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Cape Town and the Garden Route


from £1,350 pp

(ex international flights)


14 days

This fantastic self-drive tour takes you on a journey through the best destinations of the Cape and Garden Route. With a variety of adventurous activities, you will be exhilarated every day and go to bed excited for tomorrow! After an intimate stay in Cape Town, South Africa’s ‘Mother City’, you will go in search of whales, the Big 5, enjoy hikes in stunning locations and discover underground caves. Read on and you will see why this tour will leave you with memories of a lifetime.

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Cape Town

Day 1 - Cape Town

  • Self-drive from Cape Town Airport to your guest house
  • At leisure in Cape Town
Cape Town

Day 2 - Cape Town

  • Visit Robben Island
  • Explore the V & A Waterfront
Cape Town

Day 3 - Cape Town

  • Ascend Table Mountain
  • Explore Kirstenbosch Botanic Gardens
Cape Town

Day 4 - Cape Town

  • Self-drive tour of the Cape of Good Hope, with a visit to Klein Constantia Wine Farms

Day 5 - Hermanus

  • Self-drive from Cape Town to Hermanus
  • Time at leisure in Hermanus

Day 6 - Hermanus

  • Optional activities in Hermanus

Day 7 - Oudtshoorn

  • Self-drive from Hermanus to Oudtshoorn
  • Afternoon game drive at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Day 8 - Oudtshoorn

  • Visit to the Cango Caves and an Ostrich farm
  • Elephant interaction at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge
Oudtshoorn, Knysna

Day 9 - Oudtshoorn, Knysna

  • Morning safari at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge
  • Self-drive from Oudtshoorn to Knysna
  • At leisure in Knysna
Knysna, Tsitsikamma Forest

Day 10 - Knysna, Tsitsikamma Forest

  • Boat trip on the Knysna Lagoon
  • Self-drive from Knysna to Tsitsikamma Forest
  • Walk to the 'Big Tree' in Tsitsikamma Forest
Tsitsikamma Forest

Day 11 - Tsitsikamma Forest

  • At leisure in Tsitsikamma Forest
Addo Elephant National Park

Day 12 - Addo Elephant National Park

  • Self-drive from Tsitsikamma Forest to Addo Elephant National Park
  • Self-drive safari in Addo Elephant National Park
Addo Elephant National Park

Day 13 - Addo Elephant National Park

  • At leisure in Addo Elephant National Park
  • Night drive in Addo Elephant National Park
Addo Elephant National Park

Day 14 - Addo Elephant National Park

  • Guided morning safari in Addo Elephant National Park (optional)
  • Self-drive from Addo to Port Elizabeth Airport
  • Flight from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town