Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve, Paarl

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Nature / Park · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
Hike through the exotic vegetation at Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve, the second-largest granite outcrop in the world. Formed by three rounded rocks, the mountains offer viewpoints with panoramic views over the sea in the west and peaks in the east. Walk through the fynbos--a heathland with wild olives, rock candle woods, and wagon trees--or ride a bike on one of the many mountain biking trails. The shady forested area is filled with a tranquil ambience and bird songs. Bring food to take advantage of this picnic spot. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Paarl Mountain Nature Reserve by using our Paarl route maker website.
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  • A must do over the weekend No excuses. You can visit this by car, on foot, with a bicycle. Alone or with friends. And the experience will be divine. You and nature, nothing else. Just come... Enjoy.....  more »
  • Not kid friendly, with sheer unprotected drops all around, the walk up is challenging and fun. Chains are installed where the gradient is steep, but the view from the top is breathtaking.  more »

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