Take a road trip from the Western Cape to the Northern Cape of South Africa and explore all the best spots for wildflower viewing in the Cape. A road trip to see the Namaqualand (Namakwa) Flowers, is definitely something fabulous to do.
During the months of July, August and September it is again time for the spectacular Cape Wildflowers to bloom in all their glory. A definite travel bucket list item. This is a trip the whole family can enjoy together. Plan and book your Namakwa Flower trip now. Don’t miss out on this spectacular experience.
The flowers in the Namaqua region (also called Namakwa or Namakwaland) start to bloom in late July and early August up until September. But keep in mind that the flower times do differ according to rainfall. Sometimes you might even still get to see some flowers in October.
Flying in, to Cape Town International Airport (CPT) would be your nearest airport, should you wish to fly in. From here you can easily rent a car with one of the trusted and internationally known operators. (Oh don’t forget – if you’re looking for flight specials, do visit our page with all our Travel and Home specials.)
Staying overnight in the Clanwilliam / Citrusdal area is a good idea.
Should you decide to explore the West Coast flowers, your route might start in Langebaan and from there all the way to Laaiplek, Veldrift and Elands Bay.
You can book accommodation anywhere along these routes, directly with this link: