Family along the Garden Route

Family along the Garden Route

Creating memories with the family whilst driving around scenic and iconic routes that define Southern Africa.

Driving around Cape Town at your own pace and explore all the city has to offer before flying to the white sands of Plenneberg bay. After a week of adventure head further East to the game reserve of Amakhala and discover all the African bush has to offer a family holiday.

Tour highlights

    • Self driving around Cape Town
    • Drive along the Cape Peninsula
    • 3 nights at Plettenberg Bay
    • Wonder around the town and enjoy the local restaurants.
    • Spot the big 5 at Amakhala
    • 2 x daily game drives

    Country information

    Best time to travel: October - April

    Time difference: UTC +2 hours

    Flight time: 11 hours

Itinerary

Day 1 - Day 4 (UK to Cape Town)

UK to Cape Town

Once landed in Cape Town, pick up your hired vehicle and drive to your hotel in cosmopolitan are of Sea Point. Using your hotel as a base, over the next four days feel free to drive around and explore the sights and wonders of Cape Town.

Everything is within easy driving distance from your hotel so be sure to make use of your days.

Accommodation: Hyde Cape Town

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 5 (Cape Town to Plettenberg bay)

Cape Town to Plettenberg bay

This morning sees you heading back to the airport, dropping off your car and catching your short 50 minute flight to George airport where you will again collect your car and take the short 1h:30 drive to Plattenberg Bay for three nights.

Accommodation: Robberg Beach Lodge

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 5 - Day 7 (Plettenberg Bay)

Plettenberg Bay

With spectacular views of the bay, mountains and inland lagoons, Plettneberg Bay is the perfect location to enjoy the garden route as it is extremely central to it all. The town is also populated with great local restaurants and there is an abundance of activities to take part in in and around the town.

Accommodation: Robberg Beach Lodge

INCLUDES : Breakfast

Day 8 (Plettenberg Bay to Amakhala)

Plettenberg Bay to Amakhala Hlosi Game Lodge

Set out after a heartily breakfast to your next adventure which will be a safari at the malaria free zone of Amakhala Game Reserve.

  The drive from Plettenberg Bay to Amakhala is roughly a 3h:00 long scenic drive. Passing through Tsitsikamma, Jefferies Bay and Port Elizabeth there is plenty to see and plenty of areas to stop off at and freshen up.

Accommodation: Amakhala Hlosi game Reserve

INCLUDES : All-Inclusive

Day 9 - Day 10 (Amakhala Hlosi Game Reserve)

Amakhala Hlosi Game Reserve

Spend the next few days lazing around the lodge and at the pool looking out towards the African bush.

 The game very often stroll past the lodge offering great game viewing right from your own room and the main area. Each day you will have the opportunity to go on a morning and evening game drive to spot the big 5 and all the other wildlife that surrounds the park.

Accommodation: Amakhala Hlosi Game Lodge

Day 11 (Amakhala Game Lodge - UK)

Amakhala Game Lodge - UK

On your last morning, enjoy an early morning game drive before heading back to the UK.  Take the short drive back to Port Elizabeth and drop your hired car off.

Catch your internal flight across to Johannesburg where you will board you international flight back to the UK. 

INCLUDES : All-Inclusive

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Pricing

This fly drive itinerary runs all year round

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