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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you need a an escape from city light I would recommend you to hike up God's window for beautiful breath taking experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thato T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No use going there when it is cloudy. The region, and certainly this spot, is well known for the tendency to be covered in fog. The view itself is not that spectacular, but the surroundings may be because of the presence of the numerous Aloë...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IDoLoveFood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Low cost to enter is a bonus. Be ready to walk up many stairs but the payoff is unparalleled vistas. Views can be instructed by heavy mist from the valley below on occasion, but if you’re lucky, the view is vast! The only let down...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rwgerber1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking forward to seeing this but it was very busy and there was no one controlling anything. There was a group of people drinking in the parking lot. There was another group of very loud and drunk people walking on the trails. One...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kerry A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the God’s Window sites during October 2018. Once again overwhelmed with arguably some of the best views in South Africa. Walked the trail right up to the end through the rain forest and enjoyed the flowers of the wild clivias along the route.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank FrenchL72
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We tried our best to get "the view", but had to fight our way passed huge crowds of onlookers, some a bit rowdy, and drunk, to really take in this view, which is a small "window" of landscape between the rocks.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Diana L
Reviewed 4 November 2018

This viewpoint give a lasting impression, from high in the mountains looking down on the hot dry valleys below. Even for disabled, a short walk gives the view. A longer climb through the rainforest gives more views, but not necessary. Try to avoid hours around...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Margot P
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

As with most places in the area there is an entry charge, plenty of parking, toilets and an abundance of curio shops. The view itself is quiet amazing, there are others in the area I would say have more wow factor. If you are feeling...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank S97ZNmarks
Reviewed 14 October 2018

You can climb up but I have a bad back so my driver took me to the top, The view is breathtakingl. I did this as part of a one day Panorama tour which was really a great combination. Just breathtakingl

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ch179656
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

The place is nice up in the mountains.entrance fee was R10 I'm not sure if it's still the same now.ypu need to be ready for some adventure when visiting the place because there will be alot of climbing up and down the mountains for a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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ThulaniS21
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Response from mnheunis | Reviewed this property |
R20 for Adults
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CaitlinR554
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Response from Sureshinee | Reviewed this property |
A few steps less than 100m
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31 January 2018|
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Response from Nix N | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of Stairs and rocks you need to climb over and it is not be advised for Wheelchair individuals.
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