things to do Drakensberg

The Drakensberg

The Drakensberg is Southern Africa’s highest mountain range and one of the region’s most beautiful and fascinating geological features. A World Natural Heritage site, the Drakensberg boasts remarkably beautiful land formations, including snow-capped peaks, rolling grasslands, river valleys, plunging waterfalls and rocky gorges.

The area is also a World Cultural Heritage site and home to Africa’s largest, most impressive collection of San rock art, with around 35 000 images at 600 different sites.

Popular spots in the Drakensberg area include Royal National Park, Cathedral Peak, Didima Valley and the Lost Valley. Ask the knowledgeable staff at Oaklands to recommend the most interesting spots to visit based on your preferences.


Stay at Oaklands and enjoy a day trip to the Drakensberg
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