Why not join a boat trip with Ocean Safaris in Plettenberg Bay. Sightings of whales throughout the year. Southern Rights and Humpbacks - July to December. Brydes Whales all year round but more prolific during the summer months. Dolphins include Bottlenose, Humpback and Commons. Cape Fur seal colony on Robberg Peninsula. Our waters are rich in life and we are frequented by visitors of all types. Orca's, Sei Whales, Turtles, Penguins, whale sharks, clawless otters to mention a few. You can contact us on +27 (0) 82 784 5729 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Dolphin Adventures. A sea kayaking trip not to be missed. www.dolphinadventures.co.za or contact email@example.com .
Quad Adventures, ☎ +27 (0)723 03-9011, . Camp under the stars in the wild after a day of winding through dramatic mountain terrain of the Garden Route to the vast open spaces of the Little Karoo. Choose between 4 wheels or 2 and enjoy hours or even days of adventure. Tours range from a 25 minute introductory route through beautiful valleys to overnight all-out action deep in the wild. The adventure is here – you decide when.edit
timberlake, Halfway btw Wilderness & Sedgefield (look out for wooden cabins on left if coming from George direction). 9:00-17:00. Specialist retail cabins including: Confectionary, Cheese, Wine, 100% organic Health Shop, Fairy Gem, Eden Nursery with four fantastic eateries: Cafe d'Afrique coffee shop, Zucchini restaurant, Oyster Shack and Country Deli. Relax in beautiful gardens, see our organic vegetable gardens in action and enjoy the best in local.edit
GoVertical Mountaineering Adventures, Knysna, ☎ 082 731 4696, . Guided adventures along the Garden Route - Rock Climbing, Kloofing, Kayaking, Trekking, Abseiling, Hiking, Courses and Teambuilding.edit
As a main tourist destination there are many restaurants for every taste. Enjoy superb fish from the ocean; Knysna is the place to taste some oysters.
La Carla Mask Atelier, firstname.lastname@example.org (between Plett & Knysna, on N2, 6km outside Plett), ☎ 082 499 6295, . 9am-5pm. The studio specializes in creating unique, handcrafted Venetian Carnival masks. This is a treat not to be missed. Studio and shop open to public.R125 - R1500. edit
Hot Chocolate Cafe, HH 32 Holt Hill Plettenbergbay (between Plettenbergbay & Knysna), ☎ 0760544945. 9-5. Part of the La Carla Mask Atelier complex, the cafe features delectable Belgium chocolate products handmade on premises. Read a book, play a game, or just relax under the big tree.25. edit
There is no shortage of all kinds of accommodation, but book ahead on weekends and holidays, and especially during the summer. The Garden Route is a popular destination, not only for foreign tourists but also for South Africans.
If you are backpacking, the area has numerous hostels. Find a listing of most of them on the Coast to Coast website .
Campers will find excellent facilities at sites like the Ebb and Flow campsite in Wilderness, . The Tsitsikamma sites at Storms's River mouth and Nature's Valley are also places of scenic beauty, and out of season can be havens of peace where otters appear on the beach .
If it's elephants that you're after, then the best place to stay in is the Main Camp [www.sanparks.org/parks/addo/] located in the Addo Elephant National Park.