Enjoy a tour, accompanied by a field guide, through the WHS
where you can see the famous “Halfmens” (Pachypodium namaquanum)
and the “Kokerboom” (Aloe pillansii). Nature is truly spectacular
here, and the guides will be able to tell you about the flora, medicinal
plants and wildlife. In this part you will across some fascinating cultural
sites such as rock engravings and San graves.
Take the route through the Conservancy Area to camping sites like Sun
Valley or "Kani Kaip" and explore the Richtersveld in some
stillness only to be found here. With a 4x4 you can go all the way up
to Peace of Paradise at the Orange River as well as the mountains of
the Richtersveld National Park. On your way you will also find excellent
views and discover unknown camping sites.
Enjoy a ride on a donkey car or horseback from Eksteenfontein to Rooiberg
Guesthouse (about 15 km) in the Conservancy Area and explore the bird and
You can also enjoy the true hospitality of the local people when they prepare
traditional meals and bake fresh, homemade bread in their open fire clay
ovens. (These people are known for their delicious home made bread)
A local group of woman is printing Richtersveld motives on t-shirts, curtains,
table clothes, etc. These colorful items are for sale.
Another group of women is producing handmade items like pillows, photo
frames, etc. which will serve as excellent souvenirs. These items are also