The Sevilla Rock Art Trail is located on the Traveller's Rest Farm. It's an easy 5 km hike to 9 impressive San Bushmen painting sites. In spring wildflowers are along the trail.
Great self-guided rock-art trail and an excellent year-round destination. Read on for our tips regarding seasons, weather, and tourist crowds:
Seasons and Weather
Beautiful in spring, especially because of the wildflowers in August/September. However, rain is possible until the end of August. October is not too hot. The summer from November to March is warm and dry but hot at midday. Hiking in summer is best in the morning. Autumn from April to mid-May is still warm and pleasant for hiking. Most rainfall occurs in winter until August. However, winter can be dry and sunny too. Nights are quite chilly.
It's usually not crowded due to its remote location. However, it gets busier on weekends and especially school holidays.
The Cederberg region is a World Heritage Site, located between Pakhuis Pass close to Clanwilliam and Middelberg Pass close to Citrusdal.
- Spring is pleasant (flower season August and especially September), but rain is possible until the end of August. October is not too hot and a good month for hiking and rock climbing.
- Summer from November to March is warm and dry but hot at midday with almost any shelter. Hiking in summer is best in the morning.
- Autumn from April to mid-May is still warm and pleasant for hiking, but rain showers can occur.
- Most precipitation in winter until August. Nights are really cold. Snow on the peaks is possible. Low water bridge across Olifants river can be flooded and closed.
Crowded at weekends, public holiday and school holiday. More popular for the South Africans. Stadsaal Cave best sunlight in the afternoon.