The Bourke’s Luck Potholes
Distance from Destiny Country Lodge:
Average traveling time from Destiny Country Lodge:
1 hour 40 minutes by car
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The Bourke's Luck Potholes is one of Mpumalanga's natural wonders that should not be missed, with bridges crossing over the 'potholes' providing excellent views of the gorge below.
The Potholes form part of The Panorama Route, and can be visited as a day trip from Destiny Country Lodge, with a number of fascinating attractions en route!
The Potholes are open daily during day hours and is a well-known icon in the area. The unique cylindrical shapes and sculptures of rock find in the gorge are due to extensive water erosion from many years of swirling water eddies at the point where the Treur River and the Blyde River meet. Frommer's '500 places to take your kids before they grow up' recommends this as a great family outing. So don't forget to take your kids to see this amazing geological wonder!