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Cape Town & the Kalahari

Culinary Cape Town and the Kalahari

7 NIGHTS FROM £9,819 per person

Embark on a captivating culinary journey that seamlessly blends the allure of two exquisite properties, inviting you to savour the best of South Africa’s city and bush. Explore the ‘Mother City’ of Cape Town with a culinary tour and discover the country’s heritage in winemaking, before heading to Tswalu Kalahari for a taste of the local, sustainable food culture.

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS expand_more

Spend three nights in an award winning luxury hotel in the heart of Cape Town

Embark on a culinary tour of the Mother City

Experience a gastronomic adventure in one of South Africa's most exciting and innovative restaurants

Embrace the rugged wilderness of the Kalahari

Through A Local Lens

Savour the taste of the local, and sustainable food culture in the Kalahari

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ITINERARY DETAILS

    DAY 1 DETAILS ACCOMMODATION

    Upon arrival in Cape Town, transfer to Ellerman House, your accommodation for the next three nights. Art, fine wine and delicious cuisine are at the heart of this property. The Ellerman House Wine Gallery not only showcases the impressive collection but provides an interesting insight into the 350 year heritage of winemaking in South Africa.

    TRANSFERS

    Private Car Transfer

    Ellerman House & Villaskeyboard_arrow_right
    • Type: Boutique Hotel
    • Summary: The intimate home-from-home ambience is delightful
    • Feature: Housing the finest collection of South African artwork
    • Rooms: 11 rooms & suites, plus the 5-bedroom Ellerman Villa
    • Location: Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
    • Star rating: 5 Star
    MEAL BASIS

    Bed & Breakfast

    DAY 2-3 DETAILS ACCOMMODATION

    Join a Cape Town Culinary Tour operating from Bo-Kap to De Waterkant and giving guests the chance to enjoy a fusion of different flavours. Begin with koeksisters and rooibos tea tasting, followed by Marco’s Place for an African-influenced snack, Café Charles in De Waterkant for Cape Malay flavours with a Dutch influence followed by some urban foraging of local plants, en-route to last stop, The Fireman’s Arms Bar for Portuguese twist to end the tour. 

    Ellerman House & Villaskeyboard_arrow_right
    • Type: Boutique Hotel
    • Summary: The intimate home-from-home ambience is delightful
    • Feature: Housing the finest collection of South African artwork
    • Rooms: 11 rooms & suites, plus the 5-bedroom Ellerman Villa
    • Location: Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
    • Star rating: 5 Star
    DAY 4 DETAILS ACCOMMODATION

    Covering 1 000 square kilometres in the lesser visited Kalahari Region, Tswalu is the largest private game reserve in South Africa and is Malaria free. The reserve comprises of two sectors, the eastern and the western sectors and, as the reserve is family friendly, lions are only found in one sector. The Kalahari savannah, sand dunes and the Korannaberg Mountains increase the biodiversity of the area enormously.

    TRANSFERS

    Flight Cape Town to Tswalu Airstrip 

    Tswalu Kalaharikeyboard_arrow_right
    • Type: Luxury Lodge
    • Summary: South Africa's largest private game reserve
    • Feature: Award-winning safari spa
    • Rooms: 8 suites at The Motse & 5 suites at Tarkuni Private Villa
    • Location: Kalahari , South Africa
    DAY 5 DETAILS ACCOMMODATION

    Dining at Tswalu is a celebration of sustainable food culture; all produce is ethically sourced, seasonal and a stunning representation of African culture and heritage. Guests can chose to dine on their verandah, enjoy a picnic lunch or join with others in a barbeque around the boma, dining here is not confined to regular mealtimes but rather an immersive part of the experience in staying at Tswalu.  

    Tswalu Kalaharikeyboard_arrow_right
    • Type: Luxury Lodge
    • Summary: South Africa's largest private game reserve
    • Feature: Award-winning safari spa
    • Rooms: 8 suites at The Motse & 5 suites at Tarkuni Private Villa
    • Location: Kalahari , South Africa
    DAY 6-7 DETAILS ACCOMMODATION

    One of the most memorable experiences for guests of Tswalu is the opportunity to dine at Klein JAN. Chef Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen retains a Michelin star for his restaurant in Nice, and Klein JAN, his second location, is an exciting and immersive dining experience. Located within a converted farmhouse on the reserve, guests move through the farmhouse for different courses finally ascending to the roof to sip coffee under the stars.

