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Kirstenbosch
Botanical Garden

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is acclaimed as one of the world’s great botanic gardens. Few gardens can match the sheer grandeur of the setting of Kirstenbosch against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain. Immerse yourself in the most diverse flower kingdom in the world. You will meander through mountain forests, fynbos, and alien plantations and learn about the importance of this natural heritage to South Africa and the world. On the way, your guide will share some knowledge and stories of the area’s history and get some photos of flowers, birds, and mammals if you are lucky.

Detailed Description

Join us on a fascinating guided tour of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, an internationally renowned haven for nature enthusiasts. Nestled against the picturesque eastern slopes of Cape Town’s iconic Table Mountain, this extraordinary botanical garden offers an unforgettable experience. As you embark on this tour, prepare to be enchanted by the sheer magnificence of Kirstenbosch’s surroundings. The garden’s location alone is an awe-inspiring sight, with its backdrop of towering mountains and lush landscapes. This exceptional setting sets the stage for exploring the world’s most diverse flower kingdom. Your journey through Kirstenbosch will take you on a meandering path through various captivating environments. Traverse enchanting mountain forests, where the air is filled with the sweet scent of flora and the melody of bird songs. Experience the unique beauty of fynbos, a distinctive vegetation type found only in the Western Cape region of South Africa. And encounter intriguing alien plantations, showcasing the impact of introduced species on the local ecosystem. Throughout the tour, your knowledgeable guide will be your companion, sharing fascinating insights about the significance of this natural heritage to South Africa and the world. Discover Kirstenbosch’s ecological importance and its vital role in conservation efforts. Learn about the diverse array of plant and animal species that call this garden their home, gaining a deeper appreciation for the interconnectedness of nature. Keep your camera ready, as you may be fortunate enough to capture breathtaking images of the vibrant flowers, magnificent birds, and captivating mammals that inhabit Kirstenbosch. Your guide will gladly assist you in identifying and understanding the incredible biodiversity surrounding you. Immerse yourself in the wonders of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, where nature’s beauty converges with a rich history and a commitment to conservation. This guided tour promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you lasting memories of this extraordinary place.

INCLUDED: Professional Guide, Pick Up and Drop off from your accommodation, Entrance to Kirstenbosch

EXCLUDED: Food & Drinks

 

DEPARTURE TIME: 09h00

DURATION: 3-4 hours

WHAT TO BRING: Comfortable walking shoes, Sun Protection, and a Warm/Dry Top

 

PRICING: ENQUIRE NOW

Subject to availability

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