Changing seasons in the Drakensberg are a great reason to add a Drakensberg adventures to fill your soul. Summer is heading out the back door and Autumn is here for the next 3 months. Days are generally warm and dry with the days getting shorter. Less chance of rain means more opportunity to get lost in adventures exploring the Drakensberg Mountains.

Autumn and Spring are the prime seasons to hike in the Drakensberg. The weather is more stable with sufficiently long days. Hiking in the Drakensberg is incredibly rewarding with plenty of adventure to make you feel alive. Come and marvel at this epic landscape!

Need a different kind of adventure? There is so much to choose from that you would never struggle to fill your days.

Here are some of the most popular adventures in the Central Drakensberg; in no particular order:

  1. Hiking
  2. Canopy Tours Drakensberg
  3. Hot Air Ballooning
  4. Mountain Bike Trails & Trail Running
  5. Golf
  6. Scenic Helicopter flights
  7. Birding
  8. Fishing
  9. Horse Riding
  10. Scootours and Vertical Rush
  11. Quad biking

For those looking for a more relaxed pace, here is your list:

  1. Spa treatments at Revive Spa
  2. Battlefield Tours & Museums
  3. Drakensberg Brewery
  4. Falcon Ridge Bird of Prey Centre
  5. Drakensberg Boys Choir
  6. Yoga
  7. Markets and Farm Stalls
  8. Chocolate tasting
  9. Shopping & restaurants and more!

So much adventure and not enough time? This brings to mind a favourite quote “Jobs fill your pocket but adventures fill your soul” Jaimie Lyn Beatty. It is so important to make time for some adventure. Trade the city life for the scenic mountains, just once in a little while. Come and visit us in the Drakensberg and let adventures fill your soul!

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