Tours
  • Beaufort West
    Welcome to the Heart of the Cape Karoo Beaufort West
  • Cape Karoo
    Beaufort West, enjoy, relax, revive and be inspired by the beauty of the Cape Karoo
  • Sky
    Where the Earth meets the Sky

Explore Beaufort West and its surroundings...

ON FOOT

Beaufort West Walk
Explore the historical buildings of Beaufort West on this self guided walk. Maps and info available at the Tourism Office.
Tel. 023-4151488

Hiking Trails
Karoo National Park,
Bergplaats,Tel. 084-8054958
The Vale Karoo Farm, Tel. 082-9687991
Hillandale, Tel. 023-4161714
Koka Tsara, Tel. 023-4152753

Birding
Spot unique birds with Karoo Birding Safaris or get a birding list at the Karoo National Park and go see what you can spot for yourself.
Karoo Birding Safaris: 083-7247916

Fossil Exploring
Karoo National Park, Tel. 023-4152828
Leeuwkloof Safaris, Tel. 023-4181621

ON A RIDE

Donkey Cart Trips
The traditional mode of transportation in the Karoo: Enjoy it on the Karoo Sundowner Tour, the Beaufort West Historical Tour or the Kwa Mandlenkosi Township Tour by African Kombi Tours. Tailor made charter tours on request.
Tel. 076-4032765

Horseback Riding
The Vale Karoo Farm, Tel. 082-9687991
Bergplaats,Tel. 084-8054958

BY BIKE

Mountain biking
The remoteness of the Karoo and its dirt roads are favoured by many mountain bikers! The following farms have mountain bike trails:
Bergplaats, Tel. 084-8054958
Rooiheuwel, Tel. 023-4121669
The Vale Karoo Farm, Tel. 082-9687991

Cultural Tours
Get out of the car and experience Kwa Mandlenkosi by bike!
Mandlenkosi Bicycle Tours, Tel. 078-9658413

BY CAR

4x4-Trails
Several places offer a unique experience for the 4x4 enthusiast:
Karoo National Park, Tel. 023-4152828
Bergplaats, Tel. 084-8054958
The Vale Karoo Farm, Tel. 082-9687991
KoKa Tsara Bush Camp, Tel. 023-4152753

Game drives
Karoo National Park, Tel. 023-4152828
Bergplaats, Tel. 084-8054958
Teri Moya Game Lodge, Tel. 082-7893040
Koka Tsara Bush Camp, Tel. 023-4152753
Steenbokkie Private Nature Reserve, Tel. 083-5404573

Scenic Drives
Molteno Pass, De Jager's Pass, Teekloof Pass, Oukloof Pass and others!

Karoo Highlands Route
An Open Africa Initiative: self drive route. See www.openafrica.org

Olive Farms & Products
Take a tour or buy products at Olive Grove Guestfarm.
Tel. 023-4143397

Rock Art
Visit the rock engraving complex at Nelspoort.
Tel. 071-6142051 (Laurence Rathenam)

FROM THE SKY

Helicopter flights
Charter, scenic flights, short flips with Cillair
Tel. 082-5654342

ON A GUIDED DAY TRIP

African Kombi Tours, Tel. 023-4153226
Karoo Reisen, Tel. 084-2555616
Karoo Spirit, Tel. 082-7873406
Karoo Birding Safaris, Tel. 083-7247916
Mandlenkosi Bicycle Tours, Tel. 078-9658413

26 Things to do in Beaufort West

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