Tourist Attractions in Drakensberg Gardens Area, Drakensberg & Surroundings, KwaZulu-Natal

Tourist Attractions near Drakensberg Gardens Area, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Castleburn

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Lake Madingofani jetty

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Trout Fishing the Mzimkhulu

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The Drakensberg Gardens Area is situated in the Southern Drakensberg and is closest to Pietermaritzburg and Durban. Accessed via the villages of Underberg and Himeville, the Drakensberg Gardens Area is ideal for a quiet mountain getaway.

Since the Drakensberg Mountain Range was the ancient home of the San Bushmen for centuries the entire area is rich in displays of San Rock Art and the Drakensberg Gardens area is no exception.

Hiking trails are a favoured activity by Berg visitors and the 5 day Giant's Cup Hiking Trail which covers a distance of 60 kilometres, traverses the Drakensberg Gardens Area.

The Himeville Nature Reserve and the Sani Pass are situated on the edge of the Drakensberg Gardens Area. Here the visitor can indulge in trout fishing, bird watching and game viewing and in the winter months may even enjoy the wonder of a snow covered landscape.

There are a number of popular holiday resorts in the Drakensberg Gardens Area, as well as private establishments, giving visitors a wide choice of accommodation facilities.

Things To Do in Drakensberg Gardens Area
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Drakensberg Gardens Area Attractions
Giants Cup Wilderness Reserve: less than 5 km
Splashy Fen: 16 km
Sani Pass Golf Club: 18 km
Glengarry Golf Club: 18 km
Underberg Country Club: 18 km
Cobham Nature Reserve: 18 km
Old Prison Building: 22 km
Bushman's Nek - Drakensberg: 26 km
Nearby Towns
Himeville
Sani Pass
Underberg

Dam near Giants Cup

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Lake Naverone in Drakensberg Gardens Area, KwaZulu-Natal
In a valley among the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg lies a secluded lake, a natural sanctuary far from the distractions of modern life.
Thel Jean Cottage in Drakensberg Gardens Area, KwaZulu-Natal
Thel Jean has three large bedrooms (two en-suite). A six sleeper bunk room, a total of three bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, dining room, lounge and bar. It also has a fridge, freezer and gas stove. In total the house comfortably accommodates ...
The Fairways in Drakensberg Gardens Area, KwaZulu-Natal
These tastefully decorated self catering chalets are available in 4, 6 and 8 sleeper units and also boasts a wheelchair friendly unit. Each chalet, has a fully equipped kitchen with washing machine, tumble drier, telephone, DStv and individual ...
Fairways 116 in Drakensberg Gardens Area, KwaZulu-Natal
We offer self-catering accommodation in a 6 sleeper cottage at The Fairways 116 which is situated within the Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa resort, bordering on the World Heritage site. It has its own 18-hole golf course.
Fairways 162 in Drakensberg Gardens Area, KwaZulu-Natal
The Fairways is a Gold Crown resort, situated at Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Leisure resort, on 860 acres of World Heritage site. It has spectacular views of the only 18 hole golf course in the Southern Berg.

The Drakensberg Gardens Area is situated in the Southern Drakensberg and is closest to Pietermaritzburg and Durban. Accessed via the villages of Underberg and Himeville, the Drakensberg Gardens Area is ideal for a quiet mountain getaway.

Since the Drakensberg Mountain Range was the ancient home of the San Bushmen for centuries the entire area is rich in displays of San Rock Art and the Drakensberg Gardens area is no exception.

Hiking trails are a favoured activity by Berg visitors and the 5 day Giant's Cup Hiking Trail which covers a distance of 60 kilometres, traverses the Drakensberg Gardens Area.

The Himeville Nature Reserve and the Sani Pass are situated on the edge of the Drakensberg Gardens Area. Here the visitor can indulge in trout fishing, bird watching and game viewing and in the winter months may even enjoy the wonder of a snow covered landscape.

There are a number of popular holiday resorts in the Drakensberg Gardens Area, as well as private establishments, giving visitors a wide choice of accommodation facilities.