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Garden Route (Tsitsikamma, Knysna, Wilderness) National Park

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Address: Knysna, South Africa
Phone Number: (044) 302 5600
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4-Day Garden Route Tour from Cape Town

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Always a Pleasure

Since we have a house only half an hour away from the Tzitzikamma Park, we visit often. Sometimes just for a picnic, a short hike through the forest, to watch the phosphorescence... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Since we have a house only half an hour away from the Tzitzikamma Park, we visit often. Sometimes just for a picnic, a short hike through the forest, to watch the phosphorescence on the sea or for a meal. All our experiences have been pleasant, and in general the camping and braai areas are good. The bathrooms can do with... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The Eve's paradise in one word. Every season it offers a different beauty. Tsitsikamma National Reserve is so beautiful with the hanging bridge that can't be expressed in words. Place worth visiting once at least.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

just outside George en route to the Otiniqua Pass we discovered the Montiguo Pass, an absolute gem! take the road lesser travelled (good gravel) for breathtaking scenery. there's a farmhouse that serves great scones and tea at the end of the pass, and they'll tell you about Alberts Pass. Tsitsikamma has such great passes and coastline , too much to... More 

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This is a must see and do for any anyone visiting the Western Province/ South Africa. Beautiful and serene....

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Went in to Tsitsikama natural reserve, went for a short hike and a fantastic meal at the restaurant by the waterfront

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

The foliage was slightly drab because we were off season No fault of the area at all) but it would be a spectacular drive when everything is in bloom.

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Gordonsville
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Traveled the Garden Route from Cape Town to St. Francis. Highly recommend stopping at the National Parks and sites to bask in the beauty of the coastline.

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Herts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We really want to go again. Lovely people, excellent hotels, with big countryside, lots of views and bays to die for. When can we go again!

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BANGALORE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

clean blue sea on one side, hills on the other side,beautiful road in between to travel. it is an unique experience, to be undertaken, cannot be explained.

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Bucks
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The garden route is very beautiful and there are so many places to stop. It is a lovely drive to Knynsa, which is well worth a visit.

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