mandela Bridge, and the Market Theatre Complex that is still presenting cutting edge African voices
Combine this itinerary with other wonderful African Experiences
Witness one of the world’s greatest natural spectacles and feel its powerful spray and thunderous roar as you walk by the largest curtain of falling water in the world.
Walk along the famous Walkers Bay that is famous for its generous whale sightings or take an action-packed, adrenaline-filled cage diving to meet the vicious great white sharks
Talk to one of our designers and let us plan your journey of a lifetime