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Local Charm

The small town of George is just a short drive from Far Hills Country Hotel and has many historical places that you can visit on your Garden Route holiday to really appreciate the early days of this area’s development.

The Drostdy Housing, the George Museum and The Slave Tree are all favourite spots to visit when on your Garden Route holiday. Please ask reception at Far Hills Country Hotel for more details on the sites listed below. The Dutch Reformed Moederkerk and St Marks Cathedral are great historical sites that can be viewed on your Garden Route holiday.

The Outeniqua Heritage Foundation Steam Museum and the Outeniqua Choo-Tjoe are also interesting places that guests can visit on their Garden Route holiday. If guests are looking to do some shopping on their Garden Route holiday they can stop off at the Arts and Crafts Route in Sedgefield. If you’re in the Knysna vicinity, then you must visit Elephant Park, Oyster Farm and the Indigenous Forest and Millwood Gold Mines.

Plettenberg Bay is most famous for its pristine beaches as well as Monkeyland. Ride an Ostrich at one of the Ostrich Farms or explore the glorious Cango Caves in Oudtshoorn. Don’t forget to visit Dias Museum in Mossel Bay and Botlierskop Game Farm in Little Brak when on your Garden Route holiday.

We have listed a few attraction that might interest you:

Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours
Redberry Strawberry Farm
Birds of Eden
Bloukrans Bungy (the worlds highest)
Cango Caves
Safari Ostrich Farm
Springtide Sailing Charters
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