Driving to the centre

The GPS co-ordinates for Dhamma Pataka are: S33°34`43.0 E19°26`36.9

 

Driving From Cape Town (about 1 hour 15 to 30 minutes):

 
  • Take N1 national highway eastbound
  • Pass through Dutoits Kloof tunnel
  • After the WORCESTER sign on the left, take exit 108 (R43)
  • Turn left as blue-signed for Worcester West (follow brown-signs for Fairy Glen)
  • Pass two traffic circles
  • At the Stop street, turn right
  • Follow the road, it will dogleg sharply to the right (Fairy Glen will be straight ahead), the road will drive into the Dhamma Pataka Vipassana Meditation Centre.

Driving From Gauteng/Bloemfontein:

  • Take N1 national highway towards Cape Town
  • When approaching Worcester, take exit 108 (R43) before you reach Ultra City services/Shell station on right
  • Turn right as blue-signed for Worcester West. (follow brown-signs for Fairy Glen)
  • Pass two traffic circles
  • At Stop street, turn right as brown-signed for "Rustig"
  • Follow the road, it will dogleg sharply to the right (Fairy Glen will be straight ahead), the road will drive into the Dhamma Pataka Vipassana Meditation Centre.

Driving From Robertson (R60):

  • Entering Worcester on the R60, turn left into High street
  • Turn right at next set of traffic lights into Riebeeck Street
  • Drive over bridge, past Fire Brigade (here the road becomes Roux Street)
  • Straight over the traffic lights of the N1
  • Pass golf course on left and take first left turn, still Roux Street, continue along the windy road out of the suburbs
  • At T-junction, turn right as brown-signed for Fairy Glen
  • Follow the road, it will dogleg sharply to the right (Fairy Glen will be straight ahead), the road will drive into the Dhamma Pataka Vipassana Meditation Centre.