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The Garden Route and the Little Karoo Sights

Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park

  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 11/14/2014

Fodor's Review

This 299,000-acre reserve stretches east along the coast for 31 km (19 miles). A wetlands paradise, the park draws birders from all over the country to its two blinds. Several walking trails wind through the park alongside lakes, rivers, and the sea. A relatively gentle option is the 45-minute Woodville Big Tree Walk, which takes you past an 800-year-old yellowwood tree and into the indigenous forest.

Sight Information


Wilderness, 6560, South Africa




Sight Details:

  • R100
  • Daily 7–6

Updated 11/14/2014


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