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Dlinza Forest, Eshowe

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Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
The Dlinza Forest Aerial Boardwalk in Eshowe is a 125-metre boardwalk, at an elevation of 10 metres, allowing visitors to walk right under the canopy of Dlinza’s indigenous scarp forest and culminating in a 20-metre observation tower with breath-taking views. The walkway, which is wheelchair friendly, provides intimate access to 65 bird and 85 butterfly species, as well as to small mammals such as red duiker, bush pigs and bush babies. Magnificent trees that can be seen from the boardwalk include the Fluted Milkwood, Giant Umzimbeet and Wild Plum. The Visitor Centre has a refreshment kiosk , books, curios and crafts for sale, and wheelchair-friendly ablutions. There is also a bird hide and picnic area.
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  • A beautiful oasis in Eshowe. The aerial walkway is great, and gives a unique view into the forest, especially the upper reaches. Fantastic bird life, and the plant life is stupendous. Lots of...  more »
  • A must if you are in the area, worth taking a guided trail so that you can be informed about the good things you see in nature. Also do the "top of the forest" a steel structure that gives you a...  more »

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