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All reviews short walk natural pool car park be careful crystal clear water worth the climb mountain water slippery rocks parking lot information centre picnic tables few minutes definitely worth a stop great place to swim refreshing swim your feet safe parking
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Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

Make sure you pack your cozzie somewhere you can access it easily! Cause you want to make a splash in this natural wonder!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank StevieThinks
Reviewed 4 January 2019 via mobile

I would recommend to all travelers to use this route when traveling to or from George and JHB. This is absolutely one of my utmost favourite sights in our beautiful country. The Swartberg Mountain Range stretches for miles and miles, and is as high as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nix_B21
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Had a nice outing to the Waterfall. Great to have a swim in the crystal clear water. Unfortunately it is easily accessible and therefore attracts some uncivilized characters. The walk to the Waterfall smelled like old urine. Disappointing! Luckily the Waterfall and swim made up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nicolaihester
Reviewed 10 November 2018

There are enough guarded parking spots on Meeringspoort pass where the short trail to the waterfall starts. The walk is only a few minutes, so don't expect a real hike. the waterfall itself is nice and if you're not afraid of cold water, you can...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bandit-Trip
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

My only disappointment was that I didn’t take swimming gear. Beautiful quiet safe in the middle of the pass which itself is superb!!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Pique63
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The main waterfall site offers shaded and guarded parking 24/7, as well as an information center. A short well-paved walkway leads to a stunning secluded waterfall with rock pools and crystal clear cool water in which one can swim. Definitely worth a stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Erik S
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

I have never seen such a remarkable waterfall with cool water in a mountain. There's braai facility nearby, clean restrooms. The water is very calming and an amazing quite spot. It's eye catching

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

A must do when passing through Meiringspoort. There is save parking for vehicles, clean ablution facilities at parking level as well as information center about the area. The walk to waterfall is paved with a railway all the way. Definitely a nice walk to stretch...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 302riaane
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Surreal! Ample parking, clean restrooms and no entrance fees. Crystal clear water and we were told you can actually swim there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Duane F
Reviewed 27 September 2018

This very fine waterfall is just one of the things to marvel at in this impressive gorge that is not on the usual tourist route. It requires a little effort to reach but I made it with little difficulty despite foot reconstruction just 15 months...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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No, unfortunately not. Picnic is the answer. Take all with you. No stalls or anything
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