Harties Airboat Explorer
Description Hartbeespoort Dam, with about 56 km shoreline and surrounded by the majesty of the Magaliesberg mountain range, is a popular week-end getaway for both Pretoria and Johannesburg. Highlights: Schoemansville - Dam Wall - Kosmos - Magaliesberg Mountains - Pecanwood Estate - Old Railway Bridge - Crocodile River - Ifafi Bird Islands. Join our SAMSA certified skippers to enjoy a fun ride and the rush of the slide as you take in the sights along Gauteng's most popular playground. Inclusions * Pre-departure safety briefing * Airboat ride (+- 18 km) on a 6-seater AirScout™ * Highlights: Schoemansville - Dam Wall - Kosmos - Magaliesberg Mountains - Pecanwood Estate - Old Railway Bridge - Crocodile River - Ifafi Bird Islands * use of PFD / Life Jacket * Ama-Zinnggg Fun ! Exclusions * Drinks / meals * Access fees to Eagle Waters Wildlife Resort: Eagle Waters is situated on the banks of Hartbeespoort Dam, on land which falls under the Department of Water Affairs. The resort is privately managed and kept in excellent condition through entrance fees: Adults R 50.00 / Children R 30.00 / Cars R 50.00 Eagle Waters, home to zebra & hartebeest, has 4 km of waterfront, green lawns, toilets and braai facilities. Bring Bring your printed confirmation with you, so we know you have booked and paid. We suggest you bring sun block, sun glasses, and extra layers of clothing. Cameras and video equipment are at your own risk due to light spray. Location Eagle Waters, Hartbeespoort, Gauteng on google maps: Airboat Afrika @ Harties Departure Point Take-off from Eagle Waters Wildlife Resort on the southern shore of Hartbeespoort Dam. Oberon Street Broederstroom, Hartbeespoort Directions Leaving Johannesburg, Head north on Malibongwe Drive (R512), past Lanseria Airport. Pass Lesedi Cultural Village and continue on to the T-junction. Turn left and follow the road through Broederstrom, after which the R512 makes a swing to the right. As you see the Mountain Lake Shopping Centre (Spar, Total Garage) on your right, turn into Oberon road and follow it straight all the way. There are a few potholes on the first 200 m. You will cross a small bridge, then keep going to another T-junction. Swing left, and you come up to the Eagle Waters entrance. Please arrive at the launch about 15 minutes before departure to be sure not to miss your ride! Return Point Airboat Ride terminates at original point of departure.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 6 guests
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Outboard Engine
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Gas
- Wheel steering
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
75% refund up to 3 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Conditions Departures will only take place with a minimum of 2 passengers booked. In case the minimum is not reached, we will contact you to reschedule or refund. Check in at departure at least 15 minutes before departure time. Children should be at least 6 years of age and 95cm of height, accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Cancellation Policy Cancellations at least 72h before departure will be refunded, less 25% handling fee. No refunds for no-shows or cancellations later than 72h prior to departure. No refunds for persons refused participation by the pilot for reasons involving personal conduct. Airboat Afrika reserves the right to cancel tours, vary itineraries, and amend fares and days of operation. If we are obliged to cancel any trip due to poor weather, mechanical failure, or unsafe conditions, your tour will be rescheduled for another time.