George beckons and beguiles, inviting you to lose yourself in a place where the spicy aromatics of timber mingle with easy going small town charm and untamed Garden Route landscapes. With over 200,000 residents, George is considered the ‘Heart of the Garden Route’ in South Africa. Attractions include the Outeniqua Transport Museum, Red Berry Farm, and Old Oak Slave Tree.
With cheap flights to George you have a chance to relax your body, revitalise your mind, and experience world-class golfing in the golf capital of the Southern Cape. George is home to George Airport (GRJ), which is a 10-minute drive from the centre of town. The airport serves a multitude of airlines, including South African Airways, Mango Airlines, Kulula and FlySafair. Popular domestic flights to George depart from Johannesburg and Cape Town. Flight duration from Johannesburg to George is approximately 1 hour 55 minutes.
Why visit Durban
Attractions and Activities
George offers the ultimate gateway to the Garden Route, a wonderland of captivating attractions and spine-tingling activities. Hike through untamed mountains and admire the largest collection of vintage locomotives.
Oubaai Golf Course is one of the most scenic courses in the world, while Fancourt offers three courses designed by legendary golfer, Gary Player. Women will particularly enjoy Kingswood Estate.
The Garden Route is a natural paradise. Explore wild mountains, forests that quiver with exotic African wildlife, and warm velveteen beaches surrounded by the idyllic waters of the Indian Ocean.