Ganora Guest Farm & Excursions
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.
• Anglo Boer War engravings,
• Bushman paintings
• 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.