Ideas for Excellent Day Tours in Mpumalanga

While enjoying a wonderful and relaxing African Safari or Holiday in Mpumalanga why not add extra excitement to it?  The Mpumalanga region have so many activities and excellent places to see it is mind blowing.  There are more than enough to keep you busy , so do yourself a favor and include some day tours in Mpumalanga.  There are enough to do and see for all age groups and from adventure seekers to someone just wanting a restful, relaxing time in nature.

Day Tours in Mpumalanga for the Adventure Seeker

For the adrenaline and adventure junkies, here are a few exciting ideas for day tours in Mpumalanga:

Skyway Trails/Treetop Tours and Zip lining – Experience the fresh air of nature whilst having an exciting adventure and to add to it the beautiful scenery of this picture perfect part of South Africa.

Elephant Riding and Interaction – Of all day tours in Mpumalanga this is a MUST.  So nerve-wrecking, however amazing to interact and ride a quite intimidating African Elephant, however definitely an experience of a lifetime.

White River Rafting –  Enjoy a little adrenaline and at the same time getting some exercise in for the day.

Rock Climbing – For the fit and the brave! What a way to clear the mind.

Paramotoring – You can be as free as a bird, also enjoying a wonderful view.

Horse Riding – This is a old time favorite for most people.

Hot Air Ballooning – Feel free with the most beautiful landscapes and view below your feet.

The Big Swing – High adrenaline adventure where you swing across a big gorge.

Contact Kruger Park Tours to book day tours in Mpumalanga.  We can either assist with a one day tour or combine a package to enjoy over an entire holiday.

We also have a wonderful holiday home, situated in the Peebles Valley, a 20 minute drive from the Kruger National Park.  Kruger Country Retreat is the perfect self-catering holiday home for a quiet getaway and centralized to do a combination of day tours in Mpumalanga.

Day Tours in Mpumalanga for the more relaxed

For the more relaxed only wanting to enjoy beautiful scenery a nice day out for the family, here are some ideas for day tours in Mpumalanga:

Panorama Route – This route is so popular for it’s beautiful scenery and sightings from God’s Window, The Blyde River Canyon and Three Rondavels, Bourke’s luck (Potholes) to amazing water falls.

Pilgrim’s Rest – An historical small town with so much history, the entire town is like one big museum, also a very beautiful route to travel.

Various Waterfalls – So many wonderful waterfalls to visit around Graskop and Sabie.

The Pinnacle – A quartzite pillar that towers 30 metres above the dense indigenous forest of the Driekop Gorge below.

Longtom Cannon – Stands in the same position from where it was last in action.  It used to fire 38kg shells over a distance of 10 kilometers.

Perry’s Bridge Reptile Park – Quite a educational experience on reptile species and situated in Hazyview.

Lowveld National Botanical Gardens – Enjoy a nice picnic surrounded by different species of trees and plants.

Chimp Eden – Situated on the R40 route near Nelspruit on the way to Barberton.

Kaapschehoop – A beautiful historical experience surrounded by wild horses.

Sudwala Caves and Dinosaur Park – The Sudwala Caves are the oldest known caves in the world.  These approximately 240 million year old caves are set in the Precambrian dolomite rock which are amongst the second oldest known sedimentary rocks on earth (dating back over 3500 million years).  Whilst vising the caves you can also visit the Dinosaur Park which is one of the stunning day tours in Mpumalanga, which the kids will enjoy too.

Jock of the Bushveld Route – An entire route of memorial sightings in memory of this brave dog.

Tiger – Cradle of Life Centre in Badplaas – A true wonderful place to visit.

Kruger National Park – If you do not have time to visit the park for a safari or holiday, you can also do a day tour to the park, for a nice long relaxing game drive.

Mafunyane Water Park – The kids will enjoy a fun-filled day in the water park, this is where the adults also become kids again with all the water fun on a hot summer’s day.  You can make this a full day excursion with fun in the sun.

There are so many places to visit for a day tour in Mpumalanga, so many sites to see around Hazyview, Sabie, Nelspruit, Barberton and many more.

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