The Garden Route

The Garden Route itself stretches from Port Elizabeth to Mossel Bay, but in reality there are a number of other places to the west of Mossel Bay that you may want to see if you are driving the whole way to Cape Town.

Why visit The Garden Route ?

Famous for its dramatic scenery of coastal mountains, long expanses of sandy beaches and deep river gorges with wild and colourful vegetation, this is a wonderful area to explore for a few days with a hire car at your own pace.

At the end of the Garden Route lie several exclusive game reserves ideal for non-malarial game viewing. Walking, whale watching, riding, fishing, surfing or just relaxing in the comfort of some of South Africa’s most beautiful and spoiling hotels or country houses, the Garden Route has something to offer everybody.




No Visa is required for UK passport holders.

Health Requirements

No mandatory vaccinations are required.

Time Difference

GMT + 2 Hours

Flight Time

11.5 Hours Direct


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