Visit The Bathurst Toposcope

Monuments in or near Bathurst, Sunshine Coast in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Things To Do in BathurstVisit The Bathurst Toposcope

Monuments Sunshine Coast

Where? Nico Malan Avenue, Bathurst, Eastern Cape

When? Best during daylight hours

How? Call Not available

How much? Free

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Bathurst, in Eastern Cape

A toposcope is basically a monument that is dedicated to people or past events and sits on hills or mountains in various locations. They indicate directions and distances to certain landmarks around the area.

Some have large paved areas with a series of brass plaques along the edge while smaller ones are usually consist of sa stone plinth with a circular plaque on top. You can find toposcopes in parks and historical places etc

The Bathurst toposcope is placed in the spot where the British settlers were investigated in 1820. You will find information here about their ships, departure ports etc and much more. From this location you can see the Great Fish River, The Gamtoos Valley floodplain and some other spectacular sights.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Bathurst

Sweet Fountain Cottage

Self Catering

Sweet Fountain Cottage

Sweet Fountain Cottage is situated on a working crop and cattle farm about 5km from Bathurst in the Eastern Cape. The ... more

Morley House Historical Accommodation

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Morley House Historical Accommodation

Morley House is an 1820s settlers' cottage in the picturesque rural village of Bathurst in the Eastern Cape. Morley House ... more

The Historic Pig and Whistle Inn

Hotel / Bed & Breakfast

The Historic Pig and Whistle Inn

This National Monument is situated in the quaint little English style village of Bathurst in the heart of settler country ... more

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