Day 1: (Wed) Cape Town - Oudtshoorn. We depart by 07h30 and travel via the town of Montagu on the scenic ‘Route 62’to the pretty village of Barrydale where we stop for tea (own account). Then on to Oudtshoorn, known as the ‘feather capital of the world’ thanks to its huge ostrich industry. After a fascinating tour of an ostrich farm, we continue to our Oudtshoorn hotel for check in and overnight. Accommodation: Oudtshoorn Inn or similar on bed and breakfast basis
Day 2: (Thu) Oudtshoorn - Knysna. This morning go underground to marvel at the icy formations in the Cango Caves, regarded, for good reason, as one of South Africa’s most spectacular natural wonders. We then drive via the spectacular Outeniqua Passto the town of George, then onto Knysna, perhaps South Africa’s most visually stunning resort, in the heart of the famous Garden Route. Spend the rest of the day discovering the joys of the town’s many art galleries, craft shops and coffee bars. Accommodation: Knysna Hollow Hotel or similar.
Day 3: (Fri) Knysna. Cruise on the vast Knysna Lagoon, then 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 surrounding it. After lunch spend the rest of the day at leisure, enjoying this lovely and special town. Accommodation: Knysna Hollow Hotel or similar on dinner, bed and breakfast basis. Includes: (BB,L).
Day 4: (Sat) Port Elizabeth. This morning transfer to Port Elizabeth to arrive mid afternoon, after a drive through the glorious indigenous Tsitsikamma Forest. The tour ends at approximately 14h30 at the airport or at a central hotel.
Pre Tour Package:
Day 1: (Sun) Arrive Cape Town - On arrival at Cape Town International Airport you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel, your base for 3 nights on a bed and breakfast basis. Accommodation: at the hotel.
Day 2: (Mon) Cape Winelands - Explore the beauty of the Cape Winelands, visiting both Paarl and Stellenbosch before stopping for wine tasting at two well known estates. Visit the Huguenot Memorial and the Afrikaans Language Monument. Accommodation: Protea Hotel President or similar.
Day 3: (Tue) Cape Peninsula - Depart on a full day tour to Cape Point, drive along the Atlantic seaboard, visit Hout Bay and then continue to the Cape Point Nature Reserve before stopping off to see the lovable penguins at Boulders Beach. Drive through the historic naval village of Simon’s Town. Return to Cape Town and overnight. Accommodation: Protea Hotel President or similar. Extensions to the above tour are available, as well as various other optional day excursions.
Post Tour Package - Includes 1 night accommodation at your hotel on a B&B basis, an evening Shebeen Tour with an unforgettable dinner, and a transfer hotel to airport. Accommodation: Protea Hotel Marine or similar.
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