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2024 dates are still to be confirmed.
Please confirm with the event organiser before making any travel plans relating to this event.

About the Litchi Festival

The annual Litchi Festival is once again set to rock the spectacular Dolphin Coast of KwaZulu-Natal. Although the focus here is often on the sun, sea, and sand, this festival is all about fun and celebrating the fresh flavours of the delicious litchi fruit.

Salt Rock, just north of Ballito, is the host area of this exciting event.

Enjoy the picturesque setting as you indulge in these sweet treats. Food and drinks will be available.

Only cash is accepted as there are no card facilities at the festival.

This is such a popular event that it has been held every year since 2006. Don’t miss out on the fun and festivity, all to be found along the gorgeous eastern coastline of South Africa. Salt Rock is less than an hour away from Durban and its King Shaka International Airport.

NOTE: Entrance fee is R160 (CASH ONLY) per person, this includes eating as many as you can while picking and taking home 1.6 kg Litchi’s and a Tractor Ride.

VENUE: Off Glendale Road, Shakaskraal, Dolphin Coast, 4420

OPENING TIMES: Daily times are from 09h00 to 15h00. We are closed on 24th and 25th December.

To avoid disappointment it is advisable to book your accommodation well in advance for this event. Visit the Ballito Accommodation pages to find guest houses, hotels and self catering places to stay and for additional info about Ballito which includes attractions, restaurants and things to do, see Ballito Info.

Need to Know

WhenTo be confirmed - December 2024

WhereThe Litchi Festival, off Glendale Road, Shakaskraal, Dolphin Coast, 4420

Telephone+27 (0)64 763-6457

OvernightStay nearby in Ballito, in KwaZulu Natal


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