http://www.integrated-marketing.co.za/http://web9.co.za/

Jansenville

Jansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenvilleJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South Africa
Jansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenvilleJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

 

Geography and History

Jansenville lies in the Eastern Cape's nature and conservation region northwest of the upper reaches of the Addo Elephant National Park in the plains of the Mohair route, just north of the Klein Winterhoek mountains.

Situated in the plains of the Camdeboo just north of the Klein Winterhoek mountains lie the small Karoo towns of Jansenville and Klipplaat.  Together with the hamlet of Waterford, these combine to form the Ikwezi Municipal Area.

Jansenville lies in the heart of the Noorsveld with its distinctive spiky plants while Klipplaat lies in an area of typical Karoo vegetation.  Angora goats thrive in these conditions and Jansenville has for long been the heart of South Africa's mohair production. 

In the heyday of railways in South Africa, Klipplaat was an important railway junction being the point at which the main Cape Town to Port Elizabeth line branched off towards Graaff-Reinet.  Sadly those days have passed and Klipplaat has become a quiet little place with the station in a derelict state.

 

Activities

The Jansenville area offers visitors a typical Karoo experience - clear skies with the brightest stars at night, clean air, wide open spaces, a rich history, comfortable guest houses, succulent Karoo cuisine, prehistoric fossils, guest farm activities, hunting opportunities for local and foreign hunters. Jansenville also offers several small town events worth attending.

Jansenville's Museum, better known as Sid Fourie House, stands on Brug (Bridge) Street, the main north-south road through town.Sid Fourie, a true son of Jansenville, was born in 1896 of an Afrikaans father of Huguenot descent and an English mother.

 

Accommodation

Accommodation in Jansenville includes B&B's, Guesthouses, Farm stays & Game Lodges.

Jansenville Tourism Office Information
Web address: http://www.jansenville.co.za/
Telephone: (+27) 049-836-0021
E-mail: info@ectourism.co.za
JansenvilleJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaJansenville, in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

Latest Listings - View All

Vaal Sanitaryware

Vaal Sanitaryware

Vaal Sanitaryware Since 1946 when Vaal took to producing ceramic sanitaryware, the range has continually improved and ...
Read More
KOEDOESKOP PRIVATE MOUNTAIN RESERVE

KOEDOESKOP PRIVATE MOUNTAIN RESERVE

Koedoeskop Private Mountain Reserve - Full Board Accommodation & Activities for the whole family in an unspoilt natural enviro...
Read More
ANGORA LODGE

ANGORA LODGE

Angora Lodge - Bed & Breakfast and Self Catering Accommodation, Restaurant, Conference & Functions Venue in Jansenville, K...
Read More
GINJA Food & Lifestyle Magazine

GINJA Food & Lifestyle Magazine

GINJA - FOOD & LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE - DIGITAL MAGAZINE Specialises in social media, newsletters, cooking demonstrations and reci...
Read More
Integrated Marketing - Graphic Design Services

Integrated Marketing - Graphic Design Services

Integrated Marketing offers a range of graphic design services with clients across South Africa and in the Garden R...
Read More
Web9

Web9

Web9 is a search engine like Google, Ananzi, Yahoo, Bing, Baidu and DuckDuckGo. Did you know that you can have the greatest business in the world...
Read More

Latest Articles - View All

Natures Splendour

Natures Splendour

NATURES SPLENDOUR In 2009 three national parks; Wilder...
Read More
Seaside Resorts Along the Eastern Cape of South Africa

Seaside Resorts Along the Eastern Cape of South Africa

  Seaside Resorts Along the Eastern Cape of South Africa  Port Alfred in the Eastern Cape...
Read More
Top 10 Things to Do in the Eastern Cape

Top 10 Things to Do in the Eastern Cape

Top 10 Things to Do in the Eastern Cape Enjoy an adventurous holiday in the Eastern Cape. Ranging from evergreen forests to semi...
Read More
Eastern Cape Tourism and Attractions

Eastern Cape Tourism and Attractions

  Eastern Cape Tourism and Attractions The Eastern Cape is the second largest of South Africa's provinces, ...
Read More