Map of country of contrasts road trip. Cape town garden route wild coast kruger national park more 21 days written by sonya pevzner updated sep 6 2019 plan your trip to south africa.
A comprehensive set of maps of the garden route south africa.
Garden route map from johannesburg to cape town. Introducing the hectic route. The de vuur guest house in colesberg. It may have earned its rainbow nation nickname for the variety of tribes cultures and races who call it home but it applies just as well to the country s unbelievable diversity of landscapes plants animals food and drink.
From cape town we ll be adding in a wine tour in stellenbocsh cage. If you planning your south africa holiday you simply can t go wrong with the garden route officially running along the n2 from cape town to mossel bay and then along the coast to port elizabeth this tour will give you extra stops along the way to make sure you get the absolute best from your south africa road trip. The garden route is simply the area along the coast between port elizabeth and cape town.
After figuring out how to get there you ll also want to know the travel time since we all want to get to where we need to go quickly. Cape town is as diverse as south africa itself. South africa has the world s 10th largest road network 746 978km gravel and paved with a total of 158128km being paved and 21946km being national roads maintained by sanral.
We landed in port elizabeth rented a car and drove all the way to cape town via the scenic n2 highway. The addo elephant national park. Cradock a frontier town in the eastern cape.
Slept at the elephant s footprint guesthouse in colchester. Taking the garden route to cape town is an awesome trip which i can only recommend. We could probably write a whole novel about this unique buzzing metropolis.
South africa is overwhelming. Here is our detailed itinerary with many first hand tips. Joburg to cape town with a lot in between.
The final stop on the garden route from johannesburg to cape town will throw you back into the deep end of civilisation. Johannesburg to cape town via the garden route. If you re doing a road trip between johannesburg and cape town there are plenty of options to choose from with dozens of destinations en route to explore depending on how much time you have and what types of.
Maps of the garden route. We love the cool markets and cafés international cuisine and colourful nightlife. Colesberg a small town with a famous big hill.
Includes a hybrid physical political map showing the major towns of the region the largest game reserves and the national roads relief map showing the terrain in the garden route and street level maps of george knysna mossel bay and plettenberg bay. Drove to jeffrey s bay and then on to tsitsikamma national park. Since this map only shows you the route of your trip and doesn t actually tell you how to get to your destination you may want to see driving directions from johannesburg to cape town.
My friend s game reserve in the free state near heilbron. Having a gps is absolutely necessary and it saved us everywhere we went.