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6 Days Nature tour itinerary for Cape Town, Port Elizabeth & Knysna: Witness The Panoramic Garden Route

Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Knysna

Nature Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Wildlife Tour
Witness the panoramic Garden Route

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Port Elizabeth-South Africa

Enjoy plenty of coastal views, and mountains close to shorelines dotted with beaches and bays. Spend time at the village of Storms River in the breath-taking Tsitsikamma National Park and explore the resort town of Knysna and the Ostrich capital of South Africa, Oudtshoorn.

DAY 01


  • Upon arrival at Port Elizabeth airport, you will be met by your guide and transferred to your hotel.

  • Spend the afternoon at leisure.

Accommodation: City Lodge Port Elizabeth or similar (BB)

DAY 02

Port Elizabeth to Tsitsikamma

  • Enjoy Port Elizabeth city orientation drive through before you drive down the garden route along the coast. This scenic drive runs parallel to the coastline featuring lakes, mountains, forests, rivers and golden beaches.

  • Stop at Bloukrans River Bridge, the highest in South Africa.

  • Visit Tsitsikamma National Park, a paradise of bird and marine life, indigenous forests and many rivers along kilometres of coastal beauty.

Accommodation: Tsitsikamma Village Inn or similar (BB).

DAY 03

Tsitsikamma - Knysna

  • Depart Tsitsikamma to Knysna, famous for its oysters. Knysna is a waterfront town along the Garden Route, home to the Knysna Heads and is a beautiful spot to relax.

  • Along the way, stop at Monkeyland and Bird Eden (Optional for own cost).

  • Visit the Knysna Heads Lookout and in the afternoon, do a tour of the town.

Accommodation: The Russel Hotel or similar (BB).

DAY 04


  • Spend the next day relaxing in Knysna or participate in various optional activities at this famous resort town such as Featherbed excursion, Elephant Sanctuary, Boat cruise on Knysna Lagoon etc.

Accommodation: The Russel Hotel or similar (BB).

DAY 05

Knysna to Oudtshoorn

  • After breakfast, departure to Oudtshoorn, the Ostrich capital, driving past Sedgefield and Wilderness.

  • Visit a working ostrich farm for a guided tour in Oudtshoorn.

  • Continue to Cango Caves for a guided tour.

  • Check into your accommodation in the late afternoon.

Accommodation: Oue Werf Country House & Manor or similar (BB).

DAY 06

Oudtshoorn to Cape Town

  • Departure from Oudtshoorn to Cape Town travelling along Route 62 to Barrydale for lunch (not included in cost).

  • Arrive in Cape Town where your tour ends with a drop off at Cape Town International airport for onward flight and bid farewell with your guide. Alternatively, spend post night at Cape Town (extra cost).


  • 11685.00 ZAR Per Person (* sharing)
  • Accommodation on BB Basis.

  • Transport.

  • English speaking South African tour guide.

  • Tsitsikamma entry fee.

  • Cango Caves and Ostrich Farm Tour.

  • Airport transfers.

  • Flights.

  • Visa fees.

  • Lunch and dinner.

  • Drinks.

  • Gratuities.

  • Optional activities.

  • All personal expenses.

  • NB: Tour can be done as self-drive. Please contact us for a quote.

Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Knysna

Nature Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Wildlife Tour

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