Markets in Bredasdorp
Finding an activity that you, the kids and your mother in-law can enjoy while on holiday can be tricky. Luckily, things to do in Bredasdorp are not only family-friendly but can also pose a real stress reliever. Engaging with the community, supporting local business and simply enjoying the outdoors are just some of the exciting benefits you can expect from this amazing countryside settlement.
There is never a shortage of exciting attractions and events in Bredasdorp. Outdoor adventures, restaurants, farm stalls, art galleries and activities, are just some of the thrilling activities and businesses here that are just waiting to be explored. Bredasdorp is part of the Cape Agulhas municipality. This area of the Overberg region is made up of several coastal and inland towns, including; Elim, Napier, Struisbaai, Agulhas and Arniston. Each of these destinations boast their own markets and events that range from whale watching festivals and arts and culture celebrations.
As a predominately agricultural area, some markets in Bredasdorp give residents and visitors alike the opportunity to buy farm-to-table fresh ingredients straight from the source. Additionally, people can purchase locally handcrafted items or art works and enjoy local music and entertainment. With all of these factors combined, you can have an enriching, wholesome and fun experience.
Markets and events puts travellers in the epicentre of the local culture, where they can interact with the residents in a fun, safe and exciting environment. Bredasdorp also hosts events on a larger scale. As the Cape Agulhas region is dominated by the farming industry, each year, owners, vendors, service products, livestock producers and suppliers, congregate here for an epic expo, farm style.
If you’re looking to experience more than just the markets in Bredasdorp, there’s a host of gorgeous accommodation available. From country houses and B&B’s to campsites and self-catering units, you can stay right in the heart of the action, in a beautiful and hospitable establishment.
Situated on the R317 via the N2 highway, Bredasdorp is only 187kms from Cape Town CBD, making it incredibly accessible, especially for those who enjoy road trips. The drive takes you through canola fields, wind farms, mountain passes and a handful of beautiful, smaller towns.
Travelling to Bredasdorp or the Overberg region from outside of the Western Cape is easy. Visitors can either take a longer road trip on the N2 or choose to fly into Cape Town International Airport. From there, you can easily hire a car from a reputable business, catch a lift with a friend or utilise one of the many major bus liners or independent transport operators that stop in Bredasdorp.
So, do something different and start ‘xploring’ markets in Bredasdorp.