16 Things To Do in Umhlanga Ridge

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Umhlanga Family Entertainment

Mindgame Escape

Mindgame Escape is the ultimate in mystery, intrigue, and adventure with a twist. It is ideal for friends, families, corporate groups and travellers wanting to experience the fun of KwaZulu-Natal from a completely ... more

WHEN?
Booking is essential.

Durban Scenic Flights / Sight Seeing / Sports & Leisure

Gyrocopter Flips with KZN Gyro

Gyrocopters were made famous by James Bond in You Only Live Twice. Since then, they have been offering adventurers the opportunity to see the world from new and thrilling heights. A gyrocopter is similar to a ... more

WHEN?
Booking is recommended.

Monday to Sunday from 08h00 to 17h00, weather permitting.

Umhlanga Museums

Visit the Natal Sharks Board

The heart, red and bloody, pounds across the sterile table causing yours to hit hard against your chest. Your eyes sparkle with adrenalin as you make out your own silhouette in the glazed eye of the predator. Your ... more

WHEN?
Displays and curio shop open from Monday to Friday from 08h00 to 16h00, Audio-visual presentation and shark dissection, Tueday to Thursday at 09h00 and at 14h00, Sundays at 14h00. Closed all Public Holidays.

Umhlanga, Durban Sight Seeing

Watch the Durban Sunrise

Umhlanga meaning 'the place of reeds' in Zulu is also the place of sunrises in any language. On the north coast of Durban, this east facing beach starts its stretch up 200 km of natural rugged coastline. Watch ... more

WHEN?
05h00 - 06h30 Season dependant.

Umhlanga Lighthouses / Sight Seeing

Umhlanga Lighthouse

The place of light in the 'Place of Reeds' (Zulu translation of the word Umhlanga) shines from the white lighthouse with a topside red stripe. Beached facing the sunrise it acts on the red sky that may serve as a ... more

WHEN?
Daylight for building visibility, night time for light visibility.

Umhlanga Beaches & Pools

Umhlanga Beach

A favourite holiday destination with locals, Umhlanga’s beaches are packed with both locals and tourists in season (and often out of season as well, thanks to the temperate climate). The paved walkway allows ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours

La Lucia Beaches & Pools

La Lucia Beach

The warm Indian Ocean flows along the Umhlanga coastline making activities such as snorkelling, diving, surfing and swimming ideal in its waters - and what better place than to enjoy all this than at La Lucia's ... more

WHEN?
Daylight hours.

Umhlanga Rocks Cruises / Water Sports

Snorkelling with Aqua Rush

With wave action often hampering shore-side snorkeling, the snorkeling beyond the breakers often provides better visibility and the opportunity of seeing marine creatures which prefer calmer waters. Chance ... more

WHEN?
Daily from 08h00 to 17h00.

Umhlanga Ridge Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

Beluga

Beluga Restaurant is an elegant eatery in the Gateway Theatre Mall, perfect for those that demand excellence. The team of innovative chefs have created a dynamic menu that constantly evolves so that diners can ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Umhlanga Ridge Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Cape Town Fish Market

Cape Town Fish Market is a reputable franchise that is found in a number of South African cities. This restaurant combined South African and Japanese dishes to create a varied menu that is delightfully different ... more

WHEN?
Open daily from 11h00 to 23h00.

Umhlanga Ridge Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

Dish Restaurant

Dish Restaurant is tastefully understated and elegant, situated in the gorgeous Royal Palm Hotel in Umhlanga. The stylish décor, enhanced by a cream and black colour theme, is designed to immerse patrons into a ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Umhlanga Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Ocean Terrace Restaurant

Ocean Terrace Restaurant is aptly named as it perches above the magnificent warm waters of the Indian Ocean in Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu-Natal. Situated within the luxurious Oyster Box Hotel, Ocean terrace is open ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Umhlanga Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Plaka Umhlanga

Plaka may be situated in Umhlanga, Durban, but soon immerses its patrons into a Mediterranean world of fresh flavours and Greek hospitality. Having originally been established in Johannesburg, Plaka was soon so ... more

WHEN?
Please enquire.

Umhlanga Ridge Casual Dining

Tapas On the Block

Tapas on the Block is all about relaxed dining, fabulous flavours and a fun vibe in the heart of Umhlanga Rocks. In keeping with the Spanish style of tapas eating, a variety of small dishes is available, and goes ... more

WHEN?
Please Enquire

Umhlanga Family Entertainment / Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

Umhlanga Lagoon hiking trail

Start: Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve, opposite Breakers Hotel Finish: the reserve Duration: 2 km, just over an hour Fitness: easy, perfect for children and families Our tip: for an informative, guided version ... more

WHEN?
Best during daylight hours.

Umhlanga Ridge as a destination

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Also in the neighbourhood

La Lucia, Mount Edgecombe, Mount Moreland, Umdloti, Umhlanga Rocks

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