The magnificence of the Western Cape is unquestionable, and continues to entice visitors from all corners of the globe year after year. In fact, it is testified to by the fact that many of the visitors are ...
Citrusdal is not only famous for citrus production and natural hot water springs, it also falls onto the Cape Flower Route - a journey through the explosion of exquisite flowers that burst into life between ...
Just off the N7 in the Olifants River Valley you’ll find the Klawer Co-operative Cellar which has been in operation since 1956. The cellar has chosen to produce top quality wine with the limited production of ...
The little settlement of Klawer is less than three hours’ drive from the Mother City of Cape Town, in the Western Cape of South Africa. This may be a small place with only a few locals, but it is the proud ...
Stellar Winery is the largest producer of organic wines in South Africa. The grapes are sourced from farms in the lower Olifants River Valley and part of the Namaqualand.
The cellar is the first organic ...
Route: Clanwilliam, Pakhuis Pass, Uitkyk Pass, Wupperthal, Matjiesriver, Nieuwoudt Pass, Kriedouw Kloof Pass, Clanwilliam Dam
Description: a circular drive through the Cederberg to Wuppertal and Matjies ...
Start: Sandrif Farm
Finish: Sandrif Farm
Duration: 7+ hours, or over 2 days
Fitness: fit, it is challenging
Our tip: older children who are used to hiking will manage the hike, although you might want to ...
Start: near Clanwilliam
Emphasis: forge your own route
Duration: 1 - 7 days following woodcutters' paths at will
Fitness: for the hardy hiker
Our tip: for those after solitude and peace, and sleeping where ...
Start: Traveller's Rest farm, Cederberg
Finish: Traveller's Rest farm
Duration: 4 km, roughly 3 hours, 9 different rock art sites
Fitness: easy, good to do with children provided you do not want to spend ...
Lutzville Vineyards invite you to 'venture off the beaten track and discover the secret behind every bottle'!
The estates unique location allows for the cool Atlantic Ocean's morning breeze to come and ...
Freshwater angling in the Olifants River is one of the many reasons why Clanwilliam has gained such popularity over the years as a holiday destination. The river has the richest endemic fish population in the ...
Start: Pakhuis Pass
Duration: 12 km, roughly 5 hours
Fitness: moderate to easy; children can do this hike
Our tip: you do need a Cederberg Wilderness permit, which you can pick up at ...
Start: Koekenaap, adjacent to Lutzville
Duration: 5 days, 80 km
Fitness: moderately fit
Our tip: watch the incoming tides as there are sections where you may be trapped by water, and low ...
The Khoisan Kitchen is situated on the banks of the Brandewyn River, and is based on the Rock Art Trail through the Cederberg.
Specialising in traditional fare, with a relaxed ambiance, the kitchen ...
Etched into history along the fertile banks of the Olifants River, two and a half hours north of Cape Town, you will find an estate, Wilgenhof Estate, an exclusive wine farm dating back nearly three-hundred ...
Seal Breeze Wines are something special as their wine maker decided on a career change at the age of 51. Joan Wiggins decided to start producing wine without any formal training, when you taste her wine you'll ...
Kloof is the Afrikaans word for ravine/gorge. Kloofing is an adventure activity which utilises these natural little 'valleys'. Typically the result of stream cutting erosion these rocky pockets possess ...
Day horse-rides - Go explore a beautiful valley, see bushman paintings, visit an old farmhouse ruin and have a swim at the waterfall or river when the weather is hot. Day-rides include snacks and ...
Start: summit of Pakhuis Pass
Finish: Driehoek Resort in central Cederberg
Duration: 9 days, 8 nights, 100 km (roughly)
Fitness: moderate to difficult
Our tip: if you are a seasoned hiker, you won't find ...
Route: Citrusdal, Prince Alfred Hamlet, Ceres, Tulbagh, Porterville
Description: a number of mountain passes both east and south of Citrusdal's orange groves
Length: roughly 245 km
Time: a day, at ...