So much more Things to do at the West Coast - Activities in and around Paternoster
A number of little souvenir shops are waiting to be discovered by you in Paternoster for every taste and every pocket … and every suitcase.
Book your tee off time at ie Vredenburg Golf Club (approx. 17 km away) which is renowned as being one of the best in the district. It is a 9-hole golf course with 18 different teeing areas which allows one to play 18 holes of golf. Other golf courses are at Shelly Point (approx. 20 km away), Velddrif (approx. 35 km away), Saldanha Acadamy (approx. 22 km away) or Langebaan Country Club (approx. 35 km away).
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Ever wondered how it feels to go horseback along the beach and galloping in the water edge of the Atlantic Ocean? Yes, then you'll be in for a ride with Ronel Basson (Drikus Horse Riding), cell 082 748 5596, maybe even for a sundowner ride…
Come and embrace yourself with pampering treatments.
Facials, Manicures, Pedicures, Waxing, Tinging and Deep tissue massages at Paternoster Dunes, 18 Sonkwas Rd, Tel: 022 752 2217 or Healing Earth Spa 022 752 2044, 3 Kriedoring St.
How about a new hair-do?
Tone, relax, feel invigorated - get the numerous benefits of regular yoga. For all ages, all sizes and all levels of fitness. Contact Shirley on 074 874 2221
Qualified instructor specializing in core development, functional training and rehabilitating training following injury or surgery. Contact Frank on 084 624 1607
The West Coast is a bird watchers must to go! Discover a number of the 225 bird species of this area. Enjoy the variety of birds in the landscaped garden, i.e: Wagtail, Fiscal Shrike, European Starling, Red Bishop, Pied Kingfisher, Palm Swift, Cape Turtle Dove, Rock Pigeon, Greater Ketrel, Pygmy Falcon, Steppe Buzzard, Helmeted Guineafowl, Secretarybird, Spotted Dikkop, Korhaan, Crowned Plover, Egyptian Goose, Bokmakierie, Grey Heron, Blackeyed Bulbul, Yelloweyed Canary, Cape Weaver, Cape White-Eye, Malachite Sunbird, Lesser Doublecollared Sunbird, Barn Owl, Cape Spotted Owl, ...
Tell us once you have spotted some others! More info West Coast Bird Club 082 571 6367
Be adventurous and go (kite) surfing, snorkeling or Scuba diving (not for beginners) or hiking.
How about flying a kite or just hanging out and watching the dolphins surfing the waves from what appears to be an endless beach? Don't get splashed away while watching the waves!
Lighthouse Tour at Cape Columbine Nature Reserve
The Columbine Nature Reserve with the well-known Tietiesbaai (find out here where the name derives from) offers many hiking paths.
Ever wondered how high the last manned lighthouse of South Africa is and how many steps are leading to the top? Yes, then you'll be in for a lighthouse tour with Japie or Wayne, the lighthouse keepers (SA Lighthouse Company). Tel 022 752 2705
Visit Club Mykonos in Langebaan and try your luck in the casino! Especially when you get a taste for winning at a variety of 300 slot machines to choose from or try your luck on Blackjack, Roulette and Poker tables (open 7 days a week).