8 days in Port Shepstone & George Itinerary

8 days in Port Shepstone & George Itinerary

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8 days in Port Shepstone & George Itinerary

Start: Port Shepstone
1
Port Shepstone
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
2
George
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
End: Port Shepstone

3
nights
Port Shepstone

Port Shepstone is a town situated on the mouth of the largest river on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, the Mzimkulu River (the great home of all rivers). Venture out of the city with trips to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Umkomaas), Beaver Creek Coffee Farm (in Port Edward) and Crocworld Conservation Centre (in Scottburgh). And it doesn't end there: kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, play a few rounds at The Port Shepstone Country Club, examine the collection at Butterfly Farm, and enjoy some diversion at S'khumba Crafts.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Port Shepstone day trip planning website .

In October in Port Shepstone, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Port Shepstone

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Ramsgate, Scuba & Snorkeling, Crocworld Conservation Centre, Beaver Creek Coffee Farm
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Beaver Creek Coffee Farm ©
Beaver Creek Coffee Farm
Port Shepstone Beach ©
Port Shepstone Beach

2
nights
George

George ©
Benefiting from a pleasant climate and prime location on the Garden Route, the town of George serves as the Southern Cape's premier tourism hub.
Explore George's surroundings by going to Oudtshoorn (Swartberg Pass, Cango Caves, & more). There's lots more to do: experience rural life at Redberry Farm, pause for some serene contemplation at Dutch Reformed Mother Church, make a trip to St Mark's Cathedral, and view the masterpieces at Cape Palette Art Gallery.

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You can drive from Port Shepstone to George in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Port Shepstone in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in George, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in George

Parks Wildlife Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Oudtshoorn
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Cango Caves ©
Cango Caves
Swartberg Pass ©
Swartberg Pass
Safari Ostrich Show Farm ©
Safari Ostrich Show Farm

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