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Address: Blyderivierspoort Nature Reserve, Pilgrim's Rest, South Africa

Two hiking trails criss-cross the vast Blyderivierspoort Nature Reserve,...

Two hiking trails criss-cross the vast Blyderivierspoort Nature Reserve, rife with forests, grasslands and bush.

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What a sight!

This place is very beautiful in pictures and being close to it is just breath taking. With the Three Rondavels so perfectly close to this a must see place.

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Lusikisiki, South Africa
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Lusikisiki, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place is very beautiful in pictures and being close to it is just breath taking. With the Three Rondavels so perfectly close to this a must see place.

Thank Zikx
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

The walk is an easy hike and once you get to the cliff the view is breath-taking and one where you need to sit down and take it all in. Such a shame to snap a photo or two and to be on your way. Please be careful of the edge we saw youngsters right on the edge of the... More 

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

We took a casual stroll that turned into such a beautiful hike, down the mountain and along the most scenic river with over hanging trees. It required some maneuvering but each little turn just got me excited for the next landscape. I would definitely recommend a any of the hikes on offer.

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

The view from above is breath-taking. The trail is well maintained but the slippery ground made it a bit difficult to move.

Thank corneliusm0
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Reviewed 20 March 2014

The walk was an easy hike through the forest and was enjoyable... similar to walking through the Northern Ontario Canadian bush (sans the mosquitos and black flies :)) Lovely little waterfall at the end of it. Comfortable, nice bit of exercise.

1 Thank ozwandererPerth
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 July 2012

We stayed at the Mount Sheba Hotel (1970's flashback, thatch duplex accommodation with coal fire made for you in the evenings; set menu in the dimly lit restaurant; workmanlike and tasty breakfast buffet) and travelled to various Blyde River viewpoints such as the Three Rondavels; God's Window and Bourke's Luck Potholes. Stunning views of the largest green canyon in the... More 

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