The Garden Route is a 300-kilometer long stretch of the south-western coast of of the Western Cape. The area is wedged between the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma Mountains to the north and the Indian Ocean to the south. It extends from the west of Mossel Bay to the Storms River in the east and the border with the Eastern Cape. The area is dotted with many lagoons and lakes along the coast.
cities and towns
Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, Wilderness, George, Mossel Bay, Nature's Valley, Heidelberg, Stilbaai Groot and Klein Brakrivier and Nature's Valley are towns and villages within this region.
The main through road is the N2 freeway, which stats in Cape Town and continues on to Durban.
The summers are mild to warm and winters are mild to cool . Temperatures rarely fall below 10 °C in winter and rarely climb beyond 28 °C in summer. Rain occurs year-round, with a slight peak in spring.
Fauna and flora
The area is renown for the indigenous forests and there are nearly 300 bird species found here. From July to December, this area also welcomes the annual South Right Whale population to its shores
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Listing of Camp Sites
Below is a listing of camp sites in the Garden Route Region of the Western Cape.
Click on the image and you will be directed to the respective websites for more information and contact details.
We are constantly on the lookout for more camping sites in this area.
Should you find that we have not included a camping site and would like us to include it on this list, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that we are not responsible for bookings at any of the sites listed above.
We only offer a listing of camping sites in the region and do not take any responsibility should the camp site information become inaccurate or incomplete. We also do not take any responsibility for any poorly managed camp sites or camping facilities.
This website was designed by an enthusiastic camper as a guide to enable other campers to find their ideal camping site..