Based on The South African Statistics, This Park covers an area of 820 km² and stretches along the Orange River. The height of water waterfall is about 60 metres high and is more attractive when the river is in flood. The gorge below the falls averages about 240 m deep and runs for 18 kilometres.
Augrabies Falls National Park Animals
When you are in this Area, You can also find Water Monitor, Africa’s largest lizard, Also The Doublebanded Sandgrouse is available here, alongside the more commonly spotted Namaqua Sandgrouse, They are found in freshwater systems, lagoons, and the sea so long as fresh drinking water is available. Their short, dense fur varies in colour from light to dark brown.
Some Other Animals who can be found on the National Park are:
Augrabies Falls National Park Campsite
When You plan for a short term vacation and holiday, You can make a booking of classic venues available in the Park area. Before you made a booking, Yo can check listings of holiday lodgings and camping sites in and near Augrabies Falls National Park below this post to get into contact with the camping sites property owner that may be able to cater for your specific travel arrangements surrounding Augrabies Falls National Park.
Owner/Manager may have pictures of Augrabies Falls National Park and their respective venues whereby You will have access to make selection of your Ideal Venue.
There is a Caravan and camping sites in a shaded area. These Caravan can take a maximum of six persons, one caravan/tent and one vehicle or one autovilla permitted per site.
They have Communal camp kitchen with two plated stoves, and sinks, communal ablution facilities, laundry and ironing room. All sites have power points.
Augrabies Falls National Park Accommodation
This Protea Hotel Upington is situated in on the banks of the Orange River in Upington. Your staff were wonderful. The man working the desk at 10pm on the 22nd of September was incredibly helpful. Rooms were tidy and clean, really happy with our stay and the comfort. Breakfast was amazing.
This Hotel Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, The Oasis is situated in Upington on the banks of the Orange River. The room was clean n comftable and breakfast was awesome
River City Inn
Located Just 10 minutes’ drive from Upington Airport, River City offers air-conditioned rooms with a satellite TV. It provides a 24-hour front desk. Most of the Staff members manner of treating me with kindness and respect even though I am younger then them.
Kalahari Lion’s Rest
This Lodge Located in Upington in the Northern Cape region and Kalahari Mall reachable within 5 km, Kalahari Lion’s Rest provides accommodation with free WiFi, BBQ facilities, a garden and free private parking.
They offers a terrace. Everything about the place was amazing, Crystal went out of her way to ensure we had a wonderful stay… Thanks to her and her husband for top class service.
Daberas Guest Farm
This Guest House Situated in Augrabies, Daberas Guest Farm offers self-catering accommodation in the in the Augrabies area. This eco-friendly lodge is reliant on solar power and a water desalination system.
Each unit at Daberas is air-conditioned with a low-energy water cooling system. They all have a private en suite bathroom and a private entrance leading from the thatched veranda. Hannecke and Kobus are fantastic hosts and kind people. The room/house where we stayed (Cape Ebony) was so beautiful. It contains anything you need for a very comfortable stay.
They are Offering a garden, Plato Lodge is located in Augrabies region. Free WiFi is provided .
The accommodation features a seating area. Free private parking is also available at this lodge. Towels and bed linen are featured. Professional friendly and engaging owners.
Quiver Tree Restaurant
Th Restaurant is a typical SANParks restaurant, despite being privately run now. The food is adequate and the service is slow. There is no alternative place to eat at Augrabies, so this restaurant has the monopoly.
Augrabies Falls National Park Entrance Fees
South African Citizens and Residents (with ID) R56 per adult, per day
R28 per child, per day
SADC Nationals (with passport) R112 per adult, per day
R56 per child, per day
Standard Conservation Fee R224 per adult, per day
R112 per child, per day
Augrabies Falls National Park Contact Details
For any other enquiries:
Tel: +27 (0) 54 452 9200
Fax: +27 (0) 54 451 5003