Namaqualand Flowers Extravaganza

4 Day Tour
Namaqualand boasts over 6500 species of wild flowers.
A dry and dusty area, Namaqualand is transformed into a wild flower wonderland during Aug-Sept.


Namaqualand Flowers Extravaganza

4 Day Tour

This extended Namaqualand Tour adds a vast array of spectacular places and pleasures to the list. Experience the fullness of the Namaqualand and its flowery paradise.
Call+27 82 458 4718 or Email:

R5750 | €395
Per Person


    Enquire / Book your Tour

    Namaqualand boasts over 6500 species of wildflowers. A dry and dusty area, Namaqualand is transformed into a wildflower wonderland during Aug-Sept.

    Day 1 Cape Town-Niewoudville

    Farm Stall tea stop Piketberg Mountains

    The rugged Piekenierskloof Pass winds through the  Olifantsrivier Mountains and separates the Swartland of the Cape with the mineral-rich lands of the North. Stunning scenery and  many sweeping curves  later we arrive in Citrusdal

    • Citrusdal, well-known for its export-quality oranges
    • Arrive in Clanwillian

    Explore the Ramskop Nature Reserve. Each year during August and September, depending on the preceding winter’s rainfall, the area is transformed into a floral showcase. The Wild Flower Garden contains a variety of more than 350 species of cultivated wildflowers. The walks on the laid-out paths through the garden also offer a beautiful view over the Clanwilliam Dam and of the Cederberg Mountains

    The greater part of Clanwilliam falls within the world-renowned Cape Fynbos Biome. Fynbos is recognized as one of the 6 floral kingdoms in the world. More than 8 500 varieties have already been identified, of which more than 6 000 are endemic (occurring only in a specific area). Various endangered endemic fynbos species can be found in the area

      • Lunch Clanwilliam
      • Wine Tasting Klawer ( Time permitting )
      • Arrive at Nieuwoudville( known as the Bulb  Capital of the world) after a spectacular drive  through Vanrhyns Pass where we stay for two nights Dinner bed and Breakfast.
    1. Activities included: Wine Tasting Klaver

                                         Ramskop Nature Reserve

       Meals included: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast

         Excluded : Alcoholic Beverages

    Day 2 Niewoudville 

    • Quiver Tree Forest
      • We visit the Quiver Tree Forest (the largest Aloe  Forest in the world ) and the old ruins.This tree forest was a gathering place of Khoisan Hunters who would journey here in days long gone to source holders for their arrows.The hollowed out branches of the tree made excellent quivers to hold their poisoned  hunting arrows.
      • Bokkeveld Nature Reserve with the spectacular Niewoudtville Waterfall
      • Tea  and pancakes at Historical Dutch Reformed Church in Niewoudtville
      • Matjiesfontein Flower Reserve. The Matjiesfontein   farm is reported to be the single farm with the largest diversity of wildflowers anywhere in the world.
      • Hantam Botanical Gardens
      • Papkuilsfontien One of the best places in Namaqualand to view the flowers. Papkuilsfontein is a privately owned farm with a staggering variety of flowers.
      • Niewoudville Flower Reserve
      • Trekpad Reserve
      • Boereplaas Bulbinella heaven !

    Activites Included: All entrance fees

    Meals Included: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast


    Alcoholic Beverages

    Day 3 Vanrynsdorp-Doringbaai-Lamberts Bay-Veldrif

    • Kneschtsvlakte succulent nursery Vanrynsdorp
    • We depart Niewoudville and descend VanRyns Pass to the village of Vanrhynsdorp where we visit the Succulent nursery

       Kokerboom Succulent Nursery

    • We continue this morning on our coastal drive further south to Lamberts Bay where we should see many unique coastal flowers in this so-called “Sandveld Coastal Biome”. At Lamberts’ Bay we will visit Bird island which lies about 100 m off the shore of Lambert’s Bay on the Cape’s West Coast. It offers visitors a rare opportunity to see the blue-eyed Cape gannet up close. Bird Island is one of only six sites world-wide where Cape gannets breed, and it is the only breeding site easily accessible to the public.The island, which is almost three hectares in size, is connected to the mainland via a breakwater. It is an important breeding and roosting site for seabirds, particularly Cape gannets and cormorants. Cape fur seals can be seen sunning themselves on the island’s rocks.In the island’s well-situated gannet lookout, visitors can get close to the birds and witness their unique mating dances.
       Lamberts Bay
       Bird Island

    • Doringbaai (winetasting) 
    • Veldrif overnight
    • Meals Included : Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast

      Excluded: Alcoholic Beverages; gratuities

    Day 4

    • West Coast National ParkToday we are heading for the West Coast Nature Reserve. During the months of August and September, depending on rainfall, the Potsberg Reserve miraculously transforms into an explosion of flowers . Here we will spend a large part of the day seeking out the best flower spots. Lunch will be a picnic with ocean views.

      After Lunch we will meander back along the coast to arrive in Cape Town around 4.30pm

    • West Coast Nature Reserve
    • Potsberg Private Nature Reserve

    *The Itinerary might change to accommodate the weather/road conditions and flower displays.

    • Day 2,4 will be a light Picnic Lunch amongst the flowers to maximize our day out. 


    • All accommodation
    • Breakfast, lunch,dinner
    • All entrance fees
    • Transport in air conditioned vehicles
    • Services of a registered guide


    • Items of a personal nature
    • All drinks

    * Maximum number: 8 people, Minimum number: 4 people.
    * Private tour can start on any date specified by clients, bearing in mind the flower season is beginning August/September.

    2022 Season dates:

                                        August 16th-19th

                                       August   23rd-26th

                                      August 29th-1st Sept

    PRICE R9480pp

    Single supplement R900pp

    Please contact us to quote for larger groups