- Greyton Overberg
Greyton is rural tranquillity and quaint country scenes. There is a backpackers lodge in town.
- Betty's Bay
Betty's Bay is one of those places that grew up as a holiday home from home. there is a fantastic backpackers in town.
Because of its isolation Kleinmond was an outlaws’ stronghold for some 200 years. Nestled between two estuaries and bordered by fynbos covered mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, Kleinmond is an appetising stop for outdoor enthusiasts. It’s a hikers paradise, and with consistently good swell, not bad for surfers either.
A favourite weekend getaway spots for people living in Cape Town.
Hermaus has a little bit of everything from long beaches, to whales populating the bay to a rocking nightlife......
Small fishing port on the Cape South Coast and famous for its Great White Sharks
Situated 25km north of Cape Agulhas, Bredasdorp is a centre for wool, grain and dairy farming and lying in the heart of the Overberg, you’ll certainly know that you are in the “bread basket” of Africa…
A tranquil and quirky country village.
- Cape Agulhas
Cape Agulhas backpackers is set at the true southernmost tip of the continent. Is it really where the two oceans meet? Go there to see for yourself.
This lovely little fishing village is set against an backdrop of impossibly blue seas and whitewashed cottages. Meander down to the harbour and choose a fish fresh off the boats, or take a walk to the caves and shout something you’d like to hear a few times.
Set halfway between Cape Town and Knysna, this little town boasts some classic country attractions.
- Montagu Western Cape
Montagu is situated on Route 62, the road to wine and roses, this charming little village lies snoozing in the embrace of the mountains.
Known as the whale nursery of the East Coast, with the largest concentration of whales on the South African coastline, Witsand is at the mouth of the Breede River. It’s a peaceful town with excellent fishing.
Robertson lies on the Breede River Valley which is on Route 62. It is one of the longest wine routes in the world.
Swellendam lies beneath some of the most spectacular peaks in the Langeberg range. These peaks used to be used as sundials by the farmers who called them 10, 11, 12 and 1 o'clock. Today, old oak trees, wide roads and whitewashed homesteads recall Swellendam’s past as a frontier town. From here there’s easy access to a myriad outdoor wilderness experiences.
Barrydale is situated at the top of the Tradouw pass and is on the R62
Apple, mountain bike and adventure country.
Grabouw - Apple and adventure country
Lying in between some of the Cape’s most dizzying mountain passes, this is Apple and Adventure country. So keep the doctor away with an apple a day, hit a single track under pedal power or negotiate the bends with the windows wide open and singing loudly. Oh, the hills are alive…
Places to Stay
- Old Mac Daddy
The epitome of "Trailer Park Luxury" set amongst the whispering pines
- Pippins Country House
An escape from city lights with the Winelands, beach and the airport within easy reach.
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This Port Alfred backapckers is small and very comfortable.
(Port Alfred,Sunshine Coast)
A backpackers overlooking Wilderness.
They run their own adventures and have loads of info on the area.
Enjoy simple living...
(Hogsback,Eastern Cape Inland and the Karoo)
This stylish Addo backpackers is close to the Addo.
(Addo Elephant Park,Eastern Cape Inland and the Karoo)
The travel specialists for Botswana
(Addo Elephant Park,Botswana)
A hotel with a difference in Long Street.
(Cape Town City Centre,Cape Town)
Want to surf, drum, kayak, have fun? It's all here.
(Muizenberg and Kalk Bay,Cape Town)
Discounts on backpackers travel in South Africa.
(Cape Town City Centre,Cape Town)
This homely backpackers lies in the centre of Worcester.