i-con2 Travel Information : Augrabies Falls National Park
The Augrabies Falls National Park lies 120 kilometres west of Upington and 40 kilometres north-west of Kakamas. The access road is tarred, but there are only gravel roads in the park.

Gate Opening Hours
All year from 6:00 bis 22:00

Augrabies Restcamp
Restaurant. Three swimming pools, petrol station, shop. Picnic spot for day visitors.


In the Augrabies Falls National Park there is excellent accommodation available. A choice between 2-bed, 3-bed or 4-bed cottages for self-caterers. And there is a campground with shady sites and electricity.

Family Cottage with aircon, 2 bedrooms and 4 beds, bathroom, kitchen: approx. R1200 per night. Chalet with aircon,  1 bedroom and 3 beds, bathroom, kitchenette: approx. R750 per night. Camping approx. 80 Rand per person. Conservation fee 90 Rand per person/day.

Activities in the Park
Several attractve hiking trails in the Augrabies Park to Arrow Point (1 hour), to the Potholes (1 hour) and to the Moon Rock (1 hour). The Klipspringer Hiking Trail lasts 3 days and 2 nights and must be pre-booked. Maximum 12 participants per group. Not from October to March (too hot).

South African National Parks
PO Box 787, Pretoria 0001, Südafrika
Tel ++27 (0)12 4289111, Fax ++27 (0)12 3430905,

or directly at:
Augrabies Falls National Park
Private Bag X1, Augrabies 8874, South Africa
Tel: ++27 54 451-0050/1/2, Fax: ++27 54 451-0053