Nestled on the banks of the Sabie River, Sabie is acclaimed for its panoramic landscapes and natural beauty. The Sabie River is biologically diverse, leading the way to great trout waters and water activities such as rafting. The town’s claim to fame has been its forestry plantations, which are one of the biggest- worldwide. This forest environment has created great terrain for various activities such as hiking, mountain biking and birding. Centrally located on the Panorama Route, Sabie is Malaria free due to its high-altitude location on the escarpment. Striking viewpoints and spectacular waterfalls such as Lone Creek Falls are littered around Sabie, creating endless opportunities to explore.
Sabie’s has a rich history with tales of fortune seekers, transport riders and foresters. As a vibrant tourism destination, Sabie is on the doorstep of the astounding Blyde River Canyon and its many wondrous discoveries. A walk through the town unveils many quirky shops and eateries, all equally enthralling. Visit a pub and get to know the locals over locally crafted beer or arrive by horse drawn carriage at forest Falls and swoon your loved one with a specially laid out picnic. Sabie is a source of surprises awaiting your arrival!