Little Karoo

Montagu, Western Cape

What gives Montagu its class and character are the old Cape Dutch and Georgian-style houses, a background of looming mountains, its natural hot springs and a sense of heritage preserved.

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Oudtshoorn, Western Cape

Oudtshoorn is the tourism hub of the Little Karoo – and one of South Africa’s most colourful towns.

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Vanwyksdorp, Western Cape

The mountain village of Vanwyksdorp has become one of the top hideaway destinations on Route 62 – the Little Karoo.

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Zoar and Amalienstein

The mission station communities of Zoar and Amalienstein lie on the R62 at the entrance to one of the most astoundingly beautiful mountain passes in South Africa: the Sewe Weeks Poort.

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The Magic of a Karoo Farmstay

Why time spent on a Karoo farm is the best holiday around.

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Ostriches

Karoo Ostriches: Fluffy yet Formidable

The giant flightless ostrich of South Africa had a profound effect on the Karoo over centuries.

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