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Swellendam Hiking Trail

Swellendam Hiking Trail
The Swellendam Hiking Trail is situated in Swellendam in the Western Cape, South Africa. The trail takes 5 to 6 days to complete but there are a few options for those who want to enjoy a shorter trail. This is not a trail for anyone. It is a unique hike with day one starting off with 15km trail. The hike starts at the Glenstream Hut and ascends into the mountains. The next few days are strenuous but a hikers dream. Scenic views as well as the fynbos are indescribable, so be sure to take your camera. Each day is a new adventure. There are refreshing pools where you can relax after a strenuous day and get some fresh water. It is advisable to take at least 2lt of water with you as well as warm and waterproof clothing, the weather can change within minutes.
The trail is unique and if hiking is a love of yours, this should be on the top of your list of things to do while visiting the Western Cape.
For more information please contact:
Enquiries: Tel: +27-28-5141410
Or email: bookings@capenature.co.za

Directions
From the Cape Town side of Swellendams main road, turn left up Andrew Whyte Street to the golf course. Look for the signboards leading to the reserve office, about 1km from the golf course.

Nearby Listings

Sleeps: 32 in 4 units/rooms

Asher Riverside Cottage

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Bonnievale

18.9km South West of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Asher Riverside Cottage offers self catering accommodation on the banks of the Breede River near Bonnievale on the Breede River Valley and Winelands region in the Western Cape. Asher Riverside Cottages (sleeps 8 x4 = 32 max) offers the perfect location fo

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Sleeps: 8
From R 250,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Boesmansdrift Farmhouse

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Bonnievale

29.6km West of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Boesmansdrift Farmhouse provides self catering accommodation (sleeps 8) in Bonnievale in the Breede River Valley and Cape Winelands region. Boesmansdrift, where you can experience your dreams of a country life, and the friendliness of the Bonnievale commu

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Montagu Ronda-View

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Montagu

35.3km West of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Experience rondawel living with all the mod-cons, reed ceilings throughout and surrounded by the famous Montagu mountain ranges.

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Sleeps: 30 in 5 units/rooms
From R 400,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Tides River Lodge

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Malgas

38.2km South East of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Tides River Lodge (sleeps up to 27) offers multiple self catering accommodation options in Malgas, on the banks of the Breede River in the Overberg and Whale Coast region in the Western Cape. A short two and a half hour trip from Cape Town and only half

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Sleeps: 18 in 9 units/rooms
From R 750,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Excelsior Manor Guesthouse

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Robertson

41.6km West of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Excelsior Manor Guesthouse offers bed and breakfast accommodation in Robertson in The Breede River Valley and Winelands region of the Western Cape. Grandeur, spaciousness, comfort and serenity - the attributes of a palace, however large or humble the size

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Sleeps: 8
From R 1 500,00
Per unit, per night.

Breede Riverine Chalet

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Malgas

42.4km South East of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Breede Riverine Chalet (sleeps 8) offers self catering accommodation on the banks of the Breede River in Malgas in the Overberg and Whale Coast region of the Western Cape. This self catering cottage lies within a tranquil little village of Malgas on the b

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Waterkloof Guest House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Witsand

43.7km South East of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Waterkloof Guest House offers bed and breakfast on a working ostrich farm near Witsand in the Garden Route. Our free range ostrich farm, home to over 2000 ostriches, is situated in the scenic vastness of the Southern Cape, near Swellendam and Heidelberg.

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Sleeps: 46 in 8 units/rooms
From R 310,00
Per person, per night sharing.

Pat Busch Mountain Reserve

Self Catering House, Cottage, Chalet Accommodation in Robertson

45.5km West of center of Swellendam Hiking Trail

Pat Busch Nature Reserve offers a selection of self catering accommodation (sleeps up to 46) in the Breede River Valley near Robertson in the Breede River Valley and Winelands region. Surrounded by high mountains at the end of a country road, we offer a v

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