Garden Route Adventure Overview

Visit Africa and travel from Durban to Cape Town. Tour the Stellenbosch Wine Region, the Tsitsikamma and Addo Elephant National Parks, Lesotho and Drakensberg.

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    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,575
      CAD $1,625
      AUD $1,595
      EUR €1,095
      GBP £920
      NZD $1,775
      ZAR R15,965
      CHF FR1,330
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There is an earlier version of this trip also available for travel from Jan 1, 2014 to Dec 31, 2014. View earlier Garden Route Adventure.

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Trip Validity

  • 2015-01-01 - 2015-12-31

Explore South Africa's exquisite Garden Route and Wild Coast.

Travel to South Africa and Lesotho and explore the exquisite Garden Route on a tour from Durban to Cape Town via the Stellenbosch Wine Region. Combining the classic Garden Route with the enchanting beauty of the Wild Coast, this adventure offers the chance to experience the incredible variety of cultures, stunning landscapes and unique flora and fauna of South Africa. Exploring the traditional Xhosa lifestyle and visiting quaint coastal towns, sophisticated vineyards and cosmopolitan cities, this is the perfect South African tasting platter.

  • Make a splash on the Wild Coast
  • Encounter gentle giants in the Addo Elephant National Park
  • Travel along the scenic Garden Route
  • See why Oudtshoorn is the ostrich capital of the world
  • Delve into the astounding Cango Caves
  • Sip delicious wines at a Cape vineyard
  • Be enchanted by the Lesotho highlands

What's included in this trip

  • Start:

    Durban, South Africa
  • Finish:

    Cape Town, South Africa
  • Group size:

    Min 1 , Max 16
  • Ages:

    Min 15
  • Meals:

    12 breakfasts, 10 dinners
  • Accommodation:

    Camping (with facilities) (6 nts), Camping (with shared facilities) (1 nt), Dormitory (3 nts), Lodge (2 nts)
  • Transport:

    Overland vehicle
  • Included activities:

    Addo National Elephant Park - Game drive, Cango Caves, Drakensburg - Short hike, Swellendam Wine Tour

  • Carbon emissions offset:

    666kg pp per trip
  • Notes:

    1. A single supplement is available on this trip. 2. This trip finishes upon arrival in Cape Town on Day 13. Please do not book any flights until after 10pm this evening.

  • Total price from

    USD $1,575
    CAD $1,625
    AUD $1,595
    EUR €1,095
    GBP £920
    NZD $1,775
    ZAR R15,965
    CHF FR1,330
    *
    Price information
  • Per day from:

    USD $121
    CAD $125
    AUD $122
    EUR €84
    GBP £70
    NZD $136
    ZAR R1,228
    CHF FR102
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About South Africa

Garden Route Adventure Summary

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Day 1 Durban

South Africa's second most populous city, Durban is a tourist magnet thanks to its wealth of golden, sandy beaches and glitzy nightlife.

Days 2-3 Drakensberg

The highest mountain range in Southern Africa, Drakensberg - known locally as the Dragon Mountains - is home to an amazing array of flora and fauna.

Days 4-5 Lesotho Highlands

Nestled like a small island in the middle of South Africa, the kingdom of Lesotho is blessed with beautiful mountain ranges and endless hiking trails.

Days 6-7 Wild Coast/Cintsa

A charming little town on South Africa's Wild Coast, Cintsa has stunning beaches and friendly locals, whose lifestyle is still deeply rooted in tribal traditions and customs.

Day 8 Addo Elephant National Park

Addo Elephant National Park was created in 1931 to protect the region's 11 remaining elephants. Today there are over 450 elephants in the park, as well as endangered black rhinos.

Days 9-10 Garden Route/Tsitsikamma National Park

Protecting both land and sea, Tsitsikamma National Park is a spectacular place for walking and wildlife viewing - dolphins and southern right whales are visitors, along with baboons, monkeys and birds.

Day 11 Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn is the ostrich capital of the world. There are literally thousands of ostriches being farmed for their meat, leather and feathers in the area.

Day 12 Swellendam Wine Region

The perfect base for exploring the local wine region, Swellendam is a picturesque town with something for everyone: plenty of great restaurants, adventure activities and wildlife.

Day 13 Cape Town

Dominated by spectacular Table Mountain, Cape Town is a city that keeps on giving with its beautiful coastlines, world-class cuisine, excellent wineries and beautiful architecture.
    • 13
    • UBOH
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $1,575
      CAD $1,625
      AUD $1,595
      EUR €1,095
      GBP £920
      NZD $1,775
      ZAR R15,965
      CHF FR1,330
      *
    •  
       
       
       
       
    •  
       
       
       
       
    • Overland, Wildlife
    • Basix
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