The Sandveld is the sparsely populated area between the West Coast and the Swartland. Elands Bay is a surfers paradise and the nearby Verlorenvlei is a breeding place for a magnitude of birds.

Piketberg is positioned on the slopes of a mountain with the same name.

Porterville is a picturesque town. Visit the Jan Danckaert Museum which depicts the history of the surrounding area. Moorreesburg is in the heart of the Swartland wheat area and the Wheat Industry Museum is one of only three in the world.

Riebeek West is the birth place of two of South Africa’s past Prime Ministers. Visit General Smuts’ Birth House. Riebeek Kasteel is a tranquil town on the slopes of the Kasteelberg. The Church Museum was the first church built in the area in 1855.

Malmesbury is surrounded by wheatfields and vineyards. Visit the Kalbaskraal Nature Reserve which has a wide selection of indigenous flora.

 

 

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