South Africa Overland: Sea Cliffs & Safari Drives

18-to-Thirtysomethings, Durban to Cape Town

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Explore South Africa's fascinating cultural diversity on this exciting journey through the Rainbow Nation. Chase stunning views through Tsitsikamma National Park and on a safari drive in Addo Elephant National Park. Led by a knowledgeable and dynamic CEO (Chief Experience Officer), journey across the southern coast in search of phenomenal wildlife and dramatic scenery. With an itinerary taking in the best of the coast, you'll be talking about this ten-day adventure for a long, long time.

What’s included

  • Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group Your First Night Out Moment: Connect With New Friends Your Foodie Moment: Traditional Durban Bunny Chow, Durban
  • Addo Elephant National Park entrance and wildlife safari drive
  • Tsitsikamma National Park entrance fees
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Search for wildlife in addo elephant national park
  • Take in the dramatic scenery of the wild coast
  • Hike in tsitsikamma national park
  • Soak up the culture of cape town.


Durban Arrive at any time. Tonight, get to know your group on your first night out together. Head to the Ansteys bar located in your accommodation for some drinks with your new travel buddies. Enjoy each other's company in a low key setting before getting a good night’s rest for the long, but exciting journey ahead.
Durban/Chintsa Travel south into the heartland of the Xhosa people and on to Chintsa, a little piece of paradise with 15km (9.3 mi) of beach.
Chintsa Spend the day enjoying the beach. Opt to surf, join a guided wildlife safari drive, or visit a local craft brewery.
Chintsa/Addo Elephant National Park Enjoy a wildlife safari drive in Addo Elephant National Park in the touring vehicle.
Addo Elephant National Park/Tsitsikamma Afternoon visit to Tsitsikamma NP. Opt to hike, snorkel, canoe, whale watch, or bungee jump.
Tsitsikamma National Park Spend the day at Tsitsikamma National Park. Opt to hike, snorkel, canoe, whale watch, or bungee jump.
Tsitsikamma/Knysna Travel further west to the town of Knysna, famous for the Knysna Lagoon and the "Heads" (sea cliffs). Opt to visit a cheetah sanctuary or a monkey park en route to Knysna.
Knysna/Oudtshoorn Visit the sea cliffs of Knysna Heads. Opt to explore the Cango Caves in Oudtshoorn or one of the many ostrich farms in the area.
Oudtshoorn/Cape Town Travel to beautiful Cape Town. Enjoy amazing views of Table Mountain, and explore the vibrant, cosmopolitan city at night.
Cape Town Depart at any time.