A doorway into the majesty of the Drakensberg

A doorway into the majesty of the Drakensberg

Prepare to be impressed by the Royal Natal National Park

Royal Natal National Park
Royal Natal National Park / Hiking Trails SA Instagram

Epic peaks, breathtaking views, passages to the past, and an ice-cream from the gift shop on the way out? Sounds like visit to the Royal Natal National Park

The Berg is world-renowned for being one of the most recognisable, and untouched mountain ranges. It is a geography that connects us to our ancestors, and allows for endless adventure for a wandering spirit. 

In order to access a well-maintained slice of KZN’s finest landscapes, you needn’t look past the Royal National Park. 

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Take a look at what to expect from this majestic journey:

It is the gateway to accessing many of the Drakensberg’s famous hiking trails, including the intrepid journey into the Tugela Gorge. You can also take a light stroll along the paved route to visit the Cascades, which will see you swimming inside epic rock pools. 

Thendele Camp is found within the park, and is a great place to establish as a base camp for your next trek. Additionally, cottage or chalets are awaiting your stay at Thendele Lodge. 

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There are also a number of sites depicting ancient rock art, which has been used to better understand the very nature of human existence on our continent. 

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