    Tswalu Kalaharikeyboard_arrow_right
    • Type: Luxury Lodge
    • Summary: South Africa's largest private game reserve
    • Feature: Award-winning safari spa
    • Rooms: 8 suites at The Motse & 5 suites at Tarkuni Private Villa
    • Location: Kalahari , South Africa
DAY 1ACCOMMODATION
Cape Town

Upon arrival in Cape Town, transfer to Ellerman House, your accommodation for the next three nights. Art, fine wine and delicious cuisine are at the heart of this property. The Ellerman House Wine Gallery not only showcases the impressive collection but provides an interesting insight into the 350 year heritage of winemaking in South Africa.

TRANSFERS

Private Car Transfer

Ellerman House & Villaskeyboard_arrow_right
  • Type: Boutique Hotel
  • Summary: The intimate home-from-home ambience is delightful
  • Feature: Housing the finest collection of South African artwork
  • Rooms: 11 rooms & suites, plus the 5-bedroom Ellerman Villa
  • Location: Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Star rating: 5 Star
MEAL BASIS

Bed & Breakfast

DAY 2-3ACCOMMODATION
Cape Town

Join a Cape Town Culinary Tour operating from Bo-Kap to De Waterkant and giving guests the chance to enjoy a fusion of different flavours. Begin with koeksisters and rooibos tea tasting, followed by Marco’s Place for an African-influenced snack, Café Charles in De Waterkant for Cape Malay flavours with a Dutch influence followed by some urban foraging of local plants, en-route to last stop, The Fireman’s Arms Bar for Portuguese twist to end the tour. 

Ellerman House & Villaskeyboard_arrow_right
  • Type: Boutique Hotel
  • Summary: The intimate home-from-home ambience is delightful
  • Feature: Housing the finest collection of South African artwork
  • Rooms: 11 rooms & suites, plus the 5-bedroom Ellerman Villa
  • Location: Bantry Bay, Cape Town, South Africa
  • Star rating: 5 Star
DAY 4ACCOMMODATION
Tswalu Kalahari

Covering 1 000 square kilometres in the lesser visited Kalahari Region, Tswalu is the largest private game reserve in South Africa and is Malaria free. The reserve comprises of two sectors, the eastern and the western sectors and, as the reserve is family friendly, lions are only found in one sector. The Kalahari savannah, sand dunes and the Korannaberg Mountains increase the biodiversity of the area enormously.

TRANSFERS

Flight Cape Town to Tswalu Airstrip 

Tswalu Kalaharikeyboard_arrow_right
  • Type: Luxury Lodge
  • Summary: South Africa's largest private game reserve
  • Feature: Award-winning safari spa
  • Rooms: 8 suites at The Motse & 5 suites at Tarkuni Private Villa
  • Location: Kalahari , South Africa
DAY 5ACCOMMODATION
Tswalu Kalahari

Dining at Tswalu is a celebration of sustainable food culture; all produce is ethically sourced, seasonal and a stunning representation of African culture and heritage. Guests can chose to dine on their verandah, enjoy a picnic lunch or join with others in a barbeque around the boma, dining here is not confined to regular mealtimes but rather an immersive part of the experience in staying at Tswalu.  

Tswalu Kalaharikeyboard_arrow_right
  • Type: Luxury Lodge
  • Summary: South Africa's largest private game reserve
  • Feature: Award-winning safari spa
  • Rooms: 8 suites at The Motse & 5 suites at Tarkuni Private Villa
  • Location: Kalahari , South Africa
DAY 6-7ACCOMMODATION
Tswalu Kalahari

One of the most memorable experiences for guests of Tswalu is the opportunity to dine at Klein JAN. Chef Jan Hendrik van der Westhuizen retains a Michelin star for his restaurant in Nice, and Klein JAN, his second location, is an exciting and immersive dining experience. Located within a converted farmhouse on the reserve, guests move through the farmhouse for different courses finally ascending to the roof to sip coffee under the stars.

Tswalu Kalaharikeyboard_arrow_right
  • Type: Luxury Lodge
  • Summary: South Africa's largest private game reserve
  • Feature: Award-winning safari spa
  • Rooms: 8 suites at The Motse & 5 suites at Tarkuni Private Villa
  • Location: Kalahari , South Africa

7 NIGHTS FROM £9,819 per person

Pricing based upon economy flights from London. Transfers, UK airport lounge passes and meals And excursions As specified.

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