The Swartberg Saunter is a 4-day all-inclusive slackpack through the remote grasslands of the foothill's of the Southern Drakensberg. The ever-changing scenery offers unique daily experiences on the trail. Traverse the highest vlei in South Africa, be captivated by the beauty of the Rooipoort waterfall and get a chance to spot some of the rare bird species that call the Ntsekeni Nature Reserve home. Warm hospitality, luxurious accommodation, as well as the unique experience of spending a night as it would have been in the 1880’s are what await you each day on the start and finish of your adventures. With secret cave paintings, a birding guide and insightful stories of the past, this slackpack offers a personal touch like no other.
Duration: 4 days, 4 nights
Recommended fitness level: Moderate-difficult
Average daily walking distances: 7-18km
Accommodation types: Upmarket country guesthouses and a community lodge
Price: From R6200 per person sharing inclusive of accommodation, dinner and breakfast at accommodation, lunch packs, luggage transfer and a community guide
Group size: Min. 4