https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3RSDarfkvvV3IBAbdp0utQhttps://sacoronavirus.co.za/http://www.im-info.co.za/http://www.integrated-marketing.co.za/

Aberdeen

Aderbeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeenAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South Africa
Aderbeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeenAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

History and Geography

Aberdeen is situated in the Camdeboo Plains against the backdrop of the Camdeboo Mountains on the N9 between Graaff Reinet and the Garden Route. The district is renowned for its wool and mohair, being the largest mohair producing area in South Africa. The town has an extremely healthy climate, a restful and rural atmosphere, unpolluted air and breathtaking starry night skies.

 

Activities

With its rich heritage, Aberdeen is a town that attracts many newcomers, some of them escaping the rushed lifestyle of the big cities! With the healthy climate and the slow pace of life, the town offers a relaxing remedy for the stresses and strains of modern life.

Many artists have settled here including Carlos de Souza, whose intricately decoupage ostrich eggs have found a home throughout the world. Various other crafters have workshops that may be viewed by appointment.

Annual rainfall totals 260 mm, with the plains being hot in summer, and the mountain areas relatively cool throughout the year. During mid-winter snow occurs regularly on the peaks of the Nuweveld Mountains. Pack cool clothing for summer and warm for winter – the region is subject to sudden changes in weather, particularly in the mountain areas.

Fonteinbos Nature Reserve (1500ha.): Has a Perennial spring, a Dinosaur footprint. Birdlife and game includes Springbok, Kudu, Steenbok etc. There are several hiking trails in the reserve and the Camdeboo Mountains, and you can also visit a meteorite site and a petrified forest on nearby farms.

Camdeboo Conservancy: Off the N9 between Graaff-Reinet and Aberdeen lies the “green valley”. One can bathe in the shadow of towering mountains, hear the sound of water flowing everywhere and be blessed with forests of trees and uncountable smaller plants.

Come and join in all the various eco-friendly activities on offer or experience the peace and tranquillity which comes naturally as you enter the Conservancy. Whether you enjoy a day of farming activities or delight in a horse ride, you are guaranteed to experience the restoration of your soul!

Take a drive to the nearby Camdeboo Mountains for majestic views...visit one of the many farms for a cup of tea and a light lunch.

 

Accommodation

Accommodation in Aberdeen includes B&B's, Guesthouses and self catering establishments.

 

Information and photos courtesy of Aberdeen Tourism.

 

Aberdeen Tourism Office Information
Web address: http://aberdeencape.org/
Telephone: +27 (0) 49 846 0067
E-mail: aberdeeninfo1@gmail.com
AberdeenAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South AfricaAberdeen in the Eastern Cape, South Africa

Latest Listings - View All

Integrated Marketing

Integrated Marketing

Integrated Marketing provides a one stop marketing solution for your business.  Unlike most other marketing companies, we understand that today, a business...
Read More
Trauma, Turmoil, Testimony and Truth - A Memoir by Diana Floyd

Trauma, Turmoil, Testimony and Truth - A Memoir by Diana Floyd

@media only screen and (max-width:480px){body,table,td,p,a,li,blockquote{-webkit-text-size-adjust:none !important}body{width:100% !important;min-width:100% !imp...
Read More
PESTALOZZI TRUST - Freedom to Provide Home and Private Education

PESTALOZZI TRUST - Freedom to Provide Home and Private Education

Pestalozzi Trust - Protecting and promoting the right to home education in South Africa What is the Pestalozzi Trust? In the Pestalozzi Trust, a large number of...
Read More
Furniture Removals and Storage South Africa

Furniture Removals and Storage South Africa

Furniture Removals and Storage South Africa Turtlejar Movers, is a trusted furniture moving company in South Africa. We operate in all major areas within S...
Read More
Turtlejar - Private Tutors, South Africa

Turtlejar - Private Tutors, South Africa

Turtlejar provide private tutors in all towns throughout South Africa Turtlejar is a marketplace for tutors and students to connect. We help connect students wi...
Read More
INSPIRED LIVING

INSPIRED LIVING

Welcome to Inspired Living Online Shop Inspired Living Online provides our customers with a range of fantastic products focusing on wellness, gardening, marketi...
Read More

Latest Articles - View All

UK travellers can’t wait to visit SA – study

UK travellers can’t wait to visit SA – study

There is strong demand from UK travellers for travel to South Africa, according to a new consumer study by South African Tourism and data company, YouGov....
Read More
Veteran Voortrekkers From Cape Town to the Eastern Cape

Veteran Voortrekkers From Cape Town to the Eastern Cape

This month we take in the Overberg region, mountains, country rivers and vast tracks of open space, a little west from Cape Town then onward onto the Garden ...
Read More
Tips on helping children cope with Covid-19

Tips on helping children cope with Covid-19

Tips on helping children cope with Covid-19, from Laager Tea4Kidz and renowned counselling psychologist.   With March marking a year ...
Read More
Cacadu District a Blend of Big 5 Wildlife and an Art Festival - Eastern Cape - South Africa

Cacadu District a Blend of Big 5 Wildlife and an Art Festival - Eastern Cape - South Africa

Cacadu District a Blend of Big 5 Wildlife and an Art Festival - Eastern Cape - South Africa The Cacadu District is a popular, malaria free, wildlif...
Read More