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Cape Overberg

The Cape Overberg, Western Province, South AfricaThe Cape Overberg, discovered early in South Africa’s history by pioneering farmers, who had to haul ox wagons over the Hottentot Mountains, is today a firm favourite with visitors. Luckily, the stunning Sir Lowry’s and Franschhoek Passes, allow for easy access over the mountains into this beautiful diverse Overberg region. The N2, headed for the Garden Route and Port Elizabeth by an incredible drive, divides the Overberg into two distinct but equally compelling areas. The first region, mai...

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Vital ensures scrumptious treats at PUMA School of Speed Series Vital ensures scrumptious treats at PUMA School of Speed Series

South Africa’s leading vitamin and health supplement brand, Vital is the perfect fit for the PUMA School of Speed Series...

Sales Hire Events teams up with XTERRA Grabouw Sales Hire Events teams up with XTERRA Grabouw

We are excited to welcome Sales Hire Events as a partner to the 2019 XTERRA Grabouw...

Team Relay guarantees added excitement at Sanlam Cape Mile Team Relay guarantees added excitement at Sanlam Cape Mile

One of the first teams to enter, Team Kannemeyer will comprise three brothers and a sister-in-law.

New Elgin Railway Market Brings in the C New Elgin Railway Market Brings in the C

A new attraction has popped up in Elgin in the Western Cape and it’s drawing in the crowds – by road and rail. The Elgin Railw

Fishing along the Whale Coast, Overberg, Western Cape Fishing along the Whale Coast, Overberg, Western Cape

From Rooiels to Kleinmond, fishing spots abound for rock and surf as well as lagoon fishing. Betty's Bay, Cape Hangklip and ...

Self Drive 1 Route from Cape Town to PE via Garden Route Self Drive 1 Route from Cape Town to PE via Garden Route

This unforgettable self drive route through the famous Garden Route is right up there with the most scenic road trips in the world

Woodifields Music on the Map Experience Woodifields Music on the Map Experience

Excitement is in the air ahead of the imminent arrival of spring; not because of blooming buds and colourful landscapes, but becau

Subz reusable sanitary pads Subz reusable sanitary pads

Greyton pupils receive welcome packs of Subz reusable sanitary pads The delivery of 505 packs of Subz Pants and Pads to four s

Stelling recovers to win at TransCape Stelling recovers to win at TransCape

Despite riding with a broken rib, defending men's solo champion Billy Stelling won his second stage in a row on the third day of

New pro team set the pace at TransCape New pro team set the pace at TransCape

Despite wet conditions, Pieter Seyffert and Travis Walker kicked off their new partnership on a perfect note by winning the openin

New pro team set the pace at TransCape New pro team set the pace at TransCape

Despite wet conditions, Pieter Seyffert and Travis Walker kicked off their new partnership on a perfect note by winning the openin

Seyffert, Walker to tackle TransCape Seyffert, Walker to tackle TransCape

After a lengthy association with Hanco Kachelhoffer, mountain biking professional Pieter Seyffert will reveal a new partnership wh

Pioneering single-track at TransCape Pioneering single-track at TransCape

The TransCape MTB race organisers will pioneer a fresh single-track challenge by introducing the riders to the Greyton Black secti

Pioneering single-track at TransCape Pioneering single-track at TransCape

The TransCape MTB race organisers will pioneer a fresh single-track challenge by introducing the riders to the Greyton Black secti

TransCape on a charity drive TransCape on a charity drive

In partnership with the Africa Foundation, the TransCape MTB race will use its reach in the cycling fraternity to contribute towar

New tweaks give TransCape better balance New tweaks give TransCape better balance

Riders in next year's TransCape mountain bike event will find a better balance across the board as the organisers continue pushin

The ultimate Overberg motorbike route: Cape Town to Mossel Bay The ultimate Overberg motorbike route: Cape Town to Mossel Bay

Chris Davies and Tyson Jopson did that on this spectacular motorbike route through the Overberg, in search of the best dirt...

