Families Africa South Africa Suggested Itinerary Garden Route And Cape Town

Garden Route & Cape Town 12 days

Family adventure holiday to South Africa which is packed with discovery and nature activities. A chance to see the big seven as you head along the beautiful southern coast with your family


Tailor-made family holidays in South Africa

You can...

  • Explore South Africa's spectacular coast.
  • See amazing wildlife and whales and sharks too!
  • Discover the magic of Cape Town.

Discover the stunning 'Garden Route'. See elephant, lion, buffalo, rhino and leopard at Addo Elephant Park(as well as Southern Right whale and Great White shark at Woody Cape - making The Big Seven!).

Tsitsikamma has a wonderful lagoon and forest to explore; perhaps on a tree-top canopy tour. At Knysna, you can go whale and dolphin watching or try bungee-jumping. Then, a change of scene as you visit an Ostrich Farm in the Klein Karoo and head to Cape Town, dramatically set between the Atlantic and Table Mountain. Many families like to spend extra time in Cape Town so you can extend your stay if you wish.

Day 1. Fly to Port Elizabeth
Overnight flight to Port Elizabeth via Johannesburg.
Day 2/3. Addo Elephant Park
Game drive in Addo Elephant Park. Optional visit Kenton on Sea Beach - a private game reserve, great for bird watching.
Day 4/5. Plettenberg Bay - Knysna Tsitsikamma NP visit
Drive to Plettenberg Bay via Tsitsikamma and Storms River. Visit and Primate Sanctuary
Day 6/7. Oudsthoorn
To Oudsthoorn and a stay on a working farmstead. Visit Ostrich Farm and Wildlife Ranch
Day 8. Cape Town
Drive through Winelands to Cape Town
Day 9/10. Cape Town
Cape Town stay. Cape Point and Jack Ass penguins plus free time to explore the 'Mother City'
Day 10/11. Late transfer to airport for overnight flight to London
Is it right for your family?
A varied itinerary with an emphasis on the natural world - mountains, wildlife, forests, coast and marine life. This area is malaria-free. You have an option of a guide/driver to accompany your family, or perhaps self drive.
  • Price: Land only ??2,699 (adult) ??999 (Child) Based on 1 child sharing with 2 adults on bed and breakfast basis.
  • Includes: National Park & Game Reserve entrance fees as per itinerary.