Discover Vanwyksdorp And Its Wonderful Klein Karoo Flavour!


Location

Vanwyksdorp is in the Klein Karoo, South Africa. We are located just south of the famous Route 62, close to Ladismith.

Our neighbouring towns are Riversdal, Ladismith, Calitzdorp and Herbertsdale near Mosselbay.

Vanwyksdorp

Vanwyksdorp Oasis

Vanwyksdrop Map

History

In 1898 the first town council was appointed on the farm Buffelfontein.

A well documented book was written by Andre Britz. ISBN 987-0-620-49821-0.  and can be ordered from J Taylor  021 932 9030

 

Attractions

Vanwyksdorp old NG Church

Buildings:

NG Kerk

Uitkyk

Passes:

We have various passes surrounding Vanwyksdorp.

Rooibergpass between Vanwyksdorp & Calitzdorp

Garciapass between Vanwyksdorp & Riversdal

Cloetespass between Vanwyksdorp & Herbertsdale

Unique plants of the Klein Karoo

Starry night skies

“Die Oog’ fountain  and waterfallKlein Karoo Flowers

Monuments and graves