Gouda Tourism, South Africa

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Gouda is a settlement in Cape Winelands District Municipality in the Western Cape province of South Africa. The town lies some 38km south of Porterville, 14km west of Tulbagh and 61km north-west of Worcester. Prior to 1929, it was known as Porterville Road. Of Khoekhoen origin, the name Gouda is said to mean ‘antelope’. Another possible translation is ‘honey path’, ‘honey defile’. It is unrelated to the Dutch city of the same name. The 138 MW Gouda Wind Farm, opened in September 2015, is situated just outside the town.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Gouda in South Africa. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Gouda like a local. Gouda is located at a short trip away from Cape Town a major city in South Africa. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Cape Town for its bountiful attractions like Table Mountain Cableway, Table Mountain, Victoria And Alfred Waterfront on your trip to Gouda. Also, to reach Gouda, you'll have to take a flight to Cape Town; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Gouda, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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