about The Garden Route in South Africa...
Cape Town to Port Elizabeth along South Africa's Southern coastline,
one will find the breathtaking stretch of land called The Garden
Route. Mainly due it's dense and beautiful forest areas, this
area has become not only a scenic drive, but also a hotspot for
tourists and backpackers wanting to break away from Cape Town.
Join one of many Garden Route tours which can be done as part
of a group or private.
are many little towns, things to see and hotels one can find along
the way, and our guides will make sure you see and experience
these options as they have been gathering this information over
the last few years. We make use of quality hotels and accommodation
on all our Garden Route Tours making sure you are not only relaxed,
Garden Route starts in Mossel Bay and heads mostly along the coast
to Tsitsikamma. The distance between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth
is about 800 km's. This area is blessed with the most beautiful
beaches, safaris and forests in South Africa. We can build and
customise any of our advertised Garden Route tours and make sure
you get exactly what you want from your holiday.
South Africa Garden Route is a narrow coastal belt between the
Indian Ocean on the one side, and mountain ranges parallel with
the coast, where the distance between coast and mountains can
range between 10 - 25 kilometres. Cold fronts move in over the
Indian Ocean and the mountain ranges will stop these cold fronts
with abundant rainfall on this narrow coastal belt. This creates
a perfect rain forest situation, and from there the lush, evergreen
vegitation - "The Garden Route of South Africa". Have
a look at the top menu for links to the Garden Route tours we
It also creates a situation where, beyond the high mountain ranges,
areas which can be described as "semi - desert" areas
with very low rainfall - the areas referred to as the Little Karoo,
and has become world renowned as the Ostrich Capital of the World
- Oudtshoorn. We will be able to offer you Big Five tours along
The Garden Route in and around the popular Addo Elephant National
Park - 3rd largest park in South Africa. With this option you
can make a one-way trip to the city of Port Elizabeth and get
a connection flight to your next destination.
The town of Oudtshoorn is blessed to have a unique
mountain range known as the "Swartberg Mountain Range"
- Black Mountain Range directly translated - which has extraordinary
stalactite and stalacmite formations, which are known as the Famous
Cango Caves. The Cango Caves are the second most visited natural
attraction in South Africa, just behind Table Mountain in Cape
Town. The Cango Caves provide guided tours on a daily basis and
is usually included in all Garden Route tours.
a natural extension to your Garden Route Experience, we can also
offer you a Big Five Safari in a Malaria-free area. This will
mean that we extend your normal Garden Route Tours to the Eastern
Cape Province Game Reserves. The Garden Route, on average, is
about 400 kilometres from central Cape Town. Therefore if you
want to visit some of the mentioned itinerary highlights, you
cannot visit the area in less than 3 days. We have compiled the
below Garden Route tours to give you the best possible packages
and Safari tours.
have been exploring and enjoying this magnificent stretch of land
with guests from all over the world for the past 11 years. We
give you the best of The Garden Route, Cape Town and South Africa,
with a intimate, personal touch. Feel free to ask if you would
like more information about our company, or details about the
tours we offer.
route to The Garden Route, one can also explore whale watching
in season with the famous Hermanus - Capital of the Whale watching
route. Furthermore, one can also visit the Southernmost Tip of
Africa - Cape Agulhas, and as an extension to your Garden Route,
you can also visit several Game Parks of the Eastern Cape Province.
One that definitely needs to be mentioned, is the famous Addo
Elephant National Park.