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Queen Elizabeth Park

#13 of 24 things to do in Pietermaritzburg Features Animals
Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
+27 33 845 1344
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Quiet in the city

Queen Elizabeth Park is run by Ezemvelo wildlife and as such has a huge organisation behind it... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
GillZAl
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
i love being close to nature.

this park with its magnificent view overlooking a golf course.view of of some parts ot the city... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Charmaine S
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Pietermaritzburg
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10 Apr 2017
“Quiet in the city”
22 Aug 2016
“i love being close to nature.”
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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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+27 33 845 1344
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Queen Elizabeth Park is run by Ezemvelo wildlife and as such has a huge organisation behind it. There is a reasonably well stocked curio shop and bookings can be made for the various parks under their jurisdiction.. The main attractions for me are the antelope...More

Thank GillZAl
Reviewed 23 August 2016

this park with its magnificent view overlooking a golf course.view of of some parts ot the city. the animals in the park , the walking troals for those who love to walk or jog.close the victoria country club and golf course, lovely picnic spost and...More

Thank Charmaine S
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This park is a fantastic retreat from the city. It's small, and has seen better days: the roads aren't in great condition, and the education centre clearly hasn't been used in years. However, this doesn't make a difference to the visit: it's clean, safe, and...More

1  Thank BrightonBug
Reviewed 29 June 2016

highly rated especially for hikes. their 3km hike is absolutely invigorating. Love the dassie colony they have living close to the buildings and in the drains

Thank nirvaansingh111
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I was amazed to find QE Park so close to home. It is absolutely fantastic to have a hiking, picnicing and all time chilling spot right on my doorstep. There's braai facilities, nature trails and nice playspots for the kids. Amazing Birds and butterflies too!

Thank delaine c
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This park is great for walking, picnics and taking children to explore and enjoy the views and nature

1  Thank Aaltjie
Reviewed 31 March 2015

For a quick break away from a otherwise busy day the Queen Park offers a perfect retreat. Lots of plants to see, and good photographic opportunities

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 28 January 2014

I always enjoy a visit to Queen Elizabeth Park when I'm visiting Pietermaritzburg. It's peaceful, and quiet. While it hasn't had rhino for about 20 years (maybe more!) its still a thrill to see the zebra's and rooibok. It's great in the early mornings for...More

3  Thank Lady_Tam
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Sorrounded by large trees and lots of wide open spaces. Small but, has many nooks and crannies for wonderful family picnics. Have been visiting the park when I was little with my parents and now still visit regularly with my wife and daughters.

4  Thank Ravesh
Reviewed 24 July 2012

A few buck, a zebra or two and plenty of monkeys. Pleasant if you are a local but not worth a special visit.

2  Thank ditz-day
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