Things to Do

Central Karoo

Prince Albert

Mont d'Or Swartberg Hotel

Mont d'Or Swartberg Hotel

Enjoy freshly baked scones with jam, cream, cheese or biltong at Mont d'Or Swartberg Hotel, a national monument with over 150 years of history.

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Garden Route & Klein Karoo

Albertinia

The Whispering Tree

The Whispering Tree

The Whispering Tree is a massive Ficus burkei (Burke's fig or common wild fig) in Voëlroepersfontein's garden with South African Champion Tree status.

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De Rust

Doornkraal Farmstall

Doornkraal Farmstall

The farm has become famous for its wine, but also cultivates lucerne, vegetable seed and pastures for sheep, cattle, pigs and horses

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Mossel Bay

Bartolomeu Dias Museum Complex

Bartolomeu Dias Museum Complex

The Bartolomeu Dias Museum Complex is home to the 500 year old Post Office Tree, a life-size replica of the Dias Caravel, the Shell Museum and an Ethno-Botanical garden.

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Deep Sea Adventures

Deep Sea Adventures

Deep Sea Adventures in Mossel Bay provide unique, fun filled deep sea fishing adventure trips for the whole family.

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Indalu Game Reserve

Indalu Game Reserve

Indalu is a stunning game reserve 30km outside Mossel Bay in the Garden Route with self-catering chalets and guided tours with the elephants.

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Point of Human Origins

Point of Human Origins

Visit the world renowned archaeological site with evidence for early modern human behaviour and experience the awe of standing at the Point of Human Origins.

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Romonza Boat Trips

Romonza Boat Trips

Romonza Boat Trips offer Seal Island trips (all year round), sunset cruises (November to April) and boat-based whale watching (July to October) with fully qualified tourist guides.

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Skydive Mossel Bay

Skydive Mossel Bay

Whether it's your first jump or you're an experienced skydiver, Skydive Mossel Bay offers the best scenery of all in South Africa with its drop zone less than 5km from the beach.

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Oudtshoorn

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Experience a unique South African bushveld stay in luxury tented accommodation in the heart of the Klein Karoo within the Garden Route.

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Cango Caves

Cango Caves

The Cango Caves Heritage Tour is an easy walk through the first six largest and most spectacular halls while the Adventure Tour is challenging with exciting passages and narrow tunnels.

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Cango Wildlife Ranch

Cango Wildlife Ranch

Guided tours are fundamental in Cango Wildlife Ranch's education programs that gives each of the more than 90 species of animals a voice.

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Five Shy Meerkats

Five Shy Meerkats

Five Shy Meerkats adventure tours offer visitors the opportunity to observe meerkats as they emerge from their burrows and go about their daily routines.

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Highgate Ostrich Show Farm

Highgate Ostrich Show Farm

Highgate Ostrich Show Farm is the world's first ostrich show farm established in 1938 where you can meet ostriches face to face.

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Safari Ostrich Farm

Safari Ostrich Farm

Safari Ostrich Farm is a commercial ostrich breeding farm offering interactive encounters with and learning something new about the world's largest bird.

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Wilgewandel Holiday Farm

Wilgewandel Holiday Farm

Enjoy various family fun activities, a la carte restaurant, functions venue and holiday accommodation options in the beautiful semi-desert Klein Karoo.

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Riversdale

The Old Jail

The Old Jail

The Old Jail in Riversdale us famous for the most delicious coffee and cake along the N2 national road in the Garden Route.

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Overberg

Arniston

De Hoop Land-Based Whale Watching

De Hoop Land-Based Whale Watching

Watch from the comfort of coastal accommodation, follow the walkway or sit on un-spoilt sand dunes while watching these breathtaking whales.

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De Hoop Vultures

De Hoop Vultures

Hike up to the Vulture Deck on Potberg mountain where they can watch the amazing endangered Cape vultures, the Western Cape's last surviving colony, swoop and soar above.

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Barrydale

Barrydale Hand Weavers

Barrydale Hand Weavers

Barrydale Hand Weavers preserves the ancient process of weaving with thoughtfully designed and ethically handwoven quality textiles for your home.

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Botrivier

Cornell Skop Farm

Cornell Skop Farm

The I40ha farm on the Van der Stel Pass in Bot River is a tranquil location which Luke Cornell has carefully developed over the years in order to create the best possible environment for all the animals in his care.

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Wildekrans Wine Estate

Wildekrans Wine Estate

Known for its award-winning wines, olive oils and dining experiences, Wildekrans also offers luxury farm accommodation, and many outdoor activities for nature lovers and biking/hiking enthusiasts.

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Caledon

Caledon Museum

Caledon Museum

Caledon Museum, a Victorian house from Caledon's past, presents old masterpieces in modern frames.

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SA Forest Adventures Caledon

SA Forest Adventures Caledon

Trained in all things adventure, the highly skilled guides at SA Forest Adventures will get you smiling with a selection of adventurous activities, while ensuring your utmost safety.

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Elgin Valley

Cape Canopy Tour

Cape Canopy Tour

A zipline canopy tour in the company of soaring eagles, surrounded by breathtaking Cape fynbos panoramas and mountainscapes only an hour's drive from Cape Town by car.

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Elgin Railway Market

Elgin Railway Market

Elgin Railway Market is a bustling steampunk station market where visitors greet the Steam Train Tour arriving at the Elgin Station in the scenic Overberg town of Grabouw.

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Long Shadows Farm

Long Shadows Farm

Enjoy tranquil horseback rides at Long Shadows Farm through the scenic farmlands of the Elgin Valley, tailor-made to suit everyone from beginners to more seasoned riders.

