This isn’t really one attraction. It’s many attractions spread out over a scenic drive through hills, valleys, ridges and cliffs that were all brought into being by the umgeni River as it flows to the Indian Ocean. So what can you see here? Let’s tackle nature first. The valley can be breathtakingly beautiful, especially early in the morning or at dusk. Lush tropical forests, waterfalls, and abundant wildlife enchant every visitor. That said, the valley is an equally important gateway into the Zulu culture. Scattered over the hills are resorts and small villages that make for perfect getaway from the city. Within these resorts, the colourful Zulu maintain their traditional lifestyles, preserving their heritage in the very best way possible. Cultural shows are the norm throughout the year. So what can you do? Visit the 1000 Hill Bird Park, the Heritage Market, the Arts and Crafts Village, the Crocodile and Snake Park and the Giba Mountain Bike Park. The names are sort of self explanatory, no?
- It’s convenient to use a tour guide from the city.
- Make sure you have someone to tell you the legend of King Shaka.
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33.61% of people who visit Durban include Valley Of Thousand Hills in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
50% of people start their Valley Of Thousand Hills visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Valley Of Thousand Hills
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Valley Of Thousand Hills