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It is the start of 2011 and with Cape Town’s blissful summer months upon us the city is
seeing an influx of traveler’s, tourists and visitor’s galore all looking to experience the
spectacular sights, enchanting experiences and magical marvels that make Cape Town such
a unique holiday destination in South Africa.
With so much to do and experience in and around Cape Town many of our international
visitors who arrive at the Cape Town Airport are eagerly looking to determine their own
holiday destiny by renting a car from many of the reputable Cape Town Car Hire operators
but are unsure of how exactly to go about it.
Here is a quick three step how to guide on Cape Town Airport Car Hire.
There are a variety of car hire agents and car rental businesses in Cape Town and South
Africa, all with regular specials and great offers to suite any budget or travelling type,
whether you are travelling alone or in a family of five. Be sure to give yourself plenty of time
to acquaint yourself with the various Cape Town Airport Car Hire options available and their
best packages to ensure you get the car you’re searching for.
Once you know which car you would like to hire and which Cape Town based car hire
company you would like to deal with you can phone and make your booking. All you need
are your travelling dates, the make and model of the car you would like to rent, and your
credit card details. The car company will then send you a booking confirmation voucher
for your collection. As in every top holiday destination the peak seasons see a huge jump
in visitors and car hire rental services and stock cars can be in short supply, so make your
booking early to make sure you get the deal and car to suit you.
Collection is the easiest and best part of hiring a car from a Cape Town Airport Car Rental
company. Just bring along your driver’s license, credit card and booking voucher and grab
the keys to your perfect South African holiday.
Hiring a car in Cape Town is that easy and it not only gives you the freedom to explore Cape
Town how you like but also travel to the other tourist spots and attractions in South Africa
This article was written by Drive South Africa –Book Online To get your Cape Town Airport Car Rental
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If you love the great outdoors, and enjoy camping and adventure, 4×4 hire in Cape Town is a great way to travel through the Western Cape region at your own pace. With so many options available, and highly affordable rates, this option is a lot more accessible than you may have thought. Booking a vehicle is quick, easy and secure and can often be done online. Most cars are fitted with GPS devices and everything else you may require, and you will be able to travel through the Cape in style, without having to stick to any schedules or tours.
Some of the best places to consider when opting for 4×4 hire include the following:
- Du Toits Pass
This is the perfect destination for those who love camping. Travel along endless mountain passes, for the chance to see the Cape at its finest. Masses of lush, green indigenous bush and breathtaking views, plus crisp mountain rivers and streams – these are all just some of the things you can enjoy in this area. The driving is easy, with well-tarred roads in most parts of the route.
Most famous for its snowy mountains during winter in June and July, Ceres is also a thriving fruit-growing area. Locals often drive out to Ceres for the day, or spend a weekend to explore this beautiful area. Fruit picking, nature walks, hiking, biking and bird watching are popular in warmer months, while the snow brings visitors during the colder months. Organise car hire for a day, and set off to enjoy this pretty area at your leisure.
If your idea of fun is jumping off one of the highest bungee bridges, then a trip to Bloukrans is not to be missed. This area is situated just a few hours outside of Cape Town, and is most famous for its bungee opportunities, with camping, fishing, hiking and many other things to do on your 4×4 rental adventure.
- Still Baai
Still Baai is known for its stunning beaches, pristine natural wonder and a chance to see one of South Africa’s most famous predators up close and personal in its natural habitat, far beneath the ocean’s depths. Great White shark diving is very popular in this area, and you can also enjoy idyllic natural locations and camping spots with fantastic views and plenty of activities to try.
- Garden Route
The Garden Route offers a number of top destinations that are ideal for 4×4 adventures. From the spectacular caves and ostrich farms at Oudtshoorn to the remote beaches of Wilderness, popular coastal town Knysna to the excellent camping sites at Natures Valley and Tsitsikamma Nature Reserve, this lush area begs to be explored.
4×4 rental in Cape Town gives you the chance to explore all the wonders of the Fairest Cape at your own pace, ensuring the holiday of a lifetime.
Andre Van Kets is the co-founder and IT Director of a leading car hire agency, and offers advice and tips on car hire in South Africa for travelers seeking affordable and reliable self-drive travel solutions.