4 Day Garden Route Tour

Cape Adventure Zone is an established South African adventure company offering an exciting 4 Day Garden Route Tour, discovering the south eastern coastal paradise of South Africa.


The Garden Route tour offers a variety of adventure activities, a variety of landscapes, stunning scenery and quaint seaside towns. The area is well known for its ecologically different vegetation and plentiful lakes and lagoons. Explore the fynbos found in the Cape to the indigenous forests in Tsitsikamma.

This 4 day Garden Route tour offers encounters with ostriches and penguins, a visit to the Cango Caves and a Big 5 Game Drive.


Activity Details

4 Day / 3 Night
Departs Thursdays and Fridays
Pick up and drop off in Cape Town CBD included
Garden Route
Backpacker dorm at R5450 per person
Backpacker single/double/twin R5950 per person
Guesthouse single/double/twin R6250 per person
Additional Information:


Qualified guide

Pick up and drop off in Cape Town

Overnight accommodation (sharing)

Breakfast (as indicated)

Dinners (as indicated)

2x Big 5 Safari game drives at the Garden Route Game Lodge

Reptile Park

Entrance fees: Ostrich Farm, Cango Caves Heritage Tour,Tsitsikamma National Park and Penguins at Betty’s Bay


Purchases of a personal nature

Optional activities (Bloukrans Bungy and Boat Based Whale watching)


Personal, medical or rescue insurance

Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages



Day 1 – Cape Town to Oudtshoorn

Our route takes us via Route 62, traveling inland over the Overberg Region of the Western Cape. We also visit Ronnie’s Sex Shop! Afterwards we continue our way to Oudtshoorn which is South Africa’s Ostrich Capital. This town hosts the well-known Cango Caves which is a National Monument. Tonight we stay in Oudtshoorn.

Included meals: Dinner

Overnight accommodation (sharing)

Overnight: Oudtshoorn

Day 2 – Oudtshoorn to Storms River

After an early morning breakfast we shall visit the local Ostrich farm! We head to Knysna for lunch and to explore the Knysna heads. An optional extra is visiting the Knysna Elephant Park, where you have the opportunity to touch, feed and walk with earths largest land mammals! Yet another optional extra is an ocean Safari – spotting dolphins and Whales from a boat in Plettenberg Bay! We will make a quick stop en route at Bloukrans Bungy, which is the highest bungy in the world, at 216m!! Tonight we stay in Storms River Village.

Optional activities (Bloukrans Bungy and Boat Based Whale watching)

Included meals: Breakfast and dinner

Overnight: Storms River Village

Day 3 – Storms River to Garden Route Game Lodge

Today we head through to Tsitsikamma National Park for a hike to the ever famous Storms River mouth- walk on the recently finished Hanging Bridge, where we can take a dip in the Indian Ocean!! From here we head to the Garden Route Game Lodge where we can enjoy a Big 5 sunset game drive, fantastic buffet dinner and hot spring under the stars. We’ll also overnight in their award winning chalets.

Optional activities (Bloukrans Bungy and Boat Based Whale watching)

Included meals: Breakfast and dinner

Overnight: Garden Route Game Lodge

Day 4 – Garden Route Game Lodge – Cape Town

Early morning Game drive to see some animals you perhaps didn’t see the evening before followed by a scrumptious breakfast! After breakfast we will do a cheetah walk where the ranger feeds them and explains all about these magnificent animals. We make our way to Hermanus, which is famous for being the best land based whale watching site (in season) in South Africa and is a beautiful little town with wonderful Cliffside walks. Making our way back towards Cape Town, our last stop is at Stony Point where we visit the local penguin Colony – making our way back with spectacular views over False Bay.

Included meals: Breakfast