Richtersveld World Heritage Site Tour


Day 1: 10H00 Pick up at Cape Town International Airport. Meet & Greet tourist guide Conrad Mouton, Aukwatowa Tours and details of Richtersveld World Heritage Site Tour discussed in detail. Depart for Port Nolloth. Arrival 20H00. Accommodation: Port Indigo Guesthouse. (D/B)

Day 2: 08H00 Breakfast Depart for Sendelingsdrift from Port Nolloth via Alexanderbay. Stop at Lichen Hill to view rare plants like Lichens, Lithops, Fenestraria and Bushman candle as well as other succulent plants. Stop at Wondergat and Cornellskop. Here I will explain about Wondergat, Cornell kop and Giant Quiver trees, (Aloe Pillansii) Have a view at Bloeddrift petroglyphs dates back 10 000 years ago. Enter the park at Sendelingsdrift and book into accommodation next to Orange River. Dinner: Braai with salads. Overnight: Sendelingsdrift (Chalets) D/B/L

Day 3: 07H00Breakfast: Depart for Tattasberg. We visiting Witgat tree, (Shepherds tree) on our way driving through Halfmens pass. Stop at Halfmens. I will explain the Halfmens. From here we drive through Akkedis pass passing Maerpoort on our way to Tattasberg. Have a look at Mearpoort with its spectacular scenery. We will make Tattasberg our base camp for 2 nights.

Dinner:  Nice warm meal. We baking pot bread on open fire. Overnight: Tattasberg Restcamp (D/B/L)

Day 4: Breakfast: Depart for Kokerboomkloof through very beautiful scenery. Here we can view some rock formations, quiver trees, 3 species, plants and birds. We will have a light lunch at Kokerboomkloof.

Rock formations are the Toe, Witches Family, Louise se Hond, Queen Victoria, Drumstick, etc. I will collect some Dassie piss for me, of medicinal use. Look at some game gemsbok, Springbok, Klipspringer on our way back to Tattasberg. Our chef will prepare for us a light lunch. Return to camp. Leisure. Guest can take a walk along the Orange River if they choose to. Dinner:  Surprise meal. Chef’s special.

Overnight: Tattasberg Restcamp. (D/B/L)

Day 5: Breakfast: Early start the day to ensure best possible photography opportunities.

Depart for Gannakouriep Wilderness camp looking at plants, sceneries for photography. I will show you very rare plants like Euphorbia Virosa etc.

We drive passing Hakiesdoring Hiking trail camp and proceed to Gannakouriep, where we will stay for the night. Overnight: Gannakouriep Wilderness Camp. (D/B/L)

Day 6: Breakfast

Depart for Port Nolloth through Helskloof Pass. Early start the day to ensure best possible photography opportunities. Depart for Helskloof gate looking at plants, sceneries for photography. We will show you very rare plants like rabbits food, bandaged finger, Stapelias, Pearson Aloe, and lots more. We drive trough Helskloof pass, and exit at Helskloof gate. We drive to Port Nolloth via Alexanderbay through beautiful mountain scenery. Accommodation at Port Indigo Guesthouse in Port Nolloth. (D/B)

Day 7: Breakfast

Depart for Cape Town via Springbok. Accommodation at Hotel Verde Cape Town International Airport. (B) Dinner own expense.

Day 8: Breakfast and depart for airport.(B)


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