Day 1. Thursday
Arrive in Johannesburg, one of our qualified guide and SA travel expert will do meet and greet at the airport. And transfer you to your accommodation Lodge.
DAY 2 Friday
Spend a half day exploring the City of Gold and the surrounding Joburg Cosmopolitan areas and from there visit the Soweto Township, walk on the footsteps of our freedom fighters, Nelson Mandela and Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu visit Vilakazi Street where they used to leave before send to exile and Prison, Visit the Hector Peterson Memorial site, one of the commemoration for 1976 June youth uprising massacre. Before set on our journey to Drakensberg on the road, please allow ±4 hrs drive with regular stops along the way. We will check in at the establishment in Central Berg before 6pm.
DAY 3. Saturday.
After having early morning cup of coffee, You will have a 5am start on Saturday morning to get to the Hot Air balloon ride. They will feed you breakfast and sip on champagne after balloon flight. Then we can go for a quick walk in the park for a scenery and waterfall photos (time permitting), see Sterkspruit falls, extremely knowledgeable and highly experienced guides will take you through the beautiful mountain scenery.
At 10.30 you have to be at the bird show for a show of birds of prey. It is spectacular and always a hit with all tourists. It is very educational.
We will have a quick lunch at a local restaurant.
You have then been indulged on a chocolate tasting. (Time permitting)
Then back to the Lodge to relax, freshen up and then out to dinner at about 6pm at a local restaurant with a great outdoor area for nice photos and great view of the mountains for sunset. By then you are exhausted and will be transferred back to your Lodge for overnight.
Day 4. Sunday
This morning will require another early morning, but not too bad. You will be transferred to Royal Natal in the Northern Berg and you will meet our highly experienced guide at the gates for Royal Natal at 8.30.
He will take you for an early morning walk so you can get a nice view of the amphitheatre mountain face of the berg. It will be nice and cool to walk then. He will decide on what walk to take you on. Either a long walk to Tugela Falls Gorge and then go visit the Tower of Pizza for lunch or a short walk at Royal Natal and activity at All-Out Adventures then lunch at The Tower of Pizza.
You’ll be transferred back to Johannesburg for your ongoing flight. Where the tour ends, more activities can be arranged on requests.