Trip 1 - 4x4 Trip via Steytlerville to Patensie and on to Willowmore


This is a fully comprehensive tour that introduces visitors to the two main routes available in the Baviaanskloof.

Day 1:

  • Leave for Steytlerville and visit a few sights in and around Steytlerville
  • Travel pass Hadley, onto the Grootrivier and then pass under Cockscomb Mountain en-route to Patensie
  • Enjoy a 4x4 ride over the Grootrivierpoortpass in the Baviaanskloof. A road that is travelled very rarely in South Africa
  • Overnight at a safari lodge near Patensie
  • Basis – Dinner, Bed and Breakfast + lunch provided

Day 2:

  • Leave after breakfast and start on the gravel that links Patensie with Willowmore.
  • Enjoy The Baviaanskloof Adventure 4x4 road trip through the Baviaanskloof Mega Reserve
  • Picnic lunch will be provided
  • Enjoy local treats with a farmer in the area and hear the local stories/history
  • Spend the night in Willowmore or in a nearby farm lodge
  • Basis – Dinner, Bed and Breakfast + lunch provided

Optional extra days

  • Explore numerous kloofs on foot and swim in gloriously clean rivers and rock pools
  • All meals are provided
  • Enjoy a rustic experience by staying in a cave in the Baviaanskloof Area. (Facilities are simple which include a flushing toilet, a hot water shower and a front door.)
  • Enjoy numerous hiking trails in the area
  • Here you can easily stay for a few days and relax and explore the indigenous fauna and flora with a local guide