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Cradock Travel guide
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Cradock, a large town on the Great Fish River, was founded in the 19C as an outpost for settlers heading to the East. There are some fine old monuments decorating the town, such as the Dutch Reformed Church. The old stalls on Market Street have been fixed up, and Bree Street contains the town’s oldest buildings. Mountain Zebra National Park , twenty kilometres away, strives to protects these animals from extinction.
Tourist attractions Cradock : Things to see and do
Strolling along Market Street, visitors are plunged into the atmosphere of Cradock in the mid-19C. The shops lining the street have been restored in the traditional style of the period in Karoo, with colourful wooden windows and verandahs. They now c..
Mountain Zebra National Park stretches from the Bankberg Range to Rooiplat plateau, and was created in 1937 to save the endangered Cape mountain zebra from extinction. It differs from its cousin, the Burchell zebra, by the patterns on its coat and it..
This late 19C church is the finest Palladian-style building in the country, patterned after St Martin in the Fields in London.