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Fantastic countryside and most magical places along the way. It is a very difficult hike even with... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
franschhoeklk
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Franschhoek, South Africa
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5 Day over 60 kilometers & very tired!!

Lack of sleep, lack of fitness, hot weather and a lot of mountain climbing up and down! Not for... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
MackyDs
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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27 Jun 2018
“Hike”
6 Mar 2018
“5 Day over 60 kilometers & very tired!!”
About
The Tsitsikamma Trail was South Africa's first officially accredited hiking trail and has recently been allocated the Green Flag Certificate for a trail under excellent management
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Lottering Forest Station, Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa
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+27 42 280 3953
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic countryside and most magical places along the way. It is a very difficult hike even with slack packing. Should mark the kilometers you have walked every 5 km so you can pace yourself. Would be nice if they could put names on the trees...More

Thank franschhoeklk
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We did the hike from Nature’s Valley to the Keurbos Hut (3 nights). It is fairly strenuous for a casual hiker and should only be considered if you know what you’re getting yourself into. There are some amazing viewpoints along the way but for the...More

Thank Shamza21
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Lack of sleep, lack of fitness, hot weather and a lot of mountain climbing up and down! Not for fainthearted hikers!! That said, wonderful views, lovely forest and mountainous experiences. Roughing it is expected and ice cold swimming pools in the rocks! Glad I can...More

Thank MackyDs
Reviewed 15 November 2017

In late October, I began a short hike along the Tsitsikamma Mountain Trail. It was a fantastic wilderness experience walking through forests, mountain fynbos, and gorges, and traversing rivers and mountain streams. The hike began in Nature’s Valley and included from 2 to 6 days....More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Actually ... I am more than speechless when I see such a beauty everywhere around me which you get plenty of it if you decide to take this trail. One of my best visit in SA so far.

Thank logarmihec
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I did the 4-day trail with 18 other colleagues. We have been warned that we will get rain on at least one day, so we were prepared, but we didn't expect it to get so cold. We had a blast. Saw Proteas on our hike,...More

Thank 136belinda
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Dense woods, great views and a demanding trail. Good for families and not too young kids. Fun! Go there when u are in the area

Thank Uwe P
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