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It's the month of love and many of you will be looking for the perfect venue to take your loved one to celebrate.

Top 5 romantic picnic spots in Joburg

Pack a picnic basket and head out to one of our top 5 romantic picnic spots in Joburg.

You need not spend too much for Valentine's Day - giving a great memory doesn't have to be expensive.

So pick one of our ideal spots for a romantic picnic based on location, shady spaces, play areas, flowers and wildlife. All have free entrance.

  1. Rose Gardens - Joburg Botanical Gardens, Emmarentia
  2. Cheltondale Park - Highlands North
  3. Thokoza Park - Soweto
  4. Mushroom Farm Park - Sandton
  5. Kloofendal Nature Reserve - Roodepoort