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Address: Oudtshoorn, South Africa
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Half-Day Swartberg Pass Tour from Oudtshoorn
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Full-Day Swartberg Mountain Tour from Oudtshoorn

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Fantastic scenery

The road is rough but it is good to drive and you can do it with a normal car. The view is amazing, take some time to stop often

Reviewed 1 week ago
Markus G
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Tirol, Austria
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Tirol, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The road is rough but it is good to drive and you can do it with a normal car. The view is amazing, take some time to stop often

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Includes some danger but if you drive carefully you should enjoy superb views. I’d suggest do not do this journey unless there is perfect visibility and the road is dry. This is a bumpy gravel track running up and down a mountain, mainly single vehicle width, a steep drop off the edge if you lose concentration. I’ve driven quite a... More 

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just do it, it's easy. You will enjoy the beautiful scenery, the quitness. And the fact that we are a small piece of this world.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very narrow path but one must do it to witness the sheer mystique and beauty of the landscapes from the top!

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Brits, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breath-taking views!! Not for the faint hearted... but absolutely worth it!! Can be driven with a vehicle without 4x4.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another wonderful road experience in South Africa. please make sure you take your time and stop at lay-byes!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed the Swartberg pass and is easily driven in a car although we had an SUV. Do drive into Prince Albert on the other side for a bite to eat it's really quite quaint.

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Christina Lake, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a circular drive from Oudtshoorn via N12 through De Rust to Prince Albert. This takes you through the Meiringspoort pass which is a treat on its own. Well equipped picnic spots are set up all along the road there and makes for a lovely spot for picnic lunch. From where the gravel roads start on the Swartberg Pass... More 

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Belfast
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easily driven in ordinary car, fantastic views both up and down the northern side. Not too much traffic so you can go at your own pace.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After visiting Canga caves, drive over the Swartberg pass, to Princ Albert. The drive took about 2 hours but was well worth it, with plenty of stopping places. In Pribc Albert, visit the Victoria tea rooms for scones, cream and jam then make your way back to Oudtshood the long way, for even more spectacular views stopping at Meiringspoort waterfall... More 

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