8 Things To Do in Springbok

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Richtersveld National Park Fishing

Fly-fish on the Orange River

The primitive desire of man to hunt accompanied by the barren desert day scenery, nights under the canopy of the unwished stars, the rush of the river... and the peace of mind of ablution blocks, showers and full ... more

WHEN?
Winter months only - Booking essential.

Springbok Casual Dining

Tauren Steak Ranch

Tauren Steak Ranch is tucked away in Springbok, Namakwa. The cozy, welcoming atmosphere and the sensational smell of steaks sizzling on the open grill when you walk in, make this Steak Ranch a homely one that is ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Saturday from 12h00 to 22h00

Springbok Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs / Cafés & Coffee Shops / Casual Dining

Springbok Restaurant

This cosy, casual family restaurant caters for all and offers a delicious selection of hearty meals. If you are after a good piece of meat, try the sumptuous steaks or perhaps one of the beefy burgers. There is ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Saturday from 07h00 to 22h00.
Sunday from 08h00 to 22h00.

Springbok Hiking Trails

Silver Sands Trail

Start: Namaqua National Park, Hondeklipbaai Finish: base camp Duration: 55 km over five days Fitness: moderate Our tip: enjoy the total lack of cell phone reception This beautiful beach hike takes place ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.

Port Nolloth 4x4 Trails

Richtersveld 4x4 Trails

The Richtersveld Park is nestled in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa, right on the border of the Namibian mountain ranges. The arid wilderness of this region makes for awe-inspiring beauty of a unique ... more

WHEN?
Bookings are essential.

Springbok Cycling / Sight Seeing / Sports & Leisure

Goegap Nature Reserve MTB Trails

Where: 15 km east of Springbok (in the direction of the airport, along the R355) Level: intermediate with some rocky sections (not good for children) Type of route: mostly jeep track and gravel road Best: if ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Kamieskroon Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Namaqualand MTB Trail

Where: Kamieskroon, 30 minutes south of Springbok Level: intermediate Type of route: four routes across the Kamiesberg. Note: the Leliefontein, Visserplaat and Nourivier routes are navigable, but not well ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Port Nolloth Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Richtersveld Donkey Trail

Start: De Hoop campsite, Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park Finish: Hakkiesdoring hikers' camp Level: Intermediate Type of route: jeep track and donkey trail (hence its name), reserve roads, sand Distance: ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Also see 15 other Things To Do in Namaqualand

Vioolsdrift Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

Rafting Trips on the Orange River

This unique tours starts from Aquacade at Vioolsdrift on the banks of the Orange River. The 2-man inflatable rafts are easy to control and allow for a safe guiding through a few fast flowing rapids that occur on ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement - We offer half day rafting trips to 4 day rafting trips.

Pofadder 4x4 Trails / Sports & Leisure

4x4 Trails with Dinkys Dunes

Two guided trails of 25km, wind around the dunes, mainly traversing the spines and offering panoramic views over the plains for either 4x4 Vehicles or Quads. During the winter rain season these plains are ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement.

Garies Nature Reserves

Visit the Skilpad Wild Flower Reserve

The Skilpad Wild Flower Reserve is renowned as one of the prime locations for the annual spring flower displays in Namakwaland from August to October. The 1000-ha Skilpad Wild Flower Reserve lies to the west of ... more

WHEN?
Open daily during the Flower Season from 08h00 to 17h00.

Port Nolloth Lighthouses

Hondeklipbaai Lighthouse

Described by some as a 'rickety lighthouse on stilts', Hondeklipbaai lighthouse, like quite a few of the more remote lighthouses in South Africa, does not look quite like a lighthouse should look. One expects a ... more

WHEN?
Viewing best during daylight hours.

Port Nolloth Lighthouses

Port Nolloth Lighthouse

Port Nolloth lighthouse, aside from being the most northern lighthouse on the western side of South Africa is also a rather unusual looking lighthouse. It is an eleven metre high aluminium lattice tower with a ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Williston Malls & Shopping / Family Entertainment / Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs

Williston Mall

The Williston Mall is one of the most visited places in Williston. Here you will find an out of the ordinary place to shop, eat and stretch your legs. At Williston Mall you will find a fully licensed pub as well as ... more

WHEN?
Mondays to Fridays from 08h00 to 17h00.
Saturday and Sunday from 08h00 to 13h00.
Open on public holidays.

Hondeklip Bay Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Die Rooi Spinnekop Restaurant

Die Rooi Spinnekop gets its name from the colloquial nickname for crayfish, and being a restaurant serving crayfish on the Cape West Coast, the name fits perfectly. With delicious food, wine, charm and warm West ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire - bookings are essential.

Port Nolloth Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Anita's Tavern

Pop in at Anita’s for a seafood fiesta. Enjoy mouthwatering garlic mussels or perhaps the stuffed calamari tubes. If you are not a major seafood fan, never fear, there is a choice of meaty dishes and veggie ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Saturday from 10h00 to 23h00

Calvinia Museums

Calvinia Post Box

The small Northern Cape town of Calvinia may not be a buzzing urban hub of glitz and glamour, but it certainly has its own quaint appeal. And, part of this is its quirky post box. This isn’t any ordinary post ... more

WHEN?
Any time - although obviously best during daylight hours, especially if you plan to take a few photographs.

Pofadder 4x4 Trails

Namaqua 4x4 Eco-Trail

The Northern Cape may be South Africa’s largest province, but it remains characterised by its quiet open spaces that stretch on as far as the eye can see and its sparse landscapes. It is a nature-lover’s paradise, ... more

WHEN?
Booikings are essential.

Kamieskroon 4x4 Trails

Namaqua Caracal 4x4 Trail

Right in the heart of the Namaqualand, where wild flowers erupt into colour every spring, is the Namaqua Caracal 4x4 Trail. This part of the Northern Cape is quiet and sparsely vegetated almost all year round ... more

WHEN?
Booking is essential.

Kamieskroon 4x4 Trails

Shipwreck 4x4 Trail

This 4x4 route is a one-way drive along sandy, under-used roadways between Koingnaas and Kleinzee on the north-west part of South Africa's coastline, known as the Diamond Coast. Expect gravel roads, soft sand ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire. Booking is essential.

Kamieskroon 4x4 Trails

Strandveld 4x4 Trail

The Northern Cape is home to a number of 4x4 trails, thanks to its varied topography and rugged landscapes. The local vegetation is somewhat sparse for most of the year but, come spring, the countryside bursts out ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours. Please call to book.

Kamieskroon 4x4 Trails / Scenic Drives

Caracal Eco Route

The Caracal Eco Route is a 4x4 mountain to ocean experience in the yet-to-become-famous Namaqualand National Park. Some describe it as a wilder, more rugged, alternative to the flower route. Others describe it as a ... more

WHEN?
You need to book!

Kleinzee Museums

Kleinzee Museum

Way off the beaten track, where the Buffels River meets the sea 72 km from Port Nolloth, is the little former diamond mining town of Kleinzee (small sea). Kleinzee, in the northern stretch of the West Coast, was ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Springbok as a destination

If you are considering visiting Springbok or have already booked your Springbok accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Springbok and come back and submit your Springbok review or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Also in the neighbourhood

Garies, Hondeklip Bay, Kamieskroon, Kleinzee, Pofadder, Port Nolloth, Vioolsdrift

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