Route Tours, Addo Park Safaris
Garden Route and Eastern Cape provide a large variety of Safari
Parks and Private Game Reserves where you can enjoy and experience
true wildlife holidays in South Africa. Addo National Park, specifically
has become a very popular alternative to Kruger Park due to the
fact that it's in a malaria free area and traveling costs are
is a short, one hour drive from The city of Port Elizabeth, also
regarded as the end of The Garden Route. Garden Route tours starting
and ending in Cape Town usually make use of Addo National Park
as their turnaround point, where many one-way Garden Route tours
starting in Port Elizabeth use Addo as their starting point. This
is a excellent add-on to explore the wildlife of South Africa.
National Park is a place of legends. As the third biggest National
Park in South Africa, It is a place which, despite the surroundings
of development, has remained an area true to the African landscape
and Garden Route. Addo Elephant Park contains a wide variety of
birds, animals, fauna and flora. The entire balance of the Park's
eco system have survived due to the protection intended originally
for elephants, but flowing over to all the other forms of life
in the region.
town of Addo, which is found directly next to the park, is one
of many little towns surrounding the park where one can find a
wide scope of accommodation types, including hotels, guesthouses
and backpackers. Guest on our backpacker or guesthouse Garden
Route tours will find the options are plenty. Feel free to have
a look at our hotels section where you will find tens of options
to book instantly, with customer reviews and photos to assist
with your final decision.
the luxurious travelers or honeymoon couples, we can build a very
luxurious package using accommodation in or around Addo National
Park, including four and five star hotels found all along The
Garden Route or anywhere in South Africa. If you are looking for
special, tailor-made tours with a touch of romance or luxury,
feel to to ask!
National Park is home to a kaleidoscope of animal species and
abundant birdlife, including more than 450 Elephants, African
Lions, Rhinos, Buffalo, Leopard, Zebras, Hyenas, a variety of
antelope species, as well as the endangered dung beetle. The Great
White Shark and seasonal Southern Right Whales in South Africa
and around The Garden Route in Addo Park's Marine section complete
the "Big 7", formerly known as the "Big 5".
If you happen to go on one of our Garden Route tours from June
to November, make sure to have a look at whale boat tours in Hermanus,
Plettenberg Bay and Mossel Bay.