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Amatola Region

The Amatola Region, Eastern CapeThe Amatola Region is home to mountains that are bedecked with the most beautiful, dense ancient forests. These are some of the largest spreads of indigenous forest in South Africa and are famous for their yellowwood, white stinkwood, Cape chestnut and other indigenous trees. The area is synonymous with mountain peaks, stunning panoramic scenery, ravine thickets, cool running streams and waterfalls. This countryside is perfect for hiking and outdoor pursuits like bird watching and horse riding. ...

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Once upon a forest - Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape Once upon a forest - Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape

Stutterheim certainly has a tense history but is now quite the magnet for nature lovers...

Xhosa Country Xhosa Country

The Eastern Cape's biggest asset is its people. If you have the open road and a guide like Velile Ndlumbini, you will discover ...

Fly Fishing the Maden Dam, King William’s Town Fly Fishing the Maden Dam, King William’s Town

The Maden dam is about 22km from King William’s Town and around 80km from East London and is well known in fly fishing circles.

Khaya La Bantu Xhosa Cultural Village, Komga Area Khaya La Bantu Xhosa Cultural Village, Komga Area

The Khaya La Bantu Xhosa Cultural Village offers an intoxicating mix of traditional music, dance, food, and drink that will...

Day Trip to the Mgwali Cultural Village, Stutterheim Day Trip to the Mgwali Cultural Village, Stutterheim

At the Mgwali Cultural Village you can experience true Xhosa hospitality - taste traditional food and enjoy the entertainment ...

The Khologha Forest Hiking, Biking and Birding Trails The Khologha Forest Hiking, Biking and Birding Trails

The Khologha Indigenous Forests are a magical outdoor experience. The wonderful canopies keep you shaded and are home to wildlife

Stutterheim Stationary Engine Museum, Eastern Cape Stutterheim Stationary Engine Museum, Eastern Cape

The Stutterheim Stationary Engine Museum is believed to have one of the largest and most comprehensive collections of restored ...

Lowestoffe Country Lodge, Cathcart and Hogsback areas Lowestoffe Country Lodge, Cathcart and Hogsback areas

Lowestoffe Country Lodge near Cathcart and Hogsback is set against the backdrop of the magnificent Elandsberg Mountains with ...

Olivewoods Hunting Game Ranch, Bedford Olivewoods Hunting Game Ranch, Bedford

Set in the historical heartland of the East Cape, Olivewoods hunting and game ranch is over 5500 hectare (13585 acres) in size ..

Great Fish River Reserve, Frontier Country, Eastern Cape Great Fish River Reserve, Frontier Country, Eastern Cape

The Great Fish River Reserve is 45000ha of pristine wilderness offering big game, hiking, bird watching in the Eastern Cape ...

Twins Guest House, King Williams Town, Eastern Cape Twins Guest House, King Williams Town, Eastern Cape

Twins Guest House is situated in King Williams Town in the Eastern Cape ...

The Manderson Hotel and Conference Centre, Stutterheim The Manderson Hotel and Conference Centre, Stutterheim

The Manderson Hotel and Conference Centre is located in Stutterheim, at the foot of the Amatola Mountains in the Eastern Cape ...

Red Valley Bed and Breakfast, Komga, Eastern Cape Red Valley Bed and Breakfast, Komga, Eastern Cape

Red Valley Bed and Breakfast is situated in the cattle farming centre of Komga in the Eastern Cape ...

Primeston Bed and Breakfast, Bedford, Eastern Cape Primeston Bed and Breakfast, Bedford, Eastern Cape

Primeston is located in the quaint settlers village known as Bedford, in the scenic Eastern Cape ...

Peppertree House, Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape  Peppertree House, Fort Beaufort, Eastern Cape

Peppertree House is situated in the picturesque town of Fort Beaufort, in the beautiful Eastern Cape ...

Panorama Guest House, King Williams Town, Eastern Cape Panorama Guest House, King Williams Town, Eastern Cape

Panorama Guest House is located in King WilliamsTown, 5km’s from Bisho in the Eastern Cape ...

Hiking in the Katberg, Winterberg Mountains, Eastern Cape Hiking in the Katberg, Winterberg Mountains, Eastern Cape

Several short hikes and walks as well as two 2-3 day hikes leave from the Katberg Protea Hotel in the Katberg area of the Amatola

Mak & Mak Guest House and Tea Garden, Alice, Eastern Cape Mak & Mak Guest House and Tea Garden, Alice, Eastern Cape

Mak & Mak Guest House and Tea Garden is located in Alice, a quaint town forming part of the beautiful Eastern Cape ...

Katberg Luxury Self Catering Golf Villas, Katberg Katberg Luxury Self Catering Golf Villas, Katberg

Katberg Luxury Self Catering Golf Villas is situated in Katberg, a scenic area not far from Hogsback in the Eastern Cape ...

Hogsback Inn, Hogsback, Eastern Cape  Hogsback Inn, Hogsback, Eastern Cape

Hogsback Inn is situated in the picturesque town of Hogsback, nestled in the Amatola Mountains in the Eastern Cape ...

Green Park Lodge, Mthatha, Eastern Cape Green Park Lodge, Mthatha, Eastern Cape

Green Park Lodge is located in the historical town of Mthatha in the Eastern Cape ...

Cavers Country Guest House, Bedford, Eastern Cape Cavers Country Guest House, Bedford, Eastern Cape

Cavers Country Guest House is located just outside of Bedford, in the scenic mountainous region of the Eastern Cape ...

Granny Mouse House, Hogsback, Eastern Cape Granny Mouse House, Hogsback, Eastern Cape

Granny Mouse House is located in Hogsback, a beautifully quaint town nestled in the Amatola Mountains in the Eastern Cape ...

Amatola Wild Trout Fishing, Amatolas Amatola Wild Trout Fishing, Amatolas

Head up into the Amatola Mountains for some wild trout fly-fishing with the Eastern Cape communities of Cata and Keiskammahoek

Ferndale 4x4 Trail, Cathcart, Eastern Cape Ferndale 4x4 Trail, Cathcart, Eastern Cape

Ferndale 4x4 Trails offers four trails that weave through the lush Henderson Heights mountain range near Cathcart ...