Attractions in Highmoor

  • Highmoor is situated in the uKhahlamba-Drakensberg Park, South Africa‚Äôs first cultural and environmental World Heritage Site.
  • The exceptional natural beauty of the uKhahlamba- Drakensberg Park is evident in its soaring basaltic buttresses, golden sandstone ramparts, rolling high altitude grasslands, steep-sided river valleys and rocky gorges.
  • The area has incredibly rich biodiversity including many endemic species.
  • This spectacular natural landscape also has many rock shelters, containing the largest and most concentrated group of paintings in Africa, south of the Sahara.
  • These were created by the San people over a period of at least 4000 years.
  • The rock paintings are outstanding in quality and diversity representing the spiritual life of the San people who no longer live in the region.

Highmoor Gallery