Paradise Adventures – Garden Route Adventure Guiding Specialists: Kloofing, Coasteering, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Team building and much more!
Welcome to Paradise Adventures! We are adventure guiding specialists based in George, part of the well know Garden Route Area, within South Africa. We offer very personalized adventures and day trips. The outdoors is our playground and there is no one that knows it better than us.
Paradise Adventures takes you off the beaten track and show you something different, taking you to places few people have seen on the Garden Route! Most of the trips are done to secret spots not even known to most locals. We are all about facilitating real adventure experiences and can customize any trip to your abilities and needs. Even if you have your own trip in mind and just need some experience onboard, we are here to help.
You can be assured all trips are facilitated by a guide who has a lifetime of experience! An awesome experience with raw adventure is always guaranteed and will without a doubt be the highlight of your time in South Africa.
Paradise Adventures is owned and run by Marthinus Esmeyer, a professional adventure sports athlete with a degree in Conservation, who has a lifetime of experience in extreme and mainline sports. He has raced mountain bikes professionally around the world, competed in adventure races such as the Land Rover G4 Challenge (SA selections) and been selected for numerous other prestigious events. Navigated and climbed mountain ranges around the world and white-water kayaked and canyonned down countless rivers, some first descents. In short has spent his life exploring the great outdoors!
Canyoning / Kloofing
Kloofing is the South African term for ‘Canyoning’ where one descends down a river within a canyon or ravine. This may entail scrambling/climbing over rocks/boulders, big jumps, abseiling down waterfalls and wading/swimming!
You are provided with a wetsuit, helmet and a life-jacket for this activity, and a harness when needed.
Various route options exist from 2 hours to 4 hours with more extreme options available including multi day trips. Custom trips are done in various other canyons not listed below and to other areas on request. All trips are a personal guided experience, guaranteed to be very different from anything else out there and focused to give the client the best possible experience.
Durations times below are just an average, it will vary depending on your group size and fitness level.
- Overboard trip – Starts with 2x50m abseil/rappels into canyon, swim out and optional cliff jumps on route. (2-3hrs): R650p/p
- Adrenaline tour – Long swims, waterfall jumps and abseils/belays down waterfalls within a 100m deep canyon (+-4hrs): R1200p/p
- Multi day Canyoning expeditions available on request!
- Video and photos of experience: R300
This can be done by anyone from any age who is looking for a new thrill. We will show you the best sport climbing routes in the Garden Route (George area) and facilitate a safe climb! Also perfect for kids birthday parties, out in the mountain!
- Top rope climbing (3hrs): R500p/p
Guided MTB rides can be done on various trails around the Garden Route. These are catered to your skill and fitness level. MTB holiday packages are available, where all is taken care of for you, from transport to accommodation. Every day you will be riding different trails and the best single track the area has to offer. Please contact us for a quote.
We cater our Team Building experience around your group’s needs! The activities used will depend on what the groups aim is from the team building. It can be anything from a one-day event for corporate to a multi-day mountaineering/survival expedition for a leadership camp. Please contact us for more information and a quote can be provided.