Enjoy a self-drive tour through the spectacular winelands and Garden Route, finishing with a luxury safari on the Eastern Cape.
Your trip will start with four nights in the fabulous city of Cape Town. Stay in one of the city’s top hotels and enjoy time exploring independently. Your guide will take you on a full day tour of the Cape Peninsula where you can visit charming towns, stunning beaches and spot some of the unique wildlife. At the end of your Cape Town stay you will pick up your hire car and head out to the winelands. Stay in a charming luxury hotel and enjoy the time to explore the area, making sure you stop at some vineyards to sample their wines and take advantage of the excellent restaurants here. Next, continue on to the Overberg, an area of fruit and grain farms, verdant wine-growing valleys and a coastal riviera known for its charming towns and whale viewing. Spend 2 nights here in a spectacular lodge and enjoy activities such as Fnybos walks, sandboarding and snorkelling. From here, drive on to the Garden Route where you will spend 2 nights with time to explore independently. Take in the stunning scenery here from endless expanses of untamed primal forest and pristine beaches to imposing mountains, dramatic cliffs and blue-green seas. Your final stop will be the Eastern Cape for an amazing safari. Spend four nights in the Shamwari private conservancy, exploring on game drives, guided walks and visits to local towns. This part of South Africa is malaria-free, making it a particularly appealing safari destination.