Struisbaai Attractions

There are many activities and sites one can go to in this most beautiful part of South Africa.The Southern Most Tip of Africa has the highest concentration of Southern Right Whales in the world making this area a premium Whale Watching site.

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The southern most tip of Africa, where the two oceans (Atlantic and Indian) meet. Useful information can be found on www.discovercapeagulhas.co.za. Whale Watching with fishing charter, or spot them sometimes from the beach (Sept-Nov). Catch a glimpse of Humpbacks, Southern Rights, Bryde's whales and orcas: www.awesomefishing.co.za. Click here for detailed information about the whale route in southern Africa.

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Cape Agulhas covers 2 411 square kilometres of extraordinary beauty: generous lands, sleek wildlife, uninhibited skies, friendly faces, sumptuous cuisine and an energy that flows strongly in the veins of those who inhabit this mystical land where magnetic forces ebb and flow. Here two mighty oceans meet with the gentlest of touches.

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The Elim Wine Route is the Southern most wine route in South Africa. Zoetendal Winery, Quoin Rock, The Berrio, Black Oystercatcher, Strandveld Vineyards (they also have a great restaurant!) are all in the region. (www.elimwines.co.za)

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The bountiful ocean of this area has kept the small village going as a thriving fishing community, so why not share in the spoils? Here angling can be enjoyed from the beautiful beaches with an unhindered view of the cerulean Indian Ocean, only a short walk from wherever you might be hosted for your stay.

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This is one of the best-kept secrets of the Overberg. De Mond Nature Reserve has an undisturbed view of the Heuningnes River and is home to a myriad of bird species and offers every visitor spectacular views, plenty of birdlife and much to enthrall with plant species, milkwood trees, and coastal fynbos. 

Highly recommended in and around Struisbaai

Name Visit Phone
Pelican's Harbour Cafe  Click 028 435 7953
Bella Luna Pizza   028 435 7953
55 Knots  Click 082 771 1747
The Michael Collins Irish Pub  Click 028 435 7979
Fish & More (takeaway) Click 028 435 7096
The Cape Agulhas Fish Shop   028 435 7207
Black Oystercatcher Restaurant Click 028 482 1618