Exploring the Little Karoo: Route 62 Road Trip Adventures

A small section of Route 62

Route 62 is a beautiful road trip route through the Little Karoo, full of exciting sights and activities. This journey offers something for everyone, from history and food to nature and adventure. 


Kogmanskloof Pass

The picturesque Kogmanskloof Pass is a great place to start your journey in Montagu. This beautiful drive gives you a sneak peek at the adventure that is to come with the view of the mountains and valleys.

Blu Vines Bistro

Blu Vines Bistro is a great place to start your day. Known for its great coffee and cosy atmosphere, it’s the perfect spot to relax before you start exploring.

Montagu Museum

Take a guided tour of the Montagu Museum to learn about the town’s history. The museum has many interesting exhibits that show how Montagu has changed over the years.

Evening Ghost Tour

In the evening, join Marchelle van Zyl for a ghost tour. This spooky tour is a fun and unique way to learn about Montagu’s haunted history.

Robertson Wine Valley

Wine Tasting

The Robertson Wine Valley is famous for its excellent wines. Visit local vineyards to taste some of the best wines in the area, all at reasonable prices.

Cape Dry Factory Store

Stop by the Cape Dry Factory Store in Montagu to buy snacks and affordable wines from nearby farms. It’s a great place to stock up for your road trip.



Calitzdorp is known for its farm stalls, called padstals, which sell fresh fruit and homemade goods. Visit these stalls to sample local produce.

Wine Tasting

Enjoy more wine tasting in Calitzdorp, a town famous for its fruit-growing and wine-making.


Cango Caves

In Oudtshoorn, visit the famous Cango Caves. Take a guided tour to see the impressive limestone formations.

Ostrich Riding

Experience the thrill of riding an ostrich and learn about ostrich farming. It’s a unique and exciting activity.

Historical Sites

Explore the rich history of Oudtshoorn by visiting its museums and historical sites.

De Rus

Village Walk

De Rust is a small but scenic village, perfect for a leisurely walk. Enjoy the charming streets and relaxed atmosphere.

Local Culture

Spend time in the local culture and enjoy the hospitality of De Rust. It’s a peaceful and welcoming place.


The breathtaking mountain range in Tulbagh

Historic Cape Dutch Architecture

End your journey in Tulbagh, a town known for its well-preserved Cape Dutch architecture. Tour the historic buildings and enjoy their timeless beauty.


Visit Tulbagh’s museums to learn more about the town’s history and culture.

Local Cuisine

Enjoy the delicious food in Tulbagh, from traditional dishes to modern cuisine. It’s a great way to end your road trip.

Route 62 offers a rich and diverse road trip experience through the Little Karoo. From charming towns and scenic drives to historical sites and tasty food, this journey has something for everyone. Plan your own adventure on Route 62 and create unforgettable memories along the way.

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