Indulge in a 10 day breakaway that starts in Cape Town, following the road through Overberg, the Little Karroo and the Garden Route. Explore the beauty of these Cape regions by road. Your adventure will take you to Hermanus, Oudtshoorn and then off to Tsitikamma, which provides you with the perfect balance between relaxation and outdoors adventure.
Start: Cape Town/ End: Port Elizabeth
- 9 x nights accommodation
- 7 x Breakfasts
- Group C vehicle rental for 10 days (can be upgraded at request)
Please note this is a self drive itinerary, but a local driver guide can be arranged upon request
How to get started?
Your journey begins
3 nights in Cape Town
Start your adventure in Cape Town. Upon arrival at Cape Town International Airport, you will be met by a representative who will hand over your vehicle.
The next 3 x nights, you can explore the Mother city in all it’s glory. Table Mountain, Cape Point, V & A waterfront and the winelands. If this is not your first visit to Cape Town, we can arrange some alternative activities for you, cycle in the Township of Khayelitcha or ride a Scooter through the Botanical Gardens.
Stay 3 nights at Derwent House Boutique Hotel
Be enchanted by the Mother City
You’re at the centre of the glorious rush that is this magical city – yet nestled in the comfort and serenity of your luxurious base camp in a quiet residential neighbourhood at the foot of Table Mountain, steps away from happening Kloof Street.
The rooms have all the luxuries and amenities that you require, such as flat screen TV, Coffee & Tea making facilities, aircon/ heating. When you decide to stay in , you can relax by the pool
Included: Bed & Breakfast
2 nights in Hermanus
Explore the seaside town just 2 hour drive from Cape Town. The coastal town is known for excellent whale watching and also have some of the best beaches which includes Voelklip & Grotto. The town is filled with Art Galleries and nice little Coffee shops and if you want to be our and about you can go for a hike. walk the popular cliff path or explore some wine tasting in the Greater area
Stay 2 nights at Whale Rock Lodge
Whales, wine and beaches
WhaleRock Luxury Lodge is located on a half a hectare premises in Westcliff and boasts stunning lush green gardens and a large pool. Whale Rock is situated one block back from the sea and there is a distant sea view from the entrance garden. Whale Rock is situated across the road from the New Harbour where all Whale Watching Charters board. Walk out of the gate and you’ll find the beginning of the famous Cliff Path which meanders along the stunning Whale Coast of Hermanus.
With a total of 17 Luxurious individually decorated Rooms and Suites, two pools, lawns and gardens, WhaleRock Lodge is the perfect retreat for your leisure stay.
Included: Bed & Breakfast
2 nights in Oudtshoorn
Oudsthoorn has long been a favorite holiday destination in the Western Cape with lots to see in this little town they call Oudsthoorn, the capital of the Little Karoo or mostly known as the Klein Karoo which is the Afrikaans name for this semi desert region.
Oudtshoorn is also known as the “ostrich capital of the world” and is home to the Cango Caves. A 20-million-year-old network of limestone chambers stretching deep below the Klein Karroo.
Stay 2 nights at De Zeekoe Guest farm
Do as the Meerkats do & Relax in the Klein Karoo
Situated only 7km outside Oudtshoorn, in the Garden Route’s Klein Karoo, surrounded by the famous Swartberg and Outeniqua mountains, De Zeekoe’s unique charm & extraordinary activities attracts guests of a different kind. This hidden gem also has spectacular views with 168 bird species.
De Zeekoe offers a unique in the world opportunity to walk with Wild Meerkats (Five Shy meerkats) and to be part of the shy 5 experience!
Spend 2 nights here, where you will indulge in a Spa treatment at the Tranquility Spa and also join a walk with the meerkats.
Included: Bed & Breakfast
Your adventure continues
2 nights in Tsitsikamma
Tsitsikamma – the Garden of the Garden Route – Tsitsikamma is a Khoi word meaning “place of abundant or sparkling water”.
The region, which sits on a 200m high plateau stretches from the Bloukrans River in the west to the Tsitsikamma River in the east, is bordered on the north by the imposing Tsitsikamma Mountains and in the south by the Indian Ocean.
2 nights at Teniqua Treetop Lodge
Reacquaint yourself with nature and renew the harmony of your soul
Teniqua is a 3 Star Rated Self-catering Exclusive resort with accolades for birding, family-friendly, and hiking. Situated in 36 hectares of forest in the Garden Route this is off the beaten track and partially off the grid. The closest town, shop, and restaurant is 20 minutes away in the slow town called Sedgefield, so be sure to stock up with groceries on your way.
On-site amenities include a licensed bar serving drinks and refreshments only, a petting zoo, an art gallery, 2 forest trails and a river walk giving guests access to the Karatara river and rock pools.
All suites are nestled within the magnificent indigenous Knysna Forest. The suites are built in a gorge, so access is from ground level and the front of the suite is built on stilts ranging from two to six meters above ground, giving you breath-taking views of the Karatara Gorge or the majestic Knysna Forest.
Included: Self Catering
The END OF THE ROAD….for now