The stand has panoramic views of the bush and the majestic mountain views. Nestled against a picturesque setting at the base of the Drakensberg escarpment, in the Limpopo Province of South Africa, lies the Blyde River Botanical Reserve. This “best kept secret in South Africa” boasts an 80ha residential development with a variety of fauna & flora and birdlife. The reserve offers a total of 56 stands, all bigger than 1 ha in size, of which 50% already developed. The reserve borders the world renowned Blyde River Canyon. Other neighbours include the Swadini Resort and Moholoholo animal rehabilitation centre, caring for a variety of abandoned, injured and poisoned wildlife. The Blyde River Canyon is a significant natural feature of South Africa, located on the Mpumalanga and Limpopo border, and forming the northern part of the Drakensberg escarpment. It is 26 kilometers in length and about 800 meters deep, mostly consisting of red sandstone. It is the third largest canyon in the world, after the Grand Canyon in the United States and the Fish River Canyon in Namibia. It is the second largest canyon in Africa, and is known as one of the great wonders of nature on the continent.