Lowveld National Botanical Garden
Directions: Located in the Riverside Precinct, continue through Mbombela on the R40 towards the direction of White River. At the intersection you will see a BP fuel station on your left. Turn right onto Emnotweni Avenue and follow less than 200 metres where you will see the entrance to the Botanical Garden on your right.
The Garden is shaped by the Crocodile and Nels Rivers that run through it. They form spectacular waterfalls which can be viewed at the Cascades and the Nels viewpoints. Walk through the enchanting African Rain Forest and cross the Crocodile River at the suspension bridge. Bring along a picnic basket or eat at the onsite restaurant. A children’s play area is available.
Open Daily: September – March: 09:00-18:00 & April – August: 09:00-17:00 +27 (0)13 752 5531 | LNBGinfo@sanbi.org.za
Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre
Directions: From the Garden, return to the R40 and drive towards White River. Once in White River, continue until the intersection where you see the mosque, turn left and drive out of White River for 4km to the roundabout where you will exit at Casterbridge Lifestyle Centre.
Casterbridge is a unique lifestyle destination with tranquil gardens, quirky country shops in a quiet and relaxed atmosphere. With an art gallery, vintage car museum and cinema, you a guaranteed a one-of-a-kind shopping experience.
Open Daily: Monday – Friday 09:00 – 16:30 Saturday 09:00 – 16:00 Sunday and Public Holidays 09:30 – 15:00 +27 (0)13 751 1540 | firstname.lastname@example.org