Without doubt, Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, boasting striking mountains, a long stretch of the Atlantic Ocean coastline and an intriguing working harbour. Located at the shores of Table Bay in the Western Cape province of South Africa, it enjoys an ocean Mediterranean climate with mild moderately wet winters and dry warm summers.
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Four Wheel Driving in Witsand Nature Reserve, Green Kalahari, Northern Cape South Africa
The Kalahari Mountain View trail is located at 20 km/12.4 mi away from Witsand Nature Reserve and at 50 km/31 mi from Groblershoop. It is not a property of the reserve but this is where the reserve has permission to conduct their 4×4 adventures, thanks to the owners of the private farm.
The terrain around Green is suitable for 4×4 adventure. The Kalahari Mountain View route is a self drive and a terrain consisting of sand, dunes, gravel roads and rocks.
Distance to be covered is 40 km/25 mi long, lasting a total of 5 hours. Graded 2-3, the trail includes obstacles like the amazing red Kalahari dunes with different gradients. Short and long tackles are available with an additional 4 km/2.8 mi of mountainous terrain, which lasts two hours to cover.
The spot also accommodates the soft roader as the difficult routes can be bypassed. The permit, GPS points and maps are normally provided before embarking on this awesome adventure.
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!