19 Things To Do in Himeville

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Underberg Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs / Casual Dining

The Old Hatchery Restaurant

You have chosen to come to the most beautiful part of the Drakensberg in KwaZulu Natal. There is nothing quite like Southern Berg hospitality. Our little haven is just 10km from Underberg nestled amongst some hills ... more

WHEN?
We serve breakfasts, lunches and dinners on bookings only.

Sani Pass Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

Giant’s Cup Hiking Trail

This hike runs along the foothills of the gorgeous Drakensberg range of mountains, mainly through the Cobham and Garden Castle reserves. Views here are to die for. Along the trail there are rock pools, rivers ... more

WHEN?
Best time to go: winter and autumn, although prepare for cold nights, snow, and sudden changes in weather.

Sani Pass Birding / Sight Seeing

Sani Pass Birding

Birding Tours up the Sani Pass or in the surrounding Forest Mist belt areas for specials such as Drakensberg Rockjumper, Drakensberg Siskins, Cape Parrots and the rare Blue Swallows. Rock Art Hikes with ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement. Please call us.

Giants Castle Hiking Trails / Sight Seeing

Langalibalele Pass hike

Start: Giant's Castle camp Finish: Giant's Castle camp Duration: 6.5 km, roughly 5 hours Fitness: moderate Our tip: always remember seasonal clothing as the 'berg can change seasons without warning The hike ... more

Himeville Hiking Trails

Bushman's Cave Hike

Start: Bushman's Nek EKZN Wildlife office, Mkhomazi Wilderness Finish: Bushman's Nek EKZN Wildlife office Duration: 11 km, 2 days overnight Fitness: difficult (although the initiated regard this as a relatively ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.

Himeville Hiking Trails

Pinnacle Rock Hike

Start: Cobham ranger station, southern Drakensberg Finish: Cobham, southern Drakensberg Duration: 10 km (20 km return) Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: try returning via a different path to best ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Underberg Hiking Trails

Sherry Cave Hike

Start: Garden Castle Wilderness Area, Drakensberg Finish: Garden Castle Wilderness Area Duration: overnight hike Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: bear in mind that sherry cave is far from water and ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.

Himeville Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs / Casual Dining

Himeville Arms Pub & Restaurant

The charm of the Himeville Arms country restaurant, Torridon, and its pub is rivalled only by the spectacular setting in which it is idyllically placed. This establishment is more than 110 years old, having been ... more

WHEN?
Breakfast from 07h30 to 09h00.
Lunch from 12h30 to 15h00.
Dinner from 18h30 to 21h00

Underberg Hiking Trails

McKenzie's Caves Hike

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 ahead ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Underberg Hiking Trails

Sinclair's Cave Hike

Start: Mkhomazi Wilderness Area, southern central Drakensberg or Kamberg Nature Reserve Finish: where you started, this is a there-and-back hike Duration: 22 km from Mkhomazi (overnight in the cave) Fitness: ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Himeville Museums

Himeville Museum

The little town of Himeville is nestled in the heart of KwaZulu-Natal, with the magnificent Drakensberg Mountain Range behind it to make for a breath-taking backdrop of unimaginable proportions. The Himeville ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Saturday from 09h00 to 15h00.
Sunday from 09h00 to 12h30.
Closed om Mondays.

Drakensberg Hiking Trails

Lotheni Hiking Trails

Start: Lotheni camp Finish: Lotheni camp Duration: various Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: pick up a brochure of the trails from reception. Regarded as one of the more remote and scenic camps of the ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Underberg Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

Mashai Pass and Rhino Peak

Start: Garden Castle Finish: Garden Castle Duration: 18 km, 10 hours Fitness: difficult as the climb is extreme Our tip: start early and always sign the mountain register before heading up the mountain; should ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Himeville Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

Gxalingenwa Cave Hike

Start: Cobham Wilderness Area, southern Drakensberg Finish: Cobham Wilderness Area, southern Drakensberg Duration: 29 km, 2 day hike Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: be warned that the last 200 metres or ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Underberg Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Sani Pass MTB Trail

Where: Sani Pass, nearest town Himeville Level: difficult to extremely difficult (not for children) Type of route: 72 – 80 km return, this gravel pass acts as the border crossing between South Africa and ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Himeville as a destination

If you are considering visiting Himeville or have already booked your Himeville accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Himeville and come back and submit your Himeville review or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Also in the neighbourhood

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

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