Activities in the Drakensberg

Whether you’re looking to spend some quiet time with your family, bond with nature or get your pulse racing with an adventure-packed activity, make the majestic Drakensberg mountains your next getaway destination of choice. Marvel at the breathtaking scenery from a hot air balloon or helicopter trip, take a treetop canopy tour or get your heart pounding on a rubber tube as you navigate the white water of the Sterkspruit River. Explore the beauty of the Drakensberg by stepping out on a hiking trail, or going mountain biking, horseback riding or birdwatching. Or why not try your hand at abseiling, wine tasting, or perfecting your swing on the golf course?

You really are spoilt for choice when looking for things to do in the Drakensberg region.

Activities

Falcon Ridge – Bird Of Prey Center

Bird of prey centre in the Champagne Valley
+27 36 468 1752

Westline Aviation

Helicopter Rides in the Drakensberg
+27 83 652 7493

Mnweni Cultural and Hiking Centre

Non-profit Community Project
+27 72 712 2401/ +27 79 615 5941

Montusi Mountain Lodge

Tranquility in the Mountains
+27 36 438 6243

Champagne Castle Hotel

Luxurious Premier Drakensberg Accommodation
+27 36 468 1063

Four Rivers Rafting & Adventures

Calling all adventure enthusiasts
+27 83 785 1693

Active Escapes

Tailor-made Drakensberg adventures
+27 84 240 7277

Cathedral Peak Wine Estate

Drakensberg Wine Estate
+27 63 075 1123

Drakensberg Ballooning

Start your next adventure in a hot air balloon
+27 82 352 5516

Drakensberg Trails

MTB and Running Trails
+27 36 438 6242
+27 36 421 9046 | +27 83 376 3682

Itchyfeet SA

Professional adventure guide - River. Rock, Mountain, Bush
+27 (0)72 032 1557

Ushaka Horsetrails

Explore the Drakensberg on Horseback
+27 72 664 2993

Alpine Heath Resort and Conference Centre

An excellent choice for your stay in the Drakensberg
+27 36 438 8500

Umphafa Berg Tours

Drakensberg Hiking Guides
+27 82 216 9974

BergVenture

Best adventure and fun for camps and excursions
+27 36 468 1221

Drakensberg Treks

Incredible Drakensberg Hiking Experiences
+27 78 190 8191

Drakensberg Sun

Relax in the heart of the magnificent Drakensberg
+27 36 468 1000

Little Switzerland Resort

Alpine charm in the breathtaking Berg
+27 36 438 2500

All Out Adventures

Loads of adventure and fun
+27 79 417 4989 / +27 36 438 6242

Drakensberg Hikes

Drakensberg Hiking Resource
+27 79 600 4477

Berg Adventures

Professional guided trips to the Berg and KZN Midlands
+27 82 679 4244

The Nest Hotel

Delightful Drakensberg Country Hotel
+27 36 468 1068

Dragon Peaks Trail Rides

Horse riding in the central Berg
+27 36 468 1031

Hot Air Ballooning SA

Experience exceptional Drakensberg hot air balloon rides
+27 83 446 9423

The Farmers’ Lawn Market

The Central Drakensberg’s first-ever permanent artisanal market
+27824647803

Weenen Game Reserve

Protected Nature Reserve for day trips or overnight stays
+27 (0) 36 354 7013

Cathedral Peak Hotel

The hidden gem of the Drakensberg
+27 36 488 1888

The Cavern Resort & Spa

Comfortable and well loved resort.
+27 36 438 6270

The Northern Horse

Drakensberg Horse Trails
+27 82 337 8770

Dragon Rock Reptile & Nature Centre

Fascinating and educational.
+27 82 458 4384

Drakensberg Canopy Tour

A fun, safe eco-adventure for the whole family
+27 36 468 1981

Scootours Drakensberg

Freewheel down a mountain on a scooter!
+27 79 499 3522