6 Things To Do in Blyde River Canyon

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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 ...

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 ...

Sabi Sands Scenic Flights / Sight Seeing

Helicopter flight over Blyde River Canyon

Take a helicopter flight from the exclusive Lion Sands Private Game Reserve to the Blyde River Canyon in Mpumalanga. This must be the most spectacular way of viewing the northern Drakensberg, which is host to ...

Blyde River Canyon Hiking Trails

Hippo Trail

Feeling energetic? Looking for a fun challenge? Well get on your hiking gear and head to the Blyde River Canyon and get on the Hippo Trail. The route is roughly 18 kilometers from beginning to end and it is ...

Blyde River Canyon Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Kadishi Trail

There are a couple of trails available from the Blyde Canyon Forever Resort in Mpumalanga that include the Guinea Fowl and the Leopard Nature Trails, but the Kadishi-Tufa trail is the one to look out for, although ...

Panorama Route Sight Seeing / Cruises

Blyde Boat Cruise

The Blyde River Canyon is the third-largest canyon on the planet, and the largest green canyon on earth. This is thanks to the verdant greenery that drapes its slopes and nestles in its crevices. As such, it is ...

Also see 50 Things To Do in Panorama Route

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Graskop Cafés & Eateries / Cafés & Coffee Shops

Pancakes at Harrys Pancake Shop

Harrys Pancake Shop is famous for its delicious sweet and savoury pancakes. The shop is located in the town of Graskop in and it’s traditional to stop off here for a pancake when en-route to the Blyde River Canyon ...

Hazyview Animal Sanctuaries

Interact with the Elephants

There are various activities on offer for visitors to Elephant Whispers. The hour long Interaction offers guests the opportunity to meet each elephant and exchange trunk greetings. Guests can touch the elephant’s ...

Graskop Sight Seeing

Visit the Bourke's Luck Potholes

In the 'Land of the rising sun' a 'river of sorrow' was met by a rush of 'joy' and together they carved out 'nature's wishing well'. In the native Zulu tribal language this Mpumalanga province was melodiously named ...

Sabie Sight Seeing / Scenic Drives / Cultural Villages

Self Drive the Escarpment Route

Take a little escape on the Escarpment Route, a specific section of the greater Panorama Route. Buckle up and head out on the road of the 'land of the rising sun' with a journey departure timed with the sunrise ...

Sabie Forests / Birding

Self Drive the Sabie River Route

Dignified Drakensberg ridges inaugurate the Sabie River Route of which some sites are settled within strolling strides of the like-named country town, Sabie. These mountains of Mpumalanga shepherd the sweeping ...

Sabie Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Smokey Train Diner

Situated in the the town of Sabie, in South Africa's Mpumalanga Province, Smokeys Train Diner offers fine dining in a unique, relaxed atmosphere. We include a large variety of dishes on our menu including steaks, ...

Sabie Farm Stalls & Markets / Cafés & Eateries / Arts & Crafts

Browse a while at The Wild Fig Tree

Browse the Shoppe, browse the Internet or browse the yummy menu! The highly recommended Wild Fig Tree Restaurant & Coffee Shop in Sabie also features an Internet Cafe and Curio Shop. Very convenient for picking up ...

Hazyview Cafés & Coffee Shops / Cafés & Eateries / Wine Tours & Tasting

The Windmill Wine Shop

The Windmill Wine Shop in Hazyview offers a small but unique selection of Cape Wines changing regularly according to wine trends in a relaxed buying atmosphere with knowledgeable advice to hand. As always ...

Pilgrims Rest Cafés & Coffee Shops / Cafés & Eateries

Pilgrim's Pantry

Well known for its delicious pancakes, waffles and home-made pies, Pilgrim's Pantry is a welcome stop on a trip through the Panorama Route. Open every day for breakfast and lunch, you will experience friendly ...

Blyde River Canyon as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

Graskop, Hazyview, Kiepersol, Ohrigstad, Pilgrims Rest, Sabie, White River

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