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4 Days Nature tour itinerary for south-africa: Check Out This Western Cape Geological Tour!

Cape Town, Ceres, Worcester, Oudtshoorn

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Check out this Western Cape Geological Tour!

Karoo Geology Tour

Cape Town-South Africa

Holiday with this interactive tour and excursion of the varied geological formations and wonders of the Western Cape, South Africa wherein you get to explore various rocks and fossils of the Cape area, including that of the Karoo Supergroup Formations.

DAY 01

Cape town to beaufort west

  • 7:30 - Pick up at Cape Town and travel to the Sea Point.


DAY 02

the reat Karoo and the karoo national park

  • 07:30 - Depart for the Geology Tour of the Karoo National Park.

  • 10:00 - 10:30 - Tea Break at Viewpoint.

  • 12:30 - 14:00 - Lunch and short rest.

  • 14:00 - 18:00 - Geology tour around Beaufort West.

  • 18:00  - Return to accommodation and dinner time.

the road in between



















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Rocky landscapes








  • along the drive












Beaufort Group Shales




DAY 03

Prins Albert and Swartberg Pass

  • 07:30 - Depart for Prins Albert and the next Accommodation Venue.

  • 09:00 - Arrive at Prins Albert and tour through the Swartberg Pass. 

  • 10:00 - Tea break at Oudtshoorn.

  • 10:30 - Depart for Meiringpoort and back to Prins Albert.

  • 17:00 - Return to Prins Albert.

  • 19:00 - Dinner.


City views















A bright beautiful day!


Entrance to Swartberg Pass

Rocky formations













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Rocks













valley views















Enon Formation


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DAY 04

little karoo to cape ton

  • 07:30 - Depart for the Little Karoo, Oudtshoorn via Swartberg Pass.

  • 10:00 Tea break at Calitzdorp.

  • 11:00 - Return to Cape Town via R62 and N1.

  • 18:00 - Back in Cape Town.


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  • 7800 ZAR Per Adult (* Group of 5 guests)
  • 9500 ZAR Per Adult
  • Pick-up from, and return to your home or hotel in Cape Town.

  • Safe and comfortable transport, air-conditioned minibuses or 4x4 vehicles when or where necessary.

  • Expert and friendly South African guides. 

  • Comfortable accommodation at hotels, guesthouses, or National Parks chalets.

  • All meals – breakfast, lunch, dinner.

  • Entrance fees (excluding optional extras if any).

  • Tips to hotels & restaurants, and portage.

  • Personal snacks and drinks.

Cape Town, Ceres, Worcester, Oudtshoorn

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This tour is offered throughout the year.The tour starts at 07:30 hours.

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