Garden Route Splendor

Explore the picturesque Cape Garden Route at your own pace. This self-drive tour makes use of luxury boutique hotels and visits some of the most beautiful towns in South Africa.

Departs Daily!

Garden Route Splendor - Self Drive

What we like...

  • Stay at boutique 5 star properties for 11 nights
  • Includes 9 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 4 dinners
  • Visit the most picturesque area in South Africa - The Garden Route
  • Explore Cape Town at your leisure with this self-drive vacation
  • Includes Round trip economy International Air
  • Departs Daily!

Air-Inclusive from
$3,299
pp
Offer based per person on 2 adults sharing for departures from New York John F Kennedy (JFK) valid between May 01 - 30, 2017 and also August 11 - September 30, 2017

Departs Daily!

Itinerary

DAY 1: TRAVELING

Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your South African Airways flight to South Africa.

 

DAY 2: CAPE TOWN

On arrival in Johannesburg board your connecting flight to Cape Town, where on arrival you will collect your rental car and drive to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at the Alphen Boutique Hotel

CT Aerial
 
 

DAY 3: CAPE TOWN

Explore Cape Town at your own pace. We recommend visiting sites around the Cape Peninsula.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at the Alphen Boutique Hotel

Panorama
 
 

DAY 4: CAPE TOWN

Another full day to explore Cape Town. We recommend the Cape Wine Route, visiting towns of Stellenbosch, Paarl and Franschhoek.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at the Alphen Boutique Hotel

Vats Paarl Vintners
 
 

DAY 5: WHALE COAST

Drive along the False Bay coast to the Whale Route.

Overnight on a full board basis at the Mosaic Private Sanctuary

 
 

DAY 6: WHALE COAST

Spend the day at leisure or partake in one of the many activities available at Mosaic Private Sanctuary.

Overnight on a full board basis at the Mosaic Private Sanctuary

 
 

DAY 7: KNYSNA

Drive to the town of Knysna. We recommend that your route takes you past Cape Agulhus (Africa's most Southern tip) as well as the Garden Route town of George.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at the Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa

CAPE AGULHAS CAPE AGULHAS
 
 

DAY 8: KNYSNA

Spend the day at leisure. Perhaps take a boat trip on the Featherbed Nature Reserve

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at the Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa

Featherbed nature walk Featherbed lagoon walk Featherbed lookout point
 
 

DAY 9: EASTERN CAPE

After an early breakfast depart to the Eastern Cape to Kichaka Game Lodge

Overnight on a full board basis at Kichaka Game Reserve

 
 

DAY 10: EASTERN CAPE

A day at leisure on safari.

Overnight on a full board basis at Kichaka Game Reserve

 
 

DAY 11: DEPARTURE

After breakfast and your morning activity, drive to Port Elizabeth Airport for your flight to Johannesburg and onward connection home.

 

DAY 12: TRAVELING

Arrival in the United States at New York JFK or Washington Dulles airports.

 

WHAT'S INCLUDED

Round trip coach air on South African Airways from New York (JFK) or Washington(IAD) Airport to South Africa OR Tambo International Airport; Domestic coach air in South Africa as per the itinerary (Johannesburg - Cape Town and Port Elizabeth - Johannesburg); Accommodation as per the itinerary; Most meals as per the itinerary (9x breakfast, 4x lunches, 4x dinners); EuropCar Category F car rental - Toyota Carolla or similar with GPS navigation; All park fees and safari activities

 

EXCLUDES

Add on air from other US cities; Any meals or services not mentioned above; All Entrance fees; Any items of personal expense - i.e. drinks, telephone calls, laundry etc; Gratuities for rangers/guides/drivers; Fuel; Toll fees; Car Rental Contract Fee; One Way Drop off fee

 

The Alphen Boutique Hotel

The Alphen Boutique Hotel offers a 5 star spread of elegant riches, swathed in history and splashed with flair & colour.   This 17th century historical treasure across 11.5 acres...

Mosaic Private Sanctuary - Lagoon Lodge

Hidden amongst ancient milkwood trees, discover a place of extraordinary beauty for contemplation and adventure. Tucked away near the picturesque village of Stanford, Mosaic is the Cape’s...

The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

The Turbine Hotel and Spa was an ambitious project which transformed the old power station into a unique 5 star boutique hotel on the Garden Route with a massive wow factor.   The...

Kichaka Game Lodge

Situated in a private game reserve in the malaria-free Eastern Cape, Kichaka is the perfect place to enjoy a Big Five safari experience in quiet luxury.   Feel instantly at home - the...
Air-Inclusive from
$3,299
pp
Offer based per person on 2 adults sharing for departures from New York John F Kennedy (JFK) valid between May 01 - 30, 2017 and also August 11 - September 30, 2017

Departs Daily!

Price is per person based on double occupancy. Valid as of October 24, 2016 for departures from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) between May 01 - 30, 2017 and also August 11 - September 30, 2017 with the same itinerary available at higher prices during other travel periods. Other departure points and domestic flights within the U.S. can be booked. Price for other departure cities and/or travel dates may vary. Subject to availability and currency exchange rate fluctuations. Prices are valid for new bookings only, are not retroactive and may change without notice. Package includes all government and airline imposed taxes and fees. Baggage and optional service fees, cancellation charges and other restrictions may apply.

Free Car Rental excludes contract fee, fuel and one way drop off fee