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  • Hiking Trails

    Otter Trail

    The Otter Trail has the distinction of being South Africa’s first organized hiking trail, and although it is quite difficult in places, it has never lost its appeal. The Otter Trail winds along the coast from Storms River mouth to the Groot River estuary which is in Nature’s Valley. Its popularity has much to do with the unbeatable coastal scenery, indigenous forest and short daily ...

  • Hiking Trails

    Whale Trail

    South Africa’s varying landscapes provides many stunning hikes for all those interested to participate in. One of these spectacular hikes is the new Whale Trail found in the De Hoop Nature Reserve, near Bredasdorp and Swellendam in the Western Cape. This Coastal trail contains a combination of mountain and coastal walking, so if you are an avid whale and dolphin lover make a note to self, ...

  • East London


    If you ever visit the city of East London on the South East coast of South Africa, the East London Aquarium is a must-see. Opened to the public in December 1931, the East London Aquarium is possibly the oldest public aquarium in the country. Though it is not particularly big, it does have some unique displays that make it a worthwhile stop.

  • Western Cape

    Hout Bay Beach

    The beach of Hout Bay, a suburb of Cape Town, stretches from the starting point of the scenic Chapman’s Peak Drive along the coast to the charming Hout Bay Harbor. The beautiful white sandy beach is one of Hout Bay’s major attractions, with visitors enjoying the cool waters and the carefree atmosphere, and depending on the time of year, holidaymakers may spot some dolphins, or even a whale, ...

  • Eastern Cape

    Hobie Beach

    Port Elizabeth’s Hobie Beach is probably the city’s most popular beach. Though there are various stretches of beach around the city’s coastline, Hobie is the top swimming and entertainment beach. Complete with a pier, close proximity to an entertainment complex, a lifeguard clubhouse, public toilets, showers, swimming pools and even an esplanade, there isn’t much you won't be able to do at ...