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The 6-Day Garden Route and Addo South African Adventure from Cape Town is a fast-paced, adventure-packed tour showcasing the best of what the African continent has to offer.

Day 1: Start your trip by visiting a colony of endangered African Penguins in Betties Bay and enjoy lunch in Hermanus, a location where many Southern Right Whales are spotted. Spend the night in Cape Agulhas, the most southern tip of the African continent, and savor a traditional South African stew for supper.

Day 2: Continue your journey by crossing the mountains towards the Little Karoo and sample local wine before heading on to explore the Cango Caves. Spend the night in Oudtshoorn and sample ostrich kebabs for supper.

Day 3: Explore the Wilderness National Park on the Touw River in a canoe. Visit the famous seaside town of Knysna and spend the night in Myoli Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.

Day 4: Travel to the beautifully located Tsitsikamma National Park and enjoy some leisure time. Explore the Eastern Cape and spend the night in a working citrus farm.

Day 5: Continue your journey the next day by spending the morning on a game drive in the Addo Elephant National Park and spend the night in the beautiful seaside town of Wilderness or Mossel Bay.

Day 6: On the last day of your tour, continue on to the Garden Route town of Mossel Bay to witness all the beauty the region has to offer. Conclude your journey back in Cape Town.
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Storms River Suspension Bridge
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See the best of South Africa's famed Garden Route on this 6-day adventure from Cape Town. Visit rugged Cape Agulhas, sip local beer and wine, hike in the gorgeous Tsitsikamma National Park, float through Wilderness National Park in a canoe and soak in the sun on the beautiful beaches of the southern coast. Top it all off with a safari at Addo Elephant National Park.
  • 6-day road trip adventure in the Garden Route from Cape Town

  • See a colony of African penguins

  • Venture to Cape Agulhas, the southernmost tip of the African continent

  • Explore the network of Cango Caves

  • Ride a canoe through Wilderness National Park

  • Hike in Tsitsikamma National Park

  • Go on a game drive in Addo Elephant National Park

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Reviewed 3 days ago
I Will be Back !

Went on 6 Day Garden Route Addo tour with Earthstompers and their super guide Christine. I would class this as one of the Best trips of my life. It was an amalgamation of everything: lovely country, great itinerary/activities and a guide who gave 101% of...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
Wonderful tour and fantastic guide

We had a wonderful tour group and brilliant tour guide, Christine, who was able to share her wealth of knowledge of South Africa and beyond. We stayed in lovely places with good quality accommodation and food. The tour included a variety of activities suitable for...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2018
6 day Garden Route with Addo Excellent Tour

This tour covered all the must sees and included lots of extra hidden gems that you would never find on your own. We got very close to wildlife around waterholes and on the roads through Addo. Our guide Christina from the area stopped at many...More

Thank WanderingStar001
Earthstompers, Guest Relations Manager at Earthstompers Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Good day, Thank you so much for the great review! We appreciate the time you took to give us feedback about your Garden Route experience. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the tour so much! Thank you for saying that it was the...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile
Amazing tour with amazing guide

I had an amazing 6 day tour with a group of 9/10 people. Ferne was our guide. She arrived monday morning with a big smile at my hostel to pick me up. My group had so much fun! It felt like, i knew all the...More

Thank Joana L
Earthstompers, Guest Relations Manager at Earthstompers Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Hi Joana What a fantastic review! Wow! Thank you for rating us 5 stars! Thank you for ALL the beautiful comments about the tour including your guide, your fellow travelers, the vibe of the group, the accommodations, stops, optional activities and wildlife sightings! It sounds...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile
Fantastic tour

I would strongly recommend this tour, it is pack full of fun, scenic views and lots of adventurous things to do. Our wonderful tour guide was Ferne, who had so much positive energy and is very passionate about her job. She ensured that all her...More

Thank Elaine M
Earthstompers, Guest Relations Manager at Earthstompers Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Good day, Elaine Thank you very much for taking the time to submit a review of your Earthstompers Adventure! Thank you for all the compliments, we are so happy to hear that you were satisfied with the tour and that you enjoyed your time on...More

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