KwaZulu-Natal in a Nutshell - Self Drive

​With beaches, mountains, battlefields and Big 5 game reserves, KwaZulu-Natal sums up South Africa beautifully.

Day 1

Arrive Durban, collect your car and drive to the Oyster Box, Umhlanga for a 1 night stay. 

Days 2-3

Drive into the Drakensberg Mountains for 2 nights at Cathedral Peak Hotel.

Day 4

Drive to the Battlefields and Spionkop, situated in the foothills of the Kwazulu Natal Drakensberg range for an overnight stay at Three Tree Hill. We suggest splitting your time between Spionkop and Rorkes Drift areas. The lodges here offer additional activities such as game drives and game walks in their private reserves.

Days 5-6 

Drive to Rorke's Drift, for 2 nights at Fugitives Drift

Days 7-8 

Drive to Manyoni Reserve, for  2 nights at Leopard Mountain. Spend a day on safari in Manyoni Private Game Reserve.

Days 9-11

Drive to the Dolphin Coast for 3 nights at Sala Beach House. Relax by the pool and enjoy the coastal views.

Day 12

Return to Durban and continue your journey.

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