The Garden Route is a stretch of the south-eastern coast of South Africa. It is possibly South Africa’s most scenic area, with majestic mountain ranges, lush indigenous forests, long stretches of exquisite beaches and numerous lagoons and lakes dotted along the coast.
This is a private tour which starts and ends in Cape Town. From Cape Town, we travel along the world’s longest wine route, the R62, to the Ostrich Capital of the world, Oudtshoorn, where we will spend our first night. From Oudtshoorn we travel through several quaint villages to the charming town of Plettenberg Bay where we will stay for 2 nights.
Wine tasting: At one of the wine farms along the R62
Ostrich Farm: Learn more about ostriches, feed them by hand and even ride them if you wish.
Cango Caves: View dripstone caverns, vast halls and towering formations.
Knysna Heads: Visit the world famous Knysna Heads for magnificent views.
Garden of Eden: Take a stroll through the lush indigenous forest.
Monkeyland: They afford 15 different species of primates which are free to roam on 12 hectares of forest.
Birds of Eden: It is the world’s largest enclosed dome which stretches over 2 hectares of indigenous forest. Over 3500 birds live in this sanctuary.
Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary: View leopards, lions, tigers, cheetahs and much more.
Elephant Park: Learn more about the mysterious African Elephants, walk with them and even feed them.
Storms River Mouth: Take a breathtaking stroll through the Tsitsikamma Nature Reserve.
Whale watching: Take a boat trip to view whales and dolphins in Formosa Bay.
Keurbooms River: Take a ferry ride up the spectacular Keurbooms River estuary.
Bloukrans Bungee: An opportunity to do the highest bungee jump in the world if you are brave enough.
Hiking: The Garden Route offers some beautiful coastal hikes.
Tree top canopy adventure: Explore the forest on a zip line
Duration: 4 days, 3 nights
Cost: R8900 pp
Includes: 3 nights’ accommodation, breakfasts, qualified guide and transport
Excludes: Lunches, dinners, entrance fees and activity fees
The itinerary is flexible and can be changed on request.
Please enquire about starting or ending the tour in different locations.
The cost is for a minimum of 2 people. Please enquire about the cost for 1 person.
Please enquire about a reduced rate for groups larger than 2 people and / or children.