Cango Caves set to reopen after tremor

The tourist site was closed following a 3,5 magnitude tremor in the region yesterday.

Cango Caves. Picture: cango-caves.co.za.

CAPE TOWN - The Cango Caves in Oudtshoorn in the Western Cape will be reopened to the public today.

The tourist site was closed following a 3,5 magnitude tremor in the region yesterday.

The Oudtshoorn Municipality's Ntobeko Mangqwengqwe says: "We are hopeful that the shock that caught workers yesterday is allayed to get back into the caves. We hope everyone is ready and will continue with operations this morning."