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Garden Route

Immerse yourself in South-Africa’s finest nature on this iconic road trip

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Garden Route
  • South Africa, Africa
  • 210 km
  • 2:46 hr

South-Africa’s Garden Route is among the most famous drives in the world. The 210 kilometers between Mossel Bay on the Western Cape and Storms River on the Eastern Cape offer an awe-inspiring diversity of landscapes.

Named for its lush and idyllic vegetation with forests and nature reserves the road winds past white-sand beaches with charming towns, wetlands, majestic forested mountains and rolling hills. Immerse yourself in South-Africa’s finest nature on this iconic road trip and discover the unlimited options for activities along the route. Follow the glittering coastline with its dramatic cliffs and marvelous sunsets and discover why this stretch is celebrated for its birds and unique plants. There is only one way to find out how the Garden Route got the legendary status of ‘Paradise’: by driving it yourself!

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