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The Garden Route
Sharing our Garden Route with the world.

#TravelLikeALocal with your #GardenRouteExpert.
The Garden Route
Sharing our Garden Route with the world.

#TravelLikeALocal with your #GardenRouteExpert.
The Garden Route
Sharing our Garden Route with the world.

#TravelLikeALocal with your #GardenRouteExpert.
The Garden Route
Sharing our Garden Route with the world.

#TravelLikeALocal with your #GardenRouteExpert.

Our Story

Destination Garden Route is born out of passion for the Garden Route and the people who live and work here.  Founded by Ypie Kingma, experienced tourism practitioner with 20+ years experience in Marketing, Event Management and Tour Operating.  Let me share my passion with you!  

Authentic Garden Route experiences

Tailor-made tours

Travel trade representation

Visitors

Multi-day tours including vehicle hire (with or without guide), accommodation and activities from Cape Town along the Garden Route to the Eastern Cape or vice versa.  

Travel Trade

We introduce you to the places and people on the Garden Route that offer exactly what you’re looking for.  Individual advice, tailored to you and your guests’ needs.  That us!

Tourism Products

We are your company representatives at trade shows and travel workshops.   And while you look after your guests, we will look after your social media and online reputation.   

Our Experienced Team



Who we are?  A team of passionate tourism practitioners with complementary skills in PR and Media, Marketing, Event Management and Tour Operating with a passion for the Garden Route and the people who live and work here.  We want to share our passion.

The team is fluid and flexible.  But always headed up by Ypie Kingma, Managing Director of Destination Garden Route.  With years of experience in tourism, planning, guiding and marketing her own and others’ products, she will get the best team together for the job.

Latest News



Top 10 Benefits of Travelling

By: Your Garden Route Expert

Top 10 Benefits of Travelling

Top 10 Benefits of Travelling – in general

My wish…

By: Your Garden Route Expert

My wish…

As we gather around the festive twinkling of stars and candles, enveloped in the warmth of traditions and the joy of togetherness, this wish keeps popping up — a wish for a world bound not just by tinsel and lights, but by a deeper connectivity among its people. In this season of giving, my foremost
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Garden Route winner among World Travel Awards

By: Your Garden Route Expert

Garden Route winner among World Travel Awards

Garden Route winner among World Travel Awards 2023.

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