Karoo National Park

The Karoo National Park was established to preserve the spectacular scenery and restore the flora and fauna to it's natural state. Animals that were once endemic were reintroduced to the area.

Currently, the Park accommodates 64 mammal species which include the African wild cat, and the bat-eared fox. Over 190 species of birds are present and 59 species of reptile. There are a number of Hiking Trails which includes The Fossil Trail, the Karoo being one of the richest areas world wide for reptile fossils.

ATTRACTIONS & ACTIVITIES AT KAROO NATIONAL PARK:
- game viewing
- hiking trails


SUMMARY OF WILDLIFE & FLORA:
Herbivores: Cape mountain zebra, springbok, gemsbok,
Carnivores: African wild cat, bat-eared fox
Omnivores: baboon
Birdlife: Over 190 recorded species including black eagle
Reptiles: turtles, variety of lizards and snakes

DIRECTIONS TO KAROO NATIONAL PARK:
2 km Northwest of Beaufort West

Nearby Listings

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Bakgat Blyplek

Self Catering Apartment, Flatlet Accommodation in Beaufort West

14.0km East of center of Karoo National Park

Christiaan (BB) and Cornel Bekker, your hosts, invite you to enjoy a "Bakgat" accommodation experience in our newly developed self-catering units (2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms) in Beaufort West.

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Hotel Oasis

Hotel / Boutique Hotel Accommodation in Beaufort West

14.4km East of center of Karoo National Park

Hotel Oasis in Beaufort West is a Luxary Hotel in the Heart of the Karoo, situated on the N1 between Cape Town and Johannesburg, offering family accommodation at affordable rates.

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Sleeps: 30 in 9 units/rooms

Haus Holzapfel

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Beaufort West

15.1km East of center of Karoo National Park

The popular B&B accommodation Haus Holzapfel is situated in the up market, peaceful and quiet area in the highest street of Beaufort West. We are 1.1km away from the city centre and the N1 Highway Cape Town - Johannesburg.

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Sleeps: 56 in 17 units/rooms
From R 280,00
Per person, per night sharing.

The Vale Karoo Farm

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Beaufort West

39.5km North East of center of Karoo National Park

The Vale Karoo Farm lies at the foothills of the majestic Nuveld Mountains in the heart of the Great Karoo. It offers many new holiday and break-a-way opportunities on the farm. The farm is 30 km east of Beaufort West on the N1 route between Cape...

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