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The 14 Day Backpacker Adventure
Group Tours exploring Cape Town, Garden Route and Addo Safari

Join our 14 Day group tours (4 - 14 persons) and experience the major South African highlights including Cape Town, Garden Route and a South African wildlife safari. This package is of an adventurous, fast-paced nature, and is perfect for single travellers, couples or small groups of friends from the ages of 18 to late 40's. We use TOP QUALITY backpackers and travel lodges providing you with your own, private room and bathroom. Many included and optional activities are available including wildlife parks, nature walks, beaches, adventure, viewpoints, adrenaline and more. This tour works best for international flight arriving and departing from Cape Town. No malaria medication is required on this tour or in this area of South Africa.

 
 
Rates (quoted in South African Rand):
Budget Double / Twin en-suite (top quality backpackers and travel lodges, all private rooms and bathrooms)
Budget Single Room en-suite (top quality backpackers and travel lodges, all private rooms and bathrooms)
This tour is mostly suitable for adventurous travellers between the ages of 18 to late 40's
Private tours and 3, 4 or 5 star rates available on request
R 18 900 pp
R 21 900 pp
   

This package includes:
Airport transfers from and to Cape Town airport
8 nights accommodation in Cape Town
5 nights accommodation on The Garden Route (Monday to Saturday)
Qualified Driver Guide on all tours and transfers
Fuel / Air-Conditioned sedan, mini-bus or family vehicle / Toll fees
Selected breakfasts, lunches and dinners as specified
Cape Point Group tour including penguins and Cape Point park
Winelands Group tour including lunch and selected tastings
Foodie Thursdays Group tour including selected tastings (on Thursdays only)
Wine Tasting in The Klein Karoo / Oudtshoorn
African Penguins at Betty's Bay and Simon's Town / Cape Point
Tsitsikamma Park entrance and hike to the suspension bridge
Canoeing and Hiking in Wilderness Park
Cango Caves adventure tour
2 Hr Addo Safari in our tour vehicle (guided sunrise game drive is an optional extra for your account)
Free days to explore and enjoy your own interests

Optional activities for your own account. Please use rates as GUIDELINES only:
Additional days and accommodation added to the package
Table Mountain Cable Car (+ - R300 pp)
Robben Island Prison Museum (+ - R350 pp)
Shark Cage Diving (+ - R2000 pp)
Bungy Jumping (+ - R1000 pp)
Ziplining (+ - R600 pp)
Whale Watching boat cruises in Hermanus, July to November (+ - R750 pp)
Hop on City Sightseeing tour bus (+ - R200 pp and more)
Sunrise morning guided game drive with a field guide (+ - R350 pp)
Sandboarding (+ - R600 pp)
Skydiving (+ - R3000 pp)
Dias Museum, Mossel Bay (+ - R50 pp)
 
Contact us now to book or check availability on the 12 day private tours
 

 
Day 1

- We pick you up from Cape Town airport and transfer you to your accommodation.
- Stretch the legs and relax for the rest of the day in your own, free time.
- Overnight in Cape Town

 
Day 2

- Breakfast (included)
- You will be picked up from your accommodation and join a small group tour (4 - 14 persons) to explore Cape Point and The Cape Peninsula (included).
- Highlights include a visit to the African penguins and Cape Point Park (entrance included).
- Optional attractions include Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden and Seal boat tour in Hout Bay (own account, R60 - R120pp).
- Arrive back in Cape Town late afternoon
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight Cape Town

Day 3
- Breakfast (included)
- Free Day
- Spend the day as you wish. We will gladly help with arrangements and bookings for this day.
- Attractions include Robben Island, Table Mountain, Cape Town Hop-on Tour Bus, hikes, shark diving, museums, shopping, Waterfront, beaches, markets & more...
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight in Cape Town
 
 
Day 4
- Breakfast (included)
- Cape Town Foody Thursday Tour (included) - you will be picked up from your accommodation to join another group tour (4 - 14 persons)
- Tickle your tastebuds today and explore the different food, drinks and recipes of Cape Town including coffees, beers, wines, cheese and more...
- Arrive back in Cape Town late afternoon to be dropped at your accommodation.
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight Cape Town
 
Day 5
- Breakfast (included)
- Free Day
- Spend the day as you wish. We will gladly help with arrangements and bookings for this day.
- Attractions include Robben Island, Table Mountain, Cape Town Hop-on Tour Bus, hikes, shark diving, museums, shopping, Waterfront, beaches, markets & more...
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight in Cape Town
 
