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Route 62 & Safari Fly Drive Holiday

  • Cape Town
  • Cape Winelands
  • Oudtshoorn
  • George and Wilderness
  • Plettenberg Bay
  • Eastern Cape Safari
  • 13 nights from
  • £2,495 per person
  • Trip Code: SD-1199

Holiday Overview

Route 62 & Safari Fly Drive Holiday

Traverse South Africa via one of its iconic roads, Route 62.

Commence in the glorious gateway city of Cape Town before driving East to the Winelands, the ostrich farms of Oudtshoorn, the pretty coastline of Wilderness and Plettenberg bay. Finish your African adventure with a wonderful Big 5 safari, in a malaria free reserve, an event sure to live long in the memory.

14 Days / 13 Nights.

Start Cape Town / End Port Elizabeth

Route 62 & Safari Fly Drive Holiday includes:

  • 3 Nights accommodation Cape Town
  • Fully Inclusive Car Hire
  • 2 Nights accommodation Franschhoek
  • 1 Night accommodation Oudtshoorn
  • 2 Nights accommodation Wilderness
  • 2 Nights accommodation Plettenberg Bay
  • 3 Nights East Cape Safari (Shamwari)
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Day 1 - Cape Town

Check into your hotel and spend the rest of the day exploring Cape Town

Featured accommodation

The Vineyard

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Day 2 - Cape Town

Enjoy Cape Town at your leisure, speak to your consultant with regard to the many day trips and excursions that are available

Featured accommodation

The Vineyard

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Day 3 - Cape Town

Enjoy Cape Town at your leisure, speak to your consultant with regard to the many day trips and excursions that are available. At an agreed time, your hire car will be dropped off at your hotel.

Featured accommodation

The Vineyard

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Day 4 - Cape Town - Franschhoek

Bid a fond farewell to Cape Town and take the short (around 1hr) drive to the Cape Winelands town of  Franschhoek. After checking into your hotel, spend the rest of the day exploring this picturesque wine region at leisure.

Featured accommodation

L'Ermitage Franschhoek Chateau and Villas

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Day 5 - Franschhoek

Spend the day sampling the wonderful scenery and epicurean delights of Franschhoek. Cafes, restaurants and wineries are all on hand delivering delicious African fare.

Featured accommodation

L'Ermitage Franschhoek Chateau and Villas

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Day 6 - Franschhoek - Oudtshoorn

Travel along route 62 from Franschoek to Oudtshoorn. Oudtshoorn is the “Ostrich Capital” of the world and is the largest town in the Klein Karoo region, a semi-desert place with a reputation for its inspiring natural splendour. Perhaps visit the impressive Cango Limestone Caves?

Featured accommodation

Surval Boutique Olive Estate

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Day 7 - Outdshoorn to Wilderness

Continue along Route 62 to the pretty town of Wilderness.

Featured accommodation

Views Boutique Hotel & Spa

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Day 8 - Wilderness

Spend a day at leisure in the hotel, or at one of the nearby beaches. Expect to be pampered and preened and take advantage of the Moroccan Rasul steam room, the vitality pool and the herbal sauna.

Featured accommodation

Views Boutique Hotel & Spa

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Day 9 - Wilderness - Plettenberg Bay

Take in a section of the Garden Route today by venturing to Plettenberg Bay. The town boasts 20 kilometres of beautiful Indian Ocean coastline with six beaches of which many are Blue Flag accredited, allowing visitors to enjoy an unspoilt beach holiday

Featured accommodation

The Plettenberg Hotel

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Day 10 - Plettenberg Bay

Spend the day in Plettenberg Bay. When you walk down the main road there is a flurry of bars, restaurants and boutique shopping for travellers to discover. For those interested in savouring some locally produced wine, hop along the Plett Winelands to tantalize the taste buds and for the daring, trips to the Mampoer and Witblits distillery are an exciting day’s excursion.

Featured accommodation

The Plettenberg Hotel

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Day 11 - Complete Route 62

Continue eastwards, completing Route 62 in Port Elizabeth. Vanture onwards to the stunning game reserve of Shamari for the next 3 nights.

Featured accommodation

Shamwari Long Lee Manor

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Day 12 - Shamwari Safari

Between thrilling game drives, you can lounge at one of two swimming pools or read in the garden lounge. A more decadent option would be treatments in the tranquil spa. Long Lee Manor exudes an enviable luxury.

Featured accommodation

Shamwari Long Lee Manor

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Day 13 - Shamwari

Another full day on Safari, between thrilling game drives, you can lounge at one of two swimming pools or read in the garden lounge. A more decadent option would be treatments in the tranquil spa. Long Lee Manor exudes an enviable luxury.

Featured accommodation

Shamwari Long Lee Manor

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Day 14 - Shawari - Port Elizabeth.

After your final morning game drive and breakfast, check out and drive to Port Elizabeth. Your tour conlcudes after your hire car is returned in Port Elizabeth.

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