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Stunning Local Views to Add to your Bucket List

South Africa is home to some of the most amazing views on the African continent. Tourists flock from all over to world to take in the beauty of steep slopes, sheer drops and awe inspiring surrounds. Check out our top 5 spots to appreciate the scenery of South Africa.

Chapman’s Peak Drive, Western Cape

A scenic route with a combination of mountain and ocean views. Take one of the most beautiful drives in the country and snap a selfie the next time you #staypremier at Premier Hotel Cape Town.

Chapman's Peak Drive
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Hogsback, Eastern Cape

Like something out of a fairy tale, the small village of Hogsback will take your breath away! Dramatic forests line the mountain slopes and offer some pretty amazing sights. Stay at one of our Eastern Cape properties and explore the hiking trails that surround the area.

Hogsback
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Fort Klapperkop, Pretoria

If a city view is what you’re after be sure to make a quick stop at Fort Klapperkop in Pretoria. Look out for the Union Buildings and Voortrekker monument as they light up around sunset every day. Catch this photo opportunity during your next stay at Premier Hotel Pretoria.

 

Fort Klapperkop
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Blyde River Canyon

There’s a reason this is one of the most popular spots for hiking in Mpumalanga. The Blyde River Canyon stretches over 25km and boasts some of the most beautiful vistas in the country. See waterfalls, ragged cliffs and acres of indigenous flora while you hike this scenic route. Take a day trip to this spot during your stay at Premier Hotel The Winkler.

Blyde River Canyon
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Oribi Gorge

Take a day trip from Splendid Inn Port Edward to the Oribi Gorge Nature Reserve in KwaZulu Natal. Explore the gorge by crossing the footbridge or simply enjoy the views from the banks of the waterfall. Thrill-seekers can clamber up to the ledge for an adrenaline rush with an amazing backdrop.

Oribi Gorge
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