Tankwa Treasure
27–31 March 2024

Tankwa Treasure

Come and experience the place of big skies and distant horizons with Silent Steps.

Explore the expanse of the Tankwa through this unique opportunity, on foot, whilst soaking up the sense of desolation, peace and serenity only found in the Tankwa.

The Tankwa Karoo National Park lies about 70 km due west of Sutherland, near the border of the Northern- and Western Cape, in one of the most arid regions in South Africa.

The Tankwa Treasure Hike is often mistaken for the Tankwa Camino. This is not the same hike- not in distance, scenery, area or the number of days it takes to complete the hike.

The 67km Tankwa Treasure Hike is a hike through the Tankwa National Park, starting at the very popular Tankwa Tented Camp (once home to the annual AfrikaBurn event) and ending on top of the Gannaga Pass.

This four-night, five-day slack-pack hiking experience offers you the very unique opportunity to walk through and overnight in one of South Africa’s most desolate National Parks- known for its Steenbok, Klipspringer, Red Hartebeest, Gemsbok, Kudu, Savannah Baboon and Black backed-jackal.


R8 800 per person sharing

R10 800 single supplement


The privilege of hiking through the Tankwa Karoo National Park with its beauty and wild animals

The privilege of waking up to the call of a Black backed-jackal

Glamping at the very unique Tankwa Tented Camp the first evening

4-star accommodation and supper upon our arrival, on the last day of hiking, at Gannaga Lodge

Warms showers in the middle of nowhere!

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