CAPE HIGHLIGHTS ESCORTED & SELF DRIVE

Cape Highlights Semi-Escorted Tour

A very popular itinerary & route, combining Cape Town with the Garden Route, ending with a safari in the Eastern Cape. You will be fully escorted for 4 days along the Garden Route, with a variety of day tours & excursions available in Cape Town, and safari options ranging from walking, to vehicles & Elephant back safaris. This is the perfect introduction to South Africa!

day 1

Uk To Cape Town Flight

Overnight flight from the UK to Cape Town.

On arrival into Cape Town International Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel/guesthouse for your 5-night stay.

days 2-6

Discover Cape Town

Enjoy the attractions of one of the world’s most spectacular cities, including Table Mountain; the V&A Waterfront; Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens; the Cape of Good Hope; Robben Island, and many more. Cape Town is also a centre for adventure, exciting cuisine, shopping & some serious nightlife.

day 7

Route 62 To Oudtshoorn

Depart Cape Town and travel along Route 62 to Barrydale for lunch (not included in cost). Continue to Oudtshoorn – the ‘feather capital’ of the world. Visit a working ostrich farm for a guided tour.

Check into your accommodation in the late afternoon before enjoying dinner.

day 8

Cango Caves & Knysna

Enjoy a morning tour of the Cango Caves – one of the natural wonders of South Africa. Continue to the lagoon side town of Knysna – a gem of the Garden Route. Enjoy some time at leisure at the Knysna Waterfront before proceeding to The Crags near Plettenberg Bay. Embark on an informative cruise up the Keurbooms River before arriving at your hotel for the following two nights. Freshen up before dinner.

day 9

Knysna Elephant Park

After breakfast, get up-close-and-personal with nature at the Knysna Elephant Park. The visit presents you with the opportunity to touch, feed and photograph these gentle giants.

After lunch (own account), visit Birds of Eden – the largest free-flight bird aviary in the world. Optional: Whale and Dolphin boat experience (weather and time permitting; not included) before returning to your hotel. Dinner and overnight.

day 10

Tsitsikamma National Park

After breakfast and check-out formalities, journey along the final leg of the Garden Route to the beautiful Tsitsikamma National Park.

Enjoy a walk along the suspension bridge across the Storms River mouth gorge which offers visitors incredible views and photo opportunities. The tour terminates in Port Elizabeth this afternoon at your hotel, for an overnight stay.

days 11-13

Eastern Cape Safari

Today you will be collected from Port Elizabeth and transferred by road to the Addo Elephant National Park region in the Eastern Cape.

From here you have a variety of game viewing and safari options to choose from. Private game reserves offer the most exclusive and luxurious option, in an authentic safari environment; country houses and retreats, or a guest house style establishment are a more affordable option giving you total flexibility.

Any of these options will give you access to the thrill of big game viewing in this non-malarial area of South Africa. Enjoy a 3-night stay.

day 14

Johannesburg To The Uk

After a final game activity this morning, and lunch, you will be transferred to Port Elizabeth airport in time for your return flight to the UK, via Johannesburg.

Prices

PER PERSON SHARING FROM

2017

01/01 - 31/03

01/04 - 30/04

01/05 - 30/09

£ 2,665

£ 2,515

£ 2,390

2018

01/01 - 31/03

01/04 - 30/04

01/05 - 30/09

£ 3,065

£ 2,895

£ 2,750

Supplement for travel in 2017 - 09-27 Oct, 04-11 Dec. 25-31 Dec: from £100 per person     12-24 Dec: from £630 per person

Contact us for confirmed prices, land only prices, and prices in Euros or US Dollars. Prices subject to reconfirmation at the time of booking.