South Africa holidays
Travelling on private South Africa safari tours allows you to be independent with your itinerary, giving flexibility to activities and accommodation standards.
While we have created suggested itineraries – some focusing on luxurious and unique accommodation, others concentrated in specific areas and others directed at repeat visitors – all of these itineraries can be changed to fit your needs.
This is an excellent trip for those who want to combine three of Southern Africa's most iconic locations. Explore cosmopolitan Cape Town, track the 'Big Five' in Kruger National Park and end with th...
We have highlighted the standard of accommodation featured on a tour immediately above the tour itinerary.
In some cases, tours include some departures in one category and some in another: you can see and select the different tour types under ‘tour variations’. For these tours, the itinerary is generally the same and just the standard of accommodation varies. However, if there are any variations in the excursions included, these are shown within the itinerary.
Superior: Most Cox & Kings tours fall under this category and are based in 4- or 5-star accommodation, or the best available.
Luxury: These tours will usually feature 5-star de luxe accommodation throughout.
Standard: Simpler in emphasis, these itineraries typically feature 3- and 4-star accommodation throughout.
Discovery: This type of holiday is best suited to the hardier traveller, as it will typically include some quite basic accommodation, possibly longer and rougher road journeys and, in some cases, more arduous activities, such as trekking.