Welcome to Crane’s Cape Tours & Travel
We have been operating Birding and Natural History Tours in Southern Africa for over a decade. We are very proud of the natural heritage of our country and look forward to sharing some of its treasures with you.
We are now putting our extensive first-hand knowledge into our Self-Drive Tours & Safaris, whereby we arrange all your accommodation and car-hire needs and provide you with a detailed itinerary of your proposed route, including advice on excellent places to find the local birds, wildlife and flora as well as places of interest along the way.
Find out why you should visit our country, and learn more about our many exciting destinations.
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Four Day Garden Route Tour
Hottentot’s Holland Mountains / Du Toitskloof Pass / Karoo National Botanical Gardens / Little Karoo / Barrydale / Oudtshoorn, the ostrich capital of the world / Ostrich farm / Cango Caves / Outiniqua Mountains / The Garden Route / Knysna Heads / Forest walk / Knysna’s waterfront / Diepwalle Forest / Plettenberg Bay / Nature’s Valley / Tsitsikamma National Park / The ‘Big Tree’ / Garden of Eden / Mossel Bay / Diaz Museum / ‘bread basket of South Africa’ / Swellendam / Hermanus / South coast / Cape Town.
Price: R15,900 per person (minimum 2 passengers. R1,650 single supplement).
Includes: Entrance fees. Breakfast & lunch. Accommodation: 1 night in Oudtshoorn and 2 nights in Knysna or Plettenberg Bay.
The ‘Garden Route’: inland lakes, beautiful sweeping beaches and intertidal flats are the final destination of many migrating birds …
Our Natural History Safaris with John & Sue Buckingham take in a broad interest in the environment. During our 14 day Safari we will be birding …
From the flowers, whales, birds and stunning scenery of the Cape, along the west coast, across to the Karoo, and back along the beautiful Garden Route …