Stopping to take in spectacular views along Route 62, exploring the fascinating Cango Caves, hiking in Tsitsikamma National Park, testing out the local cuisine with a traditional braai (barbecue), taking in the beauty of the world-famous Garden Route.
Mild temperatures, lush forests and supreme comfort aren’t what many people think of when they hear ‘Africa’. But then again, few people explore South Africa’s Western Cape. It’s their loss, really; this trip incorporates an unbeatable combination of beaches, coves, cuisine and accommodation. And there’s plenty of the other Africa on hand, too; the region’s ruggedly beautiful scenery guarantees you’ll get plenty of both the Africa you know—and the one you just fell in love with.
- Arrival transfer, Entrance and Visit to Cango Caves and an ostrich farm in Oudtshoorn, Entrance and visit to Tsisikamma National Park and Birds of Eden, Traditional South African Braai (BBQ) in Oudtshoorn (Swartberg Mountain).
- 6 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner. (Allow approx USD100-130 for meals not included.)
- Comfort hotels (5 nts), lodges (1 nt).
- Air-conditioned vehicle, walking.
- Chief Experience Officer (CEO)/driver.
- Small group experience; Max 9, Avg 6
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Day 1 Cape Town
Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.
Day 2 Hermanus (1B)
Enjoy shore-based whale watching during Jun-Oct, go on an optional boat cruise, hike or just linger in this picturesque coastal town.
Day 3 Oudtshoorn (1B, 1D)
Travel along the world-famous Route 62. Visit an ostrich farm and enjoy a traditional South African meal.
Days 4-6 Plettenberg Bay (3B)
Explore the Cango Caves. Visit Knysna and breathtaking Tsizikamma National Park. Option to enjoy whale watching (seasonal), a dolphin cruise, bird watching and the wonderful cuisine of the area.
Day 7 Port Elizabeth (1B)
Take in more beauty of the world-famous Garden Route. Tour ends upon arrival in Port Elizabeth.