The Northern Cape is a sparsely populated province in South Africa.
The province boasts rustic yet tranquil as it takes up some the Kalahari Desert undertones. Its major towns are Kimberley, a diamond mining region and on the Greater Karoo you find De Aar and Colesberg which serve as major transport links to Johannesburg, Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. Northern Cape is also home to the Namaqualand which stretches to the West Coast, a truly beautiful area with an inviting charm of both colorful hues of flowers and at the happy faces of the Nama people.
When visiting the Northern Cape, be sure to see the Big Hole in Kimberly which is an open pit, claimed to be the largest underground mine to be excavated by hand. The Northern Cape also boasts a rich history which is exciting for history lovers as sightseeing opportunities abound. At the Gariep River Basin, Vaal River, Augrabies Falls and many other channels, water sport junkies will sure enjoy every existing water activity.
The province has so much to see and do that accommodation in Northern Cape plays a vital role. With a host of luxury hotels and guest houses together with bed and breakfast and lodges, Northern Cape accommodation is special and you are guaranteed of a great holiday experience.