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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 Hiking trails, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

Swartberg Hiking trails, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo

The Swartberg hiking trails boast spectacular rock formations, endless vistas of the Klein Karoo, deep kloofs, the typical fynbos Day Trip to The Hel, Gamkaskloof, Oudtshoorn

Day Trip to The Hel, Gamkaskloof, Oudtshoorn

Spoil yourself and take one of the best day trips South Africa has to offer from Oudtshoorn to The Hel in the Gamkaskloof Nature TBI Adventures, Oudtshoorn

TBI Adventures, Oudtshoorn

TBI Adventures is a locally based outdoor adventure company operated by mountain man Johan Uys, a veteran of local exploration. More Tourism Articles

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Fairview Attakwas Extreme MTB Challenge

Fairview Attakwas Extreme MTB Challenge

South Africa’s premier one-day race will stage its 10th edition in 2016 – nearly ten years since that inaugural event in 2007......Wesbank Leopard Crawl MTB

Wesbank Leopard Crawl MTB

The 72 km (without Gongani's Kop) is the route for the rider that loves a challenge. ...Klein Karoo Klassique

Klein Karoo Klassique

Enjoy music, art and food programmes and workshops in the tranquil environment of Oudsthooren....... More Events & Entertainment