Things to Do in Barrydale

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The Magpie Art Collective

The Magpie Art Collective

Galleries and Museums in Barrydale

The Magpie Art Collective prides itself in being a socially conscious art collective as well as purveyors of unusual decorative, home ware and custom-made chandeliers. All items are locally handcrafted.

MUD

MUD

Galleries and Museums in Barrydale

MUD is an impressive and unusual art gallery built using natural locally sourced materials – and mud. This Fine Art Gallery showcases a wonderful selection of paintings, sculpture, ceramics, metalwork and traditional African art. Afterwards you can have a bite to eat in the little Eco garden.

Barrydale Handweavers

Barrydale Handweavers

Popular Attractions in Barrydale (0.7 km from Barrydale)

Barrydale Hand Weavers is a skills and job creation project. We train local people in the art of handweaving on looms and produce beautiful handwoven rugs, carpets, tableware, fabrics and even clothing. The weavery is open to the public. People can visit us and see the looms in action, hear the stories of how it all happens and admire the range...

Bo Vlakte

Bo Vlakte

Popular Attractions in Barrydale (26.1 km from Barrydale)

Bo Vlakte is about 2 hours away from Cape Town and just 22 km from Barrydale on the R62. This venue is rapidly gaining a reputation as an excellent place to fish. The two dams are spring fed and stocked with trout, bass and Tilapia.

Killarney Trout Fishing

Killarney Trout Fishing

Popular Attractions in Barrydale (27.4 km from Barrydale)

Killarney Farm offers visitors 3 dams to fish, each stocked with big rainbow and brown trout. Located on the highest point between Montague and Barreydale, the area boasts beautiful scenery and tranquility. The dams itself are regularly stocked, so you can be assured a great time fly fishing. The is catch and release fishing, but if you wish to...

Things to do near Barrydale

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Moederkerk

Moederkerk

Popular Attractions in Swellendam (32.9 km from Barrydale)

Diagonally opposite the 1838 Cape Dutch-style Oefeningshuis is the 'Moederkerk' – Swellendam's Dutch Reformed Church. Built in 1910, this giant wedding cake of a building displays a wonderfully eclectic fusion of architectural styles. Cape Dutch gables, Gothic windows, Renaissance entrances, and a Baroque spire combine into an attractive...

Swellendam Hiking Trail

Swellendam Hiking Trail

Hiking Trail in Swellendam (34.5 km from Barrydale)

The circular Swellendam Hiking Trail traverses the Langeberg Mountains, starting at the forestry station 3 km outside the town of Swellendam. The route offers incredible views, passing through mountain fynbos, rugged gorges and past impressive crags. Only fit and seasoned hikers should tackle the 6-day route. Shorter options are...

Montagu Dried Fruit

Montagu Dried Fruit

Shops in Montagu (66.8 km from Barrydale)

If you're visiting Montagu pop into the dried fruit and nut shop. Here you can stock up on all sorts of tasty nibbles. It all started in 1991 when a small fruit drying operation started in Montagu, the heart of thedried fruit "pantry" of South Africa. Since then they have grown to becomeone of the largest exporters in the Little Karoo. Everyday...

Witsand Beach

Witsand Beach

Beaches in Witsand (56.8 km from Barrydale)

Witsand Beach is one of the best-kept secrets of the Overberg. Lying at the mouth of the Breede River, it offers excellent prospects for boating and walking. During winter and spring, Witsand is one of the best places on the South African coastline to for whale watching. Facilities include ample parking, benches with views and a restaurant. ...

Montagu Golf Club

Montagu Golf Club

Golf Courses in Montagu (66.8 km from Barrydale)

The Montagu Golf Club course is a 9-hole country course situated in the picturesque town of Montagu at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains.The well-maintained course is surrounded by typical Klein Karoo vegetation with scenic views of the adjacent farming activities. With fabulous weather all year round, you're assured of an enjoyable Klein Karoo...

