5 Day Private Garden Route Tours, South Africa

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5 Day Private Garden Route Tours

The 5 Day tour provides you with an in-depth look into The Garden Route, its natural wonders, wildlife, activities and attractions. We also visit Tsitsikamma Forest, Oudtshoorn and Cape Agulhas - the Southern tip of Africa and place where the two oceans meet. There is more than enough time and activities on this tour to satisfy any kind of traveller - wildlife, nature, relaxation, adventure and even adrenaline junkies! 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 12 000 pp
Budget / Backpackers Single Room en-suite (1 person per room)
R 13 000 pp
3 & 4 Star Double / Twin Room en-suite (2 persons per room)
R 14 000 pp
3 & 4 Star Single Room en-suite (1 person per room)
R 15 000 pp
Group, family- and children discounted rates are available on request  
Rates are quoted as private tours. Minimum 2 adults required per tour  
   
Included:  

- Qualified Driver Guide / Air-conditioned vehicle / Toll fees / Fuel
- Accommodation, 4 x breakfasts, 1 x dinner, 2 x lunch
- Ostrich Tour, Wine Tasting (with lunch), Dias Museum,
Tsitsikamma Park entrance (with lunch)
- Elephant Feeding experience OR Jukani Wildlife Centre
- C
anoe paddle in Wilderness OR Boat cruise on The Knysna Lagoon
- 2 hr Safari Game Drive OR Meerkat Tour
- Cango Caves OR Cango Wildlife Ranch
(animal viewing is free, interactions for your own account)
- Monkeyland OR Birds of Eden

- African Penguins OR Cheetah Park (cheetah viewing is free, interactions for your own account)


   
Optional Activities (own account):  
- Optional Shark Cage Diving can be requested
- Lion Walk,
1 hour guided walk alongside lions in a free-roaming environment
- Ziplining through the Tsitsikamma forests
- Bungy Jumping
- Whale Boat Tours (seasonal from July to November)
 
   
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Day 1
Cape Town to Oudtshoorn
- Leave
Cape Town at around 7am and head for Oudtshoorn in The Klein Karoo - The Ostrich Capital of the World.
- We take Route 62 and make a few interesting rest stops, including Ronnie's Sex Shop (it's not what you think!)
- We stop for lunch on a wine farm with a few tastings of their products (included).
- Guests can choose between a visit to the ancient Cango Caves OR Cango Wildlife Farm for close encounters with a wide variety of animals (included).
- We check into our accommodation where dinner is included tonight.
- Overnight in Oudtshoorn.
 

Day 2

Oudtshoorn to Knysna
- This morning guests can choose between a 2 hr safari game drive OR Meerkat tour exploring a natural meerkat family wake up and prepare for the day (included).
- We enjoy breakfast at our accommodation and check out.
- Our journey takes us to an Ostrich Farm to enjoy a 45 minute guided tour into the mysterious world of ostriches and their habits (included).
- The road leads us over the majestic Outeniqua Mountains on our way to Knysna - The heart of The Garden Route.
- Guests can choose between a canoe paddle in Wilderness OR a lagoon boat cruise on The Knysna Lagoon (included).
- We take a drive up the Knysna Heads (cliffs) for a dramatic view over the town, lagoon and Indian Ocean.
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account. Restaurants are within walking distance and readily available.
- Overnight in Knysna (night 1 of 2).

 
Day 3
Knysna to Tsitsikamma, back to Knysna
- We enjoy breakfast at our accommodation.
-
We head for Tsitsikamma to explore the nature and beauty of The Garden Route.
- Guests can choose between an Elephant Feeding experience OR Jukani Wildlife Centre for close-up viewing of tigers, pumas, wildcats and more.
- We stop at Tsitsikamma National Park to enjoy lunch in the protected forests. Guests can choose to take a stroll to the popular suspension bridge (included).
- Optional Ziplining through the forests of the Garden Route can be arranged for guests seeking adventure.
- We stop at The Bungy Jumping bridge to enjoy the breathtaking view, and provide optional opportunity for the adrenaline seekers to jump on their own account.
- At Plettenberg Bay we make a quick photostop at an elevated viewpoint over the town, its stunning beaches and the Garden Route surroundings.
- Guests can choose between Monkeyland OR Birds of Eden - a sanctuary of open forest environments with many species of birds and monkeys.
- Enjoy dinner in your own time, for your own account. Restaurants are within walking distance and readily available.
- Overnight in Knysna (night 2 of 2).
 
Day 4
Knysna to Cape Agulhas
- We enjoy breakfast at our accommodation and check out.
- The road takes us to Cape Agulhas, through the Overberg farm regions of South Africa where we find the South tip of Africa and meeting point of the Two Oceans.
- We make a photostop in the town of Wilderness to view its beaches and famous train bridge running over the seawaters at Dolphin Point.
- Our next stop is Mossel Bay where we visit the Dias Museum and the replica of his historical boat, plus the famous shoe-postbox (included).
- An optional Lion Walk can be arranged in Mossel Bay - A 1 hour guided walk alongside lions in a free-roaming environment.
- Our journey continues, passing towns like Swellendam and Albertinia - The Home of Aloe Products.
- In Cape Agulhas we visit the South tip of Africa with views of the famous Cape Agulhas lighthouse.
- Dinner is enjoyed at any of the nearby restaurants in guests' own time, and own account.
- Overnight in Cape Agulhas
 
Day 5
Cape Agulhas to Cape Town
- We enjoy breakfast at our accommodation and check out.
- The road takes us to Hermanus for free time, markets, seasonal whale watching from June to November and lunch (own account).
- Optional Whale Boat cruises can be requested in Hermanus between the months of June to November.
- Guests can choose between visitng an African Penguin colony OR a Cheetah facility for close-up views and encounters.
- We arrive back in Cape Town in the late afternoon and drop you off at your accommodation.
 
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Bungy Jumping
Cango Caves
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5 Day Private Garden Route Tours in South Africa with optional activities and stops including nature, safaris and adventure
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