An exciting family adventure to discover South Africa's picturesque 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'.
Explore the spectacular coast
View amazing wildlife
Discover the magic of Cape Town
See whales & sharks
One of the first stops on this exciting itinerary is Tsitsikamma, a highlight of the Garden Route, with a wonderful lagoon and forest to explore, perhaps on a tree-top canopy tour. At Knysna, you can go whale and dolphin watching, then it's time for a change of scene as you visit an ostrich farm in the Klein Karoo.
Finally, 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.
This is a varied itinerary to a malaria-free area, with an emphasis on the natural world: mountains, wildlife, forests, coast and marine life. You have an option of a guide/driver to accompany your family, or you may prefer to self drive.
Day1: Depart UK
Overnight flight to Port Elizabeth via Johannesburg.
Days2-3: Arrive Port Elizabeth, transfer to Addo Elephant Park
Enjoy a wildife safari in Addo Elephant Parkm with an optional visit to a private nature reserve at Kenton-on-Sea, a great place for bird watching.
Days4-5: Transfer to Plettenberg Bay
Drive to Plettenberg Bay via Tsitsikamma National Park and Storms River, and visit a primate sanctuary.
Travel to Oudsthoorn, visit an ostrich farm and wildlife ranch, and stay on a working farmstead.
Days8-9: Cape Town
Drive through Winelands to Cape Town, where families can visit Cape Point and its colony of African (Jack Ass) penguins, plus enjoy free time to explore the ‘Mother City’.
Day10: Depart Cape Town
Transfer to Cape Town Airport for an overnight flight back to the UK.
Day11: Arrive UK
Prices from (exc. international flights):£2,699per adult,£1,999per child
Prices from (inc. flights from/to UK):£3,721per adult,£2,786per child
Child prices apply for ages 11 and under at the time of travel.
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