Port Elizabeth • Knysna • Oudtshoorn • Cape Town

4
Days
From the moment we depart the Friendly City of Port Elizabeth, you’ll see and feel the changing landscape… and why we call it The Garden Route.
Itinerary is subject to change.
Day
1
(Sun) Port Elizabeth / Knysna (D)
We set off from the airport between 11h00 and 12h00 (and earlier if everyone has already arrived), travelling through the indigenous Tsitsikamma Forest towards the romantic seaside resort of Knysna, in the heart of the famous Garden Route, with scenic stops along the way. Dinner and overnight in Knysna.
Accommodation: Knysna Hollow or similar
Distance travelled today: 320 kms
Day
2
(Mon) Knysna (BB,L)
Cruise on the vast Knysna Lagoon and visit the Featherbed Nature Reserve. Enjoy an amazing view of the imposing sandstone ‘Heads’ which guard the sea entrance to Knysna’s huge tidal lagoon, and the forests, marshes and pristine beaches beyond. After lunch the remainder of the day is at leisure to enjoy this lovely and special town.
Accommodation: Knysna Hollow Country Estate or similar
Distance travelled today: 15 kms
Day
3
(Tue) Oudtshoorn (BB,HL)
This morning we enjoy the wonderful views of the
spectacular Outeniqua Pass en route to Oudtshoorn, the ‘feather capital of the world’, so named, because it’s the centre of South Africa’s ostrich industry. After lunch, we learn more about these hardy, enigmatic creatures during a tour of an ostrich farm. We then head underground for a fascinating tour of the Cango Caves, one of South Africa’s most incredible natural wonders.
Accommodation: Queens Hotel or similar
Distance travelled today: 210 kms
Day
4
(Wed) Cape Town (BB)
A day of magnificent vistas! Enjoy the ever changing passing canvas as we travel to Cape Town. During the whale season we will travel via the seaside village of Hermanus in the hopes of catching a glimpse of southern right whales, which frolic offshore (July to November only). Out of season we will return to Cape Town along ‘Route 62’.
Distance travelled today: 475 kms


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What you get

Dining Inclusions
3 Breakfasts.
2 Lunches.
1 Dinner.
Plus
Hotel porterage included.
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