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Corner of Falls Drive & Morling Street, Howick, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Magnificent! The boys absolutely enjoyed it howick falls. We will certainly be back here. There are many other interesting things to do in this area including Piggly Wiggly, Farmer’s Daughter (family restaurant) etc

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An unexpected stop on my way to my destination. The 4th highest waterfall in SA, definitely worth a quick visit. The waterfall was strong, I can only imagine how it would be during rainy season.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

My family of 4 took a brief stopover at Howick Falls en driving route from Durban to Drakensberg and were pleasantly surprised. It is impressive mainly because of it’s height. There are several signs of different famous waterfalls all around the world on one pole...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

The waterfall itself is lovely - as thundering waters usually are - but the area around it is run-down. Locals also use this particular fall for what seemed to be washing, so the pool at the bottom is a murky, unnaturally bright shade of green....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Good time to visit is late afternoon. Plenty of water on falls at moment.lots of street traders in road free parking.also the town is a good visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Trevor M
Reviewed April 3, 2019

This is an amazing little place to see the falls. There are many booths set up to purchase African crafts. There is a lookoff to see the falls. On the top of the falls you can see the local women doing their wash.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

The waterfall is pretty but not really worth the 25 min drive from where we were staying. Nothing to phone home about.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019

Most spectacular in the Summer or Spring when there as been a lot of rain. The walk down to the plunge pool is a MUST!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Firefox330
Reviewed March 23, 2019

It was amazing to visit Howick Falls but it is sad to see that the area is not kept clean and neat. Visitors should also use the rubbish bins provided. Look after nature and reap the benefits later

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed February 19, 2019

These falls would be much more impressive in Europe but not in Africa where the scale of nature is somehow much greater. Additionally given the surrounding plethora of street traders, litter and over exuberant locals it's not really worthwhile making a detour for this particular...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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SinqobileM1
August 31, 2018|
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Response from 365giannad | Reviewed this property |
There is a picnic spot. Not sure about making a fire though
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August 23, 2018|
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Response from Jaxw1962 | Reviewed this property |
No entry fee. It’s basically a view site with an hour or so walk to bottom of Falls. It’s a child-friendly walk but for security/safety I suggest you walk in a group of at least 4 people. There are lots of craft stalls and... More
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