Garden Route itinerary
Top 5 Africa
African Safari, Tour Operator
GARDEN ROUTE ITINERARY
Arrive in Port Elizabeth Airport ·
Pick up your Avis Car Group B – Polo Player or similar ·
Make your way to Shamwari Game Reserve ·
Spend 2 night at Shamwari Game Reserve (Bayethi Lodge) on a full board basis including all Meals, 2 Game drives per day and local drinks.
Shamwari Game Reserve Travel along the Malaria Free Garden Route to Shamwari Game Reserve, the ultimate luxury big five African safari adventure and conservation effort coupled with responsible tourism. Shamwari Private Game Reserve is home to Africa’s Big 5 (elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard), is malaria free and is situated in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. This reserve has received numerous international awards, including the World’s Leading Conservation Company and Game Reserve for many consecutive years. Luxury safari accommodation is offered in 7 different lodges on this private game reserve. Choose a lodge that compliments your ideal African experience.
After your morning game drive and breakfast make your way to Plettenberg Bay ·
Spend 1 night at Emily Moon River Lodge in 1 x luxury room on a BB Basis
Emily Moon River Lodge Perched high on a hill overlooking the spectacular view of the winding Bitou River, it’s wetland and far distant mountains is Emily Moon River Lodge and Restaurant Emily’s in Plettenberg Bay . Passing through the gate at the end of the road you’d be forgiven for thinking you’d stepped back in time. The feeling of a bygone era is just what Mark and Christine wanted to achieve with the creation of their magical luxury lodge. There are eight beautiful suites each given its own identity and individuality following an Afro chic theme, each has its own seating area with a fireplace, television, a completely private deck and spacious bathroom. Nothing has been spared to make this a very special experience. Each lodge sleeps two people on a bed and breakfast basis.
Make your way with your Avis car Polo Player or similar to Sedgfield ·
Spend 2 nights at Lake Pleasant living in a Luxury standard room inclusive of breakfast
Lake Pleasant Living The Garden Route, a panoramic region idyllically placed between the Indian Ocean and the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma mountains, is home to Lake Pleasant Living Exclusive Holiday Suites in the Knysna district. This charming property, built on the edge of one of the few natural freshwater lakes in the southern hemisphere, is a serene retreat set in the picturesque Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve. Enjoy Lake Pleasant as a holiday destination to stay. More than a hotel room, our spacious suites are equipped with all the modern conveniences. Experience ‘lifestyle living’ and not merely just a room to overnight. Expect comfort and luxury in a relaxed environment when visiting us. Lake Pleasant Living offers prolific birdlife, exceptional bass-fishing, mountain biking, boating and beautiful un-spoilt beaches nearby, as well as many world-class golf courses and a wide variety of attractions to enjoy.
Drive to Hermanus, which will take you approximately 4 hours ·
Spend 2 nights at Pebble Beach Guesthouse in 1 x standard Room inclusive of breakfast
Pebble Beach Guest House Pebble Beach Guest House, nestled in the majestic Hermanus Mountains, is an enchanting base from which to explore the wonders of Hermanus...adjacent to the picturesque Hermanus Golf Club and overlooking the 25th green, it is only minutes from the beach, cliff path, whale watching and the Hermanus Village. From the sun-drenched swimming pool area you are treated to the magnificent backdrop of the Overberg Mountain range and the world renowned Fernkloof Nature Reserve. A pathway beginning at our entrance will lead you deep into the Fernkloof Nature Reserved and its indigenous Fynbos. Enjoy a stroll along the romantic Hermanus cliff path and hold your breath as a mother whale and her new-born calf come within metres of the rocky shoreline. Here you will discover why Hermanus offers the best land-based whale watching in the world! Pebble Beach offers exclusive accommodation with seven innovative designer bedrooms, each with its own bathroom and furnished balcony. Vaulted ceilings, African-Indo furnishings and a neo colonial wrap around balcony combine to bring you an unforgettable experience. When you become just a bit too relaxed for a trip to the beach, simply cool down in our crystal-clear pool situated amongst wild olive trees in a sun drenched courtyard.
Drive to Cape Town, which will take you approximately 2 hours ·
Drop off your Avis Car hire at Cape Town International Airport. ·
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EXCLUSIONS Meals and drinks not specified All other services not specified Travel Insurance Visas (if required) Curious and other items of a personal nature Gratuities
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