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Midlands Meander activities - Family activities in drakensberg

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Midlands meander Kwa Zulu Natal – Unforgettable Family Fun in the Drakensberg: Discover Exciting Activities for All Ages!

The Midlands Meander is a popular destination for those looking to explore the great outdoors, relax and indulge in some of the best South African offerings. Travel via Howick Falls and marvel at the beauty of nature, or browse through artisan markets like Nogqaza Crafts, Thabo’s Antiques and Mandela’s Monument. Stop off at Rawdon’s Hotel for lunch before heading to Swissland Cheese at 3.30pm for a delightful cheese show. End your tour of the Midlands Meander with a visit to Millgate Glass Studio which offers an array of stained glass, pewter, wrought iron artworks, hand knitted items and original collectables.

The Midlands Meander, located in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa, is a collection of scenic routes designed to provide visitors with an unforgettable experience. From renowned hospitality and accommodation, to thrilling outdoor activities and adventure sports, not to mention historic landmarks and wildlife conservation opportunities – the Midlands Meander is sure to take your breath away! And don’t forget to check out some of the region’s famous arts and crafts while you’re there!

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Karkloof Canopy tour 


Embark on a thrilling eco-experience just outside Howick, at the Karkloof Nature Reserve. The Karkloof Canopy Tour takes you soaring from tree to tree through South Africa’s second-largest indigenous forest. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is not to be missed!

Notties Brewery 

Located in the Midlands Meander, the Nottingham Road Brewing Company is a go-to destination for those looking to sample some of South Africa’s unique craft beers. The independent brewing company has been producing its naturally crafted ales and lagers for over 10 years and continues to have a thriving presence in the region.


Karkloof Farmers’ Market

The Karkloof Farmers’ Market is an indoor space featuring stalls that provide an array of locally grown and produced products, ranging from fruits and vegetables to homemade treats and organic goods. Located in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, this market brings together local farmers and producers, giving customers the chance to purchase fresh produce and specialty items in one convenient location.


In conclusion, the Midlands Meander is a beautiful destination that encapsulates the beauty of KwaZulu Natal. Located in the northern part of KwaZulu Natal, extending from Mooi River to Hilton in the south, Karkloof in the east and Drakensberg Mountains in the west, it offers stunning views, rich cultural experiences and quaint rural villages. Not only will exploring this meander give you memories to last a lifetime but also leave a mark that is sure to stay with you forever!

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