Join our Epic 2 day guided Tugela Falls hike The Tugela falls hike is the perfect hike for novice hikers, families, kids and well….just about anyone who has a love for adventure and the great outdoors. About the Tugela Falls Hike The Tugela Falls hike is rated as one of the top day hikes in the Drakensberg. And once you have been there, you will understand why. Its is incredibly scenic!!! The reward on the escarpment of the Amphitheatre is a panoramic view of the entire Amphitheatre ( of the most impressive cliff faces on Earth), The Sentinel Peak, The

Details of the 3 Day Cathedral Peak Hiking Trail-summit one the few free standing mountains in the Drakensberg If hiking and adventure are you thing, then you have definitely come to the right place. The  Cathedral Peak Hiking Trail has it all. Incredible mountain scenery. The challenge of summiting the peak. And a bit of abseiling!! Cost of the Cathedral Peak hiking Trail adventure R1,900 per person What the Cathedral Peak Hiking Trail cost includes Guides Tents Hiking Permits for 3 days Breakfast and dinner on the mountain Cooking and eating utensils Ropes and harness for the exposed sections near the

Details of the 3 Day Mnweni Hike-the most scenic hike in the Drakensberg There is no better way to enjoy the sheet magnificence of the Drakensberg. Join us on this 3 day, 2 night Mnweni Hiking Trail in the northern part of the mountains Mnweni. Cost of the hike R1,900 per person What the cost includes Guides Tents Hiking Permits for 3 days Breakfast and dinner on the mountain Cooking and eating utensils What the cost excludes Transport. Hikers will have to meet us at the Mnweni Cultural centre Porters ( they can be hired for R400 a day) Lunches/snacks

3 Day Drakensberg Slackpacking Adventure Frequently Asked Questions What you need to know about the 3 day Slackpacking Adventure in the Northern Drakensberg The pick-up location for the tour? The pick-up location for the tour is Steyn City Clubhouse - click here for directions. What if I selected the self-drive option? If you are going to be driving down by yourself in your own car you would need to meet us at the Royal Natal parks Board camping site. The meeting time is between 10am and 10:30am. Why we can’t pick you up from you home? Pure logistics are to
What you need to know about the 2 day Amphitheatre Hike in the Drakensberg FAQ: 2 day Amphitheatre Hike in the Drakensberg What you need to know about the 2 day Amphitheatre Hike in the Drakensberg The pick-up location for the tour? The pick-up location for the tour is “The Stables Village Market” situated on 3rd Road, Chartwell.   You will need to drive into the property. There is secure parking with security so don’t worry about your car. It will be safe. Click here for the Google Maps Directions Why we can’t pick you up from you home? Pure logistics

What you need to know about a 3 day Drakensberg Hike The pick-up location for the tour? The pick-up location for the tour is “THE STABLES VILLAGE MARKET”, situated in the Chartwell area-close to Broadacres. The address is 212 3rd rd, Chartwell  You will need to drive into the property upon arrival.  There is secure parking with security so don’t worry about your car. It will be safe. Other options would be Uber, getting dropped off and roller skates.  Click here for the Google Maps Directions Why we can’t pick you up from you home? Pure logistics are to blame. We

Our guided Drakensberg hiking tours from Johannesburg South Africa Adventures are the leading tour company when it comes to guided Drakensberg hikes from Johannesburg. We have been involved in over 200 guide hikes to South Africa’s premiere trekking destination for over 10 years. We get it!!! You would love to go hiking in the Drakensberg but you are faced with a number of challenges; You have no one go with You lead a pretty hectic lifestyle and the logistics of organizing the trip for yourself or a group of friends is just too stressful You are a solo traveller and
What happens to your body at altitude? So, you’ve made the decision to tackle some of the best travel adventures offered by South Africa Adventures?! Let’s discuss the changes your body will experience while moving into higher altitudes, but before that we should go back to the basics. The Basics Your body is comprised of multiple organs systems which work either independently of each other or in unison and live in a state of harmony till disturbed by external or internal influences. We know these systems as the: Cardiovascular system (heart and lungs), Neurological system (brain and nerves), Haematological system
What to do if faced with an emergency in the Drakensberg  So you are looking at going on an epic hike in the Drakensberg but you are worried about your safety? That is a fair enough point given the remoteness of the hiking trails. So let us put your mind at ease. In the following article we will take you through our safety protocol that we have implemented for all of our Drakensberg hikes. Hopefully this will give you a better understanding of potential dangers/scenarios on the hike and how we have a plan to overcome them. We will also
What food to take on a Drakensberg hike - All you need to know One of the biggest questions we get asked- ‘what kind of food do I need for a Drakensberg hike ?’  We have been hiking in the Drakensberg for over 20 years and understand the crucial factor food and nutrition plays in a successful and relatively pain free hiking experience. We have included some ideas that we have picked up over the years to assist you with maintaining your strength and vitality in the mountains.  The article includes an eating plan on how to maintain your weight