7 Things To Do in Central Drakensberg

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Champagne Valley Animal Sanctuaries / Bird Sanctuaries / Birding

Falcon Ridge Bird of Prey Centre

Highly recommended (including a TripAdvisor Badge of Excellence), The Falcon Ridge Bird of Prey Centre is found in Champagne Valley in the Drakensberg. Open every day apart from Fridays, the "shows" are thrilling; ...

Champagne Valley Arts & Crafts / Malls & Shopping

Thokozisa Lifestyle Centre

Thokozisa Lifestyle Centre is a collection of small shops on the R600 not far from Winterton. Although it sounds like a mall, it would be better described as the Drakensberg's version thereof - everything housed in ...

Champagne Valley Cafés & Eateries / Cafés & Coffee Shops

The Valley Bakery

Valley Bakery, Coffee Shop and Art Gallery is situated on the R600 which leads to the Champagne Valley in the Central Drakensberg. Filled to the brim with tasty treats, fresh pastries, cakes and tarts and ...

Drakensberg Arts & Crafts / Museums / Sight Seeing

Didima Rock Art Centre

'The Khoi San, once known as Bushmen, were an indigenous people that inhabited South Africa’s deserts, plains and mountains, living off the bounteous produce of the land. These ones left behind them clues and ...

Cathedral Peak Wine Tours & Tasting

Cathedral Peak Wine Estate

Cathedral Peak Wine Estate is the new kid on the block. The only wine estate this deep in the Drakensberg Mountains, the estate lies with Cathedral, Cathkin and Champagne Castle peaks looming from behind the ...

Champagne Valley Extreme Sports / Sports & Leisure

Abseiling in the Drakensberg

Abseil 25m down Chicken Hill, walk back up and then experience the thrill all over again. Chicken Hill is 15min walk from our office - Abseiling, although a relatively “old” adventure sport, it is still a ...

Champagne Valley Sports & Leisure / Extreme Sports

Kloofing or Canyoning

Kloofing in the Injisuthi valley is a 6-7 hour round trip. The Injisuthi valley is the hidden gem of the Drakensberg, as it is situated in the rural area of Loskop and therefore has not been developed for the ...

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Newcastle Cafés & Eateries / Family Entertainment / Casual Dining

Gooseberries Restaurant

Set in the foothills of the majestic Drakensberg Mountains, Newcastle is a fantastic city to showcase the natural beauty and variety of KwaZulu-Natal. Added to this, it is also the proud home of the Gooseberries ...

Newcastle Cycling / Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

MTB and Running Nature Trail

The South African experience is all about high blue skies, warm sunshine, fresh air, and plenty of exciting wildlife. And, there are few better ways to enjoy the utter beauty of this country than by exploring it on ...

Himeville Art Galleries

Visit The Underberg Studio

The Underberg Studio is situated in the picturesque farming village of Himeville at the foot of the Southern Drakensberg. Here you will find the work of several leading South African fine art photographers and ...

Drakensberg Scenic Flights

Hot Air Ballooning in Kamberg

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, South ...

Drakensberg Fishing

Fly Fishing at Penwarn

Imagine the early morning mist lifting off a berg river, the trout rising. Penwarn is a premier fishing location with seven dams (one is two kilometres long) and eight kilometres of river, and 6-9 pounders are ...

Drakensberg Fishing

Trout Fishing at Glengarry

Glengarry has two kilometers of river fishing - open in season, and two stocked dams which are open all year round. Gear may be hired, and a limited stock of flies are also available. Trout first came to Natal ...

Champagne Valley Arts & Crafts

African Loom

A showcase for the talents of local Zulu women, our business thrives on the sound relations with the women who produce the warm and vibrant products. Gretta Sibisi and her team of eight dye, weave and sew, ...

Champagne Valley Art Galleries / Arts & Crafts

Ardmore Ceramic Art Studio

This is a Highly Recommended Attraction! The vibrant ceramics of Ardmore, ranging from functional domestic ware to sculptural art in the decorative African tradition, offer a fine insight into the subtle ...

Sani Pass Birding

Birding up Sani Pass

This is an all day trip up the Sani Pass in a 4x4, looking for Drakensberg Rockjumper, Sentinel Rockthrush, Drakensberg Siskin, Bush Blackcap and Mountain Pipit. Join Stuart McLean on a birding trip up the majestic ...

Underberg Horse Riding / Sight Seeing

Khotso Horse Trails

Horse riding trails take off at 9.00am daily for either a full day, or 1 to 3 hours, into the foothills of the Drakensberg. We schedule rides according to the needs of our guests. Just call and tell our team when ...

Bergville Family Entertainment / Horse Riding

Drakensberg Horse Trails

The Northern Horse provides an equine experience of a lifetime in the Northern Drakensberg! Climb mountains, forge rivers and race over plains atop hardy mountain horses and ponies and enjoy unspoilt scenery in ...

Bergville Family Entertainment / Horse Riding / Sight Seeing

Phansi-Phezulu Horse Trail

Grooms take groups of up to ten riders on a 2 hour trail that starts by descending into a verdant river valley where the trail meanders with the bubbling Putrill Stream past a cave, which boasts a waterfall in the ...

Bergville Horse Riding / Sight Seeing

Half or Full Day Horse Rides

The more adventurous rider may enjoy a longer equine experience to see bushman paintings or to visit a Sangoma (Traditional Zulu Healer). The Zulu Cultural Trail provides interesting insights into the lives of ...

Bergville Horse Riding / Sight Seeing

Sundowner Horse Ride

The sundowner ride leaves about 2 hours before sunset and follows a meandering trail with spectacular views through quiet valleys and restful plains to a beauty-spot in the veldt where a table has been set up with ...

Champagne Valley Extreme Sports / Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

White Water Kayaking

When staying in the Drakensberg on your next holiday, why not take an introduction course to white water kayaking and try the Eskimo roll - White water kayaking for beginners and experts - At our base we have the ...

Central Drakensberg as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

Bergville, Bushmans Nek Valley, Cathedral Peak, Champagne Valley, Drakensberg Gardens, Estcourt, Geluksburg, Giants Castle, Himeville, Kamberg, Kokstad, Monks Cowl, Mont-aux-Sources, Northern Drakensberg, Sani Pass, Southern Drakensberg, Sterkfontein, Swartberg, Underberg, Van Reenen, Winterton, Witsieshoek

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