The Free State is situated on the flat boundless plains in the heart of South Africa. Known locally as the "breadbasket" of South Africa, it is the agricultural city and most of its land is at 1000 m/3281 ft above sea level. It is the land of rugby, sunny skies and characterized by a continental climate, with warm to hot summers and cool to cold winters.
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Four Wheel Driving in Shingwedzi, Kruger National Park, Limpopo South Africa
The Shingwedzi Eco-Trail starts at Parfuri picnic site in Kruger National Park and allows you to cross into Mozambique and explore the vast untamed wonderland of the Great Limpopo Trans-frontier Park. The trail offers a challenging 4×4 adventure with river crossings and the opportunity to navigate onto rarely traveled tracks. It is a one way trail covering a distance of 250 km/155 mi long, lasting 100 hours and a strictly guided trail.
The terrain consists of mostly management and wilderness tracks and river crossings. This unforgettable adventure departs every Sunday morning at 08:30 and there is no room for lateness because of immigration procedures at the borders. You need to bring your own camping equipment and be self sufficient, however vehicles will be equipped with satellite phones and a professional guide is available throughout your venture.
Relevant activites based in South Africa
This 2-3 hour adventure is the most popular adventure activity where you can experience the best that Tsitsikamma offers! If you are keen to explore deeper into the Storms River Gorge, and experience the deep, long, quiet pools with ancient forests and deep caves then the kayak and lilo trip is for you!