God’s Window -Mpumalanga

God’s Window -Mpumalanga

#7 GOD’S WINDOW| 25 Most Instagrammable Places in South Africa | Meet South Africa
 
Fifteen local and international Instagrammers visited attractions and spots in all nine South African provinces to photograph the best 25 Instagrammable locations in celebration of 25 years of democracy.
 
Situated on the Drakensberg escarpment in Mpumalanga is God’s Window. Just one look down and you will begin to understand why it is called “God’s Window”.
 
Did you know?
The View from God’s Window has inspired and awed thousands of painters and photographers from all over the world.
With magnificent views, canyons, rock formations and waterfalls, God’s Window is truly an area of breathtaking scenic splendor. It is no wonder that Mpumalanga is known as Paradise Country.
 
God’s Window is so called for the panoramic view of the Lowveld more than 900 m down into a lush indigenous forest-clad ravine. The majestic cliffs plunge over 700 meters to the Lowveld and the private game reserves which have made the area one of South Africa’s main wildlife destinations. God’s Window is a small part of a 250km long earthwork of sheer cliffs and extravagant beauty. One can observe the hills and forests as far as the eye can see. In fact, it seems as if one can see forever!