Jewels of Africa with Chobe National Park Area (IQBF)

13 Day Package from Nairobi to Cape Town

Monograms has created all-in-one packages a cut above going on your own, while leaving the group behind. Each package comes with hand-selected hotels, plus "they really do that?" service of a Monograms Local Host®-a local expert available throughout your stay. We've arranged sightseeing, exclusive to Monograms guests, complete with VIP access into some of the most incredible attractions (that means you skip the lines). We've arranged transportation and we offer a selection of special excursions. With Monograms, you travel in style independently without going it alone.


Insider Benefits

Monograms is all about connecting you to your destination with unmatched insider guidance and support to make travel a pleasure. With a team of local experts in each destination, your Monograms vacation includes local assistance and tips that only a local would know. In addition to an expertly-planned vacation with great hotels and included sightseeing, Monograms means you'll get the VIP treatment from a team of local insiders who help you put your signature on your vacation.

Arrival & Hotel Transfer

Monograms greets you like a VIP when you arrive at your destination then whisks you off to your hotel with a friendly Monograms operated transfer, complimentary for guests who have purchased their flights through Monograms.

Hotel Check-In

Once you arrive at your hotel, your own Monograms Local Host® is there to greet you, help you get checked in, and share lots of destination insights with you to get your vacation started.

Sightseeing

Get an insider's look at the must-see sights with the insight and knowledge of an expert Monograms Local Guide. Delight in the stares of regular tourists as they slide you past the line and right into the doorway with VIP access.

Free Time

Your Monograms Local Host® can provide tips and suggestions and even help you book activities & excursions to make the most of your time at your destination, helping you drink in the local culture in just your style.

Dining

What better restaurant recommendations can you find than from a local who knows? From haute cuisine to hidden cafes, from street food to Michelin Stars, your Local Host® can give you the inside scoop on finding your favorite fare.

MonogramsGO App

To help you feel even more comfortable in your destination, Monograms offers access to our MonogramsGO app where guests can check flight, hotel and transfer information and customize their trip with a host of local suggestions.

City Connections

When your vacation includes traveling from one city to another, we'll get you to your train or plane, stress free with door-to-gate service. Your local Monograms team awaits your arrival at your next destination.

Activities & Excursions

Monograms offers a range of amazing experiences you can add to your trip, vetted by our team and perfectly coordinated with your Monograms package. Add them before you leave or on trip with the help of your Local Host®.

Airport Departure

Parting is such sweet sorrow. When you've explored all that you can explore and it's time to head home, your Local Host® will ensure a smooth departure, on time and on point, stress-free.

Your Local Host

What is the Role of a Local Host?

Monograms provides travelers access to a Local Host®, so you will have someone on hand to answer those vacation questions pertaining to Nairobi. No waiting in line at the concierge desk or trying to ask your waitress at breakfast directions to the shopping district. Simply ask your Local Host about Nairobi and you'll be on your way in no time. Plus, your Local Host will share local Nairobi insights and share suggestions for getting off the beaten path, leaving you more time to create lasting vacation memories that are yours alone.

Local Host Recommendations

Meet One of Your Local Hosts

Benjamin N

Hi, I'm Benjamin and as a child, I was fascinated by wildlife documentaries and dreamt of becoming a guide. Now, with more than two decades of experience, I loves sharing my extensive knowledge of local wildlife and culture with you, my guests!

Guides


Private Safari Driver/Guide in Kenya; Local Hosts in Victoria Falls & Cape Town; professional Ranger & game tracker in Chobe National Park Area

Meals


Breakfast daily; 5 lunches; 5 dinners

Day-By-Day 2020 / 2021

With Monograms, we handle the details so you can focus on the sights, experience new cultures and new destinations. From arranging the right hotels and seamless transportation to providing your own Local Host® and included sightseeing, we've thought of-and included-everything you need in an all-in-one package.

Select a Departure Date for Itinerary and Available Excursions:

Local Host

DAY
1
ARRIVE IN NAIROBI, KENYA

1-Jan-2021

Welcome to Africa! Hotel rooms are available for mid-afternoon check-in.

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
2
NAIROBI–MAASAI MARA NATIONAL RESERVE AREA

2-Jan-2021

This morning, visit the elephant orphanage at the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, founded by Dame Daphne Sheldrick. Here, you will learn about elephant conservation and meet elephant calves, orphaned by poachers, before they are re-introduced to the wild. Afterwards, fly to Maasai Mara National Reserve, Kenya’s most famous game area, and set out on your first game drive in search of the “Big 5”—lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, and Cape buffalo. (B,D)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
3
MAASAI MARA AREA

3-Jan-2021

The “Mara,” as it is called by the locals, is part of the Serengeti ecosystem and boasts a strong permanent population of game. When the Great Migration of wildebeest and zebra arrives the population enlarges by almost 2 million. This provides a great food source for lion, leopard, and hyena. You’ll have ample opportunity to spot these predators and many other animals on morning and afternoon game drives with your expert Driver/Guide. (B,L,D)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
4
MAASAI MARA AREA

4-Jan-2021

Further explore this magical place during morning and afternoon game drives. Watch for elephant, rhino, topi, cheetah, and more. Between game drives, relax at your safari lodge or tented camp. (B,L,D)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
5
MAASAI MARA AREA–NAIROBI

5-Jan-2021

This morning, enjoy some time at leisure or join your Driver/Guide for one last game drive. Later, board a plane for the short flight back to Nairobi where you will overnight. (B)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
6
NAIROBI–VICTORIA FALLS, ZIMBABWE

