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Protea Farm Tractor Trips

Koo Valley, Montagu 6720, South Africa
+27 83 653 8565
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SEPARATING THE CARNIVORES FROM THE VEGETARIANS....QUICKLY!

Now look, let's get straight down to it. Yes, potjies are often (most times) a carnivorous orgy... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2018
IngridRenee
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Cape Town, South Africa
Fantastic "tractor ride"

This was the second time we have experienced this "tractor ride adventure" up a mountain, and was... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
Bryster_T
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Newport, United Kingdom
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“lovely lunch” (2 reviews)
“juice” (3 reviews)
“tractor trip” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Koo Valley, Montagu 6720, South Africa
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+27 83 653 8565
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

Now look, let's get straight down to it. Yes, potjies are often (most times) a carnivorous orgy. I am not a vegetarian, or a vegan or even a pescatarian but the rest of our party celebrating a 50th at Protea Farm were. R150 for the...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

This was the second time we have experienced this "tractor ride adventure" up a mountain, and was as stunning the second time around. It is a great day out and a different way to really appreciate the mountains / valley views. The farm is at...More

1  Thank Bryster_T
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

A reallly different way to get to the top of the mountain! A superb journey by tractor and trailer to reach a height of 1500m. We travelled through protea fields sadly devastated by fire but with new growth coming up through the fynbos now. A...More

1  Thank Maddy B
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

An amazing place with stunning views, great accommodation, friendly top class service, incredible breathtaking tractor trips and the most delicious potjiekos meals.

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

A must do when you are in Montagu. The fresh mountain air and spectacular views are worth it. Irene's potjiekos is divine. Jaco and team, keep it up.

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Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

...and what a journey up an over the mountain....breathtaking views, thrills up and down...lovely people and a lovely Potjiekos at the end. An enjoyable experience I would recommend any and all(excluding persons with a fear of heights) to have, but be warned, dress warmly.

1  Thank Gerhard B
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Reviewed October 17, 2017

Absolutely breathtaking views across the Koo Valley from the amazing two hour long tractor trip up and down the mountain! There was a freezing breeze that seemed to cut through all layers of clothing, but nonetheless, the trip was fantastic. The tractor takes you all...More

1  Thank Kathleen N
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Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

We went in May. They had a terrible fire in March, so most of the vegetation was burned down, but it was still lovely. We sat right infront. This is the best spot next to the dog and driver. There is many stops along the...More

Thank Antoinette L
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Reviewed April 10, 2017

For two times I did the tractortrip and both times it was a nice experience. There are good guides and you will see a beautiful overview of Montagu. Drinks and snacks are included and it's really value for money because it's only R130 for 2,5...More

Thank Marjolein Z
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Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

This is a must when you are in the area. The tractor ride and lunch operate on a Wednesday and Saturday. You must book in advance as it is very popularity. Our British family loved the trek up the mountain, the flowers and spectacular scenery....More

Thank Leagh M
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Dennis A B G
March 26, 2018|
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Response from Bryster_T | Reviewed this property |
The tractor rides are on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Cost of the Tractor Ride is 130 Rand. each.
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