Pre & Post Conference Tours

Should you be interested in booking a pre or post conference tour, or require additional information, please feel free to contact:

SPRINGBOK ATLAS TOURS

Cape Town – Head Office

Street Address: Chiappini Square
Street Address: 17 Chiappini Street
Postal Address: PO Box 819, Cape Town, 8000
Telephone:  +27 21 460 4700
Facsimile:  +27 21 418 2777
Email: tours@springbokatlas.com,
Email:reservations@springbokatlas.com

NAMIBIA


Namibia Sossusvlei Desert Adventure

Evocative Excursion into the World’s Oldest Desert

Experience the astonishing contrasts of the Namib, the world’s oldest desert; harsh and rugged in landscape and climate, yet so delicate and exquisite in its support of fragile life. You will visit the country’s top desert attractions and enjoy sightings of the unique desert-adapted animals that roam the dry valleys and star-shaped dunes.

Highlights:

  • Staying at a remote desert lodge on the edge of the Namib-Nauklauft National Park with its desolate and beautiful scenery
  • The white clay and salt pan of Sossusvlei surrounded by spectacular high red sand dunes; and the stunning Sesriem Canyon carved by the ephemeral Tsauchab River
  • The extraordinary and unforgettable spectacle of the old desert sands changing colour as the sun sets.

From: ZAR 7 500.00 per person sharing

Namibia Etosha Safari

Experience Etosha, Evocative and Exciting

More than a century of continuous conservation has ensured that wildlife flourishes in , much the same as it has over the past millennia. This unspoiled, well-loved Park’s striking feature is an immense seasonal salt pan of more than 1 900 square miles set in almost 8 500 square miles of gracious African savannah and dry woodland. This is home to more than 110 species of mammals, and of reptiles; and almost 400 species of birds; and it offers one of Africa’s greatest and most accessible safari experiences.

Highlights

  • The heart-stopping roaring of lions and eerie call and response of jackals in an authentic and beautiful African wilderness; as well as special sightings of desert-adapted antelopes such as gemsbok and the endemic black-faced impala
  • Big-game viewing of lion, leopard, hyena, cheetah, elephant, giraffe, black and white rhino, as well as the many smaller and fascinating species
  • Incredible concentrations of graceful plains animals congregating at the waterholes alongside Etosha Pan including zebra, wildebeest and springbok

From ZAR 12 320 per person sharing

ZIMBABWE & BOTSWANA


Zimbabwe Victoria Falls & Chobe Getaway

The perfect combination of adventure and safari

Revel in the majesty of the Victoria Falls before being treated to a superb safari in the magnificent Chobe National Park, home to Africa’s largest concentration of elephants.

Highlights

  • Guided tour of the awe-inspiring Victoria Falls
  • Sundowner cruise on the mighty Zambezi River with game viewing opportunity
  • Exciting game viewing activities in the Chobe National Park

From USD 1 180.00 per person sharing

Zimbabwe Victoria Falls Fly-in

Get up close and personal with the ‘Smoke that Thunders’

Explore the historic Victoria Falls village and its wild, unspoiled surrounds in Zimbabwe, and experience the most classic, awesome views of this world-renowned natural phenomenon, the thundering Victoria Falls.

Highlights:

  • Guided walking safari through the tropical, spray-drenched rainforest on the very edge of Victoria Falls, and all the best views of this World Heritage Site from the spectacular Zimbabwean vantage points
  • Sunset cruise on the mighty Zambezi River with its hippos and crocodiles, and river bank game viewing
  • Leisure time to enjoy the Victoria Falls activities and adventures of your choice

From USD 884.00 per person sharing

SOUTH AFRICA


Kruger Park Explorer

Explore Kruger National Park on a 4 day safari

Explore South Africa’s prime wilderness on an awe-inspiring safari to the world-famous Kruger National Park. On this four day escape, set out on game drives in search of prolific African wildlife and marvel in the expansive vistas along the Panorama Route and the unique landscape of the Blyde River Canyon, one of the largest canyons on earth.

Highlights

  • Big 5 game viewing in the pristine wilderness of South Africa’s premier game reserve, the Kruger National Park
  • Gorgeous mountain scenery and breathtaking vantage points along Mpumalanga’s famous Panorama Route
  • Open-air dining with traditional South African fare

From ZAR 11 880.00 per person sharing

Wild Kingdoms Safari

Marvel at Africa’s magnificence and majesty

Bushveld and canyons, big game and traditional Africa, mountains and beaches– explore the diverse and scenic eastern region of South Africa on a tour that takes you to the Kruger National Park, then through Swaziland and Zululand to the thriving coastal city of Durban.

