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The Valley of a 1000 Hills

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Densely forested and dotted with gorges, streams and villages, this valley makes for a stunning scenic drive.
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47 Old Main Road | Botha's Hill, Durban, Durban 3610, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An almost endless valley of green rolling hills hidden nowadays in the early morning by layers of candy floss clouds. A truly ethereal sight to behold as you descend into Inchanga from Drummond. The most grueling world renowned Comrades Marathon has established a wall of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank selvsn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good drive in the Midlands of Kwa Zulu Natal. Roads are good. Route of the Comarades Marathon with all the finishers over the years 1000's of them The view of the hills is amazing and along the route you can view handicraft at Piggly Wiggly

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Intra066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

beautiful views. the comrades marathon wall of honour was lovely. we did a half day tour there are lots of venues for weddings

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ronica L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for a drive along the 1000 Hills route in Durban and we found a gem along the way! It's called The Potting Shed! What an inspriring place filled with unique pits, macrame hanging planters and a selection of succulents to die for! Loved...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank SonZD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was a beautiful trip for two and a half hours between the green mountains and animals like the giraffe and the zebra and in the end we passed on snakes and crocodiles. You will enjoy the tour and thank you

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Hamza S
Reviewed January 9, 2019

Valley of 1000 Hills is worth a drive just for the beauty of it. We often take our landy down into the valley and have a cold drink and bag of crisps at Mfula Store

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mel H
Reviewed January 3, 2019

Lovely views is all I can say. Best travelled on the Shongweni steam train. I want to do this trip again in more detail.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank KZN_REV
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

A must for all families with kids, has the most breathtaking views . Take a picnic basket along absolutely phenomenal place to visit

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nzia321
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Visit the amazing Valley of 1000 Hills and whilst on the trip call in at the Woza Moya Embocraft Craft SHop at 27 Old Main Road BOthas Hill... all locally made crafts and gifts... amazing beadwork and other goods.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank LindaV2533
Reviewed December 7, 2018

The landscape is very beautiful but the zoulou village and the crocodile pond are less interesting The « villagers » are kind and friendly but the dances do not seem genuine. Every hut or dance is too « tourist made »

Date of experience: December 2018
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Response from VictorSibeko | Reviewed this property |
Dear Matlakala I was meant to ask you a few questions as well. How are you bringing the Pensioners. We (Buhle Bethu Tavel & Tours) offer full packages which includes transport, accommodation, fully qualified and accredited... More
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