One of the oldest golf courses in the old Transvaal is only 1 km from Waterfront Guest House.
Nooitgedacht Nature Reserve is situated only 15 km from Waterfront Guest House. There is carp, kurper, bass, and barbel.
Nooitgedacht Nature Reserve
Nooitgedacht Nature Reserve has an impressive dam which is on the Komati River. Nature lovers can enjoy game viewing and birding. There is over 200 recorded bird species.
The Suikerboschfontein Hiking Trail is situated on a farm in the Carolina district of Mpumalanga. A portion of the farm has been proclaimed as the Paulina van Niekerk Private Nature Reserve and the trail traverses this reserve. The area is very rugged and scenic and the trail takes in the most beautiful areas of the farm
Highveld Wetlands Birding Route
The wetlands birding route is approximately 42km long where lakes and wetlands showcase a myriad of bird species in both dry and wet years. This makes the prevalence of bird life in the area very wide and diversified.
Heritage & Historical Sites
The magnificent Panorama Route in Mpumalanga is best known for its cultural heritage and its dramatic landscapes and is only 125 km from Carolina.
One of the major highlights of the region is the Blyde River Canyon Reserve, home to spectacular wildlife and birdlife and some of the best views in South Africa. The Blyde River Canyon is the third largest canyon of its kind in the world.
Other highlights in the Mpumalanga area include the exquisite waterfalls in Graskop and Sabie, the Echo Caves that speak of Africa's powerful tribes such as Pedi, Mapulane and Swazi, trails left behind by the Voortrekkers in regions such as Lydenberg and Ohrigstad, ancient artistic footprints left by indigenous peoples of Africa and the Gold Rush territory, Pilgrim's Rest, home to the early gold prospectors.