Romantic spots to take your valentine to in Johannesburg

The Living Room, Johannesburg

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Located in the heart of Maboneng, The Living Room offers stunning views of Johannesburg’s skyline. Its rooftop garden oasis is perfect for a romantic evening with your loved one. You can enjoy cocktails, tapas, and a breathtaking sunset together.

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Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens

Waterfall at teh Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens. Image: canva

Take a romantic stroll through the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens in Roodepoort. With its lush greenery, cascading waterfalls, and tranquil atmosphere, it’s an ideal spot for a peaceful Valentine’s Day picnic surrounded by nature’s beauty.

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Montecasino Bird Gardens, Johannesburg

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If you both love animals, spend Valentine’s Day at the Montecasino Bird Gardens. Wander through the lush gardens filled with a variety of bird species, including colourful parrots and graceful flamingos. You can even catch one of the bird shows for an extra special experience.

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The Sculpture Garden at the Nirox Foundation

Nirox Foundation collaborated with Sweden’s Wanås Konst to curate artworks thoughtfully scattered across the 20 hectares of land of Nirox Sculpture Park’s home in the Magaliesberg’s Cradle of Humankind. Most of the featured artists are female.

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Escape the city and immerse yourselves in unique art and nature at the Nirox Foundation’s Sculpture Garden. Located in the Cradle of Humankind, this serene setting features contemporary sculptures nestled among picturesque landscapes, providing a really one-of-a-kind backdrop for a romantic outing.

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Hartbeespoort Dam

Take in the views at Hartbeespoort Dam. Image: canva

Just a short drive from Johannesburg, Hartbeespoort Dam offers a range of romantic activities. You can take a leisurely boat cruise on the dam, enjoy a scenic cableway ride up the Magaliesberg Mountains, or explore the charming cafes and art galleries in the area.