Activities and Family Activities in Durban
Take a walk along the promenade on the 'Golden Mile'. This popular stretch of golden sand is separated by various piers – providing excellent opportunities for sun bathers and swimmers to enjoy the subtropical sun and warm waters of the Indian Ocean. Durban is famous for its water lifestyle and offers you activities like kayaking in the Umgeni River, jet skiing in the Blue Lagoon, yachting from the harbour, and many more. If you enjoy surfing, this city was made for you. Durban has some of the best waves on the planet!
North Beach is one of the main beaches in Durban and is easily accessible from the Marine Parade that stretches along the Golden Mile. It's known for its good surf conditions and facilities for body boarding, paddle skiing, skateboarding, swimming and sun bathing. The beaches are safe and protected by a series of shark nets and patrolled by life savers. North Beach also offers you a number of delicious dining spots.
With its year-round sunny climate and lush, natural environment, it's no wonder that Durban is a golfer’s paradise. Its beautiful scenery provides a breath taking backdrop for numerous golf courses around the city. From sea views to indigenous forest, and even courses with wild game! You can spend a week in Durban and play a diﬀerent course every day.