Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens breaks all the preconceived notions you have about gardens.
Locals and visitors love the place for its picnic spots, Skeleton Gorge, the several shady trails, the canopy walkway, etc. This great botanic garden contains more than 7,000 southern African plant species. The 528-hectare space falls right below Cape Floristic Region, a UNESCO World Heritage location. Kirstenbosch comprises a medicinal garden, fragrance garden, a Protea garden, a cycad amphitheatre, and a braille trail.
There is Botanical Society Conservatory that houses plants from Africa's more arid regions. There is also a sculpture garden that exhibits bronze animal sculptures and African stone sculptures.Places nearby:
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