About the Northern Cape
The Northern Cape is South Africa's largest province and a must-see destination, whether you prefer the ocean, the desert, the bush or quirky towns rich in history and culture.
Starry, starry nights
The vast expanse of a star-studded galaxy has been fascinating the human race throughout the ages, and still creates a sense of awe and wonder. Looking up into a starlit sky still holds magic and mystery. Whether you’re a keen astronomer or just mesmerised by space, the Northern Cape unarguably offers the best stargazing in the world.
Nature and wildlife in the Northern Cape
Whether you’re a hardcore explorer or looking to step away from your creature comforts and explore nature at its best, the Northern Cape has a little bit of something for everyone.
Here are some destinations worth exploring in the province of extremes.
Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas launches 365 days to land-speed record attempt
Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas on October 10 thanked the Dawid Kruiper Municipality's citizens for making the launch of the 365-day countdown to a world land-speed record attempt possible.
SA Jazz Festival – Northern Cape
Heavyweights in Southern Africa’s music industry will be heading to the province of extremes this December for the inaugural SA Jazz Festival – Northern Cape.
The 2016 Northern Cape flower season
We welcomed thousands of tourists, national and international, to our floral kingdom this flower season.
Visiting the Augrabies Falls National Park
Fikile Hlatshwayo is the author of Blacks DO Caravan (Jacana, 2016). The book tells the story of a South African family’s travels to 60 caravan parks across nine provinces, raking up 25 000km in the process. Blacks DO Caravan aims to inspire South Africans to take time out of their hectic schedules, spend time with their families and discover the beauty right outside their doorsteps. This is an account of the family's journey in the province of extremes ...
Carols by Candlelight
Carols by Candlelight at Magersfontein with music performed by Hardus Hartzenberg this December.
6 Hole Par 3 Contest
On Friday 2 December 2016, we will host our fifth and last 6 Hole Par 3 Contest of 2016 at Magersfontein Memorial Golf Club in Kimberley
The Northern Cape Tourism Authority (NCTA) is the official marketing agency for the Northern Cape and markets the Northern Cape as South Africa’s premier destination for extreme escapism, exploration and adventure..
Suitable and qualified service providers are invited to submit proposals/bids for the delivery of e-marketing services for a three year period.