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Free access for National Parks Week in South Africa

From the 18th to 22nd September, 2017, South African National Parks (SANParks) will be offering visitors free access to the majority of the national parks in South Africa.

SANParks will start the week off by opening its 12th annual SA National Parks Week at Golden Gate Highlands National Park located in Free State, South Africa.

landscape, Golden Gate Highlands National Park, South Africa

The week grants free access to most of the 21 national parks for day visitors, especially people from the local communities.

Free access to the parks does not in include free access to accommodation facilities and other tourist activities. Some of the parks will be extending the week to include the weekend.

See below for the full list of parks:

Addo Elephant National Park: 18 – 22 September 2017

Agulhas National Park: The park is an open access park with no pay points. Access to the lighthouse will be included as free access.

Augrabies Falls National Park: 18 – 23 September 2017

Bontebok National Park: 18 – 24 September 2017

Camdeboo National Park: 18 – 24 September 2017

Garden Route National Park: 16 – 23 September 2017

Golden Gate Highlands National Park: 18 – 24 September 2017

Karoo National Park: 18 – 22 September 2017 – first 100 visitors per day on the Saturday (23 September) and Sunday (24 September) gain free access.

Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park: 18 – 23 September 2017

Kruger National Park: 18 – 22 September 2017

Mapungubwe National Park: 18 – 24 September 2017

Marakele National Park: 18 – 24 September 2017

Mokala National Park: 18 – 23 September 2017

Mountain Zebra National Park: 18 – 22 September 2017 – first 100 visitors per day on the Saturday (23 September) and Sunday (24 September) gain free access.

Namaqua National Park: Excluded from SA National Parks Week

Table Mountain National Park: 18 – 23 September 2017 – free entry excludes Boulders Penguin Colony

Tankwa Karoo National Park: 18 – 24 September 2017

West Coast National Park: 18 – 22 September 2017

|Ai-|Ais/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park: 18 – 23 September 2017

zebra, wildlife, Kruger National Park, South Africa

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