11 vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Cape Town 11 vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Cape Town

We went looking for some of the best vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Cape Town, and we found some great eateries – whether...

Antiques of the Overberg: 23 spots for bargain-hunters Antiques of the Overberg: 23 spots for bargain-hunters

I set off to find antiques and great deals in the Overberg, and discovered the only thing I didn’t bargain for is how many...

Zip through a World Heritage Site with Cape Canopy Tours Zip through a World Heritage Site with Cape Canopy Tours

Cape Canopy Tour was recently placed second on the list of the world’s hottest new tourism experiences for 2015 by Lonely Planet.

Free-range living in the fynbos: guide to Stanford Free-range living in the fynbos: guide to Stanford

Locals warned him of Stanford’s pull, but it wasn’t until he made a right-turn to this Overberg village that Fred Hatman felt...

The Republic of Swellendam The Republic of Swellendam

Nestled at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains, lies Swellendam, the third oldest magisterial district (after Cape Town and...

Baardskeerdersbos and the art of seeing Baardskeerdersbos and the art of seeing

Seeing and Light are the two words that seem to sum up the quality of Baardskeerdersbos, the small rural settlement in the Over...

The Overberg is not for sissies. Paddling on Zoetendalsvlei The Overberg is not for sissies. Paddling on Zoetendalsvlei

Have you ever asked yourself how you came to be in the midst of madness? Climbing onto Titanic ll should have been warning enough.

Bot River - van der Stel Pass. Bot River - van der Stel Pass.

"Bot River's story is as much tied up with arrival of the first train in 1902, as with the first wagons back in the early 1700's."

Gorgeous Greyton ...offers a good life Gorgeous Greyton ...offers a good life

"We bought a plot!" announces Willow Constantine enthusiastically as she and Fred von Heyer, both from Hout Bay, arrive rather ...

Stanford birding Stanford birding

In this Overberg village, a nature reserve, dam,. lagoon, river and fynbos offer abundant birdlife. And then, nearby, there are ..

Greyton’s Better Nature Greyton’s Better Nature

It’s an easy and beautiful drive through the Overberg countryside to Greyton Nature Reserve, the third-largest reserve in the ...

Take the Plunge Take the Plunge

If you have a sense of adventure, bum-sliding, rock-hopping and swimming through a kloof will give you an adrenalin kick.

Whines and Wails Whines and Wails

On the mountain above Somerset West is an old wagon trail. Back in the 1860s, 4500 ox wagon's climbed it every year. In 2012,...

Going Large with Little People Going Large with Little People

Sarah Borchert grabs the opportunity to share boat-based whale watching with her family. Mom?' My five-year-old daughter's sea-..

Precious piece of The Cape Precious piece of The Cape

Just an hour-and-a-half's drive southeast of Cape Town is the mountainous Kogelberg Nature Reserve, a place that rivals the ...

Hiking the Perlemoen Trail Hiking the Perlemoen Trail

A superb 'no pack drill' saunter on the Overberg coast with several options, many points of interest and tasty seafood treats.

The Western Cape Brandy Route, South Africa The Western Cape Brandy Route, South Africa

Within an hour’s drive of Cape Town, some of the world’s best award winning brandies are beckoning. Take in the stunning scenery

The Western Cape Brandy Route The Western Cape Brandy Route

Within an hour's drive from Cape Town, some of the world's best award winning brandies wait to be discovered.

Hook Line and Sinker Restaurant, Pringle Bay Hook Line and Sinker Restaurant, Pringle Bay

The ambiance, location and the famous, fresh, food all contribute to the popularity of this restaurant. Remember to book in ...

