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Jozini Boat Cruise - Enjoy cruising on one of South Africa's largest dams

Let’s look at five compelling reasons why the Jozini Boat Cruise needs to be on your bucket list.

Tandweni Villa Boat
Supplied, Tandweni Villa

Jozini Dam is one of KwaZulu-Natal's most famous dams. 

Scores of people visit this popular tourist attraction because it offers great entertainment to suit the whole family.

Some of the visitors to the dam enjoy going fishing, but a boat cruise is one of the most fun things to do when at Jozini Dam.

Let us look at five reasons why you should book a boat ride. 

  • You will be sailing on one of South Africa’s largest dams.

  • The dam is situated at the foot of the Lebombo Mountains and has several exquisite gorges that abound with cycads.

  • You will also be spoiled with the variety of birds that reside in Jozini.

  • If you are a fan of the wildlife, you could see an elephant, leopard, rhino (black & white), buffalo, hippopotamus, waterbuck, bushbuck, nyala, greater kudu, zebra, giraffe, spotted hyena, and Nile crocodiles.

  • Fish lovers will be delighted to know that there are over ten kinds of fish found in the dam including tilapia, catfish, mudfish, carp and the sought-after tiger fish.

For accommodation, you can enjoy a peaceful sleep at Ghost Mountain Inn and Safari, Jozini Tiger Lodge, Biweda Nguni Lodge, Tandweni Villas, and Shayamanzi Boathouse which are all situated nearby. 

Main image courtesy of Tandweni Villa

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