Cathedral Peak is one of the outstanding summits situated on the Drakensberg Mountain Range in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
Cathedral Peak is a great place to start exploring the Zulu culture, which is superbly preserved. Here you can witness some of the traditional arts and crafts, clothing, song and dance or even take time to witness some Zulu cultural ceremonies as they take place. The area is well known for the beautiful and unspoilt wilderness that surrounds the area.
Cathedral Peak is a perfect destination for nature lovers looking to escape restlessness of the everyday life. It is a place where you get to reconnect with nature and begin exploring where life began. There are beautiful dams and lakes where tranquil picnics and nature walks on the river bank can be enjoyed. The area also offers perfect opportunities to witness a variety of bird species and animals like the buck, baboon and even the rare porcupine.
There are a lot of attractions you can visit in Cathedral Peak to keep yourself occupied while exploring the wonders the area has to offer. Visit the National Parks close by or arrange a day to go hiking or fishing. Enjoy adventurous swimming and other water-sport opportunities that are available in the stream around the area.
Other places to visit include the Didima Valley, where you can experience Sun Rock Art, Maloti Drakensberg Park and the Mike Pass where scenic views of the lowlands are excellent. Hot air ballooning, helicopter rides, zip lining or golf are some other activities to enjoy. Cathedral Peak is also one of South Africa’s most loved wedding venues. If you are planning a trip to the Drakensberg, be sure to have Cathedral Peak as one of the areas on your to-do list.
Cathedral Peak accommodation offers luxury chalets, camping sites and lodges. Here, you can wake up to fantastic bird songs every morning and be ensured you experience nature at its best.