You don’t have much time but still want to explore the entire Garden Route? Climb aboard this 4 day tour where we go on a Big 5 Safari, visit an elephant and a monkey sanctuary, do the World’s Highest Bungee, surf in J-Bay and squeeze through the Cango Caves!
Day 1 ǀ Cape Town to Oudtshoorn Little Karoo, Cango Caves, Wildlife Rehabilitation Ranch (D)We leave the Mother City behind and head into the semi-arid Little Karoo along the scenic Route 62 driving to the town of Oudtshoorn, known as the ostrich capital of the world. Choose between:1. The Cango Caves which is a world heritage site and one of the great wonders of the natural world.2. Guided tour of the Cango Endangered Wildlife Ranch for an opportunity to cage dive with crocodiles* (optional activity) and view and learn about many rare and endangered animal species.We then head over to the beach town of Sedgefield where we spend our first night.* Accommodation: Cape to Addo Backpacker dorm, SedgefieldDay 2 ǀ Sedgefield – Jeffrey’s Bay Monkey Sanctuary, Elephant Sanctuary, Kloofing, Bloukrans Bungee & Tsitsikamma National Park (B/ D)This morning we drive through Knysna on our way to the Crags where you have a number of options to choose from:1. Elephant Sanctuary where you learn about orphaned elephants2. Monkey Sanctuary where rescued monkeys roam free in a large jungle area* (optional activity).Our next stop is the World’s highest commercial Bungee Jump at 216 meters where you have the opportunity to experience this adrenalin pumping activity* (optional activity). To end the day we take a beautiful walk through the indigenous Tsitsikamma National Park to the Storms river swing bridges before we head to the famous surfing town of Jeffreys Bay.* Accommodation: Island Vibe Backpacker dorm, Jeffrey's BayDay 3 ǀ Jeffrey’s Bay – Addo National Park – Sedgefield Game Drive (Addo), Surfing, shopping time (Jeffrey’s bay) (B/ D)There are 2 options to choose:1. Sleep in and take some time exploring the towns many surf factory shops, or go for a surf lesson in one of the most famous surf spots on earth.2. Wake up early and head to Addo Elephant National park where we go on a morning game drive to view the multitudes of wild animals.We then take a relaxed drive back towards Sedgefield for the night. If there is time available we will visit the famous Knysna Heads for some absolutely amazing pictures.* Accommodation: Cape to Addo Backpacker dorm, SedgefieldDay 4 ǀ Sedgefield to Cape Town: Return to Cape Town via Sir Lowry’s Pass (B)After breakfast overlooking the ocean in Sedgefield, we start our journey back to Cape Town. For our first stop we will enjoy canoeing down a tranquil river, followed by a short hike to a stunning waterfall. We then visit an Aloe factory in Albertinia and enjoy a wonderful scenic drive via Swellendam and Sir Lowry’s Pass. We arrive in Cape Town late Thursday afternoon.