HIKING IN SOUTH AFRICA
There's no better way to experience wild places than to put your boots on and your feet on the ground, one in front of the other. South Africa has a huge variety of awesomely scenic hiking trails. Here are some of the highlights: The Otter Trail along the Tsitsikamma coast, The Dolphin Trail, The Wild Coast of the Eastern Cape offers similar trails but dramatically different scenery: miles of deserted beaches, wave-lashed rocks and occasional tropical forest. Purists can tackle the Wild Coast rough as they like. There are miles and miles of unspoiled hiking trail traversing high mountains, deserts and forests, where the accommodation is the usual hiking hut, and the cuisine whatever you decided to carry. For an even wilder experience, you can hike for days in the Cedarberg, near Cape Town, or the Drakensberg in KwaZulu-Natal, without seeing a hut or a route marker. These are designated wilderness areas, and you simply take a map and a permit and set off, sleeping under the stars or in convenient caves.
THE OYSTERCATCHER TRAIL
Fully catered and guided. All you have to carry is a day pack. Your luggage is shuttled and the meals at night are something never to be forgotten. We cater for many dietary requirements when necessary. Our meals are prepared by our local cooks in the traditional Cape style. During the hikes the main focus is on the surrounding nature, on land, sea and air. Enjoying a sublime ecological encounter with unique and rare plant life as well as a wide variety of birds, mammals and marine species such as dolphins, whales and seals. Learn about strange and interesting life forms in the intertidal zones on the long beaches and rock pools.
On these 4 day hikes we focus on total nature but especially on the habits and plight of the endangered AFRICAN BLACK OYSTERCATCHER, You will however enjoy a total ecological encounter with marine species, wonderful beaches, dynamic dunes, rare plants and a wide variety of birds and mammals and marine animals. A truly eye-opening educational experience.
TSITSIKAMMA CANOPY TOUR
The Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour along the Garden Route offers a thrilling cable slide between ancient Yellowwoods and tall Cape Hard Pear Trees.
South Africa boasts some of the best surfing spots in the world with sublime coastal scenery and a high quality surf.
SHARK CAGE DIVING IN HERMANUS / GANSBAAI
Get up close and personal with Great White Sharks, in a floating shark cage!
There is no better or more intense way to experience a country than to cycle through its varied landscapes. And with our choice of route options, you get to decide whether you want to explore at a leisurely pace, or exert yourself some more. Whether you want to try a longer route during the day’s activities, or head back early for a swim or a spa treatment, the choice is yours. (Choice of day or overland trips).
South Africa has an enormously long coastline, which isn't quite within the usual range for tropical diving. But the Mozambique Current flows down our east coast, bringing warm tropical water with it, and at Sodwana Bay we have the most southerly coral reefs in the world.
BUNGEE JUMP OFF BLOUKRANS BRIDGE
Enjoy the Bloukrans Bungee Jump, the world's highest commercial jump in Tsitsikamma, Garden Route in South Africa.
ABSEIL TABLE MOUNTAIN
Abseiling off extreme overhanging cliffs of Table Mountain, is a totally safe, very exciting, outdoor adventure.
South Africa hosts some of the world's largest marathons and half-marathons. If you're a runner and you've always wanted to visit South Africa, enter one of these races and have the holiday of a lifetime while you recover afterwards.
HORSE RIDING TRAILS
Offering tourists a unique adventurous but educational horseback safari experience. There is a great variety of different rides available, a lot of them along the coast, some on the beach, some through wild farm land and gorges and even up the great Gourits River.
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