Get Prices & Dates

THE GARDEN ROUTE

About Blantyre - From $2,085.00 USD

View Itinerary

Delight in a wine tasting experience in the “Hemel en Aarde” regionSee the impressive stalactite and stalagmite formations of the Cango Caves in OudtshoornIn Knysna, cruise along its namesake lagoon and visit the Featherbed Nature ReserveJoin in an ocean safari in Plettenberg Bay to see awe-inspiring marine mammalsVisit Tsitsikamma National Park and enjoy spectacular views of the Indian Ocean at Storms River Mouth
Terms, conditions and restrictions apply; pricing, availability, and other details subject to change and/ or apply to US or Canadian residents. Please confirm details and booking information with your travel advisor.

Itinerary

  1. SAT I CAPE TOWN I HERMANUS

    Depart Cape Town after breakfast and head out on a stunning coastal drive to the Harold Porter National Botanical Garden with its delicate coastal Fynbos. You can also seek out the small breeding colony of African Penguins at Stoney Point. In the “Hemel en Aarde” region, one of South Africa’s newest wine routes, indulge in a wine tasting experience at a boutique winery before arriving in Hermanus

  2. SUN I HERMANUS I OUDTSHOORN

    This morning, we explore the unique cliff paths of Hermanus and gasp at the outstanding views of Walker Bay. During the months of July – November, the possibility of whale sightings could add further enjoyment to your explorations. Later, we will stop for a late lunch on your own in the pretty village of Barrydale on scenic “Route 62” before heading onward to Oudtshoorn. (B)

  3. MON I OUDTSHOORN I KNYSNA

    After breakfast, you will have the opportunity to marvel at the impressive Cango Caves, filled with wonderful stalactite and stalagmite formations. Next, enjoy a guided tour of an ostrich farm and gain insight into why Oudtshoorn is known as the “feather capital of the world.” Travel on via the panoramic Outeniqua Pass to Knysna, known as the oyster box of South Africa. (B)

  4. TUE I KNYSNA

    Have breakfast before embarking on a morning cruise along the vast Knysna Lagoon. Next, you will visit the Featherbed Nature Reserve where you will learn more about its fascinating history and the fauna and flora of the area. Return to Knysna for lunch. The remainder of the afternoon is yours at leisure to further explore this charming village. (B,L)

  5. WED I KNYSNA I TSITSIKAMMA

    After breakfast, travel on to Plettenberg Bay for an ocean safari (weather permitting). During the summer months, you may encounter bottlenose and common dolphins as well as seals in their natural environment. During the winter months, you may see southern right and humpback whales. This afternoon you have the adventuresome opportunity to attempt the world’s highest bungee jump at Bloukrans Bridge (optional). Arrive late in the afternoon at the picturesque village of Storms River in Tsitsikamma. (B)

  6. THU I TSITSIKAMMA I STORMS RIVER I PORT ELIZABETH

    Rise and shine with a full breakfast, and then enjoy the splendor and tranquility of Tsitsikamma National Park. Head to Storms River Mouth for unrivalled views of the Indian Ocean (weather permitting) before continuing on to Port Elizabeth where the tour ends upon arrival. (B)

Contact our travel experts for more details

More Travel Experiences

TUSCANY

for some fun motoring along autostradas and picturesque country ro...

View details »

ROME, POMPEII & THE AMALFI COAST

on this independent Italy travel package from Rome to Sorrento wit...

View details »

THE JEWELS OF SARDINIA'S EMERALD COAST & CORSICA

Delve into Sardinia at leisure and get to know the treasures of “Th...

View details »

The Majestic Danube River Cruise

The ‘AMADEUS Silver II’ is the second 135m vessel in the AMADEUS fl...

View details »

ROME FOR FOODIES

This culinary extravaganza Rome beckons the foodie in you. Come ex...

View details »

WHEN IN PANAMA CITY BY PRIVATE CAR

, the most cosmopolitan capital in Central America. Founded in 151...

View details »

HIDDEN MYSTERIES OF PERU

Stay in an authentic lodge and have amazing ecological adventures i...

View details »

BARCELONA, MADRID & SEVILLE

This nine-day rail program is an ideal way to experience the distin...

View details »

More about Central Holidays