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Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree

| Just west of the Paul Sauer Bridge on the N2, Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa
+27 42 285 0562
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Pleasant Walk

Little bit disappointing if you go specially but if your passing its worth a look. The walk is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kathryn G
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Leyland, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nature at it's best!

The walk was lovely and so peaceful. Hearing all the bird species was so special. It was really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alana B
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“yellow wood” (7 reviews)
“short walk” (7 reviews)
“easy walk” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Just west of the Paul Sauer Bridge on the N2, Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa
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+27 42 285 0562
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Little bit disappointing if you go specially but if your passing its worth a look. The walk is pleasant along boardwalks that take you to the big ish tree.

Thank Kathryn G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The walk was lovely and so peaceful. Hearing all the bird species was so special. It was really beautiful and we would go again!

Thank Alana B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderfully maintained boardwalk through a magnificent indigenous forest . Easy walk . Friendly staff . We appreciated the stature of the tree.

Thank Trudy S
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Well, the tree is big but I was expecting something bigger after all what I heard about...the small path in the jungle is nice but nothing special.

Thank Pau F
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

The walk to the Big Tree is easy, on a deck. Therefore everyone can reach it. However, it was disappointing since even that it is a big old tree it is not too impressive or beautiful. I don't think that it's worth going to see...More

Thank Yair K
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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Nice walk through the forest, beautiful sounds of the birds, the bush was so green. The deck was very well built so it was so easy to walk on! Enjoyed this walk a lot, it did offer a few hikes but I didn’t have a...More

Thank shannonwaller
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

While this tree is big, it is not worth going out of your way to see it.The individuals in our group were quite disappointed.

Thank Man52
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Popped in to see the Big Tree, only managed to see one, the Outeniqua Yellow wood as we were trying to pass time between activities. Needs a lot more time to hike the paths on the map. Definitely one for an overcast dreary day...wish we...More

Thank Bokkie15
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This adventure in the national park is a short visit to a tree 36 metre tall and 1000 years old. Worth a visit “yes”,but not on bucket list.

Thank Mike_G6308
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

The walk to the Big Tree is along a wooden boardwalk which is ideal for all ages. It is a quiet and peaceful walk through the forest and if you still your mind and take your time you will encounter some extremely beautiful natural wonders...More

Thank Debbie W
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Response from zerwickrenatevictor | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bamsteral Operating hours is as follow: September - April: 08H00 - 18H00 May - August: 06H00 - 17H00 Admission fees: Local Adults: ZAR 14.00 International Adults: ZAR 36.00 Local Children: ZAR 9.00 International... More
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