The Montague Pass
Prince Alfred Pass
Game drives in Private
Ostriches, Cheetahs, Crocodiles, Cango Caves
Forest and a sunset cruise on the Knysna Lagoon
A Typical Itinerary:
departure from George airport.
may opt to have the vehicle delivered to your hotel).
Your vehicle is a double cab 4x4 with air-con and GPS.
maps, driving instructions and GPS co-ordinates will be supplied to
George you begin your journey by traversing the scenic
Montague pass. Continue on to your first destination which is
Oudtshoorn. Here you may visit the Cango Wildlife Ranch. Touch a
cheetah or dive with crocodiles if you have the courage. Continue on
to the Cango Ostrich Ranch. Here you will learn all about this
amazing bird. Catch a ride on the bird if you dare.
Overnight at Buffelsdrift Private Game Reserve. Enjoy a game safari
drive and dinner. Accommodation in a luxury Tented Camp.
After breakfast depart for the Cango
Caves for a tour of these magnificent
The trail then takes you over the spectacular
Swartberg Pass. Expect to see snow in Winter.
Enjoy lunch in Prince Albert. The journey
continues on down the scenic Meirings Poort pass
to De Rust. Here you will spend the night at the
Die Gat Guest House. This
farmstead and historic monument is situated in
the valley of Middelplaas, near De Rust.
Be sure to visit the village and take a donkey
The morning is spent driving on various private 4x4 trails on the
farm. After lunch at De Rust you head over the Prince Alfred Pass.
This spectacular pass, built in 1868, will mesmerize you with
its awesome beauty. Be sure to stop for a refreshment break at
Angies G spot in the middle of the mountain pass.
Your next destination is the Plettenberg Bay Private Game Lodge.
Accommodation at the Baroness Safari Lodge. dinner is included
The morning starts off with a guided game drive and breakfast. Head
down to Plettenberg Bay Beachfront. Enjoy a walk along Robberg
Beach. Look out for whales and dolphins. The fresh seafood at
the beachfront restaurants is excellent.
After lunch take the back-roads to Kranshoek forest and the
viewpoint. Here you are rewarded by magnificent coastal scenery.
Take the Uniondale road to the Knysna Forest and visit the big tree
- a giant Yellowood tree that is centuries old. A short drive will
bring you to Knysna. Take a sunset cruise on the lagoon and enjoy
dinner at the Knysna Quays Waterfront. Your last night at the
wilderness trail will be at the award winning Knysna River Club.
down the Garden Route via Wilderness and George and return your
vehicle at George Airport.
4x4 Double Cab vehicle rental, four nights
accommodation with breakfasts. Dinners included
on nights 1, 2 & 3. Two game drives. Entry fees
to the Cango Caves, Cango Wildlife Ranch,
Ostrich Show Farm and Knysna lagoon Cruise.
Tourism levies and taxes.
GPS rental, lunches, dinner on night 4, fuel.
Some Travel Tips: During summer the temperature can reach 40º
C during the
day. During Winter it can drop to 0º at night so plan accordingly.
Deep in the Forest