Klein Karoo &
Garden Route


4 Days Cape Town to Port Elizabeth

This tour is also available from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town.

Discover the wonders of the Klein Karoo. Interact with elephants and ostriches, enjoy an ocean safari and embark on a sunset oyster cruise on the Knysna estuary before trekking through the Tsitsikamma Forest en route to Port Elizabeth.

Tour Dates

This tour is available throughout the year, please contact us for booking information.

Tour Price

The tour price varies according to group size, accommodation and activities. Remember, all our tours can be combined to create a personal itinerary for your own dream holiday.  Please contact us for a quotation.

Self Drive Holidays

This tour is also available as a self drive holiday.

Tour Summary

Day 1
Cape Town to Oudtshoorn via Route 62

Day 2
Oudtshoorn to Knysna via Wilderness

Day 3
Knysna to Plettenberg Bay and back

Day 4
Knysna to Port Elizabeth via Tsitsikamma

Detailed 4 Day Tour Plan

Day 1: Cape Town to Oudtshoorn via Route 62

Arrive at Cape Town International Airport. This morning you will head north then via Route 62 towards Oudtshoorn, a picturesque route that encompasses the contrasting regions of the Western and Eastern Cape. Enjoy lunch (own account) en route and the gorgeous views of the Tradouw Valley followed by a traditional Mampoer tasting (included). We make our way to an ostrich farm in the Cango Valley. Take a tour of the farm and be introduced to the large, flightless and exotic ostrich. For the daring, enjoy an optional ostrich ride. Once at the lodge freshen up and enjoy some leisure time, or participate in an optional game drive (own account). Enjoy a dinner of local fare in this quaint, rural lakeside setting.

Overnight at Buffelsdrift Game Lodge or similar. Dinner, Bed and breakfast. 

Day 2: Oudtshoorn to Knysna via Wilderness

After breakfast you will have the rare opportunity to experience an elephant interaction as well as being able to feed the African elephants that were all raised at the lodge. Leaving these gentle giants, we visit the Cango Caves, a 20 million year old natural treasure at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains before making our way over the Outeniqua Pass. Our next scenic stop is in Wilderness. Enjoy photo opportunities and unspoilt views at Map of Africa lookout point (weather permitting) before we continue on our journey to Knysna. On arrival, check into your hotel before embarking on a Sunset Knysna Oyster Cruise (weather permitting), an informative and interactive cruise introducing you to the wild Knysna oyster. Dinner (own account).

Overnight at Protea Hotel Knysna Quays  or similar. Bed and breakfast. 

Day 3: Knysna to Plettenberg Bay and back

After breakfast we make our way to Plettenberg Bay. From Lookout Beach you will be taken on an Ocean Safari (weather permitting), dedicated to observation and conservation and allowing for extensive whale, dolphin and seal watching. Following lunch (own account), we take a guided tour of the Qolweni Township, school and crèche. Guests are welcome to donate pencils, books and other stationary. Arrive at your Knysna hotel and enjoy some leisure time before we make our way to the Knysna Waterfront for dinner (own account).

Overnight at Protea Hotel Knysna Quays or similar. Dinner, bed and breakfast. 

Day 4: Knysna to Port Elizabeth via Tsitsikamma Forrest

Departing the hotel after breakfast, we head east towards Port Elizabeth via Storm’s River and the beautiful and Tsitsikamma Forest. Our first stop brings us to the Storms River. Take in the dramatic sights on the suspension bridge of the Storms River Mouth. Enjoy lunch (own account) in the indigenous Tsitsikamma Forest area. Arrive at Port Elizabeth in the late afternoon where you will be dropped off at your Port Elizabeth Hotel or Port Elizabeth International Airport.

All tours can be combined in any combination to create a personal itinerary for your own dream holiday.

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