7-day Travel & Surf Volunteering Package

2-Day Garden Route Safari

Highlights

Bungy jumping (optional), Elephant walking (optional), Cango Caves, Big 5 game drives, scenic wilderness drive

Program Itinerary

sunday

Airport pick up (Please note if you arrive prior to a Sunday, there will be fee charged per day payable on arrival).

monday

Orientation and full safety briefing which includes a walking tour of the city of Cape Town.

tuesday

Introduction to your volunteer placement, after that volunteer work commences.

wednesday – friday

Continue with volunteer work.

saturday

Early morning pick up to start your Garden Route Safari trip.

Read more about the Garden Route safari below.

2 Day Garden Route Safari

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Saturday | Cape Town to Sedgefield – Safari & Elephant interaction

We leave the mother city behind and head east along the N2 past Swellendam, the third oldest town in South Africa to a Private Game Reserve on the edge of the Garden Route. Here we go on a safari where you can see Lion, Buffalo, Elephant, Rhino, Cheetah and Giraffe in their natural habitat. After lunch we will enjoy some fun with a canopy tour, experience the thrill of crossing rope bridges, wobbly crossings and zip wires high up in the trees. Next we carry on our way to Sedgefield.

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Dinner
Backpackers
Shared ablutions, Entertainment area, pool, wifi
Cape Town to Sedgefield ±450 km
±5 hrs
Game Drive Safari
Elephant Sanctuary

Day 2 | Sedgefield to Cape Town –via Route 62 and Oudtshoorn – wildlife encounters, Cango caves

This morning we head over the Outeniqua Mountains to the Karoo town of Oudtshoorn where we have 2 options to choose from. You can either choose to explore the wonders of the Cango Caves, one of the largest cave systems in the world, OR visit the Cango Wildlife Ranch, home to many local and exotic endangered species. After lunch we begin our journey back to Cape Town along the spectacular Route 62.

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Breakfast
Sedgefield to Cape Town ±600 km
±7 hrs
Cango Caves (Adventure or Standard Tour) OR Cango Wildlife Ranch

Price

US $550

+ US $75 Registration Fee

Included in the tour

  • Orientation
  • Accommodation
  • Airport pick up and your volunteer placement
  • 24/7 EMERGENCY support
  • Qualified tour guide
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner at DTR accommodation
  • All surfing equipment will be provided

What’s NOT Included:

  • Visa Application
  • Flights
  • Travel Insurance
  • End of program departure arrangement
    (accommodation and transport to the airport)

Bookings & Availability

Select the days you want to book for on the calendar below (red blocks are already full so be quick!) and then complete the form in order to start your booking process. One of our friendly booking agents will be in touch to complete your booking.

NOTE: This program starts on Sundays so please be sure to select your 7 days starting on a Sunday and ending the following Saturday.

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