Route Climate & Weather
South Africa is a warm and sunny place. The southwestern Cape, where Wilderness is located has a Mediterranean climate with hot, dry summers and cool winters. The warm Indian Ocean provides rich almost tropical conditions and the pristine beauty of Wilderness makes it the perfect holiday destination for everyone.
The Garden Route is conveniently situated halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth and is serviced by two airports. Travelers can easily obtain flights and car hire from George Airport and the smaller airport situated at Plettenberg Bay. Flights to and from Johannesburg, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth leave daily from George and Plettenberg Bay.
Alternatively, one can take a leisurely drive along the N2 National Road to the Garden Route as it winds its way along the coast from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth and beyond. The trip by road takes approximately four hours.