Experience the Northern Cape, South Africa

The Northern Cape is celebrating Tourism Month in September with an exciting line-up of unique tourism activities and events hosted throughout the province.

Kalahari river adventure

Three nights' shared accommodation, including breakfast, lunch and dinner, a wine and brandy tasting, river activities and a game drive: R3 920 per person.

Contact: +27  (0)82 476 8213 or info@kalahari-adventures.co.za

Riemsvasmaak explorers' package

A Riemvasmaak cultural experience. Enjoy the hot springs, traditional cuisine, 4x4 routes, and a warm and welcoming community: R1 640 per person. 

Please contact +27 (0)84 244 4408 or philippa@kalahaririverandsafari.co.za for more information.

Loch Maree Guest Farm and Field Camp

There's a 10% discount on bookings from 1 September 2017 to 31 October 2017 at the unfenced bush camp.

Contact: +27  (0)82 351 1834 or lochmaree01@gmail.com

NC Famous Lodges

There's a 30% discount on accommodation for the night before or the night after your stay at any NC Famous Lodge; or the first night after your stay at either Augrabies Falls National Park or Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. Only valid with proof of booking.

Contact: namrod13@lantic.net

Explore Loxton

Try a two-day self-drive adventure, including a guided arts and crafts trip, to discover the Karoo Highlands Route. Valid to end February 2018. For one to five people: R3 636; and for six to 15 people: R3 483.50. Bookings essential. 

Contact: +27  (0)84 709 0218 or bookings@karoohighlands.co.za

Jakhalsdans Karoo Guesthouse & Safaris

Explore the oasis of the Great Plains Karoo at Jakhalsdans Karoo Guesthouse & Safaris. Bring your bike, fishing rod, riding gear and hiking boots, and enjoy an unforgettable adventure. Other activities offered include game viewing, horse riding, water sports and birdwatching: R390 per person sharing.

Contact: +27  (0)53 381 3005 or +27  (0)82 875 3339

Namaqua Coastal Expeditions

Try a three-day hiking trail that meanders along what is known as the Diamond Coast, between private mining settlements of Koingnaas and Kleinzee in Namaqualand, to Port Nolloth. This trail relaunched in 2017 with the aim of giving explorers a chance to access areas that were previously off limits to the public due to diamond-mining activities: R1 850 per person for the hike (no drinking water available during the trail, and a minimum of 4 pax are required for the tour). Cost excludes accommodation.

Contact: +27 (0)27 877 0028, +27 (0)76 642 0868, coast.of.diamonds@gmail.com or info@namaquacoastal.com

Umkulu Safaris and Adventure

1. Book a seven-day Diamond Coast Route guided safari, or guided self-drive safari, with The Growcery Camp before 31 December 2017 and get 10% discount. Or experience Orange River rafting at its finest – book a four-day Orange River family experience and save R4 000 per family of four.

2. Experience an incredible adventure off the beaten track on our Kalahari Crossing Safari from Upington to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, then on to Mabuasehube, Ghanzi and the Central Kalahari in Botswana. Book a 12-day Kalahari Crossing guided safari or guided self-drive safari now and get a 10% discount.

Contact: +27  (0)72 761 8007 or info@umkuluadventure.com

Doornkloof Nature Reserve

1. The reserve offers a full adventure package, including hiking and self-drive game viewing: R390 for two people and 40% off for pensioners.

2. Doornkloof bush getaway – a perfect spot for a sunset bush picnic among the beautiful views of the Doornkloof mountains; braai under one of the most starry night skies in the country; or canoe your way to one of our private islands, situated right in the reserve. Offer includes two nights in our fully furnished chalets, self-drive game viewing in the reserve, bush picnic areas, two-hour kayak rental and fishing: from R640 per couple and 40% discount for pensioners .

Contact: +27  (0)51 753 3006/5 or www.doornkloofnr.co.za