Best of KwaZulu-Natal

Curated by: Samantha Myburgh

13 Days  in South Africa

What to expect

Spend two weeks discovering the changing landscapes and fascinating history of KwaZulu-Natal. Begin your trip by exploring the coastal city of Durban followed by a scenic drive to the Midlands. Spend time in this rich farmland, home to stretches of rolling hills and charming towns. The next leg of your trip is across the mighty Drakensberg, a hiker's paradise. A Big 5 safari experience follows in the exquisite Phinda Game Reserve and ends on the shores of Kosi Bay. 

  • Ideal duration: 13 Days
  • This tour is great for:
    • Self-Drive
    • Adventure
    • Big Five Safari
    • Hiking
    • Honeymoon
    • Malaria-free Safari
    • Nature
    • Photography
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  • Your adventure begins
  • South Africa
    Experience the powerful waves at Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal
    South Africa

    1 Night
    Durban

    South Africa's self-styled playground

    Durban is South Africa's self-styled 'playground'. Its year-round warm weather, sun-kissed beaches, and temperate cerulean waters encourage visitors to take advantage of KwaZulu-Natal's outdoor lifestyle. The city's diverse...

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  • South Africa
    Enjoy beautiful natural landscapes in the Drakensberg region, South Africa
    South Africa

    2 Nights
    Drakensberg

    The otherworldly ambience of the Drakensberg

    If ever there was a landscape that lived up to its airbrushed and hyped reputation, it’s the ragged, green stretches of the Drakensberg range’s peaks. Meaning ‘dragon mountain’ in Afrikaans, most of the mountain calls KwaZulu-Natal...

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  • South Africa
    South Africa

    3 Nights
    Zululand

    Explore the roots of a great nation in Zululand

    Explore the legacy of the ancient Zulu nation is rooted in Zululand, South Africa's Kwa-Zulu Natal province which is overrun with flora, fauna and history. The lush Valley of the Kings is home to the royal residences...

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  • South Africa
    South Africa

    3 Nights
    Hluhluwe

    Hluhluwe: gateway to Natal's wild wonders

    Hluhluwe (roughly pronounced shloo-shloo-wee) lies within the heart of Zululand on South Africa’s east coast. Surrounded by bright sugarcane fields and pineapple plantations, the village is located near the banks of the Hluhluwe...

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  • South Africa
    South Africa

    3 Nights
    KwaZulu-Natal

    A tantalising taste of South African heritage

    KwaZulu-Natal is one of South Africa's most diverse regions with mountains, beaches, battlefields and bush. A major drawcard is its subtropical climate and the warm Indian Ocean. The Drakensberg has some of the country's highest...

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Your journey mapped out:

Ready to pack your bags for Africa? With just a few details from you, we'll put together your dream holiday!

  • 1 Night in Durban South Africa
  • 2 Nights in Drakensberg South Africa
  • 3 Nights in Zululand South Africa
  • 3 Nights in Hluhluwe South Africa
  • 3 Nights in KwaZulu-Natal South Africa
  • 12 Nights in total

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