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Is Kirstenbosch gardens open during lockdown?
The estate is open to the public. During adjusted level 4 regulations, picnics are not allowed. The Garden Centre, Bookshops and Giftshops are open. The tea room and other restaurants are open for lunch and dinner.
What day is pensioners day at Kirstenbosch?
Pensioners from south africa can get into the national botanical garden for free on tuesdays. The offer does not include public transportation. For more information, visit www.southafrica.gov.za.
Can you take food into Kirstenbosch?
You are not allowed to take chairs, tables, umbrellas, tents, or any other items into the Garden during a picnic. barbecues are not allowed. Picnic hampers and/or takeaways are available from the Kirstenbosch Tea Room and Café.
How much is a Kirstenbosch card?
The new prices are as follows: Non-South African Residents of 18 years and older: R200. South African residents over the age of 18 are required to have an ID. The students from the South African institute will be charged R50. For more information, please visit the Department of Education website.
How big is Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens?
National Botanic Gardens of South Africa, also called Kirstenbosch Botanic Gardens, one of the world’s largest botanical gardens, occupying a 1,305-acre (528-hectare) site in Kirstenbosch, near Cape Town, is home to more than 2,000 species of plants and animals.
Can you play music at Kirstenbosch?
Absolutely. Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts are great for the whole family. Adults will be enjoying the sights and sounds of the festival if the children aren’t dancing to the music or eating at the picnic basket. The ferry departs every 15 minutes from 9am to 5pm. You can also take a bus from the city centre. For more information, visit www.port-elizabeth.co.za.
What discounts do pensioners get in South Africa?
The senior citizens’ discount card can only be used on a wednesday in all game stores, though the first r1 500 spent will qualify for a 10% discount. Senior Citizens Discount Cards are valid for one year from the date of issue.
Does DStv have pensioners discount?
Well, DStv does offer a commercial subscription to multi-unit retirement homes, which means that pensioners can get DStv services at a fraction of the cost of commercial services. For example, if you live in a multi unit retirement home, you can subscribe to Dstv and get a discount of up to 50% off the commercial rate. This is a great way to save money on your commercial rates.
Can you drink alcohol in Kirstenbosch?
The public is not allowed to consume alcohol in the garden during the festive season. Alcoholic beverages will not be allowed to be brought into the park during the holiday season. This includes, but is not limited to, beer, wine, liquor, or any other alcoholic beverage that is sold in a bottle, can, keg, bottle or other container. No glass containers will be permitted in or on the grounds of the Park.
Glass containers are prohibited at any time. Any glass container that has been broken or tampered with is subject to a fine of $100.00 for the first offense, and $200 for each subsequent offense. Failure to comply with any of these rules may result in removal of your vehicle from the property.
Can you bring alcohol to Kirstenbosch Gardens?
Please bear in mind that alcoholic beverages in the garden are prohibited as the consumption of liquor in public places are not permitted. All visitors are asked to wear their mask correctly at all times, even if it is just for a few minutes.