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Swartberg Mountain Tours

Caves Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Swartberg Delight

Had the most fantastic day on the Swarberg Pass tour with Roeland. His knowledge and enthusiasm on... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
annaC5584QK
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Sunbury, United Kingdom
To Hell and back (for more!)

We did the Swartberg Pass with Roeland last year and had such a good time, we booked him again... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
MissHolders
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Accrington, United Kingdom
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Caves Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Had the most fantastic day on the Swarberg Pass tour with Roeland. His knowledge and enthusiasm on such a wide range of subjects is amazing, I learned so much. Thanks for looking after us for the day and for the friendship you extend to us....More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We did the Swartberg Pass with Roeland last year and had such a good time, we booked him again (almost a year in advance!!) for his tour of 'Die Hel', also known as Gamkaskloof. He's such a genuinely nice guy; it was hugs all round...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Some people told us about Roeland when we arrived in Oudtshoorn, so we booked him for a half day the next day. We had a great time - he was informative, friendly helpful, considerate, and incredibly knowledgeable about any aspect of South African life that...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

First, the bad point (and it's more of an observation than criticism) - He's not the best at technology; I was worried he'd not replied to my emails to confirm our booking, so thought he may not turn up (especially as we'd booked several months...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

I made the mistake of driving through it too quickly - It is advisable to stop at all lookout points and walk around to take in the power of the mountains - panoramic views galore. At the summit may get windy or cold - but...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

I just spent a beautiful day in the Swartberg area with Roeland. We started with a visit to an ostrich farm (okay, but very touristy), followed by a visit to the Cango Caves (very impressive and worth visiting - even if (like myself) you are...More

Thank nathalieyes
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

I'm a bit late reviewing as travelled in February but what a fantastic tour and guide. Excellent day trip from start to finish. Roeland -tour guide has such a wealth of knowledge about the area, we drove up through the pass and cycled the downhill...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Firstly, I must mention our guide Alistair, who went above and beyond to give us the most amazing trip. With his knowledge of the Swartberg pass, it's formation, the flora & fauna, along with his generally open and friendly manner. We could not have wished...More

1  Thank superscorer0268
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Reviewed 14 October 2015

Just been to Swartberg Pass for the umpteenth time. I never get tired of going there. It is a 42 km drive from Cango Caves to just about 5 km before Prince Albert Town. The mountain scenery starts unfolding in front of you within about...More

Thank 42Gill
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

Roeland and his 4x4 Swartberg Pass tours are the highlight of any visit to Oudtshoorn and I can't recommend it strongly enough. A full day consists of 3 main things to see: First up and over Swartberg Pass where Roeland explains all sorts of fascinating...More

2  Thank FrancoiseArmour
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