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6 Days Nature tour itinerary for south-africa: Take An Adventure Tour Of The Garden Route

Cape Town, George, Knysna, Mosselbay, Oudtshoorn

Nature Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Wildlife Tour
Take an Adventure Tour of the Garden Route

giraffe feeding

Knysna-South Africa

This Adventure Tour is specifically aimed at tourists who want to experience the Garden Route's unique attractions and activities, that they will not be able to do or see when travelling with big groups or busses. It is a personalized tour to make your experience of the Garden Route a special one! The tour starts in Cape Town and ends in Port Elizabeth. It is for young and old, and family-friendly.

DAY 01

Cape Town - Mossel Bay

  • Morning departure from Cape Town.

  • Scenic coastal drive to Bettys Bay, visiting penguins at Stoney Point and free time in the Whaling town of Hermanus.

  • Most Southernly tip of Africa at Cape Agulhas and lunch in Struis Bay.

  • Onwards to Mossel Bay.

  • Late afternoon arrival in Mossel Bay, staying over at Point Village Hotel, Mossel Bay.

  • Dinner at Delfino's Restaurant or King Fisher, situated next to the hotel with great ocean views.

DAY 02

Mossel Bay - Wilderness

  • Breakfast & Checkout.

  • Depart to Pinnacle Point to enjoy the Point of Human Origin Cave Tour with an archaeology guide.

  • Late morning depart to the Dias Museum Complex to view the replica ship of Bartolomeu Dias. "The first Europeans to set foot on South African soil, happened in this area"

  • Late morning depart to Zorgfontein to walk with African Lions! This is truly an opportunity of a lifetime!

  • Lunch at Dutton's Cove Restaurant in Herold's Bay.

  • Late afternoon arrival in the coastal town of Wilderness. Visit the lookout point of 'Map of Africa'.

  • Overnight stay in Garden Route National Park, (Wilderness section) in forest cabins in the banks of the Touws River.

  • Dinner in Wilderness at Flava Cafe.

DAY 03


  • Breakfast.

  • Go on a canoe journey on the Touws river, in the National Park to the Waterfall via Kingfisher Trail or walk the Kingfisher Trail in the marvellous forest to the Waterfall. This is a pristine natural area.

  • Depart to Timberlake Village for lunch and free time.

  • Enjoy the Garden Route forests on horseback or quad bikes for a great afternoon.

  • Second night accommodation in forest cabins in National Park with local South African Braai', 'Barbecue' as dinner.

DAY 04

Wilderness - Oudtshoorn - Knysna

  • Breakfast & Checkout.

  • Depart to the inland town of Oudtshoorn."Ostrich Capital of the World"

  • Visit Cango Ostrich farm to learn more about the largest bird on earth.

  • 1 hour Cango Cave Tour with a local guide.

  • Cango Wildlife Ranch with Cheetah, Cheetah cubs, Serval or Lemurs (from Madagascar) interaction.

  • Lunch at Cango Wildlife Ranch. Hungry to try the Crocodile burger?

  • Depart to Knysna.

  • Make a foto stop on the Outeniqua Pass.

  • Overnight stay at Oyster Creek Lodge, situated on the banks of the Knysna river.

  • Afternoon visit to the Knysna Waterfront with free time and visit the lookout point at Knysna Heads.

  • Dinner at Senza Restaurant, situated at Knynsa heads with spectacular views.

DAY 05

Knysna - Tsitsikamma

  • Breakfast & Checkout.

  • Visit Knysna Elephant Park and get the opportunity to feed and touch the mighty African Elephant for a wonderful experience.

  • Visit Monkeyland and Bird of Eden Sanctuaries to view some of the great species that can be found

  •  South Africa, including our National Bird the Blue Crane.

  • Lunch at Peppermill Cafe.

  • Visit Nature's Valley, a town inside a National Park protected area with some of the finest forest areas to be found in the Garden Route.

  • Stop at the Bloukrans Bridge, which is home to the longest bungee jump in the world! Are you only there to view it, or are you going to jump it?

  • Late afternoon arrive at Tsitsikamma section of the Garden Route National Park.

  • Walk late afternoon the iconic suspension bridges, located at the mouth where the ocean and river meet for spectacular views.

  • Overnight stay in forest cabins in an absolute pristine protected area.

  • Dinner at Cattle Baron Restaurant

DAY 06

Tsitsikamma - Port Elizabeth

  • Breakfast & Checkout.

  • Depart to the surfing town of Jeffreys Bay.

  • Visit the famous surf spot of supertubes to get some inspiration learn to surf for a great experience.

  • Free time in Jeffreys Bay to enjoy the beach or shopping the great variety of outlet shops.

  • Lunch at Cafe Portofino's

  • Depart to Kragga Kamma Game Reserve just outside Port Elizabeth to go on a game drive safari!

  • Port Elizabeth Airport for the flight back to Cape Town or Johannesburg.

  • 9990 ZAR Per Adult (* (Starting price for 6 guests))
  1. Bottled water on arrival.

  2. Breakfast.

  3. National Park fees, Conservation fees.

  4. Entrance fees, Gate Fees, Toll Fees.

  5. Accommodation (3-star).

  6. Certified Guide.

  7. Luxury Minibus with Air conditioning (Fully Licensed).

  8. Pick up and drop off (as per itinerary).

  1. Bungee jump at Bloukrans Bridge (if you want to jump)

Cape Town, George, Knysna, Mosselbay, Oudtshoorn

Nature Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Wildlife Tour

Contributed By

Renhard Van

starting from
USD 643
Type of Tour

Private Tour


This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 08:00 hours.

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