Take N2 North to Eshowe exit.
Take R66 through Eshowe to Melmoth, and from Melmoth, take R68 to Babanago - approximately 42 km towards Dundee you will see signs to Isandlwana Battlefield and Isandlwana Lodge, turn left and follow for 9 km to the Village of Isandlwana. From Dundee
Take R68 to Nqutu, continue for approximately 15 km, turn right at signs to Isandlwana Battlefield and Isandlwana Lodge.
Follow road for 9 km to Village of Isandlwana.From Durban (Coastal Road)
Take N2 Coastal Road North, past Stanger.
Turn left to Eshowe on R66 and Gingindlovu tollgate.
Proceed through Eshowe to Melmoth.
Approximately 3 km from Melmoth, turn left onto R68 (towards Babanango/Dundee).
Go straight for 23 km, then turn right towards Dundee.
Unfortunately this signboard is not always visable from the road.
Please keep a look-out when you come to this point on R68.
Your next town is Babanango.
At the stop sign in Babanango turn left.
You are still on R68 to Dundee/Nqutu.
From Babanango to the Isandlwana Lodge turn-off is 41 km.
Continue along dirt road for 9 km into Isandlwana Village.
Follow the sign to the Information Centre and drive past to Isandlwana Lodge.
Please be careful of potholes between Melmoth and Babanango.
Time 3,5 hours.From Johannesburg
Take N3 South past Heidelberg, onto Villiers.
Left onto R103 & R34 to Vrede, Memel & Newcastle, turn right at T-Junction, follow road through the town and turn right onto N11 at the next T-Junction.
After 10 - 20 km turn left onto R621.
Follow signs to Dundee.GPS Coordinates
S28 20 16 E30 40 02
Nyoni Rock Road
Local attractions and landmarks
|Nearest Airport: King Shaka International Airport|
|Transfers Offered: Yes|
|Attraction||Distance in km|
|Maria Ratchitz Church||60.0|
|Blood River Monument||45.0|
|Prince Imperial Monument||50.0|
|Umfolozi/Hluhluwe Game Reserve||150.0|
|Italia Game Reserve||140.0|
|The Buffalo River at Fugitives' Drift||32.0|
|Emakhosini Valley (Piet Retief, death of)||55.0|