6 days in Swellendam Itinerary

6 days in Swellendam Itinerary

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Swellendam ©
Regarded as South Africa's third-oldest town, Swellendam contains over 50 provincial heritage sites and well-preserved examples of Cape Dutch architecture.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grotto Beach and Fernkloof Nature Reserve. Get out of town with these interesting Swellendam side-trips: Marbrin Olive Growers (in Robertson), Shark Diving (in Kleinbaai) and Panthera Africa - Big Cat Sanctuary (in Stanford). Spend the 14th (Fri) exploring nature at Bontebok National Park. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Drostdy Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Apostolic Church, learn about winemaking at Goedverwacht Wine Estate, and stroll through Voelklip Beach.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Swellendam tour itinerary planner.

December in Swellendam sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

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Hermanus, Panthera Africa - Big Cat Sanctuary, Goedverwacht Wine Estate, Shark Diving, Marbrin Olive Growers
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Grotto Beach
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