If life in the mainstream is coddling your sense of adventure, take the watery road less travelled while exploring the beautiful Tsitsikamma Coastal National Park with a Blackwater Tubing Adventure.
Pay R950 for two nights accommodation at the Tube ‘n Axe and a Blackwater Tubing experience for two people, valued at R1900
Pay R1350 for two nights accommodation at the Tube ‘n Axe and a Blackwater Tubing experience for four people, valued at R3000
Pay R1800 for two nights accommodation at the Tube ‘n Axe and a Blackwater Tubing experience for six people, valued at R4500
If you’re looking for a unique way to explore the lush Garden Route, Blackwater Tubing is the way to go. Ideal for the adventurous soul, travel deep into the Tsitsikamma National Park’s untouched indigenous forest with this adrenaline-pumping five-hour adventure. Supervised by two friendly and experienced guides – tube, float and hike your way down Storms River and see the Garden Route as you’ve never seen it before. Including tubing, paddling and balancing, swimming, tube tipping, exquisite nature walks, bird watching and rock jumping, Blackwater Tubing caters to both the wild and mild adventurers; keeping rapids and rock jumping optional while ensuring that safety is first priority. All tubers are required to bring a pair of lace-up or fastening shoes that are suitable for walking in the water, as well as a swimming costume and towel.
Voted one of the best backpacker’s lodges in South Africa; the Tube ‘n Axe provides weary Blackwater travellers with comfy and affordable three-star accommodation. Offering up a warm and cosy bed, clean facilities and a buzzing nightlife, this bustling backpacker’s boasts a fun bar area complete with satellite television, a pool table and table soccer. To still a rumbling stomach, Tube ‘n Axe also offers an a la carte menu as well as self-catering options and superb braai facilities. A popular meeting point for Garden Route adventurers, the friendly staff will point you in the right direction as you prepare to take on Blackwater Tubing, while providing ample information on a variety of other Tsitsikamma activities. With indigenous forest walks right on the doorstep and a hugely social atmosphere – the Tube ‘n Axe backpacker’s makes for fun and eventful accommodation.
Had such fun with these fun-loving guides. They were so entertaining & the whole experience was well worth doing. Pity the water level was a bit low when we went but we still had an awesome time! Highly recommend it to anyone – Mandy