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Bird Watching

The Overberg has a number of different eco-systems and offers enthusiasts an opportunity of birding in mountain, coastal, river and estuarine habitats. Tides Lodge is centrally situated for exploring the overberg region and its associated bird life.

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The Breede River is recognised as one of the best fishing estuaries in South Africa. Tidal action reaches 60km upstream supporting a rich diversity of fish and birdlife.

De Hoop Nature Reserve

De Hoop Nature Reserve is open from sunrise to sunset.  The Reserve forms part of the world’s smallest and most threatened plant kingdom – the Cape Floral Kingdom.

Mountain Bike Trails at Potberg.

Mountain bike enthusiast can enjoy the Lower Breede area trails and the Potberg Conservation Trails. Permits for these can be obtained at the Breede River Trading Post.


We have a variety of conference packages available, please contact us to discuss alternatives with you.

River Safaris

New on the river Fish Eagle Safaris, great for a group Sunset Cruise or a picnic up river.