Robberg Nature Reserve, Plettenberg Bay

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Must see · Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Visitors go to Robberg Nature Reserve to explore scenic circuit trails, sand dunes, and pristine, isolated beaches. Choose from a variety of hiking paths varying in difficulty and length, and set off on a self-guided adventure to admire the reserve's picturesque scenery, take some memorable shots, or have a picnic on a postcard-like stretch of sand. Along the way, you might spot a colony of fur seals, or even some whales and dolphins. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Plettenberg Bay holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Robberg Nature Reserve and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • The most beautiful hike- we did the 5.5km Witsand with my 9 and 12 year old kids . There was a lot of complaining until we reached Witsand and we were all speechless at the beauty! There is a large...  more »
  • This is a longer hike than you think but well worth it.... look over the edge for whales and sharks, see loads of seals and gorgeous views and cliffs. Not for the weak. Not for the easily tired. Not.....  more »
  • Awesome hike, the shorter route is mostly family friendly. A few big steps and climbs but beautiful views and vegetation makes you forget about the sore legs quickly. Reasonably fitness level suggested, but not essential.
  • The reserve is very nice and the views are beautiful. The walking paths are in a good condition and safe. There are maps and it is easy to find your way around. Definitely worth the trip for the views and the experience.

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