Private Garden Route Tour and Big Five Safari - 2 days

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Enjoy a Big Five Safari in a Malaria-free regionOur 2 day Cape Town Safari offers Cape Town visitors the opportunity to experience the Big Five in their natural environment. The 10.000 ha (25.000 Acres) private Garden Route Game Reserve is home to 30 different species of animals including Cheetah, Rhino, Lion, Elephant, Buffalo, Giraffe, Hippo, Letchwe and Oryx. We drive.about 3 hours from Cape Town. Depending on your preferences, we return via Franschhoek-Stellenbosch and visit a boutique wine estate.Included: • Two professional 2.5h Game Drives in an open safari vehicle with knowledgeable ranger. • Breakfast & dinner • Soft drinks and bottled water • Driver, private transportation from/to Cape Town. • Cape Town hotel pick up and drop off. • Return to Cape Town via Franschhoek and Stellenbosch includedThis private tour can be adapted to your needs!
Garden Route Safari and Cape Winelands, 2 days.We will pick you up at your hotel in Cape Town at 8:30 for your Garden Route Safari.The drive along the Garden Route to the private game reserve takes approx. 3 hours, we will arrive at the lodge at lunch time. After lunch you may visit the reptile center and pad the head of a giant turtle.The first 2 hour game drive with an open safari vehicle and a knowledgeable ranger will take place in the late afternoon.You will see the Big Five, many different antelopes, zebras and with a bit of luck also cheetahs. A rhino cub was born in Nov 2015. The lion group is particularly beautiful.Enjoy the Dinner Buffet at the lodge. Accommodation is optionally in Valley View Bush Chalets (images show chalet room and family room), in Waterhole View Chalets or in Family Lodge Rooms. In the lodge rooms is free WiFi available. In the lodge bar & lounge with open fire place is also WiFi available.The next day you will enjoy the early morning game drive of your Garden Route Safari. After the 2,5 hour drive and a delicious breakfast buffet, we will leave at about 10:30 and return to Cape Town via the Franschhoek Pass. We will be driving through the beautiful Franschhoek valley and visiting on the way the historical university town of Stellenbosch. The second oldest city of South Africa offers original Victorian buildings under the shadows of the original old oak trees.On request we also visit one of the many wine estates for a wine tasting in Franschhoek or in the Stellenbosch region.Drop off at your Cape Town hotel.

What’s included

  • Private tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Breakfast buffet, dinner buffet.
  • Two Game Drives in open safari vehicle with knowledgeable ranger.
  • Driver, private transportation from/to Cape Town.
  • Return via winelands region Franschhoek and Stellenbosch.
  • Cape Town hotel pick up/ drop off.

What’s not included

  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks


  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Family friendly
  • Buffet dinner included
  • Multi-Day Trip