Welcome to the Karoo Heartland

Where the land meets the sky.

Discover the unsurpassed grandeur of the Karoo Heartland – the vast plains, majestic mountains and champagne air. Browse accommodation and things to do in the Karoo Heartland, the Eastern Cape’s gem for Big Five wildlife, national parks and biodiversity. Explore farmlands and small towns of the region: Cradock, Graaff Reinet, Nieu-Bethesda, Middelburg, Somerset East, Jansenville, Steytlerville and Willowmore. Succumb to the spirit of our Big Sky Karoo – you will want to return again and again…

Exploring the Karoo Heartland by road trip is a fantastic experience as the region is filled with activities and things to do, with plenty of accommodation options along the way. Enjoy our champagne air, crystal-clear starry nights, wonderful stories and exceptional cuisine! 

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You’re welcome in the Karoo Heartland!  The Eastern Cape Karoo offers an authentic, welcoming and unforgettable experience of the small towns, wonderous nature and farm life in the Karoo. The warmth and personality of the region’s inhabitants will ensure that both first-time and return visitors are treated to a unique, immersive experience that will remain in their hearts forever.

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