GROUP GOLF TOUR
THE BEST OF SOUTH AFRICA
luxury and exclusive …. all in one time
Best of South Africa, a group golf tour that is ideal for avid golfers and aficionados of South Africa who wish to enjoy both safari game drives and rounds of golf in this amazing country.
18 Days SOUTH AFRICA
KRUGER PARK MPUMALANGA
WESTERN CAPE CAPE TOWN
SOUTH AFRICA ....
The golf courses
SOUTH AFRICA AWAITS YOU ....
Day 1: ARRIVAL JOHANNESBURG
Morning/Afternoon: Golfers are met upon arrival at O R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg by a tour guide. The Sun City Golf Tour then travels west toward Sun City resort, home to two of South Africa’s finest courses both designed by golf legend Gary Player. Guests arrive at their overnight accommodation in the illustrious Cascades Hotel after 3 hrs.
Evening: Leisure Time in Sun City.
Accommodation Cascades Hotel Sun City (3 night)
Day 2: SUN CITY
Morning: The morning is dedicated for your first 18 holes on the prestigious Gary Player Golf Course, host to the annual Nedbank Sun City Golf Challenge. The magnificent parklands-style course is one of the longest in the country, reaching almost 7000m, and is considered one of the most challenging golf courses in the Southern Hemisphere.
Afternoon/ Evening: Leisure time in Sun City
Day 3: SUN CITY
Morning: Tee off and experience the unique desert-style Lost City Golf Course this morning. The Gary Player-designed course is home to a water hazard with a collection of crocodiles, which makes for a truly exhilarating round.
Afternoon/ Evening: Leisure time in Sun City
Day 4: SUN CITY – KRUGER PARK
Morning: Golfers are welcome to enjoy an early breakfast at one of the resort’s restaurants before chauffeured to Johannesburg Airport. Departure for Mpumalanga International Airport. Here you will meet your driver to Buhala Lodge. Transfer time is around 1 hrs.
Afternoon: Upon arrival the late afternoon is devoted to an open 4×4 safari in search of the Big Five.
Evening: You will enjoy a dinner at your lodge and listen the sounds of the wilderness.
Accommation: Balcony Room at Buhala Lodge (3 nights)
Day 5: KRUGER PARK MPUMALANGA
Morning: Today the tour visits the #1 Golf Course in South Africa, Leopard Creek. You arrive at the Golf Course around mid-morning. The course hosts a small collection of wildlife, including giraffe, hippo, crocodile, warthog and numerous small antelope – be wary with wayward shot.
Afternoon/Evening: You can book a spa treatment and in the evening your dinner close to the wilderness awaits you.
Day 6: KRUGER PARK MPUMALANGA
Morning: Experiencing the Kruger Park in an open game viewing vehicle at dawn is dramatic, romantic and breathtakingly beautiful. This sunrise safari allows you to experience the bushveld at its magical best. We enter the Kruger Park under the rising sun and experience the start of a new day in the bush.
Afternoon: You have a reservation for a second round at this magnificent Leopard Creek golf course in the South African wilderness. Book alternatively a local sightseeing trip or simply relax at the Buhala Lodge and ask for a spa treatment.
Evening: Final dinner in the bushveld
Day 7: MPUMALANGA – GARDEN ROUTE
Morning/Afternoon: Following an early breakfast time to say Good Buy to Kruger Park. Your South African golf tour departs the Mpumalanga International Airport and you check in for a one stop flight to Garden Route airport at George. You will picked up an head off north toward the Fancourt Resort.
Evening: Leisure time at Fancourt Resort and get recommendations for your dinner
Accommodation: Fancourt Resort Luxury room (5 nights)
Day 8: GEORGE
Morning: Today you experience Montagu golf course, named after the Montagu pass. These 18 holes were originally designed by Gary Player and it is a much celebrated parkland course and has been ranked as the number-one golf course in South Africa in the past and is currently ranked as No. 6 in SA.
Afternoon: Enjoy and relax in the spa at Fancourt.
Evening: Book dinner at Fancourt or in one of the restaurants around the area.
Day 9: GEORGE
Morning/Afternoon: Option booking for sightseeing The towns of Oudtshoorn and De Rust are in the Klein Karoo between the Swartberg and Outeniqua mountains. Oudtshoorn is the ostrich capital of the world. The world’s biggest bird is just one of the many attractions in this area of exceptional contrasts and natural beauty. The region is home to the spectacular Cango Caves, Africa’s largest show cave system; an ecological hotspot where three distinct plant biomes (succulent karoo, cape thicket and fynbos) converge; and the Swartberg mountain range, which is part of the Cape Floral World Heritage Site
Evening: Leisure time at Fancourt or visit Herold’s Bay restaurants.
Day 10: GEORGE
Morning/Afternoon: Ranked number 16 in South Africa by Golf Digest, Fancourt’s Outeniqua golf course presents an 18-hole parkland layout that is tailored to provide a laid-back golfing experience. The course provides for easier game play than its counterpart, the Montagu while offering its fair share of challenges and water hazards on as many as 11 of its holes.
Evening: Leisure time at Fancourt or visit a George restaurant .
Day 11: GEORGE
Morning/Afternoon: The Links at Fancourt is ranked #34 by the USA Golf Digest. Player’s design team spent months studying the classic links courses of Scotland and Ireland and then, armed with inspiration from the best that those countries had to offer, embarked on the ambitious task of recreating some of their finest holes to make a genuine links test on what was once an airfield.
Evening: Leisure time at Fancourt restaurant .
Day 12: GEORGE – MOSSEL BAY – KLEINMOND
Morning: Check out after an early breakfast, pick up your rental car and drive to Mossel Bay. Visit Pinnacle Point one of the most challenging golf courses in South Africa with stunning ocean view holes.
Afternoon: Drive to Kleinmond Arabella Estate.
Evening: Leisure time at Arabella Estate hotel.
Accommodation. Arabella Estate Hotel (2 nights)
Day 13: KLEINMOND
Morning: The Arabella Golf Club is the number 2 golf course in South Africa, and the number one golf course in the Western Cape, so guests are guaranteed an exceptional and world class experience.
Afternoon/Evening: Leisure time at Arabella hotel or visit Hermanus
Day 14: KLEINMOND – CAPE TOWN
Morning: After a relaxing breakfast check out and head off westwards. CAPE TOWN is southern Africa’s most beautiful, most romantic and most visited city. Indeed, few urban centres anywhere can match its setting along the mountainous Cape Peninsula spine, which slides into the Atlantic Ocean. By far the most striking – and famous – of its sights is Table Mountain, frequently shrouded by clouds, and rearing up from the middle of the city.
Afternoon: Arrive Stellenbosch and enter your 5* boutique hotel Coopmanhuijs.
Evening: Explore Stellenbosch
Accommodation: Luxury room Coopmanhuijs (4 nights)
Day 15: CAPE TOWN
Morning: The “new” course of Royal Capewas opened in 1929. In the setting of the Table Mountain range, Royal Cape Golf Club in Wynberg offers an enjoyable golfing adventure for players of all skill levels.
Afternoon. Time to visit the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront.
Evening: Visir a Cape Town restaurant for dinner before driving back to Stellenbosch