Things to Do in Frontier Country

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Observatory Museum

Observatory Museum

Galleries and Museums in Grahamstown (1.1 km from Frontier Country)

Visit a rare Victorian amusement once considered 'The Magic Mirror of Life'. This unusual multi-storeyed 19th century Victorian shop and home is now a museum housing interesting displays, a Meridian room, an observatory and the only camera obscura in the southern hemisphere. Known for its identification of the Eureka in 1867, this house had a...

Thomas Baines Nature Reserve

Thomas Baines Nature Reserve

Nature Reserves in Grahamstown (10.9 km from Frontier Country)

Named after the famous 19th century artist, naturalist and explorer, Thomas Baines Nature Reserve is a great spot for a day trip if you’re visiting the Grahamstown area. It’s an easy 12-kilometre drive from Grahamstown in the direction of Port Elizabeth. Thomas Baines explored the region extensively and contributed a valuable record of the...

Pumba Private Game Reserve

Pumba Private Game Reserve

Nature Reserves in Pumba Private Game Reserve (18.3 km from Frontier Country)

Situated in a stunning Eastern Cape landscape, Pumba Private Game Reserve is the perfect destination for a malaria-free African wildlife experience. In addition to leopard, buffalo, rhino and elephant, guests of Pumba Private Game Reserve have the rare opportunity of seeing beautiful white lion. Visitors can discover Africa’s wildlife in their...

Assegaai Tree Trail

Assegaai Tree Trail

Hiking Trail in Salem (19.3 km from Frontier Country)

Nature lovers and not so fit walkers will enjoy the 1 km Assegaai Tree Trail. Interesting trees and shrubs are labelled and a booklet provides interesting snippets about the traditions and uses associated with these trees. Resident 'tree fundi', Jeannette (Gumtree) Steyn is conduct guided tours for those keen for more insights.

Great Fish River Reserve

Great Fish River Reserve

Nature Reserves in Grahamstown (39 km from Frontier Country)

The spectacular Great Fish River Reserve lies in the Great Fish River valley between Grahamstown and Fort Beaufort and extends all the way to the Kieskama River. This malaria-free destination is still pretty much off the major tourist radar, offering visitors an awesome wilderness experience. The typical Eastern Cape succulent bushveld and rocky...

Bushman Sands Golf Course

Bushman Sands Golf Course

Golf Courses in Alicedale (45.9 km from Frontier Country)

Bushman Sands Golf Course is conveniently situated near Shamwari Game Reserve and Addo Elephant National Park just 80 kilometres from Port Elizabeth. Designed by South African golfing legend, Gary Player, the 18-hole championship course lies on the banks of the Bushman's and New Year's Rivers. Characterised by undulating fairways and pot...

Bushman Sands Reserve

Bushman Sands Reserve

Nature Reserves in Alicedale (48.1 km from Frontier Country)

Malaria free and home to an impressive diversity of animals, Bushman Sands Game Reserve boasts wonderful Big 5 wildlife viewing opportunities. Situated on 40 square kilometres of former farmland, the reserve has reintroduced animals that once roamed here over 200 years ago. Lion, leopard, cheetah, buffalo, elephant, rhino, black wildebeest, red...

Amakhala Game Reserve

Amakhala Game Reserve

Nature Reserves in Amakhala Game Reserve (51.6 km from Frontier Country)

Amakhala Game Reserve offers a wildlife experience that will inspire and revitalize your soul. Be captivated by the call of fish eagles echoing through the kloofs and the roaring of lion at night. Named for the stunning display of aloes proliferating in the malaria-free Zuurveld, Amakhala is home to the Big 5 and numerous animals. Visitors have...

Shamwari Game Reserve

Shamwari Game Reserve

Nature Reserves in Paterson (51.9 km from Frontier Country)

One of the largest private game reserves in the Eastern Cape, the award winning Shamwari Game Reserve is a superlative safari destination for discerning guests. Boasting numerous high profile animals including the Big 5 and five of South Africa's seven biomes, the reserve is one of the most successful private conservation initiatives coupled with...

Kwantu Private Game Reserve

Kwantu Private Game Reserve

Nature Reserves in Sidbury (71.6 km from Frontier Country)

Not only does Kwantu Private Game Reserve offer magnificent wildlife viewing in a malaria-free zone, it also has an elephant sanctuary and endangered animals in an untouched wilderness. From the comfort of specially equipped open Land Rovers, visitors are able to encounter impressive white rhino roaming freely on the plains. Entertaining antics...

Blacksmith Museum

Blacksmith Museum

Galleries and Museums in Zuurberg (83.7 km from Frontier Country)

The original blacksmith at Ann's Villa, established in 1855 is now a registered museum. It was an essential stop for wagons after they had traversed the Zuurberg Pass. Virtually all the original tools are on display. Comprehensive guided tours are offered.

Shamrock Chapel

Shamrock Chapel

Galleries and Museums in Sunland (106.5 km from Frontier Country)

Shamrock Chapel is a private owned chapel hosting an historical pipe organ. The organ was built in 1872 and is the first South African built organ. The chapel can seat up to 100 guests and can be used for weddings and organ recitals. It has spectacular views over the Sundays River Valley. Please note: Visitors by appointment only.

Crisscross Addo Adventure Safari's

Crisscross Addo Adventure Safari's

Popular Attractions in Kirkwood (120.5 km from Frontier Country)

Crisscross Adventures offer a number of activities in the Addo area. Kick back in an open vehicle through Addo Elephant Park or chose more active pursuits including river safari's, quad biking, sand boarding, hiking, biking, bird watching and photography - all with experienced local guides.

Daniell Cheetah Breeding Project

Daniell Cheetah Breeding Project

Animal Parks in Kirkwood (134.4 km from Frontier Country)

Be enchanted by the Harley-Davidson purr and graceful moves of the spotted felines at the Daniell Cheetah Breeding Project. This once-in-a-lifetime experience offers an interesting, personalised tour and the chance to interact with the cheetah. Visitors are encouraged to touch the cats and have photographs taken with a few of them. Established...

Bedrogfontein Route 4x4 Trail

Bedrogfontein Route 4x4 Trail

Four By Four Trails in Kirkwood (139.5 km from Frontier Country)

Bedrogfontein Route 4x4 Trail has amazing scenery and also passes the Sundays River. It forms part of the Addo Elephant National Park; it is a self-drive route between Kabouga and Darlington. The 45 km trail requires a 4x4, low range, high clearance vehicle. Bedrogfontein Route has a grading between 2 and 4 and takes approximately 6 hours to...