122 Things To Do in Drakensberg

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Himeville Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Bushman Rockart Hike

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 the ...

Swartberg Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs / Casual Dining

St Bernard's Peak Restaurant

South Africa’s Drakensberg Mountain Range is undeniably spectacular; a visual feast for those that have a penchant for the outdoors and the South African countryside. In its rolling foothills, another kind of ...

Cathedral Peak Hiking Trails

Easter Cave Hike

Start: Cathedral Peak Wilderness Area, northern Drakensberg Finish: Cathedral Peak Wilderness Area Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: this is one of the few caves in the 'berg that looks like a cave, with a ...

Witsieshoek Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Gudu Falls Hike

Start: Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge, Mahai campsite or Thendele Camp, Royal Natal National Park, Drakensberg, KwaZulu Natal Finish: Witsieshoek Mountain Lodge or Mahai campsite, Royal Natal National Park Duration: ...

Witsieshoek Hiking Trails

Maluti Cave Hike

Start: base camp at Tseki, Phuthaditjaba (Witsieshoek) Finish: Tseki Duration: two, three, four day options Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: the dirt road approach to Tseki can complicate things if it ...

Hiking Trails

Plowman's Kop, the Crack and Mudslide

Start: Mahai camp site Finish: Mahai camp site Duration: 8 km, roughly 5 hours Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: the mudslide is not for children or those with a fear of heights Combining Plowman's, ...

Northern Drakensberg Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

Ledges Cave Hike

Start: Mnweni and Cathedral Peak, northern Drakensberg Finish: Mnweni valley Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: the source of the Orange river often freezes during winter; take extra water Ledges cave is ...

Northern Drakensberg Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure / Walks & Hiking

Rat Hole Cave Hike

Start: Mnweni area, northern Drakensberg Finish: Mnweni area, northern Drakensberg Find it: a stone's throw from the top of Fangs Pass Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: if you are at all interested in ...

Drakensberg Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Five Star Cave Hike

Start: Mnweni, northern Drakensberg Finish: Mnweni valley Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: be aware that the area is rife with dagga smugglers; do not leave your hiking bags lying in the cave, nor venture ...

Drakensberg Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

Grindstone Caves Hike

Start: Injasuthi hutted camp, Injasuthi Wilderness Area Finish: Injasuthi hutted camp Duration: 8 km (return) Fitness: moderate to easy Our tip: there is a longer option, leaving the camp and taking a circular ...

Underberg Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure / Walks & Hiking

Thamathu Pass Hike

Start: Bushman's Nek border post Finish: Bushman's Nek border post Duration: roughly 25 km; a there-and-back hike Fitness: moderate Our tip: There are those who regard Thamathu as the easiest pass in the ...

Champagne Valley Malls & Shopping

Chocolate Memories Shop

Jane Seabrook said, “If there's no chocolate in Heaven, I'm not going.” Fortunately, you only have to go as far as the exquisite Drakensberg Mountains to enjoy the indulgent deliciousness of artisan chocolates ...

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, ...

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 ...

Drakensberg as a destination

If you are considering visiting the Drakensberg region or have already booked your Drakensberg 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 Drakensberg, or view the events that are taking place in KwaZulu Natal during your stay, or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

In the neighbourhood

Bergville, Bushmans Nek Valley, Cathedral Peak, Central Drakensberg, 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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