4 days in Western Cape Itinerary

4 days in Western Cape Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Cape trip itinerary planner

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Oudtshoorn
— 1 night
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Calitzdorp
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Barrydale
— 1 night
Drive
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Montagu
Drive
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Robertson
— 1 night
Drive
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Worcester
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Wellington

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Oudtshoorn

— 1 night

Ostrich Capital of the World

Nestled in the arid valley of Little Karoo, the town of Oudtshoorn remains the hub of everything ostrich-related, housing the world's largest population of the flightless birds.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cango Caves as well as Cango Wildlife Ranch. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): stroll through Cango Wildlife Ranch and then Head underground at Cango Caves.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Oudtshoorn attractions website.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Oudtshoorn. In August, daily temperatures in Oudtshoorn can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Calitzdorp.

Things to do in Oudtshoorn

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Calitzdorp

Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Calitzdorp Museum and then take in the exciting artwork at Gallery Route 62 & Penny's Place.

To plan Calitzdorp vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Oudtshoorn to Calitzdorp takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Barrydale.

Things to do in Calitzdorp

Museums · Shopping

Barrydale

— 1 night
Barrydale is a village located on the border of the Overberg and Klein Karoo regions of the Western Cape Province in South Africa. To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Barrydale trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Calitzdorp to Barrydale by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August in Barrydale, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will leave for Montagu on the 8th (Sun).

Things to do in Barrydale

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife

Montagu

A gateway to the fertile hills and valleys of the Little Karoo and a stop on historic Route 62, the scenic village of Montagu captivates with its quaint Cape Dutch architecture and mineral hot springs.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Montagu road trip planning website.

You can drive from Barrydale to Montagu in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Robertson.

Things to do in Montagu

Spas
Highlights from your trip

Robertson

— 1 night
A small town with a big heart, Robertson lies in beautiful Wineland surrounded by mountainous scenery, charming visitors with jacaranda-lined streets, vineyards, and Edwardian and Victorian houses.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Eseltjiesrus Donkey Sanctuary and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Robertson road trip tool.

You can drive from Montagu to Robertson in an hour. In August in Robertson, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 7°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Worcester.

Things to do in Robertson

Parks · Wildlife · Spas · Shopping

Side Trip

Worcester

Worcester is a town in the Western Cape, South Africa. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take an exotic tour of Fairy Glen.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Worcester driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Robertson to Worcester in an hour. In August in Worcester, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Wellington.

Things to do in Worcester

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Wellington

Wellington is a town in the Western Cape Winelands, a 45-minute drive from Cape Town, in South Africa with a population of approximately 62,000. To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Wellington day trip site.

You can drive from Worcester to Wellington in an hour. In August in Wellington, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night.

Things to do in Wellington

Wineries · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks

Western Cape travel guide

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Wineries & Vineyards · Nature & Parks · Mountains
Shifting landscapes of towering mountains, patchworks of farmlands, and sandy beaches draw visitors from all around the world to the Western Cape. Delve into the bustling commercial and industrial center of Cape Town, or tour quaint wineries dotting the countryside, where you'll receive a warm welcome and plenty of gastronomic delights. Active vacations in the Western Cape make the most of a large number of outdoor activities and extreme sports, such as bungee-jumping, 4x4 driving, and jeep safaris through the region's wilderness.