27 FOR FREEDOM VIRTUAL RACE

2021 marks the 31st anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s historic release from Victor Verster Prison now called Drakenstein Correctional Facility, where his renowned Walk To Freedom after 27 years of incarceration took place.
In celebration of one of the most significant lives in all of history, all are invited to join us in solidarity, where you and your family, friends or company can participate in a virtual walk, run or cycle and in so doing, recreate the footsteps of the father of our nation, Tata Madiba.

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UPHILL CHALLENGE 2021

On 20 March 2021, it will be just about one year since lockdown was announced and this gave us time to realize that it is no longer “I” anymore but “WE” –  to be humble, caring and to collaborate more than ever before. Legend Runner has created the new Uphill Challenge to create awareness of our tour operators and event organisers as these are the companies that have been forgotten – these are the people selling beds, promoting our country and our beautiful destinations.

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WHERE DO YOU FIND CHEESE, WINE AND FURRY MASCOTS?

Founded in 1693, this working cheese and wine farm is home to a variety of attractions including a fresh-produce deli for take-home goods, a bakery, tasting room, tasting classes and the popular Goatshed Restaurant.

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AN ICONIC AND HISTORIC WINE ESTATE – NEDERBURG

Primely positioned just outside Paarl, the captivating views of the Drakenstein mountains, rolling vineyards and stunning gardens create a perfect backdrop for country-style dining, award-winning wine experiences and fun for the whole family at this historic estate.

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OFF-THE-BEATEN TRACK MEANDERING ALONG AND UNDER DU TOITSKLOOF PASS!

Du Toitskloof mountain pass is located 70km from Cape Town and connects Paarl and Worcester. Nowadays you can access Worcester via the Huguenot Tunnel, but do yourself a favour and treat yourself to the beautiful 24km drive that Du Toitskloof Pass offers through the mountains with views over Paarl valley and Paarl Rock.

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UNSEEN FOOTAGE OF MADIBA PRISON HOUSE!

On this day, 11 February 1990, Nelson Mandela stepped out of prison into the hearts of South Africans. We can all recall this day and where we were, but did you know that Madiba spent his last 14 months of incarceration in Paarl?

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WELCOME TO RHEBOKSKLOOF!

In a secluded valley between the granite hills of the Paarl Rock mountains, Rhebokskloof Wine Estate is a quintessentially family-friendly Winelands experience. With rolling lawns, 100-year-old oaks and the scent of jasmine and lavender wafting through the air Rhebokskloof is known and loved for its warm hospitality and a slew of exciting offerings for children and adults alike.

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FEEL THE LOVE IN PAARL!

Love and life carry on during a pandemic. True love always finds a way! While things may look and feel different this year, there are still ways to make Valentine’s Day special for your partner, girlfriend, boyfriend, husband, or wife, or even someone you’re not dating…yet… right here in Paarl!

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