207 Things To Do in Mpumalanga

The beauty of Mpumalanga, the place where the sun rises, is not easily surpassed, and the access visitors have to incredible scenery, mountain landscape, sweeping rivers, waterfalls, misty valleys and the lowveld’s myriad game parks make the north-eastern province a popular choice. Blyde River Canyon, the world's third largest canyon, is just one of the highlights, which also include Sudwala Caves, Bourkes Luck Potholes, the southern Kruger Park, the Berlin Falls, God's Window and the Three Rondawels. Add to this list the quaint villages of Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton, Sabie and the Songimvelo Game Reserve, and its allure is easily understood.

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Hazyview Big Game & Wildlife

Elephant-Back Safari

There is something magical about swaying through the African bush on the back of an elephant. The 12 fully trained African elephants arrived at Kapama Private Game Reserve in early 2002, after being relocated from ...

Kaapmuiden Religious / Spiritual / Sight Seeing

Boondocks Labyrinth

The ancient practice of labyrinth walking is known as the laying on of feet. In a garden on a mountain top amidst a ancient woodland village of Baboons, Bushbuck, Impala, Grey Duikers, Klipspringer, Kudu, Monkeys, ...

Middelburg Dams & Vleis / Cruises / Nature Reserves

Spend a day at the Loskop Dam

If you find yourself in Middelburg why not visit the malaria free area of the Loskop Dam? There are almost 70 species of mammals in the Loskop Dam reserve including three of the Big 5; white rhino, buffalo and ...

Pilgrims Rest Hiking Trails

Prospector's Hiking Trail

Start: just outside Pilgrim's Rest at either Morgenzon plantation or Pilgrim's Rest hut Finish: back where you started Duration: five days, 62.5 km Fitness: fit Our tip: Hikers are often unprepared for the ...

Piet Retief Hiking Trails

Grey Rhebok Hiking Trails

Start: Donkerhoek Road between Amersfoort and Piet Retief Finish: base camp Duration: 5 different trails that range between 300 metres and 11km Fitness: the first 3 trails are not difficult and perfect for the ...

Blyde River Canyon Hiking Trails / Sight Seeing

Blyderivierspoort Hiking Trail

Start: God's Window Finish: Bourke's Luck or Swadini (depending on whether you're doing three or five days) Duration: 3 - 5 days (the last two days are optional) 60 km Fitness: reasonable fitness Our tip: book ...

Kaapsehoop Cycling / Family Entertainment

Kaapsehoop Scootours

Kaapsehoop is unrivalled in the green scenery and verdant beauty that it offers, thanks to being nestled high on an escarpment in the Mpumalanga Province, just outside Nelspruit. Misty mountains are occupied by ...

Pilgrims Rest Museums

Alanglade House Museum

Located just north of the village and build in 1915 by Transvaal Gold Mining Estates, Alanglade was the residence of the mine manager until 1972 when the last mine was finally closed. This large and graceful ...

Hazyview Cultural Villages

Visit Shangana Cultural Village

Midway between the Blyde River Canyon and the Kruger National Park, the residents of the traditional villages of Shangana invite guests to share in the way of life of the Shangaan people. The picturesque villages ...

Barberton Sight Seeing / Museums

Take a Tour of Barberton

Take a short day trip to Barberton for a cultural, natural and historical injection. This Mpumalanga town was founded in the Gold Rush, and still bears the marks of this incredibly exciting time in South Africa’s ...

Hazyview Scenic Flights

Mountain Magic Helicopter Flight

This is an exhilarating one-hour flight offered by Regent Exclusive Safaris that swoops over deep and mysterious gorges, through lush valleys bursting with vegetation and colour. The Jetranger will linger above ...

Hazyview Scenic Flights

Hot Air Balloon Flights from Hazyview

Balloon flights take place in the very early morning before the earth heats up. The launch site is in the beautiful Sabie River Valley. Depending on the wind direction, the balloon may float over fruit orchards ...

Kruger National Park Big Game & Wildlife

Kruger Park Safari

The largest game reserve in South Africa, the Kruger National Park is larger than Israel. Nearly 2 million hectares of land that stretch for 352 kilometres (20 000 square kilometres) from north to south along the ...

Hazyview Animal Sanctuaries / Wheelchair Friendly

Visit Perry's Bridge Reptile Park

This is your chance to get up close and personal with some of South Africa and the world's most venomous snakes, as well as large constrictors, crocodilians, lizards, tortoises and frogs. The Perry's Bridge ...

Hazyview Extreme Sports

Quad Biking at Idle & Wild

We offer the excitement of quad bike trails in Hazyview in the scenic riverine area in and around the Sabie River Valley and the bushveld surrounding the Kruger National Park. An experienced guide leads all ...

Mpumalanga as a destination

If you are considering visiting Mpumalanga or have already booked your Mpumalanga accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Mpumalanga, or view the events that are taking place in Mpumalanga during your stay, or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Tourist regions

Cosmos Country, Cultural Heartland, Grass & Wetlands, Greater Kruger National Park, Highlands Meander, Lowveld Legogote, Panorama Route, Wild Frontier

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