Start: 25km outside of Harrismith at base camp
Finish: base camp
Duration: 2 days with a total of 27 km
Fitness: moderate, although the first day can feel strenuous
Our tip: the trail's markers ...
Smiley's Sunday buffet itself is worth the visit to Verkykerskop. Good old traditional boere food, cooked to perfection.
Enjoy handsome cuts of roasted meats with potatoes, rice and a wide selection of ...
If you are a fan of pub grub then you might want to plan a trip to Durban if you live in Jozi or vice versa if you live in Durbs. You don’t need more of a reason to stop halfway and drop in at The Hound and ...
Start: in and around Clarens
Finish: in and around Clarens
Duration: between 1 km and 4.5 km
Fitness: moderate to easy
Our tip: take the Mallen trail if you are in Clarens for only a day
Seven trails in ...
The Clarens Dinosaur Tours are great for anyone who would like to know more about the fascinating world of life before us.
South Africa has a great palaeontological history coupled with its fascinating and ...
Exciting grade 3 and 4 white water rafting all year round, 365 days a year! Not rain dependant. The Ash river just outside Clarens in the Eastern Freestate is fed by the Trans Caledon Transfer Tunnel, which ...
The Kloof Route is the second Koranna Getaway 4x4 Trail with a difficulty grading of 5 and a distance totalling 14km. Previously the route was used as an old cattle track when farmers took their livestock out ...
The Stallery is a fabulous spot for art-lovers that are spending some time in Rosendal. This is a small town in the eastern Free State and is acclaimed for its abundance of art and galleries, making it a ...
Are you in the mood for an adventurous weekend? Then get your friends and family together and get on the Lesoba hiking trail. This 11km trail requires an overnight stay as does the shorter and steeper 7km ...
Although majority farmlands, there are some interesting and fun hikes to participate in. The Langberg Hiking Trail is set on the Koefontein Farm in Vrede. You can do a one or two day hike as there are two ...
The cherry farm is made up of five farms and there are more than 15000 cherry trees planted. Currently we have 13 varieties of red cherries and 4 varieties of yellow cherries.
Take a tour of the Ionia ...
Start: base camp, Holhoek Farm between Bethelehem and Senekal
Finish: base camp
Duration: 2 days, 20 km
Our tip: the highlight is the examples of rock art, and the two Iron Age huts built ...
This is one trail that you need to book in advance, so forward planning is required. As a two day hike, the Angel’s Wing Trail in Clarens is popular and a great weekend break away from the city.
Leave your ...
Start: Langesnek hut, Moolmanshoek Nature Reserve, 45 km from Ficksburg
Finish: Langesnek hut
Duration: 22 km for 2-day option (33 km for 3-day option)
Fitness: moderate to difficult
Our tip: if you leave ...
Wild Rides Quad Biking offer quad biking experiences in the Maluti mountains, only 10 km from Clarens.
Quad Biking trips range in length from one-and-a-half to two hours depending on the participants' ...
Friends is a very popular gathering place for the locals which offers Glühwein and a big logfire for freezing winter evenings that Clarens in famous for.
Friends is well known for authentic home cooked ...
Stop off for a coffee at the Purple Onion Deli - reputed to have the best view in Clarens from their patio with coffee and atmosphere to match!
The Purple Onion Deli in the Windmill Centre offers a wide ...
A visit to the Basotho Cultural Village which nestles at the foot of huge sandstone mountains, will give you a deeper insight into the lifestyle of the South Sotho from the 16th century to the present.