Hottentots Holland Overnight Hike


The Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve is situated only 83km from Cape Town in the Overberg region and declared South Africa’s 6th World Heritage Site in 2004. The 70 000-hectare reserve boasts with rocky mountains, pine plantations, swimming holes, over 110 species of birdlife and a significant number of endemic Fynbos vegetations, the natural flora occurring in the Cape Floral Region.

The overnight hut, 12km from the start within the reserves boundaries provides bunk beds, mattresses, wood and water and of course stunning, rugged and achingly beautiful views of the Hottentots Holland Mountains.

Need to know!


  • Daily departures


  • Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve, Overberg Region
  • 2 Days/ 1 Night

    Moderate level of fitness required

    Day 1

  • 12km hike

  • Overnight in mountain hut

  • Dinner

    Day 2

  • Breakfast

  • 7km jeep track hike
  • Park fees

  • Overnight basic mountain hut accommodation

  • Dinner (South African braai), breakfast

  • 500ml Bottled water & snack bar

  • Registered qualified hiking guide

  • Sleeping bags, cutlery & crockery
  • Transfers, can be arranged on request

  • Snacks & refreshments

  • Personal, Medical or Rescue Insurance

  • Gratuities

    Optional Extra

  • Elgin Zipline at R895 per adventurer

  • Riviersonderend Kloofing at R650 per adventurer (November to April)

  • Minimum two (2) at R2300 per adventurer

  • Single supplement available on request

  • Discount for Groups


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