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Quick waterfall visit

Dirt road and nice shaded walk to the falls. The odd number of R61.00 per car to get in seems... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phin M
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Good value for a short drive and walk from Oudtshoorn

The waterfall can be found off the road between Oudtshoorn and Cango Caves - just follow the signs... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
anothervic
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Cango Caves Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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All reviews beautiful waterfall picnic area dirt road short hike a true hidden gem water coming down bit off the beaten track cango caves entry fee long drive south africa worth a visit falls nature forest 11km path
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dirt road and nice shaded walk to the falls. The odd number of R61.00 per car to get in seems weird. The area is experiencing a severe drought none the less the falls are still flowing just not strong enough to fill the pools. Well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Phin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waterfall can be found off the road between Oudtshoorn and Cango Caves - just follow the signs. You will need to pay an entrance fee (per car) and follow a dirt road to a parking lot. From there a very well laid out path...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank anothervic
Reviewed 13 December 2018

The trail is nice and easy and the the waterfall and pool rewarding. Please beware that there is a dirt road of 14 km before you arrive at the gate.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

I was blown away by this, R61 fee to enter and then a gorgeous shady walk across a perfect little path, with quite a few steps (though not an intensive workout, the kids had no problems) and then you reach this gorgeous little waterfall, with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SonneG55
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We took short drive to visit Rust n Vrede Waterfall located just outside Oudsthoorn town. 80m high and about 300m of easy walking. There is an entry fee to maintain area. Closing times apply. One can just relax and enjoy noise of waterfall and nature.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank holidayRH
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I went with parents (aged 71 & 68), it’s a short dirt road drive (11km) - which is well maintained and suitable even if your car isn’t 4x4. The walk to the waterfall is short, lots stairs up and down - but my parents were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank KimM3628
Reviewed 31 August 2018

a bit off the beaten track, but reached after a short hike lies this beautiful waterfall in a rather dry landscape. Go for it!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lata67
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

A very recomendable thing to visit. From the gate (entrance fee 61 Rand for 1 to 4 people) it's a 2.5 km drive on a gravel road, then 300 m walking over various bridges - this es fun! At the parking there is a picnic...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Margit K
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Wow what can I say about this stunning place. The drive on the dirt road is well worth it to discover this treasure. It is such a stunning place and must see to experience the awesomeness of it. It is a must do when you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank valeriecupido
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

There not that many waterfalls in South Africa and this was the time it took to drive off the main road to get there. You will still see nothing until you take the walk right into the mountain. Man made walk ways make it a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jacolien Y
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