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Montagu Nature Garden

#4 of 24 things to do in Montagu Features Animals
Van Riebeeck Street, Montagu, South Africa
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Tea + 3

If you are in Montagu on a Tuesday morning I recommend a visit to the Nature Garden. There are... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Jackie H
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Mossel Bay, South Africa
Strickly all about nature

There is a river and lots of exploring to do. I liked the fact that the bridge was safe and... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
825fm
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Cape Town, Century City
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Van Riebeeck Street, Montagu, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are in Montagu on a Tuesday morning I recommend a visit to the Nature Garden. There are well laid out paths and everywhere is well maintained. We walked up the koppjie and then came down and enjoyed a cup of tea and our...More

Thank Jackie H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

There is a river and lots of exploring to do. I liked the fact that the bridge was safe and suitable for all ages. You can go do some climbing and enjoy the view. Just be carefull of the ants at the gate, but if...More

Thank 825fm
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely afternoon at the Nature gardens with our 2 young boys. Lots of lovely little paths to explore and beautiful views. Very neat and enjoyable.

Thank Trish N
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Not a big place and not showy. It was very peaceful and lots of birds - like kingfishers. Not a very big place and probably it's worth an hour. Lots of places to sit with good views. We didn't see any other visitors in our...More

Thank jenjohnkemp
Reviewed 4 December 2016

I think we chose the wrong time to visit the nature garden as it is very dry due to a drought, and maybe November is a bit to far into summer. But we enjoyed it to walk along the little stream where is is much...More

Thank Jeanette K
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This is a little oasis in the middle of Montagu. When we were there they had an amazing exhibit of bonsai created by local South African gardeners. There's even a delightful little gift shop.

Thank 326adrienne
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It was a lovely outing. The community care for the indigenous garden and create a lovely meeting place for freinds over tea. Served for a few months of the year. We found the gardens scenic and enjoyed the flowers. The tea was reasonably priced and...More

Thank Rose K
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Wife and Iwalked up the trial to the top of Bessies Kop and nack in qbout 90 minutes. Although hot, it was worth it. Bring own water - no kiosk. Beautiful scenerary of surrounding mountains and varied flora. Really worth the outing.

Thank Vernon V
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A wonderful place to have a picnic and/ or just relax with a nice book. Plenty of birds especially near the reeds. My wife and I could watch them for hours. Well worth a visit.

Thank vickyed888
Reviewed 10 July 2016

An opportunity to meet the happily retired locals. Tea and a choice of up to 3 cakes for a bargain of R 20,00 . Easy walks in the indigenous garden.

Thank 427Shaz
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