Why Choose Our Destination?
The West Coast has a number of different ecosystems and therefore offers the opportunity of birding in mountain, coastal, sandveld and estuarine habitats. The West Coast offers a vibrant and diverse cultural experience, celebrating the past and present lives of the people of South Africa. Swartland is the gateway to the West Coast and the most southerly of the regions, with Malmesbury being a mere 64km from Cape Town. The Bergrivier region starts in the mountains of Stellenbosch and eventually reaches the Atlantic Ocean at Velddrif. Cederberg region offers a rich natural heritage, fruit-filled valleys and towering mountains. The Namaqua West Coast region borders the Atlantic Ocean to the west and includes Sandveld, Knersvlakte and the Matzikama Mountain range.
Distance from airport
- Cape Town International Airport
11 km from city center