12 Night Cape Town & Garden Route Package Special
Experience the best of the Beach & Bush!
Take in the wonders of South Africa's spectacular Mother City Cape Town before discovering the glorious natural beauty of the Garden Route - a stretch of coastline which extends from Mossel Bay in the Western Cape to the Storms River in the Eastern Cape.
This package special allows you to experience the best of both beach and bush that the Western and Eastern Cape has to offer. Explore our most popular tour itinerary in the tab above and book your trip or contact us to put together your own tailor-made dream South African holiday package today.
- Includes transfers from Cape Town International Airport
- 12 Nights Accommodation
- 7 Days Car Hire for the Garden Route leg
- Meals where specified in Itinerary
- Game drives at Amakhala Game Reserve
- 2 Game Activities per day (Game Drive, River Cruise and/or Night Drive) at Amakhala Game Reserve
- Selected house beverages at Amakhala Game Reserve
DAY 1: Arrive in Cape Town
Upon arrival at Cape Town International Airport you will be met and transferred to Winchester Mansions where you will spend the next 5 nights (Breakfast daily included).
DAY 2 - 5: Explore the Mother City
Cape Town is one of South Africa's most cosmopolitan and diverse cities. Spend your days watching Cricket test matches at Newlands (transfers can be arranged) or enjoy the many activities that the city has to offer from shopping at the V&A Waterfront to scaling the famous Table Mountain to journeying to Robben Island which housed the prison in which former President Nelson Mandela served his sentence or sampling the best of what the Cape Winelands has to offer.
For adventure lovers there's Shark Cage diving, surfing and kite surfing and for families there is the Two Ocean Aquarium, walks in the Botanical Gardens and great days on the beach. No matter what you choose to do with your time, we can help you to make the necessary arrangements for an unforgettable stay!
Day 6 & 7: Depart Cape Town and journey to Knysna (Kanonkop House)
After breakfast you will check out, pick up your rental car and drive to Knysna where you will stay at Kanonkop House for the next two nights (Breakfast included).
Drive around Knysna, visit Theissen Island, Knysna Waterfront or Forest and enjoy the many activities on offer in this breath-takingly beautiful area.
Day 8 & 9: Tsitsikamma & Tsitsikamma Lodge
Depart from Knysna and enjoy the scenic drive to Tsitsikamma where you will spend the next two nights at the tranquil Tsitsikamma Lodge (breakfast included). Tsitsikamma is a Khoi word meaning "place of abundant or sparkling water". This breath-taking location is tucked between the mountains and the sea, offering beautiful forests and numerous exciting activities including horse riding, biking and hiking trails, forest canopy tours, waterfall zipline tours, golf and more!
On your second day in the area journey to explore the resort town of Plettenberg Bay with its beautiful mountains, white sand and crystal-blue waters making it one of the country's top tourist spots.
Day 10 & 11: Amakhala Game Reserve
After breakfast, drive to Amakhala Game Reserve, to the Woodbury Tented Camp where you will overnight for the next two nights (All meals, game drives, selected house beverages and 2 game activities per day consisting of a game drive/river cruise/night drive are included)
Your second day at Amakhala will begin with an early morning game drive, followed by brunch, then enjoy a well-deserved rest during the heat of the day and later, an afternoon game drive followed by an amazing dinner.
Day 12: Mossel Bay & Bay Lodge
After breakfast, make your way to Mossel Bay, a small town in the famous Garden Route area. Stay overnight at Bay Lodge which is set right on the spectacular Bayview Beach.
There are a host of activities on offer here which can be arranged on your behalf from Shark Cage Diving to more family friendly attractions like Game Drives, Boat trips, Restaurants and museums.
Day 13: Depart Cape Town
After breakfast, make your way back to Cape Town International airport for your flight home.
Accommodation Included in this Package
Cape Town: Winchester Mansions
The Winchester Mansions in Cape Town, situated along the Sea Point Promenade and facing the Atlantic Ocean, has earned its reputation as Cape Town's iconic and leading sea front hotel among local and international guests.
The original Cape Dutch architecture combined with personalised hospitality and professional service from the hotel's unique signature of classic elegance. Business and leisure travellers enjoy the Winchester Mansions' relaxing atmosphere, set against the backdrop of the mountain and overlooking the swell of the Atlantic.
All rooms and suites feature the following:
- Air conditioning
- Stocked mini bar fridges
- Remote control SONY BRAVIA TV's (featuring SAT TV, including international channels)
- Direct dial telephones
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- Electronic safes
- Hairdryers and beautiful spacious bathrooms with separate walk in showers
Knsyna: Kanonkop House
Kanonkop House offers guests luxurious, relaxed, boutique accommodation with breath-taking views of the Knysna lagoon and the famous Knysna Heads. The 6 uniquely decorated suites offer a lavish retreat after long, sun and activity filled days.
Kanonkop House is a family friendly boutique hotel whose amenities include a swimming pool, sundeck, outdoor lounge, terrace and bar. Full breakfast and all drinks from the bar, internet, safe parking and friendly service are included in the rate.
Tsitsikamma: Tsitsikamma Lodge
With the foothills of the Tsitsikamma Mountain range as its backdrop, Tsitsikamma Lodge is situated on the edge of a vast forest, making it the ideal location for you to explore the splendour that nature has to offer.
The lodge offers 32 free-standing wood cabins, each tastefully decorated and situated around a garden setting with views of either the mountain or forest.
All cabins offer the following standard features:
- Private spa bath
- BBQ (braai) facilities
- Private deck
- T.V. with M-net (satellite television)
- Tea/coffee trays
- Mini fridge
Amakhala Game Reserve: Woodbury Tented Camp
Set in the malaria free Amakhala Game Reserve, Woodbury Tented Camp is one of the Easter Cape's hidden gems. Tucked away in a hillside thicket and overlooking the ancient floodplain of the Bushman's River, the Woodbury Camp offers guests accommodation in secluded luxury, and an authentic African wildlife safari experience.
Seven large, comfortable, en-suite tents constructed upon raised bases, each with their own private patio, provide the seclusion, tranquillity and an intimacy with the bush that you would expect on a visit to Amakhala Game Reserve.
All tents offer the following standard features:
- Twin or double beds at your request
- 24 hour electricity
- Hot running water
- En suite basin and shower and separate private toilet
- Electric blankets in cooler months
Mossel Bay: Bay Lodge
Located on the pritine beachfront of Bayview Beach, Bay Lodge offers guests the perfect 4 star setting for a memorable stay, just 8km from the Mossel Bay Town centre. Mossel Bay is situated on a spectacular sun-washed peninsula and surrounded by the warm Indian Ocean.
Rooms are warm and inviting, breakfast is a delicious treat and best of all, you're right on the beach where safe swimming is available. The area also offers the potential for a number of activities including sunset cruises, deep sea fishing, hiking and biking trails and more! Ask us about adding a variety of exciting excursions and activities to your itinerary.
All Bay Lodge rooms offer the following standard features:
- Coffee/tea facilities
- A Minibar fridge
- Flat screen TV with DSTV (satellite television)
- Electronic safe
- Luxury amenities
- WiFi internet access
- All rooms are strictly non smoking