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Address: Natal Drakensberg Park | Lesotho, Underberg, South Africa
Phone Number: +2786112182
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$265*
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Sani Pass and Lesotho Private Day Tour from Durban
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Sani Pass and Lesotho 4x4 Experience from Durban
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Sani Pass and Lesotho Full-Day Tour from Durban

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beautiful Sani pass

we travelled up this pass on a clear warm winters day in Juy, the views were incredible and the veld looked magnificent in all it's wintry glory. I would imagine it would just as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
52Shelley52
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we travelled up this pass on a clear warm winters day in Juy, the views were incredible and the veld looked magnificent in all it's wintry glory. I would imagine it would just as beautiful in the height of summer during the rainfall season. it's a great day trip. take a picnic and everything that you need as there are... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove up the Sani Pass in a rented 4-wheel drive and wow, was it steep and slippery. At times we thought we would fall off. The views were spectacular and as other reviewers have commented, there are plenty of places to pull off and take photos (or plunge over the cliff). We were there late in the afternoon and... More 

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Hillcrest, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely day outing again. The pass is a lot easier these days, as the road has been well maintained. The boarder posts are efficient.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have a 4X4 and in the Natal Midlands do drive up Sani Pass. This is one of the most famous passes in South Africa. You get breathtaking views and if you are lucky see snow or walk on the frozen waterfall at Ice Corner. Remember your passport as you have to visit Sani Top Restaurant and Pub at... More 

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Zululand, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were accompanying an adrenalin junkie who felt the need to cycle up the Sani pass so with passports in hand, we set off in our 4x4 vehicle. A high clearance, AWD off-road vehicle is mandatory if you are wanting to reach the top of the pass as some of the corners, drop-offs and obstacles need much more than your... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose the self drive option as we were two families both with 4X4 vehicles. There are, however, plenty of tour operators in the Underberg area who will drive you up. As you are only allowed to drive in 4X4 vehicles (for good reason) make use of them if it means you get to enjoy this experience. We set out... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sani pass has been rated one of the top off road experiences in the world and after taking a drive up there, I can see why. The drive is somewhat challenging at places but the views are worth it. You will need your passport to complete the drive to the top of the pass and make sure to carry water... More 

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Howick, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must do drive before they tar the entire route. It is achievable with any `soft road AWD vehicle with decent road clearance. The views are spectacular to say the least. Once you have reached the top & taken in all the beauty. Spend more time in traveling on many of there tarred road passes within close proximity... More 

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tar road is changing the excitement factor of driving the pass, but the views remain. A must do if you are in KZN.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

The Sani Pass is spectacular! Only 4WD and experienced drivers should attempt it. You canwalk partway- bring good shoes and layers of clothes as the weather can change quickly and drastically. Well worth the time to go!

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