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The Best Scenic Drives in Africa

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Scenic drives in Africa

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    Swartberg Pass , Oudtshoorn
    4.7
    Considered one of the world's top scenic drives, Swartberg Pass is a steep gravel road in the Swartberg Mountains known for its hairpin bends
    Tours from $65
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    Chapman's Peak Drive , Cape Town
    4.8
    Explore the natural scenery between two oceans by navigating Chapman's Peak Drive. Connecting Hout Bay to Noordhoek, the 9 km (5.6 mi) windin
    Tours from $30
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    Panorama Route , Graskop
    4.6
    With every mountain corner, Panorama Route reveals an abundance of remarkable natural landmarks. Experience an unbridled African environment
    Tours from $67
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    Franschhoek Pass , Franschhoek
    4.9
    Scenic and encapsulating views of the Franschhoek Valley define the drive through Franschhoek Pass. Said to have been used by elephants to cr
    Tours from $202
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    Sani Pass , KwaZulu-Natal
    4.6
    Sani Pass represents a serpentine gravel road climbing from 1,544 m (5,065 ft) to 2,876 m (9,435 ft). Go on a 4x4 tour to explore the pristin
    Tours from $55
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