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Pretty drive

The pass is one end of the Panorama Route. The rocky outcrops are coloured brightly by different... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2015
Scenic drive

A pleasant road through mountains with spectacular rock formations showing different colours... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2015
Garden Route, South Africa
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North of Blyde River Dam | off the Panorama Route, Ohrigstad, South Africa
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

The pass is one end of the Panorama Route. The rocky outcrops are coloured brightly by different mineral deposits- very pretty indeed.

Thank GitaChennai
Reviewed 13 September 2015

A pleasant road through mountains with spectacular rock formations showing different colours including an unusual yellow. The pass includes an old, short tunnel. Well worth the drive.

Thank MarinaPearson
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great views if you are not driving. Look out for speed traps at the village in the bottom before the Stridhom tunnel

1  Thank hammerkop2
Reviewed 10 March 2015

What a view! This is one of the most amazing views and changes in landscape I have ever had the pleasure to view! It absolutely takes your breath away!

Thank Zahraa M
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

It is always a great pleasure to drive this route en route to the Kruger park. The views on the overhanging mountains are incredible with photo opportunities everywhere. The road is in good condition.

1  Thank M P
Reviewed 8 July 2012

We recently drove through Abel Erasmus Pass after leaving Greater Kruger National Park near Hoedspruit as part of our drive along the famous Panorama Route. From the north, the mountains are quite scenic, offering nice panoramic views and multi-colored rock face mountainsides, showing off their...More

3  Thank BradJill
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