In the 'hood, Blyde River Canyon as a destination

The Blyde River Canyon Reserve extends along the Blyde River Canyon's winding path, which at every turn offers more and more impressive views over sheer edges dropping 800m into the riverbed. The fresh mountain scenery and panoramic views over the Klein Drakensberg escarpment are quite spectacular and give the area its name of 'Panorama Route'. Viewpoints are named for the spectacle they offer, ... cont.

3 Canyon Game Reserve, Blyde River Canyon, Panorama Route, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Directions to Bona Intaba Game Lodge

From Johannesburg:
Head towards Witbank, Belfast, Dullstroom, Lydenburg, Ohrigstad to Hoedspruit.
Once past the JG Strydom Tunnel follow the Blyde One Stop signs for 24km just before the Blyde One Stop / Blyde River Bridge (18km from Hoedspruit) turn right into the Driehoek Road.
Follow road for 3km to the sign on the right Canyon Game Reserve turn right and follow the dirt road for 3km to the main entrance gate.
Once through the gate follow dirt road (pass dam on left) to No.3 (1.5 km).

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (5.5 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (10 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (25 km)
  • Bus Line (25 km)
  • Business Services (25 km)
  • Car Hire (25 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (25 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (25 km)
  • Grocery Store (25 km)
  • Internet Caf (25 km)
  • Laundromat (25 km)
  • Post Office (25 km)
  • Shopping Mall (25 km)
  • Train Station (25 km)
  • Airport (50 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Abseiling
  • Bird watching
  • Climbing (mountain / rock)
  • Cycling paths
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Hiking trails
  • Hot air ballooning
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kloofing
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Quad biking
  • River cruises
  • Swimming

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