Nature Reserves and Parks

Garden Route & Klein Karoo

Albertinia

Garden Route Game Lodge

Garden Route Game Lodge

Visitors to the Garden Route Game Lodge can enjoy expansive vistas, game viewing in open Landrovers, luxury accommodation and a memorable food in one of their African style restaurants.

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Heidelberg

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area is an exclusive hiking destination and boasts dramatic mountainous terrain, wild indigenous forests and lush mountain fynbos.

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Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve

Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve

Originally known as Melkhoutskraal, the Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve encompasses 250 hectares of indigenous forest in the Langeberg region, close to Heidelberg.

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Mossel Bay

Indalu Game Reserve

Indalu Game Reserve

Indalu is a stunning game reserve 30km outside Mossel Bay in the Garden Route with self-catering chalets and guided tours with the elephants.

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Oudtshoorn

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Buffelsdrift Game Lodge

Experience a unique South African bushveld stay in luxury tented accommodation in the heart of the Klein Karoo within the Garden Route.

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Gamkaberg Nature Reserve

Gamkaberg Nature Reserve

The Gamkaberg Nature Reserve in the Klein Karoo is ideally suited to those seeking some peace and tranquility in a remote reserve.

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Swartberg Nature Reserve (Gamkaskloof - Die Hel)

Swartberg Nature Reserve (Gamkaskloof - Die Hel)

The remote and isolated Gamkaskloof (also known as Die Hel) promises a sensory feast of proteas, regional ports and donkey trails.

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Overberg

Arniston

De Hoop Nature Reserve

De Hoop Nature Reserve

This beautiful reserve, one of the largest natural areas managed by CapeNature. is a favourite for hikers, cyclists, bird and whale watchers.

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De Mond Nature Reserve

De Mond Nature Reserve

De Mond Nature Reserve is a beautiful World Heritage coastal nature reserve at the mouth of the Heuningnes River about 26km south-east of Bredasdorp.

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Betty's Bay

Harold Porter

Harold Porter

This lovely garden, situated in the centre of the coastal fynbos in Betty's Bay, is renowned for its mountain slopes, waterfalls and amber pools.

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Stony Point Nature Reserve

Stony Point Nature Reserve

Stony Point Nature Reserve is home to one of the largest successful breeding colonies of African penguin in the world.

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Elgin Valley

Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve

Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve

The Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve in the Elgin Valley is perfect for challenging hikes, pulse-racing kloofing and zipline adventures.

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Heidelberg

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area

Boosmansbos Wilderness Area is an exclusive hiking destination and boasts dramatic mountainous terrain, wild indigenous forests and lush mountain fynbos.

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Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve

Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve

Originally known as Melkhoutskraal, the Grootvadersbosch Nature Reserve encompasses 250 hectares of indigenous forest in the Langeberg region, close to Heidelberg.

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Hermanus

Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Fernkloof Nature Reserve

Walk, run, cycle on the Yellow route, birdwatch, photograph, picnic, discover fantastic flowers, enjoy great views, stay in the Galpin Mountain Hut, buy local plants, go geocaching or just sit and soak up the beauty of Fernkloof Nature Reserve.

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Walker Bay Nature Reserve

Walker Bay Nature Reserve

Walker Bay, a coastal nature reserve in the south-western Cape, is situated just east of Hermanus and includes five coastal areas between Hermanus and Die Dam near Struisbaai.

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Kleinmond

Kogelberg Nature Reserve

Kogelberg Nature Reserve

Kogelberg Nature Reserve, believed by many to be the most beautiful of CapeNature's protected areas, is considered the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom because of its exceptional diversity and quality of fynbos.

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Rooisand Nature Reserve

Rooisand Nature Reserve

As the vlei is also a birding paradise, one can combine horse and bird watching. In summer one often sees the white cattle egrets riding piggyback on the horses.

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L'Agulhas

Agulhas National Park

Agulhas National Park

The area around the southern-most tip of Africa, often referred to as the Agulhas Plain, has rich natural and cultural features, which make it worthy of national park status.

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Swellendam

Bontebok National Park

Bontebok National Park

Bontebok National Park is a place of simplistic beauty and peaceful charm. The majestic Langeberg Mountains provide a picturesque backdrop for this Park of colorful riches.

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Kwetu Guest Farm

Kwetu Guest Farm

Kwetu, Swahili for "Our home, our place", is a peaceful farm in Buffeljagsrivier offering nature lovers game, horse riding and bass and tilapia fishing.

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Marloth Nature Reserve

Marloth Nature Reserve

Marloth Nature Reserve is a gem hidden away in the imposing Swellendam Mountains and is a World Heritage Site with predominantly mountain fynbos, with patches of forest.

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