Sani Pass, Drakensberg

Sani Pass 4x4 Trail

4x4 Trails in or near Sani Pass, Drakensberg in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.

Things To Do in Sani PassSani Pass 4x4 Trail

4x4 Trails Drakensberg

Where? Sani Lodge Backpackers, Sani Pass Road, 10.5km along Sani Pass, Drakensberg, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

When? Booking is essential.

How? Call +27 (0)33 702-0330

How much? Price on request

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Sani Pass, in KwaZulu Natal

The Drakensberg Mountain Range is nothing short of spectacular, and is undoubtedly best enjoyed at a restful pace. The Sani Pass 4 x 4 Trail is a round trip that extends to the Lesotho border and back, providing some of the countryís most breath-taking views imaginable.

Just 20 kilometres from the town of Underberg, the Sani Pass Trail is 45 kilometres long that takes drivers over an exciting combination of rocks, boulders, gravel, mud and even areas that have succumbed to rock falls. In the winter, ice and snow are common in parts of the trail, challenging drivers to handle the slippery conditions.

It has been given a two to four grading and takes between three and four hours to complete. The drive is not particularly difficult, but there are plenty of twists and turns, as well as foggy conditions and sheer cliffs. The weather conditions are unpredictable, and prone to changing within just a few minutes. For this reason, visitors planning on tackling the 4 x 4 trail should be prepared.

Part of this trail includes the highest pub in Southern Africa, which makes for an excellent stop-over for refreshments.

In addition to the 4 x 4 trail, visitors can indulge in some excellent trout fishing, mountain biking, hiking or horseback riding during their time here.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Sani Pass

Mkomazana Mountain Cottages

Self Catering

Mkomazana Mountain Cottages

Mkomazana is a unique property nestled at the foot of the Sani Pass. The accommodation is a charming combination of two ... more

Sani Lodge Backpackers

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Sani Lodge Backpackers

The Lodge provides a wide range of clean, comfortable budget accommodation as well as 3 charming, self catering cottages, ... more

Amazian Mountain River Lodge

Guest House

Amazian Mountain River Lodge

Amazian Mountain River Lodge situated in the Southern Drakensberg just outside Underberg and only 18km away from the Sani ... more

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