Things to Do in West Coast National Park

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West Coast National Park Overview
The West Coast National Park stretches from Yzerfontein up to the edge of Langebaan and surrounds most… Read More
Kraalbaai Beach

Kraalbaai Beach

Beaches in Kraalbaai (12.5 km from West Coast National Park)

Kraalbaai is a beautiful beach on the shores of the popular Langebaan Lagoon. Perfect for families and water sport fanatics, Kraalbaai Beach offers opportunities for kayaking, skiing, boating, fishing and angling. Sun worshippers can enjoy sea and sand, and a good old South African braai or a picnic.

Things to do near West Coast National Park

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

Yzerfontein Main Beach

Yzerfontein Main Beach

Beaches in Yzerfontein (16.4 km from West Coast National Park)

Yzerfontein is mostly known for having wonderful spring wildflowers, great kitesurfing and windsurfing, and good fishing. It’s also known for the seemingly endless stretch of 16 Mile Beach, starting in the south at Yzerfontein Main Beach. A beachfront restaurant maximizes the view. There are public ablutions and just south of the beach is the...

Pearl Bay Beach

Pearl Bay Beach

Beaches in Yzerfontein (19.9 km from West Coast National Park)

Pearl Bay Beach is backed by seacliffs offering standout views of Dassen Island, Table Mountain and the Atlantic Ocean. This new suburb in the south of Yzerfontein is going through a rapid development phase. Photo source: en.wikipedia.org

Langebaan Country Estate

Langebaan Country Estate

Golf Courses in Langebaan (15.7 km from West Coast National Park)

Langebaan Country Estate features a beautiful 18-hole golf course, set amongst the splendid natural surroundings of Langebaan, teeming with flowers and wildlife. This Gary Player inspired course will provide a good challenge to players of all skill levels. The clubhouse is open to visitors, members and residents alike, and boats lovely facilities...

Langebaan Beach

Langebaan Beach

Beaches in Langebaan (15.7 km from West Coast National Park)

Langebaan’s main beach is long, wide, white and sandy, providing an amazing launch spot for numerous lagoon-based watersports. This family friendly, safe beach is right in the centre of Langebaan and is easily accessible. The main road leading to Langebaan Beach is conveniently lined with shops and restaurants.

Langebaan Lagoon

Langebaan Lagoon

Dams Vleis in Langebaan (15.6 km from West Coast National Park)

Langebaan Lagoon is a salt-water body of water which has been the main attraction for visitors and residents of Langebaan alike. It's soft white sands make for excellent swimming and water sports of many varieties. On a windless day, put your kayak to water, or see the day breaking on a stand-up paddle board. Welcome the wind with a kite,...

West Coast Fossil Park

West Coast Fossil Park

Galleries and Museums in Langebaan (27.2 km from West Coast National Park)

Five million years ago the Cape’s West Coast was very different from what it is today. A wide range of animals (now extinct) lived in riverine forests, wooded savannah, and ocean as well as on offshore islands. Phosphate mining operations at Langebaanweg uncovered one of the richest fossil sites in the world. Over the past 40 years bones of 200...

Table Mountain National Park

Table Mountain National Park

Game Reserve in Table Mountain National Park (97.8 km from West Coast National Park)

One of the New7Wonders of Nature, Table Mountain is the centrepiece of the Table Mountain National Park. The easiest way of visiting Table Mountain is to ride up in the Cable Car, which operates every day, except in bad weather conditions. But it's a great walk, either up, down or both ways. Platteklip Gorge, just east of the Cable Station, is a...

Kraalbaai Beach

Kraalbaai Beach

Beaches in Kraalbaai (12.5 km from West Coast National Park)

Kraalbaai is a beautiful beach on the shores of the popular Langebaan Lagoon. Perfect for families and water sport fanatics, Kraalbaai Beach offers opportunities for kayaking, skiing, boating, fishing and angling. Sun worshippers can enjoy sea and sand, and a good old South African braai or a picnic.

Buffelsfontein 4x4

Buffelsfontein 4x4

Four By Four Trails in Yzerfontein (13.2 km from West Coast National Park)

Buffelsfontein 4x4 is a sand route in the Buffelsfontein Nature Reserve just outside Yzerfontein. An entry fee is asked per vehicle and possibly per person. This is a fantastic adventure for the family as the trail has a grading of 1 to 3 and has a braai and picnic spot in the halfway mark of the route. The trail is 14 km long on a two-way...

Blombosch 4x4 Nature Trail

Blombosch 4x4 Nature Trail

Four By Four Trails in Yzerfontein (14.1 km from West Coast National Park)

Blombosch 4x4 Nature Trail is located just outside of Yzerfontein along the West Coast in the Western Cape. The trail aim was for adventurers to experience the Sandveld vegetation. The sandy route may require drivers to deflate their 4x4 or 2x4 vehicle tyres. The trail has a 1 to 2 grading and is 13.5 km long; it takes approximately 2 hours to...

Windstone Horse Riding

Windstone Horse Riding

Popular Attractions in Langebaan Country Estate (15.3 km from West Coast National Park)

Come experience horse riding through the West Coast Fossil Park and enjoy the splendors of the West Coast on horse back. Windstone has extremely well behaved horses for any level and can teach you all the basics for an enjoyable trail ride. Take the scenic route through the West Coast Fossil Park. With many species of fauna and flora on...

Paradise Beach Langebaan

Paradise Beach Langebaan

Beaches in Langebaan (15.3 km from West Coast National Park)

Paradise Beach is a private beach in a private resort situated on the Langebaan Lagoon. The beach is surrounded by residential properties, perfect for a beach getaway.

Windtown Watersports Center Langebaan

Windtown Watersports Center Langebaan

Popular Attractions in Langebaan (15.3 km from West Coast National Park)

With over 10 years of experience, Windtown guarantees to offer the best in instruction, rentals and sales in kite surfing, windsurfing and SUP equipment. Situated on the water’s edge in the centre of Langebaan, the shop offers all the latest equipment on the market. Should you bring your own equipment, this can be stored in the large and secure...

Elandsfontein Private Nature Reserve

Elandsfontein Private Nature Reserve

Nature Reserves in Elandsfontein Private Nature Reserve (15.3 km from West Coast National Park)

Discover Elandsfontein’s rich fossil heritage on a guided Quad Bike Fossil Safari or 4WD Nature Drive. The dunes on Elandsfontein are the final resting place of early humans and animals that date back to the early Stone Age. The safari includes a rest stop where light refreshments are served. All quad bikes have fully automatic gearboxes to...

Sand Baai

Sand Baai

Beaches in Langebaan (16.2 km from West Coast National Park)

This beautiful stretch of beach is about 500 m south of the main beach. Here you will find the Langebaan Yacht Club, and the mooring spots for yachts and motorboats. Warm waters can sometimes be find, but swimmers need to take heed of strong currents.