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Address: Northern end of the Drakensberg mountain range, South Africa
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$92.36*
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Panaroma Route Guided Day Tour from Hazyview
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Full-Day Blyde River Canyon Tour from Nelspruit, Whiteriver or Hazyview
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$165.31*
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Panorama Route Private Day Tour from Hazyview

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Great view of the canyons and the roundavels

We loved the views of the canyon and we felt this was the best attraction on the panoramic route. It is a pity that there are no ''longer'' walks around the canyon (like at the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Nicole B
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Uithoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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Uithoorn, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved the views of the canyon and we felt this was the best attraction on the panoramic route. It is a pity that there are no ''longer'' walks around the canyon (like at the Grand Canyon). If you don't want to pay for the view you can stop at a look-out at the panoramic route and enjoy the Blyde... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful scenic and worth the trip. Nice market off African art manufactured by the local community.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Situated right next the Blyde River Canon. Great views and lots of opportunities to take pics , very easy to access.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

We where there in some foggy weather so the views where a little off (we saw about 2,5 roundavels max :)), but still a must see!

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

We were doing a tour of the waterfalls and visited this one. Well worth visiting. I don't feel that as you have to pay to visit this tourist site, the public toilets could be improved. Two ladies toilets, with no running water apart from an outside tap, and scores of tourist buses, is not really acceptable. We visited waterfalls that... More 

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Centurion, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

As we came along the road from Graskop, just past the Lowveld view site we got our first glimpse of the magnificent Three Roundavels. Entrance was a mere ZAR20.00 per person which is in our opinion nothing in comparison to the glorious views of the Blyderiver Canyon, the three Roundavels and the Blyderivierpoortdam. The parking area is a short drive... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

There are 2 areas to really take in the views of Blyde Canyon. My husband sat at the edge of the rock in this photo for a fantastic background view. If you're not afraid of heights, this place makes you feel humble and appreciative of the amazing natural sites in South Africa. Great location for photos.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful view of the Three Roundavels. Well worth the price getting in. Little to no information about why these three mountains have this name. Also no coffee shop, would have been nice to have a drunk and look at the view.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

The views are amazing and the surrounding area so beautiful. The area is well cared for and we did not mind paying the entrance fee (discount for pensioner). Worth the detour to get there.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

The Three Roundavels is incredible. Never had I seen such a sight. The viewpoint from the top is spectacular, the sight will take your breath away. It's easy to get to, there's a car park quite close and it's just a short walk from the car park. Try and avoid being there when the tourist buses are there as they... More 

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