On a coastal travel route filled with spectacular scenery, outdoor adventure and unique cultural experiences, the tiny and sparsely populated Klein Karoo region offers visitors the opportunity to experience some true South African wonder. From ostrich riding to photography this easily accessible destination is a perfect place to pull off the road, relax, unwind and explore.
Whether it’s taking a ride atop one of Outdshoorn’s native ostriches, venturing out into the Gamkaberg Nature Reserve, sipping a glass of port on the Little Karoo Wine Route or trekking through the Congo Caves, Klein Karoo has something for almost every traveler.
The town of George is home to plenty of accommodation options and serves as an ideal jump point for travelers looking to explore the region. The National Art Festival takes place in early April and showcases live music, dance and theater performances that are worth checking out.