Family South Africa’s Garden Route and Safari

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 12 days
  • tour type Small group Request as private
  • minimum participants 11
  • age requirement 7-95 yrs
  • max group size 18
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-17208
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Cape Town, South Africa
  • Ends Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Spot elephant and search for leopard in Addo National Park
  • Explore Cango Caves and discover the famous Garden Route
  • Discover the Western Cape and take a cablecar up Table Mountain
Starting in Cape Town and ending in Port Elizabeth, the tour "Family South Africa’s Garden Route And Safari" is a guided family trip that takes 12 days. You will travel through Table Mountain, Tsitsikamma National Park, Addo Elephant National Park and 6 other destinations in South Africa. "Family South Africa’s Garden Route And Safari" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

From the top of Table Mountain to dramatic sea cliffs, beautiful sandy beaches and underground cavern, South Africa has it all. Experience the thrill of a safari, try river rafting, caving and whale watching as we explore the best of South Africa's famous Garden Route.

Addo Elephant National Park - Search for elephant, lion and leopard on a safari game drive

Cape Town - Have a guided tour around Robbin Island and District six museum, ascend to the top of the iconic Table Mountain and see African penguins in Stony Point

Garden Route - Tsitsikamma National Park, a beautiful marine and forest park along the famous Garden Route and sea kayaking in Plettenberg Bay

Wildlife - Seals in Hout Bay, Ostriches in Oudtshoorn and a safari park at the end of the trip, not to forget Whales off Hermanus between June and November
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  • Day 1 : Join trip in Cape Town. Scale Table Mountain
  • Day 2 : Catch the ferry to Robben Island. Free afternoon
  • Day 3 : Cape Town. Hout Bay boat trip and Cape Point. Visit a skateboard park.
  • Day 4 : District Six Museum, Stony Point penguin colony and whale watching in Hermanus. Drive to Breede River
  • Day 5 : Rafting along the Breede River
  • Day 6 : Visit Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of South Africa and explore the deep caverns of the Cango Caves
  • Day 7 : Drive the Garden Route from Knysna to Plettenberg Bay. Sea kayaking along the coast at Central Beach
  • Day 8 : Free time around Plettenberg Bay and beach
  • Day 9 : Discover Robberg Nature Reserve. Treehouse accommodation in the tree canopy
  • Day 10 : Morning walk and snorkelling in Tsitsikamma Marine Park
  • Day 11 : Addo Elephant National Park
  • Day 12 : Tour ends in Port Elizabeth
  • 11 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 3 Dinners
  • Noordhoek Village Hotel (3 nights)
  • Round the Bend Lodge (2 nights)
  • De Poort Country Lodge (1 night)
  • The Dunes Resort (2 nights)
  • Teniqua Treetops (1 night)
  • Tsitsikamma Coastal Cottages (1 night)
  • Addo Elephant Forest Cabins (1 night)
  • Driver(s)
  • 4WD
  • Boat
  • Ferry
  • Minibus
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Local Guide(s)
  • Any international flights to Cape Town and from Port Elizabeth are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Family South Africa’s Garden Route and Safari tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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REQUEST A PRIVATE, CUSTOMIZABLE DEPARTURE By design, this is a group tour. You can however request a private, customized version of this tour for yourself or your private group of people. Private departures are usually more expensive, but come with these benefits:
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Family South Africa’s Garden Route and Safari tour. You can cancel the tour up to 72 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 71 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 01 June 2023, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 01 June 2023, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 71 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Family South Africa’s Garden Route and Safari tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Family South Africa’s Garden Route and Safari tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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