Blak to Africa

  May 23 - May 30, 2025

Celebrate Robert's 50th birthday

In the captivating destination of Cape Town, South Africa. This meticulously curated itinerary promises an enchanting blend of discovery, relaxation, and celebration, as we embark on an adventure filled with unforgettable experiences and cherished memories. From the iconic landmarks of Cape Town to the untamed beauty of Aquila Private Game Reserve, prepare to be captivated by the wonders that South Africa has in store for us. So, gather your fellow travelers and get ready for an extraordinary celebration in the mesmerizing city of Cape Town.

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About Event Package

Discover an extraordinary 7-day travel package that immerses you in the captivating wonders of Cape Town, South Africa. This extraordinary journey offers a perfect blend of relaxation, celebration, and thrilling adventures. Indulge in the enchanting ambiance of the world-renowned vineyards, savoring the finest wines that this region has to offer. Experience the majestic Table Mountain, taking in breathtaking views of the cityscape. Embark on an unforgettable safari, where you have the opportunity to witness the untamed beauty of Africa's wildlife up close. This exceptional travel package promises an unparalleled exploration of Cape Town, leaving you with cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Vida Nova Retreat and Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa offer luxurious accommodations, delectable meals, and exciting excursions. Alcohol is not included. Flights are not included. Immerse yourself in luxury and serenity at these exceptional retreats.


Day 1

Welcome | Relax | Recharge

May 23rd, 2025

Arrive in Cape Town, South Africa at the Vida Nova Retreat. This Charming boutique hotel offers a tranquil oasis, local wines and delicious foods, where you can make yourself at home. Enjoying a gourmet dinner at our in house resturant, The Green Orchid.

Day 2


May 24th, 2025

Start your day with a relaxing massage at Disa Spa or sleep in for a well-deserved rest. Then, embark on a delightful wine tasting experience at Hout Bay Vineyards. In the evening, indulge in a delicious dinner at Vida Nova Retreat.

Day 3


May 25th, 2025

Begin your day by taking a scenic tram ride up Table Mountain and enjoy breathtaking views of Cape Town. Afterward, head to the vibrant Green Market and explore the local crafts, art, and souvenirs.

Next, make your way to Long Street, known for its lively atmosphere, trendy shops, and diverse cuisine. Take your time to wander around, shop, and sample some delicious local treats.

In the late afternoon, visit Signal Hill and witness a stunning sunset over the city. The panoramic views are truly captivating.

Finally, end your day with a memorable dinner at Vida Nova Retreat, where you can savor a delectable meal in a serene and picturesque setting.

Day 4


May 26th, 2025

Start your Stellenbosch wine tasting day with a visit to one of the renowned wineries in the region. Take a tour of the vineyards and cellar to learn about the winemaking process and the estate's history. Enjoy a variety of wines during a tasting session guided by knowledgeable staff. Enhance your experience with food pairings such as gourmet cheese platters or charcuterie boards. Afterward, explore the charming streets of Stellenbosch town, known for its Cape Dutch architecture and vibrant art scene. Consider adding optional activities like biking through vineyards, a hot air balloon ride,all can be arranged. Enjoy the wines, landscapes, and hospitality of Stellenbosch.

Afterwords coming back to the Vida Nova Retreat, rest , recharge getting ready to Celebrate your host Robert's 50th birthday good food and bubbles to follow at the Green Orchid.

Day 5


May 27th, 2025

Indulge in the exploration of the wilderness and immerse yourself in an unparalleled cultural encounter. Embark on an intriguing journey to engage with the indigenous community and savor an authentic Aboriginal experience. Treasure the cherished moments spent in Cape Town as you venture beyond the confines of the urban landscape, embracing its profound and diverse cultural heritage.

Day 6


May 28th, 2025

Travel to Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa and be driven by your guide. Enjoy a South African braai, a traditional barbecue, with grilled meats and vegetarian options. Relax in the lodge accommodations surrounded by the beauty of the park. Embark on a safari adventure to spot wildlife with an experienced guide. Cherish the memories of your time in between the Langeberg and the Outeniqua Mountains in the Western Cape, South Africa and its rich cultural heritage.

Day 7


May 29th, 2025

Experience the breathtaking Aquila Private Game Reserve safari, where the untamed wilderness of comes alive. Encounter the majestic Big 5 - lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos, and buffalos. Immerse yourself in the beauty of nature, guided by experts who share their knowledge and passion. Witness lions basking, elephants roaming, and create lasting memories. Let Aquila Private Game Reserve be your gateway to an extraordinary safari adventure.

Day 8


May 30th, 2025

Today marks the end of our stay at Aquila Private Game Reserve & Spa. We have a choice: return home or continue to the Machangulo Reserve for a special Children's Day celebration.

Available Additions

Children's Day at the Machangulo Reserve

$2,695 single occupancy rate

Be transported to Southern Mozambique to our luxury beachfront properties in the Machangulo Peninsula.

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