Eco Afrika Tours

West Coast

Floral Fantasy Tour

West Coast 5 DAY 4 Night Tour

From Knysna/Cape Town up via N27 to Nieuwoudtsville

'The most spectacular display of wild flowers that nature 
has to offer. Bathe yourself in a sea of wild flowers'.

   
 

Brief Description:
This is for scenery, nature, sea and flower lovers. Nature's treat.

When in bloom nature awakens to a festival of colour which is unique to this world.


Detailed Description:
(5 days) Dinner / Bed / Breakfast Basis  (DBB)
Departure place: Knysna / Steers parking 7am) 

The West Coast of South Africa is famous for its natural wild flowers during late winter / spring. Tourists travel from all over to witness these totally unique phenomena. The vista is spectacular as one stands in the middle of a carpet of blazing colour - Unseen in the rest of the world. 

The Wild flower tours come in one 5 day package. We keep in constant contact with the various regions to ensure that you see the very best display at the time of the tour. Our tour guides are all SATOUR registered. We will stop en route and visit as many flowers as is possible. You will travel in luxury air-conditioned Microbuses. 


   



 

5 Day Tour:
RATES: Valid till 31 Sept 2018

NEXT TOUR 23 Aug 2018

PLEASE KEEP THIS DATE FLEXIBLE DUE TO WEATHER CHANGES ON THE WEST COAST


Brief Description:
This is an excellent 5 day tour that departs from Knysna.

(5 days, 4 nights) Dinner / Bed / Breakfast Basis 

Departure place: Steers parking 7am in Knysna.
Departure time: 07h00 

Itinerary

(Day 1)

Depart Knysna 8 am via N2, Swellendam, Wellington, Darling to Langebaan for overnight  overlooking the beautiful Romantic Atlantic.

 

 

 

Accommodation : West Coast DBB

 

Supper : Included



(Day 2)

Depart Langebaan with its West Coast National Park situated around Langebaan lagoon and the famous Postberg Reserve.

The well known Postberg 1838, section of the West Coast National Park, not just for its Amazing floral wealth but also for its wide variety of bird life, tortoise and antelope. We will be taking a short walk to the bird hide and at the several lookout points.

From the tranquil Langebaan Lagoon, up past Club Mykonos past Saldanha in the distance with its deep sea Iron Ore Wharf and Saldanha Steel Corporation, Veldrift; Piketberg; Citrusdal to Clanwilliam. Home of Rooibos Tea South Africa.

 

Overnight – Piekenierskloof Hotel *** DBB

Supper – Included.

 

  

(Day 3)

Drop in at Clanwilliam for the beautiful Ramskop Flower Reserve overlooking the Clanwilliam Dam.

Then we leave via Knersvlaktes for Van Rhynsdorp, then up into Namaqualand to Niewoudtsville with diverse landscape, dramatic granite outcrops, and spectacular flowers. Niewoudtsville, high on the plateau of the Bokkeveld Mountains. Niewoudtsville also boasts with its Neo Gothic Church.

Niewoudtsville in Namaqualand with diverse landscape, dramatic granite outcrops, and spectacular flowers .We explore Niewoudtsville, high on the plateau of the Bokkeveld Mountains. Niewoudtsville also boasts with its Neo Gothic Church.

 

 

We head straight out to the famous Matjies Fontein Padstal wild flower reserve. Here we hope to see the most spectacular spreads of flowers imaginable. Lunch is in between the flowers.

Evening we return to Niewoudtsville.

Overnight: Van Zyls Guest houses or similar DBB

Supper: Incl.

 

 

(Day 4)

Depart after breakfast we head North on Loeriesfontein Road to the Quiver Tree forest a valley forgotten in time.



This route offers the most amazing Beetle Daisy display I have ever seen.

We do a part of the circle route to see the best displays. Picnic in among the flowers for lunch, then of to the Waterfall

 

Depart down the Van Ryns Pass to the famous Knersvlakte dwarfed by the enchanting Gifberg.

 

We visit the Succulent Show in Town and set sail down the N7 to Clanwilliam to see the marvelous Clanwilliam Flower Festival.

Overnight Piekenierskloof Hotel DBB

Day 5)

After breakfast we leave for Knysna via Piketnerg, Malmesbury, Wellington, taste the famous Bo Vlei Wines and wind thru the Bainskloof Pass to Worcester to Knysna.

Itinerary is subject to change

This tour is guaranteed to leave you with unforgettable moments and memories.

12 - 48  passengers with Luxury Minibus or Coach

Air-conditioned; PA; reclining seats with head rests 

Excellent  Afrikaans/English Guide. (Satour Registered)


Included: All entrance fees; all transport; Accommodation bed, breakfast and suppers

PLEASE\ bring your fold up camp chair for afternoon picnics amongst the flowers

Excluded: Alcoholic beverages; Lunch; items of personal nature

Single supplement: (Add to above price of per person sharing). R2450

BOOKINGS : Steven: ecoafrika@gmail.com  /082 558 9104  bookings@eco-afrika-tours.co.za