Home General Information Quick Guide Getting Around Unique Experiences Accommodation News
 
Getting Around
search

Cities and Towns
The local church is a good example of Karoo architecture
Strydenburg
On the N12, 77km north of Britstown

Region:
Karoo
Nearby Towns: Hopetown, Orania, Britstown, Prieska, Petrusville, Philipstown, De Aar

On the verge of a large pan filled with salty water during the rainy years, Strydenburg (the town of strife) received its doleful name after incessant squabbling over - of all things - the town’s name! Strydenburg was laid out by the Dutch Reformed Church on the farm Roodepan in 1892.
  i Tourist Information
Liebenberg Str
Strydenburg 8765
Tel 053 683 0016
 

 


activities and attractions
  Aloe Garden
Church Str. Opposite the hotel, offers the traveller a chance to take a break and stretch legs.

Cruciform
Church and well-maintained examples of typical Karoo architecture.

Khoisan Rock Art
Kareekloof Tel 053682 ask for 1730/1712 and Sandbult Tel 053682 ask for 2531.

 
activities and attractions

 

Featured Accommodation

1.
Excelsior Hotel
Tel:053 203 0015
Hotels and Lodges, Strydenburg

2.
Klein Begin Guest House
Tel:(053) 683 0199
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Strydenburg

3.
Upstairs Guest House
Tel:(053) 683 0265
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Strydenburg

4.
Vingerpol & Magrietjie Guest Houses
Tel:(053) 683 0030
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Strydenburg


Karoo Architecture
The usual windpump in the back garden also adds a typical Karoo-like authenticity to the buildings. ... read more
Khoisan Rock Art
Look under the town information pertaining to the Karoo and you wil find the names of many farms whe... read more
The Karoo Battlefields
The best marked and most accessible sights form part of the N12 Battlefields Route that links the Ka... read more

Britstown
Location: 77km, SW on N12
Named after Hans Brits, who accompanied David Livingstone on a venture... read more
Hopetown
Location: 55km, NE on N12
On 18 February 1854 a town was laid out with a Dutch Reformed Church -... read more





















sawa

Home | General Information | Quick Guide | Getting Around | Unique Experiences | Accommodation | News | Adventure

© The Northern Cape Tourism Board 2007. All Rights Reserved. Read Terms and Conditions
Website developed by The Tourism Blueprint. All photographs remain in the ownership of the photographers and cannot be used without their written permission.