Garden Route & Kruger - Self Drive
Leopard, Kruger National Park  
Cheetah, Timbavati region  
Ververt monkeys, Kruger National Park  
The famous Knysna Heads, Garden Route  
Land based whale watching Grootbos  
Cape Town waterfront  
Ngala Tented Camp pool  
Manor House Fancourt  
View from Forest Suites, Gootbos  
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I'm enquiring about: Garden Route & Kruger - Self Drive
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Garden Route & Kruger - Self Drive

South Africa

This excellent two week fly-drive tour takes in some of South Africa's very best highlights  - Cape Town, Hermanus, the Garden Route and a safari in the renowned game-rich Timbavati Wildlife Reserve, bordering Kruger Park. This trip takes you to award-winning properties that have an impressive and long standing history of conservation and community development.

Day 1
Depart from London on direct overnight flight to Cape Town
Days 2 - 5
Day 2
Cape Town
Arrive in Cape Town early morning and collect your hire car. It’s an easy 30-minute drive to Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa in the lively Camps Bay area for a 4 night stay, breakfast included. By midday you could be looking at Cape Town from the top of Table Mountain!

During your time in cape Town you could tour the Cape Peninsula, explore the city, talke the cable car up Table Mountain, visit the penguin colony, book a boat trip to Robben Island and a guided tour of the townships. Tours can be done either as self-drive or as escorted tours. For the more adventurous, we also offer an overnight stay at one of the township B&Bs.
Accommodation: 12 Apostles Hotel & Spa
Days 6 - 7
Day 6
Depart for the coastal town of Hermanus which offers shore based whale watching in season (June – November) for a 2 night stay at the Grootbos Reserve which has onsite guides to make the most of the flora and fauna kingdom, all meals and scheduled lodge activities included.
Accommodation: Grootbos Nature Reserve
Days 8 - 10
Day 8
Garden Route
A scenic drive along the Garden Route. Stay 3 nights at Fancourt Manor House with breakfast included. This is a great base to explore the Garden Route, or simply explore the 613 hectare Fancourt Estate.
Accommodation: The Manor House Fancourt
Day 11
Day 11
Greater Kruger National Park - Timbavati Game Reserve
Today you return your hire car at George Airport and fly up to Kruger Park via Johannesburg. On arrival you will be met and transferred by road into the Timbavati for a 3 night stay at &Beyond Ngala Tented Camp. The drive takes about three hours and the roads takes you through the rural villages before entering the reserve.
Accommodation: &Beyond Ngala Private Game Reserve
Days 12 - 13
Timbavati Game Reserve
At the luxury &Beyond Ngala Tented Camp all meals, local drinks,scheduled safari activities, transfers to and from the lodge airstrip, and laundry are included. Each day you can choose from thrilling game drives and nature walks with knowledgeable guides.
Accommodation: &Beyond Ngala Private Game Reserve
Day 14
Day 14
After the morning game drive leave &Beyond Ngala Tented Camp for transfer to Hoedspruit, and fly back to Johannesburg to connect with an overnight flight to London.
Day 15
Arrive London Heathrow early morning.

Pricing Information & Dates

15 day tour, from £4629 per person
Price Includes:
  • Flights
  • Accommodation
Price Includes
• International flights from London Heathrow
• Three domestic flights
• Nine days car hire with unlimited mileage
• Road transfers
• 12 nights accommodation with breakfast throughout
• All meals while on Safari

Tour Route Map

  1.   Knysna
  2.   Hermanus
  3.   Kruger

Accommodation on this Tour

&Beyond Ngala Private Game Reserve
&Beyond Ngala Private Game Reserve
Timbavati, South Africa
&Beyond Ngala provides excellent game viewing in the Timbavati. Ngala has two lodges - the family orientated Ngala Safari Lodge with 20 cottages and the romantic Ngala Tented Camp with six luxury canvas tents over looking the Timbavati River.
12 Apostles Hotel & Spa
12 Apostles Hotel & Spa
Cape Town, South Africa
12 Apostles Hotel & Spa A five star boutique hotel, The Twelve Apostles is dramatically poised on the slopes of the Twelve Apostles mountain range just outside the suburb of Camps Bay. The only hotel......
Grootbos Nature Reserve
Grootbos Nature Reserve
The Whale Route, South Africa
Just 160 km east of Cape Town, the 2000-hectare Grootbos Nature Reserve nestles in fynbos-clad hills above Walker Bay, award-winning Grootbos offers two properties, traditional Garden Lodge and contemporary Forest Lodge.
The Manor House Fancourt
The Manor House Fancourt
Knysna, South Africa
The Manor House Fancourt The Manor House Fancourt is a small luxurious boutique hotel, with excellent green credentials and staff development programme, is located in the 613-hectare Fancourt estate,......

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