Stadsaal Caves & Bushmen Paintings


On the road towards Ceres, 8 km from Dwarsrivier, a Nature Conservation sign will indicate the Stadsaal Caves.

Take the turn-off, enter through the gate and drive in to see Stadsaal, a series of open caves and San paintings dating from the time when elephants freely roamed the area.

Duration: Depending on the tourist, a few minutes or a whole day can be spent in the area exploring the caves and rock formations.
Permits: Obtainable from all the tourist offices in the area. A permit with combination will be issued for the gate at the entrance to the caves.
Cost: R30.00 per adult; R15.00 per schoolar

Permits and advice can be collected at the office.