• White water rafting nearby

    White water rafting nearby

  • Abseiling nearby

    Abseiling nearby

  • Hot air balloon nearby

    Hot air balloon nearby

  • Katse dam

    Day trip to Katse dam

To do

The Eastern Free state area near Affi lande boetiek guest farm is rich in culture,history,activities,scenery and much more.
Zipline,abseiling,4x4,visit to a Medieval castle on top of a mountain,swimming,hiking,historical places,dinousaurus footprint trail, are just some of the few things to do in a radius of 15 km from us

Activities on Affi lande 

  • Hiking trails on the farm (easy walks 8km)
  • Hike to the breathtaking water tunnels from our farm (5km away) and go down the chain ladder to Meiringskloof hiking trails in the breathtaking gorge
  • Hike or drive to the historical Rebel memorial plaque at the back of our farm, where 2 rebels got shot in 1914. See the overhang where they hide.
  • Swim in the dam or tube down the river (5km away)
  • Mountain bike trail on the farm
  • Spa treatments can be arranged on request
  • Bird watching. A Secretary bird pair is home to Affi lande
  • Mountain climbing
  • Picnic on top of the mountain can be arranged on request
  • Spend me- time in the open air chapel on top of the mountain
  • Enjoy sundowners on top of the mountain and experience memorable sunsets or sunrises

Zipline

  • Guests must stay at Affi lande boetiek guest farm to make use of this facility
  • 1 km line with 4 stations
  • Breathtaking scenery over the mountains and valleys
  • R500 pp (must be a group of 5 or more)
  • On the farm Uithoek (8km away)
  • Contact JL 079 525 040

Abseiling

  • Guests must stay at Affi lande boetiek guest farm to make use of this facility
  • Must be a group of 5 or more
  • On the farm Uithoek (8km away)
  • Contact JL 079 525 0401

Swimming

  • Guests must stay at Affi lande boetiek guest farm to make use of this facility
  • Day visitors R30 pp
  • On the farm Uithoek (8km away)
  • Contact JL 079 525 0401

4x4

  • Guests must stay at Affi lande boetiek guest farm to make use of this facility
  • On the farm Uithoek (8km away
  • Own vehicle
  • 3 out of 5
  • Scenic mountains
  • Contact JL 079 525 0401
  • Die Plaaswerf 12km away for 4x4 Contact David 082 820 0403

Destiny castle day visits

  • Imagine a real medieval castle on top of a mountain with unsurpassed views over Lesotho and the Witteberge mountain range
  • Chapel with a painted ceiling
  • Contact person Michael Dryer 072 289 2827 for a viewing visit of the castle
  • On the way to Caledon's border post. Turn right at Pumula sign
  • 16km away

Dinosaur Footprint trail

  • See real dinosaur footprints 
  • On Mafube farm 12km away
  • Contact Hillary 084 668 4499 On R711 towards Clarens

Wine cellar and wine tasting

  • Rose house - The Rosehip restaurant and winery
  • See vineyards in the Free State, taste their wines and enjoy lunch at the Rosehip restaurant
  • Contact Trish 072 142 3183. Bookings essential
  • On Clarens road, just 8km outside Fouriesburg.

Hiking trails

  • Hiking trail in Meiringskloof (beautiful scenic and treed) 
  • Can hike to Affi lande from Meiringskloof via the chain ladder
  • 8km away

Cheetau lion and cheetah farm and restaurant

  • Interact with the cubs and enjoy lunch
  • Contact 082 044 166 .22km away on R26 towards Bethlehem

Clarens extreme adventure in Clarens 

  • Putt putt, short zip line, quad bikes, white water rafting 
  • Contact 082 563 6242
  • 35 km away

Clarens beer brewery

  • Local craft beer and restaurant in Clarens on the square 
  • Beer tasting 
  • Contact 058 256 1193
  • 35 km away

 AfriSki in Lesotho

  • Open throughout the year
  • Contact 087 230 8408
  • 80 km away in Lesotho (Passport needed)

 Lesotho - Maliba lodge 5* resort

  • Enjoy lunch on a deck overlooking mountains with a breathtaking view
  • Spoil yourself to a decadent spa treatment in the most beautiful surroundings(booking essential) 
  • Swim in the natural rock pool
  • Contact 082 778 8558
  • 40 km away on scenic and beautiful road with Sotho villages along the way

Katse dam in Lesotho

  • One of the most spectacular water features
  • It is a concrete arch dam on the Malibamato's river and is the second largest double-curvature arch dam
  • Central to Lesotho Highlands water project
  • Contact 086 148 869
  • 85km away in Lesotho

Historical places

Surrender Hill

  • It is a historic Anglo Boer war site and marks the place where Free State Boers surrendered to British troops on July 31, 1900
  • On the Surrender Hill Battlefields, the British destroyed numerous Boer commando weapons, including six million rounds of ammunition and captured three field guns,2800 head of cattle and 4314 men
  • 25km away on the Clarens road

Fertility Caves or Salpeterkrans

  • They are found nestled in a narrow gorge with spectacular mountains and overhangs.
  • African Religion meets modern day religion.
  • On entering the Caves you will find both Sangomas and visiting followers 
  • Sacred spring
  • 25 km away. Turn left at Surrender hill, follow a dirt road to Heritage site on your right

Golden Gate National National Park

  • Breathtaking mountainous scenery in golden, ochre and orange hued, deeply eroded sandstone cliffs and outcrops, especially Brandwag rock.
  • Stunning hiking trails
  • Contact 058 255 1000
  • 50km away, pass Clarens

Basotho cultural village

  • Be transported back in time when you visit the Basotho cultural village, which mirrors an 18th century Basotho village
  • Meet the chief, his wives, and the traditional healer
  • An amazing architectural sight with stunning settings and decorations that are a feast of color for the eyes
  • Experience the cultural-, herbal- or museum tours
  • Contact 058 255 1000
  • 50km away

Sugar and Cinnamon restaurant near Golden Gate 

  • Definitely worth a visit when you are in Golden gate national park
  • Delicious food, mountain views, and lovely gifts
  • Contact Suretha 082 382 3515
  • 40km away

Cherry farm Ionia

  • See how a cherry farm operates
  • Buy homemade cherry products
  • Cherry season (Late October- early December)
  • Visit during Cherry Festival, the second week in November every year.
  • Contact Lize 072 585 3584 
  • 22km away

Farmstalls

The Cabin in Clocolan

  • Most beautiful farmstall with a restaurant, local produce, handcrafted arts and crafts, stunning gifts, deli, craft beers
  • Different shops with unique gifts, goose down products, jewelry, furniture, clothing, uniquely crafted sandstone products and gifts
  • Contact Antionette 082 707 2894
  • 80km away on R26 towards Ficksburg

Constantia farmstall and cherry farm in Clocolan

  • For most creative cherry products such as fresh cherries when in season, cherry liqueur, cream liqueur and many more
  • Lovely restaurant with a wide selection of specialty cherry dishes to cater for every taste
  • Beautiful gifts,art,decor,furniture,clothing etc
  • Contact 082 304 7043
  • 80km away on R26 towards Ficksburg