Elands Bay (Elandsbaai) is only 220 kilometers from Cape Town and is a favourite coastal town known for its seafood as well as its natural wonders such as Verlorenvlei (a marsh) which lies between Elandsbaai and Redelinghuys.
This seaside resort is a paradise for surfers, seafood connoisseurs and birdwatchers. The variety of different soil types ensures prolific flora during spring when the flowers change the area into paradise. Caves in the vicinity of the town produced valuable archeological finds from the different inhabitants over time. The magnificent Verlorenvlei which flows into the Atlantic Ocean at Elands Bay (Elandsbaai) is a haven for about 240 bird species.
Visitors can travel by tar road up to Elands Bay by doing the newly built circle road. Passing Veldrif, Dwarskersbos and then driving down into Elands Bay.