Things to Do in Swartland

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Heuningberg 4x4

Heuningberg 4x4

Four By Four Trails in Porterville (11.4 km from Swartland)

Heuningberg 4x4 is on a farm between bPorterville

Allesverloren Wine Estate

Allesverloren Wine Estate

Wine Estates in Riebeek Valley (16 km from Swartland)

Allesverloren is the oldest wine estate in the scenic Riebeek Valley of the Swartland district. Allesverloren is renowned for its distinctive red wines and dates back to the 17th Century. Guests visiting the estate can taste anything from Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon to Tinta Barocca and Fine Old Vintage. You can also enjoy the picturesque...

Riebeek Cellars

Riebeek Cellars

Wine Estates in Riebeek Kasteel (20.6 km from Swartland)

Located in the beautiful Riebeek Valley, nestled against the slopes of Kasteelberg, lies Riebeek Cellars. The tasting facility offers the full range of Riebeek Cellars' award-winning wines. Open on weekends, and provides a perfect stop-over while exploring this remarkably quaint town.

Kloovenburg

Kloovenburg

Wine Estates in Riebeek Kasteel (21.3 km from Swartland)

An hour's drive north-east from Cape Town, through rolling farmlands, takes you to the welcoming gates of Kloovenburg. The estate is situated in the Riebeek Valley, part of the Swartland, an area which offers the visitor the attractions of hiking, day drives, birding and of course some of the country's most picturesque scenery. Treat yourself to...

De Hoek Golf Club

De Hoek Golf Club

Golf Courses in Piketberg (30.8 km from Swartland)

The De Hoek Golf Club is a 9 hole course situated in De Hoek, a few kilometres outside Piketberg. It is a great place for a day outing, to release some tension and get to know the locals. The golf course was designed in 1960 and has a beautiful backdrop of distinctive mountains, valleys and farm fields of wheat, vine or citrus. The Piketberg...

Bartholomeus Klip Renosterveld Reserve

Bartholomeus Klip Renosterveld Reserve

Nature Reserves in Riebeek Kasteel (37.4 km from Swartland)

Bartholomeus Klip Reserve is teeming with herds of eland, springbuck, black wildebeest, zebra and bontebok. Many other animals, such as baboons, bat-eared foxes, lynxes, and smaller species of antelope, live here too, and it is known that leopards still occur in the mountains.Among the birdlife at Bartholomeus Klip is the world’s largest bird,...

DanielsHoogte Private Reserve

DanielsHoogte Private Reserve

Nature Reserves in Aurora (67 km from Swartland)

DanielsHoogte is a working farm rich in fynbos and situated at the top of Aurora Mountain, 800 metres above sea level. This hidden gem boasts spectacular views of St Helena Bay on the beautiful West Coast as well as the farmlands around Piketberg. On a clear day Table Mountain is visible in the far distance. This private reserve boasts much...

Things to do near Swartland

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Houseboat at Kraalbaai, West Coast National Park

West Coast National Park

Game Reserve in West Coast National Park (64.8 km from Swartland)

The West Coast National Park stretches from Yzerfontein up to the edge of Langebaan and surrounds most of the enormous Langebaan Lagoon. Just a one-hour drive north of Cape Town lies this watersports junkie’s paradise offering awesome kayaking, snorkelling and some of the best windsurfing and kite surfing on the planet.During summer, migratory...

Crystal Cave

Crystal Cave

Popular Attractions in Tulbagh (36.9 km from Swartland)

Amazing selection of succulents, cacti, garden stones, gemstones, crystals, mineral specimens and beads. Local art, gifts and magnificent fresh protea bouquets. A treasure trove of delights.

Saronsberg Theatre

Saronsberg Theatre

Galleries and Museums in Tulbagh (36.6 km from Swartland)

Saronsberg Theatre is the warm heart of theatre and music in the Tulbagh Winelands, offering a regular line-up of South African legends and some rising stars. Popular shows and musical favourites are hosted every week, with Blues and Jam sessions taking place on Wednesday evenings. Enjoy a simple meal or a glass of wine with the show. +27 (0) 23...