Day trip round the Whale Coast Day trip round the Whale Coast

This really interesting 263km self drive circular route, offers scenery, vineyards, marine life, beaches, walks, birds, historic

Day trip through the Whale Coast Region Day trip through the Whale Coast Region

This really interesting 263km self drive circular route, offers scenery, vineyards, marine life, beaches, walks, birds, historic

De Roubaix Gallery, Wolvengat, Overberg De Roubaix Gallery, Wolvengat, Overberg

The beautiful little Overberg village of Wolvengat, is home to well-known South African artists Wim and Tina de Roubaix.

The Wandelpad Walk, Stanford The Wandelpad Walk, Stanford

The 3km stroll along the Klein River, called the Wandelpad is one of the ‘must do’s’, when in Stanford. The beautiful path winds

Vaalvlei Farm for flyfishing, near Stanford, Overberg Vaalvlei Farm for flyfishing, near Stanford, Overberg

The Vaalvlei working farm,close to Stanford, is set in the Klein River Mountains, with awesome views and excellent fly fishing ...

Mariana’s Restaurant and Deli, Stanford Mariana’s Restaurant and Deli, Stanford

There are not many restaurants at which booking is REALLY essential. They have to be extra special, like Marianas in Stanford ...

Sir Robert Stanford Estate, Stanford, Overberg Sir Robert Stanford Estate, Stanford, Overberg

Hand crafted grappa and fruit spirits are distilled on the Sir Robert Stanford farm, under the watchful eye of Johan de Villiers.

Madre Madre's Kitchen, Stanford, Overberg

Madre's Kitchen is set on the Sir Robert Stanford Wine Estate, with a scenic vista over Stanford. This country styled restaurant..

Eco Quads, Stanford, Overberg Eco Quads, Stanford, Overberg

Quad Biking is the ideal way for those with energy to burn to experience the sights of the beautiful outdoors in Stanford.

Chadoka Art Studio, Pringle Bay Chadoka Art Studio, Pringle Bay

Takura Chadoka was born in Zimbabwe where he developed his love of art. His paintings are in a unique African style, depicting ...

Short Hiking Trails around Pringle Bay, Overberg Short Hiking Trails around Pringle Bay, Overberg

Besides the more difficult hiking trails in the Kogelberg Reserve, there are some easier trails for those who would like to take

Betty’s Bay, Sandboarding on Blesberg Dune Betty’s Bay, Sandboarding on Blesberg Dune

If you are an adrenalin junkie, sandboarding the Blesberg Dune above Silversands Beach in Betty’s Bay, is a must. The rush is ...

Salmonsdam Nature Reserve, Stanford Salmonsdam Nature Reserve, Stanford

Salmonsdam Nature Reserve is renowned for its mountainous landscape twittering with birdlife. The fynbos covered slopes, waterfall

Raka Wines, Stanford, Overberg Raka Wines, Stanford, Overberg

Raka Wines, on the farm Remhoogte, in the Kleinrivier valley near Stanford, has a range of wines, blended from the varietals ...

Birkenhead Breweries and Wines, Stanford Birkenhead Breweries and Wines, Stanford

Birkenhead Breweries, just outside Stanford, has a magnificent setting on a country estate in the shadow of the Klein River ...

Klein River Cheese Farm, Stanford, Overberg Klein River Cheese Farm, Stanford, Overberg

Spend some wonderful relaxing hours at the Klein River cheese farm, only 7km outside Stanford. Set along the Klein River, this ...

Palmiet River Rafting, Kogelberg Nature Reserve, Kleinmond Palmiet River Rafting, Kogelberg Nature Reserve, Kleinmond

Palmiet River Rafting, near Kleinmond, offers white water in winter and tubing excursions in summer. From adrenalin to calm ...

Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve and Boosmansbos Wilderness Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve and Boosmansbos Wilderness

The Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve, between Swellendam and Heidelberg, is a magnificent 250ha indigenous forest, and 14 000ha ..