Highlights

  • Gorgeous mountain scenery and breathtaking vantage points along Mpumalanga’s Eastern Escarpment
  • Big 5 game-viewing in the pristine wilderness of South Africa’s premier game reserve, the Kruger National Park
  • Fascinating cultures of Southern Africa’s pastoral Swazi and Zulu kingdoms

From ZAR 16 400.00 per person sharing

Classic South Africa

Explore South Africa from Johannesburg to Cape Town in 15 days

This extraordinary journey will highlight the unbelievable diversity that South Africa has to offer.

Highlights

  • Big 5 game viewing in the Kruger National Park
  • Fascinating cultures of the Swazi & Zulu Kingdom
  • Extraordinary mountain scenery along Mpumalanga’s Eastern Escarpment and the Southern Drakensberg Mountains
  • Enjoy the scenic splendour of the Garden Route
  • Experience the diversity of beautiful Cape Town

From ZAR 25 370.00 per person sharing

Garden Route, Safari & Winelands Wonder

Relish the scenic splendour of the Cape Winelands,Klein Karoo and Garden Route

This journey sets out on the road less travelled through the Cape Winelands and the evocative Klein Karoo before traversing the Outeniqua Mountain Pass and descending to the lush Garden Route coastline. It is a circular route, ending back in Cape Town via the coastal roadway so you take in all the fantastic highlights of this beautiful region.

Highlights

  • The evocative landscapes and warm hospitality of the Klein Karoo including a heart-warming community visit at a farm school
  • Verdant beauty of mountains and lagoons, and the largest continuous tracts of stately indigenous forest
  • Whale-watching and fine wines from Hermanus to the heart of the  Cape Winelands

From ZAR 15 150.00 per person sharing

Garden Route Uncovered

Explore the Garden Route and its abundant attractions in just four days

Experience the highlights of the Garden Route, travelling from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town in this short four day tour. Visit Tsitsikamma National Park en route to the quaint holiday town of Knysna. Enjoy the bright greens and blues of the forests and lagoons and the evocative landscapes of the Klein Karoo and Oudtshoorn.

Highlights

  • Verdant natural beauty of the Tsitsikamma mountains and forests, Nature’s Valley and Knysna’s spectacular lagoon
  • Travelling the Outeniqua mountain pass and entering the Klein Karoo with its ostrich farms and the exceptional Cango Caves
  • Community visit at a farm school before reaching the picturesque Cape Winelands

From ZAR 9 510.00 per person sharing

DAY TRIPS


Panorama Tour

Some have called it the most beautiful place in the world… Mpumalanga’s famous Panorama Route is well-known for its breathtaking beauty and rich cultural heritage. Spend an entire day exploring the majestic natural sights of this beautiful area. It is one of the most scenic routes in the region offering magnificent views, dramatic landscapes and exquisite waterfalls. You’ll have the opportunity to stop at scenic landmarks such as God’s Window, Bourke’s Luck Potholes, the Three Rondavels as well as the majestic Blyde River Canyon – the third largest canyon of its kind in the world.

From ZAR 1 510.00 per person sharing

JOHANNESBURG

 

Walking Tour of Maboneng Arts & Crafts Markets

Maboneng, meaning ‘Place of Light’, is a fully fledged thriving community that has become a centre of creative energy for Johannesburg’s urban artists. With a mix of art galleries, retail and studio space, the precinct draws the inner-city public, as well as a chic, art-going crowd. Enjoy a leisurely walking tour of the area, browsing around the arts and craft shops, sampling artisan food and produce.

 

From ZAR 1 590.00 per person sharing

Half Day Soweto Tour

The legacy of apartheid, and the incredible stories of the immense resistance to it come intensely to life on this expertly guided tour of the vibrant sprawl of Soweto – a vast township that grew from a forced settlement in 1904 that aimed to segregate races and ethnicities in early Johannesburg.  You’ll get a fascinating glimpse of bustling neighbourhood life as you drive by the former residences of two South African Nobel Peace Prize winners, as well as visit icons of the ‘struggle’ such as the June 16 Memorial, the Regina Mundi Church and Freedom Square. You’ll also visit several inspiring projects to experience Soweto’s on-going striving for community development, and pass by Africa’s largest hospital, Chris Hani Baragwanath.

