Wine, Whales & Wildlife: 11 Days from $5,995


A luxurious tour of the Garden Route creating the opportunity to experience Wine, Whales and Wildlife and create memories never to be forgotten.

Priced from (AUD)$5,995
1Cape TownThe Last Word Long Beach
2Cape TownThe Last Word Long Beach
3FranshhoekThe Last Word Franshhoek
4FranshhoekThe Last Word Franshhoek
5Grootbos Nature ReserveGrootbos Garden Lodge
6Grootbos Nature ReserveGrootbos Garden Lodge
7KnysnaKanonkop House
8KnysnaKanonkop House
9Shamwari Game ReserveLong Lee Manor
10Shamwari Game ReserveLong Lee Manor
11Port ElizabethTour ends

This luxurious Garden Route tour includes the best the Cape and the surrounding area has to offer. Fully guided throughout, just sit back and enjoy the wildlife and safari experience of a lifetime.

Days 1 & 2:

On arrival into Cape Town, you will be met and transferred to the Last Word Long Beach Hotel for two nights accommodation, including breakfast daily.

Accommodation: The Last Word Long Beach
Meals: Breakfast

The Last Word Long Beach
The gentle circulation of the sea breeze brings a sense of the outdoors into each room at The Last Word Long Beach. Private patios overlook an expanse of white sand and rolling waves. Dine under the stars. Lying halfway down the west coast of the Cape Peninsula, Long Beach forms part of the coastal town of Kommetjie. At its pinnacle, the Slangkop Lighthouse serves as a landmark of proudly preserved heritage. An oasis of indigenous beauty.

The Last Word Long Beach provides an idyllic setting for seaside living complemented by unmatched levels of personalised service. Enjoy the shimmering pool and sunning deck amongst a range of additional features, including:

  • Spacious suites with private patios
  • Opulently furnished rooms with majestic sea views
  • A customized travel planner and chauffeur service
Days 3 & 4:

Transfer today to Franshhoek, into the winelands, for two nights at the Last Word Franshhoek Hotel, including breakfast.

Accommodation: The Last Word Franshhoek
Meals: Breakfast

The Last Word Franshhoek
The Valley of the Huguenots. A cobblestone walkway overhung by a leafy canopy provides a warm welcome to The Last Word Franschhoek. Contemporary finishes bring a sense of timeless elegance to the hotel’s interior spaces. Stately décor imbues each room with a sense of opulence. Irresistibly charming. This five star destination awaits just 45 minutes from Cape Town and within short distance from the Paarl, Wellington, Stellenbosch and Somerset West wine routes.

The refined elegance of the hotel’s interior meets the organic beauty of the outdoors at The Last Word Franschhoek. A glistening pool and tree-lined courtyard serve as luxury escapes. Amongst a range of lavish features, guests will enjoy:

  • Two pool suites
  • Decadent breakfasts tailored to individual preferences
  • A personalised travel guide service for tours and itinerary planning
Days 5 & 6:

Transfer by road along the coast to the luxurious Grootbos Private Nature Reserve for two nights accommodation in a Classic Garden lodge room, including all meals and activities.

Accommodation: Grootbos Garden Lodge
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Grootbos Garden Lodge
True to its name, the warm and welcoming Garden Lodge is set amongst an Eden of beautifully landscaped fynbos gardens and indigenous trees. Fashioned from stone, thatch and timber, the Garden Lodge reflects African warmth with an intercontinental twist, blending perfectly into the surrounding landscape.

  • Spacious bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • Private deck with panoramic views
  • Lounge with cosy fireplace
  • Satellite TV and DVD player
  • Tea & coffee making facilities and minibar
  • Additional bathroom with shower and toilet
  • Secure safe
  • Air conditioner
Days 7 & 8:

Road transfer along the Garden Route to Knysna for two nights in luxurious accommodation at Kanonkop House, including breakfast daily and activities.

Accommodation: Kanonkop House
Meals: Breakfast

Pezula Resort and Spa
Discover a haven of privacy and indulgence on the coastline of the Western Cape at Conrad Pezula Resort & Spa. World-class amenities and personalized service create experiences never to be forgotten.

One of the most exclusive destinations in the world, Pezula Private Castle is a truly magnificent residence set on the exquisite Noetzie Beach.

Days 9 & 10:

Transfer by road to The Shamwari Game Reserve for two nights at Long Lee Manor, including all meals and game drives viewing wildlife on the property.

Accommodation: Long Lee Manor
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Long Lee Manor
This gracious Edwardian Manor House echoes traditions of the past offering colonial style accommodation, manicured gardens, pools and ponds, terraces and verandas – all overlooking the magnificent plains teaming with wildlife.

Lodge Facilities:

  • 2 swimming pools
  • Conference facility for up to 35 delegates
  • Relaxation Retreat with 2 therapy rooms, steam room and sauna
  • Fitness centre and steam room
  • Gift boutique
  • Perimeter electric fence
  • In and outdoor dining facilities
  • Business desk with internet access and wi-fi connection
  • Temperature controlled wine cellar
Day 11:

Transfer to Port Elizabeth. Tour ends.

Accommodation: End of arrangements

Departs Daily from Cape Town or ReverseTwin Share*
01 Jan – 31 Dec 2018from $5,995 (AUD)

Price includes:

  • Transport with private driver/guide as per itinerary
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast daily
  • All meals at Grootbos and Shamwari
  • Touring and game drives.


  • International and internal flights and visas
  • Personal travel, medical and baggage insurance
  • Any items and services not featured on the itinerary
  • All services and items of a personal nature such as drinks, telephone calls and laundry
  • Tips, gratuity to driver/guides and porterage

Note: Single supplement upon request.

The Last Word Long Beach

The Last Word Franshhoek

Grootbos Nature Reserve Garden Lodge

Kanonkop House

Long Lee Manor – Shamwari Game Reserve