Boosmansbos Wilderness Hiking Trails, Heidelberg Boosmansbos Wilderness Hiking Trails, Heidelberg

Boosmansbos Wilderness at the Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve has magnificent hikes through indigenous forest, fynbos, great birds

Birding at Grootvadersbos Nature Reserve, Heidelberg Birding at Grootvadersbos Nature Reserve, Heidelberg

Grootvadersbosh Nature Reserve, a unique Afromontaine forest, is a birder's paradise - particularly for its forest species and ...

Fishing Spots from Pringle Bay to Kleinmond, Overberg Fishing Spots from Pringle Bay to Kleinmond, Overberg

This area has much to offer the keen angler. There are many spots, rock and surf, close to each other, so a fishing getaway ...

Sandown Blues Café,Restaurant, Bar, Main Beach, Kleinmond Sandown Blues Café,Restaurant, Bar, Main Beach, Kleinmond

Sandown Blues has views for miles over the blue flag main beach of Kleinmond. Fresh seafood is a speciality, as is rib steaks.

Kroonland 4x4 Trail, Villiersdorp Kroonland 4x4 Trail, Villiersdorp

The Kroonland 4x4 trail on the Kaaimansgat farm offers pristine fynbos with brilliant views over the valley, especially from ...

Theewaterskloof Country Estate Golf Club, Villiersdorp Theewaterskloof Country Estate Golf Club, Villiersdorp

Theewaterskloof Golf Club on the Theewaterskloof Country Estate is home to a 9-hole golf course, rated one of the top 20 nine-hole

Theewaterskloof Dam and Theewater Sports Club, Villiersdorp Theewaterskloof Dam and Theewater Sports Club, Villiersdorp

The Theewaterskloof Dam is beautifully set, between Franschhoek and Villiersdorp, surrounded by farmlands, majestic mountains ...

Kelkiewyn Farm Stall, Villiersdorp Kelkiewyn Farm Stall, Villiersdorp

The Kelkiewyn Farm Stall in Villiersdorp is beautifully set alongside the Elands River with al fresco seating on the river bank ..

Segway Tours, Grabouw, Overberg Things To Do Segway Tours, Grabouw, Overberg Things To Do

Riding on a Segway is an unique experience. If you are in the beautiful region of Grabouw and the Elgin Valley, this is real ...

Kamazoo Quad Bike Tours, Grabouw Kamazoo Quad Bike Tours, Grabouw

Kamazoo Quad Bike trails offer tours that will be remembered, long after the fun stops. Anyone can drive through the beautiful ...

Self Drive Day Trip from Cape Town to the Overberg Self Drive Day Trip from Cape Town to the Overberg

This scenic self-drive route through fruit orchards, winelands, and stunning passes offers wine tasting, gourmet food, farm stalls

Peregrine Farm Stall, Grabouw, Western Cape Peregrine Farm Stall, Grabouw, Western Cape

Peregrine is renowned for its huge range of locally produced wines at very competitive prices. Biltong is also a firm favourite ..

The Orchard Farm Stall, Grabouw The Orchard Farm Stall, Grabouw

Orchards Farm Stall, near Grabouw has a coffee shop, filled with treats from the on-site bakery. Breakfast, light lunches, art ...

Klein Paradys Equestrian Centre, Bot River, Overberg Klein Paradys Equestrian Centre, Bot River, Overberg

Bot River is home to the Klein Paradys Equestrian centre, where the owners, Sue and Manfred, have 17 years experience riding out.

Grabouw Mashie Golf Course, Overberg Grabouw Mashie Golf Course, Overberg

Set in the beautiful Elgin Valley is a scenic Mashie Golf course that lends itself to family fun in the great outdoors.

The Lady and the Fig Bistro, Grabouw, Overberg The Lady and the Fig Bistro, Grabouw, Overberg

The Lady and Fig Bistro in Grabouw has an Elgin Valley view to compliment the chic décor and innovative modern cuisine.

Wine Routes in Elgin, Grabouw and Bot River Western Cape Wine Routes in Elgin, Grabouw and Bot River Western Cape

The wine farms in the Elgin ward, have one thing in common - a choice of vine sites that have all the key components to produce ..

