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Thornham Destination Guide

Discover Thornham in South Africa

Thornham in the region of Eastern Cape is a town located in South Africa - some 622 mi or ( 1002 km ) South-West of Pretoria , the country's capital .

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Local time in Thornham is now 05:01 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Johannesburg " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Quthing, Mohale's Hoek, Witelsbos, Twee Riviere, and Kleinbos. When in this area, you might want to check out Quthing . Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Thornham ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Paul Sauer Bridge

The Paul Sauer Bridge is a concrete arch bridge over the Storms River in the Eastern Cape of South Africa. It carries road traffic for the N2 national highway. The Paul Sauer or Storms River Bridge in South Africa, built in 1955, was designed by Italian engineer Ricardo Morandi. The arch, which spans 328 feet, was constructed in a unique fashion.

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Located at -33.97 23.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Arch bridges, Bridges completed in 1971, Bridges in South Africa, Concrete bridges, Deck arch bridges

Otter Trail

The Otter Trail is a hiking trail along the Garden Route coast of South Africa and is named for the Cape Clawless Otter which occurs in this region.

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Located at -34.02 23.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Hiking trails in South Africa


The Langkloof is a 160 km long valley in South Africa, lying between Herold, a small village north of George, and Humansdorp. The kloof was given its name by Isaq Schrijver in 1689, and more thoroughly explored by a later expedition under ensign August Frederik Beutler in 1752. The valley has been farmed since 1760 and is an important fruit-growing region, specifically of apples.

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Located at -33.83 23.86 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Valleys of South Africa