Durban, a sub-tropical city in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa is known for its stretch of some of the most beautiful beaches in the country, the Golden Mile. With the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, it is a favourite tourist attraction for sunbathers, surfers, water sport enthusiasts and family outings.
Visitors to Durban must get a taste of the culture and the history. The rich Zulu heritage and traditions add to this melting pot of South African culture making for fascinating things to see and do.
There are many tourist attractions to see including uShaka Marine World, an aquarium and marine theme park on Durban’s Golden Mile. The SunCoast Casino and Entertainment World is an entertainment destination that offers gaming, dining and family entertainment.
There is a wide variety of places to stay along Durban's Golden Mile, catering for every budget. If you are looking for a Durban hotel, several Tsogo Sun hotels offer accommodation in the area.
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Erskine Terrace South Beach Durban
+27 31 327 2000
Addington is a 571 bedded and 2 200 staffed district and regional hospital, situated on South Beach, Durban.
The Playhouse Company
231 Anton Lembede St, Durban, 4001, South Africa
+27 31 369 9555
The Playhouse Company is Ethekwini’s premier theatre organization
Nelson Mandela Capture site
R103, South Africa
+27 33 330 8195
The temporary exhibition, hosted in the converted shed, tells a story of Nelson Mandela’s journey through life and how he built a new nation from within a conflicted South Africa.
uShaka Marine World
49 Timeball Blvd, Durban, 4001, South Africa
+27 31 328 8000
uShaka Marine World is a 16-hectare theme park which was opened in 30 April 2004 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It comprises 4 sections: uShaka Sea World, uShaka Wet 'n Wild, uShaka Beach, and uShaka Village Walk. It is located on the strip of land between the beachfront and the harbour.
Moses Mabhida Stadium
44 Isaiah Ntshangase Road Durban 4001
+27 31 582 8242
The Moses Mabhida Stadium is a stadium in Durban, South Africa, named after Moses Mabhida, a former General Secretary of the South African Communist Party. It is a multi-use stadium. It was one of the host stadiums for the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
Phezulu Safari Park
Old Main Road • Bothas Hill Durban • KwaZulu-Natal
+27 31 777 1000
Phezulu Safari Park is an exciting tourism venue, situated in Botha’s Hill, only 35 km’s from central Durban. This picturesque park has magnificent views of the world-famous Valley of a 1000 Hills.
Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World
20 Battery Beach Road, Durban, 4001
+27 31 328 3000
Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World is situated at the northern end of Durban's Golden Mile, adjacent to the Kings Park Sporting Precinct. Besides the casino, the complex houses many restaurants, a beach bar, cinemas and its own semi-private beach, which was rated as one of the top 3 beaches in South Africa.
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve
Hawaan, Blackburn, 4319
+27 31 205 1271
These areas include mainly coastal dune forest and aquatic habitats such as reed beds and shallow well vegetated ponds.
Jack Martens Drive, Westville, Durban, 3611
+27 31 275 9800
From stylish fashion outlets and tantalizing restaurants; The Pavilion hosts over 230 stores, 40 restaurants and 40 jewelers making it the ideal place to satisfy your shopping desires. Don’t forget the Amusement Area, Skate park and 12 Cinemas for your entertainment.
1 Herrwood Dr, Umhlanga, 4319
+27 31 566 0400
Service organisation that protects beach users in KwaZulu-Natal against shark attack.
Sahara Stadium Kingsmead
Kingsmead Way, Kingsmead, Durban, 4001
+27 31 335 4200
Kingsmead is a cricket ground in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
King Shaka International Airport
King Shaka International Airport, King Shaka Dr, La Mercy, 4405, South Africa
+27 32 436 6758
King Shaka International Airport, abbreviated KSIA, is the primary airport serving Durban, South Africa.
La Lucia Mall
90 William Campbell Drive La Lucia, 4051
+27 31 562 8420
La Lucia Mall is an exclusive shopping destination situated on the beautiful East Coast of KwaZulu-Natal. Offering a wide range of over 130 restaurants and service related businesses under one roof, the mall is conveniently located in the heart of La Lucia.