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Then, after a steep ascent we enter the rock shelter. The ancient paintings are vivid and remarkably complete despite their age.

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Two murals draw my interest — one is a snake, not uncommon in San rock art, depicted coiled atop the hard rock surface.

The Berg is just two and a half hours from Durban and four hours from Johannesburg.

KZN Wildlife manages both Kamberg and Giants Castle, park entry costs day visitors R30.

) in Damaraland where more than 2 500 images have been recorded and catalogued as well as several paintings.

The engravings and images were first recorded in 1921 by Mr. Maack in the report written for the SWA Administration but the first detailed study of the site was conducted by Mr. The name Twyfelfontein was given to the place by Mr.

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