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Meiringspoort Waterfall

De Rust, South Africa
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Wonderful place, spectacular scenery

We went to Meiringspoort after driving through the pass. What a spectacular drive. This should not... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Anna C
via mobile
MEIRINGSPOORT

Awesome with the waterfall and beauty of nature... nature that is so perfect and the beauty of our... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
amandagrobler7
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Meyerton, South Africa
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3 weeks ago
“Wonderful place, spectacular scenery ”
Apr 12, 2017
“MEIRINGSPOORT”
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De Rust, South Africa

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Meiringspoort after driving through the pass. What a spectacular drive. This should not be missed. And the waterfall is worth a visit even if you're not interested in the drive. We stopped on the way back to oudtshoorn from Prince Albert. As...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Awesome with the waterfall and beauty of nature... nature that is so perfect and the beauty of our country surely surpasses our wildest expectations

Thank amandagrobler7
Reviewed April 11, 2017

This is a must!!!!! Stop enjoy the waterfall, the river the mountains wich leaves you breathless. And after thevstorm that we had in the Swartberg mountains with all the rivers and watervalls running. Amazing. The walkways to Rust and Vrede has been washed away. Butttt...More

Thank altatheart
Reviewed March 11, 2017

After driving from De Rust we had a relaxing drive through the pass to reach the waterfall which is quite an easy walk up to the viewing point which is not very far at all, only about 5-10 minutes and we met quite a few...More

Thank Jacky C
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Amazing rock formations and rich South African history await visitors who take the time to visit the poort. A fairly easy walk takes one to the waterfall and rock pool which is suitable for a refreshing swim. Sadly many visitors do not take the time...More

Thank Rambling-Eric
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Spend a morning enjoying the crystal clear, crisp mountain water. A natural rock pool more pristine that this I have never come across. Swimming here has been a highlight for our whole family. The bathrooms at the entrance are in excellent condition. What a shame...More

Thank vixstroud
Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

Popular attraction as we were surrounded by about 100 other people frolicking in the waterfalls, jumping off cliffs etc. It's a full day outing for many people with families, so if its a peaceful waterfall setting you're looking for - perhaps don't visit in peak...More

1  Thank Kyla T
Reviewed January 7, 2017

Plenty of parking, be sure to visit the exhibition giving the history of the pass. The walk to the waterfall is a bit rough but an easy walk and worth a visit

Thank UKvisitor1234
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Took this drive in the advice of the hosts at our accommodation and the views and sheer ledges of the pass were stunning and well worth the drive, can highly recommend it

Thank Dinny10
Reviewed January 4, 2017

There is a walk up to the waterfall so not suitable for physically challenged take your bathing costume and towel as there is a natural pool

Thank Laura L
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L8731BApierrem
Is there braai facilities available at the falls
December 24, 2016|
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Response from Shaun S | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately not. Picnic is the answer. Take all with you. No stalls or anything
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pauline f
Bonjours à vous J`aimerais savoir si la saison des plûits a commencé en novembre. Je serai dans la région due 4 au 6 nov l`endroit me semble bien beau merci Bonne journée Pauline
June 11, 2015|
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