Kloofing Suicide Gorge, Hottentots Holland, Overberg Kloofing Suicide Gorge, Hottentots Holland, Overberg

If you are a real adrenalin junkie, then kloofing Suicide Gorge in the scenic Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve may just be for ..

Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve Hiking Trails, Overberg Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve Hiking Trails, Overberg

The Hottentots Holland reserve in the Western Cape is best known for its hikes and kloofing, in a beautiful landscape, with rugged

Oak Valley Mountain Bike Trails, Grabouw, Western Cape Oak Valley Mountain Bike Trails, Grabouw, Western Cape

The Oak Valley winemaker, a keen mountain biker himself, established the Oak Valley Mountain Bike Trail near Grabouw ...

Green Mountain Slackpacking Trail, Elgin area, Overberg Green Mountain Slackpacking Trail, Elgin area, Overberg

The Green Mountain Slackpacking trail takes place over 60km and four days, through mountain fynbos, fruit farms and vineyards ...

The Elgin Apple Museum, Overberg The Elgin Apple Museum, Overberg

The Elgin Apple Museum depicts the history of the apple industry in South Africa. See the progress from the earliest basic ...

The Shuntin Shed Restaurant, Bot River The Shuntin Shed Restaurant, Bot River

The original railway shunting shed in Bot River has been beautifully restored to a restaurant known for pizzas, Sunday lunch, 60's

Oude Molen Brandy Distillery, Grabouw Oude Molen Brandy Distillery, Grabouw

The Oude Molen Brandy Distillery in Grabouw, just an hour from Cape Town, is not only a window into the fascinating process of ...

Iona Wine Estate, Elgin, Overberg Iona Wine Estate, Elgin, Overberg

The Iona Wine Estate vineyards are on a mountain plateau 420 metres high, and here in South Africa, these cool sites are scarce.

Paul Cluver Wine Estate, Elgin, Overberg Paul Cluver Wine Estate, Elgin, Overberg

The Cluver family were the founding fathers of the Elgin wine ward. Established in 1896, as an apple farm, the family went on to

Thandi Wine Estate, Elgin, Overberg Thandi Wine Estate, Elgin, Overberg

Thandi Wine Estate was South Africa’s first agricultural Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) project. Thandi Wines became the first

Goedvertrouw Wine Estate, Bot River Goedvertrouw Wine Estate, Bot River

Owner Elreda Pillman runs Goedvertrouw Wine Estate, on the Van der Stel Pass between Botrivier and Villiersdorp. The historic farm

Elgin Vintners, Elgin Valley, Overberg Elgin Vintners, Elgin Valley, Overberg

When six of Elgin’s eco-conscious, grape, apple and pear farmers formed a partnership to plant and harvest grapes, the wines offer

Oak Valley Wines, Grabouw Oak Valley Wines, Grabouw

Oak Valley Wine Estate, Grabouw, presently has a highly acclaimed Platter 4 ½ Star Sauvignon Blanc on the market together with ...

Shannon Vineyards and Wines, Elgin Shannon Vineyards and Wines, Elgin

Shannon Vineyards, situated on the Palmiet River in the Elgin Valley, have put together a winning team of owners, Kevin Watt and

South Hill Vineyards, Elgin, Overberg South Hill Vineyards, Elgin, Overberg

South Hills is a boutique wine estate, with and excellent restaurant, wedding venue and accommodation. The unique terroir reflects

The Venue, South Hills Vineyards, Elgin Valley The Venue, South Hills Vineyards, Elgin Valley

The Venue’s setting on spectacular wine farm in Elgin is not only attractive to birds and wildlife, but to bridal couples and ...

Beaumont Winery Bot River, Overberg, Western Cape Beaumont Winery Bot River, Overberg, Western Cape

Situated on a heritage farm, dating back to the 1700s, in the quaint village Bot River, Beaumont Wines is a family run winery ...

