Bontebok National Park

The perfect place for a day visit with the family or friends, when in the surrounding area of Swellendam and surrounding towns. Enjoy a picnic on the banks of the Breede River, or braai at one of the designated braai spots, or Die Stroom function centre, also on the banks of the Breede.

Wildebraam Berry Estate

Situated in the picturesque Hermitage Valley, with panoramic views of the Langeberg Mountains and berry orchards, Wildebraam Berry Estate (a Swellendam Berry Farm) stuns and delights visitors who come to enjoy the ‘Wildebraam Experience’: beautiful surroundings, friendly enthusiastic staff who eagerly share the intricacies of liqueur making and berry farming, and the opportunity to taste ten unique South African Liqueurs. From November to January picking your own youngberries and blackberries is and additional activity and the fun-filled Wildebraam Berry Festival takes place every year in early December. Owners Natalie and Martyn Turck have grown Wildebraam Berry Esate fron scratch in 1996 into Swellendam’s “BERRIED TREASURE” with an unwavering focus on quality and hospitality

Mountain Bike Trails

The Swellendam Trails are the property of the Swellendam Municipality and free to access - one of the only such cases in the whole of South Africa. These trails were made possible by the Western Cape Government, Swellendam Municipality, Swellendam Cycle Club, Petrichor Adventures and many others.