Transkaroo Adventures offers the tourist a unique opportunity to experience the most breathtaking and surprising scenes in the Upper Karoo since 1993.
Transkaroo is situated about 750 km from Johannesburg and Cape Town – on the N10 route between Middelburg Eastern Cape and Hanover in the Northern Cape on the N10 route. It is placed under the Noupoort area.
Farm style accommodation is offered in restored farm houses that are all suited for self catering farm holidays or overnight stays. The two farm houses( fully equipped) and overnight huts (for hikers, 4 x 4 visitor etc ) can accommodate up to 14 guests per facility. Safe, undercover parking is available at Rietpoor and Wilgefontein (in big barns) . Farm style B&B at Bovlei for 3 people in a fully equipped flat. Braai facilities , tennis court and other farm activities available to you. Swimming pool, horse rides etc.
4×4 Trail enthusiasts and mountain bikers can enjoy trails of up to 65km on various terrains such as mountain trails, plane trails and valleys. Hikers can walk through mountains, valleys and platos, for as far as 42km. These routes include one day, two day and three day trails that are regularly used by hiking clubs from all around South Africa. As you enjoy your walk, you will find typical Karoo veld so enjoyed by nature lovers.
A wide variety of bird life, mammals and flora can be seen. On day one, you will see a breeding pair of African Black Eagles. Unique rock formations are also seen all around. Most popular times to hike : March, April , May, September and October. For the winter hiker - June and July.
Route maps and other information is made available to every tourist. Routes are clearly marked, enabling the hikers to walk or ride or drive to all points on the map by themselves.
4×4, hiking and mountain biking guests all get to see the different attraction on all the routes.
Get away from the rat race and come and relax with us. You will have the adventure of a lifetime!