Day 12: Pietermaritzberg
Friday 8thDecember 2017 (256km/160m)

POINTS OF INTEREST & ACTIVITIES/EXCURSIONS FOR THE DAY:

  • Underberg 
  • Sani Pass 
  • Lesotho 
  • Ixopo 
  • Richmond


The highlight of today is the ‘Sani Pass Excursion’.

After breakfast we are leaving for Underberg – by bike or by bus. In Underberg we will go onto 4x4 vehicles which will take us up the Sani Pass into Lesotho. We will have a short lunch and a cold beer at the ‘Highest Pub’ in Africa.

After a little experience and contactwith the people and culture of the Lesothen - we going back down to Underberg and back to the train.

Depending on the time the riders and/or the bus can take a different route back via Ixopo and Richmond which is about 50km/31m longer.

Accommodation: Rovos Rail - all inclusive