Heuningberg 4x4

Heuningberg 4x4

Four By Four Trails in Porterville (11.4 km from Swartland)

Heuningberg 4x4 is on a farm between bPorterville

Allesverloren Wine Estate

Allesverloren Wine Estate

Wine Estates in Riebeek Valley (16 km from Swartland)

Allesverloren is the oldest wine estate in the scenic Riebeek Valley of the Swartland district. Allesverloren is renowned for its distinctive red wines and dates back to the 17th Century. Guests visiting the estate can taste anything from Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon to Tinta Barocca and Fine Old Vintage. You can also enjoy the picturesque...

Riebeek Cellars

Riebeek Cellars

Wine Estates in Riebeek Kasteel (20.6 km from Swartland)

Located in the beautiful Riebeek Valley, nestled against the slopes of Kasteelberg, lies Riebeek Cellars. The tasting facility offers the full range of Riebeek Cellars' award-winning wines. Open on weekends, and provides a perfect stop-over while exploring this remarkably quaint town.

Kloovenburg

Kloovenburg

Wine Estates in Riebeek Kasteel (21.3 km from Swartland)

An hour's drive north-east from Cape Town, through rolling farmlands, takes you to the welcoming gates of Kloovenburg. The estate is situated in the Riebeek Valley, part of the Swartland, an area which offers the visitor the attractions of hiking, day drives, birding and of course some of the country's most picturesque scenery. Treat yourself to...

Perdevlei to De Tronk

Perdevlei to De Tronk

Hiking Trail in Groot Winterhoek Wilderness (30.5 km from Swartland)

The fairly easy trail from Perdevlei to De Tronk follows the Klein Kliphuis River, with lovely swimming spots along the way. The route eventually joins a jeep track to De Tronk where there are 3 very basic overnight huts. Duration: 3 hours Difficulty: Easy to moderate Distance: 12 km

De Hoek Golf Club

De Hoek Golf Club

Golf Courses in Piketberg (30.8 km from Swartland)

The De Hoek Golf Club is a 9 hole course situated in De Hoek, a few kilometres outside Piketberg. It is a great place for a day outing, to release some tension and get to know the locals. The golf course was designed in 1960 and has a beautiful backdrop of distinctive mountains, valleys and farm fields of wheat, vine or citrus. The Piketberg...

Groot Winterhoek Wilderness Game Reserve

Groot Winterhoek Wilderness

Game Reserve in Groot Winterhoek Wilderness (32.2 km from Swartland)

Incredible rock formations and stunning rare fynbos characterize the Groot Winterhoek Wilderness. A network of popular day and overnight hiking trails are marked by cairns and you’re sure to find something in bloom. Red disas flower along the streams in January and February and ericas are particularly lovely during the summer.Rock paintings...

The House of Krone at Twee Jonge Gezellen

The House of Krone at Twee Jonge Gezellen

Wine Estates in Tulbagh (32.7 km from Swartland)

Situated 125 km from Cape Town, Tulbagh has become a secret find for hipsters. The wine farm, Twee Jonge Gezellen, is in the North-West corner of this intriguing valley. The vineyards reach up to the east-facing slopes of the Saron Peak, while the cellar lies at the foot of the mountains.

Saronsberg Wine Estate

Saronsberg Wine Estate

Wine Estates in Tulbagh (33.5 km from Swartland)

Contemporary wine estate in the Tulbach Valley.

Lemberg Wine Estate

Lemberg Wine Estate

Wine Estates in Tulbagh (33.9 km from Swartland)

Lemberg Wine Estate is a boutique, private wine estate located in the scenic Tulbagh valley. Visitors are welcome to come in for a wine tasting, and enjoy a tasty cheese platter, or even a scrumptious lunch within the cellar.

Groot Kliphuis Trail

Groot Kliphuis Trail

Hiking Trail in Groot Winterhoek Wilderness (34.4 km from Swartland)

The 16 km route from the parking area to Groot Kliphuis is easy-going, following a short section of the Kliphuis River and then swings to the east. Hikers pass incredible rock formations before joining the Groot Kliphuis to Perdevlei Trail. There is a fantastic swimming spot and plentiful water. Ericas and disas bloom prolifically in season along...

De Tronk Trail

De Tronk Trail

Hiking Trail in Groot Winterhoek Wilderness (35.5 km from Swartland)

The 13 km hike from the parking area to De Tronk is an easy route along the Kliphuis River and along a jeep track to De Tronk. Beautiful proteas and ericas can be seen and there are a number of fabulous swimming spots. Duration: 3 hours Difficulty: Easy Distance: 13 km Warning: During winter the Kliphuis River is dangerous to cross.