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Three Roundavels

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Address: Northern end of the Drakensberg mountain range, South Africa
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Just awesome scenery

These three rock formations make a fantastic backdrop to any "I was there" photograph - especially with the Blyde river running in front of them

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
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Guildford
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74 reviews 74 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

These three rock formations make a fantastic backdrop to any "I was there" photograph - especially with the Blyde river running in front of them

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is a South Africa post card view. A must see but do try and do a hike through the Blyde River, it is even more amazing!

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Johannesburg
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This area is simply stunning! I could have stood here all day taking in all the beauty the the 3 rondawels and the surrounds have to offer.

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Menlo Park, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This was a delightful surprise on our trip to South Africa. Less frequently visited but the vistas from the Three Rondavels is breathtaking. There are many view points along the Panorama Route but this is the one to stop out. Definately, walk around and see the view from different angles. Between the sun, clouds, river, mountains, canyon...it's amazing. There is... More 

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Pretoria
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80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This must be the most impressive vistas of the Blyde River Canyon and the whole of the Panorama Route. Plan your trip to finish off at this View Point and you will not be disappointed. There are two view points and make sure you visit both as they offer different views of the Roundavels and the Sundial at the enetrance... More 

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Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

the view was just beautiful we loved it there, if you are acrophobia i wouldn't advice it. but other than that it really beautiful

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Waalwijk
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

One of the most, if not the most spectacular spot on the panorama route. It is spectacular. Looks a little like the Grand Canyon but than in Africa. Impressive how nature has formed these canyons. We also saw baboons !!! Icing on the cake.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The viewpoint over the Three Roundevals is in my opinion the best in the Panorama route. Note that there are two viewing points here - one trail starts in front of the souvenir shops, while the other starts at the far end of the road - this 2nd one provides much better views over both the roundevals and the lake... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

What a story the landmarks tell, very accessible and affordable. What a site, including the stream at the foot of the Roundavels.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

A photographers dream lots of different landscapes and gorges etc to phot but once again have to pay for a view which has no maintenance cost

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