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Escorted South Africa Safari - Garden Route & Eastern Cape

Escorted South Africa Safari - Garden Route & Eastern Cape
A holiday in South Africa wouldn't be complete without a visit to the vibrant city of Cape Town, nestling in the shadow of Table Mountain and a gateway to the starkly beautiful Cape Peninsula. Your classic escorted tour of the Garden Route starts in Cape Town and ends in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth. You take in all the highlights from the evocative, sepia-tinged landscapes of the Klein Karoo to the jewel-bright greens and blues of the Garden Route forests and lagoons. Finishing with a "Big 5" Safari in the malaria-free Eastern Cape is the perfect way to end your anniversary holiday in the "Rainbow Nation". South Africa has a wealth of attractions that bring travelers back time and time again, and a holiday here will allow you to experience much of what this wonderful country has to offer at very good value to our Euro!
 
Top Trip Attractions:
- The exquisite beaches along the Garden Route, particularly Knysna, Plettenberg Bay and Tsitsikamma, are absolutely unmissable. Some of them can get quite busy in the high season however, so Wilderness is a quieter, but no less beautiful, option. 
- Cape Town is the ultimate introduction to the complex nation that is South Africa. The natural diversity shown in its splendid beaches, sheer cliffs and incredible Table Mountain give you an idea of the variety of the country’s landscapes.
- Amakhala Game Reserve may be smaller than some of the more famous national parks, but this just makes its game viewing more intimate. It’s often not as busy either, so it’s a great option for a South Africa safari.
 
Best Time To Visit - May to October: The dry season is the best time to spot wildlife on a South Africa safari and enjoy the beautiful coastline. It’s also the low season for tourists, before the busy festive period. 
 
What’s Included
  • Meet and greet services & all transfers in South Africa 
  • Shared escorted Garden Route Tour including 5 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, 5 nights’ accommodation, porterage, transport and sightseeing as specified
  • Services of an English speaking driver guide while on tour 
  • Game drives on Safari as specified
  • All accommodation and meals as specified
 
What’s Excluded
  • Flights & Taxes to South Africa, Cape Town and from Port Elizabeth, which will be priced on application
  • Safari guide or local gratuities (we suggest $10.- per person per day while on safari)
  • Drinks not mentioned, dining rooms tips, porterage, personal travel and baggage insurance 
  • Telephone bill, laundry and any items of a personal nature
  • Medical, evacuation or travel insurance
  • Note: proof of adequate Travel Insurance MUST be provided before departure.
 
Our Opinion
Andre - “Any holiday in South Africa wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Cape Town, nestling in the shadow of the Table Mountain. Let that be your gateway to the starkly beautiful Cape Peninsula, and the culinary delights of the Winelands. As you continue east you’ll take in the highlights of the wonderful Garden Route and a Safari in the Eastern Cape is a wonderful way to experience the African bush.”

Holiday Provided By

Organised by Paula Mullins

Paula Mullins, Travel Specialist

Total From

€2,599
per person

Nights  12

Pricing Information

Prices are based per person sharing, subject to availability 

International flights are included

Please call our sales team on +353 (1) 2412310 to book this tour.
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