Day 6
- Early morning departure on the 6 Day Adventure Garden Route group tour (4 - 14 persons).
- You will be picked up from your accommodation very early in the morning.
- Breakfast is not included today due to the early Garden Route tour departure. Please buy a breakfast snack beforehand.
- Visit Betty's Bay and penguins (included).
- Free time in Hermanus to explore the town, coastal walkways, lunch (own account) and seasonal whale watching from June to November.
- Optional 2 hr whale boat tours may be requested between June - November (own account R800 pp)
- We continue onwards to Cape Agulhas and visit the Southern tip of Africa and place where the Atlantic and Indian oceans meet.
- Dinner is included at our accommodation tonight.
- Overnight, Cape Agulhas / Struisbaai
 
Day 7
- Breakfast (included)
- Today we head for Oudtshoorn in the semi-dessert plains of The Klein Karoo, also known as The Ostrich Capital of the World.
- We enjoy a lunch break (own account) on a wine farm with some tastings of their products (tastings included).
- Our next stop is a guided adventure tour through the ancient, historical Cango Caves with dramatic stalactite and stalacmite rock formations (included).
- Dinner is included at our accommodation tonight.
- Overnight Oudtshoorn
 
 
Day 8

- Breakfast (included)
- Today we head for the heart of The Garden Route with beautiful mountain roads, forests, rivers and oceans.
- We stop in Wilderness Park where we enjoy 1.5 hr canoeing, 1.5 hr hiking and a picnic lunch (own account) at the waterfall.
- After our activities for the day we visit the town of Knysna for a spectacular view over the town, cliffs and Indian Ocean.
- Dinner is included at our beachfront accommodation tonight. Kick off the shoes and enjoy the sand in your toes while viewing the stars and listening to the waves.
- Overnight Sedgefield

 
Day 9
- Breakfast (included)
- We then head off to Tsitsikamma, the protected forests of The Garden Route.
- The road takes us to the popular Bungy Jump bridge for a spectacular view, or a chance for the braver guests to take the jump (jumping on own account R950 pp).
- Guests have the option of Ziplining through the forests of The Garden Route instead of Bungy Jumping (own account R600 pp).
- Our journey takes us into Tsitsikamma park where you can relax, take a swim, enjoy the coastal view or take an hour return nature walk to the suspension bridge.
- After our activities for the day we take the road to Addo National Park where the safari section of the tour takes place.
- Relax and enjoy the surroundings for the rest of the day after we check into our accommodation in the late afternoon.
- Dinner is included at our accommodation tonight.
- Overnight Addo surrounds
 
Day 10
- Breakfast is not included today and can be enjoyed on your own choice for your own account.
- We spend a couple of hours trying to find wildlife in Addo in our tour vehicle including elephants, lions, zebras, buffalo, warthogs, birds, antelope and more (included).
- Guests have the option of adding an additional early morning sunrise game drive with a field guide in an open vehicle (own account R350 pp).
- After our wildlife encounter we head back to the heart of The Garden Route where we will overnight.
- Dinner is not included tonight and can be enjoyed on your own time, for your own account.
- Overnight Wilderness / Mossel Bay
 
Day 11
- Breakfast (included)
- We take the road back to Cape Town and stop in Mossel Bay to enjoy The Dias Museum (own account R50 pp), coastal hiking, beaches or shops.
- The more adventurous guests can choose to do Sandboarding (own account R600 pp) or Skydiving in Mossel Bay (own account R3 000 pp)
- We arrive back in Cape Town in the late afternoon or early evening to end the Garden Route tour.
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight in Cape Town
 
 
Day 12

- Breakfast (included)
- Free Day
- Spend the day as you wish. We will gladly help with arrangements and bookings for this day.
- Attractions include Robben Island, Table Mountain, Cape Town Hop-on Tour Bus, hikes, shark diving, museums, shopping, Waterfront, beaches, markets & more...
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight in Cape Town

 
Day 13
- Breakfast (included)
- Today you will be picked up from your accommodation and join a group tour (4 - 14 persons) to explore The Winelands.
- Visit Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl visiting various wine farms and tasting their products in beautiful surroundings.
- A scenic lunch is included with your wine tour and tastings today.
- Arrive back in Cape Town in the late afternoon where you will be dropped at your accommodation.
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account
- Overnight in Cape Town
 
Day 14
- Breakfast (included)
- We provide you with an airport transfer to Cape Town airport for your onward flight.
- End of tour package
 
 
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