5 days in Garden Route & Cape Town Itinerary

5 days in Garden Route & Cape Town Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Plettenberg Bay
— 1 night
2
Cape Town
— 3 nights

1
night
Plettenberg Bay

Plettenberg Bay ©
As one of South Africa's most popular beach destinations, the resort town of Plettenberg Bay comes to life in December and January, when the holiday homes fill up with domestic tourists and foreigner visitors.
On the 23rd (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Robberg Nature Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Birds of Eden and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Dolphin Trail.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Plettenberg Bay tour planner.

Johannesburg to Plettenberg Bay is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Johannesburg in December, expect nights in Plettenberg Bay to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Cape Town.

Things to do in Plettenberg Bay

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

The Dolphin Trail
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
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Robberg Nature Reserve ©
Robberg Nature Reserve
Birds of Eden ©
Birds of Eden
The Dolphin Trail ©
The Dolphin Trail

3
nights
Cape Town

Cape Town ©
Sweeping beaches, towering hilltops, and picturesque vineyards adorn the landscape of Cape Town, dominated by the imposing Table Mountain.
Cape Town is known for nature, beaches, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, take a leisurely stroll along Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, take in the awesome beauty at Signal Hill, and identify plant and animal life at Boulders Beach Penguin Colony.

Plan my day in Cape Town using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Plettenberg Bay to Cape Town takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Cape Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cape Town

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 27:
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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden ©
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront ©
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony ©
Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

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