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Our guide to Garden Route Regional Information by our Garden Route local expert - Garden Route and Eastern Cape Destinations Choose a Garden Route or Eastern Cape destination from below for more information on each area or read our quick Garden Route Travel guide.
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Our guide to George by our Garden Route local expert - The sixth oldest town in South Africa, George has many beautiful historical landmarks to be visited, including some of the finest examples of Edwardian architecture in South Africa. Nestled at the foot of the Outeniqua Mountains and a short drive from the Indian Ocean, George and the surrounding areas offer stunning scenery, a wealth of activities, sights and a sophisticated infrastructure. One of the main reasons to visit George is to visit the museum dedicated to the history of the Outeniqua Choo-Tjoe and then step on board this magnificent train for a memorable trip – you will not be disappointed by the incredible scenery and are guaranteed to enjoy the experience of a bygone era. George is also home to some of South Africa’s best golf courses, making it a top destination for any keen golfer. Tee-off at the plush Fancourt Golf Estate, with its 4 excellent courses and exclusive hotel or simply take in the beautiful surroundings and excellent service. The choice is yours.
Our guide to Jeffrey's Bay by our Garden Route local expert - The legendary surfing town of Jeffery’s Bay was made famous by the cult surfing class ‘The Endless Summer’ in the 1960’s. As Jeffery’s Bay is renowned for having one of the best surf waves in the world, it now plays host to the ‘ASP World Surfing Championships’ in July each year. So if you want to live out your hippy surfing fantasy, then Jeffery’s Bay is the place for you. If you are not yet a world class surfer, Jeffery’s Bay also has a number of surf schools that will help you on the way. Don’t be intimidated by Jeffery’s Bay reputation for having huge and powerful waves, as there are also beaches that offer small, gentle waves that are perfect for beginners.
Our guide to Knysna by our Garden Route local expert - The Knysna Quick Travel Guide
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Our guide to Oudtshoorn by our Garden Route local expert - The Oudtshoorn Quick Travel Guide
Our guide to Plettenberg Bay by our Garden Route local expert - The Plettenberg Bay (or Plett) Quick Travel Guide
Our guide to Tsitsikamma by our Garden Route local expert - Tsitsikamma is a national park that is nestled between the imposing Tsitsikmma Mountains and the Indian Ocean. The national park, named ‘Tsitsikmma’ by the local Khoi people, means ‘The place of sparkling water’ and is made up of lush indigenous forests, deep ravines and spectacular waterfalls.
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