Things to Do in Van Reenens Pass

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Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail

Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail

Hiking Trail in Van Reenens Pass (10.4 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The Black Wildebeest Hiking Trail is a 2/3-day backpack trail, which starts off at the bottom of the Van Reenan Pass in KwaZulu-Natal. The precise start of the trail is located at Siggy's base camp. The first day kicks off with a climb next to a fast-flowing stream. Accent onto the plateau is done via a ladder. The rest of the trail cuts through...

Things to do near Van Reenens Pass

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

Platberg Stadium and Platberg Mountain

Platberg Stadium and Platberg Mountain

Sports Stadiums Clubs in Harrismith (30.7 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The Platberg Stadium lies at the foot of a great Eastern Free State landmark - the 9 kilometre long, 2 377 metre high Platberg Mountain. This majestic mountain range forms a stunning backdrop to the stadium.

Dragon Rock Reptile Centre

Dragon Rock Reptile Centre

Animal Parks in Champagne Valley (39.1 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The Reptile Centre is open from Tuesday to Sunday from 10am. R50 per adult and R20 per child u12 years. An opportunity to feel and learn about a range of reptiles.

Sterkfontein Dam and Nature Reserve

Sterkfontein Dam and Nature Reserve

Dams Vleis in Harrismith (41.2 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The vast expanse of water which is the Sterkfontein Dam lies a few kilometres from the edge of the Drakensberg Escarpment in the topmost reaches of the Vaal Dam catchment on the Nuwejaarspruit. The cool, fresh, deep waters are ideal for trout and other fish and it is a popular angling spot. It is the third largest dam in South Africa providing a...

Harrismith Golf Course

Harrismith Golf Course

Golf Courses in Harrismith (31.6 km from Van Reenens Pass)

Type: Parkland golf course Holes: 18 Par: 72 Length: 6529m

Spion Kop Battlefield

Spion Kop Battlefield

Battlefields in Ladysmith (KwaZulu-Natal) (32.1 km from Van Reenens Pass)

As you travel on the N3 linking Durban and Johannesburg, only 8 km off the motorway near Ladysmith, you'll arrives at the famous Battlefield of Spion Kop. Over a century ago on the 24th January 1900, Spion Kop was the scene of a bloody and futile battle fought between South Africans and British forces during the South African War, 1899 to...

AMPHITHEATRE GOLF COURSE

AMPHITHEATRE GOLF COURSE

Golf Courses in Bergville (38.4 km from Van Reenens Pass)

Beautifully maintained and picturescue 9-hole course situated at Hlalanathi Resort

Westline Aviation Berg Flips

Westline Aviation Berg Flips

Popular Attractions in Bergville (38.4 km from Van Reenens Pass)

Westline Aviation offer scenic helicopter flights in the Northern Drakensberg region. Flight solutions can be tailored to suit particular needs, corporate services, tourism and special events. They operate from Dragon Peaks Mountain Resort, Cathedral Peak Hotel and the Tower of Pizza .

Extreme Cable Tour

Extreme Cable Tour

Popular Attractions in Bergville (38.4 km from Van Reenens Pass)

All Out Adventures offers a thrilling cable ride through scenic forest. Speeds of up to 60 km per hour are reached between the 7 platforms, making it one of the fastest cable tours in South Africa. It also has one of the longest spans in the country – up to 240 m between the platforms. Great fun for the whole family.

Flying Trapeze

Flying Trapeze

Popular Attractions in Bergville (38.4 km from Van Reenens Pass)

Fly like Tarzan on an authentic circus trapeze. Instructors take you step by step through taking off to landing in the net. Die hard thrill seekers have the option of doing a knee hang and a back flip dismount.

All Out Adventures MTB Trails

All Out Adventures MTB Trails

Popular Attractions in Bergville (38.4 km from Van Reenens Pass)

All Out Adventures offer over 100 km of well-marked mountain bike trails for all fitness and skill levels in the Northern Drakensberg. Extreme mountain bikers use this terrain to train for the Cape Epic, Sani and Joberg 2 C riders. Riders can choose between tough training rides and easy rides for families on a mountain biking holiday in the Berg....

The Northern Horse Trails

The Northern Horse Trails

Popular Attractions in Bergville (38.5 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The Northern Horse offers the experience of a lifetime in the Northern Drakensberg. Trusty mountain horses and ponies will take you up mountains, across rivers and cantering over plains in the breath taking foothills of this World Heritage Site. Trails vary from easy outrides on the Montusi Estate to steeper trails, all tailored to suit various...

Bonani Wild and Wonderful

Bonani Wild and Wonderful

Four By Four Trails in Newcastle (40.7 km from Van Reenens Pass)

Bonani Wild and Wonderful offers many trails can accumulate to 50 km. To complete all the trails it will take around 8 hours. The trails start at a grading 3 three where any vehicle with low range gears may explore. Other routes have a grading of up to 5 and require a bit more technical know-how. The routes offer mountainous trails, river...

Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve

Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve

Nature Reserves in Clarens (42.5 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The Sterkfontein Dam Nature Reserve is situated 23 km from Harrismith. It has several excellent trails for visitors to meander upon. The reserve is a favorite with bird lovers, holding over 200 bird species, such as mountain reedbuck, oribi, woodpecker, yellowwood and redwood. The terrain varies from veld to forest to kloof. Wildlife is not...

Ladysmith Golf Club

Ladysmith Golf Club

Golf Courses in Ladysmith (KwaZulu-Natal) (45.6 km from Van Reenens Pass)

Holes 18 Length: 5690m Available for hire: Carts Trolleys Caddies Clubs Other facilities Pro Shop, Bar, Restaurant, Board Room, Function Facilities

Statue of Gandhi

Statue of Gandhi

Popular Attractions in Ladysmith (KwaZulu-Natal) (47.3 km from Van Reenens Pass)

The legendary Mahatma Gandhi, among many other things, served with General Buller's relief forces after the Siege of Ladysmith. He also trained 1100 Indians who participated in the battle. In 1993 the Hindu community paid tribute to the work of Gandhi by building a statue of him at the Lord Vishnu Temple. Visitors will have to arrange with the...