There are a wide range of Interesting towns and communities in the Drakensberg area. The administrator of this site will be building the content of the following towns which are certainly worth a visit, when you are in the Northern and Central Drakensberg:
- The community of Oliviershoek
- Cathkin Park (Champagne and Cathkin Valley)
Furthermore you could add a Battlefield site like Spionkop or Willow Grange or a game reserve like Spionkop Nature Reserve or Zulu Waters as part of your itinerary.
Many of these town have fascinating museums, memorials, churches and other cultural centres. They also provide most of the services and goods that you require for a stay deeper in the Drakensberg. The services range form doctors and dentists, to shopping malls and hardware stores.
Additionally, there are normally some excellent eateries and pubs on the outskirts of these towns, where you can engage with the friendly local communities.