|Phone:||+27 (0) 42 283 0437
|Address:||Gamtoos Valley, en-route to Baviaanskloof|
Gamtoos Tourism - Eastern Gateway to the Baviaanskloof, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Gamtoos Valley: Loerie • Hankey • Patensie • Thornhill
The Gamtoos Valley is a vibrant mix of nature, agriculture and cultural influences with plenty to see and explore along this diverse route. The Gamtoos Valley has become a very popular tourist destination with many B&B's, self-catering and camping establishments, as well as fuel-stops, banks and shops to choose from. Citrus fruit grown in the area is the main form of export and other crops include potatoes, vegetables, tobacco and even avocados.
The Gamtoos River Valley lies adjacent to the world famous Garden Route, approximately 75km from the coastal city of Port Elizabeth and is easily accessible from the N2 Highway.
Gonjah 4x4 Route is a fabulous way to explore and discover the gorgeous area of the Gamtoos River Valley in the Eastern Cape. This area borders the Baviaanskloof region, which is one of this province’s most prized natural jewels.. contact: 041 000 1585 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Mountain Bike Routes: Patensie - Distance - 48.3km / 14 - Maximum Ascent / 16 - Maximum Descent / 187 - Total Ascent / 174 - Total Descent. Hankey - Distance - 42.51km / 21 - Maximum Ascent / 30 - Maximum Descent / 462 - Total Ascent / 459 - Total Descent
Hankey Golf Club designed by Allen Brookes in 1966, is a 9 hole golf course in Hankey, which comes as a surprise to anyone who visits it for the first time. The scenic beauty takes away your breath. Contact: 042 2840335
Pabala Game farm offers open landscapes boasting breathtaking views and large platforms offering the ideal opportunity to view game passing by on the way to the waterhole. Join our guided walks and drives with experienced guides for optimal game viewing. We also have hiking trails and kayak trips up the river. Visit the Pabala Game Farm Website.
DeMist Cottages are set in beautiful surroundings on a working Citrus and Vegetable Farm. Day visitors are also welcome to come and enjoy farm life in clean fresh air, get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Visit DeMist Website.
3 Rivers Trail offers over 200km of Mountain Bike trails and more than 65km of single track you'll have plenty of riding to choose from. Be prepared for some of the best trails in South Africa! Visit the 3 Rivers Website.
Guarri Safaris offer Guided Tours or Guided Self-Drive Tours into the Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area, Gamtoos Valley and a Karoo farm. Tours are adjusted to meet your requirements. Visit Guarri Safari Website.
This beautiful fertile valley offers many Accommodation options from camping to luxury guesthouses. View detials of accommodation in each town:
Enjoy real country style cuisine at some of our lovely restaurants:
- Gamtoos Tourism Information Office Tolbos - Telephone : +27 (0) 42 283 0437
- Komdomo Office - Telephone : +27 (0) 42 283 7912
- Eastern Cape Parks - Baviaanskloof Mega Reserve Bookings - Telephone : +27 (0) 43 742 4450