Debengeni Waterfall, Tzaneen

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Waterfall · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
A popular swimming and picnic spot, Debengeni Waterfall attracts hikers and mountain bikers. Named by the Pedi Tribe meaning "place of the big pot," the site forms a large pool at the base of the waterfall. Dropping from the height of 80 m (262 ft), the falls are nestled amidst a tropical rainforest. Its surroundings are home to over 40 species of indigenous trees and many rare bird species, such as grey wagtail, Christopher robin, and the endemic bush strike. Be sure to watch your step over the slippery rocks. Take a look at our Tzaneen trip itinerary planning website to schedule your visit to Debengeni Waterfall and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The security guard working on the property was very friendly. I loved the beauty of the place. It was refreshing. A lot of things were closed due to an incident that occurred earlier this year. We...  more »
  • Just watching the falls is beautiful. The sound of the water is refreshing to the souls. One can just sit and listen to the beautiful sound of the water and the birds. The place is clean, and there...  more »
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  • Stunning awesome natural setting, waterfall is beautiful.
  • What a super cool waterfall to visit. Really nice hiking nature to get out into and overall a fantastic experience. Thoroughly enjoyed the vist and would recommend it if you are a hiking or outdoors or nature lover.

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