Welcome to the Klein Karoo

Volmoed, Oudtshoorn, Dysselsdorp, De Rust

The towns of Oudtshoorn and De Rust are in the Klein Karoo between the Swartberg and Outeniqua mountains. Oudtshoorn is the ostrich capital of the world. The world’s biggest bird is just one of the many attractions in this area of exceptional contrasts and natural beauty. The region is home to the spectacular Cango Caves, Africa’s largest show cave system; an ecological hotspot where three distinct plant biomes (succulent karoo, cape thicket and fynbos) converge; and the Swartberg mountain range, which is part of the Cape Floral World Heritage Site.

Oudtshoorn

The ostrich capital of the world is an adventure, culture and environment destination in the Klein Karoo – the unique semi-arid landscape that lies between the Swartberg and Outeniqua mountain ranges.

De Rust

De Rust is a small village with a total population of approximately 3566 at the last count in 2011, 93% of whom speak Afrikaans, but English is also widely spoken. As you can imagine, most villagers will be able to give you information of what to find where

What’s Happening in The Klein Karoo

Latest News, Upcoming Events & Specials

Latest News

De Denne Country Guest House

Stay for 3 nights pay for 2 DATE: June to September 2022 PRICE: R620 per person / per night - R1650 per family unit/ per night T’S & C’S APPLY   Contact Details Tel: 076 256 3519 E-pos: sample@e-mail.co.za Website: www.website.co.za facebook twitter...

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De Zeekoe Guest Farm

Last Chance! Stay 3 nights only pay 2 nights ends 30 September 2022 DATE: 01 May till 30 September 2022 T’S & C’S APPLY Contact Details Tel: 044 272 6721 / 082 551 3019E-pos: info@dezeekoe.co.zaWebsite: www.dezeekoe.co.zafacebook twitter instagram

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Oudtshoorn Motorclub

Klein Karoo Kampioenskappe 2022 DATUM: 09 Julie 2022 T’S & C’S APPLY Contact Details Tel: 072 854 8830facebook twitter instagram

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Oudtshoorn, a town steeped in history
Oudtshoorn, a town steeped in history

The town itself is a treasure of interesting historical facts and -buildings.

Tantalize your tastebuds in the Klein Karoo
Tantalize your tastebuds in the Klein Karoo

Oudtshoorn and De Rust offer a variety of the finest taste experiences well worth trying.

Kick off your shoes in and around De Rust
Kick off your shoes in and around De Rust

In some cases, the magic lies in the residents and sometimes the setting, the architecture or the atmosphere which do the trick.

Klein Karoo Contact Details

Oudtshoorn & De Rust, Cango Caves

Tourism Offices
Oudtshoorn & De Rust

Tel: +27 (0)44 279 2532
E-mail: enquiries@oudtshoorn.com

Address:
80 Voortrekker Street, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625

GPS Coordinates: 33° 35' 33" S - 22° 12' 6.6" E

Cango Caves

Tel: +27 (0) 82 303 0029 / +27 (0) 66 486 9475

Address:
Cango Valley Road, Oudtshoorn, Western Cape, 6625

GPS Coordinates: 33° 23' 33.8" S - 22° 12' 53.7" E