6-Jan-2021

This morning, fly to Zimbabwe. This evening, enjoy a cruise on the Zambezi River, which affords you a great opportunity to photograph wildlife and a spectacular African Sunset. (B)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
7
VICTORIA FALLS

7-Jan-2021

Today, visit mighty Victoria Falls for an awe-inspiring experience. Enjoy a private guided walk, where you will learn the history of the falls and hear fascinating details about the surrounding flora and fauna. The remainder of the day is at your leisure. (B)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
8
VICTORIA FALLS–CHOBE NATIONAL PARK AREA, BOTSWANA

8-Jan-2021

Today, a private transfer brings you to Chobe National Park, featuring some of the greatest concentrations of wildlife in Africa. Enjoy an afternoon game activity before dinner. (B,L,D)

NOTE:
Shared game activities in Chobe vary by lodge, but mainly consist of game drives/boat excursions. See accommodation descriptions on our website for specific details.

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
9
CHOBE AREA

9-Jan-2021

Explore this stunning land on morning and afternoon game activities. You may see giraffe, lion, lechwe, and huge herds of elephant. It is said that these are the largest elephants in the world. Spend the middle of the day at your leisure. (B,L,D)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
10
CHOBE AREA–CAPE TOWN

10-Jan-2021

Today, fly to beautiful Cape Town (via Johannesburg), widely referred to as the “Mother City” by locals. (B)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
11
CAPE TOWN

11-Jan-2021

Start your private guided tour with a cable-car ride up Table Mountain for stunning views of the city, Robben Island, and the Cape Winelands. Next, stop at Boulders Beach to visit a colony of endangered African Penguins, known for the unique sound they make. After lunch, continue on to Cape Point Nature Reserve. Stop at the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Point, for a scenic funicular ride to the steps of the old lighthouse. On your return journey, skirt the rocky coastline as you ascend Chapman’s Peak Drive, one of the most spectacular drives in the world. (B,L)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
12
CAPE TOWN

12-Jan-2021

Enjoy a full day at your leisure. Your Local Host is happy to make recommendations. (B)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

DAY
13
CAPE TOWN

13-Jan-2021

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)

Your Local Host will be available to provide you with recommendations while on vacation to help you make the most out of your free time.

See More Excursions(+)

Transportation

From City-to-City

When your vacation includes traveling from one city to another, your local Monograms team makes it an absolute breeze! We'll get to your train or plane, stress free and on time with door-to-gate service. And your local Monograms team awaits your arrival as soon as you pull into your next destination.


Kenya: private 4-wheel-drive safari vehicle carries up to six people, and features a pop-up roof for easy game viewing/photography; Victoria Falls & Cape Town: private vehicle; Chobe National Park Area: shared 4-wheel-drive safari vehicle and boat (varies by lodge/camp); private road transfer from Victoria Falls to Chobe Area; private (Kenya, Victoria Falls & Cape Town) or shared (Chobe Area) transfers to/from airport for all intra-vacation flights; intra-vacation flights and taxes

Hotels

Monograms offers an impressive choice of hotels pre-selected for their location, amenities and service. When booking your package check to see what other hotels are available for your dates. Some hotels may not be available for this package.

*You may need to zoom the map out to see all available hotels.

Other Hotel Options

Insider

Cape Town

Cape Town

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens

Set against the eastern slopes of Table Mountain in Cape Town, Kirstenbosch is rated as one of the most magnificent botanical gardens in the world. It is actually part of a larger nature reserve that is dedicated to preserving the diverse flora of this region and other parts of South Africa. It is part of the Cape Floral Kingdom which was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2004. This is a must visit while in Cape Town if you love plants or learning about unique habitats.

Bo-Kaap

Also known as the "Cape Malay Quarter" this lively Cape Town neighborhood is famous for its colorful houses, ranging from lime-green and pink to orange. Founded by former slaves in the 1750s, it has a fascinating history and is a true melting pot of cultures. Walk through the neighborhood and absorb the atmosphere and consider stopping for a traditional Malay meal at a local restaurant or visit the Bo-Kaap Museum to learn more about the history of the neighborhood and the people that call it home.

District Six Museum

This moving and informative museum documents the history of this vibrant area that was bulldozed during the Apartheid years. Through the use of photographs and testimonials the moving story of the 60,000 people who were forcibly displaced comes to life. For history buffs this is the one museum in Cape Town that is not to be missed.

Cape Town Diamond Museum

Did someone say diamonds? South Africa has storied history of diamond mining that is chronicled at this museum. Diamonds were discovered in South Africa in 1867 and within ten years 95% of the worldwide supply was coming from this rugged country at the southern tip of Africa. From the birth of a stone to the final polishing to colorful characters the story of diamonds in South Africa is a fascinating one. Add to that the convenient location in the heart of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and it is easy to add this to your visit.

Customize Vacation

Stay Longer

from:

$54.00/night*

Upgrade Hotel

Other Options from:

$108.00/city*

Customize Now
* The "Starting at" or listed price is based on the lowest price available to book. Price is per passenger based on double occupancy and does not include airfare; additional fees/charges are not included. Pricing may vary on this date due to hotel availability. If a price is crossed out, the new price includes a limited time promotional offer(s) – please review current promotions or deals for additional information. Some packages require intra-vacation flights (and in some cases intra-vacation segments must be purchased from Monograms).