Highveld and Cosmos
Cosmos are the pretty pink and white flowers that inundate the Highveld grasslands in spring. The Highveld and Cosmos Region is named after these little flowers, but a more apt name might be the Coal Mining Heart of South Africa. Coal mines, refineries, cooling towers and power stations abound, dominating the landscape around many towns, but if you are prepared to do a little exploring, you will find a few treasures, and when the smog blows away, the clear skies of the Highveld are a particular...
The latest options for mountain bikers at Forever Resorts near Groblersdal ...
Open to day visitors, the Witbank Nature Reserve preserves a threatened Highveld ecosystem and several animal and bird species
Go skydiving in the clear blue skies of the Mpumalanga Highveld with the Witbank Skydiving Club, less than an hour from Pretoria
Luiperdkrans Private Game Reserve near Middelburg on the Mpumalanga Highveld packs plenty guaranteed sightings in a 500ha area
Affordable bush safaris, family accommodation and camping, hikes and walks and game viewing in the bushveld of the Loskop Valley
Buffalo Gorge Eco Adventures, Middelburg offers many adventure activities for the whole family, focusing on horse trails and rides
The 2 day Broodboom Cycad trail just outside Middelburg offers stunning scenery, views, rock pools & formations, swimming & cycads
Experience the Botshabelo Mission Station & Ndebele Historical Village - a South African Heritage Site, dating back to the 1860's