The Garden Route in South Africa is an area renowned for sheer natural beauty, outdoor pursuits and adventure. This narrow belt between the Indian Ocean and the Outeniqua Mountains is typified by ancient indigenous forests, giant yellowwood trees and abundant wild flowers.
The Garden Route is a favourite amongst those looking for the ideal self-drive holiday in South Africa, catering exceptionally well for family Garden Route travel and the destination also offers some excellent Garden Route adventure pursuits.
knysna & plettenberg bay: the heart of the garden route
Oyster lovers flock to Knysna on the Garden Route for the annual oyster festival and a trip through the famous Knysna Heads, the fabled nemesis to 18th century seafarers trying to find a sheltered berth in the magnificent Knysna Lagoon. Houseboats, ferry trips to Featherbed Bay and champagne and oyster sundowners at the waters edge are the name o… Read More