The Midlands Meander runs from Pietermaritzburg up to Mooi River and is home to a number of artists, craftsmen, farmers and creative souls. Spend time exploring small towns such as Curry’s Post, Howick, Nottingham Road and Mooi River and enjoy the abundant activities on offer. Quaint family run coffee shops, herb gardens, breweries, art galleries and cheeseries keep the body and mind nourished while the magnificent landscape and natural beauty of forests, waterfalls and meandering drives will leave anyone with a sense of peace and tranquility.The Midlands Meander in the heart of KwaZulu-Natal, is a collection of arranged routes that offer visitors hospitality in truly beautiful surroundings, outstanding accommodation, conference and wedding facilities, fascinating local events, fabulous restaurants, revitalising outdoor activities and over-the-top adventure sports, historic landmarks, wildlife conservation, and best of all “shop-till-you-drop” unique arts and crafts. An easy one-hour drive from Durban and on the N3 highway from Johannesburg, there is much to explore and do in the Midlands. For all that is on offer, click on the map icon below.
And once you have finished Meandering there is easy access to the KwaZulu-Natal battlefields, the Drakensberg, the coast and the game reserves up the Dolphin Coast.