ABOUT THE PLACE OF WATER TRIP
During the 3 night tour you wil cover a range of topographies and be awed by the variety of scenery and climate that you'll experience
25 - 28 June / 6 – 9 August 2022
Tariff is per 4x4 vehicle with 2 adults.
Place of Water 4x4 Tour
Drive the Orrie Baragwansdath Pass in Limpopo crossing the most Northern tip of the Drakensberg from West to East. The western section is still as it was built more than a 100 years ago. On this tour you will also discover scenery not accessible to the general public as there is more to Lekgalameetse as just the Orrie Baragwanath Pass.
You will drive in your own 4x4 vehicle and you must make provision for your own provisions, including tents and camping gear, sufficient supply of water, firewood and food.
The tour is aimed at true bush lovers and ones who enjoy the wilderness and is not designed as an obstacle course or endurance test.
- Accommodation (camping) for two adults
- Trail cost for one 4x4 vehicle with a maximum of four adults
- Conservation fees for two adults
- Hand-held radios
- Professional trail guide(s) (where applicable)
- Qualified 4x4 / overlanding adventure guide
- Fuel - distance from and to Pretoria and trails ± 1 285 km (trails ± 230 km)
- Toll fees
- Water, food and beverages
- Camping equipment
- Fire wood
- Cost of additional activities
Option 1: Pretoria to Lekgalameetse via Tzaneen (± 450 km) (on your own). We meet at the Lekgalameetse Main Entrance Gate at 14:00.
Option 2: Challenging option - Pretoria to Lekgalameetse (± 450 km). Take the Bela-Bela offramp on the N1 and follow the road towards Bela-Bela for 1.3 km. We meet at Toeka Se Dae at 08:00 and depart for Lekgalameetse at 08:30.
Day 2 – Explore the Northern section of the Lekgalameetse Nature Reserve. Visit Church Forest, waterfalls, highest point in the reserve, Pioneer graves, etc. (± 75 km).
Day 3 – Explore more of the Lekgalameetse Nature Reserve. (± 75 km).
Day 4 – Lekgalameetse to Pretoria (on your own) (± 450 km).
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
- Your vehicle
- Food and beverages
- Drinking water
- Camping equipment