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Bourkes' Luck Potholes

Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, Moremela, South Africa
+27 13 753 3115
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Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, Moremela, South Africa
+27 13 753 3115
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With good footware it is a challenge to walk around over this raw landscapes untill the beginning of it. You may expect more people who are enjoying the nature.

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first time in the Mpumalanga area and the first time to the Bourkes Luck Potholes. We took a friend from Germany there to show him the beauty of the south African land and certain sceneries. The laylout of Bourkes potholes and the beauty was...More

Thank Bm S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Compared to the other sights in area this is quite expensive.There is along way to walk and those mobility issues will struggle .the potholes are good sight

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped off here after visiting the Three Rondavels and en route to God's Window. We hadn't realised (until we arrived at the Three Rondavels) that there would be a closing time, so our time at the potholes was really limited as we didn't want...More

Thank MissHolders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was exciting to see we're there two rivers meet and it was informative to learn about the history of the two rivers. I can advise for one to get a tour guide who knows the history very well as it added value to our...More

Thank preciouss282
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I left Dullstroom and visited Bourke's Luck Potholes which are situated in the Drakensberg escarpment region of eastern Mpumalanga. I went by way of Mashishing (Lydenburg) to Ohrigstad and then towards Bourke's Luck Potholes. The route is now in the Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve....More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Bring your camera, bring your shorts. This is a stunning site. The colors of the stone, the shapes in the formations - it's all just gorgeous. The bridges and infrastructure are really well done and the cafe at the end is actually pretty reasonably priced....More

Thank MarkfromtheIsland
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Visited here on way to Kruger, its a really nice spot of teh confluence of 2 rivers with water falls, Water holes. Worth spending a few hours wandering around the site taking in the views and the Flower and Fauna. Small (and basic) Museum on...More

Thank Martynjw
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I visited here before heading to Kruger for a few nights, and was glad the group made the decision to come here. Some wonderful views and photography opportunities. Great place to spend an hour or two.

Thank BorkLaser29
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This is where two rivers meet and because of that the erosion has created some really cool designs in the rock. Worth a trip to stop and take a look and climb around everything

Thank np234
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19 April 2017|
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Response from 916pamm | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I never answered this before. Not sure about the opening days but it should be. Probably not Christmas day. The walk is manageable for stroller.
26 December 2015|
Response from BegichFamily | Reviewed this property |
You can try, but the terrain is very uneven.