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The Valley of a 1000 Hills

47 Old Main Road | Botha's Hill, Durban, Durban 3610, South Africa
+27 31 777 1874
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Densely forested and dotted with gorges, streams and villages, this valley makes for a stunning scenic drive.
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  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
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47 Old Main Road | Botha's Hill, Durban, Durban 3610, South Africa
+27 31 777 1874
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stunning views from the top of the valley..would recommend calling into phezulu safari park for a cultural experience.

Thank Nicky S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stop over for coffee on the Comrades Marathon route. The view is spectacular as one sips on freshly ground coffee overlooking the Valley of a Thousand Hills. Breathtaking.

Thank vishnunaidoo247
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely drive with many interesting stops along the way. The scenery is stunning and many restaurants and coffee shops for a bite to eat.

Thank Lucyg444
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the scenery is breath taking. Although its away from the city centre its totally worth the trip. Amazing photo shoot locations on the way.

Thank Pearline H
Reviewed 6 September 2017

The Snake & Crocodile Park is small and not a high quality facility. The only good thing is you get to hold a baby alligator and a Boa snake.

Thank José Andrés B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Quite an amazing view. It was a great day escape away from the city. Wish there were more informative signs at viewing points so I can learn more about the area. Nevertheless, the hills are still breathtaking.

Thank Koo S
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We took a detour by accident and basically drove through the valley. It was totally safe but it is a "location"/informal housing area. So all the hills have houses in them. We didn't exactly know how to get to the river but that could be...More

Thank Zaan-Mari J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were invited to do a 4x4 rally. Despite the very early morning start, it was amazing to be out in the cool fresh air and to see the amazing view of the hills that just go on for ever. We did stop at Mqeku...More

Thank Lerina
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A really scenic drive that never ceases to provide that wow factor after more than 40 years living in Durban. There are the usual curio shops & the Zulu kraal & dancers are a popular attraction. There are many pubs & restaurants, some with stunning...More

Thank TnTdurbs
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A short drive out of Durban on the alternate route, this beautiful hidden valley is often overlooked. You can drive right in, crossing the Umgeni river in a few places. At certain higher sections you can see upto Inanda Dam. There are guided 4x4 trails...More

Thank Khalid B
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