These grasslands are known for their colourful displays of wild flowers; this occurrence however, is dependent on winter rainfall.
The reserve is located 8km’s from the rural town of Port Edward.
Umtamvuna Nature Reserve has been described as Kwa Zulu Natal’s botanical paradise, comprising of a unique riverine forest, rare endemic plant species and a spectacular array of birdlife.
The reserve includes a large section of the mighty Umtamvuna River and is also surrounded by cliffs and plateaus.
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It widens gulfs between those promoting the technologies and those who could benefit from them.
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Tsitsikamma - the Garden of the Garden Route welcomes you - Tsitsikamma is a Khoi word meaning “place of abundant or sparkling water”.
The region, which sits on a 200m high plateau stretches from the Bloukrans River in the west to the Tsitsikamma River in the east, is bordered on the north by the imposing Tsitsikamma Mountains and in the south by the Indian Ocean.
Set against a back drop of the towering Tsitsikamma Mountains, and tucked between the Groot River lagoon in the north and the Soutrivier (Salt River) in the south, the final touch is the Indian Ocean to the town's east.
Places which offer as much peace, tranquillity and inspiration from nature are few and far between.
Nice by Nature Guesthouse comprises 16 bedrooms sleeping up to 40 guests per night.