8 days in Barberton & Graskop Itinerary

8 days in Barberton & Graskop Itinerary

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8 days in Barberton & Graskop Itinerary

Start: Barberton
1
Barberton
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Graskop
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
End: Barberton

4
nights
Barberton

Barberton is a town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa, which has its origin in the 1880s gold rush in the region. Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Kambaku Komatipoort Golf Club. Do some cultural sightseeing at Barberton Museum and Samora Machel Monument. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barberton: Krugerhof Museum (in Waterval Boven), Malelane Gate, Kruger National Park (in Malelane) and Wathaba Hiking Trail - Day Tours (in Machadodorp). There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at Barberton History & Mining Museum and hike along Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Barberton itinerary planning site .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Barberton. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Graskop.

Things to do in Barberton

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Malelane Gate, Kruger National Park, Krugerhof Museum, Wathaba Hiking Trail - Day Tours, Kambaku Komatipoort Golf Club, Samora Machel Monument
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Safaris
Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail ©
Barberton Makhonjwa Geotrail
Malelane Gate, Kruger National Park ©

3
nights
Graskop

Graskop ©
Developed as a campsite for gold miners, Graskop has been transformed into a gateway point for exploring the area's many natural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Bourkes' Luck Potholes, take a memorable drive along Panorama Route, stroll through Wonder View, then enjoy breathtaking views from God's Window, and finally make a trip to Panoramic Route Mpumalanga. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Mac Mac Falls and then explore the striking landscape at Three Roundavels.

To find out how to plan a trip to Graskop, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Barberton to Graskop takes 2 hours. In June in Graskop, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Graskop

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Mpumalanga, Mac Mac Falls, Bourkes' Luck Potholes
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Panorama Route ©
Panorama Route
Bourkes' Luck Potholes ©
Bourkes' Luck Potholes
Three Roundavels ©
Three Roundavels

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