Garden Route

Discover the iconic Garden Route

The Garden Route is one of the most visited areas in South Africa, running along the Western Cape coast. Boasting lush mountain ranges, golden beaches, indigenous forests and quaint towns, not only is it one of the country’s most scenic regions but also an adventure wonderland for the adrenaline addict. From marine and land-based activities to safari adventures, gourmet gems and thriving arts and crafts, this diverse haven offers a multitude of exciting options.

Channel your inner travel addict

You’re just 5 easy (and fun) steps away from creating your ideal Travel Dream Board.

Step 1: Select which part of the planet you wish to explore

Step 2: Clarify what kind of traveller you are

Step 3: Tick off those grand bucket list experiences that will fire your imagination

Step 4: Log in to create and add to your Dream Board

Step 5: Share & start dreaming

From exceptional offers to not-to-be missed properties and experiences, here are our favourite reasons to explore the Garden Route

Use the filters below to browse our selection of hand-picked travel ideas in the Garden Route.


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