3 days in Paternoster & Darling Itinerary

3 days in Paternoster & Darling Itinerary

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Paternoster
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Darling
— 2 nights
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Paternoster

— 1 day
Paternoster is one of the oldest fishing villages on the West Coast of South Africa. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Columbine Nature Reserve Tietiesbaai and then enjoy the sand and surf at Paternoster Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Paternoster trip planner.

Cape Town to Paternoster is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In September in Paternoster, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Darling.

Things to do in Paternoster

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches
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Darling

— 2 nights
Darling is a small town in a farming area on the west coast region of the Western Cape, about 75 km from Cape Town.By the beginning of the 18th century about 29 farmers lived in an area called Groenkloof and on one of these farms, Langfontein, Darling was founded in 1853. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): examine the collection at !Khwa ttu, then explore the striking landscape of West Coast National Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Gamkaberg Nature Reserve. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Darling Museum and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Darling Brew.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Darling day trip planning website.

You can drive from Paternoster to Darling in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Darling

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries

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