Upington is a city founded in 1884 and located in the Northern Cape province of South Africa, on the banks of the Orange river; one of the largest rivers in South Africa. Upington and the area around the city, is famous for its many vineyards and the production of high quality wine. The city has a rich culture and history, today it is a commercial, agricultural and educational centre of the Gordonia district. Upington is the gateway to the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, Augrabies National Park, the beautiful Namaqualand flowers and Richtersveld. The city’s pitoresque suburbs provide the most exceptional photos by the different styles in the architecture of the houses. Upington also offers many activities, including 4X4 adventures to the Spitskop Nature Reserve with it’s many gemsbok, springbok, ostrich, eland, red hartebeest and mountain zebra. Or you can enjoy a sunset cruise on the Sakkie’s Arkie. Whatever you choose, Upington is a perfect historic ‘Wild West City’ destination.
Green Kalahari Guesthouse
This newly renovated 3-star guesthouse offers guests a comfortable and stylish experience. Green Kalahari Guesthouse is ideally located, not far from the vibrant city centre. The accommodation has 5 spacious rooms, fully eauipped with all the facilities needed for an ultimate relaxing stay. The staff at Green Kalahari Guesthouse will be happy to provide you with the necessary professional service. Nearby you can visit the Kalahari Orange Museum and Old Missiones Market, a craft farmer’s market, located on the scenic banks of the Orange River. The market is held in the tranquil surroundings of the historic Kalahari Orange Museum, which provides a magical experience in a peaceful atmosphere. Children of all ages are welcome at Green Kalahari Guesthouse.