Garden Route Unexplored

Nature Lover’s Garden Route – 5 Day (GRU108)

R7,900.00

D A Y 1

14:30
Game Drive Botlierskop Reserve

With the magnificent Outeniqua Mountains as a backdrop and sweeping views out over the glistening Indian Ocean below. 4200 hectares of reserve offers four of the Big 5 ( lion, elephant, buffalo and rhino) Various day-activities available.

For dinner we recommend the following options:
Cafe Gannet
Pizza E Vino
Carola Ann’s

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

09:00
Depart for George

10:00
Walk through the George Botanical Garden

Come take a leisurely stroll and escape to the beauty of Mother Nature.  This 18 hectares of gardens focuses on plants endemic to the Southern Cape region.  Enjoy a cup of tea at the Garden Café.  Run by a private trust the GRBF Trust, a registered environmental NGO with PBO status.  Plant lovers will be inspired and fall in love.

For lunch we recommend the following options in George:
La Capannina
101 Meade
Nina’s

14:00
Depart for Knysna

16:00
Leisure

For dinner we recommend the following options:
Sirocco
Dry Dock

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

D A Y 3

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

10:00
Guided walk through Knysna forest

Helen Persello will be your guide, and will meet and escort you from your guest house. The Knysna forest covers approximately 568 square kilometers. Rainfall is throughout the year. The forest have survived nearly 200 years of exploitation and is now part of the Garden Route National Park.

For lunch we recommend the following options:
Dry Dock
34 Degrees South

14:00
Depart for Plettenberg Bay

For dinner we recommend the following options:
Nineteen89
The Fat Fish

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

10:00
Birds of Eden

Come walk through he world’s larges free flight aviary and bird sanctuary.  The mesh dome was built over 2.3 hectares of indigenous forest, and is up to 55 meters above ground leave at its highest point.  Housing around 220 different types of birds and more than 3500 birds live in the sanctuary.  Come be amazed buy their beauty, colours and songs

Monekeyland

The world’s first free-roaming multi-species primate sanctuary, with over 550 primates of various species – Capuchin Monkeys, Ring-tailed and Black-and-white Ruffed Lemurs, Gibbons and Howler Monkeys, to name a few. Monkeyland opened its doors in 1998.  Walk along the 128-metre suspension bridge, which runs through the forest canopy, giving you the chance to see the primates.

Jukani

Come admire the majestic big cats of the world.  Jukani offers visitors the opportunity to see Lions, Tigers, Leopards, Pumas and Jaguars all free roaming in there large natural habitat, designed and built around each individual animal’s needs.  All the big cats have been rescued or re-homed from facilities that could no longer care for them.  Please Note: Jukani is a NO Touch facility.

We recommend lunch at Monkeyland

14:00
Depart for Oudtshoorn

For dinner we recommend the following options:
Black Swan
Annie’s Bistro
Jemima’s

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

D A Y 5

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

05:00 / 06:00 (Depends on season)
Meerkat Experience

Arrive at dawn and witness these incredible little creatures emerging out of their burrows, just in time to soak up the morning sun, before they head about their daily activities.  While traveling to their homes, you may be lucky enough to spot some of the 22 species of animals on the reserve.  Sit back and soak up the morning rays with the Meerkat’s and enjoy their company.

9:00
Rosedalia – R200 Voucher

You are welcome to enjoy your breakfast here.

Pop in to this charming Farm Stall on the border of town.  Enjoy some coffee and cake and browse the local arts and crafts.

10:00
Ostrich experience including lunch at High Gate Ostrich Farm

Traditional Ostrich Tour is not only enlightening but also fun for the whole family. Learn all about ostriches, feed one by hand, and watch as our staff expertly demonstrate the various crafts using the ostrich’s exquisite feathers, eggs, and leather. You will be in awe with the beauty of your surroundings, with the Klein Karoo valley and the picturesque Swartberg Mountains

14:00
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:

  • Game drive at Botlierskop Game Reserve
  • Accommodation in a 4 start guest house or similar
  • Breakfasts are included
  • Entrance to Botanical Gardens George
  • Guided Forest Walk in Knysna
  • Entrance to Monkeyland, Birds of Eden and Jukani
  • Meerkat Experience in Oudtshoorn
  • R200 voucher for Rosedalia
  • Highgate Ostrich experience including lunch

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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