Route 62

Spectacular scenery

Charming towns

Encounter with elephants

Knysna Lagoon & Heads

Plattenberg Bay


Tour code – PLAT.code:  021

Departure – Every day

With THETA registered tour guide

Transport in an air-conditioned luxury vehicle

3 or 4 Star accommodation Includes 3 Breakfasts and 3 Dinners

Note: Min  2pax

PLAT.code:  021      Overland Tours / Departures from Cape Town      From $854  PP

A 4 day tour along one of the most beautiful stretches of South Africa’s coastline between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. Mountains crowd close to a shoreline dotted with beaches and bays and vividly coloured wild flowers delight the eye. Visit Oudtshoorn, known for its large ostrich farming industry and home to the Cango Caves. Enjoy a cruise along the serene Keurbooms River and interact with the gentle giants at the Elephant Sanctuary. Also visit a free-flight bird sanctuary and the inspiring Tsitsikamma National Park.


Day 1       Cape Town / Route 62 / Oudtshoorn       (Dinner).

Depart Cape Town and travel along Route 62 to Barrydale for lunch (own cost). Continue to Oudtshoorn – the ‘feather capital’ of the world. Visit a working ostrich farm for a guided tour. Check into your accommodation in the late afternoon before enjoying dinner. Overnight Hlangana Lodge or similar.

Day 2       Oudtshoorn / Knysna / Plettenberg Bay      (Breakfast, Dinner).

Enjoy a morning tour of the Cango Caves – one of the natural wonders of the world. Continue to the lagoon side town of Knysna – the gem of the Garden Route. Enjoy some time at leisure at the Knysna Waterfront before proceeding to The Crags near Plettenberg Bay. Begin on an informative cruise up the Keurbooms Riverbefore arriving at your lodge where you will spend the following two nights. Freshen up before dinner at the lodge. Overnight Hog Hollow Country Lodge.

Day 3       Garden Route       (Breakfast, Dinner).

After breakfast, get up-close-and-personal with nature at the Elephant Sanctuary. The visit presents you with the opportunity to touch, feed and photograph these gentle animals. After lunch (to own account), visit Birds of Eden – the largest free-flight bird aviary in the world. Optional: Whale & Dolphin boat experience (weather & time permitting; not included) before returning to the lodge. Overnight Hog Hollow Country Lodge.

Day 4      Plettenberg Bay / Tsitsikamma      (Breakfast)

After breakfast and check-out , journey along the final leg of the Garden Route to the beautiful Tsitsikamma National Park. Enjoy a walk along the suspension bridge across the Storms River mouth gorge which offers visitors incredible views and photo opportunities. The tour ends in Port Elizabeth at approximately 18h00 with drop-off at the airport or your P.E based hotel.

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