Take a day trip from Rosesands to one of many interesting and scenic destinations.

KRUGER PARK


Time: Depart 6h00 and return 18h30
Distance: 450 Km return
Traveling time: 1 hour 45 minutes


Route:
At the tar road turn left onto the R541 towards Badplaas (18 Km)
Left onto R38 towards Baberton (56 Km)
Right onto R38/R40 (4 Km)
Left onto Sheba Rd R38 (48 Km)
Right onto N4 towards Malelane/Komatipoort (23 Km)
Pass Malelane and turn left towards Kruger National Park (2 Km)


Activities: 
Follow the Crocodile river route towards Lower Sabie via Crocodile Bridge. Lunch/Picnic at Lower Sabie. Alternative route to exit at Crocodile bridge at 16h00 

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BADPLAAS FOREVER RESORT


Time: Depart Rosesands 09h00 return 17h00
Distance: 60 Km (Return) 


Route:
Rosesands to Badplaas 30 Km
Activities:
Book a spa treatment. Relax at indoor and outdoor heated pools or let the kids enjoy the waterpark and other exciting activities. Advance booking is essential for day visitors. 

Reception: +27 (0)17-844 8000

Hydro:  +27 (0)17-844 8096  badplaashydro@foreversa.co.za

Spa:  +27 (0)17-844 8096  badplaas.spa@foreversa.co.za

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DULLSTROOM


Time: Depart Rosesands 09h00 return 17h00
Distance: 214 Km (Return)
Route:
Rosesands Machadodorp (45Km)
Machadodorp to Belfast (44 Km)
Belfast to Dullstroom (18 Km)


Activities: 
Browse around all the interesting shops. Lunch at one of the many acclaimed bistros. Visit the Dullstroom Bird of Prey Rehabilitation Centre. 

KAAPSEHOOP


Time: Depart 08h00 return 17h00
Distance: 130 Km (Return)


Route:
Rosesands to Machadodorp (45 Km)
Turn right onto N4 toward Nelspruit/R36/Lyndenburg. (54.5 km.)
Turn right at Ngodwana (Sappi) onto Kaapsche Hoop Rd to Kaapsehoop. (14.0 km.)

 

Activities:

Kaapsehoop is an example of the highveld escarpments natural beauty.

Home of the endangered blue swallow and free ranging wild horses.
Lunch at one of the many eateries and browse the quaint gift shops.  

GRASKOP GORGE LIFT COMPANY


Time: Depart 07h00 return 18h00
Distance: 400km (Return)


Route: 
Rosesands to Machadodorp (45 Km)
Turn right onto N4 toward Nelspruit/R36/Lyndenburg. (7,4 KM) 
Take ramp toward Nelspruit/R36/Mashishing. 
Continue on N4. (60.9 km.)
Turn left onto R539 toward Sabie. 
Turn right onto R539.(16.0 km.)
Turn left onto R37. (20.2 km.)
Turn right onto R532. (8.1 km)..
Continue on R532.(22.2 km).
Turn right onto R532. 
Continue on R533.(3.9 km)

Activities:

Travel down the cliff face into the forerst below and follow a trail of elevated walkways and suspension bridges. Enjoy lunch at the lift cafe. Browse around the Craft Market.
 

SUDWALA CAVES


Time: Depart 8h00 return 17h00
Distance: 168 (Return)
Route:
Rosesands to Machadodorp (45 Km)
Turn right onto N4 toward Nelspruit/R36/Lyndenburg. (7.4 km.)
Take ramp toward Nelspruit/R36/Mashishing.
Continue on N4. (60.9 km.)
Turn left onto N4 toward Nelspruit.  (3.8 km.)
Turn left onto R539 toward Sabie. (7.4 km).
Continue toward 72284. (2 km)
Turn slightly right. Go for 1.6 km.

Activity: 
One of the world’s oldest dolomite caves. Take a guided or self-guided tour and stroll through the Dinosaur Park.

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GOLF AT HIGLANDS GATE ESTATE


Time: Depart 06h00 return 18h00
Distance: 240 Km (Return)


Route:
Rosesands to Machadodorp (45 km)
Turn left onto N4 toward Belfast. (21.5 km.)
Take ramp toward Carolina/Belfast/Dullstroom. 
Follow signs to Belfast
Turn right onto Steven Masango St (R540) towards Dullstroom.
Continue on R540. (26.1 km).
Turn right at Highlands gate sign. (13.4 km).

Activities: 
Rated by many to be one of the best in South Africa. The course is set among some of the most scenic mountainous terrain in Mpumalanga. Highland Gate’s strength lies in its high-altitude charm which makes for a scenic and truly memorable golf experience. Enjoy lunch at the Clubhouse Restaurant.

 

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BARBERTON GEO TRAIL


Time: Depart 08h00 return 18h00)
Distance: 210 km (Return)


Route:
Rosesands Barberton (83 Km) 
Baberton Josefdal (41Km)
Josefdal Badplaas (60 km)
Badplaas Rosesands  (25 km)


Activities:
A UNESCO world heritage site. View ancient rock strata to understand the evolution of planet earth. Follow the route with well guided roadside laybys to Josefdal border post with Swaziland.

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