THE GROWCERY CAMP
The Growcery camp has been rated best Value for money by the Weg Magazine in 2014.
The Richtersveld Transfrontier Rafting adventure is the prefect outdoor adventure suitable for the whole family. Experience the Richtersveld / Ais Ais Transfrontier Park on a guided river rafting adventure. This adventure is on the verge of the ultimate desert experience. Rapids are graded from level 1-4 depending on the water levels of the Orange River. Join our experienced rafting team on an unforgettable outdoor river rafting adventure. Our transfrontier rafting adventure is one of a kind and the only trip paddling through the park. Escape into the wild and camp along the river banks of the Orange River.
“Wild bush camping. Star gazing. Open fires, Richtersveld desert “
Day before our departure date: Arrive at Base Camp / Norotshama River Lodge 18 h 00 pm – Own Dinner
Safety Briefing and River and regional introduction. (See directional map of Norotshama) www.norotshama.com.na
Please book your camp site, accommodation prior and post river adventure.
Camp site and accommodation fees are separate from our tour price.
We offer a 20% discount on all accommodation booked at Norotshama Lodge.
Departure for South african Citizens is a day before at the Growcery Camp
Day 1,2,3,4: Orange River Rafting (B.L.D) – Camping on the banks of the Orange River
Day 5: Orange River / Transfer Back to Base Camp (B.L.D) – Tour ends on arrival back at camp
Day 6: Depart after breakfast ( own expense)
B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D-Dinner
Time Frame: 5 nights and a half day on the river
NB – Valid Passport Compulsory for Non Namibian Citizen
Distance: 100 – 110 km (depending on the water levels)
Tour Starts: 8:00 / 8:30 am on morning of day 2 on route plan
Equipment: 2 man inflatable rafts, paddles, floatation devices, cooler box for drinks, dry bags for personals
Starts: Norotshama for Namibian & The Growcery Camp for South Africans
Ends: Norotshama (Back at Norotshama after a 2- 3 hour transit drive from our finishing point at Sendlingsdrift weir).
Tour Price : Adults : R 4850.00 per person U18 : R 3850.00
Time Frame: 4 nights and a half day on the river