SOUTH AFRICA THE BEAUTIFUL Panorama Waterfalls The Sabie Falls (South of Graskop ) - A short walk brings you to a viewpoint where the waterfall plunges 35 metres (115 ft) down the Sabie Gorge. The foundations of an old hydro-electric plant - from where Sabie obtained its electric power in 1907 - can still be seen at the bottom of the falls.
SOUTH AFRICA THE BEAUTIFUL The world famous Drakensberg Amphitheater is one of the most beautiful and impressive geographical features on the face of the Earth. It is a rock wall of 5km (3 miles) long and 500 meters (546 yards) high. The Tugela Falls at 948 meters high as it travels east to the Indian Ocean.
Blyde River Canyon, Mpumalanga, South Africa. The Blyde River Canyon, Mpumalanga, South Africa. The Three Rondavels are seen to the right of the center of this view. While it is difficult to compare canyons world-wide, Blyde River Canyon is one of the largest canyons on Earth, and it may be the largest 'green canyon' due to its lush subtropical foliage. It has some of the deepest precipitous cliffs of any canyon on the planet. It is known as one of the great wonders of nature on the…
SOUTH AFRICA THE BEAUTIFUL :: Panorama Waterfalls :: The Forest Falls (South of Graskop ) - A refreshing walk that takes you through fragrant pine forests to the falls - the only waterfall in the area that is wider than what it is high.
Bourke’s Luck Potholes in Mpumalanga province are a series of natural geological formations that seem nearer to art than nature. Formed by centuries of water flowing through the landscape, this natural attraction is made up of inter-connected pools, interlaced with sandstone outcrops.
SOUTH AFRICA THE BEAUTIFUL :: Panorama Waterfalls :: The Mac Mac Falls (South of Graskop ) - The 65 metres (213 ft) high Mac Mac Falls in the Mac Mac River has been declared a National Monument. This waterfall was originally a single stream, but gold miners blasted it with dynamite to divert the river in an attempt to work the rich gold-bearing reef over which it plunges.
SOUTH AFRICA THE BEAUTIFUL :: Panorama Waterfalls :: The Lone Creek Falls (South of Graskop) - A short (200m) walk through an indigenous forest takes you to the bottom of the falls. The 35 metres (115 ft) high waterfall is a declared National Monument and is one of the well-known landmarks in the Sabie area.
SOUTH AFRICA THE BEAUTIFUL :: Panorama Waterfalls :: The Horse Shoe Falls (South of Graskop) These unusual falls, although not very high, are horseshoe shaped and have been declared a national monument. While doing a short walk through the beautiful landscape that leads to the cascade-type falls, the opportunity to spot magnificent birdlife and other wildlife is not uncommon. Horseshoe Falls is also a popular venue for trout fishing.
God’s Window is one the Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve’s most spectacular viewpoints, with astonishing views over South Africa’s Lowveld (so-named because it is much lower than the high escarpment along which the Panorama Route runs. At God’s Window, majestic cliffs plunge down 700m and, on a clear day, you'll be able to see over the famous Kruger National Park towards the Lebombo Mountains on South Africa’s border Mozambique.