6 days in Garden Route Itinerary

6 days in Garden Route Itinerary

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6 days in Garden Route Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  33​h
1
Plettenberg Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Wilderness
— 1 day
Fly:  31​h
End: Sao Paulo

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plett Puzzle Park, and then learn about winemaking at Plettenvale Wines. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Radical Raptors and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Garden of Eden.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Plettenberg Bay trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Plettenberg Bay is an approximately 33-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Time to South Africa Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in October: high temperatures in Plettenberg Bay hover around 24°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Wilderness.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Garden of Eden
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Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary ©
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary
Plett Puzzle Park ©
Plett Puzzle Park
Radical Raptors ©
Radical Raptors

1
day
Wilderness

Wilderness ©
On a vacation in Wilderness, a coastal resort town on the Garden Route, you'll have easy access to a multitude of nature trails and activities set among the rivers, beaches, and forests of Wilderness National Park and Goukama Nature Reserve.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Dolphin Point Lookout, then examine the collection at Outeniqua Transport Museum, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Wilderness trip planner.

Drive from Plettenberg Bay to Wilderness in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Wilderness can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Wilderness

Museums

Side Trip

Outeniqua Transport Museum
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Outeniqua Transport Museum ©
Outeniqua Transport Museum
Dolphin Point Lookout ©
Dolphin Point Lookout

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