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A typical stunning Kalahari sunset
Olifantshoek
Approximately 100km west of Kuruman on the N14

Region:
Kalahari
Nearby Towns: Postmasburg, Dibeng, Kathu, Upington

The only town lying at the foot of the Langeberg, Olifantshoek is a farming town close to two game ranches on the Namakwari Route. Founded in 1895, the village is called the ‘Gateway to the White and Roaring Sands’, 78km south of the town.
  i Tourist Information
The Town Clerk
Tel 053 331 0002
 

 


activities and attractions
  Witsand Nature Reserve
Where stunning white sand dunes stand out in contrast to the red dunes that surround them. These white dunes are also known as the Kalahari Roaring Sands due to the sounds they make under certain conditions.

 
activities and attractions

 

Featured Accommodation

1.
Dorsland Guest House
Tel:Cell: 082 783 6096
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Olifantshoek

2.
Elephant Rock Inn
Tel:078 333 1247
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Olifantshoek

3.
Ivoor Guest House
Tel:053 331 0050
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Olifantshoek

4.
Pudu Lodge
Tel:Cell: 082 440 3854
Hotels and Lodges, Olifantshoek

5.
Safari Guest House
Tel:053 331 0536
Guest Houses and Farms, B&B, Olifantshoek

6.
Mala Lodge
Tel:082 807 8878
Hotels and Lodges, Olifantshoek


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