5 NIGHT 6 DAY GARDEN ROUTE ADVENTURE TOUR visiting :
DAY 1 : CAPE TOWN – HERMANUS (Overnight at Hermanus Boutique Hotel)
Departing Cape Town at 10h00 with pick up from your accommodation, our exciting journey begins as we join the world famous whale route in Gordons Bay for a stunning drive along the picturesque R44 mountain pass overlooking False Bay to the vibrant coastal town of Hermanus. Enjoy lunch in a cave at Bientangs Cave right at the waters edge of the Indian ocean !
Whale Museum, Quad Biking and Zip Lining (optional), Whale Watching and with an optional Boat Trip (optional).
DAY 2 : HERMANUS – GARDEN ROUTE GAME LODGE (Overnight at Garden Route Game Lodge)
Before we leave Hermanus, we will visit some of the wine estates in the Hemel-en-Aarde Wine (Heaven and Earth) Valley with an educational wine tasting and cellar tour at Bouchard Finlayson and wine tasting and lunch at La Vierge Wine Estate. We will then drive to Garden Route Game Lodge for a late afternoon game drive and dinner and overnight at the Game Lodge in a room facing a water hole !
DAY 3 : MOSSEL BAY – KNYSNA (Overnight at Under Milkwood)
After an early morning game drive, we will enjoy breakfast at the lodge and the proceed to :
INDALU GAME RESERVE
Elephant Encounter – walk with the Elephants
Shark Cage Diving with Great White Sharks
BLOUKRANS RIVER BRIDGE
Bungy Jumping – Highest Bungy Jump from a commercial bridge in the World at 216m
DAY 4 : KNYSNA – OUDTSHOORN (Overnight at Old Mill Country Lodge)
Knysna Oyster tasting and visit to the Knysna Heads, before a leisurely drive to Oudtshoorn where we will spend the night.
DAY 5 : OUDTSHOORN – SWELLENDAM (Overnight at Aan De Over Guest House)
Cango Caves Adventure Tour
Cheetah Encounter and guided Tour at the Cango Wildlife Ranch, followed by lunch.
Highgate Ostrich Show farm
Afternoon departure to Swellendam for our overnight stay
DAY 6 : SWELLENDAM – NUY – CAPE TOWN
Swellendam is the 8th oldest town in the Republic of South Africa with over 50 provincial heritage sites, most of them building of Cape Dutch architecture.
Cape Route 62 is the tourist route in the Western Cape and Eastern Cape, South Africa that meanders between Oudtshoorn and Cape Town, offering the shorter, scenic alternative to the N2 highway.
Lunch will be enjoyed in the Nuy Wine Valley before returning to Cape Town in the late afternoon.