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“Spectacular” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Swartberg Pass

Swartberg Pass
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Half-Day Swartberg Pass Tour from Oudtshoorn
Ranked #1 of 30 things to do in Oudtshoorn
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Reigate, United Kingdom
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“Spectacular”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 16, 2014

We went up in cloud but even so the flora was amazing, Proteas that I didn't know existed gorgeous little sunbirds. Far better than kirstenbosch Gardens.
Going over the top we came out of cloud and the view was spectacular all the way down to Price Alfred.

Visited March 2014
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“Beautiful what a great drive with breathtaking scenery all around you.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2014

So worth a visit you drive through the pass with such fantastic scenery.
We took in the beautiful mountain pass and you felt like you were In a picture and a bubble of beauty.
We drove for a while and the streams, mountains took our breath away... We did not drive through the whole pass as the road is not easy unless you have a 4 x 4 and we had a regular hire car but you must go to encounter the beauty.
Some of the roads are quiet hairy in places with sheer drops but that makes the place, not a lot of vehicles around.
Great photo and stop / passing points. Totally recommend a drive here. :) :)

Visited March 2014
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“Stunning rock formations”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2014

Stunning rock formations but very rough road in places where the rain has washed away some of the surface.

Visited February 2014
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“Gorgeous Scenery!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 12, 2014

The views are breath taking both from the gravel road and then loop to the paved one. Take your camera!

An over night stay in a B & B in or near charming Prince Albert, with dinner at the Gallery Café is highly recommended!.

Visited March 2014
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Winchester, United Kingdom
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“Sensational and not as bad to drive as it may appear”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2014

OK if there are not too many cars around. Local 4 x 4 will "buzz" you to get pass. You need to take car in parts. Going up is easier than coming back down. Scenery is vast and it can be very windy. Worth a trip if you are keen on that sort of thing, if you are not and in any way a nervous driver, maybe don't bother. Can knock the hell out of your 2WD small hire car.
There's the water fall to see on the way down.
Enjoy if you do go.

Visited February 2014
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