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Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve

#48 of 304 things to do in KwaZulu-Natal Features Animals
South Africa
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A well worth place to visit when you are on holiday in the South Coast. Easily accessible and the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Durban, South Africa
Poor management and signage a nail in the coffin

My wife and I recently went on a day excursion to Oribi Gorge from Pennington. Setting off on our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A well worth place to visit when you are on holiday in the South Coast. Easily accessible and the scenery and views are exceptional. Do not hesitate to ask questions if you are not sure about anything. You have to have a head for heights...More

Thank indiraSouthAfrica
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently went on a day excursion to Oribi Gorge from Pennington. Setting off on our trip we tried to look for some info on the internet. I was appalled by the lack of information available. We eventually set off in the...More

Thank Wikus M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Gorge is only about 4km off the N2 about 20 km North of Port Shepstone. It is really worth making a hour or two or more detour when travelling past. If you are staying over in the area there are numerous beautiful walks one...More

Thank KlaasFH
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Upon arrival we did not know what to expect. Paid our day fees at the curio shop and set off to explore the gorge. We took the first road to the left and was pleasantly surprised by the spectacular views! I had memories of my...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed June 18, 2017

Oribi Gorge offers spectacular scenic views. Walk on the extension bridges and visit also the Bushman caves with Bushman paintings.

Thank hannesmyburgh
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Crispy morning air. Wonderful views, wildlife and small creatures if you are a nature lover. Birding for the bird watchers.

Thank Lyn691
Reviewed June 5, 2017

What a fantastic place ! Love it being so close to nature ,Myself and my fiance came for a outing our first time so much to see . We had lunch at the restaurant over looking the dam ,after lunch we took a drive through...More

Thank graham a
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

We visited Oribi Gorge on Easter Monday. We headed straight to the zip lines. It was extremely windy and the reception advised us to watch some other people first before we committed (which was helpful). We went ahead and my 2 children (aged 8 and...More

Thank Roosquared
Reviewed February 28, 2017

Amazing views and walks , game viewing ,adventure activities such as zip lining , cycling, fishing on the lake and a nice restaurant . Highly recommend a trip to Oribi Gorge perfect for a weekend away.

Thank Treetops34
Reviewed February 2, 2017

Oribi Gorge is a place very close to pure heaven. Nature is beautiful in natural mountain surroundings and cliffs, with the Umzimkulu river running down the gorge. Birdlife and butterflies are one of the smaller attractions, not to mention the many antelope and plantlife. I...More

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Response from Treetops34 | Reviewed this property |
We drove a Citroen 1400 didn't have a problem a couple of stretches we had to drive slower but was generally not a problem on clearance .