3 Day Private Garden Route Tours, South Africa

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3 Day Private Garden Route Tours

This short tour is specifically designed for travellers with limited time who would like to get a taste of The Garden Route. We spend a night in Knysna - the heart of The Garden Route - followed by a night in Oudtshoorn - the ostrich capital of the world. We use high quality accommodation and our included meals provide a wide variety of choice. We have included a selection of meals and activities, along with optional choices of stops and interests. If you have a personal change or request you would like to see in the below itinerary, please feel free to ask!

Budget / Backpackers Double Room en-suite (2 persons per room)
R 8 000 pp
Budget / Backpackers Single Room en-suite (1 person per room)
R 8 500 pp
3 & 4 Star Double / Twin Room en-suite (2 persons per room)
R 9 500 pp
3 & 4 Star Single Room en-suite (1 person per room)

R 10 000 pp

Group, family and children discounted rates are available on request

Rates are quoted as private tours. Minimum 2 adults required per tour  

- Qualified Driver Guide / Air-con sedan or family vehicle / Toll fees / Fuel
- Accommodation, 2 x breakfasts, 1 x dinner, 1 x lunch
- Entrance to Ostrich tour and Dias Museum
- Cango Caves OR Cango Wildlife Ranch (animal viewing is free, interactions for your own account)
- Safari Game Drive OR Meerkat Safari
- Elephant Feeding OR Garden of Eden Forest Walk

Optional Activities (own account):
- 1 hr Lion Walk
- Bungy Jumping (on request only)
- Knysna Lagoon Boat Cruise

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Day 1
Cape Town to Knysna
- Leave
Cape Town at around 7am and head for Knysna - The heart of The Garden Route.
- Travel over the Helderberg mountains via Sir Lowry's Pass with beautiful views of False Bay and Houw Hoek Inn - One of the oldest hotels in South Africa.
- The road takes us through the Overberg farmlands with endless landscapes and mountains, passing towns like Swellendam and Albertinia - The Home of Aloe Products.
- We stop for lunch (own account) in Mossel Bay and enjoy beautiful views along with a visit to The Dias Museum to view the Post Office Tree and The Dias Boat.
- Guests have the option of including a 1 hr lion walk with hand-reared lions in a free-roaming environment (own account)
- Check into our accommodation.
- Guests have the option of including a 90 minute boat cruise on The Knysna Lagoon (own account) to enjoy beautiful views of the town, cliffs and waterfront.
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account. Restaurants are within walking distance and readily available.
- Overnight in Knysna

Day 2

Knysna to Oudtshoorn
- We enjoy breakfast
at our accommodation and check out.
- We take a drive up the Knysna Heads (cliffs) for a dramatic view over the town, lagoon and Indian Ocean.
- Today guests can decide to do do either an Elephant Feeding experience OR a leisurely 1 hr nature walk through the forests of The Garden Route (included).
- A visit to The Bloukrans Bungy Jump bridge can be requested on this day for the brave and adventurous guests looking for some adrenaline (own account).
- We head over the majestic Outeniqua Mountains on our way to Oudtshoorn in The Klein Karoo - known as the ostrich capital of the world.
- We visit an ostrich farm for an interesting 45 minute tour on the daily life, stories, myths and mysteries surrounding ostriches (included).
- Our final stop for the day is a choice between
visiting the ancient Cango Caves OR Cango Wildlife Ranch for up-close animal experiences (included).
- Dinner is included at our accommodation tonight.
- Overnight in Oudtshoorn

Day 3
Oudtshoorn to Cape Town
- Today guests have the option of a 2 hr Safari Game Drive OR Meerkat Safari to watch them wake up and prepare for the day (included)
- We enjoy breakfast at our accommodation and check out.
- Our journey back to Cape Town begins as we take on Route 62, passing Barrydale, Calitzdorp and the famous Ronnie's Sex Shop (it's not what you think!)
- We make a lunch stop on the way back to Cape Town (included)
- The Huguenot Tunnel - the longest underground tunnel in Africa - brings us back into Cape Town during the late afternoon where we drop you at your accommodation.
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3 Day Private Garden Route Tours in South Africa with optional activities and stops including nature, safaris and adventure
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