Route Tours, The seaside town of Plettenberg Bay
Bay is a very popular and historic
town in South Africa and found along The Garden Route
and Indian Ocean. It's a holidaymaker's paradise and the ecotourist's
dream. Along the Garden Route, its eternal spring
weather ensures days of warm comfort and lazy, pleasurable evenings
seldom found anywhere else in South Africa. Even though the town
is not a standard overnight stop on our Garden Route tours,
we always make sure to stop in this town for a photo opportunity
of the scenic beaches, mountains and rivers found in the surroundings
of the town.
the nature-lover, Plettenberg Bay is an unparalleled
wealth of fauna and flora giving true meaning to the term Garden
Route. The rugged Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma mountains
form the backdrop for an area encompassing no fewer than fifteen
private and public nature reserves, Tsitsikamma National Park
each with its own treasures, beckoning you to spend time to explore
and tour the pleasures it has to offer.
twenty days of each month are spent in splendid South Africa sunshine.
The greater Plettenberg Bay area is home to vast
expanses of unspoilt Cape flora, delicate ecosystems in wetlands
and lagoons, forests of unsurpassed beauty. The micro climate
formed in The Garden Route creates splendid,
mild temperatures, making Garden Route tours
throughout the year a pleasure.
if to add their stamp of approval to this Plettenberg
Bay playground, the great whales of the southern oceans
appear regularly in these waters during the South Africa winters
and grace the Garden Route with spectacular visits
of these mammals. Horse trails and tours, bicycle trails, golf,
tennis, diving, sailing, canoeing on the lagoon and lovely walks
are available for energetic visitors and readily available on
our Garden Route tours.
more relaxed visitor can visit one of the many excellent restaurants
in Plettenberg Bay, or just lounge around the
pool at one of the hotels. For Garden Route tours
not overnighting in this town, we can easily arrange for a lunch
stop and photo opportunity to take home magical sights and sounds
of Plettenberg Bay.