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Cape Columbine Lighthouse

Cape Columbine Lighthouse

Popular Attractions in Paternoster (344.2 km from Western Cape)

Trip up the spiral staircase of Cape Columbine Lighthouse and gaze at jaw-dropping views of the formidable Britannia reef and Atlantic Ocean. Fortress-like and spectacularly situated on a windswept headland, Cape Columbine Lighthouse is usually the first lighthouse sighted by ships coming from South America and Europe. The prominent rocky point...

Montagu Hot Springs

Montagu Hot Springs

Hot Springs in Montagu (156 km from Western Cape)

Flowing naturally from a fissure in the rock face, in a cavern some 5 meters underground, the waters of these hot springs are said to have healing powers which have yet to be fully understood. The water comes to the surface at a constant 43°C. This "natural perfection" allows Avalon Springs to pump the water directly into the various available...

Montagu Dried Fruit

Montagu Dried Fruit

Shops in Montagu (156.7 km from Western Cape)

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...

Stilbaai Fish Traps

Stilbaai Fish Traps

Popular Attractions in Stilbaai (199.1 km from Western Cape)

Ancient rock pool fish traps, built by the Khoisan up to 3000 years ago, visible at low tide. These traps are still being regularly maintained, extended and utilized by a group of local enthusiasts. Five minutes from Stilbaai with parking close to the beach. Good afternoon for kids and adults alike. See if you can spot an octopus and remember...

Stilbaai Main Beach

Stilbaai Main Beach

Beaches in Stilbaai (201.3 km from Western Cape)

Stilbaai Main Beach is ideal for walking, swimming, rowing, sailing, skiing, and fishing. It’s safe to swim in the sea and walk along the 3 km stretch of sand. Surfers and kite surfers love the waves and the beach is a popular spot for watching whales during winter and spring.

The Baths Hot Springs

The Baths Hot Springs

Hot Springs in Citrusdal (212.4 km from Western Cape)

The Baths, with its natural hot water springs of 43º Celsius, is situated only two hours' drive from Cape Town in the scenic Olifants River Valley. In addition to the hot and cold water swimming pools and hot mineral spring water baths, relaxing pastimes include tennis, trampoline, pool table, a small playground for children, hiking trails,...

Dana Bay Beach

Dana Bay Beach

Beaches in Dana Bay (213.3 km from Western Cape)

Dana Bay boasts an elevated scenic viewpoint over the beach, offering amazing whale watching opportunities. Occasionally whales come into the bay to calve and schools of dolphins are frequently spotted in the surf. Facilities include ablution blocks, braai spots and lookout points.

Horse About Trails

Horse About Trails

Popular Attractions in Tulbagh (213.5 km from Western Cape)

Horse About Trails offer wonderful horse riding opportunities in the scenic Witzenberg Valley between Tulbagh, Wolseley and Ceres. Join them for a revitalizing horseback adventure through fynbos, vineyards and working farms. Suitable for all levels and abilities, trails range from supervised pony rides for little ones to half day and full day...

Dias Maritime Museum

Dias Maritime Museum

Galleries and Museums in Mossel Bay (217.6 km from Western Cape)

This museum has a good display of the history of Mossel Bay. A replica of the caravel with which Bartolomeu Dias, looking for a route to India, landed on a beach (Munro Bay)in February 1488, where they got water from a fountain nearby. This caravel was built in Portugal to commemorate the 500th anniversary of his landing.

Huguenot Memorial Museum

Huguenot Memorial Museum

Galleries and Museums in Franschhoek (247.7 km from Western Cape)

The Huguenot Memorial Museum in Franschhoek portrays the history of the French Huguenots, before and after their arrival to the Cape Colony. The building is in fact a rebuilt replica of the Saasveld building, originally owned by Baron Willem Ferdinand van Reede van Oudtshoorn, once located next to present-day Kloof Street in Cape Town. The home...

Berg River Dam

Berg River Dam

Dams Vleis in Franschhoek (254 km from Western Cape)

The Berg River Dam is a 68 m high dam on the Berg river in South Africa. It is the centerpiece of the Berg Water Project which is designed to capture the winter rainfall and store it for supply to Cape Town during the dry summer months. The Berg River Dam was the first dam in South Africa to be designed, constructed and operated in accordance...

Gerickes Point

Gerickes Point

Beaches in Sedgefield (255.4 km from Western Cape)

Popular with locals and nature lovers, Gericke’s Point is one of the Garden Route’s best-kept secrets. You can easily spend an entire day in this stunning and fascinating place. This rocky landmark resembles a lion’s head and the top offers a great vantage point to watch Southern Right whales during their calving season. You might even see the...

Sedgefield Beach

Sedgefield Beach

Beaches in Sedgefield (258 km from Western Cape)

Sedgefield Beach is an easy stroll down a boardwalk from the parking area. This family-friendly beach offers great swimming in the lagoon mouth and has spectacular views. Also known as Kingfisher Creek, the lagoon is a fun spot for little kids to paddle about. Picnic alongside the estuary – there is shelter from prevailing wind and you can easily...

Cape Agulhas

Cape Agulhas

Popular Attractions in Agulhas (265.9 km from Western Cape)

Yes, it’s official, this is the spot to get your photo taken at the southernmost tip of Africa. Ocean currents between Cape Agulhas and Cape Point may be constantly moving and mingling, however, the official meeting place of the Indian and Atlantic Oceans, according to the International Hydrographical Organisation, is Cape Agulhas. This...

Stellenbosch Botanical Gardens

Stellenbosch Botanical Gardens

Popular Attractions in Stellenbosch (273 km from Western Cape)

Tranquil gardens set in the heart of Stellenbosch and an easy walk from the centre of town. It is the oldest university botanical garden in South Africa and houses an extensive rare plant collection of indigenous and exotic plants. Stroll down shaded footpaths and pass over stepping-stones to cross gentle streams and ponds. The gardens house a...