See an updated map showing the towns, major roads and 4x4 tracks, as well as sites of interest in the Richtersveld region.
“19 - 21 September 2007 I have long wanted to experience the Richtersveld, and an opportunity unexpectedly came when I was commissioned to take photographs for a book on South Africa's World Heritage Sites. The area far exceeded my expectations,…”
A people’s land
The harsh environment of the Richtersveld has through the years witnessed a story of determined peoples with a strong attachment to the land. Initially belonging…
Online video clips
The Big Snake
Around the campfire, Oom Willem tells the story of his…
An overview of the broader Namaqualand region.