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Fernkloof Nature Reserve

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Fernkloof Nature Reserve, Hermanus, Overstrand, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 days ago

If you want to see beautiful flowers, stretch your legs then Fernkloof is the place to be. The sound of the birds in my ears is just amazing

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ptmagadla
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is sometimes difficult to find a hike in unfamiliar territory that has that good combinations of a good workout, seeing beautiful scenery, feeling safe, and not being surrounded by other people. These trails have it all. The botanical experience is exquisite, and you don't...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lulululu35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the green trail. It took about 45 min and was approx 4 km. It was a easy walk. Beautiful flowers and fyndbos. We went there with 2 teenagers and they really appreciated it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mon68ika
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great park with easy hiking trails and great view to Hermanus. In spring it has a wide variety of flowers

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aussi33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When traveling in South Africa, Cape Province, you will hear about fynbos. What is fynbos? The best way to find out is to walk through it and enjoy the wonder of nature. In our case we were lucky to do so in the Fernkloof Nature...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stefanb238
Reviewed 10 December 2018

My partner and I had a lovely walk up the path to the waterfall and a little further up. All the Hikes seemed to be very easy and a gradual incline which made it so lovely for a stroll. The waterfall obviously wasnt much of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Codi F
Reviewed 6 December 2018 via mobile

Hi found this on this site. It is definitely worth a visit. A lovely walk with lots of flowers in a tranquil settibg

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank helenf5
Reviewed 27 November 2018

The reserve is home to more than 1600 species of flora. The paths are reasonably well maintained and clearly signposted. The views are spectacular from Lemoenkop or Kanonkop. A lovely escape to natural beauty. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Emiliaknight
Reviewed 16 November 2018

Fernkloof NR is such a beautiful place and well worth the visit. You have lot's of different hiking options depending on your ability. We did the shortest loop of 3.8km if I am not mistaken up to the waterfall, top viewpoint and back down again....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

We always have such a good time in Fernkloof. There's a short half an hour walk to the waterfall available for families with children and longer ones for adults. The view to the mountains and the feinbos and the sea is gorgeous. Buy a beautiful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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janinesE7466DW
3 November 2018|
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Response from michaljan2008 | Reviewed this property |
It's very safe. It is a light type of hike. We followed the red route and did it within 60 minutes keeping a very enjoyable pace.
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TeeYvonne
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Response from MichaelO_11 | Reviewed this property |
I walked to the waterfall on the green trail and returned on the lower portion of the red trail- it was rainy, cloudy and cool winter's day and that took about 45minutes. Flowers were spectacular and grey skies made the... More
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