The Garden Route adventure

Garden Route Tour

Port Elizabeth to Cape Town map

Day 1 Addo Elephant National Park

After meeting your guides and group we head to Addo Elephant National Park. This unique Eastern Cape Park is home to one of the densest concentration of African elephants on earth as well as boasting the 'Big Seven'(elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo, leopard, southern right whale and great white shark) as Addo is a land and marine park.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Included highlights: Afternoon game drive in nomad truck

Day 2/3 Tsitsikamma National Park

This morning we take a quick stop at Port Elizabeth's airport and arrive in the afternoon at Tsitsikamma. The name means "place of abundant water" and it does not disappoint, with its indigenous forests and dramatic coastline. This area is home to the famous multi-day Otter Trail hike and the first few hours of this hike is included in your Activity Package.

Optional Activities: Bungee jumping (highest in the world), treetop canopy tours, blackwater tubing (min 4 clients)

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch (Day 2 only), Dinner

Activity package: Tsitsikamma National Park Entrance Fee

Included Highlights: Morning Game drive in Addo with Nomad truck

Day 4 Knysna / Plettenberg Bay

It is a short distance to Plettenberg Bay. In the afternoon you can choose between remaining to relax at the resort or taking a short excursion into nearby Knysna to explore. Optional Activities: Elephant Encounter, Township Tour, Monkey town, Birds of Eden, lagoon cruise

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5 Oudtshoorn

Today we travel through the magnificent Outeniqua Mountains towards Oudtshoorn where we visit the world-famous Cango Caves. The caves contain spectacular halls and grand limestone formations, and a local guide will tell you all about the cave system, which extends for over 4km.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Activity package: Cango Caves Standard Tour

Day 6 Stellenbosch Wine Route

We take a scenic drive to Stellenbosch taking in some of Route 62 and a possible stop at Ronnie's Sex Shop, not a sex shop at all, but a rather interesting country pub… We will have the opportunity to explore Stellenbosch which forms the heart of the Western Cape's wine region and second oldest European settlement in the Western Cape. As this is the last night on tour we head to a local restaurant for dinner.

Optional Activity: Ostrich Farm Visit, Dinner Out.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Included highlight: Possible stop at Ronnie's sex shop

Day 7 Cape Town

After a leisurely breakfast, we visit the Cheetah Breeding Project to meet these beautiful animals up close. Afterwards, we head to the Spier Wine Estate to taste some of South Africa's finest wines and finally, the tour ends in Cape Town.

Meals: Breakfast

Activity package: Wine tasting, Cheetah Breeding Project entrance fee.