A tapestry of colours await you!
Every year during August/September there is an explosion of colors in Namaqualand and the West Coast of the Cape. After the winter rains, the flowers open to welcome both visitors and the promise of warmer weather to its splendor. A tapestry of color unfolds for you to enjoy. With the richest bulb flora of any arid region in the World, and with more than a thousand of its 3000 plant species being endemic, this is any nature or flower lover’s dream.
Apart from the spring flower display, you can also find the World’s smallest tortoise, an enchanted quiver tree forest, unspoiled coastline, and quartz patches. The region is also well known for its people: “salt of the earth kind of people”. Their welcoming and kind nature will surprise you, and make you want to come back next year for another Flower Tour!
Accommodation in the region ranges from quaint guesthouses to stunning farm stays.
Big sky, big hearts, and big horizons covered in blooming flowers await you.
With Greater Cape Tours you will enjoy the benefits of safety & convenience of escorted travel, an expert tour operator, guides, drivers and a great choice of activities and excursions that will be sure to exceed your wildest expectations. Experience our Cape culture, cuisine, natural beauty and South African hospitality with local people that live it every day. We will personally select, book and customize all excursions and restaurants to your needs.
Prices depend on the amount of people,duration of stay and the standard of lodging. We strive to offer value for money and an unforgettable experience.