Tourist Attractions in Central Drakensberg, Drakensberg & Surroundings, KwaZulu-Natal

Tourist Attractions near Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Cathkin Peak

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Drakensberge Monks Cowl

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Waterfall in the Drakensberg Park

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Kwa Zulu Natal's Central Drakensberg can be reached by branching off the N3 at the Bergville and Winterton off ramps between the towns of Harrismith and Mooi River.

Extending over approximately 350 kilometres, the Drakensberg Mountain Range is one of the Province's major tourist destinations. With its peaks reaching an average height of 3000m, it is an area of scenic grandeur.

The Drakensberg or "Dragon Mountains" were inhabited for centuries by the San Bushmen, and Giant's Castle in the Central Drakensberg boasts some of the areas most impressive displays of San Rock Art.

The Champagne Castle Region with its fresh mountain air, numerous holiday resorts and beautifully tended golf courses is a popular weekend getaway for visitors from both Gauteng and Durban. The world renowned Drakensberg Boy's Choir has its home here in the Champagne valley area of the Central Drakensberg.

Excellent accommodation is available in the Central Drakensberg, either at one of the resorts or in private hospitality establishments.

The relaxing atmosphere and the wide range of activities on offer in the Central Drakensberg make it a mountain haven where tourists return with their families time and time again.

Things To Do in Central Drakensberg
Cathedral Peak Hotel Golf Course Cathedral Peak Hotel Golf Course
in Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
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Central Drakensberg Attractions
Monks Cowl Nature Reserve: 7 km
San Art Interpretive Centre: 15 km
Baboon Rock: 18 km
Marianne Church Ruins: 40 km
Champagne Sports Resort: 41 km
Cathedral Peak Golf Club: 41 km
The Winterton Museum: 41 km
Monks Cowl Country Club: 41 km
Drakensberg Boys Choir: 41 km
Nearby Towns
Bergville
Cathedral Peak
Champagne Valley
Giants Castle
White Mountain Area

Crystal Falls

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Champagne Sports Resort in Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
Champagne Sports Resort has been striving to make this award winning resort the perfect place for work and play. This is a difficult balance to achieve but following recent developments we believe we have created a truly unique destination.
The Goodland - Honey Cottage in Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
Milk Cottage is nestled in the foothills of the Central Drakensberg and situated in a large garden that boasts 200 year old trees. The cottage sleeps 4 guests in a King size bed and two single beds.
Hillbilly's Cottages in Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
Hill Billy Cottages are situated on a working farm in the Champagne Valley. There are a flock of sheep and the family business is providing the hotels with fresh produce.
River Crossing Bed & Breakfast in Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
A total of 14 bedrooms (all bedrooms have en-suite bathroom with shower except 1 has a bath), sleeping 28 to 30 guests. Our stylish, luxurious & romantic decor, combined with great value for money, has made us a favourite destination for honeymoon couples
Ardmore Guest Farm in Central Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
We are situated in the scenic Champagne Valley in the Central Drakensberg. You will enjoy stunning views of the three highest peaks of South Africa. Mafadi (highest at 3450m)Injisuthi Dome (second highest peak at 3410m) and the majestic ...

Kwa Zulu Natal's Central Drakensberg can be reached by branching off the N3 at the Bergville and Winterton off ramps between the towns of Harrismith and Mooi River.

Extending over approximately 350 kilometres, the Drakensberg Mountain Range is one of the Province's major tourist destinations. With its peaks reaching an average height of 3000m, it is an area of scenic grandeur.

The Drakensberg or "Dragon Mountains" were inhabited for centuries by the San Bushmen, and Giant's Castle in the Central Drakensberg boasts some of the areas most impressive displays of San Rock Art.

The Champagne Castle Region with its fresh mountain air, numerous holiday resorts and beautifully tended golf courses is a popular weekend getaway for visitors from both Gauteng and Durban. The world renowned Drakensberg Boy's Choir has its home here in the Champagne valley area of the Central Drakensberg.

Excellent accommodation is available in the Central Drakensberg, either at one of the resorts or in private hospitality establishments.

The relaxing atmosphere and the wide range of activities on offer in the Central Drakensberg make it a mountain haven where tourists return with their families time and time again.