Garden Route, Western Cape

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Hike or drive the southeastern coast of South Africa along Garden Route, a stretch of coastland with a remarkable range of plants, numerous lagoons, lakes, and trails along the coast. A popular tourist destination, the route stretches for about 300 km (186 mi). This stretch of shoreline is dotted with scenic beaches while the surrounding hills and mountains feature ancient indigenous forests and diverse wildlife. A number of towns and wine estates en route offer plenty of activities, providing a combination of nature and culture as you traverse the route. To visit Garden Route on your trip to Western Cape, use our Western Cape trip itinerary maker tool .
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  • I've written a review a while back about the beautiful garden route but would like to mention a hidden gem along the way for tourists. Botlierskop! If you haven't got time to go north to the Kruger Na...  more »
  • What an experience the garden route is in the western cape we hired a caddy maxi and spent a week stopping over each night then driving through the day... all the way to port Elizabeth i recommend thi...  more »
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