Help Wikitravel grow by contributing to an article! Learn how.
New users, please see Help or go to the Pub to ask questions.

Aliwal North

From Wikitravel
Eastern Cape : Aliwal North
Revision as of 12:34, 6 January 2009 by Greenman (Talk | contribs)

(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

Aliwal North is a town in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa, close to the border of the Free State.

Get in

By Car

Drive south from Bloemfontein, north-west over the beautiful Barkley Pass, from Barkley-East, or north from Queenstown.

Get around

See

Do

  • Hot Springs. Previously the main attraction in the area, and one of the top five resorts in the country, now rather run down.
  • Game Drives.
  • Horse-riding.

Buy

Eat

  • (Next to the Shell Garage, just before the bridge over the Orange River on the road to Bloemfontein). A restaurant and pub with beautiful views over the Orange River, and very child friendly.

Drink

Sleep

Accommodation is plentiful in the town.

  • Spanish Haven. Run by the ex-caterer and florist to previous president FW De Klerk, the colourful owner has big plans for the place. R310 for a double room, en suite.

Get out

This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!




Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages