Explore the fascinating city of Durban on this full-day tour. Enjoy a drive along the ‘Golden Mile’, the beachfront promenade, viewing the upgraded Point Waterfront, then discover the wonders of the ocean at uShaka Marine World.
What to Expect
Spend a full day discovering the diverse culture and history of Durban and visiting the city’s sights. This is the ideal introductory tour of Durban, which has been shaped by the early Colonial settlers, the indigenous Zulus, and the Indians who arrived as indentured laborers in the 19th Century.
Travel along the Golden Mile, the revitalised beachfront promenade, viewing the upgraded Point Waterfront. The tour then travels through the City, viewing the majestic City Hall and the small craft harbour. Afterwards, drive past the sugar terminals and harbour warehouses on the way to the University of Natal for the view below. Then the tours visits the bustling African/Indian Markets at Warwick Triangle – home to 9 distinct markets developed around Durban’s largest public transport interchange. The tour ends with a visit to the peaceful Durban Botanic Gardens, founded in 1849, and the Moses Mabhida Stadium (Optional cable car ride for own account to the top of the Stadium for that phenomenal view of Durban).
The second half of this tour takes you to uShaka Marine World – Durban’s newest and exciting world-class facility. Explore the wonders of ocean life at the marine center, which exhibits South Africa’s unique Indian and Atlantic Ocean marine life and is home to Africa’s largest dolphinarium. You can also enjoy the spectacular dolphin, seal, and penguin shows.
- Return transfers from Durban beachfront hotels
Know Before You Go
• Departs: Daily