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Rustenburg Nature Reserve

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Rustenburg, South Africa
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Excellent outdoors fun

Excellent day out,driving the loop was fun , game spotting was fairly easy ,saw eland sable... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Rustenburg, South Africa
Mrs khadija ragie

We went out with friends it was a super day the road is tared n the picnic spots were nice... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Khadija R
Rustenburg, South Africa
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This lush valley basin was declared a reserve in 1961 and protects numerous antelope species and over two hundred documented bird species. Hikers of all skill levels enjoy short hikes, day hikes and overnight camping treks.
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  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“picnic” (7 reviews)
Rustenburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Excellent day out,driving the loop was fun , game spotting was fairly easy ,saw eland sable impala and giraffe ,

Thank zahiro1
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We went out with friends it was a super day the road is tared n the picnic spots were nice .. there are beautiful water falls but not for day visitors only if u hiking overnight so that for me was the schlap part not...More

Thank Khadija R
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Close encounters but not wilderness game viewing . Many species and fairly easy access via car to most lookout and roads .

Thank andreas n
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We saw many Oryx and enjoyed the scenic drive, the road is nicely maintained, but a shop with refreshments is needed

Thank Mieke_love_life
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

we didn't have too much time as we could spend maybe 3 do 4h (that allow as to see maybe 40% of the park _ MAX) we also have a regular car, which didn't allow to go via of road locations.. but still: crocodile, hippos,...More

1  Thank Karolina C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Park personnel visible throughout from entrance to entering into the park itself had a good view at the animals and the large bird life, ablution facility s are clean and well looked after this was a nice quiet drive on a Sunday

1  Thank 803johanv
Reviewed 30 January 2017

just simply very enjoyable and relaxed. Lots of animals seen we had a picnic and just enjoyed nature as a whole

Thank Rina K
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We saw more and a greater variety of animals in the scope of two short drives in the Reserve, than we usually see during a whole week in the Kruger National Park.

1  Thank GertOpperman
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed the freedom of driving around the park and many walking trails around. At the picnic site the ablution facilities were clean and neat and the picnic spots were near and rustic. We had a traditional braai (barbecue on an open fire) and...More

Thank Ian V
Reviewed 2 May 2016

The driver we had was fantastic and he was communicating on the radio to make sure that we were at the right places at the right times, we had a close up with an elephant and a rhino who both crossed our paths, we also...More

Thank YorkMummy7
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