5 Things To Do in Thornhill

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Animal Sanctuaries / Wheelchair Friendly

African Dawn Wildlife Sanctuary

Overnight? Accommodation in Jeffreys Bay
Situated between Jeffrey's Bay and Port Elizabeth lies African Dawn a truly beautiful bird and wildlife sanctuary, featuring a endangered cat breeding program and ...

Cycling / Family Entertainment / Sports & Leisure

JBay Bike Park

Stay? Thornhill Accommodation
The Eastern Cape bushveld provides magnificent landscapes for those who love the outdoors. The JBay Bike Park is ideally located just outside the surfing Mecca of ...

Family Entertainment / Horse Riding

Thornhill Equestrian

Stay? Thornhill Accommodation
Thornhill is a small suburb on the outskirts of Port Elizabeth that is occupied by farms and smallholdings. It is green, lush and beautiful; taking full advantage ...

Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Van Stadens Wildflower Reserve Hikes

Overnight? Accommodation in Van Stadens
Start: Van Staden's Wildflower Reserve, 35 km west of Port Elizabeth Finish: Van Staden's Wildflower Reserve Duration: 3 and 6 km Fitness: easy Our tip: no ...

Cycling / Sports & Leisure

3 Rivers MTB Trails

Stay? Thornhill Accommodation
Where: Thornhill, Jeffreys Bay Level: technical, but not difficult; beginners welcome (kids under 12 get in for free) Type of route: three trails; 14 km – 60 km, ...

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6.7 km away / Nature Reserves / Birding

Visit the Van Stadens Flower Reserve

Overnight? Accommodation in Van Stadens
Enjoy a family day out at Van Stadens Wild Flower Reserve. This is a 500 hectare floral wonderland reserve and is located 35km from Port Elizabeth, bisected by the ...

7.7 km away / Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Longmore Forest MTB Route

Overnight? Accommodation in Hankey
This long trail is perfect for the intermediate mountain biker and can take between 2 hours to a few days to complete (if you wanted to come back to cover all ...

8.6 km away / Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs / Casual Dining

Falcon Rock Country Restaurant

Overnight? Accommodation in Van Stadens
Falcon Rock is nestled at the foot of the Lady’s Slipper Mountains near Van Stadens Gorge. These perfect surrounds create the idyllic setting for this boma-style ...

11.4 km away / Beaches & Pools

Gamtoos River Mouth

Overnight? Accommodation in Humansdorp
The Gamtoos River winds its way through the Eastern Cape bushveld, providing warm, calm waters in which to swim, frolic and fish. It is a fabulous base for those ...

11.5 km away / Family Entertainment / Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Slipperfields MTB Trails

Overnight? Accommodation in Uitenhage
Where: Old Cape Road near Uitenhage, just outside PE Level: all levels; also for trail runners Type of route: cross-country with single-track and gravel farm ...

11.6 km away / 4x4 Trails

Off-Camber 4x4 Trail

Overnight? Accommodation in Van Stadens
Experience the pristine beauty of the Eastern Cape Province just 40 kilometres outside of Port Elizabeth on the Off-Camber 4x4 Trail. This route is situated in the ...

14.1 km away / Beaches & Pools

Van Stadens Beach

Overnight? Accommodation in Van Stadens
Van Stadens, as an area, lies about 45 kilometres from Port Elizabeth; almost halfway to Jeffrey’s Bay. It is characterised by the deep gorge, the Van Stadens River ...

18.2 km away / Beaches & Pools

Maitlands Beach

Overnight? Accommodation in Maitlands
Maitland Beach, known by locals simply as Maitlands, is an exquisite beach that is expansive and pristine. It is known for its seemingly endless stretches of white ...

18.4 km away / Horse Riding

Papiesfontein Beach Horse Rides

Overnight? Accommodation in Jeffreys Bay
The serenity of a restful trot along the shore of the Indian Ocean is juxtaposed by adrenalin-inducing gallops; the bracing sea air filling your lungs and the cool ...

18.7 km away / Family Entertainment / Farm Stalls & Markets

Lady Slipper Farm Market

Overnight? Accommodation in Greenbushes
On the outskirts of the Friendly City, about 40 minutes from most of the holiday accommodation in Port Elizabeth, is the Lady Slipper Farmers’ Market. This is an ...

18.7 km away / Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

De Stades Trail

Overnight? Accommodation in Port Elizabeth
Start: Maitland Nature Reserve, west of Port Elizabeth, parking is just before the junction of the M9 with De Stades road Finish: where you started (it’s a ...

21.4 km away / Beaches & Pools

Beachview Beach

Overnight? Accommodation in Beachview
While Port Elizabeth is known for its beautiful coastline, Beachview offers something completely different from the usual swimming beaches. This entire area is more ...

21.8 km away / Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Hopewell MTB Trails

Overnight? Accommodation in Greenbushes
Where: 15 minutes' south of Port Elizabeth, 10 minutes' from the Baywest Mall Level: across the board – beginner to advanced Type of route: purpose-built single ...

22.7 km away / Hiking Trails / Nature Reserves

Bushbuck Walking Trail

Overnight? Accommodation in Port Elizabeth
Situated with The Island Nature Reserve, the Bushbuck Walking trail consists of a number of interlinking loops that are all circular for your convenience. The ...

22.8 km away / Wheelchair Friendly / Nature Reserves

Visit the Island Nature Reserve

Overnight? Accommodation in Seaview
Spend the day at The Island Nature Reserve. The reserve is located approximately 25 km from Port Elizabeth and accessed via the Seaview Road turn off along the ...

Thornhill as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

Alexandria, Bathurst, Blue Horizon Bay, Boesmansriviermond, Cannon Rocks, Cape St Francis, East London, Humansdorp, Jeffreys Bay, Kariega, Kenton On Sea, Kidds Beach, Kleinemonde, Oyster Bay, Port Alfred, Port Elizabeth, St Francis Bay, Tsitsikamma, Winterstrand

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