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Great New Family Friendly Attraction in George

Great New Family Friendly Attraction in George Garden Route Birds of Prey Rehab Centre is a Family Friendly Attraction in George A great new family friendly attraction has just opened in George. Here you can see falcons, eagles and owls up close. The Garden Route Birds of Prey Rehab Centre gives you the opportunity to […]… More Info

Garden Route Birds of Prey Rehab Centre

Garden Route Birds of Prey Rehab Centre Rehabilitation Centre for Birds of Prey in George The Garden Route Birds of Prey Rehab Centre run by falconers Bertus and Lizette Beukes is a rehabilitation centre for birds of prey in George on the Garden Route of South Africa. Their mission is to educate the public and […]… More Info

Wildebraam Berry Estate

Wildebraam Berry Estate Swellendam Places to Visit The Wildebraam Berry Estate is situated about 2km outside of Swellendam in the Hermitage Valley. At Wildebraam you will be warmly welcomed and overwhelmed by gastronomic delights!  They are well known for their liqueurs, jams and a large chilli and deli range.  The Wildebraam private cellar produces a range of products including delicious liqueurs and an array of liqueured fruits, jams, dessert syrups, chutneys, relishes, pickles and gifts.  Liqueurs include Youngberry, Honey, Aniseed, Rooibos, Peppermint, Lemon, Choc-Chilli, Guava and Hazelnut. The products are elegantly packaged and service the corporate gift market through a range of stylish gifts.  All these can be sampled and purchased from the tasting rooms.   Wildebraam is definately one of the top places to visit in Swellendam. Swellendam Things to do The tasting rooms at Wildebraam offers visitors a fabulous vista of the surrounding pastures, berry fields and the majestic Langeberg Mountains. Berry Picking is one of the popular things to do in Swellendam. Berry picking season is in November and December. During this time visitors can come and pick their own berries and relax in the country side. Wildebraam Tasting Rooms Hours Monday – Friday: 08h00 – 17h00 Saturday: […]

CP Nel Museum Oudtshoorn

CP Nel Museum Oudtshoorn Visit the Museum in Oudtshoorn The CP Nel Museum is famed for being one of the best small town museums in South Africa.  The museum is housed in the former Oudtshoorn Boys High School in Oudtshoorn. This sandstone building with its prominent clock-tower was designed by Charles Bullock and erected in 1906. The main theme of the museum is the ostrich industry, focusing on the ostrich feather boom period (1900 – 1914). A visit to this museum is a must for all visitors to Oudtshoorn. National Monument in Oudtshoorn Le Roux Town House Museum, situated at 146 High Street, Oudtshoorn, forms part of the CP Nel Museum.  The house was declared a National Monument in 1980. It was built in 1909 and is an attractive house with stained glass panels reflecting the distinct Art Nouveau style. This house also designed by architect Charles Bullock was build for a farmer, Mr. Le Roux as a town house for him and his family. Attractions in Oudthoorn These two Museums in Oudthoorn should be on the list of attractions to visit for all tourists and holiday makers passing through the Klein Karoo Town of Oudthoorn.

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge Activities

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge Activities Game Lodge in Oudtshoorn – Klein Karoo Buffelsdrift Game Lodge offers guests a unique bushveld experience in the heart of the Klein Karoo – the gateway to South Africa’s scenic Garden Route. The authentic bushveld character of the area at the foothills of the Swartberg Mountains, has been preserved and the lush indigenous vegetation is representative of the Cape Floral Kingdom – South Africa’s 6th Natural World Heritage Site. Activities and Attractions in Oudtshoorn The great weather all year round and plenty of sunshine promise spectacular views and great outdoor living in Oudtshoorn. Buffelsdrift Game Lodge offers a number of activities and attractions suitable for young and old. They also have a restaurant with beautiful views. Bush Safaris in the Klein Karoo of South Africa. With more than 22 species of animals to see, Buffelsdrift Game Lodge in the Klein Karoo of South Africa takes you closer to the wild in an open game vehicle by a trained guide. On your 2 hour bush safari the following can be seen: Buffalo, zebra, hippo, giraffe, rhino, elephants, kudu, springbok etc. Horse back Safari’s are a great experience for the horse lovers. African Elephant Encounters Buffelsdrift is home […]

Redberry Farm

Redberry Farm
Strawberry Farm at George
The Redberry Farm where you pick your own strawberries is situated in the heart of the Garden Route just out side of George. This is an outing for young and old, with lots of fun activities to keep you entertained with all day long. If it says strawberry, you will find […]

Kalahari Restaurant Theatre

Kalahari Restaurant Theatre State of the Art Theatre for Southern Cape Kalahari Restaurant and Theatre Kalahari Restaurant theatre will feature latest productions as the come off the main circuit. A new state of the art theatre, the Kalahari Restaurant and Theatres, will open its doors in George in the heart of the Garden Route in […]

Kalahari Restaurant Theatre is a post from: Denise Lloyd

GARDEN ROUTE BOTANICAL GARDEN

GARDEN ROUTE BOTANICAL GARDEN
The Garden Route Botanical Garden Trust is an independent, non-profit organisation. Its mission is to establish and maintain the indigenous Garden Route Botanical Garden and the Moriarty Environmental Centre – for education, research, conservation and recreational purposes.
What will you see? *A young and developing botanical garden, started in 1997 by a caring […]

Dias Museum Complex

The dynamic Bartolomeu Dias Museum Complex encompasses
a wealth of places of historical interest . The most famous is
possibly the Old Post Office Tree. This massive Millwood tree which is over 500 years old is where the 16th century sailors left messages for each other in a shoe hanging from the tree.