Central Drakensberg

Central Drakensberg

Things to do - general

The 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.

Also known as  “Dragon Mountains” were inhabited for centuries by the San Bushmen.

Giant’s Castle in the Central Drakensberg has a 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

Visit the  world renowned Drakensberg Boy’s Choir in the Champagne valley area of the Central Drakensberg.

Excellent accommodation available in lovely resort’s or in private hospitality establishments.

Country South Africa
Languages spokenEnglish, Afrikaans, Zulu
Currency usedZAR, South Africa Rand

Sports & nature

Hiking, nature walks, golf, mountains and valleys.

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Culture and history info

San Rock Art

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Cathedral Peak Hotel

Cathedral Peak Hotel

Central Drakensberg
Cathedral Peak Hotel is  one of the “gems” of the Central Drakensberg Arriving at Cathed More info
Didima - KZN Wildlife

Didima - KZN Wildlife

Central Drakensberg
Located in the Cathedral Peak valley of the u Khahlamba Drankensberg Park, a World Heritage Site, Di More info
Giant's Castle Camp - KZN Wildlife

Giant's Castle Camp - KZN Wildlife

Central Drakensberg
Giant’s Castle Camp is situated 48 km from Nottingham Road, 64 km from Mooi River (N3) and the More info
Heronmoor Retreat

Heronmoor Retreat

Hlatikulu Road, Giants Castle, 3300, South Africa, Central Drakensberg
Heronmoor Cottages – Self catering accommodation near Giants Castle Heronmoor Retreat lies in a vall More info
Injisuthi - KZN Wildlife

Injisuthi - KZN Wildlife

Central Drakensberg
Injisuthi is in the Northern section of the Giant’s Castle area of the Ukhahlamba Drakensberg More info