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Overnight Hike Experience 2024
Overnight Hike Experience 2024

Fri, 19 Jul

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Nelson Mandela Museum

Overnight Hike Experience 2024

A unique 3 day, 35km hike where participants have an opportunity to touch the birth places of some of South Africa’s Iconic freedom fighters including President Nelson Mandela.

Time & Location

19 Jul 2024, 07:00 SAST – 21 Jul 2024, 17:00 SAST

Nelson Mandela Museum, Corner Nelson Mandela Drive & Owen Street, Bhunga Building, Norwood, Mthatha, 5009, South Africa

About the event

CLOSING DATE FOR ONLINE ENTRIES:  30th JUNE 2024.  FREE T-SHIRTS TO THE FIRST 500 ENTRIES!

The Icon's Journey Marathon (a proud member of Proudly South African) presents to you it's 6th annual multi-sporting event.

The Icon’s Journey Marathon vision was inspired by President Nelson Mandela’s journey of growing up in the rural villages of the former Transkei homeland to becoming a Global Icon.

#iAmAnIcon

#theiconsjourney2024

RACE INFO

19 TO 21 July 2024

35km Hike

Day 1 : Meet and greet at Nelson Mandela Museum (Mthatha). Tour Madiba’s historical landmarks; Qunu, Mqhekezweni and Clarkebury. Sleep over at Hluleka Nature Reserve.

Day 2 : Hike from Hluleka to Mdumbi and lodge for the night. 

Day 3 : Hike from Mdumbi to Coffee Bay and make a turn to Hole in the wall.

Hike includes; transportation, meals, iconic t-shirt, 2 x nights accommodation.

Costs:

R2200 per person.

Entry covers return transport from Mthatha CBD, food, accommodation, Iconic T-shirt and the intimate tour of both villages by a tour guide.

RACE PACKS TO BE COLLECTED AT THE EXPO ON 19 JULY 2024.

Please review the RACE RULES here before entering.

Please check your details upon entering, no refunds or exchanges under any circumstances.

HELP US MAKE A DIFFERENCE:

400km Iconic Challenge Run

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The only way to finish this challenge is by tapping into your inner Icon.

WILL YOU ENDURE THE ICON’S JOURNEY?

This event has a group. You’re welcome to join the group once you register for the event.

Schedule


  • 10 hours

    Day 1

    Nelson Mandela Museum Mthatha

  • 10 hours

    Day 2

    Hluleka
1 more item available

Tickets

  • Overnight Hike Experience

    Sale ends: 30 Jun, 00:06 SAST

    Entry covers return transport from Mthatha CBD, food, 2 nights accommodation, Iconic T-shirt and the intimate tour of both villages by a tour guide.

    R 2 200,00
  • ICON FOR CHANGE DONATION

    Sale ends: 30 Jun, 23:50 SAST

    Make a difference! Donate to underprivileged children and young adults in the villages along the 103km route and townships nationwide. Play your part by donating to Promote Sport for Social Change!

    ZAR

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