If you’re planning on holidaying in Africa this summer then you may want to consider The Telegraph Floral Tour in August. You’re probably wondering what this is, right? Well, The Telegraph and Africa Travel have teamed up to create an exclusive tour that will enable you to explore the diverse flora and fauna of South Africa.

Wildflowers Western Cape Wildflowers Western Cape

Who Will Lead the Tour?

The Telegraph Floral Tour departs on August 22nd 2016 and you will be delighted to know that it will be run by real experts. Garden designer and BBC presenter Joe Swift will lead the tour in part, along with gardening editor of The Telegraph Joanna Fortnum.

Resident botanist at the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve in the Cape Floral Region of South Africa, Sean Privett, will also be there to offer expert advice and valuable information. Be sure to get this date down in your diary to avoid missing out.

The Dreamy Destinations on the Itinerary

Just two hours from Cape Town is the Grootbos Private Nature Reserve, a paradise you’ll be able to call home for four nights. Situated in South Africa’s Whale Coast, you’ll have the Cape Floral Kingdom on your doorstep, along with truly spectacular scenery and, of course, whales swimming through the coastal waters.

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve South AfricaGrootbos Private Nature Reserve South Africa 

You’ll also head to Cape Town itself for four nights. This scenic port city has it all. Not only does it have everything you could want from a city, it’s also fortunate to have stunning landscapes and natural wonders too. With surroundings that thrive with flora and fauna, your time in Cape Town will not disappoint. Plus, you’ll stay at the luxurious Table Bay Hotel.

Table Bay Hotel South Africa Table Bay Hotel South Africa

Make the most of the one night you’ll spend on the West Coast. With perfect beaches and other stunning surroundings, including the variety of African flora and fauna, you’ll love staying at the Langebaan Country Estate at the heart of the tranquil West Coast.

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve is home to many endangered species of flora and fauna and you’ll stay here for your final two nights. Spectacular Cederberg is a region in South Africa that is surrounded by natural beauty, including remarkable plant life, and offers a true wilderness experience. It will be the perfect way to end your tour. 

Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve

What are you Waiting For?

The Telegraph Flora Tour is a ‘must’ for enthusiastic travellers who wish to see flora and fauna in various destinations across South Africa. If this magnificent tour sounds like your dream trip then be sure to give us a call today on 020 7843 3587 to find out more.


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