Explore the area

Platbos grows in an exceptionally beautiful valley – once you have explored the forest, discover the Uilkraal Vallei:

 Activities beyond the Uilkraal Vallei (but still in our neck of the woods):

  • Boat-based whale watching with Dyer Island Cruises – www.whalewatchsa.com
  • Commune with the Southern Right whales from the rocky shoreline of De Kelders
  • Visit the Klipgat caves – home to our collective ancestors over 100,000 years ago
  • Enjoy a beach outing at the family-friendly Stanford’s Cove, De Kelders
  • Play putt-putt and have a ride down the super tube at Uilenkraalsmond Resort
  • Visit the Strandveld Museum in Franskraal.
  • Take a drive to Baardskeerdersbos, Wolvengat and Elim, with its historic church and mill.
  • Enjoy beautiful mountain Fynbos at Phillipskop Mountain Reserve