In the 'hood, Van Wyksdorp as a destination

The little Karoo village of Van Wyksdorp lies on the R327 from Ladismith, just off the famous R62, in the foothills of the Rooiberg Mountains. It's the kind of town people describe as a typical Karoo 'dorp' - a rural town in essence, in the heart of Kannaland. Whilst some travellers dismiss Van Wyksdorp as a forgotten corner of the Klein Karoo, those in the know will tell you that it is ... cont.

Voortrekker Street, Van Wyksdorp, 6690, Karoo, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Klapperbos Guest House

Approaching on the famous Route 62 from Barrydale, 10 kms before Ladismith turn right onto the R327 - Van Wyksdorp. Proceed 33kms. Pass the Carlitzdorp turn off and take the first turn left into Van wWyksdorp. Turn at Klapperbos sign.

If you are coming from the N2:
Turn into Riversdale. Take the Ladismith turn off over the Garcia Pass. Turn right into onto the R327 to Van Wyksdorp. This is a good gravel road. About 50kms to Van Wyksdorp.

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