Things To Do in Richards BayAlkanstrand
Where? Richards Bay, Elephant Coast, KwaZulu Natal
When? Daylight hours.
How much? Free
A popular beach in Richards Bay is the one and only Alkanstrand blue flag beach. This is certainly a beach that can be enjoyed by everyone and anyone. Lifeguards are on duty all year round and the warm Indian Ocean waters provide a heavenly place to splash around.
Alkanstrand Beach offers educational activities for both the young and old in high season, making your trip to this beach a unique one. If you fancy a picnic or a braai, you can use the grassy area with chairs and tables as well as the braai spots available. There is a restaurant offering delicious meals if you prefer to sit in and eat. Surfers and bathers flock to this beach to enjoy the waves and the views surrounding this stunning area. It certainly is a must visit!
There are ablution facilities, parking, sheltered areas for those windy days and the beach is wheelchair accessible.