Travel Destinations Nearby

The Cape West Coast is easily accessible, beautiful and diverse! It can be enjoyed as a short weekend away, or as a long leisurely trip through various coastal regions, and it certainly won’t take years of savings to do it.

How many times have you found yourself saying “This year, I am going to take my family to explore and learn more about our own province and its people?” 

Well, seize the day! Why don’t you grab a map and start planning? To get started, we’ll give you a couple of pointers for a family weekend break!


Darling cape west coast

Darling might be small, but there is a lot on offer for lovers of nostalgia, flowers and food and wine alike.


Yzerfontein cape west coast

Next up on your travels, approximately 25km further north up the West Coast, is Yzerfontein. Here you are certain to find something to do, whether you are an avid hiker, 4x4 enthusiasts, whale watcher, or angler.

West Coast National Park

Less than 30km from !Khwa ttu, you will find the West Coast National Park, where you can enjoy everything from water sports and mountain biking, to bird watching and flower displays (August – September). You might even spot some antelope in the Postberg-section of the park.

A day in your life

There are a total of 44 towns and endless activities to choose from.

Even if not for a weekend, there is also plenty of scope for day trips, since many of these beautiful gems are but one to two hours’ drive from Cape Town.