Start your journey in Cape Town, South Africa’s exciting cosmopolitan city which offers everything from award-winning restaurants to buzzing nightlife. Nestled in its majestic coastal location with the backdrop of Table Mountain, there’s much to discover in this energetic city. Accompanied by a marine biologist and professional diver, snorkel, or dive alongside iconic Cape fur seals in the waters of Hout Bay. For more time at sea, enjoy kayaking in Three Anchor Bay for personal encounters with incredible marine life such as Heaviside’s dolphins and gain unique views of your surroundings from the calm waters. Either climb or take the cable car up Table Mountain for unbelievable panoramic vistas that stretch for miles. Reach the summit for sunrise or sunset for even more spectacular visuals. Enjoy a relaxed trip to the stunning Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, wander its medicinal fragrant garden and visit in the evening for its renowned outdoor summer concerts. Venture one hour outside Cape Town to an area of stunning scenery and endless vineyards creeping between mountains. The Winelands provide something for everyone; whether its hiking and biking the beautiful mountains, visiting nature reserves, tasting the delicious wine, or indulging at first-rate restaurants. Take a helicopter to the Richtersveld National Park to embark on a first-class rafting adventure down the beautiful Orange River. Marvel at the contrast of the river’s luscious banks against the rocky backdrop as you relish the thrill of this exciting experience.
For the ultimate South African road trip, the south-coast’s Garden Route provides 300km of glorious natural beauty and ecological diversity. It highlights some of the most mesmerising landscapes in the country from towering mountains and luscious lagoons to white stretches of coastline. Embark on this adventure from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth and stop along the route in charming seaside towns to discover their surroundings. Explore Knysna’s idyllic Featherbed Nature Reserve, discover the fascinating limestone Cango Caves and enjoy the white sand and crystal blue waters of Plettenberg Bay. PELORUS can connect you with scientists actively working with whales and great white sharks in Hermanus to provide a truly authentic wildlife experience.