KwaZulu Natal Things To Do

Known as the Kingdom of the Zulu, KwaZulu Natal is a melting pot of African, European and Indian cultures. Show on Map

Destinations in KwaZulu Natal


The Bell Traverse

Where? Cathedral Peak
Start: Mike's Pass Finish: Cathedral Peak Hotel Duration: 42 km (3 days) Fitness: difficult; for the experienced hiker Our tip: though not actually a pass, the Bell Traverse gives hikers access to the ...

Trappist Trail

Where? Starts in Pinetown
Set in the misty hills of the southern Midlands, KwaZulu-Natal is home to a series of mission stations built by Trappist monks roughly a century ago. The ten mission stations, each of which has its own beauty, ...

Explore the King Shaka Heritage Route

Where? Ballito
The Heritage Route celebrates one of the great Zulu chiefs. King Shaka Zulu is considered by many as the architect of the Zulu nation as he was responsible for joining scattered clans into the powerful unified ...

Ingogo Hiking Trail

Where? Newcastle
Start: site office Dunblane estate, near Newcastle Finish: site office Dunblane estate, near Newcastle Duration: 24 km over 2 days Fitness: average, with climbs and descents of some 2 000 feet every ...

Deep Sea Fishing Charter

Where? St Lucia
Whether you are a family, a novice or an experienced fisherman you can enjoy a unique 'beach launch' at first light, as the sun rises, under the watchful eye of 34 year sea veteran 'Captain Bob'. He will take ...

Durban Art Gallery

Where? Durban
A pioneering national gallery and the first to recognise African craft as art in the 1970's, The Durban Art Gallery continues to proclaim South African artistic ethnicity. Traditional baskets, beadwork, ...

Mtunzini trails

Where? Mtunzini
Start: Umlazi Nature Reserve Finish: Umlazi Nature Reserve Duration: from 15 mins to 6 hours Fitness: easy to moderate Our tip: if taking the Mlalazi River mouth trail and returning along the beach, check ...

Umgeni Steam Train Trip

Where? Kloof
If you're running out of steam on your holiday, take it easy at a train window while still taking in the country, it's countryside and it's history on one of South Africa's oldest steam trains. Steam puffs as ...

Green Food Studio

Where? Umhlali
Ballito is abuzz with excitement as locals and tourists sample the cuisine of the recently-opened Green Food Studio on the Dolphin Coast. This dining adventure is all about elegance and exploration as you ...

Midlands Country Market

Where? Howick
Surrounded by the rolling mountain ranges of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, and blanketed by the high blue of the African sky, the Midlands Country Market is the perfect little retreat from the buzz of city life. ...

The Pumpkin Theatre Club

Where? Ballito
The Pumpkin Theatre Club is found at the La Montagne Hotel in Ballito and offers brilliant evening entertainment for those living on the Dolphin Coast. So if you want to kill two birds with one stone book a ...

The Thirsty Whale

Where? Amanzimtoti
Baggies, bikinis and beach sand, authentic tunes carried on warm ocean breezes. Lazy afternoons enjoying fruity cocktails. Breathtaking sea views coupled with great food and a friendly atmosphere are all ...

Zulu Croc Restaurant

Where? Hluhluwe
The Zulu culture is one of South Africa’s most significant, and has a history that is as fascinating as it is long and deep. This culture is celebrated throughout the county (along with many of the other ...

Addington Centenary Museum

Where? Durban Beachfront
In 1879, Addington Hospital, named after Rt. Hon. Henry Addington (Prime Minister of Great Britain, 1801) was built across the beach from the Indian Ocean of KwaZulu Natal. In its centenary year Addington ...

Mabibi Beach

Where? Mabibi
Enjoy the tranquility of Mabibi Beach, sheltered by coastal forests with soft sand that begs your feet to take a stroll or nestle in and enjoy the sunshine and spectacular views surrounding you. This is an ...

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