• Keeping the Spirit of Adventure Alive

    November 2, 2016 Comments Off on Keeping the Spirit of Adventure Alive Adventure, Adventure Caving, News

    We deal in adventure. It’s our business. It runs in our blood.  So please don’t ask us to dumb down what we’re doing to the point where it becomes meaningless. If you don’t know what adventure means… then google it please. So what sparked this little rant? Well, I got a lecture from a

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  • Mdzimba View Shis’nyama

    September 23, 2016 Comments Off on Mdzimba View Shis’nyama Cultural Tours, News

    So here’s an insider’s tip and directions to one of our favourite local Swazi restaurants Mdzimba View Shis’nyama.  Shis’nyama is a siswati term for roasting meat – and establishments of this nature range from roadside braai or barbeque stands, to rough drinking holes, and as in this

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  • Swazi Xfest 2015

    Swazi Xfest

    September 16, 2016 Comments Off on Swazi Xfest 2015 News

    SWAZI XFEST 2015 Swazi kayaker Bheki Gadlela came out top in one of the two competitive events held during this past weekend’s 2015 Swazi Xfest on the Komati River. This annual event is open to white-water kayakers and attracted entries from as far as Bulawayo in Zimbabwe, Upington in South Africa and the USA. In

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  • Adventures for school and student groups

    Rafting as an activity for student groups in Swaziland

    September 16, 2016 Comments Off on Adventures for school and student groups News

    Adventures for school and student groups Swazi Trails specialise in hosting school and student groups. For assistance in planning a school visit to Swaziland, please read more about our capacity and our suggestions of things to do, places to stay and cost-saving measures to ensure affordability. Read all about it

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  • Rafting re-opens for winter 2016

    Rafting in Swaziland on the Komati River with Swazi Trails

    July 1, 2016 Comments Off on Rafting re-opens for winter 2016 Adventure, News

    Hip-hip-hooray! After a short break in May and June 2016, our white-water rafting in Swaziland is again open on the Great Usutu River. We are offering half-day and full-day combo trips from Tuesday to Saturday with guaranteed water releases from hydroelectric power generation ensuring that the river is flowing at a

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  • Opening hours for Oshoek Ngwenya Border to Swaziland

    Hospitality & Tourism Association of Swaziland

    June 3, 2016 Comments Off on Opening hours for Oshoek Ngwenya Border to Swaziland News

    The opening and closing hours of Swaziland’s Oshoek Ngwenya border post have been changed fairly recently. As there is still a lot of old information lurking on the internet, please be aware that the Oshoek-Ngwenya border post now opens at 07h00 in the morning and closes at 00h00 midnight. The  Ngwenya Oshoek

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  • Rafting the Komati River – new adventure activity

    Rafting in Swaziland on the Komati River with Swazi Trails

    November 8, 2015 Comments Off on Rafting the Komati River – new adventure activity News, White-water Rafting

    Swazi Trails is stoked to announce that we’ve opened a brand new white-water rafting stretch on Swaziland’s Komati River.  Rafting the Komati in the northern Hhohho region is now a reality for adventure travellers with the trips taking place immediately downstream of Maguga Dam. For the past 25 years,

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  • Drinking and driving

    Big "No" to drinking and driving in Swaziland

    August 23, 2015 Comments Off on Drinking and driving News

    Drinking and driving is a scourge that we would be very happy to see totally eradicated from our roads in Swaziland. It is estimated that as much as 50% of all road accidents are caused by abuse of alcohol, so its really a no-brainer that a major change in attitudes is required… and some committed …

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  • MTB Bicycle Safari

    August 6, 2015 Comments Off on MTB Bicycle Safari MTB Trails / Bicycle Hire

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  • Expedition Africa Canoeing Leg Images

    Canoeing in Swaziland during Expedition Africa 2015

    June 28, 2015 Comments Off on Expedition Africa Canoeing Leg Images Event Management, News

    The Great Usutu River hosted two legs of Expedition Africa Swaziland 2015 – a canoeing leg – which was undertaken in sit-on-top plastic canoes and a white-water rafting section managed by Swazi Trails. The river itself was running at a low level due to the onset of drought in Swaziland, with competitors

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