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"You are never too late for the Gold Rush!"

The PANORAMA ROUTE in Mpumalanga
is the destination of choice for:
Wide Open Spaces
Breathtaking Nature
Mild to Wild Adventures
Scrumptious Restaurants
Homely, Safe Accommodation
A Time and a Place to Revitalize Soul, Body and Mind


Pilgrim's Rest is situated on the magnificent Panorama Route in the Kruger Lowveld region of the Mpumalanga province of South Africa.  The area is richly imbued with a diversity of natural, cultural and historic gems.  The uniqueness of this historic village is vividly evident in its museums and historic sites.  It offers the visitor a fascinating window into the past, and captures the spirit of a bygone era and its people in their quest for gold.

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The entire town of Pilgrim's Rest was declared a National Monument in 1986 as a living memory of the early gold rush days in South Africa during the late 1800s / early 1900s.

Since then a dedicated team of historians, architects, curators and special interest groups closely monitor all developments and refurbishments in the village to maintain its historic appearance.

N O T I C E !

There is no ATM in Pilgrim's at the moment.
While most businesses have card facilities, not all do.

Cash & Gold Nuggets Welcome

Useful Links ...

For more information about the neighboring towns,
also visit the websites of:
Sabie (
Graskop (
Hazyview (


"Dig it in Pilgrims"

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