heidelberg

  

Situated on the banks of the Duivenhoks River, between the beautiful Langeberg Mountains and the ocean, this quiet hamlet and second oldest town in the district lies one of the most scenically preserved regions in the Western Cape.

Beautiful old Gothic and Cape-style buildings dating back 200 years are dotted around the town and on local farms.

If you enjoy walking, you’ll love it here and you’ll get to experience the many small buck prancing across your path! For those who love to wade and swim, cool off in the river while taking in the beautiful surroundings. It’s ideal for mountain-biking and those who love the adventure of being outdoors.

Visit the small traditional settlement at Slangrivier where the locals have many stories to tell, or the little village of Vermaaklikheid on the banks of the Duivenhoks River.

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