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Cango Caves

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Cango Caves

In Europe caves are often quite damy and musty. My wife suffered a bit when she went in very damp caves in Budapest. Are Cango Caves damp or are they fairly dry.

We will be visiting in a couple of weeks time so will the caves be noitceabley colder than outside?

Finally, we are in Oudtshoorn for two nights, we want to do the following:

- Meerkat adventure

- Ostrich farm

- Cango caves

- Cango wildlife park

- on the final day we will be driving to Knysna

Any suggestions for the best way to combine these attractions? I hear the Swartberg Pass is very spectacular but is it a gravel road? I love spectacular roads so if we could combine this it would be great.

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I found the caves to be dry & not cold. Try not to wear a buttoned shirt/top when visiting the ostriches, they love to peck !!

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I highly recommend the Swartberg Pass, it is a gravel road but in good condition. We did a tour with colourfulafrica.co.za which was really worthwhile for the additional information that enhanced the experience. They picked us up from Wilgewandel Farm - really fun place to have lunch.

You could fit in Meerkats (very early am) then Cango Caves then lunch at Wilgewandel and Swartberg Pass all in one day.


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The caves is dry and not too cold but i would suggest to maybe try not to overdress with a warm jacket that much. If you do, try to keep it light so that you can carry it with you. I am sure there is the stage where you will turn around, because there is a stage where you will have to crawl through a very narrow gap in the rocks.

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Thecaves are hot and dry AND not to be missed. Yes you crawl through smallish spaces but it is an awesome experience. I took a jersey in with me but took it off after 5 mins and ended up carryong it the whole time.

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