Our Towns

The Hessequa region consists of 6 main towns namely Witsand, Heidelberg, Riversdale, Albertinia, Stilbaai and Gouritsmond and 4 villages of Slangriver, Vermaaklikheid, Melkhoutfontein and Jongensfontein.  The Hessequa region is branded as The Explorer’s Garden Route and offers visitors a world of authentic experiences like the Boosmansbos Wilderness Area, Grootvadersbosch Conservancy Mountain Bike Trails, Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve, Heidelberg Bird Route, Gysmanshoek Mountain Pass, Korentepoort Dam & Bass Fishing, Baleia Wines, Dibiki Holiday Resort, Sleeping Beauty Day Hiking Trail, Garcia’s Mountain Pass, Garden Route Game Lodge, Champion Whispering Tree, Gourits River Guest Farm, Aloe Ferox, House Of Aloes, Tuinplaas, Inverroche Gin, Kasselshoop Cheese Farm, Pallingsgat Homestead, Tuin-Op-Die-Brak Fynbos Park, Eden Park 4×4 Route, Pili Pili Adventure Centre, Anchorage Beach Restaurant & Bar, Gourikwa Nature Reserve and Hessequa Art Route.