Plett on top 10 attractions in SA 

Published: February 1st, 2017

According to Culture Trip, Plett is one of the top 10 places to visit in South Africa.

Whether you’re into getting to know local art scenes in buzzing cities, spotting the big five on safari, or getting to know South Africa’s rich and complex history, this country has something to offer everyone. Here’s out list of 10 attractions you just can’t afford to miss.

Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route

Robberg-Nature-ReserveThis small town in Western Cape has it all if you’re looking for nature — beautiful beaches to chill out on, mountains to climb, rivers to canoe down and ancient forests to explore. It also has its fair share of farm shops selling fresh and delicious local produce, from gourmet cheeses to cured meats.

You can also check out Birds of Eden, an impressive two-hectare dome spanning over a gorge of natural forest — making it the largest free flight bird aviary in the world. Home to more than 3,500 birds, the sanctuary aims to create a safe environment in which to release African birds back into the wild.

Other places on the top 10 list included 

  • Hector Pieterson Memorial and Museum, Soweto
  • The Drakensberg
  • Cape Town Aquarium
  • SALT — South Africa’s Large Telescope
  • Maboneng, Johannesburg
  • District Six Museum, Cape Town
  • Madikwe Game Reserve
  • Indian Quarter, Durban
  • Johannesburg Art Gallery


For details of the other places on the list, visit

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