ACTIVITIES & PLACES TO VISIT

  • Ride the Walker Bay Fynbos Conservancies Klipspringer MTB route. Permits available from Flower Valley or Lomond Wine Farm which are both a 2km ride from Witkrans.
  • Enoy the plenty of birds that visit the cottages. According to head of Western Cape Birding, Anton Odendal 'We have little doubt that Witkrans is the prime birding hotspot in the Overberg'
  • Platbos: Forest Walks, Bird watching and beautiful indigenous trees
  • Baardskeerdersbos: Quaint Overberg Village, well renowned for local artists
  • Bread Making workshops with artist Niel Jonker
  • Horse Riding with African Horse Company
  • Land-based Whale Watching: From July to December the Southern Right Whales return to our shores each year to breed. The rocky outcrops of the De Kelders coastline offer perfect vantage points for observing the whales who are sometimes just metres away. Enjoy a coffee and treats at Coffee on the Rocks overlooking the Walker Bay.
  • Boat-based Whale Watching with Dyer Island Cruises
  • Play putt-putt and have a ride down the super tube at Uilkraals Mond
  • Last Friday of the month, enjoy a fresh country market on the Stanford green.
  • Drupkelder Tours at De Kelders
  • Fat Bike Tours on Walker Bay Reserve
  • Shark Cage Diving with Marine Dynamics
  • Klein Rivier Cheese
  • African Queen Cruises in Stanford
  • Long white beaches and rock pools
  • Klipgat Cave at Die Plaat Nature Reserve
  • Enjoy an outing to Elim, a quaint Moravian mission station and village
  • Enjoy a drive across the Agulhas plain to visit the Southern most tip of Africa at Cape Agulhas and return via Bredasdorp where you can visit the Ship wreck museum and Kapula Candle Factory shop