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AfriCanyon River Adventures

Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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AfriCanyon offers an incredibly unique experience on the Garden Route. Africanyon's professionally trained guides will take you into a world unknown, a hidden gem. You will abseil in and around waterfalls, zip-line, swim and enjoy optional jumps...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1 The Mill Centre, Animal Alley | Plettenberg Bay, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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+27 44 534 8055
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All reviews zip lining hour trip canyoning trip great adventure wet suits cliff jumping beautiful canyon a lot of fun never felt unsafe felt safe at all times safe hands fear of heights these guys four hours amazing scenery garden route amazing experience
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Having experienced this spectacular Adrenalin raiser, I pass on this excursion to all my guests who visit my guest house, they return for breakfast the following morning with glowing reports

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lotbev2014
AfricanyonRivers, Owner at AfriCanyon River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, thank you so much for your great review - we look forward to hosting all of your guests. rogan

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What an amazing experience! friendly guides black 1 (his preferred name!) and warren where brilliant they made us feel very safe and made sure we had a load of fun!!! if you want to push yourself to do something that you've never done before I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pwilliams_young
AfricanyonRivers, Owner at AfriCanyon River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your really great review. thnx Rogan

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience! Our guides were Warren and Nick, who were friendly, professional, and made me feel safe. Everything ran smoothly and couldn’t recommend it more!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cnest_aus
AfricanyonRivers, Owner at AfriCanyon River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi, Thank you so much fr your great review - we really appreciate it, Rogan

Reviewed 1 week ago

What an incredible adventure! We did the 4 hour canyoning trip and would highly recommend it to anyone with moderate fitness. It combines the adrenaline rush of abseiling, zip-lining and rock jumping with peaceful swims in fresh water streams and breathtaking scenery. The guides were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kristend632
AfricanyonRivers, Owner at AfriCanyon River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kristen, Thank you so much for your great review. We really appreciate it rogan

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Out of all the adventures in the Tsitsikamma region, this is definitely the most adrenaline pumping, heart thumping adventure. Tebzzz and Puna were our guides and they were brilliant - Funny and making jokes, but always putting safety FIRST. The adventure incorporates: ziplines, cliff jumping...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheUzzi
AfricanyonRivers, Owner at AfriCanyon River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi The Uzzi, thank you so much for your fantastic review - we are so glad you got into the spirit of Africanyon and had a great time. Rogan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for a group of 8 of us - including adults and teens and had an amazing time! We enjoyed every moment . It was a true adventure!! Would highly recommend especially for familys that enjoy a bit of an adrenaline rush.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gabriella S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time today with tour guides Luan and Darryn taking us safely through all the challenges and down the canyon. Lots of adventure, fun and laughter! A must for all the not so faint hearted!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WilnaDekker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a beautiful and fun adventure!! We had such a great time Kloofing with AfriCanyon in late December 2018. Darren and Warren were excellent guides. They were very focused on our safety and making sure that we had fun and learned about the canyon, including...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can really say this was a great days adventure for the whole family, and the guides were very helpful and took care of the kids

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly we have to thank our guides Steph(Maui) and Warren for being so so so awesome (And patient with me) Being petrified of heights, I thought the abseil would have been the end of me, but our guides cool calmness helped me through the scariest...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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We recently did this adventure and noted the extensive disclaimer. Including a disclaimer of Africanyon for all negligence, We asked Rogan for further information and also asked if they had had any client injuries or incidents. He recalled two. A shoulder displacement and one other related to an ankle. He further added that safety was paramount. I am incredibly disappointed upon further investigation to see the following article. ‘A BELGIAN tourist drowned after being swept down a river during a kloofing expedition outside Plettenberg Bay ...” “The body was handed over to the police and their forensic pathology team and an inquest docket has been opened.” The remaining five men were not injured. They were part of a group who had gone on the expedition with local adventure company Africanyon. Founder of Africanyon Rogan Hindmarch said yesterday they were investigating the incident and would be releasing more information by today.” Whilst my family has a lovely time, I do feel mislead as our questions relating to safety and previous incidents where pretty specific.
January 11, 2018|
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Response from AfricanyonRivers | Property representative |
Dear Cathy, The question that was posed by your husband was "had we ever had any injuries or incidents whilst abseiling or zip-lining?" I remember the question specifically as i knew I was talking to an attorney and I... More
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Response from AfricanyonRivers | Property representative |
Hi - Yes swimming skills are not essential. everybody has a life jacket so you float down the river and your guides will certainly assist you.
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28th proceed to Tsitsikama spend afternoon and next day 29th. Early 30th leave for Addo for rest of your open days. Fly from PE to US departure airport on 2nd if possible otherwise late on 1st, all subject to availability. Better book soon else you may struggle with good accommodation