Route Activities & Things to Do
Browse our collection of Activities and Things to do in the Eastern and Western Cape. Click on an Activity to find out more.
Marine Dynamics is shark cage diving and viewing company based in Gansbaai, Western Cape. Offering Shark Tours as well as Marine Big 5 and whale watching tours. The Marine Big 5 consist out of the whale, shark, penguin, seal and dolphin. They are truly making a difference through research, conservation and education. Fair Trade Tourism Certified – ‘Your Choice Makes A Difference’.
Aboard Lady Stanford, a spacious eco-friendly riverboat, passengers enjoy a leisurely boat cruise down the Klein River from Stanford Village towards the Hermanus Estuary to the bird sanctuary and back. Taking in stunning countryside scenery, the river cruise offers plenty of bird watching opportunities. The area is home to over a hundred bird species that include majestic fish eagles, elegant pink flamingos and blue cranes. Passengers may also see otters, turtles, bontebok and horses along the banks of the river. Cruises depart at scheduled times based on the respective season.
Add a roadtrip to your roadtrip: Enjoy an experience of a lifetime in Montagu with a genuine American Dream Car. The fleet includes the 1956 Cadillac Sedan De Ville and 1956 De Soto Fire Flight Sportsman. Tours are chauffeur driven and starts at Montagu Country Hotel in the centre of the village at an hourly rate and accommodate up to four people.
The Four Cousins range of wines has been a household name since 2000. Come visit the new home of the renowned brand. The family restaurant caters for all tastes with offerings such as wood fired pizzas and delectable house specialties. Enjoy the complete range of Four Cousins wines as well as craft beer. Visitors can enjoy a wide range of food and wine pairings, Boet Beer tasting and Whisky pairings. Come visit the most chilled spot in the valley, open 7 days a week.
Van Loveren is South Africa’s biggest family owned winery. On offer at the elegant Tasting Room, wine tastings and an array of food & wine pairings. The winery caters for all with a wide range of activities such as do hiking trails, garden tours and cellars tours. The bistro at the Winery, Christina’s specializes on thin-crust wood-fired pizzas and homemade juicy burgers. Open 7 days a week with ample parking available.
Safari Ostrich Farm is in Oudtshoorn, the Ostrich Capitol of the world. Highpoints of the Tractor Safari include feeding the ostriches and holding the eggs. Depending on the time of your visit, you can a visit the Incubator Room where you can see chicks hatching or look through the incubator spy camera. The Farm shop offers a diverse range of high quality ostrich leather products including handbags and belts.
Adventureshop has been operating since 2000 and is well versed in activity tours, adventures, safaris and overland travel. Tours on offer include guided bike tours through Stellenbosch and the Vine Hopper Wine Tour which allows guests to visit 6 different wine estates. Adventureshop is a pro-environment business that believes in buying local and supporting employees and the community at large.
Alyd Air provides air charter services for both business and private small aircraft charter requirements. In business since 1993, Alyd Air has an excellent record for safety, punctuality and service. Alyd Air offers the following services: customised aircraft charters, air transfers, scenic flights, photographic and aerial surveys, quick access to remote destinations, game lodge fly in/out and customised tour packages.
Want to see the Big 5? We will collect passengers anywhere in Cape Town and transfer them to Cape Town International for the flight to a Game Lodge of their choice. Our Game Lodge packages include a return flight to Cape Town.
Our scenic flights provide passengers with bird’s-eye view of the spectacular scenery of the Western Cape in a fun and personal way. Mountains, vineyards, oceans and occasionally even snow, the extraordinary vistas from the air is an experience not to be missed. Scenic flights can even be combined with a wine tasting at selected wine estates.
We are an on demand charter service capable of air transport to locations not served by the airlines. These are specialised charters where we will match the client to the most suitable aircraft for their requirements, taking into account the number of passengers, purpose of flight, speed required and the facilities at the destination airfield.
Alyd Air is jointly owned by Vincent Stanford and the Cape Town Flying Club NPC (CTFC). CTFC acts as a training facility for future charter pilots. CTFC is also actively involved in developing aviation skills both for local as well as foreign students. CTFC works closely with TETA in this regard, thus providing the ability to become Commercial Pilot License holders to disadvantaged youths.
At Karoo Gariep Nature reserve guests are able to experience true and authentic Karoo Adventure Holidays ranging from Shy Five Safaris to multi day Horse Back Safaris,Orange River Adventures and Sheep Farming Experiences. The owners of New Holme Karoo Guest Farm invite to come and enjoy what the Karoo has to offer: Authentic Karoo meals, warm hospitality, desert wildlife and unique adrenaline activities!