Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

The Western Cape Sights

Bontebok National Park

  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Updated 11/07/2014

Fodor's Review

Covering just 6,880 acres of coastal fynbos, Bontebok National Park is one of the smallest of South Africa's national parks. Don't expect to see big game here—the park contains no elephants, lions, or rhinos. What you will see are bontebok, graceful white-face antelope nearly exterminated by hunters in the early 20th century, as well as red hartebeest, Cape grysbok, steenbok, duiker, and the endangered Cape mountain zebra. There is simple, self-catering accommodation

in the reserve, as well as camping facilities.

Read More

Sight Information

Address:

Off the N2, 5 km (3 miles) from Swellendam, Swellendam, South Africa

Phone:

028-514–2735

Website: www.sanparks.org

Sight Details:

  • R80
  • Daily 10–6

Updated 11/07/2014

Advertisement

What's Nearby

  • Sights

See all sights in The Western Cape

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement