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| Just west of the Paul Sauer Bridge on the N2, Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa
+27 42 285 0562
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking through the trees truly feels like something straight out a fantasy book. It just feels magical. The 1000 year old tree is a sight to behold. This is definitely worth the stop.

Thank AdventureAlex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One giant tree indeed but just one of some of the places to stop and visit just along the N2 while here in Tsitsikamma. A little further along the road there is a service station, plenty of parking, some eateries, shops and a chance to...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

- tree’s a decent size - nice easy walk along boardwalks - expensive to just see the tree - no leaflets

Thank Nellibert
Reviewed 21 July 2018

There is a walking trail for the people to walk to the Big Tree approx. 500m. Its very beautiful with chirping of birds light breeze of wind flowing. The tree is pretty huge and amazing to know about its history and roots. Doesn't take much...More

Thank chitshah12
Reviewed 24 May 2018 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
Reviewed 14 May 2018

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

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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

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

Thank TrudyS336
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
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
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

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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