Discover the earliest forms of patterns and symbols
After an easy one-hour drive from Cape Town, visitors will discover tranquility, vast open landscapes, a fascinating array of fauna and flora, delicious seafood, breathtaking azure waters bordered by white sandy beaches and a rich historical heritage. It’s the type of place that appears to be straight out of a movie, stopping you in your tracks.
A visit to Langebaan will appeal to both adventure seekers and those needing respite from the fast pace of city living. With almost year-round sunny weather and safe water conditions, this is a world-renowned mecca for kite surfers, wind surfers, kayakers, fishermen and yachtsmen. With water this blue, you might feel you’ve been transported to the Greek Islands.
The West Coast National Park is home to flamingoes and whales and is well-known as a paradise for bird-watchers. During August and September, the magnificent spring flowers burst into an unforgettable display. It’s also the place where “Eve's Footprint” was discovered, one of the earliest signs of human existence on the planet.
- West Coast National Park
- Watersports on the Langebaan lagoon