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Town Small Lutzville

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Located in South Africa :: Western Cape (Namakwaland)  :: Lutzville
Category: Places :: Town Small


Lutzville, founded in 1923, is situated between the Atlantic Ocean on the west and the Olifants River inland about 280 km north of Cape Town Lutzville, was originally named Vleermuijsklip, a rocky outcrop and overhang just outside the town on the road to Strandfontein. This outcrop is now a national monument. The name Vleermuijsklip was later changed to Lutzville, in honour of John Lutz, an irrigation engineer. The Lutzville Wine cellar has excellent white and red wines, at affordable prices. The impressive Sishen Saldanha railway bridge just outside Lutzville was constructed across the Olifants River on the R363.

Address :  Lutzville Tourism Bureau, Lutzville, Namakwaland, South Africa
Contact :  Namaqua West Coast Tourism
Tel :  +27(0)27 201 3376
Cellphone Reception :  Good Main Cellular Network :  MTN. CellC. Vodacom.


From Cape Town, take the N7 north to Klawer (About 280 km) At Klawer, take the R363 to Vredendal and Lutzville.

Destination Information
Police Doctor Tourist Information Office Petrol Diesel Laundromat Shops Shopping Centre Bank ATM Lodging Camping Butchery Liquor Restaurant Pharmacy Car Rental Tyre Repair Tyre Sales Mechanical Repair Towing Service
Police Telephone :  +27(0)27 217 1510
Doctor Telephone :  +27(0)27 217 1520
Towing Service Telephone :  +27(0)83 627 7772
Petrol Type :  All.
Diesel Type :  All.

Other Facilities :  Sportgrounds/Showgrounds. School/s. Fast Food.

Game Viewing Quad Bikes 4WD Trails Hiking Trails Mountain Biking Fishing Swimming Canoeing Bird Watching
Wine Tasting, Golf, Whale or Dolphin Watching
More Activities :  Bowling. Tennis. Squash. Rugby.
Notes on Activities :  (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information

Lutzville Municipality Satellite Clinic- Tel +27(0)27 217 1671. Railway Station.

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