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Sani Pass and Lesotho Private Day Tour from Durban
"Experience the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains and the spectacular scenery as you wind your way up the historic Sani Pass and into Lesotho – land of the ‘People of the Blanket’.After an early morning collection from your hotel travel inland past Pietermaritzburg and through the Natal Midlands. Arrive at the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg and board a 4x4 vehicle. Travel up the steep and spectacular Sani Pass up into the ‘Roof of Africa’. As you rise over the escarpment you cross over into the Mountainous Kingdom of Lesotho.Enjoy the opportunity of visiting a traditional Basotho village and learn about the local people’s traditions and way of life. Ta""Experience the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains and the spectacular scenery as you wind your way up the historic Sani Pass and into Lesotho – land of the ‘People of the Blanket’.title=Highlights&1=Sani+Pass+and+Lesotho+Private+Day+Tour+from+Durban&2=Experience+the+beauty+of+the+Drakensberg+Mountains&3=Navigate+picturesque+mountain+scenery+with+your+professional+driver+and+guide&4=Enjoy+comfortable+minibus+transport""
From ZAR3,683.00
 
Sani Pass and Lesotho Full-Day Tour from Durban
"Experience the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains and the spectacular scenery as you wind your way up the historic Sani Pass and into Lesotho – land of the ‘People of the Blanket’.After an early morning collection from your hotel travel inland past Pietermaritzburg and through the Natal Midlands. Arrive at the foothills of the Southern Drakensberg and board a 4x4 vehicle. Travel up the steep and spectacular Sani Pass up into the ‘Roof of Africa’. As you rise over the escarpment you cross over into the Mountainous Kingdom of Lesotho.Enjoy the opportunity of visiting a traditional Basotho village and learn about the local people’s traditions and way of life. Ta""Experience the magnificent Drakensberg Mountains and the spectacular scenery as you wind your way up the historic Sani Pass and into Lesotho – land of the ‘People of the Blanket’.title=Highlights&1=Full-day+tour+to+Lesotho+through+Sani+Pass+from+Durban&2=Travel+to+the+base+of+the+Southern+Drakensberg+to+transfer+to+a+4x4+vehicle&3=Ascend+the+mountains+through+the+dramatic+Sani+Pass&4=Arrive+in+the+mountaintop+Kingdom+of+Lesotho&5=""
From ZAR2,105.00
 
Sani Pass and Lesotho 4x4 Experience from Durban
"The tour leaves from Durban passing through Pietermaritzburg which is the capital and second largest city in the province. This city is set amidst the forested hills and rolling countryside of the Natal-Midlands. Pietermaritzburg is one of the best-prese herd sheep's and goats up the mountain grow crops by ox-ploughing and hand-hoeing in a way that will intrigue visitors.You will then have lunch or drinks at the highest pub in Africa which sits at 2873m above sea level (own expense). The tour then leaves and heads back to Durban.""""Sani Pass is one of the most spectacular mountain passes in South Africa meandering over the Drakensberg escarpment into Lesotho. It’s accessed via 4x4 mountain bike
From ZAR2,400.00

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Rock Carvings

Just down the path from Sungubala Mountain Camp is the Silent Woman, aka the "Pawpaw lady" (Use your imagination), a rock carving done by Willie Chalmers in the 60's. Still in beautiful condition, a...
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Bushman paintings

The earliest inhabitants of the Drakensberg were Bushmen. The San people lived in harmony with their environment, taking no more than they needed to survive. They hunted when they were hungry, not for...
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Explore Cannibal Cavern

If you travel to The Cavern berg resort, it's well worth your while hiking up to Cannibal Cavern. This is where, during Shaka's reign, a small tribe of Zulu's lived in hiding, eventually having to...
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The Big 5

Champagne Castle (See Accomodation), offers a series of 5 hikes, called the Big 5. Ive done the Sterkhorn hike, while my dad has done all 5, more than once! Hikes range in length from an hour long, to...
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Definitely off the beaten path!

If you plan to drive up Sani Pass, make sure you have a vehicle that can cope! I've heard of people taking normal cars up here, and i've seen a microbus coming down, but please, anything less than...
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Well worth the walk

If you are in the Souther Drakensberg, walk from Sani Pass hotel to the Bushman paintings in the National Park. Its a long walk (about 4 hours return), but the paintings are awesome! The trail starts...
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4x4 trips in the mountains

Several hotels offer excellent 4x4 trips, taking you to rock carvings, out-of -the-way bushman paintings, or just to great picnic locations. The drivers are very experienced, and take you on some hair...
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Learn how another culture Lives

If you're in the Southern Drakensberg, take some time to travel up the Sani Pass into Lesotho, and go see how the Basotho people live. I went up and it blew my mind that people could survive in those...
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