Hogsback is a town in the Eastern Cape of South Africa.
By plane [ edit ]
Fly to East London, rent a car and drive the 140km via King William's Town to Hogsback.
Fly to Port Elizabeth, rent a car and drive 250 km via Grahamstown, Fort Beaufort and Alice.
From the North, take the N1 to Bloemfontein, N6 to Queenstown, from Queenstown via Whittlesea, Seymour, Fort Beaufort, Alice, Hogsback. Warning! Do not take the road from Seymour to Hogsback.
From the East (Kwa-Zulu Natal) N2 via King William's Town to Hogsback.
From the South (Cape Town) N2 via Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, turn off to Fort Beaufort and Alice.
Get around [ edit ]
No car rental agencies or public transport. For getting around comfortably own transport is recommended.
Explore Hogsback and surrounds:
numerous hiking trails and waterfalls in the indigenous forests
visit St Patrick's on the Hill, one of the smallest chapels in South Africa
breathtaking views from various locations
visit spectacular gardens in spring
enjoy stunning autumn colours
visit various arts and crafts and pottery, walk a labyrinth and much more
watch beautiful sunsets
enjoy the peace and quiet of the mystical, magical mountain
relax in front of a cozy log fire in winter
rejuvenate your soul
visit Double Drift and Mpofu game parks.
2 small grocery stores,
a few shops mainly at the different eateries,
arts and crafts,
photography studio and
local products like jams,
soap and body products
Enchanted Treehouse, . ☎ +27 83 773-6908 edit
Happy Hogs, . ☎ +27 83 275-0030 edit
Misty Mountain coffee bar, . ☎ +27 82 724-6178 edit
Ninas, . ☎ +27 45 962-1326 edit
Tea Thyme ( at the edge), ( ☎ +27 45 962-1159 firstname.lastname@example.org), . Have tea and scones in the garden under the old oak trees. edit
Arminel hotel, ( ☎ +27 45 962-1005 email@example.com). edit
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The Edge, ( ☎ +27 45 962-1159 www.theedge-hogsback.co.za), . edit
Granny Mouse house, ( ☎ +27 45 962-1259 firstname.lastname@example.org), . edit
Hogsback Inn hotel, ( ☎ +27 45 962-1006 email@example.com). edit
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Get out [ edit ]