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Waterval Rust en Vrede

Cango Caves Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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A wonderful experience

Along an extremely good graded road ( about 11k) after paying R53 to the Oudtshoon man on the gate... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
A hidden beauty

A bit of a drive on a dirt road leads you to this hidden gem. You will need to park and climb... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Johannesburg, South Africa
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Cango Caves Road, Oudtshoorn 6625, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Along an extremely good graded road ( about 11k) after paying R53 to the Oudtshoon man on the gate ( per Car) it is another 3 k to the parking area . About 300 metres to the waterfalls . It was 40 c however by...More

1  Thank travellerbazza
Reviewed 5 January 2017

A bit of a drive on a dirt road leads you to this hidden gem. You will need to park and climb through about 300 metres of rock pathway to reach the beautiful waterfall. Some parts are a bit muddy so take comfy shoes, we...More

Thank Cocamijo
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing. Trip off the beaten track .lovely and tranquil in the Knopf. Waterways clean and water sweet. Well looked after and maintain . A hidden treasure after visiting the cango caves

2  Thank Pierrescuba
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Clearly signposted just before you get to the Cango Caves. A turn to the right on to a mainly dirt road - but easy motoring. Now costs R53 per vehicle. (from a little hut to the side of the gate - if there is no...More

Thank Barrie T
Reviewed 4 August 2016

well its a trip for the whole family out in the mountains. their is a camping site to enjoy and different hiking trails to enjoy

Thank Jannie V
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

This is my second visit and it is truly a majestic sight. Still in very dry conditions this waterfall did not disappoint. A great next stop after completion of Cango Caves. A definite add to anyone's bucket list.

Thank Chutzpah78
Reviewed 5 May 2016

stunning a must to see. Magnificent view. Road not to bad. Braai facilities outside bring your picnic to experience the nature. Pretty cool

Thank swanemm
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

What a great view. Make sure to pack your costume and bring a picnic basket. Bring along the whole family, although this is not wheelchair friendly and it requires you to take a short hike, but it is well worth it.

Thank Cherin v
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

This waterfall is like a dream, long drive on a terrible road but hey it will be a good surprise if you arrive there :) take a camera, no need for water or sunblock just take your time and enjoy it !

Thank Sven A
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We travelled to the waterfall using a sat nav, she got lost! No sattelite or mobile phone reception beyond a certain point. On a dirt road that is a bit bad in places so take it easy driving there. Pay a nominal entrance fee, per...More

1  Thank Whopple
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