6 days in Garden Route Itinerary

6 days in Garden Route Itinerary

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6 days in Garden Route Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
George
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Plettenberg Bay
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: London

2
nights
George

George ©
Benefiting from a pleasant climate and prime location on the Garden Route, the town of George serves as the Southern Cape's premier tourism hub.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Wilderness National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): examine the collection at Outeniqua Transport Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Dutch Reformed Mother Church, and then kick back and relax at Wilderness Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the George tour builder website

London, UK to George is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to George. When traveling from London in December, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in George: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Plettenberg Bay.

Things to do in George

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Wilderness
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Wilderness National Park ©
Wilderness National Park
Outeniqua Transport Museum ©
Outeniqua Transport Museum
Wilderness Beach ©
Wilderness Beach

1
night
Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plettenberg Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Mon): view the masterpieces at Jandreart Studio, look for gifts at The Waterfront Knysna Quays, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Trinity Church, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Radical Raptors.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Plettenberg Bay travel route builder website

Traveling by car from George to Plettenberg Bay takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Knysna
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Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary ©
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary
Plettenberg Beach ©
Plettenberg Beach
Radical Raptors ©
Radical Raptors

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