Located on the Southeast coast of South Africa, KwaZulu-Natal is renowned for its long, wild and beautiful shoreline on the Indian Ocean. Home to the Zulu Nation, KwaZulu Natal is a melting pot of the cultures and subcultures of South Africa and boasts incredible natural beauty, a warm, year-round climate and a wide variety of cultural and historical attractions.
From the rural to the urban, the sophisticated to the wild, KwaZulu Natal encompasses all the elements that make South African vacations so unique. The metropolitan heart is located in the thriving port of Durban. Filled with a vibrant mix of cultures, this inviting city and its golden, palm-lined beaches, is one of South Africa’s most popular domestic tourism destinations. The nearby historic capital of Pietermaritzburg unlocks the gateway to the tranquil Natal Midlands region and the majestic Drakensberg Mountains. All along the South Coast you’ll find seasonal vacation resorts where visitors are able to explore a wide variety of leisure activities. To the north of the province, lies the Elephant Coast, home to the region’s largest indigenous herd of African elephants, a spectacular African safari experience.
KwaZulu-Natal has a lot to offer, including many tours and trips to spectacular sites where significant colonial battles were fought, amazing beaches, spectacular scenery and some of the warmest and most inviting people you’re likely to meet.