Rietvlei Wetland Reserve

It’s also a hotspot for a number of watersports and boasts a beautiful bloom of flowers during the spring.

The vlei welcomes windsurfers and sailors while the surrounding area holds a network of beautiful walking trails. There is also a bird hide, which comfortably seats 20 people, and overlooks the wading birds and those fluttering in the reeds.


  • Freshwater lake and wetland in Milnerton
  • Over 100 species of birds have been sited here
  • Popular for bird watching, windsurfing, sailing and walking trails


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