WESTERN CAPE TASTER + LANGEBAAN
Western Cape Taster + Langebaan Tour
Days 1 - 3Cape Town
Accommodation: 5*Bed & BreakfastFly overnight to Cape Town. On arrival, collect your hire car and drive the short distance into the city centre. As there is no jet-lag to contend with you can feasibly spend the afternoon exploring this 'Mother City', a stroll around the V&A Waterfront.A full day of exploration today. Perhaps you could take the hop on hop off sightseeing buses for a better understanding of the city and what is has to offer.Weather permitting a trip on the cable car to the top of the mountain for spectacular views or a short boat trip to Robben Island famous for being where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated for many years.A suggestion, take the car and drive through the wonderful coast roads. Heading south along the peninsula experiencing the Atlantic Ocean on one side and the Indian Ocean on the other.Visit the rugged Cape of Good Hope and marvel at the point where these 2 oceans are visible. Visit the penguin colony at Boulders Beach before return to the city via Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens famous the world over for its rich diversity of flora and fauna.
Days 4 - 5Stellenbosh
Accommodation: 5*Bed & BreakfastA leisurely drive north east to the world famous Winelands. Many of the wineries produce a wealth of world class wines that can be sampled along the way. Stellenbosch is the home of many fine wineries and gourmet restaurants.A full day to explore the Winelands or perhaps take a guided tour around some of the popular estates or take a picnic and sit enjoying the African sun and amazing views. A visit to the university city of Stellenbosch is easily done with its oak lined streets and quaint shops.
Days 6 - 7Hermanus
Accommodation: 5*Bed & Breakfast
Another spectacular drive through the mountains and fruit growing areas towards the coast before winding your way along the coastal road to the sleepy town of Hermanus. Built on a narrow strip of land between mountains and the sea this charming town is a perfect stop over for the next 2 nights. A full day to enjoy the delights of Hermanus perhaps taking a wander along the cliff side looking for whales in the bay. Alternatively look out for the Whale Crier who wanders the town announcing the daily sightings. Sample some of the many seafood delicacies on offer or for the more adventurous drive a little way around the bay for the chance to cage dive with Great White Sharks or take a boat excursion to get even closer to the whales.
Days 8 - 12Langebaan Nature Reserve
Depart after breakfast for your sedate drive back to Cape Town and onwards up to Langebaan Lagoon and nature reserve.
Langebaan is home to some of the world best windsurf and kitesurf locations as well as being set in a stunning national park. A great place to finish the tour relaxing, exploring the Nature Reserve or windsurfing / kitesurfing.
5* THE BAY HOTEL , CAPE TOWNSituated in Camps Bay, the Bay Hotel is the only hotel in Cape Town with uninterrupted views and direct access to the world famous Camps Bay beach. This elegant 5 star hotel features landscaped grounds with 4 outdoor pools and views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range. It offers spacious guest rooms a 10-minute drive fr...
5* BATAVIA BOUTIQUE HOTEL, WINELANDSBatavia Boutique Hotel offers all of a classical 19th century guesthouse with all the modern conveniences to which one is entitled. The hotel is located in the heart of historic Stellenbosch and is within walking distance of the Stellenbosch Museum and the Moederkerk and just around the corner guests will find a wealth of trendsetting galleries s...
5* THE MARINE HOTEL , GARDEN ROUTEThe Marine is one of the southern hemisphere's most spectacular seaside Relais & Châteaux properties. Perched on the cliffs, overlooking Hermanus' Walker Bay, one of the most pristine whale sanctuary. The Marine boasts 40 individually decorated bedrooms and suites. ...
4* THE LANGEBAAN FARMHOUSE, LANGEBAANOverlooking the stunning Langebaan lagoon, The Farmhouse Hotel is an experience to be savoured. Celebrated for their friendly and attentive staff, antique collection and West Coast warmth, The Farmhouse Hotel offers guests an authentic coastal farmstead encounter. This unique and very well run property is the only real high standard hotel style p...
Itinerary OverviewDays 1 - 3 Cape Town Days 4 - 5 Stellenbosh Days 6 - 7 Hermanus Days 8 - 12 Langebaan Nature Reserve
- Airport Taxes
Minimum 2 passengers (or single supplement will apply) assuming flights from the UK. other European or worldwide departure airports available on request.Guide price per person: £2650 / excl. sports