Wild Garden / South Africa
Self Drive Rental Car Tour

South Africa Rental Car Tour

South Africa at the southern tip of the African continent is like a huge wild garden full of natural beauty just waiting to be discovered. Our Wild Garden Self Drive Rental Car Tour through South Africa takes you to the most beautiful places of the country. Discover the city of Cape Town, the elegant wine-growing areas of Stellenbosch and the rugged and panoramic coastal roads that you bring to the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Agulhas, the southernmost point of Africa. Visit game reserves in South Africa, so that you are able to see lions, elephants and giraffes in the wild. Picturesque villages such as Swellendam and a ride on the famous Route 62 round off this Self Drive Rental Car Tour in South Africa.


South Africa Wild Garden Rental Car Tour


The Route:

arrow down Day 1: Cape Town

Cape Town, Table Mountain, South Africa

In Cape Town, you start by picking up your rental car, before your trip can begin. Groot Constantia is the oldest winery of South Africa that is located nearby. You can also explore the Cape of Good Hope with your rental car.

arrow down Day 2: Cape Town > Arniston

Cape L'Agulhas, South Africa

On the drive to Arniston, you might be able to observe whales depending on your luck and the current season. Continue to the southernmost point in Africa, where the Indian and Atlantic Ocean meet.

arrow down Day 3: Arniston > Knysna

Bartolomeu Dias Ship Museum, Mossel Bay, South Africa

Today, a real storybook city is waiting for you. The charm of Swellendam will win you over. You will be taking your rental car along the Garden Route to Knysna.

arrow down Day 4: Knysna

Knysna Elephant Park

Real wildlife is what you will find at Knysna Elephant Park. Now, you have truly arrived in the middle of Africa.

arrow down Day 5: Knysna > Port Elizabeth

Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa

After cruising through the African bush, you should make a stop at Tsitsikamma National Park before arriving in Port Elizabeth in the late afternoon or early evening.

arrow down Day 6: Port Elizabeth > Graaff-Reinet

Addo Elephant National Park South Africa

Early in the morning, Addo Elephant National Park will leave you speechless. There, you will not only encounter giraffes, but kudu, elephants, zebras, lions and rhinos as well.

arrow down Day 7: Graaff-Reinet > Oudtshoorn

Valley of Desolation, Great Karoo, South Africa

The Valley of Desolation offers a completely different type of natural spectacle. You will spend the next two nights in Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of the world.

arrow down Day 8: Oudtshoorn

Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, South Africa

At the Safari Ostrich Farm you will get to see an ostrich up close and visiting the Cango Wild Life Park and the famous Cango Caves makes this day perfect.

arrow down Day 9: Oudtshoorn > Montagu

Route 62, South Africa

Today, you will be covering plenty of kilometers with your rental car. The R62 is something like Route 66 of South Africa.

arrow down Day 10: Montagu > Stellenbosch

Blaauwklippen Wine Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa

A French city located in South Africa? Franschhoek offers just that. Many fine restaurants invite you for a feast. The day ends in Stellenbosch, where the second oldest winery in South Africa is located.

arrow down Day 11: Stellenbosch > Cape Town

Stellenbosch, South Africa

The last day of your trip has begun. Take your rental car back to Cape Town and enjoy the breathtaking landscapes of South Africa. Perhaps, you will want to extend your stay and visit Table Mountain or treat yourself to a fine dining experience at the V + A Waterfront.

Learn more about this Self Drive Rental Car Tour:

arrow down What's included - Pricing

What's included:
* The Original Tour - developed and organised by Reuthers
* Rental Car - compact class - for the Tour including third party and comprehensive insurance
* Reuthers POMZEC© (Peace Of Mind Zero Excess Coverage) for the rental vehicle
* 10x Accommodation Middleclass Hotels/Lodges in shared Double Room
* Secured Payment Certificate (Sicherungsschein)
* Reuthers Tour Book with Itineraries and Tips
* Reuthers Travel Lecture (in English)
* Reuthers Rewards

Please feel free to tell us your individual date!

Driver Rental Car = ZAR 29995
Passenger Rental Car = ZAR 18135
Twin Room extra charge (2 separate beds instead of 1 common bed) = ZAR 1415
Single Room extra charge (instead of shared Double Room) = ZAR 5215

Optional Bookings:
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in shared Double Room (1 common bed) = ZAR 1250
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in shared Twin Room (2 separate beds) = ZAR 1300
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in Single Room = ZAR 2310
Additional Accommodation after the tour in shared Double Room (1 common bed) = ZAR 1250
Additional Accommodation after the tour in shared Twin Room (2 separate beds) = ZAR 1300
Additional Accommodation after the tour in Single Room = ZAR 2310
GPS navigation device for Rental Car = on request
Higher class for Rental Car = on request

All pricing payable in South Africa Rand.
3% Early Bird Discount (booking more than 12 months prior tour start)
2% Golden Ager Discount (age at least 60 years prior tour start)
10% Group Discount (from 8 registrations made within one week, one common Payment of Balance)
Please note: The Total Discount for all applicable Discounts is a maximum of 10%.

Paying in the above tour currency is the cheapest way. If you prefer another currency - simply select:

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