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Sani Pass, Himeville

4.6
#2 of 21 in Nature in KwaZulu-Natal
Scenic Drive · Mountain
Sani Pass represents a serpentine gravel road climbing from 1,544 m (5,065 ft) to 2,876 m (9,435 ft). Go on a 4x4 tour to explore the pristine natural environment and take photographs of the rugged landscape. Most locals navigate the pass and carry goods on mules and horses, but the authorities may prohibit your journey if they deem your vehicle unsuitable for this demanding drive. Add Sani Pass to your Himeville travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Himeville route planning app.
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  • Amazing views all the way up Sani Pass! We didn't have a 4x4 so we booked Sani Pass Tours and were so glad, the driver was experienced and negotiated the corners and rocky ground expertly. The view...  more »
  • Through border easy with coved rapid testing done on site, the morning mist made the up trip calming slow and steady. Roads are very poor after the rainfalls and land slides but locals work daily on....  more »
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  • Its a must do pass in South Africa through to Lesotho. I am not sure they will be able to tar it, it’s been on the cards for 10 years plus now. If they do it will loose its appeal. As it is it’s stunning !
  • Quite possibly the most beautiful place in the world. The valley leading up to the pass is absolutely breathtaking. The road quality of the road up the pass varies greatly but its always worth it

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