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Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve

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Address: R45, Grabouw, South Africa
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USD 94.32*
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Full-Day Zip-Line, Cheetahs and Wine Adventure Tour from Cape Town
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Ziplining Here is a Must!

I enjoyed a lovely day in the Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve, ziplining from mountain to mountain! The scenery is gorgeous, and it's a fun activity no matter the weather. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Natalia B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I enjoyed a lovely day in the Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve, ziplining from mountain to mountain! The scenery is gorgeous, and it's a fun activity no matter the weather. The hiking trails looked incredible, and I would definitely go back to try them out!

Thank Natalia B
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Check out the review on suicide gorge, the best hike in South Africa. Hiking down a gorge jumping off waterfall after waterfall.

Thank Matthew H
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

you do not get to experience the beauty of the park by doing the only day hike. You are mostly confined to the large dirt road that is used by the zip-line people. When you finally get onto a small foot path into the mountains it is great but do not last long. The park can easily increase the number... More 

Thank Louwtjie S
Somerset West, South Africa
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2016

The Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve hosts an array of experiences from zip-lining to kloofing. It has a beautiful landscape and has breathtaking views. Our party took the suicide gorge route, which was an experience I would recommend to any thrill seeker. This route takes you through a series of waterfalls and pools (which you have to jump from) the highest... More 

Thank travelspirit396
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Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

From Sir Lowry's Pass the road goes up through Hottenthot Mountain and the Natural Reserve. This was just the most beautiful scenic drive. We had passed by the Hottenthot Mountain twice and this time it was completely spell-bounding because of a natural phenomenon. The clouds were pouring over the mountain like snow! We had seen something similar over Table Mountain... More 

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

En route to Cape Town I called the telephone number given on the Internet A very friendly lady explained exactly how to get there. The following morning I arrived at 8am and was delighted by great service at reception Numerous youngsters were checking in to do the Kloofing at Suicide Gorge I was directed to the parking lot and went... More 

Thank graham e
cape town
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Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

I did the Zip line on Monday 23 March 2015...most majestic experience ever. The weather was perfect and the tour guides superb. Clinton, Jeff and Charlton made us feel like friends instead of guests. The springbok pie afterward was unfinishable. Never in my life did I enjoy a pie like that. Thank you staff of Cape Canopy Tour for your... More 

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South Africa
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Reviewed 7 February 2015

Had a terrific walk from Nuweberg to Boesmanskloof Hut (8.5 hrs) via Palmiet Trail. It was long but stunning, especially the views from Pufaddernek down to the hut, which must be 600m below and 2 hrs away. Lots of proteas and sunbirds. Trail could be better marked though since one doesn't want to get lost so far from civilisation. Walked... More 

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Lahr, Germany
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Reviewed 4 January 2014

...again not well managed, see Helderberg Nature Reserve. Signs are almost not there and if, they partly are contradictionary. What are all those folks doing who obviously work for the Nature Reserve besides collecting the entrance fees and filling out templates for security reasons? Where's the logic in it? We see it as a big danger to allow hiking in... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 December 2013

I have been to the nature reserve three or four times and each time I tell myself you need to get there more often. Very quiet and peaceful spot with lots of trees. The entry fee is minimal but get there early to find a spot under a tree.

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