Debengeni Waterfall, Tzaneen

4.5
#1 of 6 in Nature in Limpopo Province
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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  • Stunning waterfall, forest path, gneiss rocks and pools! Lovely picnic spot for families BUT not great for birders as a result of the noise, fires etc. toilets were not bad... but wooden walkways and ...  more »
  • If you are in the vicinity of Tzaneen make time to visit Debengeni Falls. Awesome scenery and a number of braais available for a splendid barbecue. There is a parking space available but take note tha...  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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