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We were travelling to Sabie and crossed the Long Tom Pass en route. The views and surrounds are... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
Robert L
Cape Town, South Africa
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3 years after our first visit to South-Afrika we passed again through Long Tom Pass and again we... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2017
Leopoldsburg, Belgium
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Regional Road R37, Lydenburg, South Africa
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Pass named after the cannon on the hill. stop and take a stretch of the legs pop a few photos for later then carry on.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

The Long Tom Pass has beautiful views on both the east and west sides. On the eastern side you have the forests and on the western side you have the cliffs and rock formations. The history of this pass from the voortrekkers who sought a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Klaus G
Reviewed February 3, 2018

We were travelling to Sabie and crossed the Long Tom Pass en route. The views and surrounds are nothing but spectacular. It's a pass that one must definately undertake if you are lucky enough to tour Mpumalanga.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Robert L
Reviewed November 30, 2017

3 years after our first visit to South-Afrika we passed again through Long Tom Pass and again we were stunned by the views and landscapes. We even recognised the place we had a pick-nick then. When you are around in the area it is really...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank on4ajt
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

You see fantastic scenery as your driving through this part of Africa at eye level, you don't appreciate how vast it is though until you see if from above. Long Tom pass gave us fantastic views, truly amazing. We went through lots of mist in...More

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank GillHenlow
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

Scarry if it is misty but worth driving the pass. Once you are down the pass it is all flat towards lydenburg. Do drive safely.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Lynn0416
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Clear skies and beautiful views! great photo opportunities. Historical stops on the way just look out for signs.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank DDR1234
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

On a clear sunny day this pass is spectacular and with stunning views.Avoid at night and times of fog or misty conditions

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Flitz8
Reviewed July 23, 2017

Drivings the Long tom Pass is a must see. The mountains and distant viewing. Nice spots to take pictures.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Kobus P
Reviewed July 17, 2017

The road was in good condition and not to busy views are great but not sufficient place to pull off to enjoy

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank ErrolAntonyB
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