Best Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

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  1. Tala Privated Game Reserve

    #1 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
    Tala Privated Game Reserve

    Tags: Off Beaten Path, Wildlife Sanctuary , Picnic Spot, Nature

    Address: Tala Valley Pietermaritzburg Midlands KwaZulu-Natal , South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is evidently one of the largest game reserves of South Africa. Spread over a huge area, it is an ideal place for nature lovers and for picnic parties. This is also a perfect place for bird watchi...Read more

  2. Kwazulu-natal Botanical Gardens

    #2 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
    Kwazulu-natal Botanical Gardens

    Tags: Garden, Botanical Garden, Nature, Green House

    Address: 2 Zwartkop Rd, Pietermaritzburg 3208, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This garden is spread over a large area and you can enjoy the beauty of nature to the fullest. The place is inspired from the Victorian era, as evident from the abundance of the trees and plants of th...Read more

  3. Butterflies For Africa

    #3 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
    Butterflies For Africa

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Garden, Walking Area

    Address: 37 Willowton Rd, Pietermaritzburg 3201, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This place is home to a wide range of tropical butterflies. As you enter this place, you will find yourself walking amidst the butterflies in a lush green surrounding. Apart from butterflies, there ar...Read more

  4. Comrades Marathon House

    #4 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
    Comrades Marathon House

    Tags: Sport, Landmark, Historical Site, Race Track

    Address: Pietermaritzberg, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Comrades Marathon is one of the oldest and largest marathons of South Africa. While the marathon destination changes regularly, it is usually held between the cities of Pietermaritzberg and Durban...Read more

  5. Voortrekker Museum

    #5 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
    Voortrekker Museum

    Address: 351 Longmarket Street, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This building is inspired from the Church of the Vow and was built in the early part of the 19th century. The museum houses objects relating to the legend of the bargain of the Voortrekkers with the G...Read more

  6. Bisley Valley Nature Reserve

    #6 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
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    Tags: Nature, Ecological Reserve

    Address: Bisley Rd, Westgate, Pietermaritzburg, 3201, South Africa

    Bisley Valley Nature Reserve is a beautiful spot for picnicking and bird-spotting. The valley is 350 hectares of grassland and thornveld. There is no entrance fee required for the site. The site is go...Read more

  7. Protea Hotel Hilton

    #7 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
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    Timings: 24-hrs Details
  8. Tala Private Game Reserve

    #8 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg
  9. Pietermaritzburg Airport

    #9 of 29 Things To Do in Pietermaritzburg

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