Route 62

Karoo Donkey Sanctuary, Prince Albert

A haven for neglected and abused donkeys in the heart of the Karoo region of South Africa.

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Barrydale, Route 62, Western Cape Karoo

There is artfulness in every pore of Barrydale and surrounds on Route 62 in the Western Cape.

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The Master Signwriter of Route 62

Quinton Faro’s work is seen and enjoyed every day by travelers along Route 62 in the Western Cape Little Karoo.

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A Family Business in the Platteland

The sensational Diesel & Crème Vintage Diner in Barrydale on Route 62 in South Africa – a Little Karoo business.

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21 Pubs of the Karoo

As with most lively travel stories, this piece should come with some kind of health warning. Do not operate heavy machinery while following this route.

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Karoo Routes: Cape Town to Oudtshoorn: Route 62

Heading for Ostrich Country on Route 62.

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Karoo Life III – Adventures in the Little Karoo

Off the beaten track in the Little Karoo.

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Ladismith, Western Cape

Ladismith, the elegant town on Route 62, is all about the wine, the fruit – and the cheese.

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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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