Get Inspired / Africa / South Africa South Africa: Magical Garden Route Tour Share on email Print this article Share on Facebook Get Inspired / Africa / South Africa South Africa: Magical Garden Route Tour story by: Mike Williams This short tour takes day trips from your hotel along the Garden Route to scenic places such as Plettenberg Bay, Knysna and Tsitsikamma Forest before ending your trip in Port Elizabeth. Day 1: Oudtshoorn Depart Cape Town and drive north over Sir Lowry’s Pass. Great inspiring views of False Bay can be seen from Hottentot’s Holland Mountain Range. Meander down the mountain range on to Route 62 and stop at the fruit producing town of Barrydale. Continue on to the Cango Valley and the spectacular Cango Caves. Your day ends in Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of the world. Day 2: Knysna Start the day with an ostrich farm visit. Learn about the ostriches and see their hatcheries. Following on, travel through Outeniqua Mountain Pass and enjoy photo stops along the way. Arrive in Knysna where you can explore the village and its many art galleries and markets. Day 3: Port Elizabeth After breakfast, travel through the ‘millionaires playground’ of Plettenberg Bay before arriving at Tsitsikamma Forest. At Storms River Mouth you will be given the opportunity to cross the suspension bridge that spans the river. Leaving the Garden Route, you arrive at Port Elizabeth. DEPARTURES: Cape Town / Mon & Thu DURATION: 3 days/2 nights INCLUSIONS: 2 nights 3 star accommodation, breakfast daily, transportation, sightseeing and entrance fees. Enquire Now First name* Last name* Email* Phone How can we help? My preferred House of Travel Store* Select Outlet Auckland Albany: Auckland North Botany Junction: Auckland South Browns Bay: Auckland North Devonport: Auckland North Ellerslie: Auckland Central Hobsonville: Auckland West Howick: Auckland East Milford: Auckland North New Lynn: LynnMall Auckland West Newmarket: Auckland Central Orewa: Auckland North Parnell: Auckland Central Ponsonby: Auckland Central Remuera: Auckland Central St Heliers: Auckland East Takanini: Auckland South Takapuna: Auckland North Whangaparaoa: Auckland North Bay of Plenty Mt Maunganui Papamoa Rotorua Tauranga CBD the Crossing Canterbury Ashburton Barrington: Christchurch South Christchurch City: Christchurch Central Ferrymead: Christchurch East High Street Lanes: Christchurch Central Hornby: Christchurch West Merivale: Christchurch Central Northlands: Papanui Christchurch North Rangiora Riccarton: Christchurch Central Shirley: Christchurch North Timaru Upper Riccarton: Christchurch West Hawke's Bay / Gisborne Havelock North Jenny Nilsson: Hastings Nelson / Marlborough Blenheim Motueka Nelson Richmond Northland Kerikeri: Northland Whangarei: Northland Otago / Southland Alexandra Balclutha Dunedin Lakers Gore Lakers Invercargill Oamaru Wakatipu: Queenstown Wanaka Taranaki / Manawatu Broadway: Palmerston North New Plymouth Stephen Parsons: Palmerston North Wanganui Waikato Calder & Lawson: Hamilton East Cambridge Coromandel: Whangamata Hamilton: Hamilton Central Matamata Morrinsville Taupo Te Awamutu Wellington / Wairarapa Featherston Street: Wellington City Hunter St CBD: Wellington City Johnsonville: Wellington North Kapiti Coast: Paraparaumu Lower Hutt: Wellington North Masterton West Coast Greymouth Hokitika Westport I would like to receive email updates on the latest HOT holiday deals HOT Privacy Statement * required fields Similar Journeys Add or remove from Wishlist National Geographic Journeys with G adventures Read more Add or remove from Wishlist 9 things you need to know before you cruise Read more Done this? Tell your friends about it.