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Major Adventures - Day Tours

Underberg, South Africa
+27 33 701 1628
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One of our best moments in our trip

Many thanks to Major Adventures for this amazing day we spent accompanied by David (our guide). We... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
via mobile
Unforgettable Sani Pass Adventure

I would like to compliment your company and specifically our tour guide DAVID. He was amazing... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Durban, South Africa
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Major Adventures are the Originals. We have been taking tours up Sani Pass for the past 20 years and collectively have more than 40 years of experience in the industry. The Sani Pass is regarded by some as the most spectacular views in South Africa. Originally a bridal path this has become a ‘bucket list’ experience that is not to be missed. Walls of sandstone, cascading rivers and hair-raising bends are just some of the highlights. The 4x4 vehicles take you through the Barrier of Spears and into the Kingdom of Lesotho. The Highest Pub in Africa welcomes our guests to the roof of the world. We have taken more than 200 000 people safely up the pass and have guides with up to 25 years’ experience. We our proud of having the highest safety standards in the area. Our tours include excursions and overnight stays in Lesotho after driving up to 3250 m and into the remote Highlands of this extraordinary little country. The very basic core of a man’s spirit is his passion for adventure.
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Many thanks to Major Adventures for this amazing day we spent accompanied by David (our guide). We discovered Lesotho and we went to the Sani Pass....what a spectacular view and how lucky we felt to see all those great landscapes and the culture of the...More

1  Thank ValiaMilos
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I would like to compliment your company and specifically our tour guide DAVID. He was amazing! Very professional, friendly and knowledgeable! He shared very interesting information and pointed out things that we would never have known or noticed, if it weren’t for his sharing the...More

Thank Elsie_Kobus
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Went with Major Adventures for Sani Pass tour due to their winter special, it was going to be a shorter trip but due to lack of people, we got grouped with the normal day tour vehicle anyway. Our guide David was knowledgeable and funny, think...More

Thank asiantravelgirl
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Spectacular and exciting 4 wheel drive through this breathtaking pass. We drove 2hours 30 minutes from where we were staying in order to have the experience of seeing this pass first hand after watching Charlie Boorman's trip there on his dvd about travelling in South...More

Thank YvonneBut
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Well done to Gardi and her team of professionals. We made a wise choice by booking with Major Tours instead of driving the pass ourselves. Warren our patient and very well-learned guide educated us starting with the brief history of Underberg and Himeville and continued...More

1  Thank dhevanmoodley66
Reviewed 2 June 2017

sani pass - you need 4X4 and better not go alone our guide (vivian) was a very careful driver, and showed a lot of things along the way pub was nice, not gourmet food bring with you cloths or fruit for the children in the...More

Thank shalon2711
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately the weather was really bad, but we still enjoyed the Sani Pass tour very much. Our very friendly driver, who's name I unfortunately forgot, told us a lot about the environment and the surroundings, very interesting! Money well spent!

1  Thank Marielle L
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Gerrit and myself had the privilege to go up Sani Pass with Vivian as our tour guide – 30/12/2016. What a wonderful experience. From the start to the finish he made it very pleasant for us. He is very professional, well spoken, and it was...More

1  Thank elizedannhauser
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Booking with Mayor Tours is a pleasure, Gardy is very friendly and helpful. I have used this tour operator on several occasions. When choosing a tour operator for the Sani the most important thing to consider is the vehicles that they use as old, uncomfortable...More

Thank Hill_Belle
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic tour by Major Adventures with a fantastic guide - Ellias !! Would thoroughly recommend this tour with this guide. Very detailed and very passionate.

Thank jswain84
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10 May 2017|
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Response from Sanipass | Property representative |
Dear James The cost for our Sani Pass Day Trip is R850pp - excluding lunch. Lunch is your own cost at "The Highest Pub in Africa" at the top of the Sani Pass :) Let us know if you would like to make a booking :)
20 September 2015|
Response from majoradventures2015 | Property representative |
We do collect from Bushmans Nek Resort, but do charge extra for this service as it is about 35kms from our office. Please email me and we can discuss your Sani Pass Day Trip further
20 September 2015|
Response from majoradventures2015 | Property representative |
When making your booking please request Ellias and we will assign him to your tour.