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Located in South Africa :: Western Cape (Garden Route)  :: Riversdale
Category: Places :: Town Medium


Riversdale is nestled along the Garden route, Hessequa region in Western cape province at the foot of the sleeping beauty mountain peak. The town is also named the 'Floral paradise of the Garden Route', because of lots of indigenous flora(fynbos) covering the mountains and the surroundings area. Farming is the backbone of the town with crops like wheat, grain, fruit, cattle and dairy farming practised. The city has its own airfield as well. Fine collection of art works bt South African artists, Khoi San rock paintings and the Old toll house on Garcia pass will ensure a fun filled holiday. (Updated Dec-12).

Address :  Riversdale Tourism, Garden Route, South Africa
Contact :  Riversdale Tourism
Tel :  +27(0)28 713 4139
Email :  Click Here
Website :  Click Here
Cellphone Reception :  Good Main Cellular Network :  Vodacom. MTN & CellC

Destination Information
Police Hospital Doctor Tourist Information Office Petrol Diesel Gas Refill Shops Shopping Centre Bank ATM Lodging Camping Butchery Bakery Liquor Restaurant Pharmacy Airstrip Airfield Tyre Repair Tyre Sales Mechanical Repair Towing Service
Facilities :  Tour Services
Police Telephone :  +27(0)28 713 8500
Hospital Telephone :  +27(0)28 713 2445
Doctor Telephone :  +27(0)28 713 2500
Towing Service Telephone :  +27(0)28 713 1050
Petrol Type :  Unleaded, LRP93.

Swimming Pool
Other Facilities :  Auto Dealer. Auto Spares. Fast Food. Government Services. Power Station/Substation.

Game Viewing Hiking Trails Guided Walks Mountain Biking Horse Trails Fishing Swimming Canoeing Bird Watching
Wine Tasting, Golf, Water Skiing
More Activities :  4x4 routes. Abseiling.
Notes on Activities :  (Some activities may be offered nearby).

Travelling Information

Self Drive Access :  Yes
Vehicle Type :  ALL
 Travel Tip!

Airfield only to be used for emergency landings or quick stops. Do not overnight, and do a runway inspection before landing.

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“Riversdale (Western Cape) lies on the slope of Sleeping Beauty, a peak in the Langeberg Mountains. The town was founded as a church on the farm, Doornkraal, and was subsequently named after Harry Rivers, the Civil Commissioner of Swellendam.” - Chris Smit, 2024/05/01

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