It’s an easy and attractive drive from Cape Town to the coastal playground of Plettenburg Bay, and there's some beautiful, non-malarial safari territory beyond.
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South Africa is famous for the diversity of its landscapes and the Eastern Cape is no exception.
Why we think you’ll love it
- The Eastern Cape combines extremely well with a stay in Cape Town and the Winelands, either at the beginning or end of your stay - we can help you tailor make your perfect holiday.
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Luxury Eastern Cape Holidays: The Detail
The diversity of the scenery is one of the most striking characteristics of the region, with surroundings ranging from the arid Great Karoo of the interior to endless sweeps of sandy beaches, the big game safari parks in and around Addo National Park to the lush green forests of the Tsitsikamma National Park.
Luxury Eastern Cape holidays are all about experiencing the great outdoors. It is particularly renowned for its coastline, which is a paradise for watersports enthusiasts. Surfers come from far and wide to ride the waves at Jeffreys Bay, and there are many spots that make for an ideal seaside escape such as Plettenberg Bay.
Other attractions include the unspoilt Tsitsikamma National Park, big game safaris and, for adrenalin junkies, the world's highest bungee jump, over the Storms River.
Original Travel have a selection of the finest places to stay during your luxury holiday that between them, take in the best that the Eastern Cape has to offer. They can be experienced individually or by renting a car and driving between the various destinations.