Drive from Pretoria / Johannesburg to the Golden Gate National Park with time to enjoy the superb scenery. The route then follows the border with Lesotho and the Maluti and Drakensberg Mountains to Aliwal North. From there we make our way to the fabled Hogsback where we spend two nights with time to explore the local area. Our return journey first takes us to Cradock, with its charmingly restored Victoria Houses, then, a short visit to the Mountain Zebra national Park en route to Graaff Reinet where we spend two nights, visiting local attractions such as the Valley of Desolation and Nieu Bethesda. Finally we drive home with a stop over in the Bloemfontein area.