BEST OF THE WESTERN CAPE GOLF TOUR

24 Feb – 05 Mar 2024

Escape to the historical and cultural paradise of South Africa’s Western Cape, a place of unimaginable beauty, boasting of pristine beaches, iconic mountain ranges, rolling vineyards, trendy cityscapes and, of course, world class golf courses. Start your journey in Cape Town then continue to the seaside village, Hermanus. End off your visit with the picturesque town of Knysna, and stay at the luxurious Pezula Nature Hotel. Ideally situated above rugged clifftops.

Trip Profile

Duration
11 Days
price
£2715 - £3 950
rounds of golf
5
stops
3
suited for
ALL-AGES
Arrival
Cape Town
Stop 2
Hermanus
Stop 3
Knysna

Trip Highlights

Trip Overview

Embark on an unforgettable journey with Jacques Gous Tours as we take you on a captivating 11-day adventure through the mesmerizing landscapes of South Africa. From the vibrant city of Cape Town to the picturesque Winelands and the enchanting coastal towns, this tour is a perfect blend of natural beauty, cultural exploration, and exhilarating golfing experiences.

Begin your trip in Cape Town, where you’ll be greeted by stunning views of the False Bay coastline while playing rounds of golf at the scenic Clovelly Country Club and Royal Cape Golf Club. Immerse yourself in the vibrant city life as you explore the highlights of Cape Town, including a visit to Table Mountain via the aerial cableway. Indulge in delectable dining experiences at renowned restaurants like Harbour House and Kloof Street House. Continue your journey to the Stellenbosch Winelands, where you’ll sample exquisite wines at Tokara Wine Estate and Ernie Els Winery. Marvel at the classic Cape Dutch architecture and stroll along oak-lined streets before venturing to Hermanus, known for its whale watching opportunities. Enjoy rounds of golf at Arabella Golf Club and explore the charming town before heading to Knysna, where you’ll savor oyster tastings, embark on sightseeing tours, and play golf at Simola Golf Course with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. Conclude your adventure with a farewell dinner overlooking the Knysna Lagoon, leaving you with lasting memories of this extraordinary South African experience.

What's Included

a sneak peak at the tour...

Itinerary

  • Arrive at Cape Town International Airport. Our representative will meet you and transfer you to your hotel.

  • Check-in at The Bay Hotel for 4 nights.

  • After breakfast, transfer to Clovelly Country Club for your round of golf. Nestled in the tranquil Silvermine Valley between Fish Hoek and Kalk Bay, the Clovelly Country Club rewards accuracy off the tee and provides players with scenic views of the False Bay coastline. Tee times booked from 09h45.

  • Afterwards, continue to Simon’s Town to visit the Boulders Penguin Colony. The beautiful Boulders Beach is one of Cape Town’s most visited beaches and the only place in the world where you get close to African Penguins.

  • In the evening enjoy dinner at Harbour House Restaurant, Kalk Bay.

  • After breakfast depart on a half day Cape Town City Tour. Your tour will take you around the highlights of South Africa’s Mother City. Spend the rest of the afternoon at leisure at the V&A Waterfront or in Camps Bay. tristique. Ipsum faucibus vitae aliquet nec
  • After breakfast, transfer to Royal Cape Golf Club for your round of golf. Tee time tba.

  • In the afternoon enjoy a return aerial cableway journey up Table Mountain. The Table Mountain aerial cableway is a five-minute ride to the top of Table Mountain. Enjoy the scenic views.

  • Enjoy dinner at Kloof Street House.

  • After breakfast, check-out and depart on a full day Stellenbosch Winelands Tour. This historic town is known for oak lined cobblestone streets, classic Cape Dutch architecture, and its vibrant wine industry. Your first stop will be a visit to Tokara Wine Estate to enjoy a wine tasting. Continue to Ernie Els Winery for a Major Wine tasting experience.

  • Continue to Hermanus and check-in at Harbour House Hotel for 2 nights.

  • Dinner will be served at Burgundy Restaurant.

  • After breakfast, transfer to Arabella Golf Club for your round of golf. Tee times booked from 09h30.

  • Afterwards explore the town of Hermanus. Enjoy dinner at Bientangs Cave Restaurant.

  • After breakfast, check-out and depart to Knysna. On the way enjoy lunch at Jan Harmsgat Restaurant in Swellendam. Arrive in Knysna and stop at 34 Degrees South for an Oyster Tasting, home of the Knysna Oyster.

  • Check-in at Pezula Nature Hotel & Spa for 4 nights. Dinner will be served at Zachary’s Grill Room located at the hotel.

  • After breakfast, depart on a full day sightseeing tour of the area. Your first stop will be a visit to Monkeyland. Continue to Birds of Eden, then visit Knysna Elephant Park. The Knysna Elephant Park was the first facility in South Africa to house and care for orphaned African elephants. Over the last twenty years, the park has cared for and raised more than forty elephants.

  • Enjoy a sunset dinner cruise on the Knysna Lagoon.

  • After breakfast, make your way to Pezula Championship Golf Course for your round of golf. Designed by David Dale and Ronald Fream, the Pezula Championship Course is spectacularly situated atop the famous Knysna Heads, and this high vantage point allows for majestic panoramic views of the Indian Ocean, the Knysna lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountain Range. Tee times booked from 10h40.

  • Spend the afternoon at leisure.

  • Dinner will be served at the hotel.

  • After breakfast, transfer to Simola Golf Course for your round of golf. The Simola Golf Estate on the hills above picturesque Knysna is a breathtaking experience that combines achingly beautiful views of the enchanting forests, town, lagoon and Indian Ocean that lay out before it. Tee times booked from 09h30.

  • Enjoy a farewell dinner at Anchorage Restaurant.

  • Check-out and then transfer to George Airport for your connecting flight home.

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