Cape Garden Route Safari
Cape Garden Route Safari

Cape Garden Route Safari

On this 10 night exploration of the Cape, you start with a fantastic Big 5 malaria free safari in the Amakhala Game Reserve.


On this 10 night exploration of the Cape, you start with a fantastic Big 5 malaria free safari in the Amakhala Game Reserve. From there you will drive along the picturesque coastal road through small towns to the heart of the Garden Route, Knysna. Explore this beautiful region before continuing your self-drive exploration to the inland town of Oodsthoorn. Home to ostrich farms and the Cango Caves, there is much to see in Oudtshoorn. After a night stay on an ostrich farm, continue on the well-known Route 62 road, through the Little Karoo, towards Cape Town, winding your way through quaint villages and excellent wine farms, before arriving in the Mother City in the early evening. Check into your luxury apartment for the last few nights on this Cape Garden Route Safari and explore Cape Town, Cape Point, the Cape Winelands and the city centre.


From USD $1380 per person sharing

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Days 1-2-  Windermere Hotel , Port Elizabeth

You will land at Port Elizabeth Airport and collect your rental car before driving to the Windermere Hotel. Overnight in a standard room on a bed & breakfast basis. Located in the Kings Beach area of Port Elizabeth, The Windermere Hotel offers a secluded and private atmosphere. There are nine rooms available, all fully equipped with amenities. The Windermere is within walking distance from the beach. Perfect for a quick seaside stroll before heading out on your trip.

Day 2 to 4 -  Woodbury Lodge , Amakhala Game Reserve, Eastern Cape

After breakfast drive out to the Amakhala Game Reserve where you will spend 3 nights at the beautiful Woodbury Lodge on a fully inclusive basis with daily game viewing activities. The Amakhala Game Reserves offers an outstanding big 5 malaria free safari experience.

Woodbury Lodge consists of 7 stone and thatch cottages overlooking a 5000 hectare reserve of indigenous vegetation. Each room is beautifully decorated with en suite bathrooms, private outdoor relaxing areas and lovely views. Amakhala is located in the Bushman's River Valley and there are aloe plants to be seen all over. Explore Amakhala with 4x4 safari drives, horse trails with experienced guides and guests at Woodbury Lodge can even enjoy a gentle river cruise down the Bushman's River.

Day 5 to 7 - Knysna Hollow, Knysna, Garden Route

Today you start your exploration of the Garden Route en route to Knysna. Spend 2 nights at the newly rebuilt and beautiful Knysna Hollow in a standard room on a bed & breakfast basis.

Knysna is the 'capital' of the Garden Route and attracts a wealth of artists and poets because of its rugged beauty. It's a fantastic coastal town with plenty to do - just head to the marina and take a sunset cruise on the lagoon. The Knysna Hollow is set in lush gardens and consists of three garden suites all superbly decorated with a Knysna forest feel.

Day 7-8- Mooiplaas Guest House, Oudtshoorn, Garden Route

After breakfast you will continue your drive south along the Garden Route before turning inland towards Oudtshoorn in the Klein-Karoo. Overnight at Mooiplaas Guest House in a luxury room on a bed & breakfast basis.

Mooiplaas Guest House is a working ostrich farm where guests have the opportunity to experience farm life. Mooiplaas is a family-run, luxurious guesthouse where day tours to the Cango Caves and neighbouring ostrich farms can be arranged.

Day 8 to 10 - De Waterkant Apartment, Cape Town

Leaving Oudtshoorn, you will travel on the picturesque Route 62, though vineyards and farm land towards the Mother City, Cape Town. Spend 3 nights in a luxury De Waterkant Apartment on a room-only basis.

Cape Town is a breath-taking coastal destination where the Indian and Atlantic Oceans come together. There are so many beaches to choose from and there are plenty of activities on offer, such as scuba diving, surfing and swimming.

You will stay at one of the villa apartments in the De Waterkant Village. Apartments are all modern and ideally located close to the town centre and the Atlantic Seaboard coastline.

Day 11 - Drive to Cape Town Airport

Drive to Cape Town International Airport and return the rental car. Continue into the terminal building for onward travel.


From USD 1380 per person sharing.

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