6 Days, Mountains, Seas and Forest

The Garden Route

From R18 960 per person sharing

Overview

The Garden Route is one of South Africa’s most popular holiday destinations. If we start from and return to Cape Town, there are actually three different regions included in this tour – the Little Karoo (Route 62), the Great Karoo and the Garden Route itself. The itinerary offers beautiful scenery and landscapes, mountains, mountain passes, friendly beaches and seas, hikes, adrenalin based activities, wildlife, wine estates and more. You’ll see why this is one of our most popular holiday destinations and a Signature Tour of Southern Africa.

Day 1 – 3

The Little Karoo and Great Karoo

2 nights | De Zeekoe Guest House

Departing from Cape Town, we travel the longest wine route in the world, Route 62, from the coastal plains of Cape Town to a semi-arid area called the Little Karoo. We base ourselves on a working farm just outside of Oudtshoorn, the capital town. The Little Karoo and Great Karoo is where you’ll experience the famous Cango Caves, the breath-taking Swartberg Pass (gravel road) into the Great Karoo, the charming town of Prince Albert, Meiringspoort and ostrich farms.
Highlights:
Little Karoo Scenery, Great Karoo Scenery, the Swartberg Pass, Meiringspoort, Cango Caves, Ostrich Farms.

Day 3 – 6

The Garden Route

3 nights | The Plettenberg Bay Hotel

Plettenberg Bay is a seaside town known for its exceptional natural beauty. Originally it was named Baia Formosa meaning the “beautiful bay” by the 15th century Portugese navigator Manual de Mesquita Ptestrelo. It is the ideal base to use for discovering the Garden Route sights. Easy trips could include Knysna, the World’s highest bridge based bungee at Bloukrans Bridge, the Tsitsikamma National Park and its suspension bridges, Sea Safaris, beautiful safe beaches for swimming and hiking and much much more.
Highlights:
Optional activities – The Town of Plettenberg Bay, Robberg Peninsula, Tsitsikamma National Park, Stormsriver Mouth Suspension Bridges, the Highest Bridge based Bungee in the World, Birds of Eden, Monkeyland, Knysna Elephant Park.

Day 6

We’ll travel back to Cape Town depending on your flights or onward journey.

The Garden Route
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