Garden Route Tours (3 days)

gardenrouteThe Garden Route is an important part of the Cape Floral Kingdom – the smallest of the world’s six floral kingdoms and the only floral kingdom that is completely confined within the borders of a single country. Here, in a narrow coastal strip that’s never more than about 100 km wide, you’ll find more than 6500 species of indigenous plants – many of which (like the gladiolus and pelargonium) have provided the basis for vast, international horticultural industries.

DAY 1 – Oudshoorn
Depart at 8.30am on the Route 62 route to town of Worcester, Barrydale, Ladismith & Calitzdorp to Oudshoorn the (the feather capital of the world).

  • Visit the Cango caves
  • Visit the Cango Wild Life Ranch
  • Overnight in Oudshoorn

DAY 2 – Knysna

  • Ostrich Farm – Before we leave Oudshoorn we will visit the Ostrich farm for a Tour that will enlighten you on this big bird the Ostrich.
  • Drive over the Outiniqua Mountain Pass (beautiful views) to the George, Wilderness & Knynsa. (We will stop in the Wilderness to view the scenery)
  • Drive to Knysna where you will have the opportunity to take a sunset cruise on the Lagoon to view the “Heads of Knysna”
  • Overnight in Knysna

 DAY 3 – Mossel Bay back to Cape Town

  • We depart to Cape Town via Mossel Bay.
  • Diaz Museum – This Museum showcases the voyage of Vasco Da Gama & Bartholemeu Diaz who sailed from Portugal to India. The Post office tree is said to be the 1st Post office recorded in South Africa.
  • Visit the Aloe Factory shop where you will get a demonstration of the usefulness of the Aloe Plant.
  • Travel back to Cape Town on the N2.

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