Things To Do in HogsbackVoice of the Earth Eco-Shrine
Where? Voice of the Earth Eco-Shrine, Hogsback, Eastern Cape.
When? Weather permitting the Eco-Shrine is open every Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday, Public and school holidays. Open every day in season.
How? Call +27 (0)45 962-1136
How much? Falls into price group R1 to R100 per person. Confirm with the provider.
The Voice of the Earth Eco-Shrine is a unique outdoor garden shrine with paintings and sculpture overlooking the Hogsback mountains and Tyume Valley. Diana gives visitors a guided tour of the Eco-Shrine and her art studio where some of her art is for sale.
Constructed by Diana Graham in 1995, the Eco-Shrine has since become famous and over the years it has become a major attraction in the Hogsback area. The Eco-Shrine has won several international and local awards including the Green Dove Award from the United States, a Mail and Guardian Green Trust Award, and an Eastern Cape Premier's Award.
The Eco-Shrine is not linked to any one particular religion though as the name suggests, this beautiful place is imbued with a sense of homage.
If you are interested in visiting the Eco Shrine in Hogsback you may find this article useful:
Hogsback's eco shrine - a voice for the Earth.