Sport & Adventure


Dragon Dune: The ultimate ride!

Rip down the sandy spine of Dragon Dune

Experience the biggest sandboarding dune in South Africa! This insane 300-metre dune, dubbed Dragon Dune, is a world famous long and fast ride with spectacular views.

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Take Flight in a Microlight

Cutting through the air like an eagle

“Today’s microlight aircraft are hi-tech, well engineered and beautifully built machines, making them safer, easier to fly and more comfortable than ever before!”

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This is No Race

Cycling the Mountains of Lesotho

The aim is to get everybody who crosses the starting line to cross the finish line, in one piece.


The World’s Greatest Traveller

A 23 year Road Trip

More than 200 countries visited in one car with, incredibly, no breakdowns. Gunther continues on one of the greatest expeditions of modern times...


The Ride of Your Life

The only way to tour a country is from the seat of a motorcycle

When on a bike you feel like ‘King of the Road’ while still being aware of your own human frailty all the time. Respect the two-wheel mode of transport and you will enjoy the ‘ride of your life’.


The Mama Africa of Abseils

The views, the challenges and the sense of achievement at the end are hard to beat

Table Mountain is one of the world’s highest commercial abseils. Abseil Africa has been operating there for the last 20 years. Guide and abseil enthusiast, Kevin Shehaan, regards it as an adrenaline fuelled adventure sport that anyone can do! He shares his expert knowledge and first hand experience…

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At Victoria Falls Bridge

The Big Air Experience!

Known as the Grand ol’ Dame, the Victoria Falls Bridge is 107 years old, suspended between 2 countries, and the only place in the world where you get to jump, slide or swing in “no-man’s land”.

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Top 5 Surf Spots

We help you find the perfect waves

With almost 3 000 kilometres of coastline, South Africa is a surfer’s paradise, offering some of the best waves in the world. onRoute rates the top five in the country...

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Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Paragliding

Sky’s the limit!

The only thing you really need to know is that paragliding is the best way to experience complete airborne euphoria. But, if you want to know more, read on…


Salomon Sky Run

The Toughest Trail Run in South Africa

Skyrunners are fit, brave adventurers and dedicated environmentalists leaving only their footprints, and cherishing the unique shared experience of the Salomon SkyRun.