The Garden Route runs along a scenic stretch of coastline beginning in Cape Town and ending in Port Elizabeth.
Highlights of the Garden Route include the Wilderness coastal stretch, Hermanus with it’s whales and sharks, Knysna’s lagoon and forest-based activities, as well as Plettenberg Bay, a location that combines some of South Africa’s best swimming beaches with beautiful forest and indigenous vegetation.
The Garden Route is ideal for self drive tour as allows you to explore this interesting area at your own pace
Knysna, the ideal base from which to explore the famous Garden Route. Knysna appeals to everyone from the very adventurous to those who prefer to relax in the sun, stroll through the cool forests or take scenic day drives.
Plettenberg Bay is a tranquil, charming and hospitable little town with miles of undisturbed beaches, dramatic rocky peninsulas, intriguing lagoons and towering indigenous forests.
Oudtshoorn is spread along both banks of the Grobbelaars River, a tributary of the Oliphant’s River, and its fertile valleys are encompassed by the Swartberg mountains to the north and the Outeniqua Mountains to the south. The town is also home to the world’s largest Ostrich population with a number of specialized ostrich breeding farms.
Mossel Bay is the coastal town of the Garden Route, perfect to enjoy the refreashing waters of the Indian Ocean and the great outdoors. Sun lovers from all over the world will want to visit Mossel Bay to relax and unwind at this beautiful seaside resort.
Port Elizabeth is one of the largest cities in South Africa, known for its golden beaches, diverse selection of attractions and cultural experiences this friendly city is the perfect place for everyone.
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