Garden Route & Wine Route - 7 Day Cape Town to Durban Tour

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Embark on a once in a lifetime tour from Cape Town to Durban on the R62 Wine Route (the longest wine route in the world), the Garden Route and the Wild Coast. The best 7 days as you explore the coast


  • Wine tasting
  • R62 Wine Route - the world's longest wine route
  • Hiking - Robberg Nature Reserve
  • Game drive - Addo Elephant National Park


A 7-day tour from Cape Town to Durban along the Garden Route offers a fantastic journey through some of South Africa's most beautiful landscapes and attractions. Here's a suggested itinerary: Day 1: Cape Town to Oudtshoorn • Depart from Cape Town at 8:00am. • Drive along the N1 highway towards Worcester • Join the R62 wine route (the world’s longest wine route) passing through Robertson and Montagu • Make a stop at one of the wineries for wine tasting in Robertson or in Montagu or at another point • Continue scenic route on the Little Karoo until we reach Oudtshoorn • Visit a private game ranch in Oudtshoorn • Overnight stay in Oudtshoorn Day 2: Oudtshoorn to Knysna • Drive to Knysna, stopping at the town of George along the way. • Visit the Knysna Heads for stunning views of the coastline • Take a sunset cruise on the Knysna Lagoon. • Overnight stay in Knysna at aha the Rex Hotel or similar. Day 3: Knysna • Spend the day exploring the Knysna and Plettenberg Bay area. • Visit the Robberg Nature Reserve for hiking. • Visit local beach in Plettenberg Bay • Explore the Knysna area and visit some animal parks in the Knysna area • Enjoy fresh seafood at one of Knysna's renowned restaurants in the Knysna Quays Waterfront. • Overnight stay in Knysna at aha the Rex Hotel or similar. Day 4: Knysna to Port Elizabeth and Addo Elephant National Park • Drive to Bloukrans Bridge. • Do sky walk on the bridge or bungy jump (world’s highest at 216m – own cost) • Continue journey to Addo National Park. • Game drive in Addo National Park. • Chance to see Africa’s Big 5 – elephants, lions, rhino, buffalo and cheetah. • Overnight stay in Port Elizabeth at the Kelway Hotel or similar. Day 5: Port Elizabeth to East London • Depart from Port Elizabeth and continue along the Garden Route. • Stop at Jeffrey's Bay for a surf or leisurely beach walk. • Continue driving towards East London, stopping at various points of interest along the way. • Arrive in East London in the evening. • Overnight stay in East London. Day 6: East London to Mthatha • Depart from East London and drive towards Mthatha. • Continue driving through the scenic Eastern Cape countryside. • Stop at Qunu birthplace of Nelson Mandela • Visit the Nelson Mandela Museum in Mthatha. • Overnight in Mthatha Day 7: Mthatha to Durban • Depart from Mthatha after breakfast • Make a stop in Port Edward and do a brief tour. • Proceed and make another stop in Margate and do a brief tour. • Arrive in Durban in the late afternoon. This itinerary allows for a mix of sightseeing, outdoor activities, and relaxation, showcasing the diverse landscapes and attractions along the Garden Route from Cape Town to Durban. Adjustments can be made based on personal preferences and interests.


1. R62 Wine Route – the world’s longest wine route 2. Wine tasting 3. 6 nights bed & breakfast 4. Hiking at Robberg Nature Reserve 5. Game drive at Addo Elephant National Park 6. Africa’s Big 5 – elephants, lions, buffaloes, rhino, cheetah 7. Plettenberg Bay, Knysna, Wilderness, George, Port Elizabeth, East London, Mthatha

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