Arrival in Cape Town and transfer to your guest house where you will be spending the next few nights.
Your rental car will be delivered in the morning and you will have the rest of the day free to explore the sights of Cape Town.
Free day in Cape Town – you can spend the day exploring the Cape Peninsula, visit the penguin colony at Boulders Beach or some shopping at the V&A Waterfront.
Today is your last day in Cape Town – for the energetic do a hike up Table Mountain (or take the Cable-way – its quicker!) otherwise relax on the beach or visit Robben Island.
Today you take the coastal road via Hermanus (recommended for lunch), heading inland to Swellendam where you will spend the night.
The road takes you to the Garden Route where you can base yourself either in Knysna which is a quaint lagoon town or Plettenberg Bay if you prefer to be right by the beach.
DAY SEVEN & EIGHT:
You have 2 free days to explore the sights in and around- stroll the beaches, take a walk in the Knysna forest, do some shopping or just relax. You can visit an elephant sanctuary, Monkeyland and Birds of Eden.
DAY NINE & TEN:
Today you take the road to the Eastern Cape where the nexttwo nights will be spent in a malaria free, big five game reserve. There are choices of reserves from the Addo region, Lalibela, Kariega or Amakhala- depending on your preference. Your stay at any of the game lodges includeall meals and 2 daily game drives with experienced game rangers who willshare their knowledge of the bush with you.
Traveling inland to the Karoo town of Oudtshoorn and home to the Cango Caves. Choices of accommodation in Oudtshoorn would be either in the town itself or on a working ostrich farm.
The journey takes you along the Route 62, traveling past wine farms with lovely country scenery. Overnight in Montagu area.
Today the road takes you to the Winelands region where you have a wide choice of accommodation in the Stellenbosch, Franschoek, Paarland Wellington areas.
Depending on the time of your flight, we suggest you spend the day exploring the local wine farms – enjoy a lunch at one of the wine estates before heading to the airport for your flight home after a relaxing self-drive holiday.