25 Things To Do in Winterton

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Champagne Valley Extreme Sports / Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

White Water Tubing or Geckoing

Tube down a 450m stretch of class 1 rapids twice - almost a kilometre of fun - something the whole family can enjoy - Champagne Castle Adventure Centre is a one stop team building and family adventure destination, ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Friday from 09h00 to 15h0
Saturday from 08h00 to 17h00.

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 ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Friday from 09h00 to 15h00.
Saturday from 08h00 to 17h00.

Champagne Valley Extreme Sports / Sports & Leisure / Water Sports

White Water Kayaking

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 perfect set-up for first timers who would like to give kayaking ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Friday from 09h00 to 15h00.
Saturday from 08h00 to 17h00.

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 ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Friday from 09h00 to 15h00.
Saturday from 08h00 to 17h00.

Winterton Museums

The Winterton Museum

Winterton is a little town found on the banks of the Tugela River in the foothills of the Drakensberg. Close to the Second Boer War battle sites of the Battle of Vaal Krantz and Spioenkop, it is often passed ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 16h00
Saturday from 09h00 to 12h00.

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 ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 09h00 to 16h30.

Winterton Museums

San Art Interpretive Centre

In 2003 the San Art Interpretive centre was opened in Didima in the Cathedral Peak Valley. Here you can learn more about the San people, their art and culture. The centre is decorated to represent a cave, a likely ... more

Mont-Aux-Sources Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Ploughman’s Kop Trail

Ploughman’s Kop is a mountain in the shape of a head on the left arm of The Amphitheatre in the Royal Natal Park, which is in turn part of the Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg Park. Really the walk is about the ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.
Distance: 7km Time: +/- 3 hours.

Winterton Scenic Flights

Drakensberg Ballooning

Take a hot air balloon trip over KwaZulu Natal with Drakensberg Ballooning and feast your eyes on exquisite panoramic views. You will be able to see from Giants Castle in Southern Drakensberg all the way to the ... more

WHEN?
Monday to Sunday before sunrise.

Winterton Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs

Black Scabbard Portuguese Bistro

Highly recommended on TripAdvisor, come on down to the Black Scabbard for a Portuguese treat. Here you can find delicious traditional meals, freshly made to order. Some of the more popular dishes include the ... more

WHEN?
Wednesday to Monday from 12h00 to 20h00

Winterton Sight Seeing / Family Entertainment / Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Drakensberg Scootours

Roll 4.5km downhill on the monster mountain scooter. This is a true mountain activity imported from Switzerland’s Alps, a first in SA! A game drive vehicle takes you and your scooter to the top of the mountain ... more

WHEN?
There are 4 timeslots throughout the day.
Please book to avoid disappointment.

Cathedral Peak Hiking Trails

Cathedral Peak Hike

Start: Cathedral Peak Hotel Finish: Cathedral Peak Hotel Duration: 19 km, 12+ hours (one very long day, if you make an early start) Fitness: this is an arduous hike; you need to be very fit Our tip: remember ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Mont-aux-Sources Hiking Trails / Sight Seeing / Sports & Leisure

Sentinel Peak trail

Start: Sentinel car park (almost 3 000 metres above sea level) Finish: Sentinel car park Duration: a whole day Fitness: fit (the hike may be shortened, but it is a slog nonetheless) Our tip: if you suffer from ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Bergville Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

Amphitheatre Heritage Trail

Start: there are numerous entrances, but Witsieshoek is one of them Finish: Royal Natal National Park Duration: 25 - 30 km over three days Fitness: average, but it can be strenuous Our tip: there is a gully ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Monks Cowl Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Monk's Cowl and Champagne Castle Hikes

Start: Monk's Cowl or Champagne Castle, central Drakensberg Finish: Monk's Cowl or Champagne Castle, central Drakensberg Duration: various Fitness: moderate Our tip: hikes in this area are particularly popular ... more

WHEN?
Daylight Hours.

Winterton as a destination

If you are considering visiting Winterton or have already booked your Winterton 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 Winterton and come back and submit your Winterton 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, Himeville, Hlatikulu Valley, Kamberg, Kokstad, Matatiele, Monks Cowl, Mont-aux-Sources, Mweni Valley, Northern Drakensberg, Sani Pass, Southern Drakensberg, Sterkfontein, Swartberg, Underberg, Van Reenen, Witsieshoek

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