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Friday, August 4, 2023 - Saturday, August 12, 2023

 South Africa
(Johannesburg & Cape town)

An Experience of a lifetime

Traveling With Issa Experience

Issa Experience has curated this trip to welcome you back home to the Motherland. We designed the trip to give you the opportunity to explore the local culture, eat local food, turn up, relax and leave no rock unturned. 


You're invited to take a life changing journey and the ultimate African experience. 

Cost: $3,500
What is included:
  • 4/5 Star Hotels
  • Roundtrip Flight From NYC and intercountry flights
  • Round-trip transportation from the airport and to all included activities
  • Daily activities 
Excluded: Tips, Souvenirs, baggage fees, some meals, transportation to add on optional activities and travel Insurance 
Elephant in Wild

Saturday, august 5th

Arrive in Johannesburg

Welcome to the Motherland! Now that you are here we will whisk you away to your 4/5 star hotel (Marriott Hotel Melrose Arch or similar) and get you settled in. Afterwards as a group we will kick off our South African journey with a welcome dinner and party (Dinner is optional and at your own cost).


Friday, August 4th 

Depart NYC for the adventure of a lifetime
Yellow Cabs

Sunday, August 6th 

Get to know Soweto and Johannesburg 
The best way to experience a destination is to immerse yourself in its history. Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa. We will start the day with a tour of Johannesburg also known as Jozi or Jo'burg and the biggest township Soweto.
We will visit Nelson Mandela's home, Constitution Hill and other landmark sites.
After getting to know Soweto and Jo'burg as a group you can spend the afternoon exploring on your own or add on an optional afternoon activity of your choice.


Monday, August 7th

Safari Day

Today we will check out our Johannesburg hotel and head to our safari adventure in Pilanesburg. After passing by local towns and villages, we will arrive at our safari lodge (Shepherd Tree or Ivory Lodge or similar) in Pilanesburg. Pilanesburg is the fourth largest park in South Africa and is home to over 7,000 animals and 360 bird species. 

Our safari experience begins with an afternoon safari game drive. During the game drive we will explore the park in open vehicles and get up close and personal with nature. Afterwards, we will enjoy a South African dinner (included) before going back to our individual accommodations to gear up for the morning game drive. The African night sky is a sight that you never forget make sure to enjoy the beauty of it.

*Meals are included at the safari lodge. Drinks are at your own expense

Tuesday, August 8th 

Morning Safari

​Early mornings at safari parks are magical. Wake up early for a morning game drive to experience the beauty of nature at sunrise. Enjoy the brisk morning air as we explore the wilderness untouched by man.


After our morning game drive is complete we will return to the lodge for a tasty breakfast and depart for our next part of the adventure in Cape Town. 


Arrive in Cape Town also known as the "Mother City" and settle in to our accommodations (AC Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront or similar).

Explore Cape Town on your own or add on an optional activity.

One way to experience a location is through its food. Let the rhythm of the drums set the mood as you experience an authentic South African dinner. 

*Meals are included at the safari lodge. Drinks are at your own expense


Grapes hanging on a vine in a vineyard in South Africa..jpg

Wednesday, August 9th

'Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life’s most civilized pleasures'

Enjoy a curated full day wine experience as you view one of the most beautiful landscapes on earth. .

Thursday, August 10th

Cape Town is a city with so much to do. Check off your Cape Town to do list and explore the city on your own or add on an option activity such as:


  • Shark Diving ($215)

  • Private Surf Lesson ($30)

  • Quad Biking 4WD and ATV Off Road Tour ($35)

  • Hop on Hop Off City Tour ($17)

table mountain cable way in cape town, south africa.jpg

Friday, August 11th 

Robben Island & Table Mountain 

Let's explore South Africa's dark past by visiting Robben Island where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison. You will be transported by ferry and experience a guided tour. Afterwards you will be whisked away via cableway and experience the beauty of the iconic Table Mountain. Table Mountain is one of the most recognizable landmarks of Africa and is one of the new seven wonders of nature.

After we complete our Cape Town experience, get ready to farewell to Cape Town and South Africa by exploring the night life and experience the sounds of Afro beats locally. 

Saturday, August 12th 


 It’s so hard to say goodbye, but it’s time to catch your flights back. 

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Itinerary is subject to change

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