South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland - Western Cape (PDF Chapter)
This is the Western Cape chapter from Lonely Planet’s South Africa, Lesotho & Swazi-land guidebook.
The attraction of the Western Cape lies not only in its world-class vineyards, stunning beaches and mountains, but also in its huge range of activities and the melting pot of cultures in the region that begs to be explored.
- sample magnificent wines – and food – in the historic towns of the Cape Winelands
- explore Khoe-San culture and hike past bizarre rock formations in the Cederberg Wilder-ness Area
- take the spectacularly scenic coastal drive through Betty’s Bay to Hermanus, then walk the cliff path to watch for whales
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Winelands, Stellenbosch, Franschhoek, Paarl, Tulbagh, Ceres, Robertson, McGregor, Greyton, The Overberg, Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve, Betty’s Bay, Kleinmond, Hermanus, Gansbaai, Cape Agulhas, Arniston (Waenhuiskrans), De Hoop Nature Reserve, Swellendam, Bontebok National Park, Garden Route, Mossel Bay, George, Montagu & Outeniqua Passes, Herold’s Bay, Victoria Bay, Wilderness, Garden Route National Park (Wilderness Section), Buffalo Bay, Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, Robberg Nature & Marine Reserve, Route 62, Montagu, Calitzdorp, Oudtshoorn, Central Karoo, Prince Albert, Gamkaskloof Nature Reserve (Die Hel), Beaufort West, Karoo National Park, West Coast & Swartland, Darling, West Coast National Park, Langebaan, Paternoster, Lambert’s Bay, Cederberg Wilderness Area, Citrusdal & around and Clanwilliam & around.
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