Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree, Tsitsikamma National Park

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A massive yellowwood in a dense indigenous forest, Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree stands 36 m (118 ft) tall with a circumference of 9 m (29.5 ft) at the trunk base. Take a forest walkway trough lush vegetation to see this 800-year-old giant and admire the surrounding scenery. Located just off the N2 highway between the Storms River Bridge and the Storms River Village exit, the spot makes a good stopover for visitors traveling the Garden Route. Tsitsikamma Forest’s Big Tree is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
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  • Helpful staff and a stunning walk through the forest. The trees were incredible. We took the middle walk and explored the path with delight. 
    Helpful staff and a stunning walk through the forest. The trees were incredible. We took the middle walk and explored the path with delight.  more »
  • It’s all in the title! You have to pay an entrance fee to do the forest walk under the canopy. The walk is approximately 1km to get to a large -90-100ft survivor of the ancient forest. We enjoyed... 
    It’s all in the title! You have to pay an entrance fee to do the forest walk under the canopy. The walk is approximately 1km to get to a large -90-100ft survivor of the ancient forest. We enjoyed...  more »
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  • Brilliant experience. Grateful the +1000 year old tree is being protected. An amazing experience walking through the reserve. A must if your a nature lover.
  • Nice 1km trail there and back again. Seeing the tree is so amazing! So nice to see nature so well looked after.

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