Durban is a coastal city abundant with beaches and sun in South Africa. With a population of over 3 million people, it is the third most populous city in South Africa. Durban is a subtropical city with so much fun to offer tourists. Popular attractions in Durban include Umgeni River Bird Park, Durban Botanic Gardens and the Durban Natural Science Museum.
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King Shaka International Airport is a 30-minute drive from Durban’s city centre. There are plenty of transport options to choose from at the airport. Taxis, shuttles, busses and car rental services can be used to get to and from the airport.
Durban has a wealth of attractions to see, including Moses Mabhida Stadium, uShaka Marine World and the Durban Botanical Gardens.
Greyville Racecourse is famous for the annual Durban July event, one of South Africa’s most prominent horse races and huge fashion event. On more relaxed days, you can enter the racecourse for free. Have a go at betting on a horse race and win some extra cash for your Durban holiday.
Head to Florida Road for a day of shopping. You’ll find the best shops for souvenir shopping with boutiques and ceramic stalls to choose from. There are also markets you could visit for a dose of holiday shopping. The Indian Quarter and Essenwood Craft Market are great places to check out.
Get a piece of the city’s history by visiting some of the top museums. Durban has many historical gems worth visiting, including Phansi Museum, Mahatma Gandhi House and KwaMuhle Museum. You’ll get to explore local art, the history of the Indian people in Durban and the city’s political history.
This 3-star hotel offers the perfect accommodation for a family holiday - kids younger than 13 stay for free. The hotel rooms are all tastefully decorated. Amenities include conference rooms, free shuttles, pools, restaurant, and a play area.
Enjoy unparalleled views across a magnificent green belt at this 4-star luxury accommodation. You can expect a comfortable and luxurious stay as it emulates an authentic resort lifestyle. It is ideal for a family holiday. Amenities include a café, restaurant, bar, conference rooms, pool, airport shuttles, spa and wellness centre.
The award-winning Beverly Hills Hotel in uMhlanga has become synonymous with elegance and gracious hospitality. This 5-star hotel has rooms with a private balcony and uninterrupted views of the ocean. Amenities include restaurants, Wi-Fi, a fitness centre, DVD library, a spa and wellness centre, bar and pool.