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Oudtshoorn

Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo Kannaland, Western CapeOudtshoorn is set in a picturesque farming valley, surrounded by the majestic Outeniqua mountains. This valley has the ideal climate for ostriches and established Oudtshoorn as the world ostrich feather capital from the mid 1800′s to 1914 when the fashion faded. The ostrich kings made a bundle of “feather” money during this period, and the beautiful sandstone buildings and houses in the town reflect this. Ostrich business is still very much part of the town with the ostrich lea...

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Swartberg Nature Reserve, Klein Karoo, Western Cape

Swartberg Nature Reserve, Klein Karoo, Western Cape

The Swartberg Nature Reserve, set in stunning mountain scenery and flora, is close to Oudtshoorn and Prince Albert. Don't miss it. Cango Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Cango Ostrich Farm, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

What you will experience: the eggs, incubators and chicks (in season); to hug and kiss the super friendly female - Betsie; to ... Day Trip from Oudtshoorn via Prince Albert and De Rust

Day Trip from Oudtshoorn via Prince Albert and De Rust

This Klein Karoo day trip from Oudtshoorn is 182km, through a most amazing variety of landscapes and quaint rural villages. More Tourism Articles

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