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We offer LOCAL TOURS in & around Port Elizabeth and the Garden Route.  Each tour is designed for you to enjoy the beautiful fauna, flora and the vibrant history of the Eastern Cape.

Umzantsi Afrika Tours are Tour Specialists - providing various Tour options of Port Elizabeth and the Garden Route as well as a variety of Ship Excursions

On a STAYCATION? Enjoy the wonderful vistas and cultural icons of our area with one of our local tours

Book your preferred short trip from one of our designed packages or feel free to get in touch with us to discuss what you are looking for and we will tailor-make a tour especially for you

Beat the current routine and experience this great country of ours

All Tours are available in English or German

Family and children-friendly Tours are available

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Umzantsi Afrika Training Academy

*NEW*  Umzantsi Afrika Tours is proud to offer a unique opportunity to prospective students and those wanting to formally qualify as a Tourist Guide under a CATHSSETA accredited course.Umzantsi Afrika Training Academy

This is the launch of the Umzantsi Afrika Training Academy!

Facilitated by a qualified and experienced Tour Operator and Guide - this is a great opportunity to:

  • Learn about the Tour Guide profession
  • Includes a hands-on practical course
  • Receive learner course material
  • Earn a recognised qualification as a Tourist Guide

Contact us now to enrol!


International Cruise Customers


We offer special, private and exclusive day trips and short cruise excursion for all your cruising activities into Port Elizabeth.

Dock into Port Elizabeth and allow Umzantsi Afrika Tours take you on a memorable DAY TRIP cruise excursion

Book your Tour with us direct and save on the expensive On-Cruise Guest Services charges.

Guaranteed to be more cost effective than booking on-board.

Let us plan your day trip or short cruise excursion for an unforgettable South African experience.

Book a Garden Route Tour from Cape Town and depending on the route direction, pick-up the ship again in Port Elizabeth, East London or Durban.

All Tours and Ship Excursions are available in English or German.

Garden Route Tours

We offer a wide variety of Port Elizabeth and Garden Route Tours, boasting tourist sights, fauna, flora, historical sights, fossils and cuisine.

  • All tours can be tailor-made for you - please feel free to ask...
  • Family-friendly approach tours available - children welcome

Umzantsi Afrika Tours offers guests the opportunity to design their own packages to create a more personalised adventure.

We are happy to accommodate everyone regardless of age, fitness level and we consider all factors when designing your tour such as budget, duration, and time.


If there is something you would like to see or something special that you would like to organise such as a honeymoon with champagne or a surprise for someone - we will go out of our way to make your experience a memorable one - guaranteed!

3 Day Garden Route Tour  or 5 Day Garden Route Tour

All Tours are available in English or German

Garden Route Self Drive Holidays

Umzantsi Afrika Self Drive Tours offer international tourists an affordable alternative to scheduled tours

Umzantsi Afrika Self Drive Tours have a proud record of helping thousands of visitors enjoy an exciting self-drive in South Africa at their own pace and in their own time.

A Self-Drive or FIT (Flexible Individual Travel) tour option is a cost-effective way to tour Southern Africa and the Garden Route.

Booking a Self Drive Tour with Umzantsi Afrika Tours you will be:

  • Met on arrival at any airport in South Africa
  • Presented with all your documents
  • Escorted to the car rental counter
  • Have the office on call 24 hours a day
  • Provided with a tour itinerary recommending activities and places to visit

We can custom design a special Garden Route Tour itinerary especially for you. You have a choice of accommodation from 3* to 5* luxury hotels, Bed & Breakfasts, Guesthouses or Game Lodges.

Experience the “Realisation of your African Dream”

Top reasons to visit South Africa and the Garden Route:

  • South Africa is a diverse country with a magnificent landscape and people
  • Our unique and beautiful wildlife is famously known worldwide
  • Our country promises a vibrant history and culture experience
  • There are a variety of exhilarating activities available
  • South Africa has one of the best climates in the world
  • Our country offers a unique and friendly hospitality experience
  • South Africa is known for great value for money - our food and wine culture is second-to-none

Variety of tours and options for the Local and International Tourist

Our services include Multi-Day Tours, Day Tours, Self-Drive Tours and Shore Excursions especially designed for Cruise passengers docking at Port Elizabeth Harbour. Our speciality lies in tailor-made tours for you, your family and for your budget.

Browse the links for our packaged Tours on offer or contact us to discuss and design your perfect South African holiday.

*NEW* Umzantsi Afrika Tours - Training Academy

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