Hiking and Slack-packing Trails in the Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg World Heritage Site


Giant's Cup slack-packing trail

Trek the world-famous Giant's Cup Trail across the spectacular Ukhahlamba-Drakensberg world heritage site, while staying over at comfortable accommodation establishments and enjoying the fully-catered South African hospitality!

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Amphitheatre slack-packing trail

Hike to the 'Roof of Africa' and stand atop the highest falls in Africa, on this 3-day guided slack-packer. Overnighting in comfy mountain lodges with meals and optional porter-support, the realm of the clouds, is now accessible to the average hiker.

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A picture with Cathedral Peak Range before descending to the Kwakwatsi Valley

Northern Drakensberg Traverse

Also known as the Mini Traverse, this is probably the most spectacular hike you can do in the Drakensberg. It is considered as one of the world’s top hikes by National Geographic.

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Enjoying the first beams of sunlight of the day from Upper Injisuthi Cave

Mafadi, the roof of South Africa

At 3450m above sea level, Mafadi is South Africa’s highest point. This is a great hike for those training for Kilimanjaro or any other major peak, or for simply experiencing the impressive High Berg.

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The Bell Traverse is one of the most beautiful hikes in the Drakensberg, if not in the world

Cathedral Peak Circuit

This 3-day hike must rank high among the best hikes in the world. Dramatic views, spear-like peaks, precarious rock traverses, fascinating caves…On the last day it is possible to descend via the Bell Traverse. This is the ultimate hiking experience in the Drakensberg.

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On the high pleateau in the Monks Cowl area heading to Blind Man’s Corner

Champagne Castle Peak

Champagne Castle Peak at 3,377m is the third highest point in South Africa. Without technical difficulties all you need for this hike is a good physical condition, a head for heights and an appeal for adventure. It is an exhilarating hiking experience with great views!

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