Flower Tour to Namaqualand
Tour Guide: Peter Joseph
Vehicle: Depending on numbers booked.
Leave PE at 07:00. Travel to Graaff Reinet for tea at The Homestead.
Continue through the Karoo to Victoria West and on to Carnarvon or Williston for our first night’s stop.
Explore Calvinia, Hantam House, biggest post box, museum in synagogue.
Visit Niewoudtville waterfall – 60m high- and off to Kokerboomwoud. Return
to Niewoudtville for tea at Ebernezer Hall and south to small village
of Maatjiesfontein. Pass glacial pavement then on to van Rhynsdorp.
Largest Succulent Nursery in world. Drive past Gifberg then on to Klawer,
for 3 nights at Oasis Country Lodge (D,B&B).
Visit the old DRC where all the wild flowers of the area are displayed. Go to
Ramskop Nature Reserve and Pakhuis Pass if flowers are good here.
Continue on to Wupperthal. Return to Oasis.
We head North for Namaqua National Park. Tea at Skilpad padstal. On to
Springbok and Goegab Nature Reserve for different varieties of flowers,
followed by Nababeep.
Return to Oasis via Bushmen headquarters at Ratelgat.
Explore the West Coast National Park flowers near Langebaan and Pater Noster.
Overnight at Darling. (Possibility of Pieter Dirk Uys show.)
We now go south to Piketberg,Tulbagh and Ceres. We then head for Matjiesfontein where we spend the night.
Return to PE via Prince Albert, Meiringspoort, de Rust and Uniondale. Then the
Langkloof route to PE via Joubertina, where the fruit trees will be in full bloom.
N.B. The flowers can be viewed from Springbok to Darling (+/- 500 km).
On this tour we will visit the BEST flower areas so the itinerary MAY vary.
End of August
R1350 per person sharing per day PLUS dinner
i.e. R1350 pp pd (sharing) for 7 days = R9450.00.
This includes everything EXCEPT dinner and drinks
Bank details –
Standard Bank Acc No: 080 356 508
Rink Street Code: 050 417
Cape Town to PE
Tour from Cape Town through Hermanus, Cape Agulhas, Oudtshoorn, Knysna, Tsitsikama and arriving in PE.
Price upon request
Contact Peter Joseph at 0829300768 or email@example.com
PE to Namibia and Back
PE- NAMIBIA – PE (14 days)
Price upon request. Excludes dinner and drinks
Minimum 4 people
PE to Victoria West
Augrabies Falls. Overnight Riemvasmaakplek near Upington
Head for AiAis hot springs. Book in and relax in the healthy waters. After lunch we explore the Fish River Canyon and surrounding areas.
Overnight: AiAis Resort
We travel towards the great dune fields visiting an old German castle, Duiseb, en route.
Our overnight stop is at Tolou’s Lodge, in the desert about 100 kms south of Sossussvlei.
We leave early for the dunefield. Visit Sossusvlei and Sesriem Canyon. Continue through the desert via Solitaire and the Kuiseb river bed to Walvis Bay.
Overnight: Kleines Nest B&B with views over the huge lagoon.
To Swakopmund then up the Skeleton Coast to Damaraland. Here we will see the Petrified Forest, Welwitschia plants, Vingerklip and the only World heritage Site in Namibia – Twyfelfontein ( Bushman rock engravings).
Overnight: Camp Xaru
In the morning we will explore the Burnt Mountain & the Organ Pipes then continue up Damaraland to Palmwag and further on to Kamanjab, where we may see the reclusive Ohimba people. We then enjoy the bonus of a tarred road road to Outjo.
Overnight: Etotongwe Lodge in Outjo.
After breakfast we travel to Etosha National park where we will see many animals.
Overnight: Okaukeujo Lodge
Enjoy the park.
Overnight: Okaukeujo Lodge
Leave the park via Halali and Namutoni (lunch) and travel south via Lake Otjikoto to the mining town of Tsumeb.
Overnight: Minen Hotel
The next day of our tour takes us to Windhoek, 430 km south, where we have lunch and a city tour.
Explore Windhoek and surrounds. Leave after lunch
Overnight: Hardap dam or Mariental
Travel past Upington.
Oernight: Boegoeberg dam area.
Travel via Griquastad, Douglas, Hopetown to Orania.
Continue journey via Middelberg, Cradock to PE.