Things To Do
At Wits Rural Facility you can enjoy a peaceful nature walk, go bird watching, socialize in the rustic bar area or even just relax at the pool and breathe in the fresh rural air. We also currently have a number of programs running with the local villages where we are able to offer authentic tours of village life or enjoy a traditional show at our local Shangaan Village.
There are lots of other exciting activities to do while visiting Wits Rural Facility. A few popular locations are shown below but a more extensive list of places to visit can be found at Hoedspruit Information.
Bourke’s Luck Potholes in Mpumalanga Province are a series of natural geological formations formed by centuries of water flowing through the landscape, this natural attraction is made up of inter-connected pools, interlaced with sandstone outcrops. The potholes are located 35km North of Graskop Town on the R532. Please call: +27 (0)13 753 3115 for bookings or further information.
The Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre at Moholoholo contributes to the conservation of endangered species and the rehabilitation of injured and poisoned wildlife. Moholoholo also facilitates a number of successful breeding programmes. There is no typical day at Moholoholo Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre, anything can happen! Please call: 084 511 3000 for bookings or further information.
These falls tumble down in a single drop for some 80 metres, or about 260 feet, before crashing dramatically into a round basin that is an irresistible Jade colour. The Berlin Falls are situated north of Graskop, in the Mpumalanga province, just 70km from the Kruger National Park. Please call the Mpumalanga Tourism Authority on +27 (0)13 759 5300/1 for further information.
The Pinnacle Rock is a massive quartzite rock that erupts from the earth’s surface and reaches some 30 metres above the dense indigenous forest. There are public ablutions available here, as well as vendors sitting at this attraction selling African curious and keepsakes. Please call the Mpumalanga Tourism Authority on +27 (0)13 759 5300/1 for further information.
With magnificent views, canyons, rock formations and waterfalls, God's Window is truly an area of breathtaking scenic splendour. God's Window is a small part of a 250km long earthwork of sheer cliffs and extravagant beauty. There are curio stalls and toilet facilities at the parking area. Please call the Mpumalanga Tourism Authority on +27 (0)13 759 5300/1 for further information.
There are different reptiles present in the Khamai Reptile Centre, such as crocodiles, lizards and snakes. Experienced handlers will show you some of Southern Africa’s most deadly snakes, including Black and Green Mambas, Boomslang, Mozambiquan Spitting Cobras, Puff Adders and Vine Snakes. Please call the Mpumalanga Tourism Authority on +27 (0)13 759 5300/1 for further information.