from R5500
Garden Route Explorer
Start point: At your accommodation in Cape Town or Stellenbosch (departs every Saturday)
End point: At your accommodation in Cape Town
Duration: 6 Days (up to 10 days also available)
Cost: Dorm R5500 per person, Single R6500 per person, Double R6250 per person sharing

Garden Route Explorer

Experience the full Garden Route from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth, seeing quaint towns and beautiful scenery and wildlife along the way. This tour covers all the highlights, but it’s more than a sightseeing tour; it’s a chance to meet the locals that make these places unique and the other adventurous travellers like yourself from all over the world.

Places visited: 

  • Cape Town, Hermanus, Cape Agulhas (Southern tip of Africa), Route 62, Oudtshoorn, Wilderness, Knysna, Tsitsikamma, Bloukrans Bungee jump (world’s highest bungee), Jeffrey’s Bay, Addo Elephant Park, Port Elizabeth


  • Fully qualified tour guide
  • All accommodation in SA’s top backpackers (hostels)
  • Breakfast and Dinner
  • All transport in vehicle with A/C
  • Visit to Cape Agulhas (the southern tip of Africa)
  • Beer and wine tasting in Hermanus
  • Entry to Tsitsikamma National Park
  • Cango Caves OR Cango Wildlife ranch entry fee
  • Knysna Heads
  • Entry to Wilderness National park
  • Canoe trip and hike to waterfall in Wilderness
  • Visit to factory that makes products using aloe
  • Jeffrey’s Bay or Addo Entrance and 3-hour Game Drive
  • Canoeing on Sunday’s River

Not included: 

  • Lunch
  • Drinks
  • Optional activities

What you need to bring:

  • Backpack weighing less than 15kg – to carry comfortably
  • Comfortable, casual and semi-casual clothes
  • Comfortable shoes for walking
  • Camera
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun Cream
  • Swimming gear and towel
  • Towel
  • Warm top/windbreaker jacket
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