Join us on a journey that offers you insights into South Africa’s unique botanical wealth, abundant beauty, endless skies and friendly people. Explore the Cape, the Winelands and Johannesburg in springtime – taking in iconic sights, landmark locations and spectacular, shore-based whale watching in Hermanus.
Find out about fynbos, why the Cape Floral Kingdom is a treasure chest, one of only six floral kingdoms in the world, the smallest but by far the richest – and among the very hottest of biodiversity hotspots.
Visit famous gardens featured in the BBC series ‘’Around the World in 80 Gardens” some captivatingly private, some public showcases such as Kirstenbosch and Harold Porter botanical gardens – timed for peak flowering.
Meet luminaries and locals, hearing from ‘green’ champions about sustainability successes and challenges. Discover unexpected gems in handpicked places, and view a priceless collection of furnishings at Groote Schuur, the former prime minister’s residence.
Celebrate your farewell night under African stars in the Cradle of Humankind & World Heritage site, unequalled for fossil finds anywhere on earth.
A Floral Treasure Chest
Join Marion Ellis of Cape Insights on this fascinating journey discovering South Africa’s floral riches. This small group tour is interspersed with a variety of engaging, local experts so that you gain multiple perspectives and get a taste of things uniquely South African.
Duration: 10 Nights