Drakensberg Hiker - guided hikes, portered and catered
            hikes of the KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, Drakensberg,
            Guided 4x4 tours of Lesotho, battlefields & game
            reserves of KwaZulu-NatalDrakensberg Hiker specialises in some of the best hiking in South Africa.  We arrange guided, portered and catered hikes in the South African Drakensberg.  We can also take our clients on guided wilderness trails in the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve.

South Africa in general, and KwaZulu-Natal in particular provides some of the best adventure, camping, trekking and hiking holiday opportunities in South Africa, and Drakensberg Hiker can facilitate your South African hiking and adventure holiday.

  If you would like us to help organise your South African or Lesotho wilderness trail, trek or hike in; or if would like us to contact you with prices and suggestions for your South African hiking trip, wilderness trail or adventure holiday; please click here to use our handy contact form to tell us more about what you're interested in and we will get back to you with the best hiking holiday options in South Africa!

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we are proud to be your guides for the best hiking in South Africa & Lesotho...

We'll organise your Hike and / or South African adventure holiday ... including any combination of guided hikes, bird-watching, trekking, white-water rafting, 1, 2 or 4 day overland tours of Lesotho and Sani Pass, backpacking, and wilderness trails in Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve that you'd like to do in the Drakensberg and throughout KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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              Hiker on Facebook...Drakensberg Hiker is the home page of Ian Shooter, who will take you on an awesome South African hiking adventure tailor-made to your requirements. We specialise in offering the best hiking that KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and our neighbouring country, the Lesotho Mountain Kingdom have to offer.

We keep a list of our scheduled Drakensberg Hikes for your convenience, under our Drakensberg Hikes & Schedule link, above.  We plan our schedule for up to a year (or more) ahead, so you will usually see hikes planned for up to 12 months in advance.  We also have a list of our most popular hike offerings here.

Ian Shooter is registered with the South African Mountaineering Development & Training Trust as an Advanced Mountain Walk Leader, and he can take you on a guided hike in the Drakensberg Mountains of South Africa, which is an internationally acclaimed UNESCO World Heritage Site.

We can also organise and guide you on a wilderness trail in the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve.

Our sister company, Southern Africa Overland can arrange an overland tour of Southern Africa for you, including the Botswana, Namibia and the Lesotho Mountain Kingdom in the shape of a 4x4 guided tour of Lesotho, up Sani Pass ... so please let us know if you would like to combine this with your South African Hiking adventure holiday!

Interested in climbing some the highest peaks in Southern Africa, including Thabana-Ntlenyana, 3,482 meters; Mafadi, 3,450 meters; Champagne Castle, 3,377 meters; and Giant's Castle, 3,315 metersContact us to arrange your opportunity to hike and climb some of the highest peaks in Southern Africa!

We have it all right here in South Africa, most of it in KwaZulu-Natal, our lovely home province.  We specialise in overland tours and hikes in KwaZulu-Natal and the mountain kingdom of Lesotho. We'd like to share South Africa with you, and invite you to add on to your hike in the Drakensberg with a wilderness trail or a 4x4 overland tour up Sani Pass; the only road access to Lesotho from KwaZulu-Natal and around the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho.

Drakensberg Hiker will arrange a partially or fully portered hike in the Drakensberg of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and best of all ... we will do your catering and cook your meals for you!  No more getting to the end of a hard day's hiking and having to cook a meal in your tiny tent.  Now you can relax in our large "mess tent" with your fellow hikers and enjoy a meal cooked for you prior to turning in for a good night's sleep!

You can also consider rounding off your hike with a tour our beautiful province, including a wilderness trail in Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve or a tour of Lesotho, so make sure you look at our Wilderness Trails KZN page and the 4x4 Tours of Lesotho and up Sani Pass on Southern Africa Overland to see what else we offer!

To see our exciting list of planned hikes in South Africa and overland tours for 2014 and 20115, please click here for guided Hikes in the Drakensberg and here for guided wilderness tours and here for our Guided Southern African Overland Tours options, including 4x4 day tours up Sani Pass.

Remember, if you want to combine any of our activities into a customised holiday specially designed for you, we can do that, please use our contact form to tell us what you'd like to do...

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Wilderness trails in the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Park, South Africa...

Drakensberg Hiker will arrange your 3 to 5 day wilderness tour in the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve.  We will provide your tents and meals, all you need to do is bring your clothes, personal grooming kit and any snacks you may prefer.  Have a look at the wilderness trail options we offer here ...

upcoming Drakensberg hikes & overland tours in Lesotho & KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa...

If you are planning a holiday in South Africa and would like to include a Drakensberg hike or holiday in South Africa or Lesotho in your itinerary, please check our Upcoming Hikes and our wilderness trails in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and Southern Africa Overland pages for dates for our planned hikes within the next few months and the Southern African tours that we offer.

If you have a particular hike, South African or Lesotho holiday destination in mind, or would like us to contact you with prices and suggestions for your Drakensberg hiking trip or adventure holiday in South Africa and Lesotho, please click here to use our handy contact form to tell us more about what you're interested in.
 hikes, holiday options & activities that we offer...
Drakensberg Hiker will take you on a variety of hikes in the Northern Drakensberg, Central Drakensberg or Southern Drakensberg, tailor-made to suit your requirements.  We offer a unique experience with our Cultural Hikes, allowing visitors to experience traditional South African Zulu and Basotho cultures first hand.

If you have a particular hike in mind, or would like us to contact you with prices and suggestions for your South African Drakensberg hiking trip, please click here to use our handy contact form to tell us more about what you're interested in.

Our hikes range in duration from one to six days, or more, depending on your needs, contact us to discuss your hike.

Drakensberg Hiker has porters who are available for hire to carry your luggage and set up tents, we also offer hiking gear for hire, and will cater specifically for your needs; we can arrange hikes for group sizes from 1 - 12 people, contact us for more information.

Ian Shooter can create a South African hike, adventure holiday in KwaZulu-Natal or Lesotho to your requirements, including hiking in the Drakensberg, white-water rafting, guided tours of Southern Africa and wilderness trails in the Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve.

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