Things to do on the Swartberg Circle Route
Prince Albert Activities
For a good dose of raw, rugged beauty, visit this idyllic little Victorian village at the foot of the Swartberg Mountains. Surrounded by vineyards, fruit and olive farms — Prince Albert is a well-preserved gem with rich local history, famous for the finest sun-ripened, fresh and dried fruit. Tasting rooms at various local olive farms also provide guests the opportunity to sample some of the highest quality olive products in the area.
With ample short routes to choose from, the spectacularly scenic Swartberg Circle Route® is a special treat for birdwatchers.
A small winery that produces wines from grapes grown in and around Prince Albert.
Fransie Pienaar Museum
The Fransie Pienaar Museum portrays the cultural and natural history of Prince Albert and the district.
Prince Albert Olives
Fruit is grown and harvested in orchards in Prince Albert and outside the town near the Gamka river.
The Swartberg Pass, a National Monument between Prince Albert and Oudtshoorn in the Western Cape.