Villiersdorp


Mountain and Meadows Route

Based on the Overberg Tourism map, the Mountain and Meadows Route starts in Villiersdorp, the assumption being that you have already done the Green Mountain Eco Route.


Theewaterskloof Dam

On the Sonderend River close to the little town of Villiersdorp lies Theewaterskloof Dam. It is a large, sprawling, remarkably unround dam that lies on the R45 that links Villiersdorp to Franschhoek.


Tractor Trekker Museum
The Tractor Trekker Museum houses a world-renowned collection of privately owned tractors.

Villiersdorp Cellar
This traditional cellar is on the picturesque northern end of the Groenland Mountains. In a world of sterile specialisation, this is still a true farming co-op, where a bit of everything is handled.

Theewater Sailing Academy

Come and enjoy an introduction to dinghy sailing at Theewaterskloof Dam. Learning to sail can be a fun and exciting experience where you can learn the basics and get the hang of sailing.


Helderstroom Alpacas

Helderstroom Alpacas is a beautiful farm in the Cape Overberg region of the Western Cape, home to dozens of adorable alpacas. Bearing resemblance to llamas, alpacas are fascinating to watch.


Badgerberg Estate

Poised elegantly on the slopes of the Ratelberg, the Badgerberg Estate homestead seems to preside over the valley below, and is set to welcome visitors throughout the year.


Mountain Biking
Various Mountain Biking events are held in and around Villiersdorp each year.
Whether you want to take the family out to cycle in nature or you enter competitive events, the mountains and valleys of Villiersdorp are perfect.
Villiersdorp has been a host town for the Cape Epic and many other races.

4x4 Route
Land owner Mr. Daniel Roux is a great 4×4 enthusiast and most of the mountain roads on the farm was made by him with his D4 Caterpillar . The route is about 13 km long and takes 2-3 hours with a maximum 20 vehicles per group. The scenery is spectacular with many photo opportunities so bring your camera..

Mountain Flower Tour
A Guided tour of the fruit and flowers can be arranged on the back of our specially rigged 4x4 Bakkies or in a 20 seater open vehicle.It takes aprrox. 1h30min and includes a tour through the packing facilities. Leave everything to us while you relax and enjoy the Cape Mountain Fynbos few people experience

Hiking
Come explore our circular hiking trail into a spectacular gorge.

Theewaterskloof Golf Club
The picturesque 9 hole golf course, rated amongst the top nine-hole golf courses in South Africa by Golf Digest.

Birding
With mountain fynbos, rivers and a dam, Villiersdorp is a paradise for birding. Where else can you see raptors swooping around the village streets.
With mountain fynbos, rivers and a dam, Villiersdorp is a paradise for birding. Where else can you see raptors swooping around the village streets.

Elliot Gallery
The nature-inspired works of both Dale and Mel provide a breathtaking overview of South Africa and are available for purchase, ranging in price from R1 000 to R16 000. They also take commissions, which vary in price.