Afro Kings

country visited: South Africa

On this 13-day tour, visit locally owned projects that are devoted on plough back to their communities when you take part in township tour, while leaving a minimal environmental footprint by supporting the National Parks and by often staying more than one night at the accommodation to reduce your footprint. You have the opportunity to stay in rural villages where the kings of the different tribes live and in eco-friendly in Shewula Mountain Camp that is dedicated to staff and local community as well as the conservation of the areas in which they develop.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1 Johannesburg

After your arrival at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, you will meet our local representative who will explain to you the details of your trip. The representative will provide you with your personalized route description, project information and the necessary contact details. From the airport you will be transferred to your accommodation where you will stay 2 nights in a popular area in Johannesburg. Depending on the time you have after acclimatising you can arrange a short city tour through your overnight accommodation.

Accommodation: hotel in Johannesburg, breakfast included

Day 13

Today is your last day in South Africa. You can make your way to Port Elizabeth Airport where you will drop off your rented car before boarding your flight back home.



  • rental car
  • accommodation


  • additional meals
  • fuel

What makes this tour different?

This tour separates itself from the standard travel itineraries because it balances local home experiences with comfort travel.
The tour contributes positively to South Africa’s people and nature by booking locally owned and Fairtrade in Tourism certified accommodation and train travel between Johannesburg and Cape Town. Travelling with the Shosholoza Meyl is not only a unique experience but also gives you the opportunity to sit back and relax whilst enjoying the beautiful changing views.

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