Lowveld National Botanical Gardens, Mbombela
Renowned for its spectacular Cascade Waterfalls, majestic viewpoints overlooking the Crocodile and Nels River that runs through the Garden, this is one of the Lowveld’s gems. There’s an African rain forest, aerial boardwalk, kiddies play area, restaurants, walking trails, picnics and wedding venues. Open daily from 8am-5.45pm. INFO (013) 752 5531, LNBGinfo@sanbi.org.za, www.sanbi.org.za. R40, Madiba Drive, Mbombela.