5 reasons to experience The Plett Trail for yourself 

Published: October 21st, 2015

The-Plett-Trail-5-reasonsIf you thought The Plett Trail was just about hiking, think again.

Here are our top 5 reasons to experience The Plett Trail for yourself…

  1. Ancient Wonders: walk through archaeological sites and caves dating back over 160 000 years and learn from experts about the cultures, tools and animals that roamed this grassland before the Ice Age.
  2. Historical Cultures: experience the culture and music of the Kranshoek Griquas – one of the largest Griqua populations in South Africa and home to the Griqua National Heritage Monument.
  3. Diverse Ecology & Birdlife: enjoy one of South Africa’s most unique soundscapes, home to 50% of South Africa’s endemics and just over 300 species of bird, including a number of sought after waders, migrants and pelagics.
  4. Boutique Wine Farms: complete your full sensory experience by tasting some of the 200 000 bottles of wine and bubbly produced yearly, by boutique wine farms in the area.      
  5. Luxury Traditional Lodges: enjoy a well-deserved rest at the end of the day at one of Plett’s finest lodges.

Find out more about The Plett Trail here