PACKAGES & ITINERARY

2 DAY 2 NIGHT

Check-in at The Berghouse and Cottages

(optional 3rd night, to be pre-booked at an additional rate).

Guests can arrive any time after 2 pm at The Berghouse and Cottages. Here they will spend one of two nights. A short briefing will be done from 5:00 - 5:30 pm at The Berghouse and Cottages View Point, guests are welcome to bring "sundowner beverages" to the briefing and enjoy a breakdown of the itinerary while enjoying the sunset.

 

Dinner will then be served to guests rooms between 6:30 and 7:00 pm. Guests will leave their vehicles in secure parking and collect them upon their return from their hike on day 2 from Greenfire Lodge.

 

Day 1…

 

6 am: Guests will depart The Berghouse and Cottages and be transported to the first leg of the trail, upon drop off the hike will commence and luggage will be transported to Greenfire Lodge. Hikers will be supplied light breakfast and lunch packs which they will need to carry in their day-pack backpacks. 

 

8:30 am: A good breakfast stop will be chosen for guests.

 

12:00 -1:30 pm: Approximate ETA at the Vulture Colony, guests will have a picnic lunch and spend time with the vultures.

 

2:00 pm: Guests will descend off the skyline of the Little Drakensberg and have the option of going off trail slightly to view, Khoi-San Rock Art. 

 

3:30 - 4:00 pm: Arrive at Greenfire Lodge for the evening.

 

6:30 - 7:00 pm: Guests will be asked to join in on the briefing for the following day.

 

7:00 pm: Dinner will be served and guests will be able to enjoy their evening.

 

Day 2…

 

Guests will pack their luggage and load it into the vehicle which will transport their luggage back to The Berghouse and Cottages.

 

7:30 am: Guests will all have breakfast together at the lodge.

 

8:30 am: Guests will start the hiking trail back To the Berghouse and Cottages.

 

10:00 am: A tea/coffee break will be taken at a great view point.

 

1:00 pm: Lunch will be taken on a beautiful tributary to the Mighty Tugela River.

 

3:00 pm: Arrival at The Berghouse and Cottages, end of the 2 DAY 2 NIGHT package. Guests that have pre-arranged accommodation at The Berghouse and Cottages will stay on, alternative accommodation venues in the area could also be suggested.

 

 

 

4 DAY 3 NIGHT:

 

Check-in at The Berghouse and Cottages

Guests can arrive any time after 2 pm at The Berghouse and Cottages. Here they will spend one of two nights. A short briefing will be done from 5:00 - 5:30 pm at The Berghouse and Cottages View Point, guests are welcome to bring "sundowner beverages" to the briefing and enjoy a breakdown of the itinerary while enjoying the sunset.

 

Dinner will then be served to guests rooms between 6:30 and 7:00 pm. Guests will leave their vehicles in secure parking and collect them upon their return from their hike on day 2 from Greenfire Lodge.

 

Day 1…

 

6 am: Guests will depart The Berghouse and Cottages and be transported to the first leg of the trail, upon drop off the hike will commence and luggage will be transported to Greenfire Lodge. Hikers will be supplied light breakfast and lunch packs which they will need to carry in their day-pack backpacks.

 

8:30 am: A good breakfast stop will be chosen for guests.

 

12 -1:30 pm: Approximate ETA at the Vulture Colony, guests will have a picnic lunch and spend time with the vultures.

 

2:00 pm: Guests will descend off the skyline of the Little Drakensberg and have the option of going off trail slightly to view, Khoi-San Rock Art.

 

3:30 - 4:00 pm: Arrive at Greenfire Lodge for the evening.

 

6:30 - 7:00 pm: Guests will be asked to join in on the briefing for the following day.

 

7:00 pm: Dinner will be served and guests will be able to enjoy their evening.

 

Day 2…

 

Day 2 will be a day that guests will have the option of taking part in either of the following:

 

8am:

Option 1: Relax and unwind at Greenfire lodge, take a slow short walk to the Trout dam and try out your fly fishing skills. Take a horsehide and let your legs rest.

(These activities will come at an additional cost)

 

Option 2: Take the day off, have breakfast and completely chill out!. Enjoy the views, go bird watching or take a short walk on the property.

 

Option 3: For the avid hiker, enjoy a hike back onto the summit of the Little Drakensberg for a hike of between 12-15km, which will end back at Greenfire Lodge in time for afternoon tea/sundowners.

 

6:30 -7:00 pm: Guests will be asked to join in on the briefing for the following day.

 

7:00 pm: Dinner will be served at the Lodge and guests will be able to enjoy the rest of their evening.

 

 

Day 3…

 

Guests will have breakfast and pack their luggage which will then be Transported back to The Berghouse and Cottages where they will spend their 4th and final night.

 

7:30 am: Guests will all have breakfast together at the lodge.

 

8:30 am: Guests will start the hiking trail back to The Berghouse and Cottages.

 

10:00 am: A tea/coffee break will be taken at a great view point.

 

1:00pm: Lunch will be taken on a beautiful tributary to the mighty Tugela River.

 

3:00 pm: Arrive back at The Berghouse and Cottages for the afternoon, guests are able to unwind and enjoy their cottages, a hot shower or a cool off in their wonderful Rock-pool.

 

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm: Guests may then retire to their cottages where they will then have their dinner brought to them.

 

 

Day 4…

 

Guests will be asked to checkout by 10:00 am and this will be the end of their 4 DAY 3 NIGHT package.