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  1. South Africa
  2. Garden Route
  3. Cape Town

Garden Route: 3-Day & 2-Night Tour

Product ID: 241372
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Follow South Africa's stunning Garden Route, crossing spectacular mountain ranges that dip and rise alongside a rugged coastline whose cliffs, estuaries, placid lakes, and endless pristine sandy-white beaches are lapped by the Indian Ocean.
About this activity
Duration 3 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Please wait in the Lobby or Reception area of your hotel.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Follow the longest wine route in the world
  • Visit the world famous Cango Caves
  • Get up close and personal with an ostrich at an ostrich farm
Full description
Day 1
Depart from your hotel in Cape Town in the morning and head north via the Du Toit’s Kloof Mountain pass on your first leg of the journey.

Follow the R62, also known as the longest wine route in the world, through the beautiful towns of Robertson, Montagu, and Ladysmith, stopping for lunch and wine tasting along the way. Journey through Little Karoo where you can observe the scenery changing from lush greens to brown semi-desert areas, making this a day of surprises.

Arrive at your hotel in Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of the world, in the afternoon. Here ostriches are found in great numbers and the region produces the best feathers, leather products, and ostrich meat worldwide.

Pay a visit to the Cango Wildlife Ranch and learn more about the crocodiles, cheetahs, reptiles and other animals on site, with the chance to view cheetahs, tigers, lions, pumas, and jaguars.

Day 2
After breakfast, visit the world famous Cango Caves and enjoy a guided tour of the area.

From the caves, travel to a working ostrich farm at the other end of Oudtshoorn where you can take a tour of the premises and possibly even ride an ostrich. Learn more about the traditions and history of ostrich breeding in the area.

Afterward, cross the Outeniqua Mountains to Knysna. As you pass over the mountain range, keep an eye on the changing scenery in order to understand why the area is known as the Garden Route. Arrive at the Knysna Quays Hotel in Knysna in the evening, where you will be staying for the night.

Day 3
Today, visit Plettenberg Bay in the Knysna Heads and enjoy some leisure time on the waterfront where you will be able to do some shopping. After lunch, begin the journey back to Cape Town via Mosselbay, passing the rolling hills of Swellendam. Get back to your hotel in Cape Town at around 17:00 p.m., just in time for dinner.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • 3 Nights in 3-star accommodation
  • 1 Dinner on arrival
  • Entrance to Cango Caves
  • Entrance to Cango Wildlife Ranch
  • Entrance to an ostrich farm
  • Knysna Town visit
  • Knysna Heads
  • Knysna Waterfront
  • Plettenberg Bay visit
What’s Not Included
  • Any food/drinks and attraction/entrance fees not mentioned in the above list.
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Oversize luggage
  • Smoking
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility.
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Mile By Mile Tours

Product ID: 241372