The Swartland is a region of Western Cape Province that begins some 50 kilometres north of and consists of the area between the towns of in the south, Darling in the west, in the north, and the and Riebeek Kasteel in the east.

Popular Destinations

is a fishing village on 's , which typifies the natural beauty and simplicity of the area. Photo: Mike Taljaard, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a town of 1,100 people in the province of . Photo: Amrum, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a rural town situated about 90 kilometres north of , in the province of . Photo: Andre Kritzinger, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island and nature reserve in the in , 55 km north of . Photo: A3alb, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is one of the oldest towns in , situated at 80 km north-east of in The Riebeek Valley together with its sister town . Photo: Morne, Copyrighted free use.

is a village of 1,200 people in the Swartland region of the province of . Photo: jonty.fisher, CC BY 2.0.


Latitude of center
-33.1667° or 33° 10' 0.1" south
Longitude of center
18.7833° or 18° 46' 59.9" east

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Swartland
  • Chinese: 斯瓦特兰
  • Chinese: 斯瓦特蘭
  • French: Swartland
  • Japanese: スワートランド

Popular Destinations in West Coast

Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.  

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Swartland. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.