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Vital Information


Camdeboo National Park is located in a summer rainfall, semi-desert area.

Summers are very hot and winters can be very cold. During the summer months, visitors are advised to confine their activities to early mornings and late afternoons. Most of the average rainfall of 336mm per annum occurs in summer and autumn, with a peak in March. Thunderstorms and high temperatures are common during the summer months while snowfalls can occur in the high-lying areas in winter.

Tourism Day Visitors

Day visitors are welcome and can make use of various attractions such as the Valley of Desolation, Game Viewing Area and a number of picnic sites.

Park Regulations

  • To ensure a safe and joyful trip through our parks, kindly adhere to the Rules and Regulations as stipulated by South African National Parks.
  • The use of drones inside (and over) our national parks is strictly prohibited.

Handy Hints:

  • As outdoor lighting in the camps is limited, a torch/headlamp is required when walking outside at night.

Contact Information

For enquiries email Camdeboo National Park or:

  • Tel: (049) 892 3453
  • Fax: (049) 892 3456
  • Camdeboo National Park
    P. O. Box 349

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