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Hit Route 62 to find South Africa's alternative to the Garden Route - and the closest safari to Cape Town Beautiful Homes, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Pictures, Hiking Photography, Landscape Photography, South Afrika, Africa Travel, Live, Scenery

Off the grid in the Little Karoo

Hit Route 62 to find South Africa's alternative to the Garden Route - and the closest safari to Cape Town

The Swartberg Pass in the Karoo was built more than 100 years ago but it still makes a wonderful gravel drive near Prince Albert. Places To Travel, Places To Visit, All About Africa, Prince Albert, Africa Travel, Travel Goals, Travel Inspiration, Travel Ideas, Travel Tips

Drive the Swartberg Pass in the Karoo

The Swartberg Pass in the Karoo was built more than 100 years ago but it still makes a wonderful gravel drive near Prince Albert.

Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve in Mpumalanga, South Africa Places To Travel, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Visit, Pretoria, South Afrika, Beautiful Places, Beautiful World, Namibia, Le Cap

Three Rondavels View at Blyde River Canyon - South Africa

We passed through Blyde River Canyon in the afternoon on the way back from Kruger National Park in South Africa. It was a pretty amazing stop. A great road leads up through tiny communities selling oranges into high mountains, cliffs and gorges. Then you get to the canyon itself which is not very easy to access but has a succession of pullouts (some of them you have to pay for) with some spectacular views. This is the three rondavels view. Rondavels are the small, round thatch houses that so…

The Seven Passes road between George and Knysna on the Garden Route is a must-do drive, among the most beautiful mountain passes in South Africa. George South Africa, South African Holidays, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Mountain Pass, Knysna, Garden Route, Slow Travel, Usa Tumblr

Mountain passes in South Africa: the Seven Passes road on the Garden Route

The Seven Passes road on the Garden Route is a must-do drive, among the most beautiful mountain passes in South Africa.

Think giant oaks and the burble of water in little streams; think historical century buildings and bright little houses in a thin ribbon along the roadside. This is Suurbraak at the foot of the Tradouw Pass. Cheap Countries To Travel, Countries To Visit, Places To Travel, South African Holidays, Cool Places To Visit, Places To Go, Cape Town South Africa, Slow Travel, Travel Oklahoma

Suurbraak at the foot of the Tradouw Pass

Think giant oaks and the burble of water in little streams; think historical 19th century buildings and bright little houses in a thin ribbon along the roadside. This is Suurbraak at the foot of the Tradouw Pass.

Swartberg Pass, switchbacks and breathtaking views at every turn Provinces Of South Africa, Beer Quotes, Forest View, Game Environment, Cool Art Drawings, Beach Crafts, Travel Info, Natural Wonders, Far Away

Swartberg Pass, switchbacks and breathtaking views at every turn

Swartberg Pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of 1.583m (5,193ft) above sea level, located in the Western Cape province of South Africa. The pass is traversed by the R328 road. Climbing 1.000 metres in 12 kilometres, it's one of the steepest passes in the country. The road is gravel and sand but you don’t need a big 4x4 car to climb the pass.

The approach to Sendelingsdrif in the Richtersveld is ugly, but you have to visit this mountain desert wilderness anyway. All About Africa, West Coast Road Trip, Cultural Experience, Adventure Travel, Adventure Awaits, Africa Travel, Travel Tips, Travel Ideas, Wilderness

Why you have to visit the Richtersveld wilderness

The approach to Sendelingsdrif in the Richtersveld is ugly, but you have to visit this mountain desert wilderness anyway. Here's why.

The route via Alexander Bay to Sendelingsdrif is the quickest way to get to the Richtersveld, but it’s not attractive. Luckily, there’s a more scenic alternative. And you can stay over too. South African Holidays, Beach House Deck, Cool Places To Visit, Places To Go, Sa Tourism, All About Africa, South Africa Safari, West Coast Road Trip, Luxury Camping

Where to stay in the Richtersveld

The route via Alexander Bay to Sendelingsdrif is the quickest way to get to the Richtersveld, but it’s not attractive. Luckily, there’s a more scenic alternative. And you can stay over too.

15 things to do in Prince Albert in the Karoo, South Africa Places To Travel, Places To Visit, African Holidays, Stuff To Do, Things To Do, All About Africa, Travel Info, Travel Hacks, Travel Tips

21 things to do in Prince Albert, Karoo

If wide open spaces and a deafening stillness appeal to you, if small Karoo towns make you happy, then Prince Albert is your kind of town. Here are 15 things to do there.

A landscape in the Overberg, South Africa. ❤️ Travelling, volunteering or an wildlife/ cultural internship in South Africa? Kruger National Park, Namibia, Cape Town South Africa, Out Of Africa, Roadtrip, Africa Travel, Countries Of The World, Uganda, Places To See

Overberg, South Africa

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From epic coastlines and colorful architecture to penguin-filled beaches and vibrant coral reefs, the entire country deserves to be explored, but here are our picks for the 20 most beautiful places in South Africa. Have more information on our Site Beautiful Places To Travel, Beautiful Beaches, Beautiful Sites, Beautiful Pictures, Landscape Photos, Landscape Photography, Scenic Photography, Photography Tips, Sky Landscape

The 20 Most Beautiful Places in South Africa

The entire country deserves to be explored, but here are our picks for the 20 most beautiful places in South Africa.

"The Titanic" -Golden Gate Highlands National Park, South Africa Paises Da Africa, Out Of Africa, South Africa, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Les Continents, African Countries, Belleza Natural, Africa Travel

Golden Gate Highlands National Park (South Africa)

One of the lesser-visited National Parks in South Africa.

The greatest way to experience any country, especially the striking South Africa, is by taking a road trip. A journey through the Klein Karoo region is an adventure you'll never forget. Africa Destinations, Travel Destinations, Travel Advice, Travel Hacks, Travel Ideas, Travel Guide, Travel Reviews, Adventure Activities, Travel Information

Klein Karoo Itinerary: The Best 3-Day Adventure | NTripping

The Klein Karoo is waiting for you to grab the itinerary for the perfect adventure in the South African semi-desert and join the road trip.