West Coast Wildflower Tours - Postberg West Coast Way

The 2024 West Coast Wildflower Tours have been confirmed. They offer the chance to experience the magic of South Africa’s West Coast flora as the landscape transforms into a colorful wonderland from August to September, 2024, on limited-space outings. The tours run from 27 to 31 August, and from 6 to 10 September.

Small, exclusive tour groups of up to 10 people are led by local Weskus experts with over 30 years of experience in nature and cultural guided tours.

Carmen Lerm, founder of West Coast Way, says: “Our knowledgeable guides and drivers will share fascinating insights into the region’s unique ecology and conservation efforts. Whether you’re a nature lover, aspiring photographer, or curious traveller, this tour offers an unforgettable journey.”

Explore breathtaking spots like the Biedouw Valley and venture into Nieuwoudtville, Postberg, Clanwilliam, and Klein Namakwaland, which are home to rare flowers offering a spectacular display of white, red, orange, yellow, purple, and blue hues. These stunning plants form a part of the Cape Floral Kingdom, making the Cape West Coast one of the richest areas in the world for endemic plant species.

Wildflowers & Food on a West Coast Way tour

Blooming wildflowers

This annual phenomenon occurs when the usually arid landscape is painted with an array of blooming wildflowers, creating a breathtaking and picturesque scene. After good rain, and once the sun comes out, the spring season bring rain daisies, lilac drumsticks, bobbejaantjies, gousblomme, salvia, elandsvy, beesvygies, skaapbossies, waterslaai, and spinnekopblomme, all nestled within the rich Fynbos, Strandveld, and Renosterveld ecosystems.

For the tastebuds

Then there’s the diverse flavours on the menu of regional favorites such as snoek, West Coast mussels, fresh salads, and South African mini roosterkoek with jam and cheese, Koeksisters and Skuinskoek, which all make this once-in-a-lifetime tour even more memorable. This taste exploration will include the unique and exquisite Weskus wine, the soothing and aromatic Rooibos tea, and refreshing craft beer.

This 3-Day West Coast Way Wildflowers and Food Tour is an all-inclusive experience with four nights at top-rated accommodation, where you travel in air-conditioned vehicles in the expert care of local guides and drivers, who bring you to remote locations that captivate the imagination. Make your booking today with Zubeida on 072 392 4017.

Book your West Coast Wildflower Tour by e-mailing wildflowers@westcoastway.co.za. See www.westcoastway.co.za for more details.

What: West Coast Way Wildflowers and Food Tours
When: 27 to 31 August, and from 6 to 10 September 2024
Where: Cape Weskus with West Coast Way