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Wild 5 Adventures

5 Oribi Gorge Road | Oribi Gorge, Port Shepstone 4260, South Africa
+27 82 566 7424
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Oribi Gorge

Pros: Super friendly crew and breathtaking views. ..nevermind that jump being through such a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gillian D
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Leap of faith

They said bring your courage and we did😁 it was an amazing day and an awesome jump. Everyone... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Brett G
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EXPERIENCE THE ULTIMATE RUSH! If you are a thrill seeker looking for the adrenaline-rush of a lifetime, the Wild Gorge Swing in Oribi Gorge will offer you guaranteed over-the-edge excitement! Give in to gravity by hurling yourself off the edge of Lehr’s Falls in what must be the most adrenaline inducing ride of your life! Rated as the world’s highest gorge swing, this activity means stepping (or diving) off the edge of the waterfall and plummeting into the 55-storey deep gorge. The free-fall is awesome and will have you accelerating up to the astounding speed of 120km/hours in 2.3 seconds. Wild 5 is situated on the Oribi Gorge Hotel property, 20 minutes’ drive from Port Shepstone, on the South Coast of KZN. Set amidst world-renowned view sites, Wild 5 Adventures offers a range of extreme (and milder) adventures in a setting of phenomenal natural beauty. These include a 110m abseil, foefie-slide, 85m suspension bridge, white water rafting on the Umzimkhulu, paintball and guided trails (hiking, birding and horseback). The fresh air does wonders for the appetite, so why not round off the perfect day by settling down for a bite to eat at the Oribi Gorge Hotel’s Wild Fig Cafe.
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5 Oribi Gorge Road | Oribi Gorge, Port Shepstone 4260, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros: Super friendly crew and breathtaking views. ..nevermind that jump being through such a spectacular gorge. All worth it. Loved the sayings sign posted on the way. Wish we stayed longer to picnic! Cons: Bit tricky to find. Dont rely on googlemaps and the cafe...More

Thank Gillian D
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

They said bring your courage and we did😁 it was an amazing day and an awesome jump. Everyone should try it... you only live once. Friendly staff with great attitudes.

Thank Brett G
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We went there on a misty morning and you couldnt see anything for a couple of minutes. Then the mist cleared and we stood in awe of the beautiful gorge. Did the bungi/swing and it was definitely worth the money!

Thank Monica O
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I did the big swing, and the zipline, and it was the scariest thing I've ever done but so amazing, the view from the swing after jumping is just spectacular! I would do it again in a heartbeat!

Thank Khethiwe M
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My middle son and I did the Gorge Swing on 31 Dec 2016 and what an exhilarating experience! The staff were professional and informative. The Swing itself was unbelievable and the scenery is breathtaking- once you have recovered after your 165m drop! Definitely a bucket-list...More

Thank NellFamily
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing views! Went there twice in a week! Only did the slide and it was great! Definitely take the time to walk to overhanging rock and walk down into the gorge to take a swim near the waterfall!

Thank Gustav V
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The drive to the Gorge from Port Shepstone is relatively easy and most of it is on a brand newly built road - stick to the speed limit though, there are lots of hidden speed cameras. The gorge itself is a real hidden gem, with...More

Thank Libra24
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Was such a great experience...The wild swing was the most scariest thing I have done in my life but was sooo worth it....The instructor was very patient with me and made me feel very relaxed.. It was one of the item I have always wanted...More

Thank nokuthokoza d
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

For the adrenalin junkies and the chilled out. Africa is not for the faint hearted. Beautiful scenery and even better people. Wonderful to know such a place exists so close to home😌

Thank Aishwarya b
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We visited Oribi Gorge at the begining of the year, after almost 7 years, just as breathtaking as ever. Loved every minute of it! I was extremely freaked out by the bridge lol, definitely dont have the guts to do the rest of the Wild...More

Thank Yashmitha
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jnafey
Hi there please could you provide a quote for the tour for two boys aged 14 and what exactly it entails... Regards, Natasha
2 August 2016|
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Response from Paul J | Property representative |
Hi Natasha, Thank you for your question. We do not offer 'tours' per-say. We have 5 adventure activities available, which are Wild Swing (165m) – R550 • No notice • Courage! Wild Slide – R250 pp • No notice • Come as you... More
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