Summer Escapes in Garden Route: Beaches, Sunsets, and Beyond
Unwind and relax in the coastal paradise
Book Top Experiences and Tours in Garden Route:If youʻre booking your trip to Garden Route last minute, we have you covered. Below are some of the top tours and experiences!
- Plettenberg Bay: Whale Watching Boat Cruise
- From Cape Town: 3-Day Garden Route Highlights Tour & Safari
- Knysna: Sunset Lagoon Cruise
- Plettenberg Bay: Bungee Jumping with Zipline and Sky Walk
- Cape Town: Garden Route and Addo Elephant Park 6-Day Safari
1. Hiking in Tsitsikamma National Park
Immerse yourself in nature while hiking through Tsitsikamma National Park. Explore lush forests, dramatic coastlines, and exhilarating suspension bridges. Choose from various trails, ranging from easy walks to more challenging hikes. Don't forget to pack a picnic and enjoy breathtaking views along the way.
2. Whale Watching in Plettenberg Bay
Embark on an unforgettable whale watching tour in Plettenberg Bay. Witness these majestic creatures as they migrate along the coast. Join a reputable tour operator who will provide expert guides and ensure a safe and respectful encounter with these gentle giants.
3. Paragliding in Sedgefield
Soar above the Garden Route and witness stunning aerial views through paragliding in Sedgefield. Experience the thrill of flying as you glide through the sky with a certified tandem pilot. Feel the rush of adrenaline and the freedom of bird-like flight during this exhilarating adventure.
4. Game Drive in Addo Elephant Park
Embark on a safari adventure in Addo Elephant Park, home to a diverse array of wildlife. Join an expert guide on a thrilling game drive and search for lions, elephants, buffaloes, and more. Capture incredible photographs and create memories that will last a lifetime.
5. Birdwatching in Knysna
Explore the rich avian diversity of Knysna through birdwatching. The region is a haven for bird species, including the iconic Knysna Loerie. Join a knowledgeable bird guide who will help you spot and identify various feathered beauties in their natural habitats.
6. Zip-lining in Tsitsikamma
Get your adrenaline pumping by zip-lining through the enchanting Tsitsikamma forest. Soar across treetops and ravines, taking in the beauty of this pristine wilderness from a thrilling perspective. Book a zip-lining adventure and enjoy an exhilarating and unforgettable experience.
7. Sunset Cruises in Knysna
Indulge in a leisurely sunset cruise along the scenic Knysna Lagoon. Glide through tranquil waters as the sun dips below the horizon, casting a mesmerizing glow. Sip on a glass of local wine or enjoy a delicious seafood dinner while basking in the magical ambiance of a Knysna sunset.
8. Nature Walks at Robberg Nature Reserve
Discover the beauty of Robberg Nature Reserve through its diverse walking trails. Marvel at towering cliffs, sandy beaches, and unique rock formations. Spot seals and dolphins frolicking in the ocean and learn about the area's rich history. Lace up your hiking boots and explore this natural gem.
9. Adrenaline-pumping Bungee Jumping in Bloukrans
Experience the thrill of the world's highest commercial bungee jump at Bloukrans Bridge. Plunge 216 meters down towards the Bloukrans River Gorge, surrounded by breathtaking natural beauty. This heart-pounding adventure is not for the faint of heart but promises an unmatched adrenaline rush.
10. Beach Horse Riding in Plettenberg Bay
Explore the pristine beaches of Plettenberg Bay from a unique perspective with a horse riding excursion. Canter along the shore, feeling the sea breeze and listening to the sound of crashing waves. Take in the breathtaking scenery and create unforgettable memories on horseback.