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


34 Sea Lodge in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
This beautiful modern apartment comprises of 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, open plan lounge and dining room, fully equipped kitchen (washing machine, tumble drier, dishwasher), DSTV package and DVD player and a balcony with spectacular sea views.
903 Bermudas in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
This 9th floor luxurious furnished apartment, offers you spectacular views from the main bedroom & living area as far as the eye can see! Sunrises are absolutely awesome!
4 Glitter Bay in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
The apartment which overlooks the Indian Ocean comprising a large lounge, dining corner, fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and patio overlooking the ocean. You can enjoy the ambience of this seaside village with all of the best ...
Zeranka Lodge Bed & Breakfast in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
30 METERS from the beach!!!!!! We offer luxurious and comfortable accommodation with a variety of options to our guests. English / continental breakfast served in the dining area. We invite you to experience South African hospitality at its finest.
The Lazy Lizard in Umhlanga Area, KwaZulu-Natal
The Lazy Lizard is very conveniently situated with easy access to the local beaches, shopping malls and many other attractions. We are less than 2 km from the promenade and the main swimming beach

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