Activities in Drakensberg

Posted on Wed February 14, 2024.

Central Drakensberg is located 2.5hours from Durban and 4hours drive from Johannesburg. This makes this picturesque beauty of KwaZulu-Natal a haven for the outdoor adventurer, nature lovers, serene and romantic retreat's and the extreme sports enthusiasts. Champagne valley is the ideal location for exploring the Berg.

Monks Cowl park offers some of the best hiking trails, short walks to cascading waterfalls and stunning views. The valley is often supported by corporates and schools for conferencing and team building activities.
Some highlights in the valley are the Drakensberg Boys Choir, Monks Cowl Park, Birds of Prey, Reptile Park, the Shiva Shrine, 2 golf courses, zip lining, horse riding, hot air ballooning, helicopter flips, beer tasting, chocolate tasting, craft markets and restaurants.

There’s a variety of accommodation choices in the valley from Bed and Breakfasts, Self Catering, Lodges, Hotels, Camping and AfriCamps Glamping. Accommodation rates ranges from R800 - R3500 per night to suit the travellers budget.

Guests visiting the valley can visit the Tourism Office for area maps, activity maps and information regarding accommodation.