Impala in South Africa

12 day self drive Itinerary

Cape to Kruger Self Drive

Discover South Africa

A fantastic self drive beginning in beautiful Cape Town where you can enjoy the amazing beaches and abundance of restaurants before heading along picturesque 'Route 62' to Oudtshoorn. Enjoy beautiful scenery from wineries to the vast open spaces of the Klein Karoo before finishing the trip with the opportunity to spot the Big Five while tracking through the bush in your open-topped safari vehicle.

Tour highlights

Cape Town (3 nights) Camps Bay Beach. Table Mountain. Robben Island. Penguin colony at Boulders Beach.
Montagu (1 night) Time to relax in this wine producing town.
Oudtshoorn (1 night) Cango Caves. Visit an ostrich farm.
Knysna (2 nights) Time to explore this coastal town with its lively waterfront.
St Francis (1 night) Boat cruises, surfing or golfing.
Kruger National Park (3 nights) Game drives. Guided walking safaris.

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Discover Cape Town
  • Drive along Scenic Route 62
  • Ostriches in Oudtshoorn
  • Explore coastal Knysna
  • Safari in Kruger National Park

Sample Itinerary Summary

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Duration
12 days
Destination Breakdown
Options
Private basis, Self-Guided
Included
  • Accommodation as detailed in a double or twin room with private facilities (alternative but similar hotels may be used at certain times of year)
  • Meals included as stated
  • Full board basis and game drives at Thornybush
  • Hertz Group B vehicle (Chevrolet Aveo Hatch or similar) including airport surcharge and one-way drop off fees
  • Return airport transfers between Hoedspruit and Thornybush
Not included
  • International flights
  • Incidental car hire surcharges including contract fee, delivery and collection fee, young driver surcharge (if applicable) and any optional extras
  • South Africa

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Discover Cape Town
    • Drive along Scenic Route 62
    • Ostriches in Oudtshoorn
    • Explore coastal Knysna
    • Safari in Kruger National Park