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

Tourist Attractions near Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Main lodge over looking Lifton Lake

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Derelict building Sani Pass

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Serenity in Underberg Kwa-zulu Natal

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The Southern Drakensberg area is one of outstanding natural beauty that stretches along the Lesotho border from the Giant's Castle area through the Garden Castle State Forest and along the Eastern Cape border. There are a great number of accommodations of many different types dotted about through the area. These range from hotels and mountain resorts to simple self-catering establishments. There are plenty of things to spend your time doing in the Southern Drakensberg. You can take a guided tour to some of the many caves and waterfalls in the area, and see some of the many San rock paintings to be found here. There are horses to be hired that suit all areas of experience, from the highly qualified down to ponies for the kids. Here you will find peace and tranquility amidst a backdrop of beautiful mountain peaks.

The southern Drakensberg is part of the magnificent Drakensberg Mountain Range that extends from the Eastern Cape as far as the Kruger National Park in the North. For the not so active there are many other pastimes, from bowls to golf, from tennis to canoeing. This is a wonderful retreat that is just over two hours drive from Durban.

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Folly Bridge, Loteni river valley

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Mountain View Ranch in Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
This beautiful ranch is set on 24ha of property, with the picturesque Little Mooi River meandering through the fields. With horses, blesbok and Nguni cows grazing in the paddocks, it is a nature lovers dream.
Sani Lodge Backpackers in Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
Budget accommodation ranges from camping, 4 small bed dormitories with 2 bunk beds in each( shared ablutions), 5 double/twin standard rooms ( shared ablutions), 3 en-suite heated thatch rondavels, 1 small rondavel en suite & 3 family self-catering cottage
Gooderson Drakensberg Gardens Golf & Spa Resort in Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
With breath taking views of an awe inspiring mountain range, the Resort is a one of kind retreat for guests to rekindle, relax and unwind.
Fairways 162 in Southern Drakensberg, 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.
Lake St Bernard in Southern Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
Lake St Bernard is situated on the St Bernards Peak road off the R617 in the Southern Drakensberg. The 68 hectare lake is on a privately owned farm that is home to many species of buck and wildlife.

The Southern Drakensberg area is one of outstanding natural beauty that stretches along the Lesotho border from the Giant's Castle area through the Garden Castle State Forest and along the Eastern Cape border. There are a great number of accommodations of many different types dotted about through the area. These range from hotels and mountain resorts to simple self-catering establishments. There are plenty of things to spend your time doing in the Southern Drakensberg. You can take a guided tour to some of the many caves and waterfalls in the area, and see some of the many San rock paintings to be found here. There are horses to be hired that suit all areas of experience, from the highly qualified down to ponies for the kids. Here you will find peace and tranquility amidst a backdrop of beautiful mountain peaks.

The southern Drakensberg is part of the magnificent Drakensberg Mountain Range that extends from the Eastern Cape as far as the Kruger National Park in the North. For the not so active there are many other pastimes, from bowls to golf, from tennis to canoeing. This is a wonderful retreat that is just over two hours drive from Durban.