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Proclaimed a national monument in 1952, this is one of the most famous rock...

Proclaimed a national monument in 1952, this is one of the most famous rock art concentrations in Africa featuring more than 5,000 petroglyphs and 200 rock paintings.

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Rock art

This place has rock art which are very interesting. The place provide a local guide which is included in the price of admission. The guide is knowledgeable.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has rock art which are very interesting. The place provide a local guide which is included in the price of admission. The guide is knowledgeable.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

UNESCO world heritage site. The rocks are covered in thousands of paintings and ancient engravings of animals.Most famous is The Lion Man. Guided tours.

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Devizes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Altho', being disabled, I could only access the petroglyphs nearest to the car park I was so pleased to have seen what I did. These are wonderful to view - touching the ancient history of the area.

Thank Margaret1917
Pretoria, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well preserved rock paintings. Not suprised that this is a World Heritage site. Our guide, Mona Lisa, was good explaining the paintings well.Several other major attractions are close by making this a must see place..

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Scheveningen, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At this site there are many engravings from bushmen. Some dating back to more than 3500 years. From a cultural aspect a place worth visiting.

Thank Willem H
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is home to some of the most well preserved rock paintings that I have ever seen, and quite a large number of them as well. It is well worth the trip to be able to learn about the people who lived and migrated through the region, as well as see the living history. Staying at the Twyfelfontein Country Lodge... More 

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Sarnia, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

In the same area of the Organ Pipes, this is a unique place to visit and view the art carvings done by ancient hunter / gatherers. It takes about 60 minutes to see all the rocks through the guided tour. There is the main lodge in which you start the tour. It's rugged and may be difficult to walk.

Thank Guylangevin
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 February 2017

It is a slow up hill walk without shade past the ruined farm house of the guy who found the art. The last part of the path is rock strewn and not for wheelchair access. Take care. The art is on several fallen section of an overhang once used for shelter. It is exposed to all weathers and is showing... More 

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Conwy, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 February 2017

unmissable , one of the best days of my life , but please do take water and a big hat -its very hot !

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Darwin, Australia
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

This unique World Heritage rock art site is a must see if visiting the region. It is quite remote and not well signposted so having a local guide is a good option. The mountainous landscape is very picturesque and there are thousands of wonderful engravings of African animals on the large rocks. A curio shop, cafe and facilities are established... More 

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