The Garden Route is a perfect family destination and boasts ten nature reserves showcasing various ecosystems as well as unique marine reserves. Popular outdoor activities include world-class malaria-free safaris and game drives, 4x4 and other scenic routes, as well as world-class golfing. Swim, surf or simply have some fun in the sun on the Garden Route's beautiful beaches. Spend some time trawling malls, craft markets and quaint country stalls as you hunt down local creative endeavors.
For the enthusiastic golfer, the Garden Route is a Golfing Mecca that offers golfing experiences to all levels of players, from the amateur to the professional.
There are several excellent hiking trails ranging from a one hour walk along the Wilderness Lagoon which is rich in bird life, to a variety of day walks in the mountains, along rivers or through cool forests. Longer hikes include the stunning five-day Otter Trail along the Tsitsikamma coast and the seven-day Outeniqua Trail, known as one of the toughest in the country.
The Garden Route in the South African Western Cape is paradise for any adventurer! With beaches, forests and mountain ranges as a playground, action enthusiasts and adrenalin junkies can choose from a variety of extreme activities.
Be challenged by the worlds highest bungee and abseil sites, ostrich rides, shark cage diving, black water tubing, aqua sports, 4x4 routes, paragliding and much more.