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How To Get There


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.

Internal Road Network

The park’s internal roads and entry road from the N2 are gravel roads. The present road network provides two major game drive loops that can be completed in 1-2 hours respectively, depending on game viewing stops.

Vehicle Restrictions

Motorcycles are allowed in the park. Powerboats and quad bikes are not allowed.

The driving speed limit in the park is 40km/hr and in certain sections, 20km/hr. Visitors should adhere to these restrictions in order to safeguard the wildlife (big and small) in the park.