Garden Route Unexplored

Discover the Garden Route – 6 Day (GRU102)

R8,900.00

D A Y 1

13:30
Lunch at Salt & Copper Restaurant including a Gin Tasting experience (Voucher R300)

Harmony Distillery is South Africa’s first distillery to produce a handcrafted gin with Honeybush (Cyclopia spp.) as a signature ingredient.  Come and taste this delight and then enjoy lunch at Salt & Copper Restaurant.  Stroll around Hart & Bosh Village, there is plenty for the kids to do.

Explore the market if you visit over a weekend.

16:00
At leisure

We recommend the following activities:
Diaz Museum
Explore the centre of town and the Point Area

We recommend the following options for dinner:
Cafe Gannet
Sea Gypsy
Cork & Plunger

Your accommodation is based on a 4-star Guest House or equivalent

D A Y 2

Breakfast will be served at your Guest House, and is included in your package

Come explore the rural Mossel Bay!

10:00

Outeniqua Moon – Percheron Horses

Experience a thrilling horse drawn carriage ride and get to know more about the Percheron Horses. This magical 100 hectare mountain farm situated in Ruiterbosch is guaranteed to take your breath away.  It’s also the home to the biggest horses in South Africa.  Enjoy the farm while riding on a horse drawn carriage.

12:00
Lunch at Ruiterbosch Lodge (R200 voucher)

Come and enjoy a farm styled lunch at Die Afdak.  There is loads for the kids to do, from the Kids Play Area to the petting zoo.  Sit back and relax with a cold drink of your choose and breathe in the fresh mountain air.  Soon to open is the new Butterfly Sanctuary and Farm Stall.

13:30
Depart for Klein Brak along scenic back roads – we will make sure that you have a detailed map.

15:00
Wine tasting at Boplaas Cellars
Beer tasting at Salty River Beer House (R150 voucher)

Come and experience the range of Boplaas Family Vineyard wines, only a stone’s throw from the crashing surf of the Southern Cape coast near Klein Brak Rivier, this is not farm but a satellite tasting room, offering all the products that Boplaas in Calitzdorp offers.

Your accommodation is based on a 4-star Guest House or equivalent

We recommend the following options for dinner:
Cafe Gannet
Carola Ann’s
Kingfisher

D A Y 3

Breakfast will be served at your Guest House, and is included in your package

09:00
Depart for George

10:00
Redberry Farm

Explore the Red Berry Farm with all the activities, and enjoy an early lunch (R150 Voucher)

If you are a berry lover you will love Redberry Farm. This idyllic farmstead is a commercial strawberry grower and popular family entertainment venue that appeals to visitors of all ages.  Pick your own strawberries, explore the largest permanent hedge maze in the Southern Hemisphere.  Tea Garden, Farm Stall, Outdoor playground, pedal go-carts and pony rides to bumper boats and bubble balls on the dam.

13:00
Depart for Knysna but we are taking you the along the scenic route – Detailed map will be provided. Explore the old road between George and Knysna and enjoy a moment at the Map of Africa in Wilderness

16:00
Leisure

We recommend the following options for dinner:
Dry Dock
Sirocco

Your accommodation is based on a 4-star Guest House or equivalent

D A Y 4

Breakfast will be served at your Guest House, and is included in your package

09:00
Guided walk in Knysna Forest

Rose Bilborough will escort you on a walking tours of the indigenous Knysna forest. She will impart insight into the history of the region as well as info on the trees of the forest and the creatures of the area.. Wear comfortable shoes, mosquito repellent and bring your camera!

12:00
Depart for Wilderness

13:00
Stop for lunch in Wilderness Village

We recommend the following options for lunch:
Cocomo
Blue Olive

14:30
Depart for Oudtshoorn via George and the Outeniqua pass.

16:30
Leisure

Your accommodation is based on a 4-star Guest House or equivalent

We recommend the following options for dinner:
The Black Swan
Nostalgie (reservations essential)
Jemimas

D A Y 5

Breakfast will be served at your Guest House, and is included in your package

9:00
Bush Safari at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Experience wild game, birds and bush on this guided drive. With the Swartberg mountains as backdrop and a magnificent waterhole at your doorstep, it’s the closest you’ll get to the wild of the Klein Karoo. With a variety of wild life from the Elephant to the Meerkat you will not be disappointed.  There is even free roaming Cheetah’s to be spotted

13:00
Lunch at Buffeldrift Game Lodge (R200 Voucher)

14:30
Olive Tasting at Surval Boutique Olive Estate

Surval’s olive tasting is a must do experience when visiting Oudtshoorn. Join us for an informative session on olives, how they are grown and the taste the different varieties. Surval also produces award winning olive oil so remember to bring your wallet with for some shopping!

16:00
Wine Tasting at Karusa Wines

Karusa is a family operated and managed wine & fruit farm. Situated at the foothills of the majestic Swartberg in the tranquil and scenic Cango Valley in Schoemanshoek, close to Oudtshoorn. The farm is en-route to the world-famous Cango Caves.  Karusa is the first Klein Karoo winery to plant exotic Mediterranean cultivars like Mourvedre and Grenache Noir.

Your accommodation is based on a 4-star Guest House or equivalent

We recommend the following options for dinner:
The Black Swan
Nostalgie (reservations essential)
Jemimas 

D A Y 6

Breakfast will be served at your Guest House, and is included in your package

9:00
Safari Ostrich Farm

Meet these magnificent birds in person. Established as a tourist attraction in 1956 by two good friends: Derek Fisch and Harry Lipschitz – both being 4th generation ostrich farmers. This farm boast a beautiful old homestead build with sandstone called a “Feather Palace” dating back to 1910.  Learn all there is to Ostrich farming will enjoying the Klein Karoo fresh air.

11:00
Leisure

We recommend the following options:
Klein Karoo Emporium
CP Nel Museum
Historical Walk in the heart of Oudtshoorn
Dorpshuis Antiques
Karoo Antiques

We recommend the following options for lunch:
Annie’s Bistro
La Dolce Vita

13:00
Depart for your next destination

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The Fine Print

This is a self-drive package

Terms and conditions:

  • 50% deposit with reservation
  • remaining 50% due 30 days before arrival
  • If booking less than 30 days before arrival – 100% of tour price will be charged
  • Not recommended for children under 12

Tour price includes:

  • Lunch and Tasting at Salt and Copper
  • Accommodation in a 4-star guest house or similar
  • Horse Drawn Carriage Ride at Outeniqua Moon
  • Lunch at Ruiterbosch Lodge
  • Wine Tasting at Boplaas
  • Beer Tasting at Salty River
  • R150 at Red Berry Farm, George
  • Guided Forest Walk Experience in Knysna
  • Game Drive Experience at Buffelsdrift
  • Lunch at Buffelsdrift
  • Olive Tasting at Surval
  • Wine Tasting at Karusa

Tour price excludes:

  • Meals not specified in itinerary, drinks, personal expenses
  • Any suggestions as per the itinerary – marked in italics
  • Car hire or flights
  • Travel insurance will be for your own account

Cancellation policy:

  • 31 days or more before arrival – 25% cancellation fee
  • 30 days or less before arrival – 100% cancellation fee
  • Confirmation of reservations subject to availability
  • Prices valid till 30 November 2021
  • Prices subject to change
  • E&OE
  • One contact number available 24 hrs for support: 087 806 4200
  • Please note that all business adhere to strict COVID-19 regulations
  • With your confirmation you will receive a welcome info pack with all relevant information, emergency numbers and our office provide 24hr support.

 

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