Activities in Clarens
Clarens is in the Eastern Free State in the Maluti mountains. It is known for its spectacular sandstone mountains and wonderful climate, it is one of the most picturesque spots in South Africa.
Clarens is part of the scenic Highlands Route and is surrounded by mountains. Activities range from: trout fishing, horse riding, abseiling, hiking, fly fishing, fossil hunting, white water rafting and golf.
Clarens is an artists' haven with many well-known artists either living in or frequenting the village, with many art galleries scattered around the village square and the town.
Festivals & Events
Annual Beer Festival in February, LUSH music festival in April and Pinotage on Tap weekend in November.
The Golden Gate Highlands National Park
The Golden Gate Highlands National Park with its sandstone formations and cliffs is only 17 km from Clarens.