29km from Oudtshoorn, at the head of the picturesque Cango Valley, lies the spectacular underground wonder of the Klein Karoo – the Cango Caves. Situated in a limestone ridge parallel to the well known Swartberg Mountains, you will find the finest dripstone caverns, with their vast halls and towering formations.
Wilgewandel Holiday Farm is situated 27km outside of Oudtshoorn and is renowned for its fun family activities such as camel rides, water slides, rowing boats, pedal cars and a zip line.
The Swartberg Pass on the R328 run through the Swartberg mountain range which runs roughly east-west along the northern edge of the semi-arid area called the Little Karoo in the Western Cape province of South Africa.
The poort bears a tough history of floods and landslides amongst incredible hardships, yet our engineers and road builders mastered the art of building a magnificent road through this awe-inspiring poort. Meiringspoort is achingly beautiful. If you haven’t driven this poort, then do it before you pass on.
Walk above the most magnificent of the world’s big cats: white lions, African leopards, white snow tigers and of course our prized cheetah. You can even get to meet them face-to-face in a heart warming close encounter! They are the biggest and oldest Cheetah contact centre in the world!!!
Even if you are not very much interested in the historical side of life, you should experience the C.P.Nel Museum, one of the best country museums in South Africa, situated in Oudtshoorn, the heart of the Klein Karoo. The C.P.Nel Museum is also the only museum with a Synagogue inside – still in use.
Well-known for its Cap Classique and Mediterranean-styled wines, Karusa is a family-operated and managed Southern Cape Premium Wine producer & Craft Brewery.
Just outside Oudtshoorn is a place where you can experience a meerkat encounter with a wild (but habituated) colony. It’s the perfect way of meeting these charismatic suricates in their natural habitat.
An unforgettable and unique evening with fabulous live music and tasty South African food in the intimate surroundings of the garden and home of the performers.
Marita Lamprecht creates exquisite treats and inspiring flavour combinations for locals and visitors that relish decadent delights. Belgian chocolate creations and confections are the order of the day at Rococo and the variety is sure to suit chocolate-lovers as well as sceptics that do not have much of a sweet tooth.
Isolated beauty, engraved into the heart of the Swartberg Mountain by natures powerful forces. Rust-en-Vrede is situated on a scenic detour branching off the R328, 18km from Oudtshoorn on the way to the world famous Cango Caves. No title could be more apt, for this is definitely a must see for anyone traveling to Oudtshoorn.
Klein Karoo Ostrich Boutique caters for world class markets in fashion and personal wear. Their collection of products bearing the “Blue Ostrich” trademark includes handmade and delicately precision-crafted fashion accessories, interior decorations, gifts and curios at affordable prices.