15 Day Western Cape Road Trip

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15 Day Western Cape Road Trip

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Road Trip Highlights

South Africa

Car

15 days

1400 km

  • Marvel at the unique coastal road to Hermanus.
  • Explore historic towns in the Western Cape.
  • Witness the incredible bird life in De Hoop.
  • Experience the historic elegance of Franschhoek.
  • Discover the many natural wonders of Cape Town.
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Alex Strazar Profile Pic Alex StrazarSlovenia FlagSlovenia

For over 25 years, Alex has been a passionate self-driving traveler. Who specializes in travel, exploration, and sharing his experiences with people from all over the world.

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Suggested Vehicles for hire

Ford Ranger Bushcamper 2 People

Ford Ranger Bushcamper 2 People

2 Seats | 2 Doors | 1 Medium Bags | 1 Small Bags
  • Aircon
  • Power Steering
  • Diesel
Minimum rental: 1 day
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Toyota Fortuner 4x4

Toyota Fortuner 4x4

5 Seats | 5 Doors | 3 Medium Bags
  • Aircon
  • Power Steering
  • ABS
  • Diesel
Minimum rental: 1 day
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Road Trip Itinerary

Activities Kms Stay
Day 1-2 Drive from Cape Town via Betty's Bay to Hermanus for a 2 night stay. 120 The Big Blue Boutique Cottage
Day 3-4 Drive to De Hoop for a 2 night stay. 145 De Hoop Campsite rondawels
Day 5-6 Drive to Wilderness for a 2 night stay. 282 Kingfisher Country House
Day 7-8 Drive Beaufort West for a 2 night stay and safari in the neighbouring Karoo National Park. 250 Karoo National Park Cottages
Day 9 Drive to Montagu for a 1 night stay. 384 360on62 Farm Cottages
Day 10-11 Drive to Franschhoek for a 2 night stay. 155 Plumwood Inn
Day 12-15 Drive to Cape Town for a 4 night stay. 91 Marina Da Game

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