If you planning your south africa holiday, you simply can’t go wrong with the garden route. Feed an african elephant, walk a cheetah, ride an ostrich, go whale watching, hike amazing robberg peninsula, and even go shark cage diving if you dare.
The distance from mossel bay in the west to storms river in the east is just over 200km, yet the range of topography, vegetation, wildlife and outdoor.
Garden route south africa tour. And the garden route is certainly part of the club. Today you get to ride the picturesque route 62 at the heart of the garden route en route to oudtshoorn: The garden route, perennially green, has a mild mediterranean maritime climate and lies on a narrow belt between the outeniqua and tsitsikamma mountains and the southern coast of south africa aside from the abundance of scenic landscapes, the garden route offers unlimited scenic photographic opportunities , animal interactions, wildlife experiences, active and adventure activities.
Highlights include big tree, ferry ride on knysna lagoon, short tour of mossel bay and more. 8 day discovery departing from cape town and exploring the lush beauty of the famous garden route, this road trip has everything you need: Journey around four different bus routes, stopping at attractions such as kirstenbosch botanical gardens, table mountain, and the cape winelands, and spend as long as you wish at each.
A day in oudtshoorn means you can either take a day off to relax or a loop ride to the beautiful mossel bay: Known as the garden route, the road trip gets its name from the garden route national park that it covers, and the diverse vegetation and wildlife, and abundance of lagoons, lakes, mountains, forests, and beaches along its winding roads. Sample south africa's acclaimed wines and whale watch and shark cave dive.
There is an alternate route that explores some of the more mountainous areas and traverses the breathtaking passes along the garden route, route 62, which is also south africa’s longest wine route. A 5 day tour of the garden route, departing from port. It is hotly contested where the garden route starts and locals say it starts at mossel bay.
Perhaps take a tour of the fascinating cango caves and its spectacular limestone formations or visit a working ostrich farm. The garden route is a popular holiday destination and attracts both local and international visitors. 5.6k likes · 3 talking about this.
The trip was a blast, but what really made it amazing was the freedom we had to make many stops along the way. Things to do on the garden route, western cape, south africa. Driving the garden route of south africa is an amazing journey.
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This fabulous garden route & overberg tour includes the classic garden route experiences of rugged mountain scenery, oudtshoorn, cango caves, knysna, plettenberg bay, tsitsikamma forest and coastal park, as well as the overberg with arniston and cape agulhas, the southernmost tip of africa and meeting place of the atlantic and indian oceans. We travelled across south africa for 5 weeks in our tiny chevy spark car. You can’t help but be seduced by the glorious natural beauty.
The garden route is the road stretching for 300km from mossel bay in the western cape to storms river in the eastern cape of south africa. Enjoy a city walking tour or upgrade to include a signal hill sunset tour and a boat cruise to seal island. Visit wildlife and explore this park.
Officially running along the n2 from cape town to mossel bay and then along the coast to port elizabeth, this tour will give you extra stops along the way to make sure you get the absolute best from your south africa road trip! The name comes from the verdant and ecologically diverse vegetation encountered here and the numerous lagoons and lakes dotted along the coast. Garden route,hermanus,cape town(umzgr5)4* departs from cape town, or port elizabeth.
We are proud to announce the 12th annual ultimate garden route road trip we welcome each and everyone of you whose passion, love and fun is golf. We publish the best activities and experiences. The garden route, stretching from mossel bay to storms river, combines the most beautiful landscapes and scenery, from forests, rivers, beaches, and lakes to mountains, indigenous flora, and fauna.
With amazing beaches, rivers, indigenous forests and mountains, the garden route has something for everybody. The garden route is a 200 kilometre stretch of coastline along the southern coast of south africa which extends from mossel bay in the western cape to storms river in the eastern cape. The whale coast and scenic coastal clarence drive.
2021 ultimate garden route road trip itinerary. It’s an incredibly scenic and ecologically diverse part of south africa with picturesque towns and national parks along the way. The garden route, which extends from mossel bay in the western cape to the storms river near the eastern cape, was one of our favourite stretches of road on this trip.
The garden route is a spectacular part of south africa’s coast line. Experience the natural thrill of wildlife encounters and spend the night in bush huts under the starry sky. 5 day / 4 night package tour by umzantsi afrika tours.
Spot the big seven and more than 500 wild elephants.