Garden Route Tour
24/7 Windward coach charters can offer you a Garden Route Tour where you as our clients can either start your tour from Cape Town to Oudshoorn, or Cape Town to Knysna. Your tour can end being dropped off at George or Port Elizabeth Airport. We are wanting our client to experience the diverse beauty of the Garden Route at their leisure from 4days to 6days of their choice. Below are just some of the excursions that we can do while on the Garden Route. Please let us know if there is anything that you wish to do.
What can one expect to see and do while in Oudshoorn:
Experience the stunning variety of landscapes of the region by leaving the lush Cape Peninsula and heading off into the Klein Karoo semi arid desert region. Oudshoorn is very well known for their number one attraction, the "Cango Caves", discovered in the late 18th century, by Van Zyl with a single candle. He entered the cave complex of Stalactites which from the ceiling of a cave while stalagmites grow from the cave floor.
Cango Wildlife Ranch - Explore an Ancient Temple home to giant flying foxes, dazzling birdlife, diminutive antelop and thousands of sparkling Cichlids. Take a walk past the designer hogs, vultures and playful lemars, for the more daring, walk over the swing bridge that has an unexpected surprise and walk on a pond of 4metre crocodiles and for the extremely brave one can go cage diving in the world of crocodile cage dive.
Walk on a wooden walk way above the world's big cats - white lions, African leopards, white snow tigers and our cheetah - you also get the chance to sit with the cats. It is a once in a lifetime experience, not to be missed! We can arrange a hike through the Swartberg Mountains for those enjoy hiking, last but not least you can visit an Ostrich Farm and see these flightless birds face to face.
In order to see all the above and more you would need to spend two days or more in Oudshoorn.
What you can expect to see in Knysna with its beautiful surroundings, leaving the lush Cape Peninsula on this route, you get to see the different landscapes. Knysna is the heart of the Garden Route and was discovered by George Rex the illegitimate son of King George III - this beautiful little town offers boat rides with Featherbed company.
Knysna Elephant park also offers an experience with elephants allowing you to feed them, rides on the elephants can be arranged in advance.
What you can expect to do in Plettenberg Bay:
Plettenberg Bay offers a cruise to see the whales and dolphins common to this area all year round and in whale season you are able to see the Southern Right Whales too. Knysna and Plettenberg Bay can be seen comfortably in two days also allowing you to be dropped off at George Airport.
In addition to this Garden Route experience is the Port Elizabeth area and a bit further staying in the Tsitsikamma area. The three excursions can be done in this area is a walk through the Tsitsikamma National Park and the Canopy Trail where you slide through the trees approximately 3 hours of fun including the world famous Bloukrans Bungy jump.
Another two days for the Port Elizabeth area.
So as you can see this Garden Route can be made to suit your needs. We look forward to hearing from you to make your holiday full of memories. If required we can assist with your accommodation with suppliers whom we regulary make use of and include it in your package per person.