La Lucia, Umhlanga Coastline
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The quaint town of La Lucia is situated on the beautiful Umhlanga coastline near the suburb of Umhlanga Rocks, just a short drive from the hustle bustle and excitement of the Umhlanga Coast.
La Lucia's main attraction in is its beautiful rural surroundings and immediate proximity to the major centres of the North Coast and Durban proper. As quiet and peaceful as La Lucia is, it is home to a number of amenities, features and activities that continue to draw a steady flow of visitors each year. Features like the upmarket La Lucia Mall with an extensive range of shops where almost anything can be found. Pubs, cinemas, fancy restaurants, even a gym is conveniently located inside La Lucia Mall.
La Lucia’s beaches are pristine and tranquil. The warm Indian Ocean flows along its coastline making activities such as snorkelling, diving, surfing and swimming ideal. Tropical fish, exotic coral reefs, fantastic waves and warm white sand is what makes La Lucia’s beaches awesome and prefect for relaxing.
When you’ve destressed and feel like a bit of adventure, a short drive will take you to the bustling casino’s and entertainment centres in Umhlanga. La Lucia has much to offer those wishing to relax. So take a break and come and unwind in La Lucia.
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"La Lucia is pure perfection! I love the beautiful beaches, fab accommodation and great retail therapy! The attractions of Umhlanga and Durban are close enough ..." - Helen, Kearsney
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Featured Attractions in (or near) La Lucia
Gateway Theatre of Shopping is one of Africa's largest super regional retail destinations. Features: Barnyard Theatre, Ster Kinekor cinema, Cinema Nouveau, IMAX, rock climbing wall, artificial waves, skateboard park, Woolworths, Edgars, Truworths, Game, Exclusive Books, Musica, over 30 ... more information
The only organisation of its kind in the world, the Natal Sharks Board protects beach users in KwaZulu Natal against shark attack with an extensive and effective network of shark nets that extend along 320 kilometres of coastline. The Natal Sharks Board is not only involved in preventing shark attacks, it also plays a ... more information
Umhlanga Coast Beaches
A breathtaking diversity of tropical fish and coral reefs wrap along the Umhlanga coastline, making it a perfect scuba diving and snorkelling destination. Surfers flock to Umhlanga’s warm waters to make the most of some incredible surf spots. Those who crave seclusion can find many remote beaches along the coast.
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