Garden Route, Winelands and Cape Town Tour

8 day fully guided tour taking in the most visited area in Africa, the scenic Garden Route , Cape Town and Franschhoek Winelands
Cape Town Tour

Tour Overview

Sit back, relax and let us plan every detail of your Garden Route and Cape Town vacation. With our expert local knowledge, and in collaboration with our tour partners we’ll design a bucket list tour, tailormade to your tastes.

Our 8-day Garden Route, Winelands and Cape Town tour is a firm favorite among our guests. This personal tour is fully guided and begins directly from Karoo Wild Lodge or Cape Town. It takes in the sights and sounds of the coastal Garden Route, Franschhoek Winelands and the city of Cape Town.

The cost of the tour is

  • $3500 single person, $2000 per person sharing, $1750 single additional
  • includes accommodation, breakfast, travel and personal guide
  • excludes additional meals, drinks, activities and any entrance fees


Itinerary Day 1-3

Depart from Karoo Wild Lodge, overnight (3 nights) in a 4 star boutique hotel on the beach and lagoon in Plettenberg Bay. Choose from a wide range of activities

  • shark cage diving or ocean safaris to view whales, dolphins or seals
  • deep sea fishing with Enrico Charters
  • wine tasting at Newstead, Bramon and Bitou Vineyards
  • Bloukrans bungee, the highest bungee jump in the world at 709 ft
  • Knysna heads and estuary tours
  • Monkeyland, Tanikwa and Birds of Eden wildlife sanctuaries
  • elephant feeding tour
  • beach hike along Robberg Peninsula, hike in the Knysna Forest or to Otter Trail waterfall
  • white sand beaches and shopping
  • choice of 7 nearby golf courses


Itinerary Day 4-5

Depart Plettenberg Bay for Franshhoek valley and overnight in a 4 star hotel in Franschhoek (1 night). Activities in Franschhoek include

  • hop aboard the wine tram to various historic wine estates, enjoy lunch in the vineyards
  • massage and beauty treatments
  • museums commemorating the arrival of the French Hugeunots in 1696

Afternoon departure for Cape Town, Overnight at a 4 star guesthouse along Camps Bays (3 nights). Enjoy a sunset dinner with one of the finest views in Africa.


Itinerary Day 6-8

Enjoy Cape Town, often credited as the most beautiful city in the world. Fully guided, personal tour of Cape Town includes

  • Peninsula tour around Cape Town visiting
    • penguins at Boulders Beach near Simonstown
    • Cape Point – dramatic meeting point of Indian and Atlantic Oceans
    • Cape Of Good Hope – impressive views
    • Chapman’s Peak Drive with it’s sheer cliffs dropping into the ocean
    • picturesque towns of Hout Bay, Mariners Wharf and Kommetjie
    • white sand beaches of Clifton, Camps Bay and Llandudno
  • table mountain cableway tour with 360 degree views of the city from Table Mountain
  • Victoria and Alfred Waterfront – an eclectic tourist experience
  • Constantia Wine Valley and Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
  • shopping, beautiful beaches and seaside restaurants
  • some secret spots we’ll visit