Oudtshoorn - Garden Route

What to See in Oudtshoorn

Cape Town Accommodation, Tours & Travel


Oudtshoorn is situated in the semi desert Klein Karoo approximately 65 Kilometers by road from the coastal town of George

Justly famous for its ostriches and the spectacular Cango Caves, Oudtshoorn offers the visitor far more.

Entertainment and Activities

The town of Oudtshoorn went through a boom in the early 20th century when ostrich feathers became a much sought after fashion item. The ostentatious houses of the ostrich barons remain to this day with their fascinating stone architecture

Some of the interesting things to see and do in the Oudtshoorn area include:

Useful Telephone numbers

Oudtshoorn Tourist Information:
+27 (0)44 272 2221
+27 (0)44 279 2532/3
Fax: +27 (0)44 272 8226

Useful Web Sites

Related: www.oudtshoorn.com

Klein Karoo

Klein Karoo

Oudtshoorn Ostriches

Oudtshoorn Ostriches

Cango Caves

Cango Caves

Photos Courtesy of SATOUR