Northern Cape Adventure Awaits this Summer
A Summer Roadtrip through the Rugged Wonder of the Northern Cape
The wide open roads of the Northern Cape beckon this summer, promising grand adventures beyond the crowded holiday hubs. From flowering valleys to towering kloofs, exotic wildlife to dazzling night skies, this is South Africa’s wild frontier. Grab the family and blaze your own trail of discovery!
Visit Nieuwoudtville, the Bulb Capital of the World, where rare fynbos and ancient succulents collide in a kaleidoscope of color. Let the kids run free through the 6,000 hectare Hantam Garden, a botanist’s paradise.
Gear up for a 5-day, 52km trek along the imposing Oorlogskloof Rock Pigeon trail. Scale towering rock formations, overnight in wilderness huts, and revel in the backcountry solitude. You’ll earn serious bragging rights after conquering this challenging hike!
Venture down the Karoo Highlands Route to experience the small-town charm of places like Calvinia, Sutherland, and Carnarvon. Visit working sheep farms, enjoy home-cooked meals, and marvel at the endless horizons. Under giant skies, you’ll find room to breathe.
Keep your eyes peeled for meerkats standing sentry, bats fluttering through sundown skies, and aardvarks ambling by in the moonlight. The Northern Cape’s exotic species promise memorable wildlife encounters without the crowds.
Embark on a summer roadtrip to the Northern Cape, where natural wonders, rugged beauty, and simple pleasures come together in perfect harmony. An unforgettable family adventure awaits!