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South African National Parks has developed this beautiful park with roads, picnic sites, birding boardwalks and hides, walking trails and 4 x 4 trails.
The park was officially opened on 24 September 2004.
Area under the study of the forms of life existing in prehistoric times, as represented by the fossils of plants, animals, and other organisms investigated using the discipline of paleontology.
The boundaries of the Mapungubwe National Park will ultimately cover about 28000 hectares.
Mountains, Big Five game viewing and exploring a captivating pre-historic past are just some of Waterberg’s attractions.
The UNESCO Waterberg Biosphere Reserve is the only savannah biosphere reserve in southern Africa and features a mix of rock formations, formed over millions of years, significant San (Bushmen) rock art sites and abundant bushveld plains that support a diverse array of fauna and flora.
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