My first visit to God’s Window was a very exciting one with lots of breath taking experience.
I had heard so much about it and decided to finally visit it.
Many had described it as the meeting of the earth and heaven. Some had also described it as the edge of the earth. I tell you, it’s really a view through God’s eye.
Here, you are afforded the opportunity of having a great view over the clouds.(Truly, it is worth its name). The view is splendidly amazing, with an unforgettable sight seeing experience in this unforgettable part of the world.
SO WHERE IS GOD’S WINDOW?
God’s Window is situated on the Drakensberg Escarpment of Mpumalanga, South Africa.
The Mpumalanga Province is located in the north-east of South Africa and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country.
God’s Window is a renowned natural landmark situated along the Panorama Route in Mpumalanga.
It is found in the Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, and offers an elegant viewpoint over the greenest Canyon in the world( A Canyon is a long, narrow, steep valley, cut in rock by a river).
It stands at an altitude of about 1,829m(6,000ft), extending over the Blyde River Canyon(the third largest Canyon in the world).
It is absolutely captivating in its beauty, as standing in the Drakensberg Escarpment, you look down over the cliffs that plung almost a kilometre down to the lowveld, which stretches out to what seems like the end of the earth.
It is important to note that the view site at God’s window is only worth viewing on a sunny clear day as cloud cover can hide the scenery.
No word can describe the undiluted awesomeness, beauty and sense of wonder of this place. This place is one of the biggest hidden gems in Africa and should be one of the wonders of the world because alot of people from all over the world come to see it.(Just go and experience it yourself). It’s a wonderful place to appreciate nature and be grateful. If you desire to wind down after a hectic city life, then visit this place. Incase you decide to visit, there are a wide range of excellent accomodation near God’s window, with online booking and great surpport.