Meiringspoort Waterfall, De Rust

Surrounded by interesting rock formations, Meiringspoort Waterfall plunges 13 m (42.6 ft) into a pool below. Stroll in the natural scenery and take a dip in the natural pool formed by the cataract, which gets particularly full after rain. The interpretive center offers engaging information on plant and animal life, as well as the history of Meiringspoort. The hike leading to the fall features concrete steps secured by guard rails, but be careful as they can get slippery. A visit to Meiringspoort Waterfall represents just the start of the adventure when you use our De Rust trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We had a lovely family day out in Meeringspoort, there are braai facilities and i must say the restrooms where kept clean and in a very good condition. The waterfall is a must see, Absolutely stunning...  more »
  • I could not believe that for all the years I have been travelling in and around the Karoo that I had never been through Meiringspoort or seen the Waterfall. To drive through the Poort is a must do the...  more »
  • Easy walk with crystal clear cool mountain spring water. It's worth the stop. Amenities are clean and area is kept in great condition.
  • It was fun, you can swim there and have picnic, also info available about the whole area. It is beautiful!
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