The Dragon Dune is the biggest and longest sandboard ride in South Africa - making this thrill ride a bucket list experience on the Garden Route!
The Swartberg Pass
SCENIC EXPERIENCES IN WESTERN CAPE
Built by Thomas Bain in the 1800s, the Swartberg Pass is an incredible sight, snaking up and over the mountains. With its highest point at 1585m above sea level, you will be blown away by the jaw-dropping views of the Klein, and Great Karoo, below. A world heritage site, there are a number of activities available to guests. Sundowner or Sunrise trips over the pass allow visitors to explore the area, taking in the geology and huge variety of flora and fauna. The Swartberg Mountain Circle Route runs all the way through to Prince Albert and is a must for any traveller, with non-stop photo-ops along the way. To Hell and Back takes you into ‘Die Hel’ an isolated valley in the mountains. Only accessible by a 4x4 road, Die Hel is very isolated and cut off over the rainy season.
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Abseiling at Paarl Rock
Throw caution to the wind as you safely scale down the iconic Paarl Rock on an abseiling adventure nestled in the Cape Winelands’ Paarl Mountain Reserve. With views that stretch far and wide, it's no wonder that a scenic picnic is included.