See a colony of Emperor Penguins in the White Desert of Antarctica and Africa’s Big 5 all in one adventurous holiday.
When it comes to epic destinations, Antarctica and South Africa are at the top of any list. Head to Antarctica and South Africa for the ultimate explorer’s adventure with Scott Dunn. From extreme weather to extreme wildlife, this once-in-a-lifetime exploration of Antarctica and South Africa will see you travel across glaciated landscapes and relax in some of Africa’s most exclusive safari lodges.
Cape Town & the Western Cape
Start your Scott Dunn Epic Antarctica & South Africa adventure in the cosmopolitan city of Cape Town. And stay at Ellerman House in one of Cape Town’s most illustrious areas, Bantry Bay. Cape Town is an exciting city – Take in the startling views of the bay, abseil down the side of Table Mountain, go for an evening cycling tour, and head to the Winelands for some of the region’s best wine. There’s plenty to do and see in Cape Town, and with the help your host you can customise your time to include your top picks. Remember to ask about some of Cape Town’s most exclusive restaurants.
Soar above the iceberg filled Southern Ocean in a Gulfstream private jet before landing on the vast White Continent. After touch down, you’ll be transported to Antarctica’s finest accommodation, White Desert at Whichway Camp. There you’ll find sand coloured pods on rocky terrain. The pods may look simple on the outside but they are perfectly tailored to the cold conditions and fitted with every luxury.
Throughout the summer months Antarctica is a sea of white with endless sunshine. Although sleep is important, having 24 hours of sunshine offers a unique opportunity to make the most of your time. You can tailor your itinerary to suit your interests, but for those interested in Antarctica get ready for some daring activities. With kite-skiing, exploring ice tunnels, ice climbing, abseiling down an icebergs and base jumping on the cards, your inner adrenaline junkie is sure to be satisfied. To top it off you might even be granted an audience with the emperors of Antarctica – the Emperor Penguins.
Madikwe Reserve & Johannesburg
Stay in the highly sort after and exclusive Molori Lodge on the Madikwe Reserve. For exceptional game viewing, head out on early morning and at night. Remember to pack the binoculars and have that camera at the ready. When you’re not marvelling at the Big 5 in their natural habitat, take a dip in your private pool, sip cocktails by sunset and enjoy a gourmet dinner under a canopy of stars. Then, finish the journey with a scenic flight to Johannesburg.
Epic Antarctica & South Africa | From AU $72,600 | 11 nights | Nov – Jan*
*Best time to travel
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