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Olifants Wilderness Trail

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Don't Underestimate this Hike

As an avid hiker, I'm not a fitness freak and will go on a training schedule especially in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BurnyE
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Kempton Park, South Africa
Perfect breakaway

If you are trapped in a office and looking at computer screens and cellphones all day this is a... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As an avid hiker, I'm not a fitness freak and will go on a training schedule especially in preparation for a specific hike. The level of training depends on my judgement of the terrain. I totally underestimated this one assuming that the landscape is flat...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BurnyE
Reviewed 31 July 2018

If you are trapped in a office and looking at computer screens and cellphones all day this is a perfect break-away for you! We had wonderful guides, Absalom and Houston and our chef was Shadrack. They where well informed and very eager to share their...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RolinBooysen
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Our guides, Huston and Absolom were very special people, really warm and knowlegeable! Eager to teach abput the bush ans a lovely sense of humor!!! The experience was just amazing!!! Food, even for being avegetarian, was fantastic and bush made bread was delicious!!! The treks...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018

Wow! What an amazing adventure. I got a group of close friends together to do this for my 30th birthday and words cannot even begin to describe how awesome this was. Aaron and Frans were our amazing guides, patient and knowledgeable. They made sure we...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank SerushiaN
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The trail was incredible. the guides were very informative and the route itself had great sitings and was very pleasant. You don't need to be fit, its a very easy walk.

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank DavidJ7100
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Such an incredible few days in the wilderness with Steve and Abel. Both were top guys and shared so much knowledge, campfire stories and experiences with us all. This experience was everything we hoped it would be and so much more. Fantastic treks, comfy accommodation...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gabriellemh
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We had the most amazing three days on the wilderness trail and cannot recommend it highly enough. Steve and Abel were our guides and they were great fun and knowledgeable about everything to do with the wilderness and the bush. The camp was great, basic...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Madeline B
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

I went on this 3 days hike in the park and loved it. We were only 3 persons including myself, plus the two rangers. You actually only hike during 2 days, once in the morning and once in the evening each day since the heat...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank AWAYHOME
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Booking fot this unique slackpack trail is quite cumbersome. The booking happens almost a year in advance. Before the trail, you need a medical certificate of fitmess. You also need to take malaria prophylaxis. The group of max 8 meet at Letaba camp where the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Christien N
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

It was a really good trip where our guide told and sowed us a lot about the different animals in the park. We where also really close to many of the animals we saw.

Date of experience: August 2017
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