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Protea Farm Tractor Trips

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Great eats after a thrilling ride

We went on the tractor trip up the mountain which I have already reviewed. Then came a dining... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Barrie T
Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
Fantastic "tractor ride"

This was the second time we have experienced this "tractor ride adventure" up a mountain, and was... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Newport, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Koo Valley, Montagu 6720, South Africa
+27 83 653 8565
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

We went on the tractor trip up the mountain which I have already reviewed. Then came a dining delight - Best South African potjiekos. Prepared by locals who really know what they are doing. Breads are fantastic - coffee is poured from steaming hot black...More

Thank Barrie T
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Now look, let's get straight down to it. Yes, potjies are often (most times) a carnivorous orgy. I am not a vegetarian, or a vegan or even a pescatarian but the rest of our party celebrating a 50th at Protea Farm were. R150 for the...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This was the second time we have experienced this "tractor ride adventure" up a mountain, and was as stunning the second time around. It is a great day out and a different way to really appreciate the mountains / valley views. The farm is at...More

1  Thank Bryster_T
Reviewed 1 March 2018

A reallly different way to get to the top of the mountain! A superb journey by tractor and trailer to reach a height of 1500m. We travelled through protea fields sadly devastated by fire but with new growth coming up through the fynbos now. A...More

1  Thank Maddy B
Reviewed 13 February 2018

An amazing place with stunning views, great accommodation, friendly top class service, incredible breathtaking tractor trips and the most delicious potjiekos meals.

Thank Jacov432
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

A must do when you are in Montagu. The fresh mountain air and spectacular views are worth it. Irene's potjiekos is divine. Jaco and team, keep it up.

Thank Leeudolfyn
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

...and what a journey up an over the mountain....breathtaking views, thrills up and down...lovely people and a lovely Potjiekos at the end. An enjoyable experience I would recommend any and all(excluding persons with a fear of heights) to have, but be warned, dress warmly.

1  Thank Gerhard B
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Absolutely breathtaking views across the Koo Valley from the amazing two hour long tractor trip up and down the mountain! There was a freezing breeze that seemed to cut through all layers of clothing, but nonetheless, the trip was fantastic. The tractor takes you all...More

1  Thank Kathleen N
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We went in May. They had a terrible fire in March, so most of the vegetation was burned down, but it was still lovely. We sat right infront. This is the best spot next to the dog and driver. There is many stops along the...More

Thank Antoinette L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

For two times I did the tractortrip and both times it was a nice experience. There are good guides and you will see a beautiful overview of Montagu. Drinks and snacks are included and it's really value for money because it's only R130 for 2,5...More

Thank Marjolein Z
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Dennis A B G
27 March 2018|
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The tractor rides are on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Cost of the Tractor Ride is 130 Rand. each.