Cape Town, Wildlife, Wine & Garden Route
Wonders of Cape Town combined with the scenic Garden Route.
2 nights Cape Town - 5 nights Wildlife, Wine and Garden Route (based on group departure with
other guests) - 3 nights Cape Town
Departure from UK - every Monday
Fly to Cape Town.
Days 2-3 Cape Town
Day 4 Oudtshoorn
Depart and travel through the 'Little
Karoo' and Montagu, a picturesque and
historic spa town. En route, stop off in the
town of Barrydale, with an opportunity to
visit a local farm school, interact with the
children and teachers, spending time with
them in the classroom learning more about
the local farming community, before
continuing to Oudtshoorn, the 'ostrich
feather capital'. (The school visit is subject
to it being open).
Overnight : La Plume Guesthouse
Day 5 Knysna
Morning, a tour of the spectacular
limestone caverns of the Cango Caves.
Return to Oudtshoorn for a tour and light
lunch at an ostrich farm and continue to
the scenic Outeniqua Pass to George and
onto Knysna, known as the oyster box of
Overnight: Rex Hotel
Day 6 Knysna
Enjoy a lagoon cruise to the Featherbed
Nature Reserve, where you can take a
trailer ride to the top of the Western Head
to enjoy panoramic views of the town and
lagoon. Afternoon at leisure.
Day 7 Albertinia
Travel via George and Mossel Bay to
Albertinia, a town set against the backdrop
of the majestic Langeberg Mountain
Range. Enjoy an afternoon open vehicle
game drive, at a malaria-free private game
reserve, that is home to an abundance of
animal and birdlife, including the 'big 5'.
Overnight: Garden Route Game Lodge
Day 8 Hermanus
Morning safari game drive before
departing for the picturesque Cape Dutch
town of Swellendam and continue to the
seaside resort of Hermanus, known as the
heart of the whale route, offering the best
land-based whale watching (from August
to November) in the world.
Misty Waves Hotel, sea facing room
Days 9-11 Cape Town
Leisurely departure travelling to
Franschhoek, a picturesque village
surrounded by spectacular vineyards. Enjoy
a tour through Franschhoek village. Return
to Cape Town. Your base for the next 3
nights is at the famous V&A Waterfront.
Overnight : Waterfront Village
Day 12 Depart
Fly back home.