Paternoster and Surrounds

Things to do in and around Paternoster.

  • Visit the Cape Columbine Lighthouse. The lighthouse is open Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) 10h00 – 15h00. Contact them on 022 752 2705
  • Meander around the quaint village and browse the unique gift shops
  • Visit some local working art studios with the Paternoster Art Route
  • Take long walks in the Cape Columbine Nature Reserve enjoying the fauna and flora
  • Enjoy fishing in Tietiesbaai
  • Walk along the beautiful white beaches and look out for whales, dolphins and seals frolicking in the surf
  • Go Kayaking and visit the local penguin colony. Contact Louis 083 795 4198
  • Horse riding on the beach. Contact Ronel 082 748 5596
  • Spend an afternoon luxuriating at one of the local beauty spa’s or ask us for more information on Healing Touch Mobile Spa, for a relaxing massage in the comfort of your own room
  • Book a boat cruise in Velddrif
  • Visit the quirky Bokkom Laan in Velddrif
  • Enjoy the wonder of bees, delicious golden honey and a variety of honey and beeswax based products at Simply Bee in Hopefield
  • Stop at the West Coast Fossil Park on the way to Hopefield
  • Take a drive through Langebaan and stop to enjoy the beautiful turquoise water
  • On the R27 on the way back to Cape Town, delight in wines from the Groote Post vineyard
  • Explore original Koisan rock drawings at the Khwa ttu Koisan Village on the R27
  • Travel back in time at the Evita Bezuidenhout Museum in Darling
  • Sip on cocktails whilst enjoying awe inspiring sunsets
  • Take a drive to Jacobsbaai via Vredenburg on the way to Saldanah
  • Go shopping at the West Coast Mall
  • Drive out to Riebeeck Kasteel for the day and browse the beautiful shops and lovely cafe’s