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  1. South Africa
  2. KwaZulu-Natal
  3. Durban
  4. Drakensberg

Drakensberg World Heritage Tour

Product ID: 2201
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Visit Giant's Castle, a World Heritage Site in the South African Drakensberg mountain range. This 3km round trip hike takes you into the mountain's caves to see the Bushman cave paintings. End with a visit to the Nelson Mandela Capture Site.
About this activity
Duration 11 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

There is complimentary collection service from centrally located Durban and beachfront hotels. If you are staying at a different hotel, please request pick up service.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the World Heritage Site of Giant's Castle
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Bushman paintings
  • Visit the Nelson Mandela Capture Site
Full description
The Bushman cave paintings are almost as old as humanity itself. They date back 2,000 years and are a fascinating look into the history and culture of the Bushmen or San people of South Africa.

This full-day sightseeing heritage tour goes through the Drakensberg mountain range, a full 3-kilometer round trip hike. The cave paintings can be seen in the World Heritage Site Giant’s Castle. After the hike enjoy a hearty, well-earned lunch, which is included in the tour.

On the return to Durban, visit the Nelson Mandela Capture Site, a significant monument that marks an important moment in South African history. Today it is commemorated as a world-class sculpture, in memory of Nelson Mandela and his heroic role in the struggle against apartheid.
Includes
  • Lunch
  • Return transfers from Durban beachfront hotels

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• The tour departs every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday

• Please note that an average level of fitness is required. This hiking tour is a round-trip of (1.8 miles/3 kilometers) through the South African mountains, and some of the terrain requires an average level of fitness and strength

• Minimum 2 guests
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Product ID: 2201