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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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Hot Air Ballooning in Oudtshoorn

Hot Air Ballooning in Oudtshoorn

Just imagine drifting over the majestic Swartberg Mountains like an eagle, with just the occasional blast from the burner. Peace. Arbeitsgenot - Home of CJ Langenhoven in Oudtshoorn

Arbeitsgenot - Home of CJ Langenhoven in Oudtshoorn

This Museum, Arts and Culture Centre is where, in 1918, co-author of the South African Anthem, CJ Langenhoven, wrote "Die Stem". Cango Wildlife Ranch and Cheetah Contact Centre, Oudtshoorn

Cango Wildlife Ranch and Cheetah Contact Centre, Oudtshoorn

The Cango Wildlife Ranch is an endangered species breeding facility. It is also the oldest and biggest cheetah contact centre ... View Tourism Articles