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Nahoon Estuary Nature Reserve

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A lovely peaceful walk in nature. Through the trees, mangrove swamps and along the beach. A... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
East London, South Africa

Very safe to walk to the beach which is very clean and has white sand scenery breathtaking swimming... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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| North-East bank of the Nahoon River Mouth, East London 5241, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely peaceful walk in nature. Through the trees, mangrove swamps and along the beach. A wonderful experience.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Visithisplace
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very safe to walk to the beach which is very clean and has white sand scenery breathtaking swimming safe for children

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Intra066
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Don't miss this even if you just stop for a 1 hour stroll. Loads of fauna & flora interest, helpful on-site game-ranger. The ramp path has been destroyed towards the end but you can still safely stroll through the estuary at low tide. The mangrove...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CultjaVultja
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Very clean....very good place for picnics. Very natural. Nice pools for swimming on the river, however may become too deep during high tides

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Tapiwa1983
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Bring the kids to have a nice Sunday breakfast. Activities for them to keep them busy. Enjoy the sun and the breeze. Be in the nature. Nice fresh air.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ConnieC1291
Reviewed June 26, 2018

We are a member of the Nahooners so have access to the reserve at any time. It is a favourite spot of ours if we have visitors as we can walk in the reserve safely and it is interesting varied and well maintained. it is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank EastLondonEjs
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We did not have much time, but spent about two hours on the beach in the afternoon in the middle of the week in winter. Dogs are very common on the beach and families enjoy this long, shallow beach tremendously. With the headlands on both...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 329halinav
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for a walk along the river and beach. It was a beautiful calm day, just perfect. It is a pity the people of East London don’t pick up their dog poop’s. It is lovely to see families and dogs on...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 772JacquiT
Reviewed January 22, 2018

A must see, walk from Nahoon point. Easy walk way to enjoy the sea and bird life. Restaurant facilities.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MalindaVC
Reviewed January 7, 2018

It is really lovely and the walks are easy. It also offers birding opportunities. It is easy to find and lovely for a break from the beach. The boardwalk is neglected and in places could cause an accident to an unsuspecting person enjoying the surroundings....More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank lfrauenstein
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January 22, 2019|
Response from CultjaVultja | Reviewed this property |
Nahoon reserve can be a 1 hour excursion with a picnic basket if you like, its gorgeous but it can be a quicky hike and still worth it.
December 6, 2017|
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Response from GDTravelsMargateRSA | Reviewed this property |
Sorry only saw the question today . We went at about 1000hrs