Beaufort West is in the Heart of the Cape Karoo, an arid area of South Africa and is an ideal halfway stopover or overnight spot between Cape Town, Bloemfontein, Johannesburg or Pretoria. Also known as Beaufort, Beaufortwest, or Beaufortwes in the local Afrikaans language, this small town captures the sheep farming history of this very dry region and is a must visit for those wanting to discover more about the culture of South African farming communities. Visit the Karoo National Park, sheep farm, or book a few nights at a guest farm to enjoy the lifestyle of a bygone era, or just overnight in the town. Beaufort West offers it's residents, visitors and tourists a variety of activities, services and accommodation. The area surrounding Beaufort West is made up
of the Karoo, Little Karoo, Northern Cape and the Eastern Cape.
Beaufort West Shuttle Services: (Only for Beaufort West Area)
Karoo Reisen (Karoo Tours) +27 84 2555 616
Karoo Spirit +27 82 787 3406
Karoo Birding Safaris Tel. 083-7247916
African Kombi Tours, Tel. 082-6416697