Bontebok National Park Game Reserve

Bontebok National Park

Game Reserve in Bontebok National Park (28.6 km from Barrydale)

The smallest of South Africa’s National Parks lacks nothing in beauty. As part of the Cape Floral Kingdom, it’s one of the country’s 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and you’ll always see something in flower.Bontebok National Park plays a significant role in biodiversity conservation. Along with protecting endangered birds and plant species so rare...

Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve Game Reserve

Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve

Game Reserve in Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve (11.8 km from Barrydale)

Excellent bird watching, gorgeous indigenous Knysna forest and mountain fynbos characterize this CapeNature reserve in the Langeberg. The 250-hectare forest is situated 22 km northwest of Heidelberg and is considered the best and largest woodland in the southwestern Cape. The Bushbuck and Grysbok Hiking Trails and a short mountain bike trail...

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area Game Reserve

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area

Game Reserve in Boosmansbos Wilderness Area (14.5 km from Barrydale)

Deep in the Langeberg Mountains and partner to Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve is the hiking paradise of Boosmansbos Wilderness. As part of the Cape Floral Region, it is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Fragrant mountain fynbos and indigenous kloof forest characterize the lovely landscape. Some incredibly rare species of Ericas can be found in...

Loerklip to Saagkuilkloof Trail

Loerklip to Saagkuilkloof Trail

Hiking Trail in Boosmansbos Wilderness Area (17.7 km from Barrydale)

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area in the Langeberg Mountains offers 64 km of unmarked walking paths. Hikers have the freedom to decide on their own route. The two-day hike up Loerklip and down Saagkuilkloof is the most popular. This 27 km circular route is not clearly marked and graded demanding, so it is essential to carry an accurate map. Advance...

Kunstehuijs Fine Art Gallery

Kunstehuijs Fine Art Gallery

Galleries and Museums in Swellendam (32.4 km from Barrydale)

Kunstehuijs Fine Art Gallery specializes in original art by prominent South African artists. The owner, Grady Zeeman, is well known for her emotional and humanitarian paintings and has participated in numerous exhibitions in USA, UK, Italy, France and China. Art is shipped worldwide.

Marloth Nature Reserve Game Reserve

Marloth Nature Reserve

Game Reserve in Marloth Nature Reserve (32.4 km from Barrydale)

Marloth Nature Reserve lies in the majestic Swellendam mountains, between the towns of Ashton, Swellendam, Suurbraak and Barrydale. The reserve is 14 123 ha in extent and is managed together with another 16 532 ha of privately owned proclaimed mountain catchment land. The reserve's office is approximately 1,5 km from Swellendam and adjacent to the...

De Kloof Driving Range and Putting Green

De Kloof Driving Range and Putting Green

Golf Courses in Swellendam (33.3 km from Barrydale)

Practice your swing and tee off on De Kloof's golf driving range and putting green. De Kloof Luxury Hotel and Estate provides its own private short golf driving range and putting green for guests. The facility, clubs and balls are supplied at no extra cost.

Swellendam Golf Course

Swellendam Golf Course

Golf Courses in Swellendam (34.6 km from Barrydale)

9 hole, par 72 at the foot of the Langeberg mountains with views of farms and the Hermitage Valley.

Anysberg Nature Reserve Game Reserve

Anysberg Nature Reserve

Game Reserve in Anysberg Nature Reserve (47.9 km from Barrydale)

Anysberg Nature Reserve is situated about four hours from Cape Town in the Klein Karoo between Montagu, Laingsburg, Touwsrivier and Ladismith. The reserve has among some of the best scenery and views in the Karoo, as well as amazing animals, plants and recreational activities.Anysberg Nature Reserve was established in 1988 with the intent of...

Bushbuck Trail

Bushbuck Trail

Hiking Trail in Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve (49.2 km from Barrydale)

The 10 km Bushbuck Trail in Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve rambles through the pristine mountain fynbos and prime indigenous forest of yellowwoods, ironwoods and stinkwood trees. Underneath the canopy are an abundance of ferns, and numerous birds flit abut the treetops. Depending on weather conditions, the trail may be closed at certain times...