With Southern Africa’s abundant natural magnificence, hikers will be in their element. Trails range from short to long, easy to almost impossible, and beautiful to breath-takingly-mind-boggling. This icon points to great hiking areas.
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Hey Backpackers, here's a safe place to stay in the presigious suburb of Randburg for under R100 a head!
This Durban backpackers is set in a beautiful garden with an inviting rock pool. It is a good choice for weary travellers wanting a bit of peace.
This Port Alfred backapckers is small and very comfortable.
(Port Alfred,Sunshine Coast)
This Plett backpackers is right up at the top of the Plettenberg Bay hill, with a great view.
(Plettenberg Bay,Garden Route)
Situated in a wing of the George Hotel, Zululand Backpackers offers comfortable good value for money accommodation.
Free-standing stone and wooden cabins tucked amongst fruit trees and an organic veggie garden within easy reach of Jo'burg and Pretoria.
They are less than 1km from a gate into the Kruger National Park.
Shonalanga lodge in St Lucia is in the centre of town and more of a lodge than a backpackers.
this magical playground lies beneath the towering peaks of Cleopatra and Giants Castle.
(Highmoor,Drakensberg Backpacker Hostels)
Mossel Bay Backpackers is located just 300m from the Inner and Outer Point surf spots. This backpacking hostel also has a guest house adjoined to it, if you are after a few more creature comforts.
(Mossel Bay,Garden Route)