Summary of The Day: Today your journey along the Garden Route will begin! We'll pick you up from your hotel and depart in our luxury air-conditioned vehicle.
Our journey we'll lead us along the scenic, mountain wine route of the Franschhoek Pass, with an optional stop for Wine tasting at one wine estate. Passing through the picturesque Theewaterskloof Dam, we will connect with the N2 just before the town of Caledon. There will be frequent stops along the way.
After lunch at the beautiful Drostdy Restaurant in Swellendam, we'll proceed to Albertinia and visit the Aloe Vera Factory for a 20 minute stop, complete with a complimentary cup of coffee and time for shopping.
Our next stop will be Mossel Bay where we will smell and come into contact for the first time with the majestic Indian ocean. We will explore the Mossel Bay area with the highlights as follows: The Post Office Tree, the Bartholomew Diaz Museum complex and the St. Blaize light house. From there we will overnight in Mossel Bay.
Lunch will be served at Drostdy Restaurant in Swellendam.
Dinner will be served at Carola Ann’s (Mediterranean, Healthy), Kaai 4 (R, African, Barbecue), or Café Gannet (RR, Seafood, Sushi, Pizza)
Summary of The Day: After breakfast we will travel to Botlierskop Game Farm (which starts at 9:00) for a breathtaking 3-hour game drive safari in an open 4×4 truck. This is a unique occasion to fully experience the Big Five animals like never before.
After the Safari we will travel inland through the Robinson Pass at 860 meters above sea level towards Oudtshoorn, which is famous for the numerous Ostriches that reside here and the Cango Caves. Our first stop here will be at the Safari Ostrich Farm. Here you will have to opportunity to see, feed, touch, ride and kiss the Ostriches.
From here we'll travel to the Cango Wildlife Ranch, the largest and oldest cheetah sanctuary in the world. Here we'll learn about the ranch's efforts to protect and care for over 60 species of animals, including the largest population of crocodiles. We'll have a stunning experience here as we wander through the park's amazing exhibit, including Cheetahland, Lemur Falls, Kuranda Forest, and more!
We'll continue from here to the famous Cango Caves for a guided tour of these limestone caverns.
Then we'll check into our accommodations in Oudtshoorn and enjoy dinner.
Breakfast will be served at the Africa oceans Manor on the Beach.
Lunch will be served at the Safari Ostrich Farm Cafe.
Dinner will be served at De Poort Restaurant (South African) Nostalgie Restaurant (African), Bello Cibo Restaurant (Italian), or Swartberg Country Manor.
Rosenhof Country House, Pictures Guest House or La Pension Guest House. or similar
Summary of The Day: Today we'll head out after breakfast towards Knysna, aka the Jewel of the Garden Route. We'll travel through the Outeniqua Pass and the 4 Passes situated at 800 meters above sea level. We'll make frequent stops along the way to photograph the region.
For this leg of our journey we will drive through the towns of Wilderness, Sedgefield, and Knysna, while enjoying love views of the lakes and rivers. Then we will arrive at Plettenburg Bay to visit the Elephant Sanctuary for an hour.
From here we will head towards the Storms River Mouth to have lunch at the Cattle Baron Restaurant. After lunch we'll take a guided walk tot he Storms River Suspension Bridge for unmatched views of the Storms River Mouth.
Afterwards we'll return to Knysna to check into our hotel and have dinner.
Breakfast will be served at your hotel.
Lunch will be served at Cattle Baron.
Dinner will be served at The Olive Tree (European), Die Gieter’s Cathy & Remy Restaurant (RR, French, Mediterranean), 34 South (Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Gluten free, African, Mediterranean), Anchorage Restaurant (Seafood, Vegetarian, Soups), or East Head Café (R, Contemporary, Café).
Villa Afrikana Guest Suites, Kanonkop Guest House, Conrad Pezula or Falcon View Manor or similar
Summary of The Day: On the final day of the tour we'll head to the Knysna Heads and drive to the top of one of the Heads for a stunning view of the coast before heading down to the beach to appreciate the beauty of mother nature.
From here we'll head to the Garden of Eden for a short, 15 minute walking tour. We'll also get to spend an hour at the Birds of Eden and Monkeyland Sanctuary to learn about the local wildlife.
After lunch we'll head down the N2 back to Cape Town.
Breakfast will be served at your hotel.
Lunch will be served at East Head Café (Contemporary), The Olive tree (European) or Anchorage Restaurant (Seafood, Vegetarian).
We'll return to your hotel in Cape Town around 8-9:00pm.
Your reservation is always subject to confirmation by email, normally within one to two business days.
* This tour requires a minimum of 2 guests to depart.
* Adult: 13 years or older
* Children: 6 - 12 years old
* Infants under the age of 6 may join the tour for free.
* Tour prices are based on South African Rand and are converted into USD. Prices will change day to day, due to the currency exchange rates. Tours booked and paid for will be charged at the current rate at which the tour price is shown. We will not refund any price differences, should prices drop for the tour. Tours will be subject to Cancellation Fees, should any changes be made for a reservation.
Professional Tour Guide/Driver
Transportation in Luxury Air-conditioned Vehicle (C class Mercedes Benz, latest Toyota Avanza or Minibus (Hyundai H1))
3-Night 5-Star Hotel Accommodation
3 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinners
Very flexible and custom itinerary
Complimentary free Wi-Fi, snacks, & cold bottled water onboard
Drinks and beverages are not included in the meals.
Please include your hotel name and address during booking for hotel pick-up. Pick-up will be around 7:00am.
You may choose to be picked up and dropped off at Port Elizabeth.
All Game Drives on this tour are conducted by Professional Game Rangers in a secured 4x4 truck. However, by choosing to participate you accept responsibility and liability for your own safety.
This tour does not require you to join any activities and optional tours can be tailored to your preferences. No experience is needed for most activities.
Tours4fun requires passengers to be aware of the importance of travel insurance when traveling on adventure style tours. We strongly advise to take out travel and cancellation insurance to cover against cancellation costs, lost or damaged luggage or costs incurred from injury or illness. If you choose not to travel with travel insurance please be aware Tours4fun or any of its affiliates will take no liability for any cost incurred while traveling on this tour.
In order to protect your personal property, please bring any valuable items with you at all times. Please do not leave any valuable items on the bus or at the hotel, attraction or restaurant. Tours4Fun, local operators, drivers and tour guides are not responsible for any theft or loss at any location.
Tours4Fun cooperates with top local area tour operators and ensures the best quality of services to all travelers. We provide tour coaches that all are insured with a liability insurance coverage from $5,000,000 to $10,000,000 to make sure that your trips are safer and more enjoyable.
1.Immediately after submitting your reservation you will receive a Receipt of Reservation via email.
2. Within one to two business days of submitting your reservation you will receive a confirmation email from us. If you need to book an airline ticket, we recommend that you do so after you receive a confirmation of your tour reservation from us.
3. An E-Ticket will be sent to you via email as soon as details of your reservation are confirmed or your supporting information is received by us. We will provide you with all detailed information about your tour on the E-Ticket. Contact information for local tour provider will be included on E-Ticket for your convenience or re-confirmation purpose if re-confirmation is required.
4. Simply print your E-Ticket and present it with your valid photo ID on the day of your activity to your tour guide. Please remember E-Ticket is your proof of purchase.
- Your purchase does not guarantee confirmation. Your purchase will initiate a reservation process. We will confirm with you via email within one to two business days.
- Prices may vary due to availability. We reserve the right to make price adjustment without prior notice.