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Robberg Nature Reserve

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An amazing experience, I live in Plett, in the hospitality business. Having experienced the reserve... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Best hike

If you want a good work out then this hike is for you. Beautiful scenery with stunning coastal... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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8 Plettenberg Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a beautiful few of the coast and surrounding, toilet facilities close by, and few braai spots available. If you go early you can do the hike (3 options; short, medium, full distance) and enjoy the lovely views of cliffs, seals, and maybe even...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the two routes which took about 2 hours. Unfortunately there is nothing warning you not to undertake the second route if you have a mobility issue. My husband has a knee problem and found some of rock climbing an issue and some of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing experience, I live in Plett, in the hospitality business. Having experienced the reserve I pass on the excursion to my guests

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lotbev2014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you want a good work out then this hike is for you. Beautiful scenery with stunning coastal landscape. All ages can make this hike. On average it can take up between 3 to 3 and half hours. Many seals can be seen swimming against...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank IsabelleV411
Reviewed 6 days ago

A must do, especially on a sunny day.... the contrast across the walk was amazing. Not too challenging either.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BigMac888oxford
Reviewed 6 days ago

I am not a massive hiker and I hate not being around water, so this was perfect for me. If you want more of a challenge you can carry on the longer route, but if you just want to take in spectacular views while getting...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Juliet M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I went with my parents who are 70ish and my sister who is not a nature lover at all ;) We chose to go all the way to The Point and then turn around and go the same way back until we met the Witsand...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pascal_pacco
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A small nature reserve with a great hike on the trail that can be tough at times. This is not for the mobility impaired and takes an effort. However, it is fully worth it because of the stunning views and also because of the seals...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pieterh313
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW - I have hiked all over Africa and Europe and this was a top 5 highlight for me. The scenery, the wildlife and sense of adventure on this small peninsula was incredible. We did the longer 11k hike starting out around 2pm and quickly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ianson1989
Reviewed 1 week ago

Robberg is stunning! We loved starting our hike from the North side that overlooks Plettenberg Bay and the seals, sharks and dolphins playing below. We have been to the point before but you can also cut across the middle and walk down the sand dune...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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15 September 2018|
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Response from Sunray6947 | Reviewed this property |
It is well worth the effort to tackle the 1st section of the trail with a child in a backpack and you can turn back at any time to retrace your steps along the trail your have just covered. Rather backtrack than attempting... More
Nicholas L
5 April 2018|
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Response from MrsBrown34 | Reviewed this property |
You drive up until a point (a parking lot) and then it's walking, hiking from there.
Harry T
12 January 2018|
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Response from PopupTraveller | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can walk around in normal trainers, there are different routes ranging from 30mins to a half day excursion - depending on how long you Stan still to admire the view...