KwaZulu Natal Things To Do

Known as the Kingdom of the Zulu, KwaZulu Natal is a melting pot of African, European and Indian cultures. Show on Map

Destinations in KwaZulu Natal


Tarn Cave Hike

Where? Underberg
Start: Bushman's Nek Wilderness Area, southern Drakensberg Finish: Bushman's Nek Duration: 10 km each way; 2 days Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: during winter this area of the 'berg can be most ...

Horse Riding

Where? Oribi Gorge
Take part in a guided trail on horseback along a mountain track with spectacular views for as far as the eye can see. The trails are usually between 1.5 and 2 hours long and are suitable for both expert riders ...

Southport Beach

Where? Southport
This fairly quiet beach is a great sport for watching dolphins frolic in the waves and occasional whale watching. Located in the hub of the South Coast, Southport Beach was recently given its prized Blue Flag ...

Oaklands Restaurant

Where? Van Reenen
A mere three hour drive from Johannesburg, Oaklands can be found nestled in the Drakensberg foothills, above van Reenen’s pass. You will catch your breath as the Country Manor unfolds before you like a scene ...

Cabbage Tree Café

Where? Champagne Valley
Enjoy an afternoon lunch at the barnyard style restaurant that produces fresh food using locally sourced ingredients. This casual venue offers an exceptional menu and some of the culinary delights include ...

Ndumeni Caves Hike

Where? Cathedral Peak
Start: Cathedral Peak Wilderness, northern Drakensberg Finish: Cathedral Peak Duration: overnight Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: these caves, for there are 2 of them, are also known as the lower ...

Hot Air Ballooning

Where? Drakensberg
Experience the awesome thrill and peaceful serenity of hot air ballooning. Hot air balloon flights are offered principally on the edge of the Drakensberg mountains, just inland from Durban in Kwazulu Natal, ...

Sage Café and Deli

Where? Umhlali
A favourite spot in town, the Sage Café and Deli offers visitors wholesome, healthy food and drinks with a wide variety of options. Using only the freshest ingredients the food is sublime and the atmosphere ...

McKenzie's Caves Hike

Where? Underberg
Start: Mkhomzi Nature Reserve car park Finish: Mkhomzi Nature Reserve car park Duration: 11km (roughly 20 km return) Fitness: moderate Our tip: sign the register if hiking overnight, and reserve the cave ...

The Pavilion Shopping Centre

Where? Westville
The Pavilion Shopping Centre, situated in Westville, is only 20 kilometres from the buzzing city centre of Durban. This mall is filled with a delightful variety of convenience stores, boutiques, speciality ...

Bushman Rockart Hike

Where? Himeville
A 6 hour hike with Stuart McLean (birding expert) to the Khanti paintings in the uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park. The hike to 'The Marching Men' takes you on a moderate to steep climb of 300m over 7km into ...

Summer Fishing at Caversham Mill

Where? Balgowan
Caversham Mill Estate comprises a restaurant, manor house and quaint cottages, all within the beautiful tranquility of the KwaZulu Natal Midlands of South Africa. This estate has magnificent gardens that ...

Icidi Pass hike

Where? Bergville
Start: Mnweni Cultural Centre, Mnweni Valley Finish: Mnweni Cultural Centre, Mnweni Valley Duration: at least 3 days Fitness: extremely difficult; for experienced mountaineers Our tip: The Icidi Pass is ...

Umgeni Steam Train Trip

Where? Kloof
If you're running out of steam on your holiday, take it easy at a train window while still taking in the country, it's countryside and it's history on one of South Africa's oldest steam trains. Steam puffs as ...

Primitive Trail

Where? Hluhluwe
Join the Primitive Trail in Hluhluwe for a fun, exhilarating and challenging hiking experience like no other. Backpack for three or four nights and make the most of the trail and the game reserve. Get in touch ...

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