Ganora Guest Farm & Excursions

Ganora Guest Farm & Excursions

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GIVE US ONE DAY AND GET 250 MILLION YEARS!

 

Ganora Guest Farm is a sheep farm situated just outside Nieu Bethesda in the foothills of the majestic
Sneeuberg Range sixty kilometres north of Graaff-Reinet in the Karoo Heartland. The farmstead and
guest cottages nestle deep in the slopes of a depression carved into the bedrock by ancient rivers in pre-historic times. The surrounding rock formations and rich fossil beds on the farm bear testimony to the events that contributed to the formation of this vast and beautiful land.

 

Guided tours:
• Anglo Boer War engravings,
• Bushman paintings
• Woolshed
• A private fossil & artifact museum
• Fossil walk
• Medicinal plant walk

 

Comfortable 3 star accommodation in renovated old farm buildings. We offer the option of relaxing in
the peace and tranquility of the Great Karoo or adventure eg 6 marked hiking & biking routes, swimming & birding. Large Swimming pool available.

 

In Nieu-Bethesda you can spend a day visiting the Owl house of Helen Martins, James Kitching Fossil
Exploration Centre and enjoy what the many coffee shops and art galleries offer. There is also a Donkey Cart ride for the young and young at heart.