Clanwilliam is situated at the foot of the mighty Cederberg mountain range ±230 km from Cape Town. It has lots to offer the tourists, namely the beauty of the mountains, rock art, bird-watching, historical buildings, the scenic beauty of the flowers in "Flower Season", as well as water sports. We have ample accommodation in and around the town.
Various 4x4 routes and hiking trails are available in the area. Further more, Clanwilliam is situated in a part of the Western Cape which is the only place in the world where Rooibos is planted and cultivated. The factory can be visited for a video-show on the tea-proccess and products can be bought directly from them.
Clanwilliam is also well-known for its "Veldskoene" (leather shoes), made by Strassbergers. A visit to the factory is worthwhile, and shoes can be bought from them in any size and colour.
Clanwilliam Dam Resort
A popular holiday resort with fully-equipped chalets and a camping area with views across the dam.
Main & Park Streets
One of the oldest town in SA with many buildings of interest, eg DR Church, Old Goal, Settler houses, cemetery, etc.
Guided walks through historical town centre.
One of oldest farmhouses.
Ramskop Wild Flower Garden Seasonal.
Home to endemic wild flower species. Visit late July to early October.