Ciro Ciro's Seafood and Grill Restaurant, Gansbaai

This historic limestone fisherman’s cottage in Gansbaai has been home to a popular restaurant for over 14 years. Enjoy superb ...

Umnenge Boat based Fishing Charters, Gansbaai Umnenge Boat based Fishing Charters, Gansbaai

The fully licensed boat has everything you need for fishing and more importantly, the skipper knows all the good fishing spots.

Klipgat Trail, Gansbaai to De Kelders, Overberg Klipgat Trail, Gansbaai to De Kelders, Overberg

There is a beautiful trail which meanders for 7km from the Gansbaai harbour along the shoreline to the Klipgat Cave, in the Walker

Coffee on the Rocks Restaurant, De Kelders Coffee on the Rocks Restaurant, De Kelders

View the whales from the verandah of the Coffee on the Rocks Restaurant, in De Kelders. This is a must stop eating experience.

African Horse Company, Horse Trails, Gansbaai African Horse Company, Horse Trails, Gansbaai

The Whale Coast beaches and mountains of the Cape Overberg are perfect for those who love to explore nature on a horse trail ...

Farm 215, Nature Reserve, Gansbaai Farm 215, Nature Reserve, Gansbaai

Farm 215 Nature Reserve, Gansbaai, offers award winning accommodation with panoramic views, tranquillity and fine dining close to

Platbos - Africa Platbos - Africa's Southernmost Forest, Gansbaai

The ancient 30ha Platbos forest has trees that are over 1000 years old and is Africa’s most southerly indigenous forest. The walk

Quad Explore, Quad Bike Trail, Gansbaai Quad Explore, Quad Bike Trail, Gansbaai

Take a wonderful 2 hour trip through beautiful fynbos, old growth forest to a stunning mountain top view over Walker Bay and ...

Thobeka’s Township Tours, Gansbaai Thobeka’s Township Tours, Gansbaai

Feel the spirit of the African culture as Thobeka takes you on a guided walking tour of Masakhane Township in Gansbaai.

Kayak Junkies Trips, Gansbaai, Cape Overberg Kayak Junkies Trips, Gansbaai, Cape Overberg

There is no better way to experience the beauty of the sea and possibly see the marine life up-close than to go on a kayak trip ..

Grootbos Nature Reserve, Gansbaai, Cape Overberg Grootbos Nature Reserve, Gansbaai, Cape Overberg

Grootbos Nature Reserve offers award winning 5-star accommodation, set in magnificent scenery above Walker Bay. The stylish ...

Shark Diving Unlimited, Kleinbaai near Gansbaai Shark Diving Unlimited, Kleinbaai near Gansbaai

Shark Diving Unlimited in Gansbaai is a fully licenced shark cage operator, with permits from Marine and Coastal Management ...

Ivanhoe Sea Safaris – Whale Watching Gansbaai, De Kelders Ivanhoe Sea Safaris – Whale Watching Gansbaai, De Kelders

Our boat-based whale watching safaris take place in Walker Bay, which is renowned for the best viewing of Southern Right Whales ..

Walker Bay Nature Reserve, Cape Overberg Walker Bay Nature Reserve, Cape Overberg

The Walker Bay Nature Reserve is managed by Cape Nature and stretches for almost 25km from the scenic Klein River Estuary ...

Walker Bay 4x4 Fishing Trail, Cape Overberg Walker Bay 4x4 Fishing Trail, Cape Overberg

There are not many places where one can legally drive to an excellent fishing spot. The Walker Bay 4x4 Fishing Trail is located ..

Birding the Bot River Lagoon, Rooisand Nature Reserve Birding the Bot River Lagoon, Rooisand Nature Reserve

The beautiful Bot River Lagoon is a prime bird watching spot in the Overberg. It is incorporated into the Rooisands Nature Reserve

Gabriëlskloof Wine Estate, Botrivier, Cape Overberg Gabriëlskloof Wine Estate, Botrivier, Cape Overberg

The Gabriëlskloof Wine Estate is a quality vineyard that is dedicated to perfection, in their wine making, the restaurant, and ...

