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Spot rare bontebok in their natural habitat at Bontebok National Park, a refuge for this South African antelope. Though the smallest of the country's national parks, this protected area shelters many species of birds and offers swimming in the pristine Breede River. Onsite accommodations include campgrounds and chalets, providing plenty of comfort for longer stays. Before you head to Swellendam, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Swellendam online vacation builder, to make sure you see all that Swellendam has to offer, including Bontebok National Park.
Bontebok National Park Reviews
As part of a weekend breakaway we visited The National Bontebok Park. Although we drove all the roads available, we only saw four Bontebok and very few birds. We actually saw more Bontebok from the... more »
Do not waste your time. The roads were terrible and we saw absolutely nothing. Waste of money, time and wear and tear on the car. The maps were not clear, we ended up on Eastern Drive which wasn't... more »
Nice and quite. Camping was great - a nice a addition would be to have electric points at the river campsites. Self drive was enjoyable, but numbers of Bontebok and others were disappointing.
Bontebok National Park have something for everyone, hiking, fishing, cycling, kayaking and a jungle gym for the little ones. Bontebok National Park have the friendliest staff and very helpful.
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