This bustling little hub of activity at the centre of the Klein Karoo presents visitors with a variety of fascinating sights and amazing places to explore.
Oudtshoorn heartily welcomes all, no matter your interest or motivation and offers something for everyone, from the cultural buff to the adventure seeker to the nature lover. In fact, you can easily spend 3 days scaling the mountain of activities in the area.
If, however, your itinerary doesn’t allow you quite that much time, take a look at our list of must-sees to include when planning your visit.
BUFFELSDRIFT GAME LODGE – Activities
Free Roaming Cheetah Experience, African Bush Safaris, Elephant Experiences, Lion Experience, Meerkat Safaris.
BUFFELSDRIFT GAME LODGE – spa
Extensive range of African treatments, facials and massages carried out by our professionally trained, on-site therapists.
CHANDELIER GAME LODGE – ACTIVITIES
Giraffe Experience, Buffalo Experience, Ostrich Farm Tours, Sundowner Bush Dinner, Khoi-San Trail.
HIGHGATE OSTRICH SHOW FARM
The World’s First, Finest and Most Original Ostrich Show Farm Established in 1938.
KLEIN KAROO DAY TOURS
Swartberg Pass (Full Day Tour), Swartberg Pass (Half Day Tour), Wine Tasting & Wine Tour, Seweweekspoort Heritage Tour.
Kobus se Gat – Swartberg Experience
We drive over the top of the pass while stopping along the way for photo opportunities and to give you the chance to do a short hike along the route. Read more…
Meiringspoort forms part of the Swartberg Nature Reserve, which is managed by Cape Nature Conservation. Read more…
Situated on the scenic Oudemuragie road, which branches off the R328 as you drive towards the Cango Caves.
SAFARI OSTRICH SHOW FARM
We are situated in the heart of “Ostrich Country” and is only 6km outside of the centre of Oudtshoorn. Read more…
The Swartberg Pass, a National Monument between Prince Albert & Oudtshoorn in the Western Cape. Read more…
Wilgewandel Holiday Farm – Activities
Wilgewandel Holiday Farm has a whole range of activities that are great fun for all ages.
Grundheim Craft Distillers
Grundheim opened its Wine house in April 1994 and sold its very first sweet wine under its own trade mark.
The iconic towns of Oudtshoorn & De Rust, based in the semi-arid Klein Karoo, borders on the North of the picturesque Garden Route region half way between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.
The town can also be accessed by the scenic and famed R62 – the world’s longest wine route!
Primarily known as the ostrich capital of the world, Oudtshoorn has quickly gained the reputation of being a cultural, heritage, adventure and sports hotspot.