Snow Peaks and Safari Beats: A 2 Day Adventure from Durban to Ladysmith

The Ultimate Road Trip Itinerary from Durban to Ladysmith

Snow Peaks and Safari Beats: A 2 Day Adventure from Durban to Ladysmith

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South Africa

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2 days

300 km

  • Embark on a scenic drive along the N3 from Durban, stopping by Nottingham.
  • Marvel at the view of the snow-capped Drakensberg Mountains.
  • Arrive in Ladysmith and check into the Nambiti Hills Lodge, also known as Cheetah Ridge.
  • Embark on an exciting safari adventure in the surrounding area.
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Road Trip Itinerary

Activities Kms Stay
Day 1 Depart from Durban and drive along the N3. Stop by Nottingham and enjoy the view of the snow-capped mountains on Drakensberg. 136 Nottingham Road
Day 1-2 Continue to Ladysmith and check into Nambiti Hills Lodge (Cheetah Ridge Lodge). Embark on a safari adventure in the surrounding area. Return to the lodge for 2 night. 131 Cheetah Ridge Lodge

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Drakensberg Mountains, South Africa
Giraffes in Nambiti Game Reserve in South Africa
Male kudu in Nambiti Game Reserve in South Africa
waterbuck in Nambiti Game Reserve in South Africa
Zebra walking around in Nambiti Game Reserve
Drakensberg Mountains, South Africa
Giraffes in Nambiti Game Reserve in South Africa
Male kudu in Nambiti Game Reserve in South Africa
waterbuck in Nambiti Game Reserve in South Africa
Zebra walking around in Nambiti Game Reserve

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