Wildekrans Wine Estate, Botrivier, Cape Overberg Wildekrans Wine Estate, Botrivier, Cape Overberg

Wildekrans Estate is a boutique winery situated near Bot River in the Southern Cape. Taste award winning wines on this beautiful

Rivendell Wine Estate, Botrivier, Cape Overberg Rivendell Wine Estate, Botrivier, Cape Overberg

Rivendell is a boutique wine farm in Bot River, nearby Arabella, offering excellent breakfast and lunch with amazing views ...

Birding at Harold Porter National Botanical Gardens Birding at Harold Porter National Botanical Gardens

With over 96 fynbos and forest species recorded at Harold Porter, some specials include Verreaux’s Eagle, Orange-breasted Sunbird

Hiking Trails Betty Hiking Trails Betty's Bay, Kogelberg, Kleinmond

The hiking trails in the Kogelberg Nature Reserve area offers pristine fynbos, clear rivers, waterfalls, forest, rock pools and ..

The Kogelberg Nature Reserve, Kleinmond, Overberg The Kogelberg Nature Reserve, Kleinmond, Overberg

The Kogelberg Nature Reserve, just west of Kleinemond, and close to Betty’s Bay, is the pristine heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom.

Berg and beach Berg and beach

Walker Bay and hermanus are probably best known for the Southern Right Whales that visit during their annual migration.

Hermanus Wine Route Re-Launched Hermanus Wine Route Re-Launched

Hermanus has a Wine Route it can be proud of, and the area offers many attractions to complement the R320 Hemel en Aarde Route

Von Geusau Chocolates, Greyton, Cape Overberg Von Geusau Chocolates, Greyton, Cape Overberg

The success of Von Geusau Chocolates in Greyton must inspire many who are doing a job that they do not enjoy. When Richard von ...

Boesmanskloof (Greyton - McGregor) Hiking Trail Boesmanskloof (Greyton - McGregor) Hiking Trail

If you are in Greyton or McGregor in the Western Cape, you can do one of the extremely popular Boesmanskloof Greyton to McGregor

Caledon Casino and Spa, Cape Overberg Caledon Casino and Spa, Cape Overberg

The Caledon Casino and Spa is ideally situated to take a well deserved weekend break or a stop en-route to refresh body and soul.

Dassiefontein Farm Stall, Caledon, Overberg Dassiefontein Farm Stall, Caledon, Overberg

Dassiesfontein Farm Stall lies between Botrivier and Caledon on the N2 and offers the traveller on their way to the Garden Route

Hermanus Wine Route, Overberg, Western Cape Hermanus Wine Route, Overberg, Western Cape

Hermanus is best known for its spectacular land-based whale-watching but there is actually much more to this area ...

Creation Wines, Hermanus Wine Route, Western Cape Creation Wines, Hermanus Wine Route, Western Cape

Creation Wine Estates is situated in the beautiful Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven-and-Earth) Valley near Hermanus in the Western Cape ...

Sumaridge Wine Estate, Hermanus Wine Route, Western Cape Sumaridge Wine Estate, Hermanus Wine Route, Western Cape

Sumaridge Wine Estate lies in the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley near the seaside town of Hermanus in the Western Cape ...

Newton Johnson Wine Estate, Hermanus Wine Route, Cape Newton Johnson Wine Estate, Hermanus Wine Route, Cape

Newton Johnson Wine Estate is situated about an hour and a half from Cape Town in the wine growing Hemel-en-Aarde Valley ...

Bouchard Finlayson Winery, Hermanus Wine Route, Western Cape Bouchard Finlayson Winery, Hermanus Wine Route, Western Cape

Bouchard and Finlayson is a boutique winery situated in the beautiful Hemel-en-Aarde (Heaven and Earth) valley ...

