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The Swellengrebel Airfield is adjacent to the park, suitable for light aircraft.


Bontebok National Park is situated 6km from the picturesque and historic town of Swellendam, 240km from Cape Town and 540km from Port Elizabeth. The park's current entrance is about five kilometres off the N2.

Gate opening and closing times

  • 1 October to 30 April: 07:00 - 19:00
  • 1 May to 30 September: 07:00 - 18:00

GPS waypoints

  • S 34° 04’ 33.7”
    E 20° 27’ 19.3”

Gate Registration & Indemnity Form

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Did You Know?

  • The rest camp is named after the 'Hessekwa' khoi-khoi chieftainess called 'Lang Elsie