backRoad Trip: Cederberg Escape


Plan an adventure that includes some wine tasting. (Appoint a designated driver for the parts of the trip that involve drinking.) Stop at Groote Post Wine Farm to taste their top-notch wines. Nature lovers can visit the Cape Columbine Nature Reserve near Paternoster. Take a tour of the Cape Columbine Lighthouse and relax on the beach afterwards. For some Lara Croft-inspired action you can head to the Cederberg for rock climbing. Stop by the veldskoen factory in Wupperthal for a fascinating slice of history and visit San rock-art sites on the 4km Sevilla Rock Art Trail.


Explore the Biedouw Valley near Clanwiiliam on a mountain bike, motorbike or by taking a scenic flight.