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Forest Falls Nature Walk

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Hike with a rewarding swim under the waterfall

You need to have a permit to do the hike (R20 pp). You can obtain in it in the visitors center in... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Joanna J
Warsaw, Poland
Easter Weekend

Beautiful Waterfall Clean and well kept area A definate visit when you are in the area. A short... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Monique G
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R532, Sabie, South Africa
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All reviews well worth the effort across the road picnic spot permit signage 2km pp visitors route falls nature
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Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Easy walk to beautiful falls. Access to falls where very overgrown which made it difficult to take pictures. Signage could be improved, but map supplied helps. Took a shortcut via main road back to picnic site as it was pouring with rain. All in all...More

Thank Ilse V
Reviewed 28 June 2018

You need to have a permit to do the hike (R20 pp). You can obtain in it in the visitors center in Sabie. However, there was nobody to check the permit during the whole trek. It is a bit tricky to find the start of...More

1  Thank Joanna J
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Beautiful Waterfall Clean and well kept area A definate visit when you are in the area. A short (all wheel terrain) drive off the main road

Thank Monique G
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The hike to the waterfalls requires a permit and we found it easiest to purchase the hiking permit from the Tourist Information office in Sabie. The other advertised options proved to be difficult to locate. The hassle of getting the permit was however well worth...More

Thank MeerkatV
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is a nice circular route. We loved all the sounds of the birds, the views during the walk and of course the Forest Falls are impressive. The route however was a little hard to follow, some extra signs would not hurt. Also note that...More

Thank Luuk v
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Parked up, paid our money, pointed in the general direction. Advertised as a a 2km walk. 1 hour later, still no falls. The signage is ridiculous. The staff obviously just don’t care. Back to the car park, told staff of our feelings and then directed...More

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This is another gem in the area. The walk is really easy taking you through different types of forest. The forest waterfall is stunning and really is worth the effort. You can get right in the water and even go up to the top to...More

1  Thank MildaP41
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Its a lovely walk through the forest but deffinately not just 4.5 km circular walk. When you get there you realise you can actually drive to the falls which is recommended for elderly people. Its the best falls we went to as you can swim...More

1  Thank geyserhv
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Forest falls is spectacular, the views are amazing, there is a walk to the waterfall, a 2km walk from the picnic area to the waterfall through the dense forest and rocky roads and a 2km walk back. The walk is well worth it. Entrance is...More

Thank nathan102
Reviewed 15 September 2017

i don't know why your reviewer Jenny had trouble finding this : we had a map with the permit. Just go down to the end if the picnic site & follow the signs. Initially by the river, then a forest, then the falls. You come...More

1  Thank Geoff23
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