Spring has sprung! Get the most from the Cape bloom!
Spring has sprung and the flowers are budding. So why not head on out, and take in all of that springtime splendour?
Here at Citiliner, where you can buy affordable bus tickets to Cape Town, you’re in for a great time in the Cape. Yes, the flower bloom is hitting all over the Cape region and it’s no wonder people are flooding in.
It is spectacular – an absolute springtime spectacle of blooming beauty like you’ve never seen it before.
These Five flowery spots will leave you mesmerised.
Spring in Clan William
When the annual wildflower show comes to town from 24 August to 2 September, Clan William, a beautiful little town, is every flower lover’s dream. The show showcases colour like you’ve never seen it before.
The theme for this year’s show is rejuvenate! It’s exactly how you will feel when you leave – rejuvenated!
Postberg Peninsula, West Coast National Park
For just a few weeks during the flower season, this section of the West Coast National Park is open to the public.
Get out the hiking boots and explore the 14km Steenbok Trail and be amazed as floral colour covers every corner of the Postberg like a blanket.
Namaqua National Park
Perhaps the leading destination to see flowers not only in the Western Cape but in the world, is the Namaqualand. Truly, the display is nothing short of extraordinary, and in the Namaqua National Park, you truly do get the full extent of its colorful wave.
The Skilpad Wildflower Reserve is dedicated entirely to flowers, so that’s where you’ll want to head!
The Darling District in Spring
Quietly situated somewhere in the hills north of Cape Town is a town called Darling – a darling of a place filled oddities and smiles. But, this time of year, the district surrounding it is more than reason enough to pop past.
It’s the perfect scene for hilltop walks and romantic strolls through a bed of colourful beauty. Perfect!
The flowers of the Biedouw Valley situated in the Cederberg, are a unique summer-flowering plant that are prized by gardeners for their striking floral display.
In the Cedarberg, you’ll get a free show of them in their natural environment, situated in and between picturesque hills of an ancient order.
South Africa is filled with beauty from corner to corner. But, when it comes to spring, the Cape takes the cake: Its flower displays are unmatched anywhere in the world and we should all be proud that its right on our doorstep.
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