Drakensberg

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Drakensberg
Maluti, uKhahlamba
South Africa - Drakensberg (16261357780).jpg
Heichest pynt
PeakThabana Ntlenyana
Elevation3,482 m (11,424 ft)
Coordinates29°28′S 29°16′E / 29.467°S 29.267°E / -29.467; 29.267Coordinates: 29°28′S 29°16′E / 29.467°S 29.267°E / -29.467; 29.267
Dimensions
Lenth1,000 km (620 mi) SW to NE
Namin
EtymologyDragon's mountain
Geografie
KintrasSooth Africae and Lesotho
Geology
Teep o rockBasalt and Quartzite

The Drakensberg (Afrikaans: Drakensberge, isiZulu: uKhahlamba, SeSotho: Maluti) is the name gien tae the eastren portion o the Great Escarpment, that encloses the central Soothren African plateau.