Route Tours, The Town of Sedgefield
the Garden Route of South Africa you will find the little town
of Sedgefield situated against the Indian Ocean. It is a little
piece of paradise nestled in the dunes guarding miles and miles
of open, white, sandy beaches. It is very central in terms of
overnight options during Garden Route tours and most of The Garden
Route attractions can be reached from this town within easy driving
offers a variety of accommodation options for any type of traveler.
Backpackers, Self-Catering units and luxury guesthouses are plenty.
It is due to this reason that Sedgefield is almost a definite
sleepover stop during many Garden Route tours from various tour
operators and agents.
has been voted the first slowtown of South Africa and the tortoise
monuments found scattered around the town reminds you of this
on a regular basis. A 'Slow-Town' is a community that lives to
a certain goal and promise, helping each other doing it while
taking the environment and nature into strict consideration. Being
right in the middle of the Garden Route means the town is lush,
green environment with beaches and sandy whilte beaches complimenting
is surrounded by a number of popular towns. Knysna, which is roughly
20 kilometers further is known as the heart of The Garden Route.
Wilderness is about 20 kilometres before Sedgefield and is known
as the town of Romance. Wilderness is a popular photostop on many
Garden Route tours as it overlooks dolphin point and the old bridge
train track from the Outeniqua Chho Tjoe train that used to run
of activities and adventure options are available in Sedgefield.
If you are lucky enough to be here on a Saturday morning, then
start your day with a visit to the famous Farmer's Market, selling
different foods, crafts, arts, fruits and more. Some Garden Route
tours include a visit to the market in their set itineraries.
Surfing, Sandboarding and hiking options are also very popular
in this area.
you would like to spend extra time in Sedgefield, or perhaps extend
your stay in this town during our Garden Route tours, have a look
at our private tours and let us know.