Durban Beach Getaway - A Travel idea for South Africa

International Travel | South Africa

Golden Mile in Durban - Photo Courtesy Creative Commons
UShaka Dolphin Show - Photo Courtesy Amada44
Suncity Casino - Photo Courtesy Akidjoh
Durban Views - Photo Courtesy Simisa

Durban is the largest city in KwaZulu-Natal and a popular beach getaway in South Africa. The Golden Mile is a popular stretch of beachfront in Durban having a promenade and has become a hub of hotels, bars, nightclubs and restaurants. Golden Mile forms the tourist hub of Durban and makes Durban a renowned beach getaway.

There are many attractions right on the Golden Mile such as uShaka Marine World (South Beach) and Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World (North Beach). The area is characterised The wide stretch of golden sands, artificially separated by various piers, provides excellent opportunities for sunbathers and swimmers to enjoy the sub-tropical sunshine and warm waters of the Indian Ocean.

Other areas to visit are Blue Lagoon (a popular hangout, picnic and fishing spot), Mini Town (miniature replica of Durban), Moses Mabhida Stadium, Snake Park, Traditional markets, The Skate Park in (For skateboarders) and The Surfing Museum.

Golden Mile has made Durban into a popular beach getaway that is visited all round the year especially during June-July and December-January (when it is peak season).

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