Where is Greyton in the Cape?

Where is Greyton in the Cape?

Greyton is a small town in the Overberg area in the Western Cape, South Africa.

What river runs through Greyton?

Map of Greyton, Western Cape The peaceful little hamlet of Greyton lies surrounded by the Riviersonderend (river without end) mountains and farmlands some 90 minutes from about two and a half hours from Cape Town.

Is the R406 tarred?

If you choose to take the detour, follow the R406 (tarred) which leads through rolling farmlands, towards the face of the mountains.

When was Greyton founded?

The village of Greyton was established in 1852, although the first plots of land were only sold in 1854. It was named in honour of Sir George Grey, Governor of the Cape 1854-61.

What is greyton famous for?

Greyton’s Saturday morning market is renowned for its fresh, wholesome, scrumptious fare and other close-to-nature products. The village can sleep more than 400 people a night, therefore creating an ideal venue for larger groups.

What shops are in Greyton?

Shops in Greyton

  • Von Geusau Chocolates.
  • Fioré Garden Centre.
  • Greyton Saturday Morning Market.
  • Greyton Supermarket and Hardware.
  • Greyton Ok Mini Mark.
  • Zippy’s Supermarket.
  • Alida Bothma Art.
  • Village Vinos Greyton.

What is there to do in Greyton on a Sunday?

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  • Greyton Nature Reserve.
  • Greyton Saturday Market. Farmers Markets.
  • Swallow Hill Vineyard and Winery.
  • Humming Mountain Alpacas.
  • Greyton Genadendal Mountain Bike Route.
  • Gretha Quinlan Artisan Candles.
  • iMTB Africa.
  • Von Geusau Chocolates.

How to get to Greyton South Africa from Cape Town?

A Greyton map showing all the local road and street names and the location of each within Greyton South Africa. To get to Greyton South Africa from Cape Town is about one and a half hours drive. Take the N2 east towards Somerset West and Sir Lowry’s Pass, heading on your way to Caledon.

Where can I find a map of Greyton?

This map of Greyton is provided by Google Maps, whose primary purpose is to provide local street maps rather than a planetary view of the Earth. Within the context of local street searches, angles and compass directions are very important, as well as ensuring that distances in all directions are shown at the same scale.

How far is Greyton from The R406?

Greyton is about 32 km along the R406, roughly taking about 20 minutes of driving time. For individual Greyton B&B accommodation, self catering cottages or Greyton accommodation venue maps, please see the establishments page within our website.

Where to stay in Greyton-Cape Town?

4 On Regent is located in a peaceful street in Greyton and offers Cape Overberg accommodation in a tastefully decorated renovated cottage. Guests… The Oaks Estate is a historic, recently restored Cape Dutch farmyard and working farm, with a mountain reserve and various activities, just outsi…