Shamwari – March Specials

March Specials Don’t miss out on our latest specials for stays between 01 March 2019 and 31 March 2019. Our offers: •    20% discount applicable to all lodges, excluding explorer camp •    Bring your children, they stay for free if under the age of eight at Riverdene and Sarili. Please note that these specials are subject to availability and not combinable with each other or any other promotions in the market place. All the Shamwari lodges have back up generators. Valid only when booking directly through our reservations department. THINGS TO DO IN SOUTH AFRICA There’s plenty of things to…

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Shimansky Diamond Experience Tours in Cape Town

Cape Town’s tourism season has commenced! We’re thrilled about the increase in travellers to our beautiful city and look forward to an eventful and memorable season. With three unique Shimansky Diamond Experiences available in the heart of Cape Town, and tailored add-on experiences available on request, booking a Shimansky Diamond Experience affords your guests an unforgettable, luxury experience and an opportunity to bring home a rare and captivating piece of Africa. We do tend to book up quite quickly – so be sure to book your Diamond Experience Tours in advance to avoid disappointment. 4000-Carat Tanzanite On Display At Shimansky In…

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Township Tour & Street Art Walking Tour

TOWNSHIP TOUR & STREET ART WALKING TOUR FULL DAY – DEPART: 09H00 | RETURN: 17H00 Take the township tour of nearby Khayelitsha and street art walking tour of Woodstock, Cape Town. Meet inspiring local residents and artists that are doing incredible things across the city. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Explore the streets of Woodstock and learn about the murals created by local and international artists ● Take a township tour of Khayelitsha with your local guide ● Meet local entrepreneurs making a difference in the community ● Taste traditional cuisine as you dine in a township hotspot ● Plan a class…

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VIP Pro Golf Tour

VIP PRO GOLF TOUR FULL DAY – DEPART: 08H30 | RETURN: 17H30 Cape Town and the surrounding countryside has a wide range of exceptional golf courses to choose from. Golfers travel from all over the world to play in these world class courses and we have just the thing to turn and average golf day into the experience of a lifetime on the this full day golf tour. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Discounted playing rates at top quality, selected golf courses ● Access to convenient tee times during the peak tourist season (with adequate booking lead times) ● A personal, bespoke…

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Winelands Sip & Cycle Safari

WINELANDS SIP & CYCLE SAFARI FULL DAY – DEPART: 08H00 | RETURN: 17H30 Franschhoek is not only stunning in its natural beauty and mountainous surroundings but it is also known as the culinary capital of South Africa. Explore this breathtakingly beautiful region by bicycle and sip world class wines on this full day experience in the Franschhoek Valley. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Enjoy a scenic bike ride through the beautiful Franschhoek Valley ● Stop at the Huguenot Monument to learn the history of this quaint countryside town ● Enjoy a food and wine pairing of your choice at La Bri wine…

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Cape Town History Tour

CAPE TOWN HISTORY TOUR FULL DAY – DEPART: 09H00 | RETURN: 17H00 South Africa is known by many for its rich, cultural heritage and varied, sometimes turbulent, past. This full day tour of the city of Cape Town and surrounding areas gives one an extensive overview of the various roles, influences and transgressions of the people that have made this country what it is today. From colonisation by the Dutch in 1652 to the release of Nelson Mandela in 1994, learn about the fascinating history of the Cape and of South Africa. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Explore the Company Gardens and…

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Wildlife Safari & Wine Tasting

WILDLIFE SAFARI AND WINE TASTING FULL DAY – DEPART: 08H00 | RETURN: 17H30 South Africa is known for it’s wild animals and safari experiences. This full day experience combines the best of safari with the winelands and visits estates that play host to a variety of wild animals only found in Africa. This safari adventure is great for families, friends and couples and will leave you spellbound by the magnificence of our natural environment and the animals in it. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Enjoy a two hour safari game drive at the Villiera Nature Sanctuary to see giraffes, zebra & wildebeest…

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Winelands Equestrian Adventure Horse Riding & Wine Tasting

WINELANDS EQUESTRIAN ADVENTURE HORSE RIDING & WINE TASTING FULL DAY – DEPART: 08H00 | RETURN: 17H30 Riding through the vineyards on horseback is the ultimate way to experience the winelands. This full day tour kicks off with a morning outride that takes you through the vineyards of the surrounding estates before returning to the stables. Continue with a leisurely day of wine tasting in the Franschhoek Valley or Stellenbosch region with your expert guide and private vehicle. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Enjoy a morning guided tour of the fantastic Franschhoek winelands on horseback ● Taste wine at three world class wine…

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Cape Town City Foodie Tour

CAPE TOWN CITY FOODIE TOUR FULL DAY – DEPART: 09H00 | RETURN: 17H30 Cape Town has been celebrated as a foodie destination for several years now. The diverse mix of cultures and backgrounds make for a vibrant and dynamic culinary scene well worth exploring. This full day tour takes you on a journey through the city of Cape Town and examines some of those cultures through the lens of food. Meet the passionate locals that make this city so lively and colourful. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Kickstart your morning at a boutique coffee roastery for an in depth coffee tasting experience…

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Glorious Gardens & Wine Tour

GLORIOUS GARDENS & WINE TOUR FULL DAY – DEPART: 09H00| RETURN: 17H00 For many years Cape Town was used as a refuelling station for ships journeying to and from the exotic East on the famous Spice Route. The Company Gardens in the heart of the CBD and the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens are a direct result of this historical Dutch influence. The winelands also play host to several world class and historic gardens that are an absolute delight for the senses. This full day tour is an excellent way of exploring the Cape. THE HIGHLIGHTS: ● Explore the historic Company’s…

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