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The N3 Gateway has it all – restaurants, accommodation, experiences, activities, endless views and more…

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The N3 Gateway region stretches from Pretoria in the North to Valley of a Thousand Hills in the South, traversing four provinces, namely KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Mpumalanga and Gauteng. The region incorporates cross-border tourism with Lesotho through Phuthaditjhaba, Caledonspoort and Sani Pass and includes the Battlefields Route up to Newcastle.

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The N3 Gateway has something to offer everyone from secluded retreats; health spas, wedding and team building venues. We invite you to explore our website and discover what it means to have so many wonderful places to stay within easy access of a world-class highway such as the N3 Toll Route.

White Water Tubing at Champagne Castle Adventure Centre
Tube down the “fun section” of the Sterkspruit River! Tube down a class 2 section on the Sterkspruit River. The
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Fordoun Hotel
Fordoun, situated in the rolling hills of Nottingham Road in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, was created and is managed with the
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Drakensberg Chocolate Memories
The family-owned Chocolate Factory, located in the picturesque Central Drakensberg, manufactures luxury chocolate bars daily. Free samples are offered in
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From a one day adventure to a week-long getaway, the N3 Gateway can entertain your friends, family, in-laws, foodies and adrenaline enthusiasts no end! View our N3 Gateway highlights

Hiking in the Midlands Meander
A variety of hiking trails offered in the Midlands Meander. Visitors can enjoy options for day hikes, alternatively one can
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Hiking in the Northern Drakensberg
A one-day hiking experience at Alpine Heath Resort in the Northern Drakensberg. Opt for one of our 4 hiking trails;
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Abseiling at Amphitheatre Backpackers Lodge
We offer a 30M abseil off Pocolane Peak, situated on a subsection of Royal Natal. The guide drives you from
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Day Tour – Anglo-Boer War Experience
Guided Day Tour – Battlefields of the Anglo-Boer War (1899-1902) in Ladysmith, Bergville/ Winterton (Drakensberg) Regions, KwaZulu-Natal. 07h30 – Breakfast
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Country-Chic Weddings in the Midlands
This stunning country lodge and wedding venue is fast becoming one of the leading Midlands wedding venues. Nestled in a
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SPION KOP LODGE – Battlefields
From the ashes of the tragedy of the South African War of 1899-1902, fought between the people of South Africa
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