Rising from the Eastern Cape and running along the Kwazulu-Natal's western border, the Drakensberg mountain range is the highest in South Africa standing at 3482 m/11424 ft in height. The mountains are capped by a layer of basalt of 1400 m/4593 ft thick and offers amazing flora and fauna.
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Ziplining in Storms River, Tsitsikamma, Western Cape South Africa
Flanked by the Indian Ocean in the south and the Tsitsikamma mountains in the north, the area offers amazing outdoor adventures.
Zip lining in Tsitsikamma is done over the thundering waterfalls of the Kruis River. The spot entails 8 individual slides overlapping the river above 3 waterfalls. The shortest glide is 131 ft/40 m while the longest is 692 ft/211 m with an approximate length of 328 ft/100 m. Safety is over the top as there are 2 straps attached to the pulley for the zip-liner’s safe passage to the cable and a braking system to control how fast you can go.
Open all year and under all weather conditions, the zip lining tours start from 8am at 30 minutes intervals with the last tour at 4pm.
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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!