Karoo Tourism

Experience the vastness of the Karoo. On this website you will find accommodation, things to do, places to see and stories about this magnificent area.

Today the Karoo is a popular destination offering visitors wide open spaces, clean unpolluted air, starry nights and extremely friendly people.

Karoo Tourism destinations include the well known Camdeboo National Park with the Valley of Desolation, the Baviaanskloof Hartland and the adjacent Baviaanskloof World heritage site.  On this website we focus  on Graaff ReinetNieu BethesdaAberdeenWillowmoreSteytlervilleJansenville (Ikwezi), Klipplaat, Rietbron and the Baviaanskloof Farming Community each with it's own rich cultural history.

Accommodation ranges from upmarket lodges, guest houses, farm getaways, bed and breakfasts to camp sites

In the area there is a number of small art & craft enterprises that rely on tourists (local and overseas) that visit the region each year. Please take the time to visit them.


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