187 Things To Do in Durban

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Art Galleries / Museums

View the Campbell Collections

Overnight? Stay in Greyville
The Campbell Collections are an internationally acclaimed collection of rare archival material concerning regional collection and history. The collection comprises ...

Museums

Cato Manor Heritage Centre

Overnight? Stay in Durban Central
Photographs, documents, artwork and oral histories at this unique and interactive museum capture the life and times of the area and its inhabitants. The Cato ...

Museums

Pinetown Museum

Overnight? Stay in Pinetown
The Pinetown Museum is located in the library complex on the corner of Old Main Road and Crompton Street. The Pinetown museum focuses on local history and displays ...

Cafés & Eateries / Cafés & Coffee Shops

The Bean Green

Overnight? Stay in Glenwood
This newly opened roastery and coffee shop on Davenport Road in Durban offers a variety of imported and local green bean coffees. The people at The Bean Green take ...

Religious / Spiritual

Mariannhill Monastery

Overnight? Stay in Pinetown
Tea at the Monastery! The Marianhill Monastery is located in Marianhill on the outskirts of Pinetown. The monastery was founded by Trappist monks in 1882 as a ...

Birding / Nature Reserves

Visit the Bluff Nature Reserve

Overnight? Stay in Bluff
The small Bluff Nature Reserve is 45 ha in extent and consists of a large pan and adjacent forest. The pan is a home and a refuge for many water birds and ...

Family Entertainment / Cycling / Sports & Leisure

Giba Gorge Mountain Bike Park

Overnight? Stay in Hillcrest
Giba Gorge Mountain Bike Park is located in Giba Gorge and offers riders various clearly marked trails for riding and an obstacle course with ramps and bridges (if ...

Nightlife & Theatre

Watch a Show at The Playhouse Theatre

Overnight? Stay in Durban Central
The Playhouse Company is Ethekwini’s premier theatre organization, based at the Playhouse theatre complex in Smith Street in the heart of the coastal city of ...

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

Have a curry - Durban style!

Overnight? Stay in Durban Central
The Britannia Hotel in Durban has been around since 1879 and now enjoys the status of a listed building, adding to Durban’s colonial charm. The hotel is well ...

Farm Stalls & Markets

Shongweni Farmers Market

Overnight? Stay in Gillitts
The Shongweni Farmers Market is on the N3, 30kms towards Pietermaritzburg from Durban and if you live in this area you would be silly not to get up early one ...

Nightlife & Theatre

Music in the Gardens

Overnight? Stay in Berea
Music at the Botanic Gardens - For an afternoon of entertainment pack a picnic and head to the Durban Botanic Gardens for one of Old Mutual Music’s monthly ...

Extreme Sports / Sight Seeing

Big Swing at Moses Mabhida Stadium

Overnight? Stay in Durban Central
For the ultimate ride of your life the 'Big Rush Big Swing' at the Moses Mabhida Stadium is a must. This is the world's only stadium swing and the biggest swing of ...

Malls & Shopping

Oxford Village Shopping Centre

Overnight? Stay in Hillcrest
Visit the charming Oxford Village for one of the most fun-filled family outings in Durban. The Heritage Market is easy to find as it’s right on the main road ...

Cafés & Eateries

Explore the Point Waterfront

Overnight? Stay in Point Waterfront
The waterfront area is located at the entrance to the busiest port in South Africa and is made up of a wonderful mix of shops, pubs, restaurants and luxury ...

Museums

Join a Whaling History Tour

Overnight? Stay in Bluff
Explore another side of Durban’s fascinating history on a whaling tour. The whaling history of Durban started in 1907 when the Norwegian Consol in Durban raised ...

Durban as a destination

If you are considering visiting the Durban region or have already booked your Durban 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 Durban, or view the events that are taking place in KwaZulu Natal during your stay, or suggest an activity if you come across something we've missed.

In the neighbourhood

Amanzimtoti, Athlone Park, Berea, Bluff, Bothas Hill, Brighton Beach, Camperdown, Chatsworth, Crestholme, Drummond, Durban Beachfront, Durban Central, Durban North, Gillitts, Glenashley, Glenmore, Glenwood, Greyville, Hillcrest, Inchanga, Kloof, La Lucia, Morningside, Mount Edgecombe, Musgrave, New Germany, Pinetown, Point Waterfront, Queensburgh, South Beach, Sydenham, Umbilo, Umdloti, Umgeni Park, Umhlanga, Umhlanga Ridge, Umhlanga Rocks, Waterfall, Westville, Yellowwood Park

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