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The major portion of the 200-kilometer-long mountain range named the "Barrier of Spears" lies in the kingdom of KwaZulu-Natal.
| Drakensberg Region, South Africa
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Reviewed 10 April 2013

Wait for a clear day to hike up the top of the Drakensberg - no guide needed. Path is clearly marked, perfect for a two-day trip along the top of the Amphitheater and Tugela Falls. Sign in at the hut at the start of the...More

Date of experience: January 2013
5  Thank eexley
Reviewed 31 March 2013

I have visited the Berg many, many times. you can camp, stay in Parks Board Chalets, B and B's, guest farms or hotels. There is golf, tennis, bowls, swimming in mountain streams or swimming pools, horse and pony riding, walking, hiking, mountain climbing, pony trekking,...More

Date of experience: February 2013
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Reviewed 27 January 2013

We were guided along and up through the Ndedema Gorge with expertise and patience to a shelter that houses some of South Africa's most fascinating San rock art. Our two guides, Absalom and Joel were knowledgeable about the fauna and flora of the National Park....More

Date of experience: December 2012
1  Thank EJLenahan
Reviewed 26 January 2013

IThe Drakensberg is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been to!!! We booked 3 day hiking trip with a company called Soul Adventures. They organise everything. We sopent 3 days hiking to the top of a mountain called Champagne castle. The veiws...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank Brett D
Reviewed 18 January 2013

We drove up to Cathedral Peak a lovely drive a reserve at the top we saw a troop of baboons apparently there are loads of elands up there. The hotel at the top is lovely, lots of small children trying to beg on route some...More

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank sonyaclairelewis
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Thank you SO much to Soul Adventures for an absolutely mindblowing hike!! There were moments that were breathtaking (literally and figuratively) and moments that pushed me beyond all self-imposed limits. I went to places in my mind where I never thought I could…Your team was...More

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank Duncan L
Reviewed 5 August 2012

I went there 25 years ago with my parents, it was fantastic .... Now, I was there in July this year, you have to pay between 10 and 25 ZAR to see almost nothing .... Be careful about the fog, to take pictures .... Thx

Date of experience: June 2012
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Reviewed 2 May 2012

If you are looking for good food and good service, then the tea garden at Thokiziza is not the place to be. The breakfast menu is basic and although it is advertised as opening at 9am, the staff only start working after 9. The manager...More

Date of experience: May 2012
3  Thank DayaFamily
Reviewed 28 February 2012

For a country that offers countless vistas of stunning scenery, South Africa can certainly count the Drakensberg Mountains as simply one of its best attractions. No need to photoshop any pictures, you certainly cannot capture the beauty of this place. We chose to stay 3...More

Date of experience: August 2011
5  Thank patchy71
Reviewed 26 February 2012

This is one of world's oldest mountain ranges. Offering amazing hikes with the most stunning views. Accessible from the South African and Lesotho side. Pony-trips availlable.

Date of experience: February 2012
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