There is plenty to do in and around the Champagne Valley area.


The famous Monks Cowl and Drakensberg Sun hiking trails are nearby – visit one of the greatest rock art centres in the world as well as Bushmen painting sites.


Treat yourself to a helicopter ride over the peak

 Pamper yourself at one of the many Spas

Spend the day shopping around the area for:

local handmade rugs



arts and crafts

metal works

Ten minutes from the resort is the home of the world famous Drakensberg Boys Choir who put on a production most Wednesday afternoons.

Birds of Prey Centre where you can enjoy falconry exhibitions!

 Four Rivers Rafting and Adventures Offers:

  • Zip-lining

  •  Quad biking

  • Scenic walks

Other Activities In the area:


Helicopter flips



Excellent dining venues are at:

Dragon View Lodge

Aweh Ma ADYS Coffee Shop

Monk's Cowl Country Club

Champagne Castle Hotel

Drakensberg Sun Hotel

Champagne Sports Resort

The Nest

Numerous cafes and coffee shops are within a twenty minute drive from the resort.


A forty-minute drive takes you into the heart of the famous Anglo-Boer War Battlefield sites or the Spioenkop Dam which boasts giraffe, zebra, buck and rhino.