Package Tour - Garden Route Spectacular
Categories: Countryside / Cruise / Nature / Sightseeing / Wildlife
Discover the rainforests of Tsitsikamma, Storms River and from there to the beautiful coastal city of Knysna and then ascend into the Outeniqua mountains to “The Ostrich Capital of South Africa”, Oudtshoorn, where the highlight of our tour will be “Meerkat Magic”.
At a Glance
Day 1: Port Elizabeth to Storms River
Leave Port Elizabeth for Tsitsikamma National Park on route visit primate sancturary of Monkey Land plus the worlds biggest “Free Flight Avery” at Birds of Eden.
Overnight: Storms River Tsitsikamma
Day 2: Storms River to Knysna
After breakfast we will do the Feather Bed Experience (a nature conservation site with most outstanding and pristine and beautiful view of the lagoons and sea of Knysna).
A full buffet lunch will be served after a small hike in the mountains and sea caves.
Afternoon spent at leisure in the historical coastal village of Knysna. We will spend the night in luxury log style cabins on the Waterfront.
In the evening we will enjoy top cuisine at the great variety of top quality restaurants at the Waterfront.
Overnight: Greywood Hotel, Knysna Waterfront
Day 3: Knysna to Oudtshoorn
After breakfast, we motor into the Outoniqua Mountains via the town of George on arrival we will visit the Cango Caves plus an ostrich show farm and overnight in an historical “feather palace” original homes of the feather barons during the ostrich feather boom.
We will supper at internationally acclaimed rest called Jemonis.
Overnight: Forsters Manor, Oudtshoorn
Day 4: Oudtshoorn to Port Elizabeth
Early start to catch the meerkats as they emerge from their burrows. (The only meerkat conservancy in the world). This is a definite must for anyone visiting South Africa. Currently has attracted huge international interest with film crews like BBC and National Geographic and Animal Planet being drawn to film this unique interaction.
At 10 am brunch and then return to Port Elizabeth, arrival just after lunch.