Hiking the Southern Drakensburg - Bushman Paintings and Soaring Birds

Tour Number

Activity Level

804128


Categories

Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: No.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

In search of Ancient Art and Spirit Animals


Explore the secrets of the Sani Valley on this hike through the lower Drakensburg Mountains in search of millennia-old Bushmen Rock Art. This moderate to strenuous, 8 hour hike consists of light walking and a few steep inclines but no climbing.

The hike will be guided by an experienced Bushman and Birding expert who will walk you through the history of the Bushmen in South Africa and the meaning of the paintings.

Itinerary

Guests will be driven from Durban to the base of the Sani Pass where the hike begins. The hike will be guided by an experienced Bushman and Birding expert who will walk you through the history of the Bushmen in South Africa and the meaning of the paintings.

On return, we will stay at the Sani Valley Backpackers Lodge in private, en-suite Rondavels with a 3 course dinner and full breakfast on the morning before our departure back to Durban.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building, Suggested by Guide: I will pick up and drop from a central location in Durban. An extra fee will be added for picking up or dropping off at locations more than 20km outside the city.

Duration: 2 days

Inclement weather may affect the hike, this we have no control over. You may request to stay a day longer to complete the hike.

Transportation

Private Vehicle.

Larger groups can be accommodated. Please be send me an inquiry if you wish to book a large group.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Public Transportation Tickets
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Dinner & Breakfast will provided at the Backpackers Lodge, a light lunch will be provided during the hike.

2 bottles of water will be provided to each guest.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 Rands - For snacks or quick lunch during the drive up to Sani Valley.

What’s Extra

Other: Everything is covered by the price. There will be no opportunity for souvenir shopping unless requested.

Restrictions

No restrictions.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    804128


    Categories

    Adventure / Active, Day Trip / Out of Town, Hiking and Walking, Nature and Wildlife

    Details

    Kid Friendly: No.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent)

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