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Durban winters can hardly be called winter but the drop in temperature does allow for some different activities to be enjoyed. There’s no reason to be stuck inside so get out there and explore the wonderful city that is Durban. Big Swing at Moses Mabhida Stadium This one’s for all you daredevils out there- the Big Rush Urban Adrenaline at the Moses Mabhida Stadium. Officially the tallest swing in the world since 2011, the Big Swing will have you falling 80m into …
Durban is the largest city in KwaZulu-Natal and boasts the title of being the busiest port in South Africa, so it's no wonder that together with its terrific warm weather, this vibrant seaside city has become a major centre of tourism in the country. It is a place that is known for its friendly and welcoming people who are proud of their city and all it represents. Durban offers visitors as well as locals everything from sandy beaches, to world-class sporting venues and a bustling nightlife, fast establishing itself as one of South Africa's premier holiday destinations.
The Coastal city of Durban in Kwazulu-Natal has so much to offer from golden beaches to interesting historic and cultural experiences. This bustling cosmopolitan city is the perfect escape with warm oceans, a constant hub of activity and an eclectic mix of cultural influences. And best of all there’s no need to break the bank on your visit as there’s plenty of inexpensive activities for the whole family and even some that are absolutely free!
Northern KwaZulu-Natal is one of those regions in South Africa which is still relatively unexplored. You can still find deserted beaches, quiet areas to snorkel and game reserves with a difference. Some parts of it are only accessible by 4×4 but there are many areas quite easy to get to and definitely worth the road trip. Here’s our pick of places to visit to visit in Northern KZN:
ROUTE 1: Durban Central/Florida Road/Glenwood “The harbour and famous Golden Mile’s beautiful beaches and promenade give way to Durban’s vibrant CBD, abounding with top-notch facilities and entertainment” Durban’s 6 km long sandy beach, called “Golden Mile” is by far the greatest attraction of the city. It’s a huge pleasure resort for swimming, splash pools, fountains, curio markets and uShaka Marine World.
Welcome to Durban Washed by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. This sub-tropical paradise blessed with glorious weather all year round. It’s the holiday destination of choice with golden beaches, shopper’s delights from craft markets to street bazaars and sophisticated shopping malls. It’s also a natural playground for sailing, boating and fishing.