In the 'hood, Sani Pass as a destination

The tight zig-zagging curves of Sani Pass, one of the most magnificent mountain passes in South Africa, ascend through the sheer cliffs of the Drakensberg, linking KwaZulu Natal to the independent country of Lesotho. The route is also known as the ‘roof of Africa’ and for good reason - the views from the peaks, some 3200 metres above sea level, are spectacular and usually reserved only for ... cont.

Sani Pass Road, Himeville, Sani Pass, Drakensberg, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Directions to Sani Valley Lodge

From Johannesburg
Follow the N3 Durban bound past Midmar dam wall to the R617 off ramp (Southern Drakensberg). Turn right on the R 617 to Underberg. In Underberg turn right to Himeville .Travel for 9 kms through Himeville. and turn left at cross roads to Sani Pass. After 9.5 kms on gravel road look for the Sani Valley Lodge sign on the left. 3 kms of scenic drive brings you to the Lodges.

Directions from Durban
Follow the N3 Johannesburg bound, past Pieter-maritzburg and Hilton until you get to the R617 off ramp at Merrievale. (Southern Drakensberg). Turn left on the R617 to Underberg. In Underberg Turn right to Himeville. Travel for 9 kms through Himeville and turn left at the cross roads to Sani Pass. After 9.5 kms on gravel road look for the Sani Valley Lodge sign on the left. 3 kms of scenic drive brings you to the Lodges.

Amenities in the area

  • Bars and/or Nightlife (6 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (6 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (15 km)
  • Grocery Store (15 km)
  • Internet Café (15 km)
  • Laundromat (15 km)
  • Post Office (15 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (25 km)

Activities

  • 4x4 trails
  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Farm activities
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Quad biking
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Swimming

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