The Garden Route encompasses 300 km of the most beautiful stretches of coastline in the world. White beaches, lagoons, forests, lakes and dramatic seaside cliffs provide a never-ending visual feast. This wide variety of habitats results in diverse vegetation and wildlife – each area unique to explore.
The four main cities along the Garden Route are Mossel Bay, George, Plettenberg Bay and Knysna, each boasting their own character. From mussels to oysters, the route will also satisfy your taste buds; fresh seafood and local South African cuisine served with pride.
The journey from start to finish encompasses a tapestry of national parks and coastal towns all filled with many activity options. From hiking to whale watching, surfing, exploring the Cango caves as well as the tree canopies of Tsitsikamma, you will be enveloped in the wonders of the cape. This scenic and ecologically diverse route offers unlimited activity options for all types of travellers. With some of the most stunning landscapes in the country, it offers hiking, swimming, feasting, art galleries and whale watching. The adventures are endless! Get your adventure shoes on and embark on a journey along the Garden Route!