Nature Reserves are great for outdoor enthusiasts, activity seekers as well as families seeking to relax in unspoilt natural surroundings.

There are 22 records in this listing

Bushmans Nek (Drakensberg)

Bushmans Nek is part of the majestic southern Drakensberg Mountain Range, with splendid grandeur, hiking and abseiling.

KwaZulu-Natal - Southern Drakensberg

Cape Vidal Camp

Cape Vidal Camp is renowned for its sport fishing and snorkel, golden beaches, coastal forests, clear blue ocean vistas and relaxed carefree holidays

KwaZulu-Natal - Cape Vidal

Cathedral Peak - Drakensberg

Cathedral Peak, like so much of the Drakensberg, is a haven for hikers, with a selection of trails winding through mountain scenery stands of indigenous trees, gurgling streams and trout pools.

KwaZulu-Natal - Central Drakensberg

Durban Botanical Gardens

Special features include an orchid house, herbarium, and a cycad collection. A garden for the blind is also provided for.

KwaZulu-Natal - Durban

Durban Parks and Gardens

Relax in the shade of indigenous flowering trees in the parks, gardens and reserves of Durban.

KwaZulu-Natal - Durban

Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve Walking Safari

Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve Walking Safari is undertaken in the 25000ha wilderness zone of the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Game Reserve.

KwaZulu-Natal - Hluhluwe

Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park

Hluhluwe-Imfolozi is one of South Africa's most celebrated game parks. The Hluhluwe Umfolozi is renowned for its variety of animal and bird life.

KwaZulu-Natal - Hluhluwe

iSimangaliso Wetland Park

A very special slice of Africa, the iSimangaliso Wetland Park (previously St Lucia Wetland Park) offers ecotourists some of the most diverse wildlife and outdoor experiences imaginable.

KwaZulu-Natal - St Lucia

Mhlopeni Nature Trails

Trails varying from 3 hours to 2 days in this privately owned reserve which also caters for special interest groups.

KwaZulu-Natal - Greytown

Midmar Dam Nature Reserve

Midmar Dam Nature Reserve with its large expanse of fresh water, extensive meandering shoreline, open grasslands, good road network, outdoors action and recreation facilities makes it an exciting family destination.

KwaZulu-Natal - Howick

Mission Rocks

Mission Rocks, 16km north of St Lucia Estuary, has picnic and ablution facilities for day visitors. The rock pools provide hours of fascinating exploration.

KwaZulu-Natal - St Lucia

Mkuze Game Reserve Day Walks

Spot the blue wildebeest, zebra, black and white rhino and the 418 recorded bird species on day walks in the Mkuze Game Reserve.

KwaZulu-Natal - Mkuze

Mooifalls Hiking Trail

Experience the beauty of the Mooiriver and its waterfalls.

KwaZulu-Natal - Mooi River

Mount-Aux-Sources Hikes

This trail leads you through the most dramatic and picturesque part of the Drakensberg.

KwaZulu-Natal - Royal Natal Park

Ndumo Game Reserve

Ndumo Game Reserve is best known for its magnificent bird life with the highest bird count in South Africa - some 430 species. It is situated near the Tembe Elephant Park on the Mozambique border.

KwaZulu-Natal - Jozini

Ntendeka Wilderness

5250ha of undulating grasslands,verdant forest and dramatic cliffs with breathtaking waterfalls.

KwaZulu-Natal - Vryheid

Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve

Situated 21 km from Port Shepstone in one of the most spectacular gorges in Southern Africa, some 24 km long and 400 m deep. Self-contained, fully equipped units with braai facilities, trading store, nature walks and freshwater fishing.

KwaZulu-Natal - Port Shepstone

Pietermaritzburg Parks & Gardens

Come spring, a number of the gardeners of Pietermaritzburg and Hilton open their horticultural treasure chests to the public.

KwaZulu-Natal - Pietermaritzburg

Royal Natal National Park Drakensberg

Royal Natal National Park - in the The Northern Drakensberg - boasts some of the most splendid mountain scenery in Africa. The main feature is the world famous Amphitheatre.

KwaZulu-Natal - Royal Natal Park

Sodwana Bay Nature Reserve

A deversity of fish and invertebrates found on Africa's southern-most coral reefs make Sodwana one of South Africa's prime destinations for scuba diving and angling.

KwaZulu-Natal - Sodwana Bay

St Lucia Wilderness Trail

Trailists have the opportunity to experience natural landscapes which are undisturbed by man. While on trail trailists may also have the opportunity to observe a variety of wildlife, including black rhino, buffalo and leopard.

KwaZulu-Natal - St Lucia

Umlalazi Nature Resort

This ideal family holiday spot offers 20 km of unspoilt beaches, a beautiful lagoon and a variety of activities.

KwaZulu-Natal - Mtunzini