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Activities within 2km of the lodge

 

bigtree

The Plaatbos Nature Walk experience the tranquility of forest that brings calmness to mind and soul.
The Goesa Nature Walk is a short walk along the roots of Hard Pear trees with streams and beautiful Tree Ferns.
The Ratel Nature Walk includes the majestic 900 year old Big Tree and traverses through the rain forest with a jungle appearance.
The Paul Sauer Bridge (4 km away) and also known as the Storms River Bridge, is a concrete arch bridge that spans across the imposing gorge. Completed in 1955, has w walkway next to and under the bridge which offers views down into the gorge.

bike

The Plaatbos Cycle Route
a 22 km route along the old Storms River Pass, with scenic views of the indigenous forest and gorge to the View Point.

sedgeway

Segway Tours
1 or 2 hour guided tours available and includes a 10 minute training session. The tour winds through our local pine forest, township and village.
Bookings essential at +27 (0) 81 320 3977 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

tubing

Black Water River Tubing
Scenic guided river trips with small rapids and rock jumps, also known as kloofing.
+27 (0) 42 281 1757 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

treetoptour

Canopy Tree Top Tours
Imagine the Tsitsikamma Forest 30 meters above the ground. A new world unfolds with 10 slides and 10 platforms high up in giant trees.
+27 (0) 42 281 1836 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

woodcutter

Woodcutter's Journey
Enjoy a tractor-trailer ride down the old Storms River Pass with a knowledgeable guide and enjoy a picnic in the tranquil forest.
+27 (0) 42 281 1836 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

spa massage

Tsitsikamma Mountain Spa
Tucked away in a fynbos paradise facing majestic mountain peaks, where you can relax in serene privacy and allow yourself to be pampered by gentle and gifted therapists. +27 (0) 42 281 1587 

art gallery

Bitou Art Gallery
Features predominantly the work of local artist and offer Art Classes.
+27 (0) 82 296 2000

Activities within 30km of the lodge

 

natures valley

Nature’s Valley
- The Groot River Pass was completed in 1880 by Thomas Bain and provides the only possible access to Nature’s Valley. The road follows breath taking gorges and valleys with untouched indigenous rainforest.
- Various short and long hiking trails
- A beautiful, secluded and unspoilt beach, surrounded by the Tsisikamma National Park

birds

Birds of Eden
The Garden Route’s very own world class free flight bird sanctuary. The unique 2 hectrare dome (the world’s largest) spans over a gorge of indigenous forest.
+27 (0) 44 534 8906 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

snake

Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary
Experience a one hour guided tour consisting of an indigenous snake pit, various outdoor exhibits, a large dome housing South African and exotic snakes, followed by enormous pythons, monitor lizards and crocodiles.
+27 (0) 44 534 8056 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

monkey

Monkey Land
The world’s first multi-species, free roaming primate sanctuary and is home to over 500 previously captive primates.
+27 (0) 44 534 8906

tenikwa

Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre
Join the cheetahs during their daily enrichment program when they spend Time Out exploring their extended territory. A unique experience that will stay with you for life.
+27 (0) 44 534 8470 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

golf

Fynbos Golf
The golf course is characterized by well-defined tee boxes, tiered landing areas and bunkers protecting spacious greens. A major feature is a wetlands area that trickles into a catmint dam. The green complexes consist of papalum, a grass type that is suited to coastal conditions.
+27 (0) 42 285 0321

jukani

Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary
Is the home of rescued apex predators including all of the ’big cats’.
+27 (0) 44 534 8906

hog hollow

Hog-hollow Horse Trails
Experience the Tsitsikamma on horseback. Offers magnificent views over the mountains, forest and ocean, whilst riding amongst zebra, impala and fallow deer through grassy fields, indigenous fynbos and along old Woodcutter’s Forest Trails.
+27 (0) 82 711 3745 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ellie

Elephant Sanctuary
A caring team will personally introduce you to a unique experience of touching, feeding, walking and riding our magnificent African elephants. A great family outing.
+27 (0) 44 534 8145 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

africanyon

Afrcanyon
Canyoning, kloofing, navigate the river shallows, lide down natural waterslides, swim through rock pools, abseil waterfalls. An adventure like no other!
+27 (0) 44 534 8055 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Activities within 10 km of the lodge

 

park

Tsitsikamma National Park
- The Storms River Mouth features a beautiful and unique coastline with 3 suspension bridges across the mouth of the river.
- A tucked away beach.
- Various long and short hiking trails including a short walk to the suspension bridges
- This is also the start of the famous 5 day Otter Trail. Day visitors can hike the first day of the Otter Trail (a 3 hour hike) to the Waterfall.
- For the less adventurous, the ‘Spirit of the Tsitsikamma’ boat rides will take you up the Storms River with awe inspiring views of the gorge, as well as to the Waterfall. Weather permitting.
- Whale and dolphin watching. +27 (0) 42 281 1607

falls

Tsitsikamma Falls Adventures
Waterfall Zipline   2 hours of adventure criss-crossing the river on a slide system – longest slide is 211 meters. Gravity Zone Abseiling   30 meters down a cliff into a fern cove.
+27 (0) 42 280 3770 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

wolf

Tsitsikamma Wolf Sanctuary
Amazing animals up close ….
+27 (0) 82 956 4175 or +27 (0) 83 596 1250

canoe

Untouched Adventures
- Kayak under the suspension bridge and up the glorious Storms River Gorge.
- Explore an underwater treasure by snorkelling or scuba diving.
+27 (0) 73 130 3689 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

Activities within 15km of the lodge

 

bungee

Face Adrenalin  
- Bloukrans Bungy, the world’s highest commercial bungy jump at 216 meters from the Bloukrans bridge.
- Bridge walk, to access the jump point on the top of the arch, specially engineered walkway underneath the road deck features an almost mythical view.
+27 (0) 42 281 1458 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
- Bloukrans Bridge opened in 1984 and stands at a height of 216 meters above the Bloukrans river. It’s central span is 272 meters and the bridge is 451 meters in length.

  

Activities within 20km of the lodge

fernery nursery

The Fernery Nursery
Offers a magnificent display of indigenous ferns with a nursery.
+27 (0) 42 280 3588

 

 

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YOUR HOSTESS: Nora Nel

 

TELEPHONE: +27422811703 MOBILE: +27823780804

 

ADDRESS: 28 Gamassi street, Storms River, Eastern Cape, Tsitsikamma, South Africa

 

GPS COORDINATES: Latitude: 33° 58’16.7” S Longitude: 23° 53’ 15.5” E

 

 

 

 

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