Tourist Attractions in Umhlanga Area, Durban Metro & Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

Tourist Attractions near Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
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Umhlanga Holidays - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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The Umhlanga Rocks Area north of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal offers something for everyone. Near-perfect weather all year round makes this tropical paradise especially alluring for sun-worshippers, surfers, scuba divers and fisherman, who can take advantage of the endless opportunities like the magnificent Blue Flag beaches, rock pools and breathtaking coral reefs.

Eco-tourists are also well catered for with many conservation reserves and birdwatching spots. Nature lovers will enjoy walking the Umhlanga Rocks Lagoon Nature Trail - a fascinating hour-and-a-half journey through coastal forest on boardwalks that cross the Umhlanga Ohlange River. Lying just beyond the reserve is the Umhlanga Rocks Hawaan Forest which dates back 18 000 years. Here visitors enter an ancient world of plant, animal and bird life, and over 100 indigenous tree species.

For the avid golfer, the Umhlanga Rocks Area offers several world class golf courses. Challenge yourself at the prestigious North Coast Zimbali Country Club, where the inward nine provides a scenic distraction, or at nearby Beachwood Golf Course located on prime coastal estate right on the water’s edge. Golfers 'in the know' refer to the up-market Umhlanga Rocks area town of Mount Edgecome as a golfers dream destination, with not one, but two outstanding championship golf courses available for both the serious and the social golfer.

Other things to do in the Umhlanga Rocks Area:

On the odd rainy day, visit the Umhlanga Rocks Gateway Theatre of Shopping.
Game in style at Sibaya Casino.
Catch a thrill at the Umhlanga Rocks Natal Sharks Board.

With glorious beaches, nature reserves, shopping malls, hospitable pubs, exciting clubs and excellent restaurants, the Umhlanga Rocks Area is a prime holiday destination, and encompasses Umhlanga Rocks - a premier holiday resort dubbed the 'Riviera' of the KZN North Coast for good reason. Known in Zulu as the 'place of reeds', Umhlanga Rocks not only offers visitors a wonderful beach holiday, but a gateway to the KZN North Coast world heritage sites and safari adventures.

Visit these towns in the Umhlanga Rocks North Coast Area:

Umhlanga Rocks North Coast
Umhlanga Ridge North Coast
La Lucia
Sunningdale
Glenashley, Durban
Mount Edgecombe North Coast
Durban North
 

 

Things To Do in Umhlanga Area
Umhlanga Ocean Charters Umhlanga Ocean Charters
in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
Umhlanga Area Attractions
Umhlanga Lighthouse: less than 5 km
Natal Sharks Board: less than 5 km
Casea Fishing Charters: less than 5 km
Dive Nautique: less than 5 km
Gateway Theatre of Shopping: less than 5 km
Wavehouse at Gateway - Umhlanga Ridge: less than 5 km
Nissan 4x4 Track: less than 5 km
The Monart Gallery: less than 5 km
Hawaan Forest : 5 km
Mt Edgecombe Golf Club: 5 km
Beachwood Country Club: 7 km
Sibaya Casino: 8 km
Durban Japanese Gardens: 10 km
Nearby Towns
Durban North
Glenashley, Durban
La Lucia
Mount Edgecombe
Sunningdale


Breakers 211 in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
The popular Breakers resort is located at the northern end of Lagoon Drive right next to the Umhlanga Lagoon Nature reserve. This 2 bedroom, garden unit is well appointed and comes with ducted air-conditioning.
904 Bermudas in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
This 9th floor fully furnished apartment, offers you spectacular views from the main bedroom & living area as far as the eye can see! Sunrises are absolutely awesome!
Villa Siesta in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
Villa Siesta has panoramic sea views and is a modern stylishly furnished, fully serviced Guesthouse situated North of Durban's CBD in upper La Lucia. Ideal for both holiday and business travelers.
304@IPANEMA in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
Beautiful apartment tastefully furnished in modern contemporary style with a huge balcony, which runs across the entire apartment showing off amazing sea views.
41 Licorna Beach in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
Well appointed and tastefully furnished, air conditioned 3 bedroom apartment with 3 bathrooms (main en-suite). Lounge and main bedroom open onto extra large patio with beach and breaker views.

Umhlanga Holidays - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Click here for Umhlanga Rocks Accommodation

The Umhlanga Rocks Area north of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal offers something for everyone. Near-perfect weather all year round makes this tropical paradise especially alluring for sun-worshippers, surfers, scuba divers and fisherman, who can take advantage of the endless opportunities like the magnificent Blue Flag beaches, rock pools and breathtaking coral reefs.

Eco-tourists are also well catered for with many conservation reserves and birdwatching spots. Nature lovers will enjoy walking the Umhlanga Rocks Lagoon Nature Trail - a fascinating hour-and-a-half journey through coastal forest on boardwalks that cross the Umhlanga Ohlange River. Lying just beyond the reserve is the Umhlanga Rocks Hawaan Forest which dates back 18 000 years. Here visitors enter an ancient world of plant, animal and bird life, and over 100 indigenous tree species.

For the avid golfer, the Umhlanga Rocks Area offers several world class golf courses. Challenge yourself at the prestigious North Coast Zimbali Country Club, where the inward nine provides a scenic distraction, or at nearby Beachwood Golf Course located on prime coastal estate right on the water’s edge. Golfers 'in the know' refer to the up-market Umhlanga Rocks area town of Mount Edgecome as a golfers dream destination, with not one, but two outstanding championship golf courses available for both the serious and the social golfer.

Other things to do in the Umhlanga Rocks Area:

On the odd rainy day, visit the Umhlanga Rocks Gateway Theatre of Shopping.
Game in style at Sibaya Casino.
Catch a thrill at the Umhlanga Rocks Natal Sharks Board.

With glorious beaches, nature reserves, shopping malls, hospitable pubs, exciting clubs and excellent restaurants, the Umhlanga Rocks Area is a prime holiday destination, and encompasses Umhlanga Rocks - a premier holiday resort dubbed the 'Riviera' of the KZN North Coast for good reason. Known in Zulu as the 'place of reeds', Umhlanga Rocks not only offers visitors a wonderful beach holiday, but a gateway to the KZN North Coast world heritage sites and safari adventures.

Visit these towns in the Umhlanga Rocks North Coast Area:

Umhlanga Rocks North Coast
Umhlanga Ridge North Coast
La Lucia
Sunningdale
Glenashley, Durban
Mount Edgecombe North Coast
Durban North