Day Trips

With so many things to do in KwaZulu-Natal and many of then achievable in a day trip from Durban, we thought it was about time we shared our favorites and started listing more! For us it’s all about family fun, adventure, excitement and relaxation. We want you to explore everything around Durban and have fun doing so. Here are the day trips that we have taken from Durban.

Day Trips to the 1000 Hills

Day Trips to the Midlands

Day Trips to the Drakensberg

  • Head out and view the Bushman Rock Art at Main Cave at Giants Castle.
  • Take a trip up Sani Pass into Lesotho and enjoy lunch at Africa’s highest pub.
  • Visit the Kamberg Rock Art Center in the Drakensberg.

Day Trips to the Battlefields

Day Trips to the Elephant Coast

  • Visiting St Lucia and the Eastern or Western Shores.
  • Experience the thrill of the Big 5 at the Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve.

Day Trips to the South Coast

  • Swim with sharks at Aliwal Shoal.
  • Visit the “Smallest Desert” in the world!

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Get the Blood Flowing With Adventurous Day Trips

  • Go swimming with sharks at Aliwal Shoal.
  • Experience Whale watching off Durban’s beaches.
  • Learn to surf at these hot spots.
  • Go sky diving or enjoy a microlight flight over Durban.
  • Enjoy a zip-line adventure at Kranzkloof and Oribi Gorge.
  • Get the blood flowing with a visit to Giba Park.

Day Trips to Animal Parks & Centers

Hiking Day Trips Around Durban

  • Explore Krantzkloof Nature Reserve in 1000 Hills
  • Enjoy a walk through nature at Springside Nature Reserve in Hillcrest
  • PheZulu Safari Park now offer walks
  • The Harold Johnson Nature Reserve is an hour away from Durban and worth the trip