Drakensberg rock art
Drakensberg rock art

Royal Natal National Park offers an easy walk along the upper Tugela river to the Sigubudu Valley to view some of the world's most prized rock art.

Day hikes in the Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal
Day hikes in the Drakensberg, KwaZulu-Natal

At more than 200km in length, the mighty Drakensberg mountain range offers an incredible choice of hikes, from half-hour jaunts to 10-hour stamina-sapping journeys and multi-day hikes.

Dawn from the Drakensberg's Spare Rib Cave. Overnight in a Drakensberg cave, KwaZulu-Natal
Overnight in a Drakensberg cave, KwaZulu-Natal

Instead of a cosy B&B, hotel or rustic mountain hut, try a back-to-nature experience and overnight in a cave when you hike the Drakensberg Mountains.

The Drakensberg Experience Route
The Drakensberg Experience Route

The highlight of most South African Drakensberg tours comes on a Wednesday evening, as the Drakensberg Boys' Choir sings with the magnificent peaks as a backdrop.

uKhahlamba-Drakensberg
uKhahlamba-Drakensberg

The uKhahlamba-Drakensberg World Heritage Site is renowned for its stunning river valleys and rocky gorges, where many threatened endemic plant and animal species are to be found.

Drakensberg Canopy Tour, KwaZulu-Natal
Drakensberg Canopy Tour, KwaZulu-Natal

A Drakensberg Canopy Tour will take your breath away – literally and metaphorically. Measure your fun in metres, as you 'fly' above the forest canopy.

Ice climbing in the Drakensberg
Ice climbing in the Drakensberg

While South Africa has a reputation as a sunny destination, it also offers very good sites for one of the coldest sports in the world: ice climbing.

Golf in the Drakensberg
Golf in the Drakensberg

If you like a bit of scenery with your round of golf, the Drakensberg Mountains won't disappoint you, regardless what time of year you play.

Drakensberg rock art Didima Gorge, Drakensberg
Didima Gorge, Drakensberg

World scholars of paleolithic art argue over the meaning of strange rock art creatures, half human and half animal, yet armed with bows and arrows.