top of page
IMG_3904 2.JPG

Activities near us

The activities in the area are numerous and you would struggle to do everything in one trip. We show you some of the popular ones on this page but please feel free to ask at reception for more places and contact details. 

For more activities click our partner link here

Drakensberg Experience logo.png

Champagne Sports Golf Resort

One of the top rated golf courses in South Africa. Play a round of golf with the view of the majestic mountains in the background. 


Helicopter rides

Treat yourself to a helicopter trip and see the Drakensberg in one of the most memorable ways possible. Definitely worth it and we highly recommend it!


Hiking and day walks

There are too many hiking routes to count! Some are multi-day and some are family friendly day hikes. It will be well worth your time to spend a day exploring any of the routes in the area. Monks Cowl is a popular starting point.



The restaurants in the area all have a unique atmosphere and specialities. It will be well worth your time to go out for some fantastic dining! Ask at reception if you need guidance. 


Falcon Ridge - Bird of prey center

This is a must do for bid lovers. Falcon Ridge will show you our amazing birds up close and personal. Please visit this center and support conservation efforts.


Dragon Rock Reptile Center

If you love creepy crawlies and reptiles this is the place for you. This is also an excellent way to support conservation.


Hot Air balloon

If you would like to see the mountains like the birds do this is the activity for you. Make sure to book because this is a popular activity in the area. 


Horse riding

There is no 4x4 that can traverse the mountains like a horses can. Enjoy nature with a relaxing ride or feel the wind in your hair with these magnificent steeds.

canopy tour.jpeg

Canopy tours, Zip lines and adventures

Get your adrenaline rush and feel like Tarzan swinging through the trees. There is more than one of these courses in the area. Ask at reception if you need assistance or follow the link.  


Scooter Tours

Fun for the whole family. Enjoy this unique way to see nature and feel the rush of the wind in your hair.

Spa Treatment Stones


While you are here to relax, take some time and do it in style. There are many spa's in the area so find one you like and experience the bliss only found in the Drakensberg


River Rafting

Up for some adventure while cooling off? Get your swimming shorts on and rush down a river!


Battle tours and Museums

There is a great amount of South African history in the area. There is so many places that you will need weeks to properly visit each of them. They are all well worth the effort for any history lovers.

Fishing Together

Fishing and Fly Fishing

There is lake fishing available in many of the dams in the area. Also some good fly fishing spots in the cool mountain rivers.


Wine tasting

Who doesn't love a good wine tasting? Indulge on good wine and good food at Cathedral Peak Wine farm. 



From birds of prey to small humming birds there is a massive variety of birdlife in the Drakensberg region. Spend some time in the garden or visit any of the parks in the area and you will be amazed with al the species you will encounter.

bottom of page