Guided tour of Melville Koppies

A three-hour guided walk on Melville Koppies covers history, archaeology, geology, flora and fauna. Sunday 5 at 15h00. Adults R50, kids R30.

Guided tour of Melville Koppies Central, a nature reserve and heritage site, on Sunday 5 February at 15h00 – the veld flowers are an intriguing spectacle.

Not suitable for very young children – recommend older than 6 years.

A reasonable level of fitness is required, the tour is about 4km and includes some steep rocky slopes.

The guide stops frequently to talk about the geology, archaeology, history, flora and fauna.

Wear proper walking shoes, and take a hat, sun block, water and a snack if needed.

Cost – Adults R 50, children R 30 – no booking required.

Parking is opposite the entrance to Marks Park Sports Club, in Judith Road, Emmarentia. Walk across Judith Road to the stone hut at the main entrance.

Contact details

Tel: 0114824797
Where: Judith Road, Emmarentia