George & surrounds

George Tourism

George & Surrounds - Local Tourism overview

George is nestled at the foot of the Outeniqua Mountains, George finds itself at the center of natures “Garden Route” in the Cape Wildflower Floral Kingdom. Situated approximately 430 km’s from the Mother City, Cape Town, George is widely regarded as the hub of the Southern Cape Region. It is therefore the ideal base from which to explore the Southern Cape and Little Karoo. George is highly accessible. A good road network and the George airport link the Southern Cape and Little Karoo hinterland to the major centers of South Africa.

Wilderness is situated 15km east of George and is home to the Wilderness National Park, a rare aquatic Eco-system that includes rivers, lakes, estuaries and 18km of coast line. It’s a bird lover’s paradise with more than 262 bird species recorded in the Park. Village life can be enjoyed to the full in this peaceful haven surrounded by sea, lakes, lagoons, rivers and pristine forests.

George Tourism:
Tel: +27(0)44 801 9295
Fax: +27(0)44 873 5228
Web: Visit George Tourism website
E-mail: Click here to e-mail
GPS: 33.57.23.8 S; 22.27.33.8 E
Wilderness Office:
Tel/Fax: +27(0)44 877 0045
E-mail: Click here to e-mail
GPS: 33.99433S ; 22.57606E