"Nature at its best - Beautiful Tsitsikamma" Top 5 Page for this destination Tsitsikamma Nasionale Park by PierreZA

Tsitsikamma Nasionale Park Travel Guide: 79 reviews and 196 photos

Natural Beauty - Unspoilt

The Tsitsikamma National Park is known to me since childhood. I visit this beautiful place almost once a year. It was previously called Stormsriver mouth, as this is exactly what it is.
The Park is a protected area and very well preserved.
There are many things to do in this area, and a visit does not have to be restricted to the Park alone.
The Park is about 170km from Port Elizabeth via the N2.
It is part of the Garden Route and not too far from Knysna or Plettenberg Bay.

Eco-diversity

The Park has indiginous forests, the Indian Ocean, fynbos, more than 200 birds species etc to offer.
Within short distances from the Park you can bungee, do tree top tours, hiking (The famous Otter-hiking trail) etc.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Everything
  • Cons:It's not a well kept secret anymore
  • Last visit to Tsitsikamma Nasionale Park: Dec 2006
  • Intro Updated Apr 6, 2007
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  • nickandchris's Profile Photo
    May 9, 2010 at 5:48 AM

    Looks beautiful but very popular...

  • hunterV's Profile Photo
    Nov 5, 2009 at 10:35 AM

    It's nice to get ñlose to Naure! Thanks for sharing, Pierre! ><><><

  • junecorlett's Profile Photo
    Jun 2, 2009 at 8:08 AM

    Tsitsikamma really is a beautiful part of South Africa. Whenever we should be driving CT to PE we always stop off here.

  • Cristian_Uluru's Profile Photo
    Mar 15, 2009 at 3:09 AM

    Very interesting page!!!

  • lynnehamman's Profile Photo
    Jan 24, 2009 at 3:33 PM

    Good tips on Tsitsikamma & Storms River. We used to spend many weekends there long ago. It made me homesick. Thanks!

  • Jenniflower's Profile Photo
    Aug 5, 2007 at 11:33 AM

    Great page! We came here on honeymoon in 2001. Did you know a lot of it has burnt down??? Terrible :(

  • canuck68's Profile Photo
    May 19, 2007 at 12:29 PM

    I visited this park when it was called Storms River Mouth. We went on the hike to the bridge and it was a great walk. I didn't realize the name had been changed. Thanks for the memories.

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