44 Things To Do in Ballito

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Ballito Sports & Leisure / Scenic Flights

Microlight Flights and Skydiving

The Dolphin Coast of South Africa is a magnificent stretch, where sandy beaches and the Indian Ocean put on an extraordinary show. It includes the pretty holiday towns of Ballito, Umdloti, Zinkwazi, and Salt Rock ... more

WHEN?
Booking is required.
Best times are mid morning due to prevailing wind conditions. When booking, please advise which take-off time slot you would like, starting from 9:00am, every 30 minutes.

Ballito Craft & Flea Markets / Family Entertainment / Farm Stalls & Markets

Sugar Rush Market

Every Saturday, from 08h00 to 13h00, Ballito hosts the vibey, fun Sugar Rush Market. Experiencing the Dolphin Coast by exploring one of its local markets means getting to taste, smell, hear, see and savour the many ... more

WHEN?
Every Saturday from 08h00 to 13h00.

Ballito Extreme Sports

Zip-Line Tour Ballito

1.5km Zipline Tour with the all-new "Parazip" Clubventure offers a 1.5km Zipline Tour. Guides will strap you into your harness, provide a briefing and accompany your group, while you experience your adventure ... more

WHEN?
Sunday to Friday from 08h00 to 17h00.

Ballito Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

Gigi’s Restaurant

GiGi’s Restaurant offers a chic culinary encounter with a modern twist in the heart of Ballito. This a-la-carte experience can be savoured within the intimate privacy of the hotel, while lunches can be enjoyed on ... more

WHEN?
Booking essential.

Ballito Malls & Shopping / Art Galleries / Wheelchair Friendly

Imbizo Gallery

Kizo is the founder and coordinator of The Heritage Arts Festival, the premier arts festival in KwaZulu Natal. This festival provides publicity and revenue to several hundred artists, crafters, musicians and ... more

WHEN?
Open 7 days a week from 09h00 to 18h00.

Ballito Family Entertainment / Wheelchair Friendly

Flag Animal Farm

Take the Kids to Flag Farm Animal Farm where they can enjoy learning how to milk a cow and feed or cuddle other tame farm animals. All activities are specially made to entertain the young kiddies. There is a ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 09h00 to 16h30.

Ballito Monuments / Parks & Gardens

Visit the Morewood Memorial Garden

Just outside the holiday hotspot of Ballito, in the South African province of KwaZulu-Natal, the life and work of Sir Edmund Morewood are celebrated and memorialised. This part of the country is known as the ... more

WHEN?
09h00 to 17h00.

Inanda Township Cultural Sites / Hiking Trails

Inanda Heritage Trail

If you are looking for something to do in Durban that takes you away from the beach to a valley with a mesmerising history, then take the guided Inanda Heritage Route. The Inanda Heritage Route visits the Inanda ... more

WHEN?
By arrangement.

Ballito Cafés & Eateries / Cafés & Coffee Shops

The Waterberry Coffee Shoppe

The Waterberry Coffee Shoppe in Ballito is a delightful Italian bakery and coffee shop. The team serves delicious homemade food, from light lunches to the most decadent lemon meringue pie and sublime cheesecakes! ... more

Ballito Health & Beauty

Impilo Beauty Spa

Being pampered to perfection is a real possibility at the inspirational Impilo Beauty Spa. Achieve both physical and soul purpose by choosing from a wish list of restorative facials and advanced skin therapies, ... more

WHEN?
By appointment only.

Ballito Malls & Shopping / Wheelchair Friendly

Ballito Lifestyle Centre

The Ballito Lifestyle Centre is the perfect shopping destination for all your requirements whilst on holiday in Ballito. Shops include boutiques, surf stores, an array of restaurants (ideal for evening sundowners ... more

WHEN?
Open 7 days a week. Monday to Saturday from 09h00 to 18h00 and Sunday from 09h00 to 17h00.

Ballito Beaches & Pools / Family Entertainment

Willard Beach

As one of Ballito’s most popular beaches, Willard Beach promises plenty to see and do. It is the main beach of the town and is a prime getaway for the whole family on a balmy KwaZulu-Natal day. In recognition of ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Ballito Monuments

Explore the King Shaka Heritage Route

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 ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Ballito Nightlife & Theatre

The Pumpkin Theatre Club

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 ticket ... more

WHEN?
Tuesday to Sunday with dinner at 18h30 and the show at 20h00.

Ballito Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Holla Trails

Holla Mountain Bike Trails are situated on sugar cane farms in the Ballito area of KwaZulu Natal. Holla Trails consists of nearly 300 kms of marked and signed trails. Both novice and experienced mountain bikers ... more

WHEN?
Day permits can be purchased from the table behind Collisheen Holla café:
Monday: Closed (unless you’re a member and have an access disk).
Tuesday to Friday from 06h00 till 17h00 (last permit sold at 16h00)
Saturday from 05h30 till 12h00
Sunday from 05h30 till 15h00

Ballito as a destination

If you are considering visiting Ballito or have already booked your Ballito accommodation, then you are probably keen to see what activities are available and what there is to do in the area. Explore our growing selection of Things to Do in Ballito and come back and submit your Ballito review or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

Also in the neighbourhood

Blythedale Beach, Darnall, La Mercy, Princes Grant, Salt Rock, Shakas Rock, Sheffield Beach, Stanger, Tinley Manor, Tugela, Umdloti, Umhlali, Westbrook Beach, Zimbali, Zinkwazi

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