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West Coast National Park

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The West Coast National Park hosts vast concentrations of migratory birds, and is an ideal spot for appreciating the colorful flora endemic to the region. There are picnic sites, hiking trails, and opportunities to go mountain biking or whale...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
West Coast National Park, South Africa
+27 22 772 2144
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The flowers this year (2018) in early September at Potsberg (the sections that’s only open in August & September) was excellent! See attach photo’s When we went back on the 30th of September the Kakiebos have taken over and the see of yellow was manly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The west coast national park is well run and an excellent place to experience the West Coast nature in a pristine state . I appreciate nature and look for places to visit that give you a sense of the area thousands of years ago ....More

Thank Schiess
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

to make a trip to the Park when the flower blooming season starts. In comparisation with some other parks it's quite expensive, Specially when all the flowers are more or less gone. The Lagoon is pretty. There were no official price list at the gate...More

Thank wolfdssd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning scenery close to Cape Town. Wildflowers carpeted the ground. We saw zebra, a venomous puff adder crossing the road (thankfully from the safety of the car), tortoises crossing the track and an ostrich walking down the road! What an amazing day. Brilliant.

Thank Carole B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love solitude, silence and wide, open swathes of bushy grasslands, this is your place. With its wonderful location, with bontebok, eland and ostrich roaming around freely and the resident rock kestrel, rock pigeon and nesting weaver birds in the backyard tree, this is...More

Thank 20thCenturyCox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

of the west coast fynbos. Although it was late in the season the display of the flowers was amazing. Well worth a visit and don't forget to visit the Gelbek restaurant!

Thank hanns b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited just in time to view the last of the Flowers and we were not disappointed. Plenty of ticks on the leaflet of wildlife sightings. My only down was the lack of actual cafe/restaurant within the park. Everything was geared up for picnics but...More

Thank MilkwoodCottage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to the West Coast Nat. Park is a must during spring. It was at the end of the season but there were still some wildflowers out. Go to the Postberg section with a packed picnic lunch and enjoy unspoiled beach and views. It...More

Thank seanw090
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yellow flowers blanketed much of the landscape in the park. Also fortunate to have seen plenty of bucks, ostriches and an assortment of birds during our drive through the park and Postberg - the region remainns a firm family favourite at this time of the...More

Thank Suraya69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Langebaan four nights in order to visit the National park. We weren't disappointed! The wild flowers, drifts of them were a highlight, The Postberg Section is only open during wildflower season August and September but remember the flowers only open during sunny...More

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Maria H
16 August 2016|
Response from Barbs1985 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Mia Yes! Do yourself a favour and book at the Abrahamskraal Cottage! What a fantastic place in the middle of nature!