Discover the natural beauty of the lush Garden Route on this 4-day tour. Marvel in the splendor of the glorious landscapes as you travel along the world-famous ‘Route 62’, through the dramatic ‘Klein Karoo’ and quaint holiday towns, to South Africa’s ‘friendly city'
ItineraryDay 1: Cape Town to Prince Albert Pass By: Matjiesfontein Tourist InformationTravel through the picturesque Hex River Valley, surrounded by magnificent mountains. This area is considered to be the biggest producer of table grapes in South Africa. Continue to Matjiesfontein, where a part of the local hotel served as a convalescent hospital for British officers during the Anglo-Boer War. The entire village was declared a National Heritage Site in 1975 and is today a charming, beautifully restored throwback to the late Victorian era. The journey continues to Prince Albert, another delightful village, dating back to 1762. The town is known for its sun-ripened fresh and dried fruit, vineyards, olives and local cheese. Overnight in Prince Albert. No meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Swartberg Hotel or similarcomfortable - standard roomCut above - chalet roomPremium - chalet roomDay 2: Prince Albert to Oudtshoorn Stop At: The Cango Caves, Oudtshoorn, Western CapeDepart Prince Albert after a leisurely breakfast and continue to Oudtshoorn.Travel via the spectacular Meiringspoort Pass to the Meiringspoort Waterfall.Stop at a view point on the Meiringspoort Pass.Continue to Oudtshoorn travelling via the village of De Rust.Lunch stop in Oudtshoorn (for own account).Depart Oudtshoorn for the Cango Caves.Tour of the Cango Caves.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Safari Ostrich FarmVisit an Ostrich Farm for a tour.Dinner and overnight in Oudtshoorn.Duration: 1 hourMeals included: • Breakfast • Dinner: Drinks for clients own accountAccommodation included: La Plume guest House or similarcomfortable - luxury roomCut above - honeymoon suitePremium - superior suiteDay 3: Oudtshoorn to Knysna Stop At: Featherbed Nature Reserve, Knysna, Western CapeAfter breakfast, depart for George, travelling via the Outeniqua Pass.Time/weather permitting stop at lookout point on top of PassDrive through the town of George and arrive at Kaaimans Bridge for a photo stop (weather & time permitting).Continue to Knysna.Join a cruise to the Featherbed Nature Reserve across the Knysna Lagoon (weather permitting).Enjoy a trailer ride to the top of the Western Head on which the Nature Reserve is situated and enjoy a walk back to the restaurant for lunch under the Milkwood trees.Return to Knysna, where the remainder of the afternoon will be at leisure.Overnight in KnysnaDuration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast • Lunch: drinks for client own account, Accommodation included: Rex Hotel or similar Comfortable - standard roomCut above - studio luxury apartmentPremium - studio luxury apartmentDay 4: Knysna to Port Elizabeth Pass By: Port ElizabethAfter breakfast, transfer to Port Elizabeth with a driver only.Arrive in Port Elizabeth where tour ends on arrival.Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.