The Central Karoo extends from Touws River to Beaufort West, with most towns on or close to the N1 between Cape Town and Johannesburg. The charming town of Prince Albert, also in the Karoo, is south of the N1, en-route to Oudtshoorn and the Garden Route. Many of these towns developed in the mainly sheep farming areas, when diamonds were discovered in Kimberley in the 1880′s and a railway line was built between Cape Town and Kimberley to transport all the people and goods to a thriving mi...
Much has been written about the charming Karoo village of Prince Albert, but there is more to this town than pretty houses...
If you want to see the big 5 in a malaria free area, close to Cape Town, then the Touws River Aquila Safari Lodge is a good option
Murraysburg is a quaint little Karoo town, with accommodation and things to do on the surrounding farms. Scenery, hiking, 4x4 ...
The Witteberg Nature Reserve, close to Matjiesfontein in the Karoo, offers the Diep en Deur 4x4 trail in the most amazing scenery.
The Anysberg Nature Reserve is all about huge open space, rugged Karoo mountains and kloofs, big night skies, flora, fauna, peace.
The Swartberg Nature Reserve, set in stunning mountain scenery and flora, is close to Oudtshoorn and Prince Albert. Don't miss it.
This Klein Karoo day trip from Oudtshoorn is 182km, through a most amazing variety of landscapes and quaint rural villages.
Inverdoorn Game Reserve and Safari Lodge is a private game reserve just 2 ½ hours from Cape Town. With great feedback on Tripad ..