Highlights

Embark on a 4-day escorted Garden Route tour along one of the most beautiful stretches of South Africa’s coastline stretching between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. Mountains crowd close to a shoreline dotted with beaches and bays and vividly coloured wild flowers delight the eye.  Visit Oudtshoorn, known for its large ostrich farming industry and home to the Cango Caves.  Enjoy a lagoon boat trip and visit a free-flight bird sanctuary and the inspiring Tsitsikamma National Park.

HIGHLIGHTS!

Itinerary

Day 1 Cape Town / Oudtshoorn                     

Depart Cape Town and travel along Route 62 to Barrydale for lunch (not included in cost). Continue to Oudtshoorn – the ‘feather capital’ of the world.  Visit a working ostrich farm for a guided tour.  Check into your accommodation in the late afternoon before enjoying dinner.

Overnight Surval Boutique Olive Estate (standard room) or similar (Dinner)

Day 2 Oudtshoorn / Plettenberg Bay       

Enjoy a morning tour of the Cango Caves – one of the natural wonders of the world.  Embark on a Knsysna lagoon boat trip before proceeding to Plettenberg Bay. Arrive at your accommodation where you shall spend the following two nights.  Freshen up before dinner at the lodge. 

Overnight Hunters Country House (standard room) or similar (breakfast & dinner)

Day 3 Plettenberg Bay area                            

After breakfast visit Birds of Eden – the largest free-flight bird aviary in the world. Proceed on a horse-drawn carriage trip followed by a wine tasting on the Plettenberg Bay wine route. Optional: Marine Encounter boat trip (weather and time permitting; additional charge) before returning to the lodge for the remainder of the afternoon at leisure before dinner. 

Overnight Hunters Country House (standard room) or similar (Breakfast & Dinner)

Day 4 Plettenberg Bay / Port Elizabeth        

Journey along the final leg of the Garden Route Tour to the beautiful Tsitsikamma National Park – ‘garden of the Garden Route’.  Enjoy a walk along the suspension bridge across the Storms River mouth gorge offering incredible views. The tour ends on arrival in Port Elizabeth at approximately 18h00 with drop-off at the hotel or airport.

Breakfast

Service End – Port Elizabeth based hotel or Port Elizabeth Airport (recommended flight departure no earlier than 19h00 for a domestic flight or 21h00 for an international flight)


Travel Periods

January – December

Tour Departure Day/s – Thursdays 08:00 hrs Cape Town based hotels

2 – 16 pax per vehicle


Rates

Scheduled Departure
01 Jan – 31 Aug 2022ZAR 13 948
01 Sep – 20 Dec 2022ZAR 14 969
Exclusive Departure
01 Jan – 31 Aug 2022ZAR 32 659
01 Sep – 20 Dec 2022ZAR 34 927

Our rates are per person sharing unless we note differently. Please treat all pricing as a guide only:

Inclusion

Meals: 3 Breakfasts, 3 Dinners

Entrance Fees: Cango Caves, Safari Ostrich Farm Birds of Eden, Tsitsikamma National Park conservation fees

Activities: Horse-drawn carriage trip, Knysna lagoon boat trip, Marine Encounter boat trip off Plettenberg Bay beach(Optional Extra)

**All Covid -19 Protocol are adhered to at all times**

Exclusion

  • All items of a personal nature, meals and drinks not included in the itinerary, regional flights and
  • Pre & Post Departure accommodation – can be organized at extra cost.
  • Travel Insurance

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