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Wonderful experience!

This delightful trip started off with a fantastic 'potjiekos' meal (wine, juice, coffee, tea... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Pat B
Saldanha, Western Cape, South Africa
The Best Tractor ride ever

This was the best experience, especially in the cold weather, loved every minute of it. Dont forget... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Protea Farm | Koo Valley, Route 318, Montagu, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This delightful trip started off with a fantastic 'potjiekos' meal (wine, juice, coffee, tea included). Shortly after that Pierre took us on a tractor trip 1500 metres up the mountain to a hikers hut where we were spoilt with Muscadel sweet wine and dried fruit...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the best experience, especially in the cold weather, loved every minute of it. Dont forget to dress warmly if going in winter. The lovely sweet wine and dried fruit was welcoming when the tractor made a stop at the top of the mountain,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the third time we have done this trip up the mountain - strangely The first part all seemed new to me! But the magnificent views and the thrill of the ride were still there as I remembered them. It can get very cold...More

Thank Barrie T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We recently went up the mountain with friends and our 2 children. It was a brilliant experience with spectacular views. Even though the weather was clear, it was extremely cold the further we went up and I would suggest taking the warmest clothing and as...More

Thank Simone W
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Heard about this tractor trip a year ago, booked it before we drove to Montagu to stay for two nights. The trip runs on Wednesday a.m. and also p.m. They also do lunch, a Potjie but we declined. The trip was full, a large tractor...More

Thank Selbourne
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

What a magical spot. You do not feel like you're in South Africa when staying over at this piece of heaven. So tranquil and beautiful. Words can't explain so breathtakingly stunning it is. The tractor ride was a fun, adventurous bonus I will stay over...More

Thank nicolenedaniels21
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Sadly the devastating veld fires destroyed all the proteas and it will take at least 7 years before they regenerate. The tractor ride is fun and the views are truly magnificent. I recommend the potjie lunch. Generous wholesome food. The best vetkoek ever.

Thank ecsonza
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was our second attempt as the first one, last year, had to be cancelled because of the rain so we were really looking forward to the ride. Wonderful views from the top and a lovely day!

Thank MavisNev
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We didn't go on the tractor ride but managed to catch up with the group for lunch. And what a treat that was!! Absolutely delicious and so well prepared. Scenery absolutely beautiful!! Even the chilly wind was hardly a problem with a lekker kopppie moerkoffie...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 2 April 2018

A trip for the whole family, beautiful and mesmerizing views of the Matroos Mountains and the Langeberg. The Koo valley has great bird life, trees, Proteas, water features and the Breede river. After the tractor trip have a potjiekos Lunch,it is a great meal you...More

Thank Tony M
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18 February 2017|
Response from Zak B | Reviewed this property |
Website says only Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am and 130rand for adults - worth phoning though to double check!
16 January 2017|
Response from Zak B | Reviewed this property |
From what we were told its only on Wednesdays and Saturdays however specific times I am unsure about!