Situated in the malaria-free Eastern Cape, the Garden Route safari parkshave established themselves as rivals to Africa’s traditional safari destinations in a relatively short space of time. They offer visitors an excellent opportunity to combine a Garden Route beach holiday with the adventures of a Big Five safari encounter on any one of our Cape Town, Garden Route and Game Reserve tour.
Steeped in history, the early settlers hunted the local wildlife of the area to near extinction, trading ivory tusks throughout the Cape Colony. As conservation efforts took hold over 70 years ago, the first Garden Route safari park called “The Addo Elephant Park” was formed.
Today, the area is a bastion for conservation and boasts a number of world class Garden Route safari parks.These reserves have re-introduced the indigenous wildlife, fauna and flora to the region and most offer Big 5 experiences.
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