As promised, below is a sample package I would suggest for a Garden Route Trip.
This package is based on 2 adults and includes most of the great spots along the way.

Day 1

Arrival at Cape Town Airport
Road transfer from Cape Town Airport to The Tamboerskloof (Approximately 30 minutes drive)
Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at The Walden House or similar
Walden House description: Nestled against the backdrop of the majestic Table Mountain lies The Walden House.  Build in 1900, this gracious Victorian home and garden suites, have been restored to its original splendor and refurbished with the most elegant finishes.  It has a colonial style, with a touch of Africa, and an open ambience without clutter, with each piece of furniture selected with a purpose

 

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Cape Town

Day 2

Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at The Walden House or similar
Have your hire car dropped off after breakfast
At own leisure in Cape Town
Suggested activities: Table Mountain , Robben Island

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Robben Island

Day 3

Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at The Walden House
At own leisure in Cape Town
Suggested activities: The Cape Peninsula Tour, Two Oceans Aquarium

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Scuba Diving at Two Oceans Aquarium

Day 4

Travel from Tamboerskloof to Franschhoek (driving time 1h15 min)
Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Basse Provence or similar
Basse Provence description: Basse Provence Guest House in Franschhoek is the four star sister accommodation to Rickety Bridge, situated across the Franschhoek River from Rickety Bridge. Its 1855 thatched Cape Dutch Manor house and adjoining Country House have been totally refurbished, blending traditional Huguenot heritage with stylish modern luxury

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Franschhoek

Day 5

Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Basse Provence or similar
Day at leisure in Franschhoek to explore the surroundings
Suggested activity: Franschhoek Wine Tram, Franschhoek Motor Museum

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Wine Tram

Day 6

Depending on the month your are traveling, I would suggest a stop in Hermanus to see the whales. The whale watching months are between August and October.

Travel from Franschhoek to Hermanus ( driving time 1h11 min)
Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Hermanus Guesthouse or similar.
Hermanus Guest House description: The Hermanus Boutique Guest House is a luxurious haven of comfort and tranquility – put your feet up and watch the famous whales perform their aquatic antics in sparkling Walker Bay.

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Whale Watching in Hermanus

Day 7

Travel from Hermanus to Knysna (Driving time 4h22min)
Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Elephant Hide of Knysna or similarElephant Hide of Knysna description: Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge offers luxury Knysna accommodation and is found on the beautiful Garden Route of South Africa…the hide to seek.

Situated on top of the Welbedacht Cliff Tops, this exclusive Knysna accommodation is only 3 km from Knysna town centre.  The Lodge overlooks the Knysna Lagoon, the Outeniqua Mountains and indigenous forests.  The theme of the Guest Lodge is based on natural beauty, with stone and wood architecture combined to give that comfortable earth feel.

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Knysna Heads

Day 8

Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Elephant Hide of Knysna
Day at leisure in Knysna to explore your surroundingsSuggested activities: Featherbed Nature Reserve Tour, Sunset Cruise

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Knysna Sunset Cruise

Day 9

Travel from Knysna to Tsitsikamma (driving time 57 minutes)
Accommodation at The Tsitsikamma Village Inn or similar
Tsitsikamma Village in description: The Tsitsikamma Village Inn offers 49 beautiful and individually decorated rooms. This historic hotel, offering scenic accommodation in Storms River along the Garden Route of South Africa, was established in 1946. This hotel is situated in the Storms River Village tucked away in the lush Tsitsikamma forest, close to Storms River Mouth, in the Tsitsikamma National Park. This historic South African hotel has served as a stop-over for travellers for more than a century. Most of the rooms are situated around a typical Village green. These buildings reflect many of the different building styles that were to be found in the Cape Colony during the 1800s.

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Tsitsikamma National Park

Day 10

Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Tsitsikamma Village Inn or similar
Day at leisure to explore your surroundingsSuggested activities: Canopy Tour , Segway Tour

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Canopy Tour

Day 11

Travel from Tsitsikamma to Addo National Park (driving time 2h36 min)
Accommodation at Woodall Country House and Spa or similarWoodall Country House and Spa description: Situated in the heart of the Sundays River Valley, on the doorstep of the Addo Elephant National Park, and close to Shamwari and Schotia Reserves, Woodall Country House lies tucked away on a peaceful citrus farm where miles of citrus trees bear fruit all winter and scent the air with blossoms in the springtime. It is ideally suited for nature lovers, food and wine connoisseurs, as well as those seeking time out in the spa.

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Woodall Country House and Spa

Day 12

Accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis at Woodall Country House and Spa or similar
Day at leisure to explore your surroundings
Suggested activities: Daytrip to Addo National Park

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Addo National Park

Day 13-16

Travel from Addo to Shamwari Private Game Reserve. (driving time 39 minutes)
Accommodation on a full board basis at Shamwari Private Game Reserve or similarShamwari Private Game Reserve description: Shamwari Game Reserve incorporates 6 luxury lodges, all of which are 5 star graded. Each one, has its’ own unique energy and essence, designed in harmony with their surroundings, where guests can experience nature in supreme comfort.

Eagles Crag Lodge –Surrounded by imposing mountain cliffs, this lodge boasts elegant ambience amid nature’s beauty. Each suite, a secluded haven to unwind in sheer comfort.
Villa Lobengula – An exclusive Villa tucked away in the valley bushveld, ideal for a private tailor-made safari experience.
Bayethe Tented Lodge –Offering the ultimate in luxury tented accommodation, these designer tents are shrouded by rich vegetation providing privacy and seclusion.

Long Lee Manor –Refined elegance from a bygone era, offering colonial style accommodation and overlooking magnificent plains teeming with wildlife.
Riverdene Family Lodge – Warm and welcoming child friendly accommodation, which includes luxury amenities and our ‘Kids on Safari’ programme.
Sarili Family Lodge – Overlooking the Bushman’s River and scenic plains, this lodge offers contemporary comfort, ideally suited to family, groups and friends.

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Shamwari – Game Drive

Day 16

Drop car at Port Elizabeth airport and fly out

Have fun! 🙂

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