Activities

Golf Courses

Mpumalanga is best known for its dramatic eastern escarpment and the Big Five areas in, and around, the Kruger National Park. These fine attractions, combine well with excellent golf courses, to make the area an unforgettable golfing destination.

Zipline

Why would anybody strap themselves onto a high speed pulley running on a 450m long cable, descending a mountain at a gradient of 45 degrees, reaching a speed of up to 100km/h, wind screaming in your ears, trees flashing past you - and you find yourself suspended in mid air screaming on top of your voice? Because it's fast, it's fun, it's safe and it is what life is all about!

Duration : Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : Any age providing they can fit into the harness

Tubing

HAZYVIEW - A spectacular waterfall marks the start of your white water tubing adventure in the upper Sabie River in an area accessible to only a few. Duration approx. 3 hours. Rates include tubes, life jackets, helmets, trained River Guides and light refreshments. No children under 14.
Duration : Approx. 3 hours. Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : No children under 14

River Rafting - Sabie River

Fun for the whole family! Start at 9h00 in the morning, raft the Sabie River near Hazyview. Bumsliding and swimming in the river. Juice provided. Return at 12h00. All safety equipment including helmets and lifejackets are supplied. Min age 10yrs.

Duration :  2 - 3 hours. Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : Minimum age: 10 years.

Quad Bike Trails – Hazyview

Explore our beautiful area on a 4-wheeler! There are a number of quad trails available which are suitable for novice and experienced riders. The quads are 250cc semi-automatic and reasonably easy to drive. For the sake of safety it is recommended that drivers are at least 16 years old, and children of 6 years and older can be taken as passengers by their parents.
Duration : Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : For the sake of safety it is recommended that drivers are at least 16 years old

Paintball

We will supply the paintball “guns”, paintballs and protective eyewear (according to paintball regulations), as well as protective clothing for the players. While there are many different types of games, all involve strategy, stealth and quick thinking.
Duration :  Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : Minimum age: 12 years

Mountain Biking

Endless downhill's, gruelling climbs, fast rollers and technical problems that rattle your teeth, these are all the ingredients found in real mountain biking!
Sabie River Valley is a World class Mountain Bike  destination with guided trails that are smooth and technical,  but also very scenic and characterized by river crossings, single tracks and breathtaking views, the essence of Mountain Biking at its best. Beginners and experienced riders are welcome.

Duration : 1½ hours. Bike Hire available at trails.
Min Age : All Ages - Enquire at On-Site Agent.

Hot Air Ballooning

Contact On Site Agent for information for Hot Air Ballooning in Hoedspruit

 

Horse Trails

Ride with us through the Sabie River Valley near Hazyview, along scenic trails through orchards and the riverine bush! Our horses are well trained and suitable for absolute beginners, as well as experienced riders! 1hr, 2hrs and half day trails available

Duration : 1hr, 2hrs and half day trails available
Min Age : All Ages - Enquire at On-Site Agent.

Elephant Whispers

Situated across the Sabie River from Hippo Hollow, Elephant Whispers allows you to experience the thrill of being close to these magnificent creatures. Witness their intelligence, their compassionate nature and sheer delight of interacting with humans. The interaction programme offers you the opportunity to touch the elephants, exchange trunk greetings and offer them tasty treats.

Enjoy a different perspective while embarking on a journey which was once a privilege reserved only for kings!

Early Morning Wake Up, Interaction and Elephant Back Ride
Elephant Interaction
Interaction with short ride and lunch
Sunset Interaction, ride and sundowners
Ultimate Elephant Experience

Duration : Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : Minimum age for riding: 8 years.

Elephant Sanctuary

Situated in the Illanga Game Reserve, the Elephant Sanctuary is home to elephants rescued. As well as orphaned elephants. Guests have a choice of the Early Morning Brushdown, the Elephant Interaction and Walk and the Interactive Elephant Back Tour which includes the walk and a 30-minute ride in the reserve.

Feed the elephants, touch them, walk hand-in-trunk with them and experience the special relationship the handlers have with their “babies”! The Elephant Sanctuary is committed to elephant conservation.

Early Morning Brush down
Trunk-In-Hand programme
Trunk-In-Hand and 30min ride
Sundowner Elephant Experience

Duration : Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : Minimum age for riding: 8 years.

Climbing Wall

The 16m climbing wall has 3 levels of difficulty to cater for,  from your very first time, to experienced climbers.  Qualified guides and quality equipment makes climbing safe.
Climbing is a sport using strength tempered by technique; it is a balance between anxiety and determination finding pathways through the impossible. It is a playground that prepares you mentally for life. Stability,  balance and leg strength are the key factors, not upper-body strength so it is perfect for all ages and sexes, from expert climbers to keen kids.

Duration : Enquire at On-Site Agent.
Min Age : All Ages

Aerial Cable Trail

The Tree-Top Challenge is an elevated obstacle course or high ropes course, made up of interconnecting poles and trees that support various obstacles or elements between them. All these interconnecting poles and trees form a giant “jungle gym” suitable for both young and old (adult) kids. Ideal family adventure.

The course is the first of its kind in South Africa and is built to European Rope Course Standards, and has the latest continuous belay safety system imported from Switzerland. The course itself is made up of 18 challenging elements and is suitable for people of all ages who are up for the challenge from 1.3 m tall with a maximum weight restriction of 120kg.

The duration of the activity is around one and a half hours, bottled water is provided. We can accommodate individuals to large groups by arrangement and it is ideal for school groups or as a corporate team building activity. Scheduled departures daily, advanced booking is recommended.

Duration : Approximately 1½ hours.
Min Age : Minimum age: 3 years. Enquire at On-Site Agent.

Abseiling

HAZYVIEW – The abseil takes place from a 27-metre high granite outcrop that offers spectacular views across the Sabie River, the Kruger National Park and the Lowveld! This makes “going over the edge” a breathtaking experience. An activity for the thrill seeker! Duration: 3-4 hour. For more information - Enquire at On-Site Agent.