Abseiling

A – Adventure

Adrenaline junkies, adventure seekers and outdoor enthusiasts are spoilt for choice with activities ranging from rock climbing to white river rafting, 4x4 trails, adventure motor-biking, paragliding and fly-fishing. The Northern…
Bloodhound

B – Bloodhound

The province is also playing an integral part in the global BLOODHOUND Project. This international initiative is an attempt to set a new world land speed record by building a…
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C – Culture

The people of the Northern Cape lie at the heart of its appeal to visitors. Its proud history and cultural diversity are combined in the open-hearted hospitality of its people.…
Diamond Fields

D – Diamond Fields

Kimberley is often referred to as the city that sparkles and is both the capital of the Northern Cape and the heart of the Diamond Fields region. The diamond city…
Rivers And Dams

E – Eco-Encounters

The province is divided into four regions and boasts a total of six national parks, including two Transfrontier parks crossing into world-famous safari destinations such as Namibia and Botswana as…
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F – Flora

There are an estimated 5400 plant species in the Northern Cape that occur in six large biomes,namely the Nama Karoo Biome, Succulent Karoo Biome, Savanna Biome, Grassland Biome, Fynbos Biome &…
Green Kalahari Region

G – Green Kalahari

Vast tracts of bleak, shimmering semidesert contrast dramatically with lush green vineyards filling the Orange River’s fertile valleys. The massive body of water meanders through a giant valley of i…
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H – Hunting

The Northern Cape Hunters’ Association subscribes to and supports strict legislation governing hunting. It protects the wildlife while allowing hunters the freedom to enjoy a sport that brings them close t…
Hakskeenpan

I – Inkbospan

Inkbospan is one of the many pans found in the Northern Cape, these large flat areas of land are often dry and some of them (the salt pans near the…
Karoo Region

K – Karoo

The seemingly arid Karoo region quickly transforms itself with the first summer rains into waving fields of grasses with picturesque scenes of grazing sheep and spinning windmills. Visitors are enticed…
Air Banner

L – Lift-off

There are many ways to take to the endless blue skies of the Northern Cape and get a birds eye view of the landscape and its creatures. Whether you decide…
Maloof Money Cup

M – Maloof Money Cup

The Maloof Money Cup is a premier showcase for amateur and professional skateboarding. The Northern Cape Province hosted this international championship in 2011 and 2012 and will to host the finals again…
Namaqua National Park

N – Namaqua National Park

Butterflies hover, birds dart and bees shimmy and dance over the springtime flowers of Namaqua. A multiplicity of colour weaves across the valley floor and spills over to the sandy…
Vioolsdrift  Umkhulu Lodge  Orange River Tours

O – Orange River

The mighty Orange River is one of the largest rivers in the country and provides a lifeline for this predominantly arid region. The river creates a virtual oasis along its…
Paragliding

P – Paragliding

Soar on thermals that rise from the baking earth to the cooler cobalt skies supplying an ideal lift for paragliders.On a good day, it feels as if you can…
Riemvasmaak

R – Riemvasmaak

Best accessed with a 4x4 vehicle, the rugged rocky scenery seems as if it is from another planet. This spectacular area with its towering granite canyons is owned and run…
Star Gazing At Sutherland

S – Star-gazing at Sutherland

At Sutherland fans of astronomy will find the best star-gazing on earth at the South African Astronomical Observatory where visitors can book tours to experience the dramatic grandeur of the…
Take The Tram In Kimberley

T – Take the Tram

The only tram service in South Africa runs several times a day between the City Hall and the Mine Museum, in Kimberley. This vintage tram - introduced in 1887 - was…
Upington

U – Upington

The vibrant town of Upington is the second biggest town in the province and the centre of a strong agricultural community. The entrance to the Eiland Holiday resort features an…
Vanderklood Dam

V – Vanderkloof Dam

The Vanderkloof dam is the second biggest dam with the highest dam wall in South Africa and a holiday resort ideally suited to families. When the dam is full, it…
Augrabies River Rafting

W – White Water River Rafting

For an exhilarating experience, tackle the Orange River in inflatable rafts or canoes. The banks of the Orange River create a stark contrast to the hot and arid landscape of…
Xaus Lodge

X – !Xaus Lodge

!Xaus Logde is the only fully-catered luxury lodge within the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park. Set on red dunes in the heart of this wilderness, you can sit on your deck overlooking…