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GoVertical Mountaineering & Trekking

9 reviews
#27 of 55 Tours in Knysna
About GoVertical Mountaineering & Trekking
Trekking and guided hiking in South Africa - We offer guided hikes and treks in the Drakensberg, Garden Route and Cape Town. Climb Table Mountain or hike in the Cederberg. Trek the Northern Drakensberg Traverse, climb Mafadi South africa's highest Peak or hike the famous Garden Routes Otter Trail. All our tours, from fun filled day trails through to multi day expeditions are run by qualified and experienced guides registered with Department of Tourism in South Africa. Our guides are passionate about our natural heritage and love to share their knowledge and and passion for South Africa.
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Knysna, South Africa
Tours and Tickets by GoVertical Mountaineering & Trekking
Tours from GoVertical Mountaineering & Trekking tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
Guided Knysna Forest Elephant Hike
US$90.00 per adult
Guided Robberg Peninsula Hike
US$90.00 per adult
2 Day - Harkerville Coastal Explore Trail
US$350.00 per adult
Tsitsikamma Mountain Explore - 3 days hiking
US$675.00 per adult
14 days trekking, Drakensberg Grand Traverse, South Africa
US$2,900.00 per adult
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Really enjoyed a day with Garth walking the Robberg peninsular. He pointed out lots of points of interest that we would have missed and guided us safely around stunning scenery. We are both experienced walkers and had to do a bit of scrambling which I...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Judith H
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We're a middle-aged fit couple who were delighted by both the beauty and variety of the Tsitsikamma Trail which starts on a magnificent Indian Ocean beach and extends over five days into the mountain area overlooking the ocean, through a beautiful unique landscape of "fynbos"...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank hikingenthusiast2016
Reviewed 23 April 2016

We were fortunate to hike the beautiful Tsitsikamma Trail with Garth at the beginning of South African autumn. The hike itself is beautiful, with so much to see, learn and enjoy. We're experienced older hikers, and Garth was among the best guides we've worked with....More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank travelandtrek
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

I set out to hike the Tsitsikamma Trail with Garth but, after the second day we were evacuated from the Trail due to a bushfire not too far away and, unpredictable regarding where it would go in the next days. We were driven to the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Sybille2901
Reviewed 10 December 2014

We booked GoVertical months prior to our fantastic South African adventure for a 6 day traverse of the Drakensbergs. We had extra days following (a great day hike to local pictographs was arranged!) and required shuttles to and from Durban and Lee-Anne coordinated all of...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank 421donnah
Reviewed 3 January 2014

We booked our two day adventure from Australia and found the correspondence and booking process smooth and informative. First day was a hike in the Outeniqua Mountains followed by a lovely stay at Candlewood lodge (booked by GV and included). Second day was a beach...More

Date of experience: December 2013
1  Thank StacaRaca
Reviewed 14 January 2013

I booked two spaces to go Kloofing in December and was very disappointed in the service received. We planned our holiday from the UK to South Africa at the start of 2012 and I have always wanted to go Kloofing (cannoning) so decided to plan...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank KateMaclean
gotrekking, Owner at GoVertical Mountaineering & Trekking, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2013

Kloofing is one of our most popular adventures, climbing, clambering, bum slides, swimming, it's an awesome way to spend your day, this December we had stunning weather and our adventures were packed full throughout the season. It's a great pity that Kate didn't manage to...More

Reviewed 12 January 2012

This was the highlight of our 4 day stay in Knysna, it was a superb way to escape the holiday frenzy in the town of Knysna itself during December. We did Go Vertical's Full Day Knysna Adventure Trail which is a combination of Canoeing and...More

Date of experience: December 2011
2  Thank Gina G
Reviewed 12 January 2012

This is a very professional company who run exciting and safe excursions that are great for the whole family. As a family with one young child and two teenagers we were all catered for exceptionally well. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and pointed out many...More

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank Lee007_12
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