Depart Cape Town by 07h30 and travel via Stellenbosch and Montagu on the scenic ‘Route 62’ to the pretty village of Barrydale, to stop for tea (for own account). Then it is on to Oudtshoorn, a town known as the ‘feather capital of the world’ thanks to its extensive ostrich industry. After a captivating tour of an ostrich farm, continue to your Oudtshoorn hotel for check in and overnight.
Spend the morning underground on a fascinating tour of the Cango Caves, one of South Africa’s most incredible natural wonders. After that, soak up the spectacular views of the Outeniqua Pass to the town of George, before arriving in Knysna. Spend the rest of the day discovering the joys of Knysna’s many art galleries, craft shops and coffee bars.
Cruise along the vast Knysna Lagoon for a visit to the Featherbed Nature Reserve. Enjoy a fantastic view of the imposing sandstone ‘Knysna Heads’ which guard the sea’s entrance to the tidal lagoon, with vistas of the forests, marshes and pristine beaches beyond. After lunch, spend the remainder of the day at leisure exploring this unique town.
This morning, explore part of the glorious indigenous Tsitsikamma Forest and enjoy spectacular coastal views from the Storms River mouth before continuing to Port Elizabeth to arrive mid-afternoon. Your journey ends at approximately 14h30 at the airport or at a central hotel.