1. Julius Gordon Africana Center

The internationally recognised Julius Gordon Africana Centre (Versfeld House), built in 1880, houses the largest collection of Thomas Bowler paintings in South Africa.

Scenic Sleeping Beauty Mountain Hiking Trail and Birdwatching

Sleeping Beauty Mountains in Riversdale

Riversdale is nestled at the foot of the Sleeping Beauty mountain peak. This well-loved landmark never fails to capture the imagination. The hiking trail takes you to the crest of the mountain and back for you to witness the amazing views over Riversdale..

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3. Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve

Grootvadersbosch is characterised by indigenous forest and hosts several breathtakingly beautiful and family friendly hiking trails.

Riversdale Golf Course

Golfing at Riversdale Golf Course

Riversdale golf course boasts a 9-hole, 18-tee golf course, which is situated on the banks of the Vette River providing golfers with an exceptionally well-manicured and maintained course.

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5. Blombos Cave

The famous Blombos Cave is a short distance (30 minutes) from Riversdale.

Visit Stilbaai

Visit Stilbaai near Riversdale

Stilbaai is only 30 minutes from the town of Riversdale. It's a small seaside town perfect for swimming, rowing, sailing, skiing, fishing and walks on the beach. The famous homosapiens-sapiens Blombos Cave is located in Stilbaai.

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7. Korentepoort Dam

The famous Blombos Cave is a short distance (30 minutes) from Riversdale.

Visit the 'ou Tronk' Old Jail

ou Tronk Farmer Market in Riversdale

An experience not to be missed. The 'ou tronk' holds a weekly farmer's market with delicious food and interesting little shops. Tip: Try their famous carrot cake.

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