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Old Mac Daddy

Old Mac Daddy

Part caravan park, part designer farm lodge, this is the perfect family fun and team building venue to get work teams to move, create and compete.

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SA Forest Adventures Elgin Valley

SA Forest Adventures Elgin Valley

Trained in all things adventure, the highly skilled guides at SA Forest Adventures will get you smiling with a selection of adventurous activities, while ensuring your utmost safety.

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Trail's End Bike Hotel

Trail's End Bike Hotel

Trail's End Bike Hotel in Grabouw is Africa's first bike hotel and the perfect base to relax and have fun exploring the delights of the Overberg with family and friends.

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Gansbaai

African Penguin and Seabird Sanctuary

African Penguin and Seabird Sanctuary

The African Penguin and Seabird Sanctuary at Van Dyks Bay is a world class rehabilitation facility providing temporary care to seabirds in need, focusing on the African Penguin.

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Dyer Island Cruises

Dyer Island Cruises

Dyer Island Cruises provides 5 star marine adventures with the opportunity to view the Marine Big 5 of the Dyer Island ecosystem: whales, sharks, dolphins, seals and penguins.

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Fatbike Tours

Fatbike Tours

Fatbike Tours offer stunning trails in De Kelders where you'll have the time of your life riding sand dunes and along the beach on our new Fatbikes with 4.7" tyres.

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Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

Gansbaai and Pearly Beach Horse Trails

An excursion on horseback is undoubtedly the most pleasurable way to explore this secluded and pristine stretch of the Cape Whale Coast in the Overberg.

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Ivanhoe Boat Based Whale Watching

Ivanhoe Boat Based Whale Watching

Ivanhoe Boat Based Whale Watching offers a uniquely personalised service to clients and a chance to see Southern Right whales, as well as Brides and Humpback whales and even Great White sharks.

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Marine Dynamics Shark Tours

Marine Dynamics Shark Tours

Marine Dynamics is a whale watching and shark cage diving company based in Kleinbaai, a small harbour town, part of Gansbaai in the Western Cape of South Africa.

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Overlandy Tours

Overlandy Tours

Overlandy Tours delivers a professional, personal and unique experience for small groups or private tours to ensure a relaxing, care free excursion.

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Hermanus

Heart of Abalone

Heart of Abalone

Heart of Abalone farm tours in Hermanus teaches you more about abalone (perlemoen): see it, feel it, and even taste it. Polished shells, jewelry and canned and dried abalone are for sale.

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Hermanus Cliff Path

Hermanus Cliff Path

The Cliff Path not only affords some of the best land-based whale watching in the world from June to December, but it is also a nature lover's paradise.

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SA Forest Adventures Hermanus

SA Forest Adventures Hermanus

Trained in all things adventure, the highly skilled guides at SA Forest Adventures will get you smiling with a selection of adventurous activities, while ensuring your utmost safety.

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Southern Right Charters

Southern Right Charters

Experience boat-based whale watching with Southern Right Charters aboard their purpose-built catamaran. Friendly crew and knowledgeable guides add a personal touch for an all-round great adventure.

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The Whale House Museum

The Whale House Museum

Entering the main hall, the giant whale skeleton suspended from the ceiling is the first thing you see. Informative exhibits teach visitors how to identify the whales that visit these shores.

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Kleinmond

Arabella Country Estate

Arabella Country Estate

Arabella Country Estate offers Golf Estate living in the Overberg, and is home to the 18-hole Arabella Golf Club and luxury Arabella Hotel.

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Equestrian Centre Overstrand

Equestrian Centre Overstrand

Equestrian Centre Overstrand is a competitive and casual riding yard with stunning outrides and relaxed and well behaved school horses.

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SA Forest Adventures Kleinmond

SA Forest Adventures Kleinmond

Trained in all things adventure, the highly skilled guides at SA Forest Adventures will get you smiling with a selection of adventurous activities, while ensuring your utmost safety.

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Napier

Napier Farm Stall and Restaurant

Napier Farm Stall and Restaurant

Napier Farm Stall and Restaurant has set the standard in Napier for top quality 'plaaskombuis', or as the English refer, a wholesome country meal.

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Stanford

Lady Stanford River Cruises

Lady Stanford River Cruises

Lady Stanford river cruises take you on a leisurely modern and eco-friendly cruise down the Klein River from Stanford towards the Hermanus Lagoon.

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Panthera Africa

Panthera Africa

Panthera Africa focuses on the welfare of lions, tigers, leopards, cheetahs and caracals - no breeding, trading or interaction takes place. Come listen to our stories of rescued animals.

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Swellendam

Heritage Aviation

Heritage Aviation

Heritage Aviation in Swellendam provides premium flight training solutions to all clients who wish to pursue a professional flying career, be it for commercial or leisure purpose.

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Kwetu Guest Farm

Kwetu Guest Farm

Kwetu, Swahili for "Our home, our place", is a peaceful farm in Buffeljagsrivier offering nature lovers game, horse riding and bass and tilapia fishing.

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Wildebraam Berry Estate

Wildebraam Berry Estate

Wildebraam Berry Estate, Swellendam's "Berried Treasure", delights visitors with home crafted liqueur, berry farming and self-catering accommodation.

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Villiersdorp

Villiersdorp Vintage Tractor and Engine Club

Villiersdorp Vintage Tractor and Engine Club

Visit the Tractor Museum in Villiersdorp and travel through the fascinating history of farming machinery, which have been carefully restored by members of the club.

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