The Garden Route is a spectacular part of South Africa’s coast line. With amazing beaches, rivers, indigenous forests and mountains, the Garden Route has something for everybody. The Garden Route is a popular holiday destination and attracts both local and international visitors. Meandering along the Garden Route, one will pass seaside villages and towns, dense forest areas, and encounter spectacular scenery. Activities available include hiking, surfing, canoeing, bungee jumping, safaris, and canopy tours.
Located fairly close to Cape Town, there are various tour options available. From comfortable guest house accommodation to budget camping safaris, there are tours to cater for all tastes. Most Garden Route tours include a visit to Oudtshoorn and the Cango caves as well as a Big 5 safari. All longer overland tours focusing on South Africa tend to include time on the Garden Route.