Sutherland Map

/ Basic street map showing main roads and the location of attractions in Sutherland, Northern Cape, South Africa
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Map of Sutherland, Northern Cape

Sutherland Map - Sutherland detail and street level map showing landmarks of Sutherland and the location of the South African Atronomical Observatory. Almost 120 kilometres due north of Matjiesfontein in the Roggeveld of the Karoo, Sutherland is a space of clear, dark night skies. It's where one can marvel at the star scapes that sweep the outer limits, and where astronomers come to use the telescopes of the South African Astronomical Observatory. To find out more see Sutherland Attractions

If you are interested in overnighting in the area, we can recommend some great hotels, guest houses and self catering establishments. Find them at Sutherland Accommodation. If you're only planning on driving through Sutherland, en-route to another destination, you may want to peruse our Sutherland Restaurants before you leave to see if you should plan a stop here for lunch or maybe just a coffee. Also check out Sutherland Things To Do to see if there are any activities for which you would consider stopping.

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Featured Attractions in (or near) Sutherland

Ouberg Pass

Lying in the Northern Cape the Ouberg Pass descends into the town of Sutherland, the coldest town in the country and home to the biggest single optical telescope (SALT) in the southern hemisphere. Usually one reaches Sutherland via the Verlatekloof Pass. But the Ouberg Pass into the town offers a rather euphoric ... more information

Tankwa Karoo National Park

The 80 000 hectare Tankwa Karoo National Park, proclaimed in 1986 and still in a development stage, is at present in a veld recovery phase and it will be some time before the original vegetation re-establishes itself. Even so, after the occasional shower, the park erupts into a dazzling display of flowering ... more information

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On Holiday in Sutherland

About Sutherland
Sutherland Attractions
Sutherland - A Visitors Perspective
Sutherland Accommodation
Upper Karoo Accommodation
Upper Karoo Hotels
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Visiting Sutherland?
See Things To Do in Sutherland or check out Things To Do in Upper Karoo for things to do in neighbouring towns. If you are looking for a specific type of thing to do, search Things To Do in Northern Cape by category (includes museums, watersports, wine-tastings, etc).

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