From ZAR 792.00 per person sharing

Half Day Soweto & Apartheid Museum Tour

Discover Soweto and the surrounding area, driving past well known landmarks such as Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, Orlando Power Station, Nelson Mandela’s old house (Entrance fees not included), Desmond Tutu’s House and Regina Mundi Church, with a quick stop at a shebeen. Afterwards head to the Apartheid Museum and spend a couple of hours exploring the museum and discover the history of the Apartheid era.

 

From ZAR 1 180.00 per person sharing

Full Day Sun City & Pilanesberg Nature Reserve Tour

Travel to the Pilanesberg National Park. Enjoy a closed vehicle game drive, seeking out the Big 5 in the Pilanesberg National Park, which is abundant in various plains game and birds life, followed by a guided tour of the famous Sun City Resort. Sun City is not only a luxury casino and resort but is also a flagship structure associated with times during the Apartheid South Africa. Bordering this entertainment complex, you will find one of the world’s outstanding geological phenomena: a crater of a long-extinct volcano and the result of eruptions some 1,200 million years ago – the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. This area of 572 square km is not only home to most Southern African species but also home to the Big 5, namely lion, elephant, buffalo, rhino and leopard.

From ZAR 2 100.00 per person sahring

CAPE TOWN

Half Day Table Mountain Biking Adventure

An ideal way to experience the glorious nature of Table Mountain. We guide you on the ‘Double Descent’ route on the lower slopes offering fantastic panoramic views. This adventure is suitable for experienced cyclists as well as those who want to try off-road biking. (Weather Permitting)

From ZAR 1 390.00 per person sharing

African Dinner Experience

Join a fun filled evening of interactive entertainment and delectable food at Gold restaurant.

From ZAR 1 480.00 per person sharing

Cape Point Cycle & Winelands Adventure

This is a perfect way to combine some moderate physical activity with seeing the sights around the Cape Peninsula. Enjoy a peaceful cycle through the unique fynbos vegetation of the Cape Point Nature Reserve, visit the breeding colony of rare African Penguins at Boulders Beach and relax at a scenic picnic lunch. Before returning to Cape Town you tour the historic Constantia Winelands which includes wine tastings at two premier estates. (Weather Permitting).

From ZAR 1 585.00 per person sharing

Half Day Table Mountain Hiking Adventure

There are a number of fantastic hiking routes to the summit of Table Mountain that require moderate fitness and offer an extraordinary nature experience right in the heart of the city. Your expert guide will ensure your safe passage to the top of this iconic mountain(weather permitting). If you find you are too tired to walk down, you have the option of taking the cable car (for guests own account).

From ZAR 1 260.00 per person sharing

Full Day Great White Shark Cage Diving

A fin rises from the water and a shudder goes down your spine. The great white shark has been terrifyingly etched into popular culture as a killer and is considered the most fearsome of marine predators. However, these fascinating creatures are often misunderstood and do not actively seek out human prey. As their numbers decrease it is becoming a privilege to be able to have a first-hand encounter with the Great White.

On this tour you can get face to ragged face with this dreaded apex predator. You don’t need dive certification as the cage that separates you from the great white rests only a few meters below the surface of the water. Get ready for the marine encounter of a life time.

From ZAR 2 580.00 per person sharing

Half Day Table Mountain & City Tour

Travel by cable car to top of Table Mountain (excludes cableway ticket fee & weather permitting) then descend and pass through Malay Quarter, city centre and Company Gardens. Visit the Castle of Good Hope (time permitting) and Diamond Works. Travel to Milnerton area and photograph Table Mountain from across Table Bay (time permitting).

From ZAR 495.00 per person sharing

Half Day Cape Point Tour

Hout Bay, Chapman’s Peak (if open), Cape Point Nature Reserve via Scarborough, Cape Point. Return to Cape Town via Simon’s Town, Penguins (optional, for own account & time permitting), Fish Hoek and Muizenberg.

From ZAR 740.00 per person sharing

Full Day Cape Peninsula Tour

Embark on a spectacular journey around the Cape Peninsula taking in all the highlights and breathtaking beauty of this world-renowned region. Travel through historic suburbs, charming fishing villages and awesome viewpoints on your way to Cape Point, where it was said that the mighty Atlantic and Indian Oceans meet in harmony.

From ZAR 995.00 per person sharing