Heerlike speelplek vir die kinders by die Kontrei Padstal langs die N2-snelweg by die Sasol-vulstasie, oorkant die ou Radermachers.
GEORGE NEWS - There are plenty of fun places in George for both kids and parents were they can spend the day enjoy food, play and entertainment, especially on days when the weather is less than ideal to visit the beach.
Don't sit in your holiday home or hotel, get in your car and take a drive with your kids to one of these exciting spots and enjoy the friendly hospitality that only the people of the Garden Route can offer.
RED BERRY FARM
If you are looking for a fun and original day out, there is nothing that rivals the Redberry Farm experience along the scenic Garden Route. Take the family for a lovely outing to this farm, on the R404, where you can pick your own strawberries.
Red Berry Farm offers an outdoor tea garden, miniature train rides, pony rides, large outdoor playground, bubble ball, strawberry picking and a fresh farm stall with a wide variety of crafts, fresh vegetables, jams and other products.
Open Mondays to Saturdays from 09:00 - 16:00 (open on public holidays, except Christmas).
For more info or bookings contact them at 044 870 7123.
Three Chameleons is situated on the R404 between Fancourt and George Airport. They offer something for the whole family. The immaculate short golf course is open to everyone and they have a very original putt-putt that will keep kids of all ages entertained. All golf equipment can be hired.
You can also enjoy something to eat at their fully licensed restaurant which has a variety of delicious meals on the menu overlooking the mountains on the deck.
They are open 7 days from 08:00 to 19:00. Closed on Christmas. For more information call 044 876 9988.
BARNYARD DONKEY SANCTUARY
Situated on the R102 between the airport and George, you will find the Barnyard Donkey Sanctuary where abused and ill-treated donkeys are cared for.
These beautiful animals just love attention and children enjoy petting or feeding them. Bring some carrots and fruit and come feed the donkeys, while enjoying the serenity of the surroundings and breathtaking views. For information call them at 044 876 9975.
OUTENIQUA POWER VAN
Experience the beauty of the Outeniqua Mountains with your kids on a unique rail pass, one of the most scenic routes in South Africa. Enjoy the forest, four passes, waterfalls, seven tunnels, fynbos, proteas, bird and animal life and the panoramic picnic site.
Take a picnic basket for a light lunch in the mountains. For more information call or bookings 082 490 5627.
Kom sit en geniet heerlike kontreikos by die Kontrei Padstal geleë net buite George langs die N2-snelweg op pad na Victoriabaai (langs die Sasol-vulstasie). Vetkoeke, roosterkoeke, hamburgers en soetigheid is alles op die spyskaart. Terwyl die kinders lekker buite kan speel of sommer net hulle eie koekies bak, kan ouers deur die winkeltjie stap en na die vele geskenkies, beskuite, heuning, konfyt en nog vele meer kyk. Kom geniet en ervaar die Karoo gasvryheid. Vir meer besonderhede skakel 044 889 0263.
Other things to do:
* Shop or browse at the Garden Route Mall. You can also visit the SterKinekor Junction where all the lastest movie releases are shown.
* Visit the George Museum at the top of York Street which can be enjoyed by young and old.
* Visit the many art galleries.
* Take a game drive through the local reserves.
* Go horse riding on the beach or in the forests.
* Wander through the exquisite botanical garden in Caledon Street, George.
* Visit George's historical railway museum in Mission Street, George.
* Browse the library in Caledon Street.
Posted on: 09:00 Thu, 27 December 2012
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