2018 Garden Tour

2018 Garden Tour

South Africa Plant Safari - Sept. 22 - Oct. 3, 2018

September 22 - October 3, 2018

Join me on this year's Plant Safari to visit the fascinating and diverse plants and gardens of South Africa!

$4600 per person based on double occupancy (land only)*

  • Airfare available upon request
  • Single supplement available on request
  • Deposit deadline is March 30, 2018
  • Tour limited to first 22 people who submit their $500 per person deposit
  • Optional add-ons: two-night Safari and/or two nights at Victoria Falls - ask for details

* Fare is subject to change without prior notice and not guaranteed until paid in full

Highlights Include:

  • A visit to Kirstenbosch National Garden, one of the worlds’ greatest botanical gardens, and to the renowned Stellenbosch University Botanical Garden
  • Hikes to see native Protea, succulents and rare South African bulbs in habitat, in full bloom
  • Garden touring and wine tasting at South African winery estates in the Stellenbosch region
  • Tours of private gardens and historic gardens
  • Visits to a wholesale plant grower, a flower market, and a retail nursery
  • Stops at famous historical and cultural sites, including Table Mountain, Robben Island, the Clanwilliam Living Landscape Project, Cape Point, and Boulders Beach penguin colony
  • Full-time expert botanical guide
  • Farm-to-table dining
  • Airport transfers
  • Eleven nights at boutique hotels and deluxe farmhouse accommodations
  • Breakfast daily, six dinners and five lunches
  • Entrance fees for all locations on the itinerary
  • A luxury, air-conditioned bus
  • All gratuities
  • And more...