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Swaziland School Holidays 2014

• July 15, 2014 • Comments (0)
Swaziland school calendar

Our list of Swaziland school holidays for 2014 includes both private schools and public schools. If you need to plan your travel around Swaziland school terms, we have listed the opening and closing dates of Swazi schools throughout 2014. This timetable of of Swazi school terms and Swazi school holidays has been sourced from local […]

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Fathers Day Idea

• June 10, 2014 • Comments (0)
Father's Day

At Swazi Trails we like to have fun… and to spread the fun around this weekend in Swaziland we’ve got a very special Father’s Day deal! On any normal day we offer a 50% discount for kids on our rafting trips – “kids” generally being defined as anyone under 18 years who is being paid […]

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Shewula Trust among Equator Prize winners

• June 10, 2014 • Comments (0)
Shewula Mountain Camp

Swazi Trails has had a long relationship with the Shewula Trust and Shewula Mountain Camp and we are proud to see that they are one of ten winners of the Equator Prize 2014. This prize, which is coordinated by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), pertains to successes in Sustainable Land Management in Sub-­Saharan Africa. Shewula […]

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On top of ‘The Execution Rock’

• April 3, 2014 • Comments (0)
On top of 'The Execution Rock'

At eight o’clock we took our bicycles from Swazi Trails in Ezulwini. Together with Phil, my friend and colleague, we started our adventure towards the summit of the well-known ‘Execution Rock’. After a nice 6 kilometres ride through the small communities we entered the gate of the Milwane Wildlife Sanctuary. After paying a small amount […]

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Swaziland Airport Tax increase

• April 1, 2014 • Comments (0)
Swaziland's Matsapha Airport

The Swaziland Civil Aviation Authority (SWACAA) has announced that airport taxes are increasing as of the 1st May 2014. The the existing fee of E 50.00 will be increasing to E 100.00 for all passengers travelling between Swaziland and South Africa. E 1.00 = ZAR 1.00. Currently Airlink Swaziland is still operating from Swaziland’s Matsapha […]

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MTB Cultural Trail

• March 17, 2014 • Comments (0)
MTB Cultural Trail

Friday morning I went on a mountain bike trip with Swazi Trails around the Ezulwini Valley. We were lucky that the weather was amazing compared to the last couple of weeks. Together with Charlie from the USA we started our journey by riding smoothly on our bikes through the valley. Our first stop was by […]

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Swaziland Extended Border Hours 2013

• December 20, 2013 • Comments (0)
Swaziland Extended Border Hours 2013

As with past years, Swaziland is extending its border opening hours for the peak traffic flow days preceding Christmas.  In this regard the Swaziland Ministry of Home Affairs has announced that the following border posts will be open for longer hours than usual. Border gates that are affected by the extension of operating hours are: […]

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facebook 5000th

• May 3, 2013 • Comments (0)
swazi Trails on facebook

We have a lot of fun with our Swazi Trails facebook page.  So consequently we celebrate certain milestones. Right now we see that we’re approaching 5000 fans. That’s a fairly solid number for a little adventure company in a pretty little (but kick-arse) country, so we’re really stoked about that. So stoked in fact, that […]

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Crazy fun in Swaziland

• April 22, 2013 • Comments (0)
Crazy raft guide in Swaziland

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Pictures do not lie

• April 21, 2013 • Comments (0)
Caving adventure in Swaziland

Adventure Caving is one of our most popular activities in Swaziland.  However, most people have no real idea what to expect on a caving expedition. The fact is that caving images are still not as common in mainstream media as let’s say: white-water rafting, quad-bike riding, abseiling or mountain-biking. Adventure Caving is not for the […]

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