One to seven day Green Flag accredited trails in the Gansbaai and Hermanus area

Experience our unforgettable slackpacking, running, cycling and backpacking trails in the No1 land-based whale watching spot in the world!

“This is a trail for leisure walkers as much as for serious hikers. One of the most impressive trails in the world”
Fiona McIntosh - International author of numerous books on hiking and editor of OUT THERE Magazine


Experience the beauty of Gansbaai on a 1-7 day hike without a heavy backpack - sleep in luxury!


Explore the Gansbaai and Hermanus area by foot the original backpacking way (catered or self-catering).

Running Trails

Three day running trail - customised to suit your needs. Visit lighthouses, shipwrecks and limestone caves.

Biking Trails

Three day mountain biking trail with optional guide. Pristine beaches and rocky cliffs with pounding waves

Enjoy unsurpassed coastal scenery on the Five Caves Backpacking Trail at De Kelders, Gansbaai

The Caves Trail

Spend a day exploring the caves at De Kelders in Gansbaai. Stay overnight for dinner at the local Pub & Grill and watch the sun set over the Walker Bay Whale Sanctuary.

The Gansbaai and Hermanus area boast a wealth of outdoor activities, shopping and sightseeing opportunities for an unforgettable holiday

Activities & Attractions

Gansbaai and surrounding areas boast a wealth of outdoor activities, including golfing, surfing, fishing, shark cage diving, as well as shopping and sightseeing opportunities.