The Montagu Tractor Trip has become a legendary outdoor activity since 1985 and is a must as a tourist attraction in South Africa.
The trips are on Wednesday and Saturday (large groups can be accommodated on other days of the week except Sunday).
The tractor pulling it's load of sightseers will meander it's way up the Landeberg Mountain to an altitude of 1500m above see level.
On the way you will have a birds eye view of the Koo Valley and once at the top, you can look down into the Robertson Valley below.
Then a quick stop at the mountain hut for a surprise and you will be on your way down again.
Protea Farm is situated in the famous KOO valley, 29km from Montagu in the heart of the scenic Route 62.
Due to the cold climate and winter snow. the valley provides the perfect conditions for producing apples and pears. During this time proteas also blossom wild on the mountain.
Protea Farm offers something special, throughout each season. From the beautiful colours of the orchards during autumn, to icy winter nights snuggling in front of a fireplace, right through to the beautiful blossoms of spring, and vibrant summer days of fun such as swimming in the farm lake, beautiful hiking trails as well as idyllic territory for mountain biking.
In 1985 the farm started its legendary tractor excursions up the Langeberg mountain.
When you fall in love with the peaceful surroundings of the farm, there are four private cottages that can be rented.
The adventurous can take their 4x4 on the open mountain trails and fully experience the outdoors.
Situated in the middle of untouched nature, the farm offers 4 self catering cottages, where you can relax and de-stress in tranquil surroundings. These rustic cottages are equipped with all the "mod cons" except a TV!
Cottages must be hired for a weekend for both Friday and Saturday nights. Long weekends also need to be booked for the duration of the weekend.
The hiring of a cottage for one night during the week carries a levy of R100.
Extra bedding can be arranged at an additional
cost of R90 per person.
Children under 5 years stay free.
For church & school groups only, there is a Dormitory available that sleeps up to 40 people. The dormitory is also self catering.
The farm is close to Montagu with it's wonderful wines and other home-made goodies.
If for some reason you book with us and are unable to come, please read our cancellation policy carefully, also no doggies please!