On the banks of the Klip River is a town that serves as a gateway to the central and northern Drakensberg, Ladysmith.
The town is neatly snuggled by the Drakensberg Mountain range that offers a magnificently scenic view of the mountains. Positioned just halfway between Durban and Johannesburg, Ladysmith makes a great stopover with many attractions and activities. Ladysmith flaunts a rich culture and it is a good base to discover the Zulu lifestyle.
Ladysmith is a very historical town which can be discovered by visiting the town’s monuments and heritage sites. The Town Hall, The Siege Museum, the Old toll House and the Crown Hotel are some of the best places to see in Ladysmith. You can also indulge in exciting game viewing as the town is very close to the Weenen Game Reserve where the giraffe, zebra, kudu, and the blue crane can be spotted.
Accommodation in Ladysmith is simplicity at its best. With a host of guesthouses, game lodge, country houses and bed and breakfast, Ladysmith accommodation is perfect for every traveler.