Day Trails in the Umtamvuna Nature Reserve

Birding / Hiking Trails / Nature Reserves / Walks & Hiking in or near Port Edward, South Coast in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.

Things To Do in Port EdwardDay Trails in the Umtamvuna Nature Reserve

Birding Hiking Trails Nature Reserves Walks & Hiking South Coast

Where? Situated off the Izingolweni Road and the R61, South Coast, KwaZulu Natal.

When? Summer: 06h00 - 18h00 Winter: 06h30 - 17h30 Office hours: A roving field ranger is on duty during the day as the office is open at irregular hours.

How? Call +27 (0)39 311-2383

How much? Price on request

Overnight? Stay at accommodation in Port Edward, in KwaZulu Natal

For the adventurous hiker and trail walker visiting the Umtamvuna Nature Reserve which is 8km from Port Edward on the South Coast of KwaZulu Natal offers a number of trails with varying difficulty and distances to explore.

The three magnificent trails include the Kingfisher Trail - 30 minutes, the Loerie Trail - 2 hours and the Fish Eagle Trail a 4 hour circular route which provide hikers the opportunity to discover the amazing array of birdlife including some rare bird species and the breathtaking views of this diverse reserve.

Other wild life in the reserve includes several species of buck and monkeys which inhabit the lush surroundings. If you visit the reserve in the spring you will be fortunate to experience various areas covered in beautiful wild flowers.

Why not overnight? Find Accommodation in Port Edward

Vuna Valley

Guest House

Vuna Valley

Vuna Valley is a magical place set on the doorstep of a magnificent river that winds through breathtaking cliffs into a ... more

Estuary Country Hotel


Estuary Country Hotel

The Estuary Country Hotel is a beautiful and private Hotel, Restaurant, Spa & Conference Centre on the KwaZulu Natal ... more

Far Horizon Lodge

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering

Far Horizon Lodge

Far Horizon Lodge can be found in Banners Rest in Port Edward. From here you can enjoy many wonderful seaside attractions ... more

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