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.
Northern Cape: Orange Descent Canoe Marathon
Canoe enthusiasts will descend on the Orange River on 28 and 29 April 2017 for 73km of paddling.
Northern Cape: Witsand Nature Reserve
The dunes at the Witsand Nature Reserve are easy on the eye, a treasure trove for birding enthusiasts and an adrenaline junkie’s dream.
Northern Cape: the Million Dollar Buffalo
The biggest buffalo ever to go on auction will be the centre of attention at the Mattanu Private Game Reserve, approximately 50km north-west of Kimberley, on 22 April 2017.
Loxton: A hidden gem in the Northern Cape
You'd be forgiven for having a puzzled look when you hear the name “Loxton” but did you know that this small town, dubbed the most beautiful town in the Karoo, is home to a thriving wool industry and is one of the biggest producers of garlic in the country?
Transformative travel in the Northern Cape
Beyond basking in the sun on a beach or embarking on a thrilling adventure, travelling can involve a degree of introspection.
Pella Cultural Festival: 7 to 10 September
This festival celebrates the culture and traditions of the Nama people.
Orange River Descent
Tackle one of South Africa’s most majestic rivers in the Green Kalahari region. The Orange River Canoe Marathon promises a great adventure for paddlers and supporters.
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.