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Cape Escape CP

Visiting: South Africa
Trip Duration 11 Days

Cape Town and the Garden Route

Flanked by the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, the Western Cape boasts incredible beaches, beautiful mountain ranges and unparalleled botanical splendour. This tour takes in South Africa's highlights as we journey from Cape Town, through the winelands of Stellenbosch and onto the scenic Garden Route. Along our way, we encounter penguins at Boulders Bay, breeding whales in Hermanus (from June to September) and game in the Botelierskop Reserve.

Tour Highlights

  • Cape Town - An iconic, vibrant city surrounded by mountain and sea.
  • Cape Peninsula - Visit Cape of Good Hope and the resident penguin colony.
  • Stellenbosch - World renowned vineyards overlooked by stunning, rugged mountains.
  • Tsitsikamma National Park - A marine and forest park in the heart of the famous Garden Route.
  • Hermanus - The best place in Southern Africa to admire the humpback whales (in season).
  • Botelierskop - A reserve home to rhino, buffalo, giraffe and orphan predators.


Itineraries on some departure dates may differ, please select.

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  • 1
    Join tour Cape Town

  • 2
    Tour Cape Peninsula National Park

  • 3
    Ascend Table Mountain; drive Stellenbosch

  • 4
    Exploring the historic town of Stellenbosch and the winelands

  • 5
    Scenic drive to Oudtshoorn, stopping in wine country on route

  • 6
    In Oudstshoorn, exploring the Cango Caves

  • 7
    Drive to Knysna, walk on pensinula looking for Seals and Dolphins

  • 8
    visiting Tsitsikamma National Park, optional walks and short treks

  • 9
    Game drive in Boteilierskop reserve, drive to Swellendem

  • 10
    Along the ‘Whale Route’ to Cape Town

  • 11
    Tour ends Cape Town

Trip notes

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Cape Escape
Why Book this trip
The Cape Escape is a great introduction to Southern Africa, with a fantastic variety of landscape, food, drink and wildlife. You will have the opportunity to climb one of the most iconic natural features in the world, Table Mountain, or take the cable car if you prefer. The tour allows you make the most of the wonderful food and wine culture of the cape and given the advantageous current exchange rate, it's a great time to visit this beautiful area.
Included meals 10 0 1
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
7 nights Standard Hotel
3 nights Standard Lodge
Trip Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader
Group Size
Generally 12 - 18