Green Mountain Trail, Elgin Green Mountain Trail, Elgin

An Overberg slackpack hike that's just made for lovers of fine food and wine, as well as the great outdoors.

Kunste Huijs Art Gallery, Swellendam, Cape Overberg Kunste Huijs Art Gallery, Swellendam, Cape Overberg

Kunste Huijs fine art gallery sources and displays the original work of more than 60 South African artists. The owner, Grady ...

Swellendam Drostdy Museum Complex and Historic Buildings Swellendam Drostdy Museum Complex and Historic Buildings

The historical areas of Voortrek Street, Van Oudtshoorn Street and Swellengrebel Street all lead to the Cape Dutch Drostdy Museum.

Houw Hoek Farm Stall, Elgin, Cape Overberg Houw Hoek Farm Stall, Elgin, Cape Overberg

Houw Hoek Farm Stall offers homemade pies, quiches, biscuits and cakes; freshly baked bread, preserves, pastas, cheeses, local ..

Bontebok National Park, Swellendam Bontebok National Park, Swellendam

Bontebok National Park is a place of simplistic beauty and peaceful charm. The majestic Langeberg Mountains provide a ...

Sulina Faerie Sanctuary Sulina Faerie Sanctuary

Minky had made a promise as a child to her fairy and angel friends to make a place where all peace loving beings could feel safe

Marloth Nature Reserve, Swellendam Marloth Nature Reserve, Swellendam

The Marloth Nature Reserve lies within the rugged and scenic southern Langeberg mountain range near Swellendam.

Winelands of the Western Cape Winelands of the Western Cape

The first vineyards in South Africa were established in the early 1650s in the beautiful fertile valleys surrounding Cape Town ...

Harold Porter Botanical Garden, Betty’s Bay, Cape Overberg Harold Porter Botanical Garden, Betty’s Bay, Cape Overberg

The Harold Porter Botanical Garden is situated on the lower mountain slopes of the dramatic Kogelberg range and is reached by ...

Stony Point Penguin Colony, Betty Stony Point Penguin Colony, Betty's Bay, Cape Overberg

Stony Point Penguin Colony is one of only two mainland colonies of African Penguin and is reached by the most beautiful coastal ..

Sir Lowry Sir Lowry's Pass Birding, Cape Overberg, Western Cape

This scenic pass crosses the Hottentots Holland Range and is home to two fynbos endemics, Cape Victorin’s Scrub-Warbler as ...

Hermanus Golf Course, Cape Overberg, Western Cape Hermanus Golf Course, Cape Overberg, Western Cape

Hermanus Golf Course, located only 120 Km from Cape Town, is a perfect golfing venue ...

Arabella Golf Club, Bot River, Western Cape Arabella Golf Club, Bot River, Western Cape

Arabella Golf Course is situated in the Western Cape, close to Hermanus. Voted among the top 5 golf courses in South Africa ...

Beautiful Land - Arabella Golf Course Beautiful Land - Arabella Golf Course

Arabella translates loosely into 'beautiful land' and any visitor to this little piece of golfing heaven would find it hard to...

Cape Whale Coast Cape Whale Coast

Every year, southern right whales journey more than 3000 kilometres from the Antarctic Ocean to the Southern African coastline...

Bontebok National Park Bontebok National Park

This national Park is the smallest in the country, but offers all of us, including the bontebok, some space and tranquillity...

Bontebok National Park Bontebok National Park

Just beyond Swellendam the Breede River eases itself past hillsides dotted with aloes and rare renosterveld shrubs. Tucked away above a bend...

Salmonsdam Nature Reserve Salmonsdam Nature Reserve

Proteas of every sort welcome you into this reserve at the foot of the Perdeberg Mountains. Pretty sunbirds feed on plant nectar ...

Self Drive Route 3 – Whale Route Self Drive Route 3 – Whale Route

Our Self Drive route gives you the best of whale watching in South Africa.